Draven Hawk
Draven Hawk
Year: Senior
Hometown: Scotts Valley
High School: Scotts Valley HS
Events: Middle Distance

2018 NCAA Cross Country All-West Region; Association of Division III Independents Cross Country First Team

2017 Association of Division III Independents Cross Country First Team

2017 NCAA Division III Qualifier


NCAA DIII Cross Country National Championships

  • 2017 – 153rd, 25:46.7

UC Santa Cruz Success:

  • 2017-18: Cross Country - Opened season at the Las Positas Invitational running 21:56.3 for 4 miles...Had a huge personal best running 25:52.2 at the Sacramento Capital Cross Challenge...Had another personal best running 25:39.7 at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational as a member of the School Record setting Team Time...moved to third all-time with an all-region 5th place finish at the NCAA West Regional Championships of 25:29.5...Regional performance is the third best place at the West Regional Championships and best for a UCSC runner since 1982...Made NCAA National Championships debut in Elsah, IL running 25:46.7 for 153rd place...Named to the 2017 Association of Division III.

  • 2016-17: Track - Banana Slug track and field debut came at the East Bay Invite running the 800m in 2:01.64 and running a fast leg on the 4x400m relay...Ran the second fastest time in school history running 50.95 in the 400m at the Sacramento State Open...Moved to second all-time at UC Santa Cruz running 1:57.60 in the 800m at the West Coast Last Chance Meet.

  • 2015-16: Cross Country - Made UC Santa Cruz debut at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational running 26:43.0...Competed in his first West Regional Championships just missed earning all-region honors with a 45th place finish of 27:24.3.

High School/Club Success:

  • Competed in Cross Country and Track & Field for Scotts Valley High School Falcons.

  • Finished 18th at the 2014 CIF Division IV Cross Country State Meet


  • Favorite thing about UCSC: Natural Reserves and Being by the Ocean.

  • Graduation Goals: Ecologist or Wildlife Biologist

  • Favorite Color: Sky Blue

  • Hobbies: Biking, Going to the Beach, Hiking, and Pottery.