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Preston Cates
Preston Cates

Preston Cates

R-So | Distance | Boulder, Colo. / Fairview HS/Western State

Freshman (2018)
Began his first indoor season at the Simmons-Harvey Quad (Jan. 20) competing in the mile where he finished with a time of 4:24.08 … Continued his season at the Razorback Invitational (Jan. 27) finishing fifth in the 3,000 with a time if 8:27.80

High School
A two-time cross country letterwinner and a one-time track and field letterwinner … Also a four-year letterwinner in wrestling at Fairview … Placed 21st at the Colorado State Cross Country Championships to help Fairview High School to a third-place finish in Class 5A … Career-bests are 4:34 (1600), 9:58.69 (3,200) and 16:06 (5,000).

Personal
Son of Tre and Jennifer Cates … Has one sibling; Trevor Cates.