Team USA captures 25 medals
2011 World Champion races in 400-meter hurdle final Thursday
Demus advances to 400-meter hurdle semifinals
Women's 400-meter final set for 1:15 p.m. ET tomorrow
400m semifinals scheduled for tomorrow at 12:05 p.m. ET
OUTLOOK: Ran the third-fastest time ever run by a high school athlete in the 400m hurdles...expected to make a major contribution athletically and academically.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years in track and field at Cedar Hill High School in Cedar Hill, Texas.... Gatorade National Athlete of the Year... 2004 High School All-American... named Great Southwest Top Performer...Captain of the Cedar Hill Debate Team.
Date of birth/Location: April 4, 1986/Houston. Texas
Parents: Charles and Sandra Richardson
Major: Sports and Entertainment Management
Favorite athlete: Allen Johnson
My most memorable most: Adidas Outdoor Championships: greatest and worst race ever.
The best advice my parents ever gave me: Balance life with what you need to do and what you have to do.
Favorite food: Chicken wings
I chose USC over: Tennessee and Southern California