Regina Salinas
Regina Salinas
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Corpus Christi, Texas
High School: Incarnate Word HS
Position: Distance

2012 CROSS COUNTRY (FRESHMAN): Competed in five meets during the season … finished with a time of 14:36 at the Rice Invitational (9/14) in her first collegiate race … recorded a time of 20:16.9 in the women’s 5k race at the Islanders Splash (9/28) to place 24th … came in 31st place with a time of 23:15.0 at the Southland Conference Championships (10/26).

HIGH SCHOOL: Competed at the 2011 Islander Splash and clocked a time of 12:19.00 in the two mile, improving her finish of 12:50.30 from 2009 ... set a personal-best record of 11:35.20 in the two mile at the UTSA Invitational to place seventh ... placed second in the two mile at the TAPPS State Cross Country Championships and at the UTSA Invitational in 2010 ... posted a new personal record in the 5000m at the Nike South Invitational on with a time of 19:46.90 as a junior ... set a personal-best time in the 3200m at the TAPPS State Cross Country meet to place third ... also played basketball for two years ... joins current distance runner Alexandria Rossi from Incarnate Word.

PERSONAL: Born Regina Alexandria Salinas on Dec. 14, 1993, in Corpus Christi, Texas ... parents are Edalio and Rebecca Salinas ... major is political science.