Alvin Go
Alvin Go
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Torrance, Calif.
High School: West Torrance HS
Position: Hurdles

UC Santa Barbara
Part of the 4x400m relay squad that took third at the USC Trojan Invitational with a time of 3:12.53...Set a new personal best wit the 4x400m relay by placing second at the Cal/Nevada meet with a time of 3:11.95.

Go narrowly missed qualifying for the 400m hurdles finals at Conference after running 54.35, which placed him ninth in a field that advanced eight runners...Was a member of the 4x400m relay squad that placed third at Conference with a time of 3:10.56...Took fourth in the 400m hurdles at the Bryan Clay invitational with a personal best of 54.00...Took sixth in the 400m hurdles at the Oregon Relays with a time of 54.24...Other noteworthy 400m hurdles performances included third place at the Big West Challenge Cup (54.64), second at the Cal Poly Invitational (54.50), fifth at Ben Brown (54.95) and second at the Cal Poly dual meet (54.11).

Qualified for the Big West Championships by running a 55.67 in the 400m hurdles at the Big West Challenge Cup...Ran 55.94 in a qualifying heat at the Conference Championships...Also anchored the 4x400m relay at Conference...Competed at the Stanford Invitational and took 17th place in the 400m hurdles at 57.06...Was second at the Soka Invitational at 58.69...Won the Gaucho Round-Up at 57.10.

High School
Competed in the middle distances at West Torrance, and will use this experience to take-on the 400m hurdles at UCSB...Coached by Paolo Wagner.

Listens to rap music and likes skating and bike rides...Sometimes reads books on the roof of his house...Member of the Asian-American Christian Fellowship.

Collegiate Career Bests
400m H - 54.00 
(Bryan Clay Invitational, 4/17/2009)