Kat Parker enters her first season at USC.
HIGH SCHOOL: Parker was a team captain and a two-time all-league first team selection out of Carondelet High in Concord, Calif.... Team won two league championships, reaching North Coast Section semifinals in 2008... Named Team Offensive MVP in 2008... A scholar-athlete... Played club for Mustang Mavericks, winning four NorCal State Cup championships.
PERSONAL: Parker is majoring in communications... Parents are Tom and Marcy... Has two siblings, Tom and Eryn, who both attended USC... Has always wanted to scuba dive in Hawaii... Would like to travel to Australia and the Greek islands... Lists Jason Williams as her biggest sports hero... Birthdate is Feb. 22, 1991.