Indoor/Outdoor Track & Field

Ricardo Lira-Martinez

Ricardo Lira-Martinez

  • Year:
    Fr.
  • Hometown:
    Bassett, Calif.
  • High School:
    Bassett
  • Position:
    Distance
  • Events:
    Distance

Academic Major/Minor:

French

Career Highlights:

High School:

  • League Champions (2016,2017)
  • Placed 2nd in 1600 Meter (2018)
  • Placed 3rd in 4x4 Relay (2018)

Why Whittier College:
"Small College and close to home."

Personal:
Parents: Josefa Martinez and Sergio Lira 
Siblings: 
Hometown:
Bassett
Previous School:
Bassett High School
Hobbies:
Hiking, exploring, learning french, watching soccer. 
Admired Athlete:
Cristiano Ronaldo because he holds himself to a high standard and always strives for more.