THIS SEASON: Senior Cara Bickers adds to the Trojans' depth in the jumps.
2010: Bickers had a PR of 37-8 in the triple jump and posted a mark of 18-7 in the long jump
2009: Had a PR of 18-7 (5.67m) in the long jump in the Dual Meet on May 2. Had a season-best triple jump of 36-5 (11.10m) on April 4.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Harvard-Westlake High. Had bests in the long jump of 18-3 3/4 and 37-8 in the triple jump. Won the Mission League long jump and triple jump titles four years in a row.
PERSONAL: Was born in Santa Barbara, but resides in Los Angeles. Is a Biological Sciences major and Classics minor at USC. Her father is a professor/Vice Provost at USC. She was a member of the Pac-10 All-Academic team as a sophomore and junior and is a Delta Honor Society and Dean's List student. Lists dancing as a hobby and genetic research. Lists her favorite movie as Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and favorite band as Radiohead.
CAREER BESTS: Long Jump -- 18-7, Triple Jump - 37-8