Nick Newman has been named as an assistant coach, jumps and multi-events for the USC track and field program, it was announced by USC Director of Track & Field Caryl Smith Gilbert today (July 22).
USC's Lanae-Tava Thomas won the women's 200m gold medal at the 2019 PanAm U20 Championships held at Estadio Nacional in San Jose, Costa Rica today (July 20).
Anna Cockrell won the 400m hurdles, Angie Annelus the 200m, Kyra Constantine the 400m and Annelus and Terry teamed up to win the 4x100m title at the 2019 NACAC (North American, Central American and Caribbean) U23 Championships held in Queretaro, Mexico from July 5-7. All seven Trojans who competed during the three days of the NACAC U23 Championships won gold or silver medals.
The 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Track/Cross Country Teams, selected by CoSIDA, recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the playing field and in the classroom.
By winning the 200m dash title, Lanae-Tava Thomas qualifies for the USA U20 team which will compete at the Pan Am Junior Championships later this summer in Costa Rica.
Alyssa Brewer in the women's 800m, Bailey Lear in the women's 400m and Sam VanDorpe in the men's 800m all advanced to event finals at the 2019 USATF U20 Championships held in Miramar, Fla. today (June 22).