|| Donald Sage
Stanford: Former NCAA 1500 meter champion returns for his senior season as one of the premier milers in the United States . . . Will be a huge factor once again for top honors at the Pac-10 and NCAA Championships.
2004 Track & Field Season (Junior): Finished third in the 1500 meters at the NCAA Championships in Austin, TX . . . The Pac-10 Championship runner-up in the 1500 meters . . . Placed third in the 1500 meters at the NCAA West Regionals . . . Finished seventh at the U.S. Olympic Trials in the 1500 meters . . . The Big Meet champion in the 1500 meters . . . Ran a season best of 3:40.31 in the 1500 meters at the Cardinal Invitational . . . Ran a season best of 7:54.75 in the 3000 meters indoors, the fourth best time in Stanford history . . . Named an Indoor All-American in the 3000 meters and an Outdoor All-American in the 1500 meters.
2003 Track & Field Season: Redshirted.
2002 Track & Field Season (Sophomore): The NCAA champion in the 1500 meters ... Ran 28:40.12 in his 10,000 meter debut at the Stanford Invitational, the eighth-best time in school history ... Finished third in the 1500 meters at the Pac-10 Championships ... NCAA Indoor All-American in the mile and distance medley relay ... Ran 3:59.49 (#5 all-time at Stanford) in the mile at the Washington Indoor Qualifier ... Winner of the Stanford Block "S" Outstanding Male Sophomore Award.
2001 Track & Field Season (Freshman): The No. 1 ranked freshman in the 1500 meters in the United States ... Finished fifth in the 1500 meters at the NCAA Championships with a time of 3:39.27 a freshman school record and the #6 performance all-time at Stanford ... Placed second at the Pac-10 Championships in the 1500 meters and fourth in the 5000 meters ... The Pac-10 Men's Track & Field Newcomer of the Year ... Qualified for the NCAA's in the 1500 meters with a time of 3:39.99 at the Cardinal Invitational ... Provisionally qualified for the NCAA's in the 5000 meters with a time of 14:04.94 at the Mt. SAC Relays ... Competed in the 1500 meters at the USA Outdoor Championships in Eugene, OR ... Was a NCAA Indoor Champion and All-American as a member of Stanford's winning distance medley relay team ... Competed in the mile at the NCAA Indoor Championships ... Winner of the Block "S" Outstanding Male Freshman Award.
2003 Cross Country Season (Senior): Named All-American for the third consecutive year with a 13th place finish at the NCAA Championships ... Helped Stanford win its second straight NCAA title ... Finished fourth at the Pac-10 and NCAA West Regional Championships to help Stanford win the team titles ... Placed second at the Murray Keating Invitational ... Named first team All Pac-10.
2002 Cross Country Season (Junior): Finished sixth individually at the NCAA Championships to earn All-American honors for the second straight season and help Stanford win the NCAA title ... Named the West Region Athlete of the Year for the second consecutive season after winning his second straight NCAA West Regional title ... Placed third at the Pac-10 Championships to earn First Team All-Pac-10 honors ... Finished second at the Notre Dame Invitational and sixth at the Pre-NCAA Meet Blue race, giving him top six finishes in all five of his races.
2001 Cross Country Season (Sophomore): The 2001 Pac-10 Cross Country Athlete of the Year ... The NCAA West Regional champion ... Named All-American after finishing seventh at the NCAA Championships leading the Cardinal to a runner-up team finish ... Finished third at the Pac-10 Championships and fourth in the Stanford Invitational short course.
2000 Cross Country Season (Freshman): Competed on Stanford's title winning Pac-10 team where he finished seventh overall ... Also helped the Cardinal to a fourth place national finish at the NCAA's as Stanford's third runner ... Named the Pac-10 Cross Country Newcomer of the Year.
High School: Enjoyed an outstanding career at York Community High School ... Won the 1600 and 3200 meter state titles in his junior and senior seasons ... Ran 8:42.90 in the 3200 meters at the state meet, the #2 time in the nation in 2000 ... Ran the 1600 meters in 4:07.3 ... Won the Golden West Invitational mile in 4:04.24 ... Followed that up with a career-best 4:00.29 in the mile at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, the #1 time in the nation in 2000, and #4 for a high school runner in U.S. history ... Helped lead his team to the national high school indoor 4x800 meter relay record, and also the national high school outdoor 4x800 meter relay record ... Won the state cross country title in his senior season ... Finished second at the Footlocker National Cross Country Championships ... National Honor Society member.
Cardinal Catalogue: Science, Technology & Society major ... A third team Academic All-American ... A 2002 and 2004 Pac-10 Track & Field All-Academic selection ... A 2001 and 2002 Pac-10 Cross Country All-Academic selection ... Parents are Don and Gail Sage ... Born October 5, 1981.
Collegiate Career Bests: 1500 meters (3:39.27); Mile (3:59.49); 3000 meters (7:54.75); 5000 meters (14:04.94); 10,000 meters (28:40.12)