The women's 5,000-meter race will start at 8 a.m. and the men will run 8,000 meters at 8:45 a.m.
2011: Indoors, Ramirez competed at the MPSF Championships in both the 3K and 5K, running 8:20.16 and 14:31.51, respectively ... Outdoors, he set a personal best at Mt. SAC relays in the 5,000-meter run with a time of 14:33.89 ... He finished sixth at the dual meet between Arizona State and Northern Arizona in the 3,000 meters, running 8:48.62.
2010 (XC): Ramirez opened the season with a time of 28:28.5 at the George Kyte Classic, finishing in 28th place for the 8,000-meter race ... Finished 15th at the Dave Murray Invitational, running 4.25 miles in 22:01.73 ... At the Desert Twilight Cross Country Festival, Ramirez finished eighth, running three miles 15:25.2 ... Clocked an 8K time of 26:04.3 at the Pre-Nationals ... At Pac-10 Championships; Ramirez ran 8,000 meters in 25:04.87.
2010: Redshirted the season.
2009 (XC): At the George Kyte Classic, he finished in 17th place with an 8K time of 26:42.3 ... He finished in 29th place at the Dave Murray Invitational, running 4.25 miles in 22:39.00 ... He ran at the Notre Dame Cross Country Invitational with a time of 25:15 in the 8,000-meter race ... At the Pre-Nationals, he had an 8K time of 25:57.0 ... Competing at the Pac-10 Championships, Ramirez ran 8,000 meters in 24:52.53.
HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Vista Murrieta High School, Ramirez was the team captain from 2007 to 2009 ... He was a first team all-conference selection his senior year ... He holds the school record in the 1,600 meters with a time of 4:15.
PERSONAL: He is the son of Noe and Ermila Ramirez ... One of five children ... Majoring in management information systems.