Arizona State: Garnered a pair of All-America honors on the track in his true freshman year... ran the 800m leg of the national runner-up distance medley relay at the indoor championships... earned his second All-America honor outdoors after placing 10th overall at the national meet... 2009 Outdoor: Qualified regionally for the 800m run with a season-best time of 1:49.40 at the Sun Angel Track Classic... won the Double Dual... 2009 Indoor: Provisionally qualified for the NCAA Championships twice in the 800m run... set a personal best and the second-best time in school history by running 1:49.44 at the Iowa State Last Chance meet... took ninth at the MPSF Championships in the same event... 2008 XC: Ran in a pair of races toward the end of the season... placed ninth at the Mesa Thunderbird Invitational... finished 66th at the Pac-10 Championships... 2008 Outdoor: Earned his second All-America honor of the year as he finished 10th overall in the 800m run at the NCAA Outdoor Championships... ran a personal-best 1:48.27 in the semifinals of the 800m at nationals... placed third (1:49.26) at the regional meet... earned USTFCCCA All-Region honors... also earned regional accolades after helping 4x400m relay finish fourth as a late addition to the squad due to injury... capped the year competing in the U.S. Junior Championships and finished second overall in the 1,500m run (3:49.44)... 2008 Indoor: Ran the 800m leg of the national runner-up distance medley relay at the NCAA Championships... team finished second in a school-record time of 9:32.49... earned All-America honors for their finish... also ran on the DMR that finished second in the MPSF with a then-school-record time of 9:32.80... ran two individual 800m races on the season... clocked an indoor personal best of 1:49.87 at the Husky Classic... placed fifth in 1:51.68 at the MPSF Championships... 2007 XC: Redshirted.
High School: A 2007 graduate of Prosser High School (Prosser, Wash.)... lettered four times in track & field and twice in cross country... earned All-America honors in the 800m in both 2006 and 2007... ranked in the national Top 10 in the 800m, 1,500m and mile events as a senior... 2006 national indoor high school 800m champion... won state titles in the 800m as a sophomore and junior... state champion in the 1,600m run as a sophomore... placed second in 1,600m and third in the 800m as a freshman at the state meet... finished third nationally in the 800m run in 2005... won regional and district titles in the 800m run in 2004, 2005 and 2006... ran the second-fastest 800m in the nation as a senior at 1:49.94... his time of 1:49.94 ranks second all-time in the state of Washington while his indoor mile time of 4:10.12 is a state record... his time of 4:15 in the 1,600m run as a freshman stands as the second-fastest in U.S. freshman history... also holds the freshman state records in the 800m and 1,600m runs... holds school records in the 400m, 800m and 1,600m events.
Personal: Majoring in sociology... parents are Carlos and Brigida Barbosa... has four siblings: brothers Carlos Jr., Herbert and Ivan and sister Verenice... born March 15, 1989, in Prosser, Wash.... hobbies include hunting and fishing.
Personal Bests 800: 1:48.27 1500: 3:45.49
In NCAA Championship Meets
2008 OTF 800m Run (s) 1:48.27 * 10th
2008 ITF Distance Medley (f) 9:32.49 * 2nd
* Indicates All-America honors attained