Jayson Perez
Jayson Perez
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: El Monte, Calif.
High School: South El Monte HS
Position: Distance
Experience: 1V

Jayson Perez was born on Jan. 16, 1992, in Bellflower, California... his parents are Jaime and Lupe Perez of South El Monte... he graduated (2010) from South El Monte High School where he competed in the 800, 1600 and 3200 meter races and the 4x400 relay... he also played varsity basketball... at Cal State Fullerton he also runs cross country... he placed 44th at the 2010 Big West Conference championships... on March 19, 2011, he won the 3000 meters at the Trojan Invitational at USC in 8:41.66... he enjoys playing the drums and appreciates art... his favorite movie is "Despicable Me."