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.


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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