Emily Apodaca
Emily Apodaca
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Whittier, Calif.
High School: La Serna
Position: Sprints

Get to Know your Poet……….

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

A: 5; wanted to be like my sister

Q: What’s your favorite food(s)?

A: Burgers

Q: What’s your favorite music/band?

A: R&B

Q: What is your favorite quote?

A: "Be the change you want to see in the world."

Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: Freedom Writers

Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?

A: Strong Social Work program

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

A: Training

Q: Who is your favorite sports hero?

A: Allyson Felix

Personal Information:

Parents Names: Ed Apodaca

Siblings Names: Elyssa & Eddie Apodaca

Hometown: Whittier, CA

Previous School Attended: La Serna High School

Major: Social Work


*4x4 Record Holder for Track

*400 meter Del Rio League Champion (2010, 2011, 2012)

*4x1 La Serna Record Holder

*4x4 La Serna Record Holder

*200 Del Rio League Champion (2010, 2011)