THIS YEAR: Senior Kristen Berglas will be looked upon to help the Trojans in the distances this spring.
2006: Battled through injuries and ran a best 1500m of 4:45.09 at the Claremont Classic on May 6...Did not compete in cross country this past Fall due to injuries and is slated to compete for the team in the 2007 Fall semester.
2005: Ran a career-best 4:36.60 last season at the Mt. Sac Relays on April 15...Ran cross country and was the Trojans top runner in the Fall.
HIGH SCHOOL: Is a 2003 graduate of Woodbridge (Calif.) High...A four-year letter-winner in track and cross country...Helped lead her team to the 1999 California Cross Country State Championships...She was a 2003 CIF Division I Champion in the 3200m...Was a 2003 California state qualifier in the 1600m.
PERSONAL: Her grandfather, John Berglas and grandmother, Janey Rifken, are 1945 graduates of USC...She list playing tennis and surfing as favorite pastimes...She is undecided on a major at USC.
CAREER BESTS: 1500m -- 4:36.60