David Perez-Santiago
David Perez-Santiago
Year: So.
Hometown: Palm Coast, Fla.
Previous School: Matanzas HS
Event: Distance

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2017: Recorded results in 15 events … Competed in the 5000, 1500, 800, and 400 meter run … Also raced the 4x400 meter relay … Posted two top-10 finishes.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016: Competed in four regular-season meets … Top finish came at the Falcon Classic in the 1500m with a 12th place finish and a time of 4:19.08 … Competed in the 5000m and 1500m races.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Matanzas High School in Palm Coast, Fla., in 2015 … Lettered all four years for cross country and three for track and field under Coach Danny Weed ... Received the new best runner award during his time and named all-conference as a freshman … 2013 and 2015 state qualifier for the two mile … Team went to state championships in 2012 and 2014.

PERSONAL: Born in Caguas, Puerto Rico on Sept. 25, 1997 … Son to Angel Perez and brother to Luis Perez … Plans on majoring in computer science.