Julian Sandoval
Julian Sandoval
Year: Jr.
Hometown: El Monte, Calif.
High School: El Monte
Position: Distance
Events: Distance

Get to Know your Poet……….

Q: At what age did you begin doing track & field?

A: I found my passion for running from my 4th grade teacher

Q: What’s your favorite food(s)?

A: Pizza, Tacos, Fried Chicken, Spaghetti, Orange Chicken

Q: What’s your favorite music/band?

A: Coldplay

Q: What is your favorite quote?

A: "God has given me the ability.  The rest is up to me" / "Believe, Believe, Believe" - Billy Mills

Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: A Bugs Life

Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?

A: It felt like a place I could learn without boundaries

Q: What part of Whittier College track & field do you like the most?

A: My teammates make my Whittier College experience something I will always cherish the rest of my life

Q: Who is your favorite sports hero?

A: Billy Mills, Wilma Rudolph

Personal Information:

Parents Names: Arcelia Sandoval

Siblings Names: Jose, Alandra, and Cassandra

Hometown: El Monte, Calif.

Previous School Attended: El Monte High School

Major: Kinesiology


  • 2017 - Whittier College Athlete of the Year
  • 2016 & 2017 - Cross Country Division III National Qualifier
  • 2016 - SCIAC Runner of the Year
  • 2016 - USTFCCCA All-Academic West Region
  • 2015 - Mission Valley League 3200m Champion
  • 2014 - MVL 3200m, 1600m, 800m Champion
  • 2014 - MVL Cross Country Champion