Sept. 17, 2009
The UCLA men's and women's cross country teams will compete Friday night in Tucson, Arizona at the Dave Murray Invitational. The meet features the Bruins, Arizona and Arizona State, as well as several community colleges.
The men's 7000-meter run will kick of at Dell Urich Golf course at 5 p.m. with the women to follow at apprximately 5:45.
The Bruins are coming off of a high-altitude training camp in Mammoth Lakes. This will be the second meet of the season for the Bruins as both squads opened up 2009 in Provo, Utah at the BYU Autumn Classic in the beginning of September.
Competing this weekend for the men's squad are Marco Anzures, Danny Benson, Alex Crabill, Spencer Knight, Jake Matthews, David McDonald, Marlon Patterson, Kevin Sullivan and Zack Torres. Running for the women are Heather Balbier, Katja Goldring, Allison Lopez, Rosa Magana, Sadee Martinez, Shannon Murakami, Taryn Pastoor and Kelcie Wiemann.