Heather DelaCruz
Heather DelaCruz
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Williamsburg, Va.
High School: Lafayette
Position: Distance

Just the Facts

  • Full Name: Heather Elaine Dela Cruz
  • Born: Dec. 4th, 1989
  • Birthplace: Corpus Christi, TX
  • Parents:  Bob and Melissa Dela Cruz 
  • Major: Psychology 

While With the Rams

  • Member of VCU record breaking Distance Medley and 4 x 800 meter relay teams
  • Placed in the top-10 at three of the Rams' six races as a freshman

Prior to VCU

  • Three-year member of both the indoor and outdoor track teams
  • Competed in All-District track meet as a sophomore, junior and senior
  • Attended Penn Relays during her senior year at LaFayette High

Off the Field

  • Chose VCU over UNC-Wilmington, William & Mary and Christopher Newport
  • Ran against Virginia’s All-American Catherine White in high school
  • Three-time winner of Lafayette’s Sportsmanship, Integrity and Spirit Award