UCSD Track & Field BIO
 Michelle Woodruff

Produced UCSD's second-best mark in the high jump of 5'4.25" at the San Diego Collegiate Challenge (3/9).

Competed in the high jump for two seasons at El Camino College in Torrance (2011-12) ... Warriors were California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) state champions during her freshman year (2011) ... Set personal-record jump of 5'3" in the high jump at the California Relays, placing second overall as a freshman (2011) ... Broke personal record with a leap of 5'7" at the Coast Team Invite to win the high jump as a sophomore (2012) ... Her leap of 5'6" at the Cal State Fullerton Benny Brown Invitational won her the event while placing her third on the ECC all-time list, and made her the state leader during her sophomore year (2012).

A 2010 graduate of Redondo Union High School in Redondo Beach ... Cleared 4'10" in the high jump during the CIF-SS Division II prelims, where she tied for 24th overall as a junior with the Sea Hawks (2009) ... Tied for sixth overall after leaping 5'0" at the Bay League Championships as a senior in the high jump (2010) ... Also ran cross country, in which she was named Junior Varsity Girl's MVP as a sophomore (2007).

Born March 20, 1992 in Torrance ... Parents are Robert and Denise Woodruff ... Has an older brother named Ben, who competed in track and field at Long Beach State ... Communication major with a minor in law and society at Muir College ... Plans to obtain her master's degree and possibly pursue law school in the future ... Clearing 5'7" during her second year at El Camino College to become the state leader at the junior college level, third on El Camino's top 10, and setting the meet record, is her most memorable track and field moment ... Hiking, being outdoors and playing soccer are among her hobbies ... Roots for the Los Angeles Angels and Dodgers ... Her favorite athlete is Jesse Williams ...  Remember the Titans is her favorite movie ... Listens to Pepper, Sublime and 311 ... Loves In-N-Out ... Her family, friends and coaches from El Camino are among her greatest influences.

Position: Jumps
Year: Junior
City/State: Redondo Beach, CA
Other College: El Camino College
College: Muir
Major: Communication
Experience: Junior College
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