No. 11 UCLA Men's Track and Field Team Shines at Boise Indoor

Feb. 5, 2005

The No. 11 UCLA men's track and field team had an impressive showing in Idaho Feb. 4-5 as the Bruins won seven events and picked up five NCAA qualifying marks at the Boise Indoor.

Seven Bruins picked up individual wins, while five picked up NCAA provisional marks in Boise. Senior Tony Golston recorded his second consecutive win of the season in the 60m hurdles, in a provisional qualifying time of 7.86. Sophomore David Shortenhaus won the pole vault with a provisional mark of 17-1.25 (lifetime-best), while Everhart won the 200m in a time of 21.38. Freshmen jumpers Dominique Easterling and Michael Johnson, Jr. both posted wins in Idaho, with Easterling winning the long jump (23-0.75) and Johnson winning the triple jump (49-5.50). Senior Nick Thornton won his second consecutive 800m race in a time of 1:50.29 and the 4x400m relay team of Mario Bassani, Craig Everhart, James Rhoades and Thornton won in a time of 3:12.85.

Freshman John Caulfield led a trio of shot putters with NCAA provisional marks on Saturday. Caulfield improved on last week's lifetime-best (58-10.25) with a toss of 60-0.25 to finish second, while Jake Knight (59-2.75) and Jeremy Silverman (58-3.00) finished third and fourth with provisional tosses.

Other Bruin men with top-three finishes in Boise were - senior Jonathan Williams in the 60m hurdles (2nd, 8.06), Bassani (2nnd, 48.45) and freshman James Rhoades (3rd, 48.87) in the 400m, junior Mike Landers in the pole vault (2nd, 16-6.75, indoor lifetime-best), Easterling in the triple jump (3rd, 46-8.25), and junior Martell Munguia in the 800m (2nd, 1:50.56).

The Bruins will continue the indoor track season next week in Fayetteville, AR, the site of the 2005 NCAA Indoor Championships, Saturday, Feb. 12 for the Tyson Invitational.


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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