Track & Field Heads South For Aztec Invitational

March 17, 2011

The men's and women's track and field teams will continue the outdoor season this Saturday when they head south to San Diego for the Aztec Invitational.

The women's team will have athletes in all event groups, while the men's team will compete in all events except the sprints and throws. The meet features the Bruins, Wisconsin, BYU, San Diego State, Kansas State and Northern Illinois among other schools.

Live results will be available here.

The schedule of events is available here.

Although both teams have only two outdoor meets under their belts, several athletes rank in the top 25 nationally. Below is a list of athletes and their rankings.

Women

  • 400m - 3rd, 400m (55.05)
  • 800m - 9th, 800m (2:13.04); 16th, Paisley Pettway (2:13.88); 23rd, Tiffany LaMar (2:14.54)
  • 1500m - 15th, Allie Lopez (4:31.08)
  • HJ - 6th (tie), Alexis Walker (5-7); 17th (tie), Mariah Gibson (5-5)
  • PV - 5th (tie), Liz Goodrich (12-7.50) and Allison Koressel (12-7.50); 10th (tie), Tori Anthony (12-1.50); 20th (tie), Tasha Kolbo (11-7.75)

    Men

  • 800m - 21st, Jonathan Simmons (1:54.37)
  • 1500m - 7th (tie), Alec Govi (3:52.65); 25th, Steven Norton (3:55.69)
  • 400mH - 8th, Brian Law (53.28); 16th, David Klarer (53.81)
  • HJ - 1st (tie), Taylor Hobson (6-10.75)
  • PV - 1st (tie), Greg Woepse (17-00.75) and Casey DiCesare (17-00.75); 7th (tie), Scott DiCesare (16-00.75) and Mike Woepse (16-00.75); 12th (tie), Trent Perez
  • (15-7)
  • LJ - 2nd (tie), Nelson Rosario (23-11.50)
  • TJ - 20th, Dillon Stucky (46-3.50)
  • SP - 10th, Mark Weber (53-10.25); 13th, Nigel Davies (53-6.25)
  • DT - 1st, Bo Taylor (185-2); 3rd, Thomas Nagengast (171-7); 5. Matthew Kosecki (165-1)

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