Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Lezo Urreiztieta
Lezo Urreiztieta

Tucson, Ariz.

High School:
Canyon Del Oro





No. 2 Time In UA History Set By Jen Bergman

Senior Jen Bergman clocked a personal-best time in the 5K that ranks as the second best in Arizona history.


T&F To Compete In 55th Annual Mt. SAC Relays

The No. 22 men's and No. 6 women's track and field teams will compete at the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif.


Track and Field Hosts Jim Click Shootout

On Thursday, competition begins at 11 a.m. MST, Friday's competition starts at 10 a.m. and Saturday's meet will begin at 9 a.m.


Track Cats to Compete at Stanford Invitational

The University of Arizona Wildcats No. 20 men's and No. 3 women's track and field teams will compete in the Stanford Invitational this weekend in Palo Alto, Calif.


T&F To Host Willie Williams Classic

On Thursday, strictly high school compeition occurs, beginnning at 3 p.m. MST. On Friday, the collegiate portion of the meet starts at 3 p.m. and the high school portion starts at 10 a.m. On Saturday, both college and high school will begin at 10 a.m.

2012: Indoors, Urreiztieta clocked a personal-best time of 8.37 in the 60-meter hurdles at the Boise State Team Challenge and the Lumberjack Invitational ... He finished in 10th place at the MPSF Championships in the preliminary portion of the event, clocking a time of 8.56 ... Outdoors, Urreiztieta posted a personal-best time of 14.62 in the 110-meter hurdles at the Pac-12 Championships, taking ninth place in the preliminary round ... At the UA-ASU-NAU Double Dual, he finished in third place with a time of 14.67.

HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Canyon Del Oro High School, Urreiztieta was a first team all-conference and all-region selection his senior year ... He was also first-team all-region and second-team all-city his junior year ... The Dorados were state championships runners-up in 2010 and 2011 ... Holds the school record in the 110-meter hurdles and was the 2011 state champion in the event ... Received the President's Award For Educational Excellence.

PERSONAL: He is the son of Izaro and Melissa Urreiztieta ... Has a brother, Gaizka ... He aspires to be a reconstructive plastic surgeon, so he can help people who have been in serious accidents.