|Hometown/School:||New York, N.Y.|
First-year Christina Argueta from New York City seeks to build off of her already impressive high school career. A graduate of the Brearley School, Argueta set her high school?s record in the 3k with a time of 10:57 indoors and was the school's cross-country MVP in 2005. She was formally recognized as an AAIS League All-Star for cross-country in 2005 and 2006. In addition, in 2006, Argueta was named the New York Road Runner's Club's "Runner of the Year" for her age group. A talented mid-distance/distance runner, Argueta competes in everything from the 3k to the 800, as well as cross-country in the fall. When she is not on the track, Argueta enjoys playing basketball and horseback riding.