Mallory Patino
Mallory Patino
Height: 5-1
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Turlock, CA
High School: Turlock HS
Events: 400 Hurdles
Experience: 2V

2015 -- Ran the 10th-fastest 400-meter hurdles race in school history, 1:01.50, against UC Santa Barbara on May 2; the win at the Blue-Green Rivalry dual meet helped propel the Mustangs to a 108.5-89.5 victory over the Gauchos ... also posted a first-place finish in the event at the Big West Double Dual competition on March 14, at 1:01.86 ... had a prelims performance of 1:01.78 at the conference championships on May 15 at UC Riverside before coming in eighth place in the finals, at 1:04.83 ... also contributed to the 1,600 relay A squad that clocked a time of 3:56.83 at the 33rd annual Cal Poly ShareSLO Invitational on March 28 ... her career-best 400, 1:00.31, came at the Fresno State Twilight meet in Clovis on March 24 ... during the indoor season, ran a 400 at the UW Invitational in Seattle on Jan. 30, posting a 1:01.02 .. earned Big West All-Academic honors.

2014 -- Had the team's fastest 400-meter hurdles performance over the course of the spring, finishing fifth in her heat (13th overall) at the Big West Conference Championships (at 1:04.33) in Davis on May 16 ... in the indoor season, had a time of 9.68 seconds in the 55 hurdles at Run for the Dream in Fresno on Feb. 17.

Prep -- Was named Team MVP at Turlock High School ... her PRs were 15.82 in the 100 hurdles and 45.27 in the 300 hurdles ... won three consecutive Central California Conference titles in the latter event ... was a scholar-athlete and served as ASB President.

Personal -- Born on May 23, 1995 ... daughter of Fred and Marcia; has two sisters, Madison and Mara ... is a member of Cal Poly Sigma Kappa ... majors in environmental management and protection.