Celinda Manzo
Celinda Manzo
Year: Jr.
Hometown: La Mirada, Calif.
High School: La Mirada HS
Position: Distance
Experience: HS

CAL STATE FULLERTON
TRACK & FIELD SOPHOMORE (2013):
Competed in six events, one indoor, for the Titans during the 2013 season...finished 11th in the 3000-meter run at the Run for the Dream event in Fresno, Calif., on February 17 after finishing with a time of 10:40.60...had her best 1500-meter time, 4:52.85, at the Beach Invite in Cerritos, Calif...posted her best finish of the season at the Pomona Preview in the 1500-meter run when she finished eighth (5:02.10).  

CROSS COUNTRY SOPHOMORE (2012):
Ran in four cross country meets for the Titans this season...posted her best 5k time of 19:38 at the Titan Invitational on Oct..19, finishing 81st overall...posted her best 6k time of 23:12.1 to finish 79th at the UC Riverside Invitational on Sept. 15...competed at the Big West Conference Championships and finished 70th overall with a time of 23:31.5. 

CROSS COUNTRY FRESHMAN (2011): Ran in every cross country meet save for one for the Titans as a freshman... finished 63rd in a time of 19:24.0 over the 5K course at the Titan Invitational at Oct. 21... also ran a 19:25.70 to finish 92nd at the 5K Bill Dellinger Invitational on Oct. 1... ran her best time of the season with a 23:24.9 to finish 61st at the Big West Conference Championships on Oct. 29.

LA MIRADA HIGH SCHOOL
Competed four years in cross country and track under for the Matadors head coach Ralph Casas... posted top times in the three-mile (18:00) and 1,600m (5:19) as a junior.

PERSONAL
Born in Los Angeles... parents are Juan and Ubertina... has a brother, Juan, and a sister, Marlene.

FAVORITES
Place(s) to Run: Ranch Market
Athletic Team: Los Angeles Lakers
Movie(s): White Chicks, Man on Fire
Book(s): The Kite Runner
Food: Mexican Food