Indoor/Outdoor Track & Field

Melissa Tobias

Melissa Tobias

  • Year:
  • Hometown:
    Norwalk, Calif.
  • High School:
    Santa Fe
  • Position:
    Pole Vault

Get to Know your Poet……….

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

A: Age 14; It looked like a lot of fun

Q: What’s your favorite food(s)?

A: Hamburgers and Spaghetti

Q: What’s your favorite music/band?

A: Billy Joel

Q: What is your favorite quote?

A: "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself" - FDR

Q: What is your favorite movie?

A: A Beautiful Mind

Q: Why did you choose Whittier College?

A: It's close to home and because of the small class sizes

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

A: I like our teams continuous growth

Q: Who is your favorite sports hero?

A: Yelena Isinbayeva

Personal Information:

Parents Names: Gregorio and Maria del Rosario Tobias

Siblings Names: Jessica, Eduardo, Julissa, Aracely, Yareli

Hometown: Norwalk, Calif.

Previous School Attended: Santa Fe High School

Major: Social Work & Spanish


  • MVR - Cross Country (2015)