Miguel Galvez
Miguel Galvez
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Pacoima, Calif.
High School: San Fernando HS
College: LA Valley College
Position: Distance
EXP: 3V

NORTHRIDGE - 2011
Miguel Galvez ran an outdoor season-best 4:21.46 in the 1,500 meters at the Tiny Lister Classic at Cal State LA ... did not compete during the indoor season ... competed in two cross country meets during the fall, running a season-best 32:49.5 at the UC Riverside Invitational.

2010
Galvez ran a season-best 2:01.16 in the 800 meters at the Bryan Clay Invitational (Apr. 16) at Azusa Pacific ... also ran a season-best 4:15.05 in the 1,500 at the Tommie "Tiny" Lister Classic at Cal State LA (Apr. 24) ... did not compete during the indoor season.

2009
Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons for the Matadors.

LOS ANGELES VALLEY COLLEGE
Competed in both track and cross country at L.A. Valley College in Valley Glen, Calif. ... earned All-Western State Conference honors in the 4x400 relay and was fifth in the 800 meters at the conference meet ... earned his associate of arts degree in 2008 in liberal studies.

SAN FERNANDO HIGH SCHOOL
Earned varsity letters in track at San Fernando High School in San Fernando, Calif. ... earned All-Valley Mission League honors as a senior in 2005-06 ... finished third in both the long jump and triple jump in both 2005 and 2006 ... graduated in 2006 with a 3.2 grade point average.

PERSONAL
Born August 31, 1988 in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico ... mother is Consuelo Bravo ... has two brothers, Francisco and David and one sister, Jessica Pena ... his mother attended Guadalajara University ... favorites include actors Johnny Depp and Cate Blanchette, the TV show "South Park", the movie "A Few Good Men" and the bands Foo Fighters and The Killers ... major is Kinesiology.