Graduating track athlete honored with Trojan Athletic Parent Association Community Service Award.
Selma, Kleinsasser, Ozorai and Conatser Shine At Cal State L.A. Invitational
Boyd wins twice and Novy and Olonade post school all-time top 10 marks
15 Trojans have strong start to season
McCormick, Thomas, Weiss & Woodburn named first team
THIS YEAR: Senior Jackie Dion will run the 800m races for the Trojans. Ran cross country for the first time in the Fall.
2013: Had a best 800m time of 2:22.11 at the Dual Meet on April 27. Earned Pac-12 All-Academic first team honors. Ran cross country in the Fall and was named first team Pac-12 All-Academic.
2012: Set a PR with a 800m time of 2:21.95 at the Dual Meet on April 29. Was named to the Pac-12 All-Academic second team.
2011: Posted bests of 60.81 in the 400m and 2:23.69 in the 800m as a freshman.
HIGH SCHOOL: Dion is a 2010 graduate from Sage Hill School in Newport Coast, Calif.
PERSONAL: Jackie was born on Feb. 14, 1992 in Newport Beach, Calif...Her interests include art and cooking...Is a fan of country music and her favorite movie is Elf...Is majoring in Gerontology and minoring in Italian and Chinese...Her father, Ralph, and two aunts and three uncles also attended USC...She volunteers with Meals-On-Wheels during her free time...Jackie was awarded a Trustee Scholarship.
CAREER BESTS: 400m:--60.81 800m:--2:23.69