Kristen Wallace
Kristen Wallace
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Granite Bay, CA
High School: Granite Bay HS
Events: Javelin
Experience: HS

Prep -- While with Granite Bay High School, excelled in the javelin through the USATF program, including winning the Yuba College Meet in April 2018 with a career-best throw of 108 feet, 10 inches ... added a third-place medal via a mark of 100’ 10” at the Region 14 Junior Olympic Qualifier ... came in second place at the Sacramento State Open in 2017 with a mark of 98 feet ... another victory also came at the 2017 Pat Young Thrower Classic ... earned Scholar-Athlete awards every term — as well as Academic Excellence awards each year — along with Academic Awards for the school in 2017 & 2018 ... also participated in Link Crew and National Charity League, and served as a TA for Spanish ... also played volleyball as a setter for the Grizzlies in the Sierra Foothill League, and led the Synergy Force Volleyball Club to third place at the 2015 NCVA Girls Far Western National Qualifier.

Personal -- Her older sister Madison also was a collegiate track & field student-athlete at the Division I level, competing in the javelin at UCSB from 2013-17, with a PR of 124 feet ... chose Cal Poly because it “has phenomenal academics, a great business program, and an amazing team and coaches,” adding, “San Luis Obispo is a very special and beautiful place so there was no doubt this is where I wanted to be” ... majors in Business Administration; has career interests ranging from law to business with integrated criminal justice aspects.