Harmen Kang
Harmen Kang
Year: Junior
Hometown: San Jose
High School: Archbishop Mitty HS
Events: Distance
Major: Electrical Engineering

UC Santa Cruz Success:

  • 2017-18: Cross Country - Opened sophomore campaign at the Pacific Union Collegiate Invitational running 29:56.7 for a third place finish...Had a huge personal best of 26:34.8 at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational.
  • 2016-17: Cross Country - Made his UCSC Cross Country debut at the NDNU Argo Invitational running 23:54 placing 22nd overall...Competed at the UC Riverside Invitational running 27:50...Competed at the Pacific Union Pioneer Classic running 30:24 and placing 7th overall...Competed at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational running a personal best off 27:49...Competed at the Banana Slug Invitational running 28:27 for 11th place.Track - Ran 16:33.64 for 5000m at the Kim Duyst Invitational...Ran a new personal best of 16:20.09 for 5000 at the Hornet Invitational...Improved to 16:09.78 for 5000m at the East Bay Invitational...Ran 16:09.78 for 5000m at the Sacramento State Invitational for 7th place.

High School/Club Success:

  • Competed in Cross Country and Track & Field for the Archbishop Mitty High School Lions.
  • 2015 Cross Country Scholar-Athlete Award
  • 2014, 2013, 2012 Cross Country Coach's Award


  • Cowell College
  • Born January 20th, 1998
  • He is the son of Manjit and Harjinder.
  • Favorite thing about UCSC: There are a lot of nice trails on around campus.
  • Graduation Goals: Become an engineer that works on things like power plants, power grids, and electrical infrastructure.
  • Favorite Athlete: Tom Brady
  • Favorite Superhero: Hawkeye
  • Favorite Color: Green
  • Hobbies: Play video games, watch sports, and play football.