Matt Arruda
Matt Arruda
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Hawthorne, Calif.
High School: Mira Costa HS
Events: Distances

CAREER ACCOLADES

2018 All South Coast Conference Second Team

SOPHOMORE (2018 - CROSS COUNTRY)

Came in 7th place at the Palomar Invitational (21:45)...Came in 6th place at the Golden West Invitational (21:29)...Came in 37th place at the Master's University Invitational (26:08)...Came in 13th place at the Mt. Sac Invitational (21:55)...Came in 13th place at the South Coast Conference Finals (20:39)...Came in 21st place at the Southern California Regional Championships (20:10)...Came in 21st place at the CCCAA State Championships (20:55)

FRESHMAN (2017 - CROSS COUNTRY)

Came in 58th place at the CCCAA State Cross Country Championships (21:38)...Came in 46th place at the Southern California Regional Championships (22:24)...Came in 22nd place at the South Coast Conference Championships (22:27)....Came in 32nd place at the Mt. Sac Invitational (22:29)...Came in 20th place at the Irvine Brubaker Invitational (22:32)...Came in 46th place at the Golden West Cross Country Invitational (23:33)...Came in 33rd place at the Southern California Preview Invitational (22:30)...Came in 34th place at the Biola Invitational (26:56)

HIGH SCHOOL

A 2017 graduate of Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach, California… A two-year varsity member for the Mustangs under head coach Roberto Calderon  in the Bay League…Ran his PR in the mile (4:28) and two mile his senior year (9:34)

PERSONAL

Born in Hawthorne, Calif…Son of Ken and Cathy Aruda....Majoring in architecture....Has two siblings Luke and Jessie...Favorites include Matt Centrowitz (Runner), LA Kings (Sports Team), Jonathan Quick (Athlete), Burgers (Food), Star Wars (Movie)