Sophomore Erin Matranga leads the team at Fullerton
Final regular season meet of the season
Young Trojan squad will be in full force for opener
Kelly Owens and Austin Lundin also shine
Buckley to race one last time before Pac-12s
At USC: Anna Burger begins her second season of running cross country for USC...2011: Ran cross country for the Trojans for the first time and competed in three races...Also competed in track during the 2012 season and had a best 800m race of 2:22.25 at the Trojan Invitational on March 24...Was named honorable mention on the 2012 Pac-12 All-Academic team...Named to the Dean's List in the Fall of 2011 and Spring of 2012. 2010: Did not compete in cross country...Ran on the track and field team in the Spring, focusing on the 800m race...Had a season-best 800m time of 2:19.29 at the CS Northridge Relays on March 12...Also posted a season-best 400m time of 60.44 at the Trojan Tri-Meet on April 2.
HIGH SCHOOL: Burger is a 2010 graduate of Fairview High School in Boulder, Colo. ..As a freshman ran the third leg in Fairview's winning high school girls 4x800m relay at the Texas Relays with a time of 9:24.45...Running anchor on that team was former Trojan Sarah Cocco...Earned AP Honors with Distinction while at Fairview...Had a high school best 800m time of 2:21.00...Also ran cross country at Fairview with her team finishing 12th at the 2008 Colorado state championship meet with Burger running 20:44.88 to finish 94th.
PERSONAL: Anna was born on January 24, 1992 in Boulder, Colo... Her parents are Bill Burger and Dana Robinson and she has two siblings, Will and Christian...Her grandfather Franklin W. Robinson also attended USC and she is a fifth generation Trojan...Her favorite hobby is listening to country music...Her sports heroes are Deena Kastor and John Elway...She is a Human Biology Major and Psychology minor at USC...After graduating would like to attend medical school with the ultimate goal of becoming an OB/GYN...Spent this past summer as a volunteer at a hospital in Bolivia.