Michelle Botello
Michelle Botello
Year: So.
Hometown: Anaheim, Calif.
High School: Canyon HS
Position: Distance

OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD FRESHMAN (2014): Did not compete for the Titans during the 2014 outdoor track and field season. 

CROSS COUNTRY FRESHMAN (2013): Competed in seven events during the season…placed in the overall top-30 in three events…ran a season-best 17:50 over the 5K course at the Inter-Region Jamboree in Sacramento, Calif., on Oct. 4, finishing 47th overall...posted her best finish at the CSUSB Invite on Sept. 28, covering the 6K course in 23:46.2 to finish 16th overall and eighth among CSF participants…competed at Fullerton’s Mark Covert Classic on Aug. 31, posting a 43rd place finish with a mark of 19:50.2…concluded the season with the Titan Invitational in first place among the CSF runners and 58th overall, logging a time of 19:42.0 at the 5K event on Oct. 25.

CANYON HIGH SCHOOL
Ran cross country and track for the Comanches under head coach Patrick Bendzick... set personal best times in the three-mile run (18:04), 5k (19:20), 1600m (5:22), and 3200m (11:38).

PERSONAL 
Born in Fountain Valley, Calif... parents are Mario and Maria... has one sister, Noelle... majoring in kinesiology and wants to become a physical therapist after graduation... favorites include: the beach (place to run) and the Oregon Distance Project (athletic team).