|Hometown:||Huntington Beach, Calif.|
Get to Know your Poet……….
Q: At what age did you begin doing track & field?
A: I began running track as a 9th grader at the age of 14 because I wanted conditioning for soccer, but then track became much more important.
Q: What’s your favorite food(s)?
Q: What’s your favorite music/band?
A: Alternative Rock
Q: What is your favorite quote?
A: "To give anyting less than your best is to sacrifice the gift." -Steve Prefontaine
Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: McFarland, USA
Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?
A: WC helped me so much financially I would be able to run track and cross country, and I like attending a small college.
Q: What part of Whittier College track & field do you like the most?
A: I like the friendship, teamwork, and intensive training the most.
Q: Who is your favorite sports hero?
A: Landon Donovan
Parents Names: Laura Saldana & Joel Del Carmen
Siblings Names: Joel, Diego, Ana, & Selena
Hometown: Huntington Park, CA
Previous School Attended: Bell High School
Major: Physics, Political Science
*Best Distance Runner for High School