Tucker Cera
Tucker Cera
Year: So.
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C.
High School: Millbrook
Events: Distance


800-Indoor 2:01.32 Friday Night Opener 1/11/2019
Mile-Indoor 4:25.50 Keck DII Invite 2/3/2018
800-Outdoor 1:57.88 Rose-Hulman Twilight 4/20/2018
1,500-Outdoor 3:51.49 NCC Gregory Final Qualifier 5/16/2019

Placed seventh in the 800m at the Friday Night Opener on Jan. 11 with a season-best time of 2:01.32.
NCAA National Championship qualifier in the 1,500m (3:51.49) ... Earned All-UAA honors by placing third in the 1,500m (3:58.51) and as a member of the second place finishing 4x800m relay (7:44.38) ... Placed 16th out of 20 competitors in the 1,500m at nationals with a time of 4:01.87 ... Placed second at the NCC Gregory Final Qualifier with a season-best time in the 1,500m (3:51.49).

INDOOR: Ran to a season-best mile time of 4:25.50 at the Keck DIII Select on Feb. 3.
OUTDOOR: Helped the Bears to the University Athletic Association (UAA) Outdoor Track & Field Championship as a member of the 4x800m relay winning team (7:44.29) ... Ran to a season-best time as the fourth best WashU performer in the 1,500m (3:57.99) at the UAA Championships on April 29.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track & field while serving as the team captain his junior and senior seasons at Millbrook High School … All-conference four times … 1,600 conference champion … Eight-time academic all-conference … Personal-best: 800m-1:55; 1600m-4:19; 3200m-9:32; 5k-15:27 … School record holder in the 4x800 relay (7:50.8) and twice earned conference champion status in the event.

PERSONAL: Majoring in mechanical engineering … Son of Susan and Peter Cera.