Ramos, Weekes sign with Cal State East Bay

Distance runners Gavin Ramos (a Las Lomas High graduate) and Norman (Will) Weekes (Castro Valley) have signed with Cal State East Bay, the university announced Tuesday.
Last year, Ramos was ninth in the Diablo Foothill Athletic League boys cross country championship race and 16th in the North Coast Section Division III boys championship race. He also was seventh in the 1,600 meters in the DFAL track and field championships.
Weekes is a junior college transfer from Las Positas/Chabot College. He was eighth in the 2011 Coast Conference men’s cross country championship race and was a key contributor for a Las Positas team that reached the California community college state cross country championships. He also was fourth in the Northern California track and field championship meet this year in the 1,500 meters (3 minutes, 58.27 seconds).

Phil Jensen