Alex Valadez
Alex Valadez
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Anaheim, Calif.
High School: Santiago Canyon
Previous College: Santiago Canyon


Q: At what age did you begin playing golf?

A: 12; Loved the game from the get go

Q: What's your favorite food (s)?

A: Sushi/Poke/Pizza

Q: What's your favorite music/band?

A: Sleeping with Sirens

Q: What is your favorite quote?

A: "Yesterday is not what it could've been as were most of all the day before. But I swear today with every breathe I'm breathing in, I'll be trying to make it so much more." 

Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: Bruce Almighty

Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?

A: Great staff and athletic recruitment/Great education and golf program

Q: What part of Whittier College golf do you like the most?


Q: Who is your favorite sports hero? 

A: Jason Day


Parents names: Angela Batta and Gilbert Valdez 

Siblings: Fishers Valadez, Victoria Batta, Joseph Batta

Hometown: Anaheim, CA

Previous school attended: Santiago Canyon College 

Major: Buisness Administration


* Coara Thespian Award

* Publicity Commisioner 2013

* Golf of the Year 2009-2013