Bohannon Thrives in National Spotlight at Tyson Invite

Feb. 9, 2007

Complete Results

Allie Bohannon led the Bruin women on day one of the Tyson Invitational in Fayetteville, AR as the sophomore finished third in the championship section of the mile running a lifetime-best 4:41.42. Her time was just 1.42 seconds shy of an NCAA automatic qualifier and kept her ranked amongst the top-10 in the nation. Her performance today shaved two seconds off her previous lifetime-best, 4:43.43, set in Seattle, WA two weeks ago at the Washington Invitational.

Also competing in the mile, seniors Ashley Caldwell and Allison Hall both ran season-best times as Caldwell finished second (4:51.59) in the college section and Hall was 12th (4:59.63).

In the championship section of the pole vault, senior Jacqueline Nguyen jumped a season-best 12-6.75 to finish in a tie for ninth-place.

Junior Renee Williams finished 15th overall in the championship section of the long jump with a mark of 19-0.75, while junior Leslie Rychel was third in the regular section with a leap of 19-1.50.

Competition continues Saturday with the women's 4x400m relay, triple jump, high jump, pole vault and 800m. Williams will compete in the triple, Keneisha Creary and Lauren Correa in the high, Megan Jamerson and Ingrid Kantola in the pole vault, and Bohannon, Caldwell and Hall in the 800m.

Full results - Tyson Invite


Saturday, Jan 16
vs. Lumberjack Team ...
Flagstaff, AZ
Recap
Friday, Jan 22
vs. DeLoss Dodds ...
Manhattan, KS
Recap
Saturday, Jan 23
vs. DeLoss Dodds ...
Manhattan, KS
Recap
Friday, Jan 29
vs. Razorback ...
Fayetteville, AR
Recap
Saturday, Jan 30
vs. Razorback ...
Fayetteville, AR
Recap
Friday, Feb 05
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
Recap
Saturday, Feb 06
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
Recap
Friday, Feb 12 - All Day PST
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Feb 13 - All Day PST
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Feb 20 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. Alex Wilson ...
Notre Dame, IN
Friday, Feb 26 - TBA PST
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Feb 27 - TBA PST
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Mar 05 - All Day PST
vs. Ben Brown ...
Fullerton, CA
Friday, Mar 11 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
Saturday, Mar 12 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
Tuesday, Mar 22 - 4:00 PM PST
vs. Jim Bush Collegiate ...
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 01 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 02 - 10:00 AM PST
vs. Bruin Legends of ...
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Apr 09 - 10:00 AM PST
vs. Rafer Johnson/Jackie ...
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Apr 14 - All Day PST
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Friday, Apr 15 - All Day PST
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Saturday, Apr 16 - All Day PST
vs. Mt. SAC Relays
Norwalk, CA
Saturday, Apr 16 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. Texas A&M
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Apr 22 - All Day PST
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Saturday, Apr 23 - All Day PST
vs. Triton Invitational
San Diego, CA
Sunday, May 01 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Occidental ...
Eagle Rock, CA
Sunday, May 08 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
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