June 28, 2008
Former Bruins Brandon Johnson and Sheena (Johnson) Tosta advanced to the finals of the 400m hurdles at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Eugene, OR after strong performances in the semifinal rounds of the men's and women's respective races.
Johnson, who now runs for Nike and ended his UCLA career in 2007, ran just off his lifetime-best as he finished seventh overall with a run of 48.68.
Tosta, formerly Sheena Johnson, was 2nd overall in a time of 54.95.
Both will run in the final of their respective races on Sunday, while another former Bruin, Monique Henderson, will begin competition in the quarterfinals of the 400m.
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