Cross Country at Mark Covert Classic - Aug. 30, 2014
Photos by Jeff Golden
Junior (2016-17) Competed in five races in cross country … Placed 7th at the Mark Covert Classic with a time of 25:42.0 (Sept. 3) … Took 20th with a time of 26:30.0 at the WCC Preview (Sept. 17).
Sophomore (2015-16) In cross country... competed in four meets... season best 8k time was 25:26.4, set at the Cal State Fullerton Titan Invitational (Oct. 23)... WCC All-Academic Honorable Mention selection...
Freshmam (2014-15) In cross country... competed in five meets... season best 25:58.5 8k at the WCC Preview Meet... In track... best time during his rookie campaign were 2:04.07 in the 800m at the Triton Invitational (Apr. 25), 3:57.86 in the 1,500m at the California Collegiate Invitational (Apr. 4), 8:40.80 in the 3,000m at the West Coast Quadrangular and 15:22.67 in the 5,000m at the Oxy Invitational (May 9)... his mark in the 3k broke the Hong Kong Men's National Record while his 1,500m best time broke the Hong Kong Junior Record...
High School Was a three-sport athlete at West Island School in Hong Kong... holds two cross country school records... Hong Kong Schools Sports Federation (HKSSF) Championship second place finish in 2013-14... HKSSF Championships first place finish in 2013-14... Fourth place at the 2012 China Schools Intersport Cross Country Championship... in track, he holds five high school records... Hong Kong National Champion in the 1,500m in 2013 and 2014... placed first in the 1,500m and second in the 5,000m at both the 2013 and 2014 HKSSF Championships... placed first in the 800m and 1,500m at the 2012 HKSSF Championships... placed sixth in the 800m and 1,500m at the 2013 Asian Schools Track and Field Championships... also played one year of soccer.
Personal Hideo Harry Loasby was born June 7, 1996, in Chai Wan, Hong Kong... parents are Yuko Hirahara and Mark Loasby... has two older sisters, Natsumi and Mayako, and one younger brother, Jiro... has been involved in the Sedan Chair Race and the 24 Hour Race - Running to Stop the Traffik... Urban Studies major.