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, Apr 01
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
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Friday, Apr 01
vs. The Legends Distance ...
Los Angeles, CA
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Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
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Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Rafer Johnson/Jackie ...
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
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vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
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Friday, Apr 15
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Recap
LIVE NOW
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
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Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Texas A&M
Los Angeles, CA
Recap
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vs. Olympic Training ...
Chula Vista, CA
-
LIVE NOW
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
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Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
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Sunday, May 01
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
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Saturday, May 07
vs. Occidental ...
Eagle Rock, CA
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vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
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Sunday, May 08
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
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Saturday, May 14
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
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Sunday, May 15
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
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Thursday, May 26
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Suspended
Friday, May 27
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
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Saturday, May 28
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
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Wednesday, Jun 08
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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Thursday, Jun 09
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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Friday, Jun 10
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Recap
LIVE NOW
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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