First year throws coach for Glendale Track and Field, while competing in the sport at Eagle Rock High School for 4 years and at Whittier College for 3 years. Graduated with Honors from Eagle Rock High School in 2011, and recently graduated in the Spring of 2016 from Whittier College with a B.A. in Political Science and as a member of the National Political Science Honors Society, while competing for Whittier's Track and Field program as a thrower. Main throwing events were the Javelin with a best mark of 130'1" and the Shot Put with a best mark of 34'5", while also throwing the Discus. Was a two-time Student Scholar-Athlete Award winner, as well as being a member of the SCIAC All-Academic team two years in a row and was named to the Dean's List at Whittier College in the Spring of 2015. Nominated for the SCIAC Men's Track and Field Dixon Farmer Character Award in the Spring of 2016, while being made the throwers captain for the 2016 track season by the head coach.