Aragon's NCAA Qualifying Mark Leads Bruin Men at Last Chance Meet

March 10, 2003

UCLA sophomore Ben Aragon's NCAA indoor automatic qualifying mark in the mile led Art Venegas' Bruin men's squad last weekend (March 7-8) at a last chance meet in Seattle, WA. The Bruins' qualified athletes will compete this weekend (March 14-15) at the 2003 NCAA Indoor T & F Championships, held in Fayetteville, AR and hosted by the University of Arkansas.

Last Chance Meet/UCLA Men

Aragon finished second in the mile in an NCAA automatic qualifying time of 4:00.38 (No. 14 on the current NCAA indoor chart).

Also improving their indoor marks were - sophomore Erik Emilsson in the 3000m (12th, 8:12.83); junior Pat Luke in the pole vault (4th, 17-0.75) and in the shot put, redshirt freshmen - Jeremy Silverman (1st, 59-5.75, NCAA provisional, No. 26 on the current NCAA Indoor chart) and Jake Knight (2nd, 58-3, NCAA provisional, No. 45 on the current NCAA indoor chart).

Other Bruins listed on the current NCAA indoor charts are - junior Nick Thornton in the 800m (47th, 1:50.04, NCAA provisional); sophomore Yoo Kim in the pole vault (19th, 17-4.50, NCAA provisional); junior Juaune Armon in the long jump (24th, 25-1.25, NCAA provisional); in the shot put, senior Scott Wiegand (4th, 65-3.25, NCAA automatic) and junior Dan Ames (6th, 64-8.75, NCAA automatic) and Ames in the 35lb. weight throw (4th, 70-1.75, NCAA automatic).


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Friday, Feb 05
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
Recap
Saturday, Feb 06
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
Recap
Friday, Feb 12
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Recap
Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Recap
Saturday, Feb 20
vs. Alex Wilson ...
Notre Dame, IN
Recap
Friday, Feb 26
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
Recap
Saturday, Feb 27
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
Recap
Friday, Mar 11
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
Recap
Saturday, Mar 12
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
Recap
Tuesday, Mar 22
vs. Jim Bush Collegiate ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Friday, Apr 01
vs. The Legends Distance ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Rafer Johnson/Jackie ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
LIVE NOW
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
-
Friday, Apr 15
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Recap
LIVE NOW
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
-
Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Texas A&M
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
LIVE NOW
vs. Olympic Training ...
Chula Vista, CA
-
LIVE NOW
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
-
Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Recap
Sunday, May 01 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Occidental ...
Eagle Rock, CA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Sunday, May 08 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Saturday, May 14 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
Sunday, May 15 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
Thursday, May 26 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Friday, May 27 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Saturday, May 28 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Wednesday, Jun 08 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Thursday, Jun 09 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Friday, Jun 10 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Saturday, Jun 11 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS