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Christina Prieto

Christina Prieto

  • Year:
  • Hometown:
    La Mirada, Calif.
  • High School:
    La Mirada
  • Position:
  • Events:

Get to Know your Poet……….

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

A: 15, The coach asked me to come out. I went out to give it a try and fell in love. 

Q: Why did you choose your specific event(s)?


Q: What’s your favorite food(s)?

A: French Fries

Q: What’s your favorite music/band?

A: Drake

Q: What is your favorite quote?


Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: Hercules 

Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?


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

A: I love that if you work hard your results will show. 

Q: Who is your favorite sports hero?

A: Coach Joe Velazco 

Personal Information:

Parents Names: Delia and Salvador Prieto

Siblings Names: Victoria Prieto

Hometown: La Mirada, Calif. 

Previous School Attended: La Mirada High School

Major: Kinesiology (Sports Management Emphasis)

Minor: Gender Studies 


* 2016 Field Athlete of the Year