Track & Field Ready To Battle Crosstown Rival USC

April 29, 2011

The men's and women's track and field squads will travel to USC this weekend to face off with the Trojans in the annual scored dual meet. The hammer competition will be held on Saturday afternoon at Mt. SAC in Walnut, while the remainder of the meet begins at 11:00 am on the campus of USC.

The meet will be streamed live for free on USC's website. Click here on meet day to watch if you can't make it to the track in person.

This is the 78th meeting between the men's teams and the 28th meeting between the women. The Trojan men are on a two year winning streak, while the USC women have won the last three matchups. In this week's USTFCCCA poll, the Trojan men are ranked eighth, while the Bruin men fell out of the top 25 for the first time this season. The Trojan women are fifth in the poll, while the women are unranked.

Several athletes continue to be ranked in the top 25 nationally. Below is a list of their events, rankings and top marks.

Men

  • 200m - Maxwell Dyce, 22ndT (20.77)
  • 4x100m - Frasier/Rolle/Dyce/Carroll, 18th (39.79)
  • Pole Vault - Greg Woepse, 10thT (17-6.50); Casey DiCesare, 20th (17- 2.75)
  • Triple - Jonathan Clark, 6th (53-00.75)
  • Discus - Bo Taylor, 14th (186-7)
  • Hammer - Alec Faldermeyer, 21st (207-4)

    Women

  • 400m - Turquoise Thompson, 18th (53.13); Joy Eaton, 22nd (53.46)
  • 400m Hurdles - Turquoise Thompson, 5th (56.73)
  • 4x400m - Eaton/McLaughlin/Rowe/Thompson, 22nd (3:36.72)
  • Pole Vault - Tori Anthony, 17thT (13-7.25); Allison Koressel, 17thT (13- 7.25)
  • Hammer - Ida Storm, 9th (205-5)

  • EVENT INFORMATION
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    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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