|Hometown:||La Crescenta, Calif.|
|High School:||Crescenta Valley|
Off the Track at MIT: Majoring in mathematics.
Prior to MIT: Three-time letter winner in both cross country and track and field at Crescenta Valley High School... Team leader for both cross country and track as a junior and senior... All-Area First Team and All-League First Team... Won the Coaches Award and the Outstanding Distance Runner Award... Also won the Power of the Pack Award and the Outstanding Freshman Award... Sixth-fastest time in school history on their home cross country course... Placed 26th at the California Division I State Championships and ninth at the Mt. SAC Sweepstakes Race in cross country... Second-fastest runner for one of the top five teams in California... Was 29th overall in cross country in the state of California... Ranked sixth in this high school class of 700... National Honor Society president... Senior Class VP... Delagate of California's Youth and Government Program... Free tutor for low income students... AP Scholar with Distinction and a Presidential Scholar.