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Akilah Vargas

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Brooklyn, N.Y.

High School:
Boys and Girls

Event:
CC & Middle Distance/Distance

Birthdate:
05/12/1985

VILLANOVA: Breakthrough junior year where she won the indoor and outdoor BIG EAST titles in the 800m...placed third in the NCAA Regionals in the 1500m to qualify for the NCAA Championships for the first time in her career...will lead the middle distance events.

PERSONAL: English major ... youngest of four children of Bette Vargas ... born 5/12/85.

PERSONAL BESTS:

800m - 2:07.52

1500m - 4:19.68

Mile - 4:48.01

MAJOR INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS:

800m - 1st (2007 BIG EAST)

DMR - 2nd (2006 BIG EAST)

DMR - 6th (2006 NCAA)

800m - 7th (2005 BIG EAST)

4x800m Relay - 1st, 8:53.34 (2005 BIG EAST)

MAJOR OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS:

800m - 1st (2007 BIG EAST)

1500m - 3rd (2007 NCAA Regionals)

1500m - 12th (2007 NCAA)

DMR - 1st (2006 Penn Relays)

800m - 2nd (2006 BIG EAST)

4x800m Relay - 1st (2005 BIG EAST)

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