Anakin Mares
Anakin Mares
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: La Puente, Calif.
High School: Bishop Amat
Events: Sprints
Major: Economics
Eligibility: Fr.

As a Freshman (2018-19): Helped the Pioneers to a first-place finish in the 4x100 meter relay at the Pacific Luau Invitational ... Set a new personal record in the 100 meters with a time of 11.45 to place third at the Pacific Luau Invitational ... Helped the Pioneers sweep the top-3 positions in the 200 meters at the Linfield Jenn Boyman Memorial Invitational with a time of 23.48 to place 3rd.

Prior to the Pios: All-League Second Team (Track and Field), Four-time Scholar-Athlete.

Why Lewis & Clark?: Gave me the opportunity to further my education and continue competing in the sports that I love in an encouraging atmosphere that felt like home.

FOOTBALL

As a Freshman (2018-19): Played in all nine games ... Finished third on the team in tackles with 40 and had one tackle for loss, one interception and seven pass break-ups ... Had first career interception on Nov. 3 at Whitworth ... Had a career-high seven tackles on Oct. 6 against Puget Sound ... Made first career appearance on Sept. 8 against Pomona-Pitzer and had three tackles.