Sophomore (2011-12): Did not compete in any meets in the fall... In the spring, ran the 1500m, 3000m and 5000m.
Freshman (2010-11): Was an Alcala Scholarship Holder, while earning academic First Honors (Fall 2010) and Second Honors (Spring 2011).
High School: Attended King's High School, where she earned a total of seven varsity letters in cross country and track and field for head coach Rod Wilcox... Took ninth at the 1A Girls WIIA Cross Country State Championship as a senior... Named Team Captain and Most Valuable Runner, while also clocking a 20:06 in the 5k and 11:59 in the two mile in track as s senior... As a sophomore, took 12th in the State Championships, while also winning her team's Coaches Award... Named Most Valuable Female Field Athlete in 2010... Recorded the team's farthest javelin throw at 100'6".
Personal: Born December 24, 1991 in Burbank, Calif.... Parents are Ken and Brigitte Hamm... Chose USD because she loved San Diego, the coach, and the team... Was also recruited by Loyola Marymount and Pepperdine... Her father competed in cross country and track at Pasadena City College... Notes that her favorite animal is a tiger and she has been a vegetarian for over four years.
San Diego, CA - Toreros lit up the night with their outstanding performances at the SDSU Aztec Inviational this past weekend. Racing under the lights is every runners fantasy. The night clearly... Read More [+]
La Jolla, CA - Our Torero runners shifted into a new gear this last Saturday. With it only being the second meet of the 2013 track season there is much to look forward to as our runners continue... Read More [+]
Claremont, CA - Torero track is off to a promising start this last Saturday at the Rossi Relays in Claremont, CA. For our freshmen, it was their first taste of the collegiate track and field scene.... Read More [+]
La Jolla, CA - With the 2012 track season coming to an end, the Toreros are valuing each stride and had many successful performances this weekend at the UCSD Triton Invite in La Jolla, California. ... Read More [+]
Walnut, CA - Lauren Rice (Minnetonka, Minn.) raced the 10,000m for the first time in a Torero uniform. She was attempting to break Samantha Espindola's school record that was set at UCLA two years ... Read More [+]
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The 2012 track season is well underway and the Toreros had many strong performances this weekend at the Pomona Pitzer Invitational. Competing against a large field which... Read More [+]
Point Loma, CA - After competing in less than ideal racing conditions at the Point Loma Nazarene track two weeks ago, the Torero Distance Squad headed back to Point Loma in hope of some better... Read More [+]
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - University of San Diego freshman runner Taylor Paschen has made a seamless transition from high school cross country and track and is beginning to make her mark on the Torero... Read More [+]