Track & Field


    Destinee Brown
    Destinee  Brown

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Inglewood, Calif.

    High School:
    Westchester

    Last College:
    CS Fullerton

    Height:
    5-5

    Event:
    Sprints

    Birthdate:
    07/06/1994

    09/09/2015

    Athlete to Athlete

    Trojans play the role of interviewer and learn about Special Olympics athletes' experiences.

    09/09/2015

    USC Athletes Interview Special Olympics Participants

    Trojans play the role of interviewer and learn about Special Olympics athletes' experiences.

    THIS YEAR: Senior All-American Destinee Brown begins her final season of competing in the sprints and relays for USC.

    2016: Had a season-best 100m time of 11.54 (+2.0) to place ninth at the Pac-12 Championships...also placed eighth in the 200m with a time of 24.30 (-1.1)...had a season-best 200m time in the prelims of 23.90 (+0.0). Placed 24th in the 100m at the NCAA Preliminary Rounds with a time of 11.72 (+1.8). Ran the leadoff leg on USC's 4x100m relay which set the school record and placed second at the NCAA Championships on June 11 with a time of 42.90. Had an indoor PR of 7.36 in the 60m at the MPSF in the prelims, then went on to run 7.43 to take sixth in the finals. Had an indoor 200m PR of 23.69 at the N.M. Classic.

    2015: She had a strong first season at USC, setting PRs of 11.43 (+2.0) in the 100m at Mt. SAC on April 17 and 23.63 (+1.9) in the 200m in the Pac-12 semifinals on May 16. She scored in both events at Pac-12s taking sixth in the 100m with a time of 11.66 and eighth in the 200m with a time of 23.83. She advanced to the NCAA West Regional in both events. She won her first 100m race for USC, running 11.73 to take the title at the Trojan Invite on March 21. Brown also competed indoors and placed third in the 200m (23.99) and sixth in the 60m (7.40) at the MPSF Championships. She had PRs of 7.37 and 23.78 during the indoor season.

    BEFORE USC: Brown attended Cal State Fullerton as a freshman. She had 13 top five finishes in her 2014 season, holding the top three times for Cal State Fullerton for the 100m dash, with her best time coming in at the UC Riverside Invitational, where she placed first with a time of 11.64.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Destinee Brown attended Westchester High School in Inglewood, Calif., where she was a four year varsity letter winner in both track and field and basketball. In 2013, she was the City Section 100m and 200m dash champion.

    PERSONAL: Destinee was born on July 6, 1994 to parents Kimberly Jones and Eric Brown in Inglewood, Calif...She has seven siblings, five brothers and two sisters...She is a sophomore Communications major at USC. In her spare time she likes to go bowling and hang out with friends and family...Lists her favorite movie as Love & Basketball.

    CAREER BESTS: 100m -- 11.43 (+2.0) 200m -- 23.63 (+1.9)