AS A FRESHMAN IN 2014
USTFCCCA All-Academic ... Won the 400 meters with a personal best time of 57.17 at the All-Cal Championships (3/8) ... Made her collegiate debut for the Tritons at the Rossi Relays (2/22), running the anchor of the 4x400 relay team that won first place ... Placed second as part of the 4x400 relay squad at the CCAA Championships (5/3) ... Also ran on the winning 4x400 relay teams at the All-Cal Championships (3/8), the San Diego Collegiate Challenge (3/15), the Soka Peace Invitational (4/19), and the Oxy Invite (5/10) ... Won the 200 meters at Soka Peace Invitational with a time of 24.85.
Competed for D&V in Oceanside for one year (2012).
A 2013 graduate of Carlsbad High School ... All-Avocado West League (AWL) First Team as a senior, when she won AWL titles in the 400 meters and 4x400 relay and placed first in the 4x400 at CIF Championships ... All-AWL Second Team as a junior in the 200 meters and 4x400 ... Best times included 12.87 in the 100, 26.36 in the 200 and 55.98 in the 400 ... Best long jump was 16’11” ... Broke school and AWL record in the 400 ... Competed in cross country as a freshman and junior.
Born Jan. 22, 1995 in Poway ... Parents are Romel and Yolette Lopez ... Has a younger sister named Erica and a younger brother named Brandon ... NanoEngineering major at Muir College ... Breaking school and league records in the 400 is her most memorable moment in track to date ... Hobbies include gardening, reading, redecorating and writing ... Favorite movie is Skyfall ... Loves salmon ... Her father is her greatest influence ... Mexican and Filipino in ethnicity.