David Canchola
David  Canchola

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Van Nuys, Calif.

High School:
Granada Hills Charter HS'14

Last College:
College of the Canyons

Height:
5-9

Event:
Jumps

Major:
Chemistry


GRANADA HILLS CHARTER HS’14/ COLLEGE OF THE CANYONS: Did the high jump event for track and field during his upperclassman years of high school… in the 2013 season, he placed second in the High Jump City Finals, while in the 2014 season, he was the LA city champion in the high jump… During his time at College of the Canyons, he did the high jump and long jump for both the 2016 and 2017 outdoor season… Set both his personal bests in the 2017 season, with his high jump being 1.95m, and the long jump being 6.45m… in the 2016 season, he also competed in the triple jump, and got a personal best of 12.58m at the SBCC Easter Relays.

PERSONAL: Born in Van Nuys, Calif… Majoring in Chemistry, and wants to pursue a career in stem cell research… Parents are Edith and Martin… Has an older brother Martin Jr. (24) and younger sister Alondra (14)… His proudest personal accomplishments was winning the city championships for the high jump event… Says if he could play another sport at UC Davis, it would be basketball… The reason he chose UC Davis was for the strong academics provided at this university.