Photos of the Pepperdine Invitational, held in Alumni Park, taken by Jeff Golden, Stephen Wandzura and Roger Horne.
PEPPERDINE XC 2013: Ran in four meets as a freshman ... Best 6k time was 28:43.6 at the Santa Clara Bronco Open and best 5k time was 25:08.8 at the Mark Covert Classic.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Corona del Mar High School, located in Newport Beach, Calif., in 2013 ... Was an accomplished rower for four years ... Was part of first-place teams at the 2011 NARF, Head of the AMerican and Long Beach Invitational ... Was part of the California Scholarship Federation and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
PERSONAL: Born in Orange, Calif. ... Daughter of Richard and Ann Woods ... Has one sister, Sarah, who also attends Pepperdine ... Majoring in biology ... Chose Pepperdine because "it's the next best place to where I already live, Newport Beach."
FAVORITES: Enjoys cooking and baking ... Favorite thing about running is "being outside instead of working out in the gym."