Athletics hosted the first-ever student-athlete graduation ceremony.
2012 - Did not compete.
2011 - Did not compete.
2010 - Redshirt season.
2009 - Placed third in the steeple against USC (11:10.13) ... Ran a lifetime-best 11:05.85 in the steeple at the RJ/JJK Invite (#9 in UCLA history) ... Also had a top 1500m time of 4:45.09.
High School - Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country ... Also earned two letters in basketball ... Served as team captain for the 2007-2008 cross/track seasons ... 2007 all-state honoree in cross country ... First athlete from her school to qualify for the state meet in cross country ... All-league and All-CIF honoree in cross country and track and field ... Was the 2008 Pacific League champion in the 800m ... Team's Most Outstanding Performer for cross country in 2006 ... Named school's Most Outstanding Runner twice for track and field and once for cross country ... Prep bests of 2:18.98 in the 800m, 4:58.79 in the 1600m and 11:05.00 in the 3200m.
Personal - Born June 6, 1990 in Monterey Park, CA ... Daughter of Jesse and Rio Martinez ... Has no siblings ... Chicana and Chicano Studies major.
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