Pac-10 Champion--100m HH
THIS YEAR: Ryan Wilson will continue to be a force in both hurdles for the Trojans in 2001. With continued development, he has a chance to be an All-American in the high hurdles at the NCAAs.
2000: Ryan came to USC as one of the top prep hurdlers in the nation and he lived up to his billing ... His times improved as the year wore on, culminating with him running 13.83w to win the 110m HH at the Pac-10s ... He just missed advancing to the finals of the 110m HH at the NCAAs with a PR 14.00 to finish sixth in the third heat ... Ran a 13.79w to finish third in a fine field at the USTCA Invitational ... Ran a PR 51.69 i the 400m IH at the Mt. SAC Relays.
HIGH SCHOOL: Wilson ran the third best 300 IH time (36.46) in the nation in 1999 as a senior at Westerville North High in Gahanna, Ohio ... Named All-American, All-Ohio and All-Ohio Capital Conference ... Also competed in the 110m HH, Long Jump and 1,600m relay, as well as soccer and basketball ... Earned Academic All-Ohio honors in the classroom.
PERSONAL: Ryan was born on Dec. 19, 1980 ... He's an undeclared major at USC.
CAREER BESTS: 110m HH - 14.00 (13.83w), 400m IH - 51.69