Dan Ames Leads Bruin Men at Husky Invite

Jan. 31, 2004

Complete Results

Seattle, WA - At today's Husky Invite, held at Washington's Dempsey Indoor Track Stadium, Bruin senior co-captain Dan Ames led UCLA with a pair of victories and NCAA provisional qualifying performances. Other winners and provisional qualifiers were senior Nick Thornton in the 800m and junior Tony Golston in the 60m hurdles.

Ames threw NCAA provisional marks, winning the shot put and weight throw. In the shot put, he threw 60-7.75 (18.48m). And, in the weight throw, he threw 66-9.25 (20.35m). Thornton won the 800m in a NCAA provisional time of 1:49.56. And, Golston won the 60m hurdles in a provisional qualifying time of 7.89. In addition to these individual qualifiers, the distance medley relay of junior Ben Aragon, Thornton, and juniors Denye' Versher and Jon Rankin ran a provisional time of 9:41.43, placing second.

Also victorious for the Bruins were freshman Brandon Johnson and sophomore Mike Landers. In his first competition as a Bruin, Johnson won the 400m in 47.78. Landers won the pole vault with a mark of 16-4.75 (5.00m).

Other top performers today were sophomore Matt Bruno (60m, 4th, 6.99), Versher (400m, 6th, 48.71), Aragon (mile, 5th, 4:05.88), junior Martell Munguia (800m, 4th, 1:51.68), junior Jonathan Williams (60mH, 2nd, 8.11), senior Chris Staton (HJ, 4th, 6-4.75/1.95m; LJ, 4th, 23-00.50/7.02m), junior Yoo Kim (PV Elite, 3rd, 16-10.75/5.15m), senior Pat Luke (PV Elite, 4th, 16-4.75/5.00m), junior Shane Hackett (PV, 3rd, 16-10.75/5.00m), sophomore Dave Murphy (PV, 4th, 15-11/4.85m), freshman Chris Merriweather (TJ, 4th, 47-5/14.45), sophomore Demetre Howard (TJ, 6th, 46-7.50/14.21m), sophomore Jake Knight (SP, 2nd, 57-8.25/17.58m) and sophomore Jeremy Silverman (SP, 5th, 54-3.75/16.55m; WT, 5th, 55-4.75/16.88m).

The Bruins will compete next Saturday, February 7, at the Boise Indoor Invitational.


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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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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
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Seattle, WA
Saturday, May 14 - All Day PST
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Seattle, WA
Sunday, May 15 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Seattle, WA
Thursday, May 26 - All Day PST
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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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