Liya Assefa
Liya Assefa
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Milwaukee, WI
High School: Wauntosa East
Collegiate Bests
5K (XC) 19:45
High School Bests
800r 2:23
mile 5:20
4K (XC) 15:07
After taking freshman year off from competitive running, will be joining the Bulldogs' distance squad as a walk-on...High School - A four-time state qualifier in cross-country...Broke the school record for 4k cross-country (15:07) and was a member of the record-breaking DMR and 4x800-meter relay teams in track...Captain of Wauwatosa East's cross-country and track teams senior year...Recognized as a WIAA scholar-athlete, Wauwatosa East scholar-athlete, and All-state team honorable mention.