Boyd wins twice and Novy and Olonade post school all-time top 10 marks
Trojans at home this weekend hosting among others, No. 1 (M)/No. 6 (W) Texas A&M
THIS YEAR: Junior Kyle Iverson had a solid first season as a Trojan, but was limited to one race last season. He returns to add to the Trojans' depth in the 800m.
2014: In his only race of the season, Iverson placed eighth in the 800m race with a time of 1:56.74 at the Cal State Los Angeles Invitational on March 8.
2013: Iverson placed eighth in the 800m race at the Trojan Invitational on March 23 with a season-best time of 1:54.80. Came in sixth at the USC-UCLA Dual Meet on April 27 with a time of 1:54.91. He advanced to the Pac-12 Championships and placed 18th in the 800m with a time of 1:55.66.
HIGH SCHOOL: Iverson is a 2012 graduate of Corona del Mar High in Newport Beach, Calif. Posted a best 800m time of 1:54 at the Arcadia Invitational. Anchored both of the CdM school record-setting 4x400m relay (3:17) and 4x800m relay (7:47.48) teams. The school 4x400m record had stood for 29 years and the 4x800m record for 37 years and was the third-fastest time in the nation by high school runners. Was disqualified in the 800m as a senior at the PCL finals and thus could not compete at CIFs. Was a California Scholarship Federation award winner.
PERSONAL: Kyle was born on April 15, 1994 in Mission Viejo, Calif...His parents are Christy and Scott...Has a brother Andrew who also attends USC, as did his stepfather...Likes going to the beach and surfing in his spare time...He enjoys The Sopranos, Casino and Blue Mountain State...His favorite food is pasta...Would like to visit Tahiti someday...Lists LeBron James and Deion Sanders as his sports heros because of their dedication to being great...After USC, Iverson would like to start his own business...Is majoring in Business Administration.
CAREER BESTS: 800m -- 1:54