|Hometown:||San Fernando, Calif.|
|High School:||San Fernando HS|
|Previous College:||Glendale CC|
NORTHRIDGE - 2011
David Perez ran a season-best of 58.87 in the 400 meter hurdles at Cal State LA's Tiny Lister Classic ... clocked a season-best 54.93 in the 400 meters at the Aztec invitational and 24.80 in the 200 meters at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational ... did not compete during the indoor season.
Perez finished 19th in the prelims of the 400 meter hurdles at the Big West Championships ... ran 58.27 but did not qualify for the final ... posted a season-best 57.43 at the Occidental Invitational (May 8) where he placed 22nd ... did not compete during the indoor season.
Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.
GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Spent two seasons at Glendale Community College in Glendale, Ariz. ... was a hurdler for coach Ralph Neighbors ... posted a 3.2 grade point average in his two years.
SAN FERNANDO HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered in track, football and wrestling at San Fernando High School in San Fernando, Calif. ... was the Valley Mission League champion in the 300 meter hurdles in 2004 and 2006 ... also earned honorable mention all-league honors in wrestling ... the Tigers won the league title in football in 2004 ... graduated ni 2006.
Born September 8, 1988 in San Fernando, Calif. ... parents are Veronica and Steven Perez ... has two brothers, Esteban and Nicholas and one sister, Victoria ... favorites include the Dallas Cowboys and running back Marion Barber, the TV show "House of Payne" and the movie "Harlem Nights" ... says his greatest moment in sports was "becoming league champion in the 300 IH in 2006" ... says the toughest thing about being an athlete is "keeping up with everyone else" ... major is Kinesiology.