Field Performers Pace Titans at UCI
May 3, 2009
Irvine, Calif. - Jameena Hunt in the women's discus and Andrew Sullivan in the men's pole vault posted NCAA Regional Qualifying marks Sunday for Cal State Fullerton on Day Two of the Asics/Steve Scott Invitational at UC Irvine.
Hunt had a best mark of 159 feet, 9 inches to not only win the event and qualify for regionals but she improved upon her school record of 159 feet, 4 inches set in 2007.
Sullivan won the pole vault with a best height of 16 feet, 6 3/4 inches for another NCAA regional qualifier. Another Titan winner Sunday was Johnathan Golden in the high jump. He won a jump off over Paul Gill of Oklahoma after both men cleared 6 feet, 10 3/4 inches.
On the track, the Titans' Ciara Short returned to action after a week off to win the 400 meters in 53.86 and run second in the 200 at 24.07 to unattached Victoria Barr, who ran 23.96.