Larissa Davis
Larissa Davis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Riverside, Calif.

High School:
Martin Luther King HS

Last College:
Riverside College

Position:
Distance

04/28/2012

Davis, Edwards Perform Well In Irvine

UNLV gets a win from Larissa Davis in the steeplechase at the adidas/Steve Scott Invitational.

04/26/2012

Rebels Shine In Twilight Open

Danielle Rios, Larissa Davis win events at CSULA's Twilight Open.

03/25/2012

Rebels Claim Nine First-Place Finishes

UNLV racks up three relay wins, six individual titles at Pasadena Games this weekend.

UNLV: Transferred to UNLV after spending freshman and sophomore years at Riverside Community College (Riverside, Calif.) ... A one-time Academic All-Mountain West Team member (2011) ... Earned the conference's scholar-athlete award once (2010-11).

2011 - Cross Country: Ran in five meets, including the Mountain West Championships ... Fastest 4K time was 16:13 at the Nevada Twilight Classic ... Fastest 5K time was 20:05 at the UNLV Desert Invitational ... Fastest 6K time was 23:11.74 at the Northridge Invitational ... Finished 55th (24:13.4) at the MWC Championships (6K).

2011 - Track & Field: Ran in six outdoor meets ... Participated in the 1500m run (twice), 3000m steeplechase (twice), 5000m (once) and two mile (once) ... Fastest 1500m run time was 5:10.55 at the Steve Scott Invitational ... Fastest 3000m steeplechase time was 12:22.27 at the UCSD Triton Invitational ... Ran the 5000m run in 19:51.74 at the UNLV Classic ... Ran the two mile in 12:29.48 at the Baldy Castillo Invitational ... Ran in three indoor meets ... Participated in the mile (twice) and 3000m (twice) ... Fastest mile time was 5:42.34 at the Jacksons Invite ... Fastest 3000m time was 11:29.82 at the Jacksons Invite.

2009/2010 - Riverside Track & Field: Participated in 22 meets between 2009 (11) and '10 (11) ... Ran the 200m, 800m, 1500m, 3000m, 5000m and 3000m steeplechase ... Fastest 200m time (30.65) was set in a tri-meet 2009 ... Fastest 800m time (2:27.94) was set at the Ben Brown Invitational in 2010 ... Fastest 1500m time (4:50.04) was set at the Orange Empire Conference Championships in 2010 ... Fastest 3000m time (10:33.46) was set at a tri-meet in 2010 ... Fastest 5000m time (17:58.95) was set at the Occidental Distance Carnival in 2010 ... Fastest 3000m steeplechase time (10:56.01) was set at the Southern California Finals ... Owned the team's top performances in the 3000m and 5000m in 2010, and the 3000m steeplechase both years ... Steeplechase mark was the second-best in the nation, and broke school and Southern California records.

2008/2009 - Riverside Cross Country: Participated in five meets between 2008 (two) and '09 (three) ... Fastest time was 19:04 at the Orange Empire Conference Championships (5k).

High School: A 2008 graduate of Martin Luther King HS in Riverside, Calif. ... Lettered four time in both cross country and track ...Helped the Wolves to Ivy League championships each year in both sports.

Personal: Larissa Marie Davies was born on Nov. 12, 1990, in Riverside, Calif. ... The daughter of Chris Davis and Denise Carlson ... Has three siblings: Jacob, Logan and Anna Christine ... Majoring in sociology.

 
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