Buckley leads young Trojan squad
Young Trojan squad features 3 sophomores and 4 freshmen
Final regular season meet of the season
Young Trojans post seven of the top 23 times
Trojans to compete a the 4K Highlander Invitational hosted by UC Riverside
At USC: Nicole Davies begins her first season as part of the USC cross country team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Davies is a 2012 graduate of Coronado HS in Coronado, Calif. where she competed in cross country and track and field...She was a four-year qualifier for the cross country state meet, team MVP and captain...As a senior in cross country season, Davies won the CIF San Diego Section D4 2.75 mile XC Championship with a time of 16:47, 50 seconds faster that the second-place finisher...Davies also placed third in the Division 4 race at the Mt. SAC Cross Country Invitational, completing the 2.93 mile race with a time of 18:21...In track she has PRs of 5:05.97 in the 1600m race, 4:48.39 in the 1500m race and 2:19.12 in the 800m race. As a senior placed fourth in the 1600m race at the San Diego Section Division 2 finals with a time of 5:10.20 and 10th overall at the San Diego Section finals with a time of 5:09.43. Won the 1600m race with a time of 5:11.10 at the City Conference Finals at Serra HS in San Diego on May 11...Was a National Honors Society student and vice president of the Leo Club...Was given the Top Female Student-Athlete Award as a senior.
PERSONAL: Nicole was born on January 7, 1994 in San Diego...Her parents are Julie and Bill and she has two siblings, Michael and Adrianna...Her father also attended USC...Likes being outside, doing yoga, going to the beach and being with friends...Likes all kinds of music and her favorite actress is Natalie Portman...Her favorite foods are greek yogurt and peanut butter...Would like to travel to Spain some day...Is a Business Administration major at USC...After college would like to pursue a career in sports media or sports law.