Trojan women win fifth straight
Hughes suffers left hamstring injury
More All-Americans & Olympic hopefuls to be featured prominently tomorrow
Muhammad wins both hurdles races; Mance wins 400m, Nellum 200m
THIS SEASON: Junior Erin Robinson will compete in the distance races for the track team. Has been a member of the cross country team all three seasons.
2013: Had a best 3000m time of 11:20.47 and a best 5000m time of 19:43.58. Was USC's fourth finisher and 30th overall with a time of 18:44.3 at the 2012 XC season-opening UC Irvine Invitational on Sept. 8. Helped USC to the team title at the Aztec Invitational on Sept. 15 by placing third among the Trojans and 11th overall with a time of 19:16.8.
2012 Had a season-best 3000m time of 10:39.99, which was second among Trojans. Was one of USC's top runners in the fall of 2011 on Trojans' very young cross country team. She placed 19th at the Northridge Invitational with a time of 22:38.83 to help lead USC to a second-place finish...Represented USC at the Pac-12 Championships and had a time of 24:07.
HIGH SCHOOL: Robinson is a 2011 graduate of Gunn High in Palo Alto, Calif. where she was an AP Scholar...As a senior running cross country, had a 5K PR of 18:19 at the Stanford Invitational on Sept. 25...Placed 67th at the California State High School Cross Country Championships with a time of 18:58...Robinson finished 34th as a junior at the state meet with a time of 18:38...While running track as a senior for Gunn HS, set a PR of 10:04.20 in winning the 3000m race at the Stanford Invitational on March 26...Ran the 3200m race at the California State meet and placed 26th with a time of 11:14.88...Set a PR of 10:48.79 in the 3200m race to win the CCS Finals as a junior and placed second with a time of 10:48.86 at the CCS Finals as a senior.
PERSONAL: Erin was born on February 16, 1993 in Mountain View, Calif...Her parents are Nancy Ikeda and Rodney Robinson and she has one sister, Sarah...Likes to spend time with family and friends, cooking/baking with her sister and playing with her dog, Cobi, in her spare time...Her favorite musician is Taylor Swift and favorite movies are Titanic and Shawshank Redemption...Would like to travel to Europe and New York...Is a Civil Engineering/Building Science major at USC...Would like to go to graduate school.
CAREER BESTS: 3000m: 10:04.20