Included in the new recruiting class are Ashton Allen (sprints), Kimberly Harris (sprints/jumps), Jasmine Jones (hurdles/jumps), Trey Knight (throws) and Morgan Smalls (jumps/sprints).
USC All-Americans Angie Annelus, Chanel Brissett and TeeTee Terry were named to the preseason 2020 Bowerman Watch List, it was announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) today (January 6).
Star sprinter Angie Annelus talks about setting high standards for herself entering 2020 -- the Tokyo Olympic year -- where she hopes to make the roster and represent the Trojans in Japan.
Freshman sprinter Jan'Taijah Ford is from Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. where she was a four-time state champion in the 400m. Ford has a personal best of 51.57 in the 400m and was named a 2019 high school All-American and the Florida Girls T&F Gatorade Athlete of the Year. We had a chance to catch up with her today.
Brian Herron is a freshman sprinter for the Trojans. He's from Decatur Georgia where he attended Lakeside High School. Herron ran on the U20 4x400m relay at the 2017 Pan American U20 championships in Peru. That relay team set a new world record. Herron is majoring in computer engineering.
USC student-athletes Anna Cockrell and Talanoa Hufanga played a key role in the hiring of new USC Athletic Director Mike Bohn.