Junior College All-American--100m, 200m
THIS YEAR: Devon Ward has impressive track credentials and will make an immediate impact for USC in the sprints.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Ward attended JC track powerhouse Barton Country College in Great Bend, Kan. ... He was part of the first junior college program ever to win both men's and women's indoor and outdoor team championships in the same year ... He earned NJCAA All-American honors in the 100m (10.28) and 200m (20.94).
HIGH SCHOOL: Devon earned prep All-American honors in both the 100m and 200m at University High in San Diego, Calif. .... He is the CIF-San Diego Section record-holder in the 100m and 200m ... Ran a leg of University's 400m relay that finished third at the state meet in 1998.
PERSONAL: Devon was born on Nov. 11 1980 in Pittsburgh, Penn. ... He's a political science major at USC.
CAREER BESTS: 100m - 10.28, 200m - 20.94.