Jose M. Garcia, Class of 2003

Cross Country, Basketball, and Track & Field


Athlete of the Year (2003)
Cross Country
Three-year Letterman (2000-2002)
Coaches Award Recipient (2001)

Varsity Letterman (2002)

Track & Field
State Champion in the 1600 Meters (2003)
Named to the All-Sate (2003)
Currently holds School Records in the 1600 Meters (4:15.99) & Mile (4:18.67)
Team MVP (2002 & 2003)

Post-Belen Accomplishments
Member of the University of Florida Cross Country Team (2003-2006)
Member of the University of Florida Track & Field Team (2004-20007)
Named to the 'SEC Honor Roll' Three Consecutive Years (2005-2007)

Professional and Personal:
Volunteered teaching Special Needs Young Adults swimming and water safety while attending the University of Florida
Graduated from the University of Florida in 2008 with a degree in Economics

Currently lives in Miami