Juan Ambriz
Juan Ambriz
Year: Junior
Hometown: Riverside, CA
High School: John W. North HS
Position: Distance/Steeple

2018 Cross Country

Ran in three meets for his second cross season. Set a season's best time of 26:09.1 for 8k at the Santa Clara University Bronco Invitational. 

2017-2018 Track 

Ran in five meets for his first track season as a Gaucho. Set a season's best time of 3:57.72 for 1500m at the Big West Challenge Cup. 

2017 Cross Country

Competed in five meets for his first season in uniform. Opened up with a 27:10.0 at the UCSB Lagoon Meet in his first collegiate 8k. Posted at personal best at the Titan Invitational to finish 29th overall in 25:19.4. 

2016-2017 Track

Redshirt season. Clocked 3:57.12 for 1500m at the Bryan Clay Invitational running unattached. 

2016 Cross Country

Redshirt season.


Graduated from John W. North HS. Recorded PR's of 4:18 in the 1600m and 9:28 in the 3200m. Coached by Steve Alvarez and Milton Browne.


Parents are Juan and Estela Ambriz...Majoring in Chemistry...Wants to go into the Medical Field...Hobbies are exploring and traveling...Fun Fact: was electrocuted by a fence during a run.

Collegiate Bests 

1500m - 3:57.12 (2017 Bryan Clay Invitational)