Alexander Huggins
Alexander Huggins
Year: Senior
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.
Position: Sprints

2017-2018 Track 

Competed in seven meets for his junior year. Set a new personal best in the 400m at the Jim Bush Invitational with a 48.95 clocking, his first time under 49 seconds. Huggins was also part of the 4x400m relay squad that finished second at the invite in 3:14.97. Took first at the Cal Poly Dual with the 4x400m relay team with a time 3:15.41. Set another personal best at 400m at the Big West Conference Championships where he finished 12th in the prelims in 48.90. Finished the season in the 4x400m relay where the team finished second in 3:12.20, his first time scoring at the conference meet and the first podium finish for a Gaucho 4x400m since 2013. 

2016-2017 Track 

Did not compete. 

2015-2016 Track

Competed in five meets for his first season in uniform. Set a new personal best in the 400m at the Big West Double Dual, clocking 49.05 to finish 5th. 

2014-2015 Track
Redshirt season.  

Prep
Huggins come to UC Santa Barbara via Dublin HS where he excelled in the sprinting events. Named Dublin Track's MVP, Huggins established a new school record in the 400m after recording a 49.90 one lap effort for the Gaels. Huggins was named the K-Bell Invitational Athlete of The Meet after capturing the 200m event title in a new PR time of 22.29. He also played baseball and basketball for the Gaels. 

Personal 
Son of Alvin and Christine Huggins...Majoring in Psychology...Aspires to become a Sports Psychologist...Enjoys spending time with friends and playing paintball...Favorite move is Top Gun...Favorite aspect of collegiate track is "the traveling."

Collegiate Bests

400m - 48.90 (2018 Big West Conference Championships) 

Big West Conference Championships 

2018 - 400m, 12th, 48.90

2018 - 4x400m Relay, 2nd, 3:12.20

Prep Bests 

200m - 22.29

400m - 49.90