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Track and field: Cal’s Deborah Maier honored

By Jeff Faraudo
Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at 12:40 pm in Track and field.

Cal’s Deborah Maier, the NCAA runnerup in indoor 3,000 and 5,000 meters, was named the 2012 National Scholar-Athlete of the Year for indoor track and field by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

Maier, a political science major, sports a 3.82 grade-point average. She also placed 11th at the NCAA cross country championships as a junior last fall, the best showing by a Cal runner in 24 years.

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    Not to be confused with the equally successful Debbie Meyer, whose green bags keep my produce fresh for days on end.