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    Katherine Chang
    Katherine Chang

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Short Hills, N.J.

    High School:
    Millburn

    Height:
    5-5

    Event:
    Pole Vault

    Birthdate:
    06/06/1990

    04/06/2013

    USC's Women's Relays Teams Rule At Florida Relays

    Selma, Kleinsasser, Ozorai and Conatser Shine At Cal State L.A. Invitational

    03/10/2013

    USC Leaves Its Mark At The Ben Brown Invitational

    Boyd places 16th in TJ at 2013 NCAA Indoor Championships

    02/23/2013

    Trojans Start Season Off In Style At Rossi Relays; Win 13 events

    Freshman Hayward posts USC top 10 mark in women's pole vault

    04/26/2012

    Woodburn Leads 7 Trojans Receiving High University Honors

    USC student-athletes nab Renassance, Discovery, Global Scholar awards.

    01/23/2012

    USC Sets Three Meet Records At Run For The Dream In Fresno

    Trojans open indoor season in style

    THIS YEAR: Redshirt senior Katherine Chang will be competing for the first time in the pole vault. She began to make the transition to the pole vault from the jumps last season, but was injured and could not compete.

    2012: Injured and did not compete.

    2011: Had a season-best in the triple jump of 34-6.75 (10.53m) at the CS Los Angeles Twilight Meet on April 14. Had a long jump PR of 15-11.50 (4.86m) to tie for ninth at the Trojan Tri-Meet on April 2.

    2010: Had a season best long jump of 15-7 and a PR in the triple jump of 35-2.

    2009: Had a season best triple jump of 32-5 1/4 in the USC-UCLA Dual Meet on May 2.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Millburn High School in Short Hills, New Jersey where she set a career best of 35-2 in the triple jump...Named to Essex County First Team

    PERSONAL: Katherine was born on June 6, 1990 in Metarie, La...Graduated from USC with a double Bachelor's of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering and Kinesiology...Is in the first year of a Masters in Health Systems Management Engineering...Her parents are Minkin and Julie Chang...Has an older sister, Jennifer, who also attended USC...Her hobby is learning more about pole vault...She is a dual citizen with Taiwan and the United States and would like to set the Taiwanese national record in the pole vault.

    Career Bests: TJ - 35-2 LJ - 15-11.50 100M -- 12.84