McLaughlin, Rowe & Wiemann Highlight Bruin Women at Oxy Invite

May 8, 2011

Results

Ashlea McLaughlin, Lindsay Rowe and Kelcie Wiemann highlighted the women's track and field team on Saturday at the Oxy Invitational in Eagle Rock, CA.

McLaughlin ran a big lifetime-best of 52.95 to finish second in the 400m. She was the top collegiate finisher in the event and that mark ranks 13th in the NCAA this season. Joy Eaton, also in the 400m, ran a lifetime-best as well as she placed third with the 22nd-best mark in the NCAA this season, 53.21.

Rowe won the high hurdles with a season-best run of 13.28. That mark ranks 28th in the NCAA this season. She also was the top finisher for the Bruins in the 100m, placing eighth in a time of 12.10.

Wiemann was second in the steeple chase as she ran a new lifetime-best of 10:57.94. That moves her into the UCLA all-time top-10 at the No. 2 spot.

In the 800m, Paisley Pettway led the way as she was the top Bruin finisher, placing sixth in a time of 2:10.40. Allie Lopez was eighth in the 1500m, running 4:32.65. Four other Bruin runners ran lifetime-bests in the 1500m - Rachel Butler (4:37.28), Meghan Marvin (4:39.51), Lauren Hall (4:40.17) and Elle Sanders (4:44.59).

Whitney Blue ran a lifetime-best in the 5000m (17:13.89) to finish sixth overall.

In field event action, Alexis Walker placed third in the high jump (5-8) and Ke'Nyia Richardson was second in the triple (38-11.50).

The Bruins now turn their focus to the Pac-10 Champiosnhips, which are held in Tucson, AZ next Friday and Saturday.


EVENT INFORMATION
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Saturday, Jan 16
vs. Lumberjack Team ...
Flagstaff, AZ
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Friday, Jan 22
vs. DeLoss Dodds ...
Manhattan, KS
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Saturday, Jan 23
vs. DeLoss Dodds ...
Manhattan, KS
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Friday, Jan 29
vs. Razorback ...
Fayetteville, AR
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Saturday, Jan 30
vs. Razorback ...
Fayetteville, AR
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Friday, Feb 05
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
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Saturday, Feb 06
vs. Frank Sevigne Husker ...
Lincoln, NE
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Friday, Feb 12
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
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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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