Gwendolyn Hurtado
Gwendolyn Hurtado
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Downey, Calif.
High School: Warren HS

2017 Cross Country

Did not compete. 

2016-2017 Track

Competed in five competitions for the Gauchos. Set a new personal best at 5000m at the Ben Brown Invitational running 17:51.34. Ran 11:12.27 for her steeplechase debut at the UCLA Legends Invitational. 

2016 Cross Country

Redshirt season. 

Prep

Graduated from Warren High School. Set a new San Gabriel Valley League course record in XC and lead her XC team to the State Championships. Three mile PR is 17:28 at the Woodbridge invitational. Set a new San Gabriel Valley League record for the 3200m. 3200m PR is 11:03. 1600m PR is 5:13. Coached by Jay Waldron and Eric Nilsen.

Personal

Parents are Alejandra Guillen and Oswaldo Hurtado...Major is pre-communications major...Career goals are to possibly become a reporter for ESPN or run at the professional level...Running goals are to set new records and have a long career...Hobbies include singing, dancing, playing the guitar, and drawing....Fun fact, had compartment syndrome on both legs and needed invasive surgery on both to be able to run again. 
 
Collegiate Bests
 
5000m - 17:51.34 (2017 Ben Brown Invitational) 
 
Steeplechase - 11:12.27 (2017 UCLA Legends Invitational)