THIS SEASON: Redshirt junior Mike Curiel is one of the Trojans' top returners in the hammer throw.
2007: Showed steady improvement during the season. Had a career-best throw of 175-11 (53.62m) on May 4 at the Claremont Classic.
2006: Had a season best of 165-4 (50.40m) at the USC-UCLA Dual Meet on April 29.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Loyola High in Los Angeles, Calif.
PERSONAL: Mike was born on July 22, 1986 in Fullerton, Calif. His favorite movie is Step Into Liquid. Likes to surf and walk on the beach in his spare time. Is a Business major at USC.