# Ayla Draper
Year: JR
Major: Music (theory & composition)
Parents: Carmel and JeanneMarie Draper
Birthday: 8/5
Hometown: Visalia, CA
High School: Golden West

2013 (Track): Will be focusing on the 400 hurdles.  Has honed her focus on that event, and wants to compete in the national championships. Will be racing in the 400 hurdles and in the 110 hurdles all season.  Has the ability to be a top competitor in the nation as a junior.

2010: Hopes to make a name for herself in the heptathalon in her first year, but will also be a strong competitor in cross country...

High School: A four year letterman in cross country and track...Has posted marks of 19:39 in the three-mile, 5'3" in the high jump, 15.60 in the 100-meter hurdles, 47.9 in the 300-meter hurdles, 15'10" in the long jump, 32'8" in the triple jump, and 2:33.2 in the 800-meter run...Was named a Cross Country All American in 2008 and a Track and Field All American in 2009...


Parents are Carmel and JeanneMarie...has three siblins- Sean (19), Elaine(14), and Brielle (12)...Loves music and plans to study theory and composition...Favorite food is macaroni and cheese...favorite Books are "Little Women" and "Pride and Prejudice"...Chose TMC "Because of the goal to get every student on fire for the Lord. I visited the campus, went to chapel, met a few kids, and every aspect really spoke to my heart, and I could see and feel the evidence of grace everywhere."