THIS YEAR: Consistent senior Tomasz Babiszkiewicz has the potential to make an impact at the Pac-10 and NCAA Championships this season.
2005: Set a career best with a time of 3:43.41 on April 15 at the Mt. Sac Relays in Walnut, Calif...bettered his third-best time in school history...ran a PR 15:32.18 in the 5000m on April 30 vs. UCLA...Finished third at the Pac-10s with a time of 3:46.12.
2004: Had a strong sophomore season, upping his best time at USC to 3:44.99, third-best all-time at Troy...He finished sixth at the Pac-10 Championships in a time of 3:46.69...Ran 3:45.55 to place eighth at the NCAA West Regional Championships... Also ran the 5000m, with a best of 16:16.11.
2003: Babiszkiewicz made an immediate impact for the Trojans as a freshman...Finished a surprise second in the 1500m at the Pac-10 Championships to score eight crucial points...Best time of 3:45.85 was fourth on the all-time USC 1500m chart...Finished seventh at the NCAA West Regionals in the 1500m, but did not advance to the NCAA Championships...Also ran 1:53.44 in the 800m and 8:30.99 in the 3000m.
HIGH SCHOOL: Babiszkiewicz attended Zespot Electronic School in Zielona Gora, Poland...He was second in the 1500m at the European Championships...He also won his second-consecutive 1500m title at the Polish Championships...Had bests of 1:51.1 in the 800m, 3:42.18 in the 1500m and 8:01.21 in the 3000m.
PERSONAL: Tomasz was born on Sept. 9, 1982...He is an international relations major at USC...he is married.
CAREER BESTS: 1500m -- 3:43.41; 5000m -- 15:32.18