|Clara Cid -
AS A SENIOR (2012)
Indoor: Bettered all of her previous personal-bests ... placed ninth at the C-USA Championship with a PR time of 9:57.87 in the 3,000 meters - the fourth-fastest time on UAB's all-time list ... finished ninth at the Vulcan Invite with a personal-best mile time of 5:01.98 ... raced to a 5,000 meter time of 17:02.98 to place 15th at the Meyo Invite ... crossed the line in seventh place in the same event with a time of 17:20.67 at the C-USA Championship. Outdoor: Set a career-best in the 1,500 meters with a time of 4:36.95 at the Samford Invite ... took first in the same event at the Alabama Relays with a time of 4:38.53 ... finished fifth in the 5,000 meters with a time of 16:55.39 at the C-USA Championship ... ran to a time of 36:10.99 in her first-ever 10,000-meter race at the Mt. Sac Relays ... placed sixth in the same event with a time of 36:30.24 at the C-USA Championship.
AS A JUNIOR (2011)
Indoor: Redshirted. Outdoor: UAB's top finisher in the 5,000m (17:45.03) at the Alabama Relays ... placed third in the same event with a time of 17:32.09 at the Mt. SAC Relays ... won the 3,000m at the Vanderbilt Invitational with a personal-best time of 10:06.02 ... top finisher for the Blazers at the C-USA Championships in the 5,000m, running a personal-best 17:12.65.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010)
Indoor: Ran an indoor-best 3,000m at the C-USA Championships (10:07.32). Outdoor: Ran an outdoor-best 5,000m at the Mississippi Open (17:47.85) to take the event title ... placed ninth in the 1,500m at the LSU Alumni Gold (4:50.85) ... crossed the line in 18:16.21 in the 5,000m at the Sea Ray Relays to place 12th.
AS A FRESHMAN (2009)
Indoor: Ran to an eighth-place finish in the 5,000m run at the Houston Opener (18:21.97). Outdoor: Ran the 1,000m run in 5:05.66 at the Alabama Relays to finish in 26th place ... placed 32nd in the 1,500m run at the War Eagle Invitational (5:09.38) ... recorded a season-best time of 4:57.34 in the 1,500m run at the Ole Miss Invitational.
Attended I.E.S. Félix De Azara in Zaragoza, Spain ... coached by Jesús Romero ... placed fourth in the 1,500m at the Indoor Spain Championships ... came in eighth at the Cross Country Spain Championship ... placed fifth in the 1,500m at the Outdoor Spain Championship.
Full name is Clara Cid ... born Feb. 16, 1990 ... daughter of Juan Carlos Cid and Ángela Oreja ... majoring in business.