Taylor Paschen and Chris Flaherty each set team records in the 1000 meter.
Freshman (2011-12): Competed in the Fullerton Invite (6k; 24.53.4) and the UC Riverside Invitational (6k; 19:51.9)... In the spring, competed in the 3,000m and 5,000m, clocking her best time of 11:40.5 in the 3k at the Point Loma Collegiate meet.
High School: Attended Murrieta Valley High School where she competed in cross country, track and field, and soccer, earning four varsity letters overall... Ran for head coach Steve Chavez... As a senior, was named Murrieta Valley HS Scholar Athlete of the Year and second-team All-Southwestern League in cross country... Clocked a time of 19:01 in the Mt. Sac Invitational 5K and 18:40 in the Woodbridge Invitational... Helped her team become Mt. Sac Division I Varsity finalists... In her junior year, won the Coaches Award, while notching a season-high 5K time of 18:30 and a 1600m time of 5:30... Her team advanced to the CIF Division I finals at the Mt. Sac Invitational... As a freshman, helped lead her team to the Woodbridge Freshman Girls Division I championship and the Inland Empire Division I championship... Also earned two varsity letters in track and field... Was named MVP of her soccer team and the captain of the frosh/soph squad... Helped lead her soccer team to the freshman Southwestern League Division I championship... Competed with the TVSA Women's Soccer club team where she served as captain.
Personal: Born December 16, 1993 in Orange, Calif.... Parents are Rick and Joni Anderson... Chose USD because of the small, private Catholic academic and athletic environment and the beautiful campus and city... Was also recruited by Pepperdine... Her father played football at USD as well as Saddleback Junior College... She has traveled all over the world, owns three horses, and enjoys the outdoors, reading, knitting, studying and academics... Works at Chic-fil-A! and aspires to earn a career in medical malpractice.
Good Friday delivers good news of Thursday's late night 10,000m women's race. Gillian Gorelik delivered a superlative performance at the 2014 Mt. Sac Invitational Silver Elite race. She finished... Read More [+]
Gorelik has done unbelievable things in a short period of outdoor track racing. In 16 days she has managed to break two of the three USD school records that she has challenged. The third school... Read More [+]
The Torero track team was a force to be reckoned with on Pomona-Pitzer's sun-soaked track at their 28th annual invitational. Both the men and women's team delivered outstanding performances in the ... Read More [+]
Gillian Gorelik took full advantage of leaving her footprints on the 5,000 meter track of the Cal Nevada race at UCSD. The senior got second place and ran a stellar race of 17:17 in the 5,000m. She... Read More [+]
The Toreros lit up the night this past weekend with record breaking performances at the 36th Annual Aztec Invitational. For any athlete, to compete under the lights is motivating and inspiring to... Read More [+]
The Toreros eagerly await their next track race this upcoming Friday night. They will not have to travel far as they have just a 10 minute commute to the local San Diego State University track. Read More [+]
Los Angeles, CA - The power of Oxy in tandem with senior fire is a dangerous combination for this Torero team... For most of the athletes, the race at Occidental College brought their 2013 season... Read More [+]
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - A strong field awaits the Toreros in their season team finale, where USD will bid farewell to 9 of their own Seniors this Saturday. The race will be held on the fast track of... Read More [+]