A 2016 graduate of Granite Hills High School in El Cajon ... Competed in track and field and played two years of varsity soccer ... Scholar-Athlete and Team MVP ... Helped team win Francis Parker Cup championship ... In 2016, recorded personal-best marks in long jump (19'11") and high jump (6'2") ... Played for United Soccer Club.
Born Jan. 16 in San Diego ... Parents are Bill and Cheryl Crotty ... Has an older brother named Liam who plays soccer at Cornell, and two younger sisters named Sealan and Caoilinn ... Uncle competed in high jump at Princeton ... One aunt ran hurdles and played basketball at Princeton, and another aunt played basketball at Cornell ... Mechanical engineering major at Revelle College ... Has aspirations to get a master's degree and work for a space agency after completing UC San Diego undergraduate degree ... Most memorable track and field moment was going to the CCAA Conference, being with the team, and helping each other get better ... Top UC San Diego memory was team color night as a freshman when he didn't know many people but got to see everyone make a fool of themselves during various activities ... Enjoys archery, drawing, painting, reading, skateboarding, and rock climbing ... Favorite movie is Saving Private Ryan ... Listens to Foo Fighters, Social Distortion, and The Clash ... Loves coffee ... Favorite athlete is Edwin van der Sar.