Storm & Faldermeyer Highlight Track Teams at Jim Bush Meet

June 3, 2012

Jim Bush Invite Results Get Acrobat Reader

Ida Storm and Alec Faldermeyer highlighted the track and field teams on Saturday at the Jim Bush Invite at Drake Stadium. Both Bruin sophomores were the top collegiate finishers in their respective hammer event.

Storm notched a lifetime-best in the event, improving by nearly a foot on her previous best of 217-6 with a throw of 218-1 to finish fourth overall. Faldermeyer was third overall with a best mark of 215-5. Both will next head to Des Moines, IA for the NCAA Championships June 6-9.

In the women's pole vault, Allison Koressel finished second with a clearance of 12-9.50, while in the men's vault, Scott Cook tied for third (15-3), David Thomas was sixth (14-9) and Marcus Nilson was eighth (13-9.25). Nilsson will compete in the decathlon at NCAAs this coming week,

In the 1500m, Katja Goldring was fourth with a lifetime-best of 4:35.57. Annie Mooney finished eighth (4:39.27), Merissa Kado was 10th (4:41.47) and Bronte Golick was 11th (4:45.03). Kado and Golick's times were lifetime-bests. In the men's 1500m, Alec Govi ran a lifetime-best of 3:47.70 to finish seventh overall.

Carlo Valdes threw a lifetime-best of 206-11 in the javelin to finish sixth overall. Jaycee Olsen threw a lifetime-best of 149-2 in the discus to finish fifth overall.

Paisley Pettway was the top Bruin finisher in the 800m as she was fifth (2:09.22). Tiffany LaMar placed seventh (2:11.08).

In the women's high jump, Alexis Walker finished in a tie for third with a clearance of 5-8.75. Taylor Hobson tied for fourth in the men's high jump (6-8.75).


EVENT INFORMATION
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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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Saturday, Feb 13
vs. Husky Classic
Seattle, WA
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Saturday, Feb 20
vs. Alex Wilson ...
Notre Dame, IN
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Friday, Feb 26
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
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Saturday, Feb 27
vs. MPSF Championships
Seattle, WA
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Friday, Mar 11
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
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Saturday, Mar 12
vs. NCAA Indoor ...
Birmingham, AL
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Tuesday, Mar 22
vs. Jim Bush Collegiate ...
Los Angeles, CA
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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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LIVE NOW
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 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Occidental ...
Eagle Rock, CA
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Sunday, May 08 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Saturday, May 14 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
Sunday, May 15 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
Thursday, May 26 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Friday, May 27 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Saturday, May 28 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals ...
Lawrence, KS
Wednesday, Jun 08 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Thursday, Jun 09 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Friday, Jun 10 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
Saturday, Jun 11 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Outdoor ...
Eugene, OR
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