Rethmeier Runs Regional Qualifier in 5000m to Lead Bruin Women at RJ/JJK Invite

April 13, 2007

Complete Results

Claire Rethmeier picked up her regional qualifier in the 5000m on Friday evening at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational as she ran a lifetime-best by nearly 10 seconds (16:46.12) to finish second overall.

In the invite section of the javelin, freshman Tara Ross finished sixth with a mark of 143-4.

Sophomore Nicole Leach won the 100m in a time of 11.88, while junior DeShanta Harris finished second in the 100m hurdles in a time of 14.24. Sophomore Lauren Jirges ran a lifetime-best in the 1500m, finishing fourth in a time of 4:30.62.

In the steeplechase, sophomore Ciara Viehweg finished third in a time of 10:53.13, while sophomore Gabrielle Bournes ran a season-best 2:13.63 in the 800m to finish fourth overall.

In the pole vault, freshman Lindsay Regan tied for fourth with a clearance of 11-11.75, equaling her season-best vault mark.

Competition continues on Saturday with the invitational section of the meet. One heat or flight of each event will be contested, while a special recognition ceremony for the seniors and the namesakes of the meet, Rafer Johnson and Jackie Joyner-Kersee, will also be held during the meet.


EVENT INFORMATION
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Friday, Apr 01
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
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Friday, Apr 01
vs. The Legends Distance ...
Los Angeles, CA
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Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
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Saturday, Apr 09
vs. Rafer Johnson/Jackie ...
Los Angeles, CA
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vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
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Friday, Apr 15
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
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vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
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Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Texas A&M
Los Angeles, CA
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vs. Olympic Training ...
Chula Vista, CA
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vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
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Saturday, Apr 23
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
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Sunday, May 01
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
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Saturday, May 07
vs. Occidental ...
Eagle Rock, CA
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vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
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Sunday, May 08
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
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Saturday, May 14
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
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Sunday, May 15
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
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Thursday, May 26
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Suspended
Friday, May 27
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
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Saturday, May 28
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
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Wednesday, Jun 08
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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Thursday, Jun 09
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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Friday, Jun 10
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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