|Hometown:||Dana Point, Calif.|
|High School:||Dana Hills HS|
Tori Usgaard, a talented multi-eventer for the Gauchos looks to build on stellar freshman and sophomore seasons where she helped set the UCSB 4 x 400m record twice while also taking the Big West heptathlon Bronze. She ranks third All-Time in UCSB history in the 100m hurdles and heptathlon.
Placed third at the Big West Championships in the heptathlon, scoring 4747. Set a personal best in the heptathlon of 4968 at the Mt. Sac Relays. En route to her score, Usgaard used a 14.28 100m hurdle best to pace her score.
Won the high jump at the UC Riverside Dual meet with a clearance of 5'5. Finished second at the Northridge Multi-Events in the heptathlon with a score of 4812. Ran a lifetime best 800m of 2:20.84 to move up into fourth at the Big West Combined Events Championships. Ran on the 4 x 400m relay at the Big West Championships, her fifth event of the meet, and helped the Gauchos to a school record time of 3:39.46 and a runner-up Big West Finish. That time qualified the women's 4 x 400m relay for the NCAA West Regional Championships in Austin, TX where Usgaard helped the Gauchos reestablish the school record with a time of 3:38.86.
Usgaard graduated from Dana Point High School where she competed under coaches Ryan Crane and Craig Dunne…Four-time varsity letterman and scholar athlete…League champion in three events.
Victoria Usgaard was born November 1, 1994 in Salem, Ore. to parents Cherie and Jim Usgaard…Has one older sister named Lexi…Enjoys reading and traveling…Favorite movie is ‘Parent Trap’…Enjoys listening to Taylor Swift…Favorite book is Hunger Games…Most athletic achievement was winning heptathlon at Arcadia in 2012…Favorite aspect of college track and field is competing as a college athlete and representing UC Santa Barbara…Biology major with hopes of becoming physicians assistant.
100H- 14.28 (2014 Mt. Sac Relays)
400mH- 63.59 (2013 Cal Poly Dual Meet)
800m- 2:16.25 (2014 Mt. Sac Relays)
High Jump- 5'5.25 (2013 Northridge Multi-Events)
Long Jump- 18'3 3/4 (2013 All-Cal Challenge Cup)
Heptathlon- 4968 (2014 Mt. Sac Relays)
4 x 400m Relay- 3:38.86 (2013 NCAA West Regional, Austin, TX) *School Record
Big West Championships
2014- Heptathlon, 3rd, 4747
2014- High Jump, 12th, 5'3.25/1.61m
2014- Javelin, 11th, 110'0/33.54m
2013- Heptathlon, 4th, 4828
2013- High Jump, 10th, 5'3/1.60m
2013- Long Jump, 16th, 17'5.5 /5.42m
2013- 400mH, 13th, 1:04.11
2013- 4 x 400m Relay, 2nd, 3:39.46* (School Record)
NCAA First Round
2013- 4 x 400m, 20th, 3:38.86* School Record