April 20, 2005
A select group of the No. 19 UCLA men's track and field team will head to San Diego this weekend for the UC San Diego Triton Invitational, Friday, Apr. 23-Saturday, Apr. 30.
The majority of the team will be off this weekend as they prepare for the annual UCLA/USC Dual Meet which will be held at USC on Saturday, Apr. 30. Several sprinters, distance runners, and throwers, along with a few jumpers will head to San Diego to compete. Junior Craig Everhart, sophomore Brandon Johnson and seniors Mario Bassani and Denye' Versher highlight the sprinters who will compete this weekend. All eligible throwers will also compete along with a few pole vaulters. On the distance side, junior Martell Munguia will highlight this weekend's competitiors as seniors Jon Rankin and Ben Aragon rest.
A media luncheon will be held to promote the upcoming dual meet battle between the crosstown rivals on Tuesday, Apr. 26 in Heritage Hall on the campus of USC at 12:00 pm.