UCSD Track & Field BIO
 Marisa Padilla

Represented UCSD in the 4x400 relay, finishing in second place with a time of 3:49.04 and was a member of the 4x100 relay that took fifth place with a time of 48.16 ... Reprsented UCSD at the CCAA Championships in the 400, finishing in sixth place with a time of 59.13 ... Ran a seasonal-best time of 57.55 in the 400 in the prelims of the CCAA Championships ... Helped the 4x400 relay earn four first-place finishes during the season. 

USTFCCCA All-Region (4x400 relay) ... Represented UCSD in the 4x400 at the CCAA Championships, finishing in third place with a time of  3:49.83 … Represented UCSD in the 4x100 at the CCAA Championships, finishing in fourth with a time of 47.86 …Member of the UCSD 4x400 relay team that finished in 3:45.54 at the California Collegiate Invitational, the sixth best time in school history … Ran the 200 in 25.78 at the Pomona Preview … Ran the 400 in 57.29 at the California Collegiate Invitational … Member of the UCSD 4x100 relay team that finished in 48.01 at the All-UC Championships … Member of the UCSD 4x100 relay team that finished in 48.20 at the Pomona Preview. 

Made her collegiate debut for the Tritons at the Rossi Relays (2/22), running the third leg of the 4x400 relay team that won first place ... Also ran on the winning 4x400 relay team at the Soka Peace Invitational (4/19) ... Competed in the 400 meters, running a season-best time of 57.53 at the Cal-Nevada Championships (4/4) ... Competed in the 200 meters and ran a season best time of 26.69 at the All-Cal Championships (3/8).

A 2013 graduate of Saint Francis High School in Mountain View ... Member of 4x400 West Catholic Athletic League (WCAL) champions in 2011 ... Finished first in the 400 meters and second in the 200 in league finals in 2012 and 2013 ... Ran personal bests of 25.48 in the 200 meters and 57.57 in the 400 in 2012 ... Also competed in soccer and cross country.

Born Aug. 10, 1995 in San Jose ... Parents are Ricardo and Alicia Padilla ... Has an older sister named Allison ... Psychology major with a sociology minor at Sixth College ... Most memorable moment was her team winning the 4X400 in her sophomore year of high school to advance to the state championships ... Enjoys art and photography in her spare time ... Roots for the San Francisco Giants and Golden State Warriors ... David Beckham is her favorite athletes ... Top movie is 50 First Dates ... Listens to Smallpools and Arctic Monkeys ... Loves sushi ... Her mother is her greatest influence.

Position: Sprints
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fremont, CA
High School: Saint Francis HS
College: Sixth
Major: Psychology
Experience: 3 Letters
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