Chelsea Wishard
Chelsea  Wishard

Lawai, Hawai'i

High School:
Kauai HS




PEPPERDINE TRACK 2011: Did not compete ... Left school as its record holder in the 800m (2:19.70) and 3K (10:04.01).

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2010: Set new varsity records in the 1500m and 3K ... In the 1500m, recorded a time of 4:39.35 at the Cal/Nevada Championships (3/28) ... Also clocked the team's top-six times in this event ... In the 3K, registered a time of 10:04.01 at the Cal State Northridge Invitational (3/13) in her lone appearance in this event ... Posted a season-best 2:26.93 in the 800m at the UC Irvine Invitational (3/20).

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2009: Did not compete.

PEPPERDINE TRACK 2008: Set school records in the 800m (2:19.70) at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational and in the 1,500m (4:45.64) at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational ... Also ran the 3,000m.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Kauai (Hawaii) High School in 2007 ... Ran four years on the varsity track and cross country teams ... Was the state champion in the 1500 meters her junior and senior years ... Holds the Kauai Interscholastic Federation records in the 800 meters (2:21), 1,500 meters (4:51) and 3,000 meters (11:01) ... Her cross country team won KIF championships all four years ... Was awarded cross country and track MVP her sophomore, junior and senior years.

PERSONAL: Born in Hilo, Hawaii ... Daughter of Harry Wishard and Laurie Smith Wishard ... Sister of Kunani and Ka'ahu Wishard ... Public relations major ... Chose Pepperdine because "of the location and the opportunity it offered me to excel academically and spiritually."

FAVORITES: Favorite TV shows are The O.C. and Desperate Housewives ... Favorite book is The Devil Wears Prada ... Favorite thing about running is "the feeling of success you feel when you complete a hard workout or do well in a race. Not only do you feel great physically, you feel mentally great as well."

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