|Hometown:||Los Angeles, Calif.|
|High School:||Loyola HS|
UC SANTA BARBARA
2012-2013: Verdin had one top time in his first season as a Gaucho...Ran a 27:12.96 in the 8K at the CSU Northridge Invite.
Set a school record in the 4x800 (7:44) and an Arcadia Invitational record in the 4x1600 (17:12)…Helped the Loyola Cubs to four consecutive CIF Championships in Track and Field and a State Championship in Cross Country in 2010…Ran personal best times of 4:17 in the 1600 and 1:56 in the 800.
Andrew Verdin was born on April 22, 1994 in Whittier, Calif…Son of Jovan and Ruben Verdin…Has an older sister, Sarah…Enjoys playing basketball, football, assigning nicknames and pun generating…Favorite movies include The Departed, Step Brothers and Training Day…Names Ron Burgandy as his personal hero…Lists participating the 2010 Nike Cross Country Nationals as his most memorable athletic achievement.