THIS YEAR: Redshirt sophomore Devin Forte' will add a great deal to the USC sprint corps.
2009: Contributed with season best times of 11.15 in the 100m and 22.85 in the 200m on March 21, 2009.
HIGH SCHOOL: Forte' went to high school at Washington Prep in Los Angeles and helped them win the Marine League team title. He won the 2008 L.A. City Section CIF 200m dash title with a time of 21.7. He had set a PR with a 21.6 time in his qualifying heat. Also was on the 4x400m relay team which won and dethroned Dorsey with a time of 3:18. Ran a leg on the 4x100m team which placed second. Competed in the State meet in the 200m, 4x100m and 4x400m. Reached the finals in the 4x400m relay, placing fourth and breaking the school record with a time of 3:14. Named his schools' 2008 Male Athlete of the Year, track and field MVP and was awarded the National Scholar/Athlete award by the U.S. Army Reserve.
PERSONAL: Devin Ondre'us Deloney-Forte' was born on Sept. 3, 1990 in Los Angeles....Is involved with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes program...Was president of S.T.A.N.D., a college readiness program at Washington Prep...Lists his favorite musicians as Chris Brown, Alicia Keys, and John Legend, favorite actors as Will Smith, Denzel Washington,and Mark Wahlberg...Is a Real Estate Development major at USC.
CAREER BESTS: 100m -- 10.5 200m -- 21.6