Girls Athlete WINNERS

Misty Diaz of Norwalk voted SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

Dream Team cross country runner of the year Misty Diaz of Norwalk High School during practice at La Mirada Park. La Mirada  Calif., Wednesday, November 29, 2017.       

  ( Photo by Stephen Carr, Daily Breeze / SCNG )
Dream Team cross country runner of the year Misty Diaz of Norwalk High School during practice at La Mirada Park. La Mirada Calif., Wednesday, November 29, 2017. ( Photo by Stephen Carr, Daily Breeze / SCNG )

SoCal Prep Legends
Girls Athlete of the Week
Name: Misty Diaz
School: Norwalk
Sport: Cross Country
Year: Senior

Winning Numbers: Diaz finished sixth with a time of 18:01 in the Division II race at the CIF State Cross Country Championships on Saturday in Fresno. By placing sixth, Diaz produced the best finish by a female runner in school history.

Final Tally:

NAME, SCHOOL VOTES %
Misty Diaz, Norwalk 1,560 56.46%
Mikaela Ramirez, Ayala
904 32.72%
Jaylen Jordan, Sierra Canyon
253 9.16%
Anaya James, West Torrance
27 0.98%
Lauren Peurifoy, King
15 0.54%
Sophie Gitlin, Flintridge Prep
4 0.14%

NOTE: Each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!