David Perez-Santiago
David Perez-Santiago
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Palm Coast, Fla.
Previous School: Matanzas HS

AS A JUNIOR IN 2017: Raced in five meets for Augusta … Competed in the PBC Championship and National Championship … Helped Augusta win the PBC Championship by finishing 33rd, and posted best 8K time with 27:18.8 in the PBC Championship … Best finish was 20th in the Jaguar Invitational with a time of 29:57.6

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2016: Raced in all six meets on the season … Best 8K time was 28:25.9 at the Bobcat Invitational … Helped team win the Bobcat Invitational and the Jaguar XC Challenge … Low finish was ninth at Jaguar XC Challenge on Oct. 14 … Squad reached the NCAA Southeast Regional and earned a No. 7 ranking.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015: Logged three events on the season … Best 8K time was 27:43.9 … Best finish was 59th at the PBC Championships … Helped the Jaguars reach the NCAA Southeast Regional and earn a No. 5 ranking.

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.