USC looks sharp in final tune-up before hosting next week's dual meet against UCLA
Trojans enjoy a big first day against top-notch competition
Trojans to be at Cal, Stanford and San Diego
Boyd wins twice and Novy and Olonade post school all-time top 10 marks
Trojans host first of three big meets at Loker Stadium this season
THIS YEAR: Sophomore BeeJay Lee transfered to USC in January from New Mexico where he had an outstanding freshman season. He adds to an already strong sprint crew for the Trojans.
BEFORE USC: Lee competed in 2012 at New Mexico and set a wind-aided PR of 10.26 in the 100m dash at the NCAA Preliminary Rounds in Austin, Texas to place ninth and advance to the NCAA Championships in Des Moines, Ia. Finished 46th in the 200m (22.70) at the regional. Finished 20th at the NCAA Championships in the 100m dash with a time of 10.28. Lee was one of just two freshmen to reach the NCAA 100m semifinals. Won the 200m dash at the Mountain West Championships with a time of 21.16, snapping TCU's six-year stranglehold on the event at the MW Championships...also took second in the 100m race with a time of 10.55. Was named to the Mountain West All-Academic team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lee graduated in 2011 from West Covina High in West Covina, Calif. Lettered in track and football. Placed third in the 200m at the state meet as a senior (21.49). Was also All-Academic in the Hacienda League.
PERSONAL: Beejay was born on March 5, 1993 in West Covina, Calif...His parents are Bernard and Karen Lee and he has four siblings, Caeron, Eric, Damon and Andrea...In his spare time likes to relay, listen to music and hang out with his family and friends...Lists his favorite actor as Will Smith and favorite mucical artist as Jay-Z...Syas his sports hero is Michael Jordan because he won three titles, left, then came back and won three more titles...Loves home-cooked meals...After USC would like to go into coaching and teach...He is a Human Performance major at USC.
CAREER BESTS: 100m -- 10.26 200m-- 20.96