Patty Torres
Patty  Torres

Porterville, Calif.

High School:


  • Smittcamp Family Honors College student
  • 2006 WAC All-Academic
  • 2006 WAC Scholar-Athlete
  • 2006 Fresno State Scholar-Athlete

    Fresno State Cross Country
    Sophomore (2005): Finished among the top five runners for the Bulldogs in six meets ... had a personal-best 5K run of 20:25.8 at the Cal Poly Invite ... at the WAC championship, she notched her second-fastest 5K time of the year (20:28.1) ... set personal-best 6K mark at the 2005 NCAA Western Region with a time of 24:26 -- 19th-fastest time in school history. Freshman (2004): Ran in four contests ... best performance of the year was at the 5K Cal Poly Invitational (20:58).

    Fresno State Track & Field
    Sophomore (2006): Had season-best time in the 5,000-meters was 19:37.76, which she recorded at Cal-Nevada Championships.

    Porterville High School: Was a three sport athlete, participating in cross country, track and soccer ... captain of cross country and track teams ... three-time cross country team MVP ... ran a prep personal-best 5K time of 20:20.

    Personal: Parents are Antonio and Josefina Torres, ... has two siblings, Jose and Martha ... enjoys reading, running, and dancing... high school valedictorian ... favorite athlete is Mia Hamm ... admires her parents the most.

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