UCLA Competes At Modesto Relays, Oxy Invite

May 8, 2005

On Saturday, Jeanette Bolden's UCLA women's T & F field team split into two squads - the pole vaulters competing at the 64th annual Modesto Relays and other Bruins competing at the evening Oxy Invitational at Eagle Rock.

Modesto Relays/Women
In the invitational pole vault, junior Chelsea Johnson, the defending NCAA Outdoor champion and record-holder (15-0), placed 6th (13-11.25). In the open vault, freshman Elizabeth Woepse no-heighted.

Several Bruin alumni also competed at Modesto-
100m - Sani Roseby, 10th, 11.93
400m - Sheena Johnson, 4th, 54.77
100mH - Michelle Perry, 1st, 12.78; Sani Roseby, 2nd, 13.68
Pole Vault - Tracy O'Hara, 7th, 13-5.25
Long Jump - Michelle Perry, 5th, 20-5.25w; Shelia Burrell, 8th, 18-3.75; Sani Roseby, 10th, 17-6
Discus - Suzy Powell, 2nd, 192-10

Oxy Invite/Women
UCLA was led by sophomore Jenna Timinsky and freshman DeShanta Harris. Timinsky was the second-fastest collegian (third overall) in the 1500m (4:25.95, team leader, season-best, NCAA Regional Qualifier) and Harris was the top collegian in the 400m hurdles (fifth overall), with a personal-best time of 1:01.00.

Also competing for the Bruins were - in the 1500m - freshman Claire Rethmeier (6th, 4:29.43, personal-best) and junior Sarah West (12th, 4:41.35); in the 3000m steeplechase - sophomore Leslie Barrie (4th, 11:26.14) and in the long jump, freshman Leslie Rychel (3rd, 18-5).


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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