Capellino, Tong and Davies post PRs
Young Trojan squad will be in full force for opener
Buckley to race one last time before Pac-12s
12 Trojans entered in the meet
At USC: Austin Lundin (pronounced Lun-DEEN) begins her third season of running cross country for USC...2012: Was limited to one meet, running in the season opener at UC Irvine on Sept. 8...placed 125th with a time of 20:39.8. 2011: Had a solid freshman campaign, finishing with a 5K PR of 18:39.2 at the Titan Invitational on Oct. 21...Finished 22nd with a time of 19:33 at the Aztec Invitational on Sept. 17 to help the Trojans finish third at the meet...Had a best 3000m race of 10.44.71 in track to place fifth at the Tiny Lister Invitational on April 7.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lundin is a 2011 graduate of Valley Catholic High in Hillsboro, Ore...She ran cross country and track and field...Lundin won the state 3A/2A/1A 5K cross country title with a time of 19:39, 17 seconds faster than the second-place finisher to help lead her team to a second place finish...Lundin placed third at the state meet as a junior...She posted a 5K best of 19:25 in winning the District I Championships on Oct. 28...In track she had a best 1500m time as a senior of 4:54.93 and 3000m time of 10:52.56...won the state 3000m title with a time of 11:07.47 and placed second in the 1500m race with a time of 4:57.95.
PERSONAL: Austin was born on Dec. 31, 1992 in Portland, Ore...She was the 2011 Oregon Miss Teen runner-up...Her sister Jessica is also at USC and ran on the cross country team for three seasons...Austin lists her favorite actors as Will Ferrell and Morgan Freeman, favorite movies as Tommy Boy, The Hangover, How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days and favorite musician as Lil Wayne...Is majoring in Health Promotion, Pre-Dental at USC.