Women's Cross Country

    Katerina Berdousi
    Katerina  Berdousi

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Tripoli, Greece

    High School:
    Second High School of Tripoli

    Height:
    5-10

    Birthdate:
    08/26/1993

    11/17/2014

    Agholor and Berdousi Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week

    Nelson Agholor was named National Wide Receiver of the Week after a career-high, 16 receptions for 216 yards against Cal

    11/17/2014

    Agholor and Berdousi Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week

    Nelson Agholor was named National Wide Receiver of the Week after a career-high, 16 receptions for 216 yards against Cal

    10/13/2014

    Allen and Berdousi Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week

    Javorius Allen led the Trojans with 205 rushing yards in a wild victory over Arizona.

    10/27/2012

    USC Places 10th At Pac-12 Cross Country Championships

    Buckley leads young Trojan squad

    10/25/2012

    USC To Run At Pac-12 XC Championships Saturday

    Young Trojan squad features 3 sophomores and 4 freshmen

    At USC: Katerina Berdousi enters her final season on the USC cross country team as the Trojans' top runner. 2014: Was USC's top runner in five the six meets in which she competed. Opened the season with a time of 18:16.7 to take third at the SC Fullerton Classic on Aug. 30. Led the Trojans and was 15th overall with a time of 21:28 at the prestigious Stanford Invitational on Sept. 27. Cruised to a 22-second victory with a time of 17:21.00 at the USC-UCLA Dual Meet on Oct. 9, the fastest time by a Trojan since Zsofia Erdelyi set the USC 5K record of 16:51.90 in 2008....it was also the sixth-fastest 5K time every by a Trojan woman. Led the Trojans to their best finish a the West Regional since 2008 with a 6K PR of 21:15.7 on Nov. 14. She placed 17th at the 2015 Pac-12 T&F Championships in the 5000m race with a time of 17:08.08. 2013: Did not compete in cross country as she did not return from Greece until the spring semester. Ran track in the spring and had a best 800m time of 2:16.85 and had the fastest 1500m time on the team of 4:35.49. 2012: Berdousi had a good first season running with the cross country team. She capped it off with a season-best 6K time of 22:24 to finish as USC's fourth runner at the Pac-12 Championships hosted by UCLA.

    High School: Berdousi is a 2012 graduate of Second High School of Tripoli in Greece. Berdousi has personal bests of 2:13 in the 800m, 4:23.68 in the 1500m, 9:37.56 in the 3000m and 17:00.98 in the 5000m races and figures to challenge for Trojan top-10 times in all three events. Last season, Berdousi placed second in the 1500m and third in the 5000m at the Greek Outdoor Championships with her PRs in both events. In 2010, she took third place in the 3000m race at the European Youth Olympic Trials with a time of 9:48.56 which qualified her for the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore where she placed fourth with her PR of 9:37.56. Berdousi won the Greek Junior Cross Country Championships in March and is a member of the Greek National Athletics Team. She was voted the best Greek Female Athlete in April of 2010. In July of 2011, Berdousi won the 5000m and placed second in the 3000m races at the Greek Junior Outdoor Championships.

    Personal: Katerina was born on August 26, 1993 in Tripoli, Greece...Her parents are Konstantinos and Evangelia and she has two siblings, Eustathios and Nikoleta...Likes to listen to music and watch movies in her spare time...Lists her favorite actor as Jason Statham...Her favorite foods are anything prepared by her mother and grandmother...Would like to travel to South America...Biggest sports hero is Genzebe Dibaba...After school would like to compete in the Olympics....Majoring in Psychology.