April 9, 2004
On Friday night (April 9) in collegiate men's open distance events, UCLA junior Reggie Oronoz won the 1500m, in a time of 3:53.72.
In the 3000m, Team USA runner Matt Downen posted an impressive winning mark of 8:03.31.
The 2nd annual Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational at UCLA's Drake Stadium continues on Saturday (April 10), with elite collegiate and professional athletes highlighting the all invitational field (9:15 a.m.) and track (12:15 p.m.) events.
Other men's winners from Friday night's distance carnival included -
1500m - Reggie Oronoz, UCLA, 3:53.72
3000m - Matt Downen, Team USA, 8:03.31
3000m Steeplechase - Bryce Lighthall, adidas transports, 9:28.53
5000m - David Danley, Utah State, 14:34.51
On Friday (April 9), UCLA sophomore Jeremy Silverman won the open collegiate discus competition with a mark of 171-9, a season-best and NCAA Regional Qualifying mark.
The 2nd annual Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner Kersee Invitational at UCLA's Drake Stadium continues Friday night with a distance carnival. On Saturday (April 10), elite collegiate and professional athletes will highlight the all invitational field (9:15 a.m.) and track (12:15 p.m.) events.
Other winners from Friday's day events included -
100m - Travis Morse, CP-SLO, 10.56 (-0.6)
200m - Rashaad Johnson, Perpetual Motion, 21.31 (+3.6)
400m - Rashaad Johnson, Perpetual Motion, 48.22
800m - Ben Dreyer, High Performance, 1:52.01
110m H - Charles Ryan, U. S., 14.34 (0.7)
400m H - Brad Martin, Utah State, 55.12
Pole Vault - Sean Brown, No Limit Sports, 17-0.75 (5.20)
Long Jump - J. R. Harrison, Arizona, 23-2.50 (7.07)(nwi)
Triple Jump - Daniel Marshall, Arizona, 48-1.25 (14.66)(nwi)
Shot Put - Nick Garcia, Springco, 57-4.75 (17.49)
Discus - Jeremy Silverman, UCLA, 171-9 (52.35)