|Hometown:||Santa Clarita, CA|
|High School:||Valencia HS|
VALENCIA HIGH SCHOOL
Kimberly Newton competed in both cross country and track at Valencia High School in Valencia, Calif. ... competed for coach Jeff Gilkey in both sports ... reached the CIF prelims and finals at Mt. SAC for the Vkings in cross country in 2014 ... cross country personal best was 18:48 ... graduated in 2014 with a 3.68 grade point average.
Born July 20, 1996 in Woodland Hills, Calif. ... parents are Ruth and John Newton ... has two sisters, Natalie who attends CSUN and Beverly ... both parents are CSUN graduates ... favorites include the Los Angeles Dodgers, distance runner Jordan Hasay, the TV show "Criminal Minds" and the music of One Direction and Carrie Underwood ... says the toughest thing about being an athlete is "staying mentally strong during hard workouts" and the best thing is "being muscular" ... enjoys sleeping in her spare time ... major is Criminal Justice.