UCLA Men's Track & Field Travels To Cornhusker Invite; Northern Arizona Invite

Feb. 5, 2002

Art Venegas's UCLA men's track and field team continues its 2002 indoor campaign this weekend, competing at the Cornhusker Invitational in Lincoln, NE (Feb. 8-9) and at the Northern Arizona Invitational in Flagstaff, AZ (Feb. 9).

Last Saturday (Feb. 2), the Bruin throwers led UCLA at the Washington Invitational in Seattle, WA. Junior Scott Wiegand, senior Scott Moser and sophomore Danny Ames all had outstanding efforts.

Wiegand won the men's shot put in a personal indoor best 63-7 (an NCAA automatic qualifying mark). Moser won the 35-lb. weight throw (66-0.25, NCAA provisional mark) and was fourth in the shot put (58-6.25, NCAA provisional). Ames was second in the weight throw (61-5) and second in the shot put (62-5.75, personal indoor best and NCAA automatic qualifying mark).

Also winning events for the Bruins were - sophomore Denye Versher won the 400m (47.96) and ran on UCLA's winning 4x400m relay (315.90), sophomore Juaune Armon, victorious in the long jump (24-2.50, personal indoor best) and placing second in the triple jump (49-7.75, personal indoor best), senior Michael Lipscomb, who won the 200m (21.93) and the 60m consolation final (6.98, 7.10Q), sophomore Nick Thornton winning the 800m (1:50.69, personal indoor best).

Other top performances included -sophomore Chuckie Ryan, who placed second in the 60m hurdles (8.22, 8.40Q), junior John McCauley, third in the 60m dash (6.97, 7.02Q) and 200m (22.09), sophomore Jon Rankin who placed fourth in the mile run (4:08.42), junior Kyle Erickson placing third (48.67) in the 400m and senior Bryan Green, second in the 3000m (8:12.73).


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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
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Recap
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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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