No. 24 Bruin Men Head to MPSF Indoor Track & Field Championships

Feb. 22, 2005

The No. 24 UCLA men's track and field team will head to Seattle, WA Friday, Feb. 25-Saturday, Feb. 26 for the 2005 MPSF Indoor Championships. Last season, the men three-peated to win their third consecutive MPSF title, and will look to win their fourth consecutive title in Seattle.

On the men's side, several Bruins rank in the top-10 in the MPSF going into this weekend's championships and have a strong shot at winning an individual title: seniors Anthony Golston (2nd, 7.85) and Jonathan Williams (6th, 8.06) in the 60m hurdles; senior Nick Thornton ranks first in the 800m (1:48.72), followed by junior Martell Munguia, who ranks second (1:49.22); senior Ben Aragon ranks sixth in the mile (4:05.43) and senior Jon Rankin is seventh in the 3000m (8:07.25); junior Craig Everhart ranks second in the 200m (21.27) and 400m (46.48), while senior Denye' Versher ranks ninth in the 400m (48.11); freshman Michael Johnson ranks third in the triple jump (50-1.75); freshman Dominique Easterling ranks eighth in the long jump (23-7.25); junior Jake Knight ranks second in the shot put (60-1) and sixth in the weight throw (55-7); freshman John Caulfield ranks third in the shot put (60-0.25); junior Jeremy Silverman is fifth in the shot put (58-3) and 10th in the weight throw (55-3.75); junior Andrew Ninow ranks eighth in the weigh throw (55-6.25); senior Yoo Kim ranks second in the pole vault (18-1), while sophomore David Shortenhaus (17-1.75) and junior Mike Landers (16-6) rank fifth and ninth respectively.

The Distance Medley (9:35.45) and 4x400m (3:04.28) relay teams both rank second in the MPSF.

Nationally, several UCLA men continue to rank in the top-20: Everhart (9th, 400m); Thornton (13th, 800m); Munguia (19th, 800m); Golston (20th, 60mH); DMR (4th), Kim (2nd, PV); Knight (18th, SP).


EVENT INFORMATION
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Saturday, Jan 16
vs. Lumberjack Team ...
Flagstaff, AZ
Recap
Friday, Jan 22
vs. DeLoss Dodds ...
Manhattan, KS
Recap
Saturday, Jan 23
vs. DeLoss Dodds ...
Manhattan, KS
Recap
Friday, Jan 29
vs. Razorback ...
Fayetteville, AR
Recap
Saturday, Jan 30
vs. Razorback ...
Fayetteville, AR
Recap
Friday, Feb 05
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
Recap
Saturday, Feb 06
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
Recap
Friday, Feb 12 - All Day PST
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Feb 13 - All Day PST
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Feb 20 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. Alex Wilson ...
Notre Dame, IN
Friday, Feb 26 - TBA PST
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Feb 27 - TBA PST
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Mar 05 - All Day PST
vs. Ben Brown ...
Fullerton, CA
Friday, Mar 11 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
Saturday, Mar 12 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
Tuesday, Mar 22 - 4:00 PM PST
vs. Jim Bush Collegiate ...
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 01 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 02 - 10:00 AM PST
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 09 - 10:00 AM PST
vs. Rafer Johnson/Jackie ...
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Apr 14 - All Day PST
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Friday, Apr 15 - All Day PST
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Saturday, Apr 16 - All Day PST
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Saturday, Apr 16 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. Texas A&M
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 22 - All Day PST
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Saturday, Apr 23 - All Day PST
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Sunday, May 01 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Occidental ...
Eagle Rock, CA
Sunday, May 08 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
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