Saw first cross country action in the fall ... competed five times indoors in the mile last season and redshirted the outdoor campaign.
2008 (Cross Country): Ran twice for the Huskies, opening the season with a 77th-place finish at the Sundodger Invite then placing 21st at the Cascade Conference Preview.
2007-08: Ran a full indoor track season after redshirting cross country ... competed five times in the mile run, with a season-best time of 4:20.35 at the Husky Classic ... also ran the 800m once in 1:59.41 ... redshirted the outdoor season, competing twice unattached in the 1500m.
High School and Personal: Born in Kodiak, Arkansas ... Parents are Janet Pierson and Alain Aridj ... one younger sister, Emilie Aridj ... also lettered in soccer and wrestling ... placed second at the 2007 Kingco Championships in the 800m and 3rd in the 1600m ... placed in the top-20 at the 2007 4A state track championships in the 800m and 1600m ... earned Coaches' Award in 2006 and High Point Award in 2007 at Woodinville ... plans to major in engineering with a business minor.
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