Cal Track & Field BIO
Kristian Martinez
Player Profile:
Kristian Martinez 1251429
Position: Mid-Distance
Other Position: 800-1500
Year: Junior
Hometown: Santa Clarita, Calif.
High School: Golden Valley HS
Experience: SQ

Kristian Martinez’s TFRRS Profile (for top performances and meet results)

2014: Did not compete during the indoor season ... Made his season debut on 3/8 at the Cal Opener in the 1500-meters with a sixth place finish and a time of 3:53.98 ... PR'ed in the 1500-meters at the SF State Distance Carnival on 4/4 with a time of 3:53.86 ... Set a season-best time of 1:55.39 in the 800-meters at the Stanford Invite on 4/5.

2013: Did not compete during the indoor season … Made his Cal debut in the outdoor season on 3/2 at the Stanford Opener, by placing ninth in the 1500m with a mark of 3:58.07 and as a member of the 4x400m team (first leg), winning the event with a 3:23.60 … Ran the 800m in 1:57.25, which placed him seventh at the Johnny Mathis Invitational on 3/23 … Finished 13th in the SFSU Distance Carnival on 3/29, setting a PR in the 1500m with a time of 3:55.50 … Clocked a time of 1:54.54 in the 800m on 4/6 at the Tri-Meet against Michigan and Virginia, placing sixth … Improved on his 800m time with a 1:54.43, which earned him seventh place on 4/20 at the Big Meet … Ran the 1500m in 3:57.29, placing ninth at the Brutus Hamilton Open Challenge on day one on 4/26 … Set a new PR in the Lon Spurrier 800m with a time of 1:54.19 on day two, finishing eighth.

High School: Captured the Foothill League title in the 800m (1:54.72) and was runner-up in the        1600m (PR 4:14.24) as a senior ... Reached the CIF Southern Section finals in both events, taking      fifth in the 800m and ninth in the 1600m ... Best time in the 800m came as a junior at the Mt. SAC   Relays (1:54.55) ... CIF Division II cross country champion. 

Personal: Born July 13, 1994 ... Parents are Robert and Belkis Martinez ... Physics major ... Also a member of the cross country team.

Career Best Marks
Event                Mark   Date
800m 1:54.19 April 27, 2013
1500m 3:53.86 April 4, 2014


Track & Field Videos:
Track & Field Photos: