Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational Women's Results - Day One

April 7, 2005

Results

First day results (women/men's invitational hammer throw) from the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee T & F Invitational held

Thursday-Saturday (April 7-9) at UCLA's historic Drake Stadium.

On Friday (mostly university/open events), field events begin at 11 a.m. and track events at 1:30 p.m. Also on Friday, there is an evening distance carnival, starting at 6 p.m. On Saturday (all invitational events), field events start at 11:45 a.m. and track events at 12:15 p.m.

THURSDAY

Women's Hammer
UCLA senior Jessica Cosby captured first-place, with a mark of 208-5. Cosby entered the event with a collegiate best, Pac-10 leading and season-best effort of 217-5 (3/26). As a junior last season, Cosby placed second at the NCAA Outdoor, with a Pac-10, school record and personal-best mark of 219-5. Last season she also won the hammer throw at the NCAA West Region and Pac-10 Championships. A multi-talented thrower, Cosby as a redshirt freshman in 2002 won the shot put at the NCAA Outdoor.

Stanford took second and third-places in the hammer throw, with Sarah Hopping finishing second (184-5) and Katie Elsbury in third (183-07).

Results - 1. Jessica Cosby, UCLA, 208-5 (63.54); 2. Sarah Hopping, Stanford, 184-05 (56.21); 3. Katie Elsbury, Stanford, 183-07(55.95; 4. Kelli Burton, Arizona, 180-8 (55.07); 5. Tipaleli Fotu, BYU, 169-7(51.70); 6. Sara Vigil, Arizona, 167-5 (51.04); 7. Novelle Murray, Hawaii, 166-2(50.65); 8. Alexis Fredrick, Hawaii, 158-5(48.30); 9. Megan Howard, Arizona, 152-4(46.44); 10. Chelsea Forsythe, BYU, 148-11(45.38); 11. Ku`ulei Karratti, Hawaii, 148-6(45.27); 12. Candace Jones, BYU, 138-11(42.34); 13. Natasha Sua, BYU, 134-5 (40.98).


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
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
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
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