Daniel Ramos
Daniel Ramos
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Palmdale, Calif.
High School: Palmdale HS
Previous College: Antelope Valley College
Position: Distance

CAL STATE FULLERTON
CROSS COUNTRY JUNIOR (2013): Competed in five events for the 2013 cross-country season…placed in the overall top-30 in three events…ran a season-best 26:14.5 over the 8K course at the Titan Invitational on Oct. 25, finishing 47th overall...posted his best finish at the CSUSB Invite on Sept. 28, covering the 8K course in 27:14.2 to finish 11th overall, and third among Fullerton participants (10 points)…competed in one 4-Mile event on Sept. 14, finishing in 29th place with a mark of 21:03.1 at the Fresno Invitational.

TRACK & FIELD JUNIOR (2013): Competed in five events for the Titans during the outdoor track and field season...finished 19th (9:13.27) in the men's 3000-meter run at the Big West Challenge on April 12 in Irvine, Calif...participated in the 5000-meter run three times having a personal best time of 15:51.10 at the Ben Brown Invitational on March 8-9 in Fullerton, Calif...competed in the 1500-meter run once having a time of 4:16.09 (91st) at the Beach Invite in Cerritos, Calif. on April 19-20. 

CROSS COUNTRY JUNIOR (2012):
In his first season with the Titans, Ramos participated in five out of the six team meets for Cal State Fullerton...he ran a season best 26:41.8 on an 8k course at the Santa Clara Bronco Invitational to finish 52nd overall. Ramos helped the Titans finish 5th at the Mark Covert Classic in Brea, Calif. with a time of 27:11 finishing 49th (39 points). 

ANTELOPE VALLEY COLLEGE
Ran two seasons for former Cal State Fullerton All-American Mark Covert at Antelope Valley College... had personal bests in the four mile (20:41), 5K (15:49), 3K (9:11), and 1500m (4:14).

PALMDALE HIGH SCHOOL
Ran three years of varsity cross country under head coach Jamie Williams... also rank three years of track and played tennis for two years... finished fourth in the Golden League finals as a senior... Golden League doubles champion as a senior in tennis.

PERSONAL
Born in Panorama City... parents are Jose and Ludy... has three brothers (Ricky, Davey, and Adrian) and a sister (Wendy)... majoring in kinesiology... lists video games, paintball, and movies among his hobbies and interests... favorites include: Mammoth Lakes (place to run), Mark Covert (athlete), Saving Private Ryan, Click, Butterfly Effect (movies), "The Lovely Bones" (book) and Facebook (website).