Kyle Cepeda
Kyle Cepeda
Year: So.
Hometown: Warrenville, Ill.
High School: Wheaton Warrenville South

PERSONAL-BEST 8K - 25:06.58 - UAA Championship - 10/29/2016

--2016 All-Midwest Region Cross Country (27th)
--2015 All-UAA Second-Team

2016-17: Ran to a career-best 25:06.58 time at the UAA Championship on Oct. 29 to help the Bears to Co-Champion status ... Earned all-UAA Second-Team honors ... Helped WashU advance to the NCAA Championship race as a team with a time of 25:26 at the Midwest Regional hosted by Oshkosh in which the Bears placed fourth, while earning All-Midwest Region honors with the 27th fastest time ... Finished 129th out of 280 runners at the NCAA Championship in Louisville, Ky. with a time of 25:34.3 to help WashU place fourth ... Academic all-UAA for cross country ... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

2015-16: Finished second in the Greenville Duel with a time of 20:24 ... Ran a season-best 26:10.01 at the SIUE John Flamer Invite to finish 19th.

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner in cross country and track & field at Wheaton Warrenville South High School ... Three-time All-Conference, All-Regional and All-Sectional honoree in cross country (2012-14) ... Cross country state qualifier 2012-14 ... Selected as cross country team MVP as a senior ... Academic All-Conference ... IHSA Academic Achievement Award.

PERSONAL: Majoring in electrical engineering with a minor in Spanish ... Son of Marro and Dawn Cepeda.