|High School:||Katella HS|
CROSS COUNTRY SOPHOMORE (2014): Competed in six events, placing in the overall top-35 on four occasions…ran a season-best 5K time of 18:26.2 at the Highlander Invitational on Oct. 18, also finishing a season-best 20th overall and third among CSF runners...competed at the Big West Championships in Riverside, Calif., on Nov. 1, covering the 6K course in 22:56.8 to finish 46th overall and fifth among Fullerton participants…concluded the season at the NCAA West Regionals in fifth place among the CSF runners and 209th overall, logging a time of 24:00.9 at the 6K event in Stanford, Calif., on Nov. 14.
OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD FRESHMAN (2014): Competed in eight events for the Titans during the outdoor track and field season... in the 800-meter run she posted a career-best mark of 2:26.08 at the UC Riverside Invitational on March 29... ran the 1500-meter twice and had her best performance of 4:51.04 (9th place) at the UC Irvine Spring Break meet on March 22... mainly ran the 3000-meter steeplechase and had her best race of the season at the Big West Championships when she finished 10th with a time of 11:40.21... at the Ben Brown Invitational she placed 22nd in the 5000-meter run with a time of 18:16.60.
INDOOR TRACK & FIELD FRESHMAN (2014): Competed in five events for the Titans during the 2014 indoor track and field season... ran the one-mile run four different times with her personal best of 5:14.60 coming on Feb. 7 at the Husker Invitational... was also part of the first ever women's distance medley relay team (12:18.89) at Fullerton and helped the Titans finish eighth at the University of Washington Invitational on Jan. 31...her highest finish of the season came at the Boise State Team Challenge in the one-mile run when she posted a time of 5:23.66 to place eighth.
CROSS COUNTRY FRESHMAN (2013): Competed in seven events during the season…placed in the overall top-25 in four events…ran a season-best 18:00.7 over the 5K course at the Highlander Invitational on Oct. 19, finishing 12th overall...posted her best finish at the CSUSB Invite on Sept. 28, covering the 6K course in 23:00.3 to finish fifth overall, and third among Fullerton participants…competed in Fullerton’s Mark Covert Classic on Aug. 31, finishing in 11th place with a mark of 18:55.9 at the 5K event…at the Big West Championships, she was third among the CSF runners and 31st overall, logging a time of 23:58.1 at the 6K event in San Luis Obispo, Calif., on Nov. 2…concluded the season competing in another 6K event in Sacramento, Calif., at the NCAA West Regionals, logging a time of 22:12 while finishing in 162th place overall and third among Fullerton participants.
KATELLA HIGH SCHOOL
Three-year varsity letter winner in both cross country and track for the Knights under head coaches Kristin Goossens and Martha Pinto... holds the school record for the 1600m (5:08)... also set personal bests in the 800m (2:24), 3200m (11:52), and three-mile run (18:26).
Born in Antioch, Calif.... mother is Pilar...has three brothers, Jonathan, Caleb, and Dimitri... majoring in business... chose Fullerton because of the location... lists knitting and drawing as some of his hobbies... Santa Ana River Bed (place to run), Los Angeles Lakers (athletic team), Kobe Bryant (athlete), The Jonas Brothers, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Smiths, The Strokes (musical artists), "Writ of Execution," "Where the Red Fern Grows" (books), and Italian (food).