Alec Nguyen
Alec Nguyen
Height: 5-11
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Rosemead, Calif.
High School: Rosemead
Major: Chemical Engineering

2018: Competed in three events, including finishing 109th at the Purple Valley Classic with a time of 28:15.8... Finished 56th in the sub-varsity race at the NEICAAA Championship in 27:40.53... Placed 62nd at the NEWMAC Championship, crossing in 29:25.

Off the Trail at MIT: Majoring in chemical engineering.

Prior to MIT: Four-time letter winner in cross country and three-time track and field letter winner at Rosemead High School... Team captain of both teams from 2016-2018... 2014 Cross Country Rookie of the Year... Won the 2015 Coach's Award... 2016 Academic Athlete... 2017 MVP... Mission Valley League Scholar-Athlete from 2016-2018... Cross Country CIF-SS Finals Qualifier... School-record holder in the distance medley relay and the 4x800m relay... Class valedictorian... Member of the National Honor Society... Member of the California Scholarship Federation Club... Vice-president and president of the Engineering Club... Won the 2016-2018 Rosemead High School Academic Achievement Award... Gates Scholarship Scholar... National Science Olympiad Medalist... National AP Scholar... County of Los Angeles Certificate of Recognition for the Science Olympiad.