Maier finishes third at NCAAs

Although there were no personal records set this past week at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa, three of the seven Bears who qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships placed in the top 10 of their events. Junior Deborah Maier completed her outstanding 2012 season with a third place finish,
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Maier, Reilly take lead for Bears in weekend races

The Cal track and field team had a weekend of record-breaking performances in a variety of events. The Don Kirby Invitational held Friday in Albuquerque, N.M., as a one-day event featured mostly jumping and sprint events while the Flotrack Husky Indoor Classic lasted Friday and Saturday in Seattle and saw
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Maier races to NCAA Championships with teammates

This Monday at the LaVern Gibson Championship Course in Terre Haute, Ind., senior Deborah Maier will approach the chalk line again at the NCAA Championships. Looking across the line last year, Maier saw Villanova star Sheila Reid and a little farther down Georgetown All-American Emily Infeld. Behind her was nothing
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Maier, Cal women qualify for national meet

Seniors Deborah Maier, Taylor Dutch and Chelsea Reilly have been working in the shadow of the men’s cross country team over their Cal careers. This Saturday at the West Regionals in Stanford, Calif., the women finally emerged, earning a berth to the NCAA Championships for the first time in 23
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Talent on display this Saturday at Pac-12 Championships

The strongest cross country conference this year is not the Big Ten, SEC or Big-12. It’s the Pac-12, a conference filled with perennial powerhouses and some of the nation’s top runners. They will all be competing this Saturday at the Pac-12 Championships run on Wigwam Golf Course in Litchfield Park,
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Bears badger competition at Wisconsin Invitational

Three hundred runners pushing, shoving and elbowing could have been a major roadblock for the Cal women’s cross country team this past Friday in Madison, Wis. However, with senior Deborah Maier in the driver’s seat, the Bears were able to negotiate the traffic to finish seventh in the Wisconsin Adidas
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