Kantola Leads No. 5 Bruin Women on Day One of MPSF Championships

Feb. 23, 2007

Complete Results

Junior Ingrid Kantola led the Bruin women on day one of the MPSF Indoor Championships in Seattle, WA as she placed second in the pole vault with a jump of 13-5.25. It was Kantola's second-best jump of her career, as she cleared 13-10 last weekend in Flagstaff, AZ.

Also having a successful day in the vault were senior Jacqueline Nguyen and junior Megan Jamerson. Nguyen and Jamerson both cleared season-best and NCAA provisional qualifying marks of 12-11.50. Jamerson tied for third, while Nguyen ended up in sixth-place. Jamerson's mark was also a lifetime-best at UCLA. Junior Elizabeth Woepse finished 11th in the vault with a lifetime-best mark of 12-5.50.

Junior Georgea Richards jumped an indoor lifetime-best 19-10.25 to finish fourth in the long jump. Her mark was just five centimeters shy of the NCAA provisional mark of 20-0.

In the 200m, freshman Danielle Watson finished 14th in a time of 25.18, while Richard was 20th in 26.00.

The distance medley relay team of sophomore Allie Bohannon, senior Jenna Timinsky, junior Shantae McKinney and sophomore Lauren Jirges finished third in a time of 11:35.84.

The Bruin women currently rank sixth after seven events with 26 points, while Arizona State leads with 53 points. Stanford stands in second with 48 points.

Competition continues on Saturday in Seattle.


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
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