Abby Buckhoff
Abby Buckhoff
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Santa Clarita, Calif.
High School: Golden Valley HS
Position: Distance

GOLDEN VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year varsity letter winner in both cross country and track for the Grizzlies under head coaches Ron Evans, Chris Evans, and Marc Minasian... during her senior year she was elected co-captain of the cross country, awarded the Joan Benoit Samuelson Award, and was a member of the first Foothill League Championship in track... was named to the All-Foothill League for cross country in 2012... set personal best times in the 3200m (11:16), 5000m (19:01), and three-mile run (17:57).

PERSONAL 
Born in Tarzana, Calif... parents are Donald and Michelle... has one brother, Casey... is a twin (Casey)... majoring in communications... wants a career with a major entertainment corporation after graduation... chose Fullerton because of the communications and business program... lists vintage shopping, bike riding, hiking, and swimming among some of her hobbies.

FAVORITES
Place(s) to Run: Beach
Athletic Team: Angles, Lakers, LA Kings, Anaheim Ducks
Athlete(s): Lolo Jones
Movie(s): 500 Days of Summer, Pretty in Pink, 16 Candles, LOL, Drive, 13 Going on 30
Musical Artist(s): Best Coast, Phoenix, Kings of Convenience, The Beatles, Lana Del Ray
Book(s): The Great Gatsby
Actor/Actress: Ryan Gosling
Food: Italian, Smoothies, Salads, Ice Cream