March 9, 2008
Walnut, Calif. - Juliane Masciana and Carolyn Ellis set school records Saturday to highlight Cal State Fullerton's performance in the annual Ben Brown Invitational Track and Field Meet at Mt. San Antonio College.
Masciana ran second in the open 3000 meter steeplechase in a time of 10:55.6 to easily break the mark of 11:08.27 set by Karina Ortiz in 2006. Ellis ran second in the women's 5000 meters in a time of 16:40.16, erasing the record of 16:52.84 set by Heather Killeen-Frisone in 1995. Ellis also qualified for NCAA Regionals with her mark.
Other Titan highlights included an NCAA qualifying mark of 157 feet even by Jameena Hunt for victory in the invitational discus and the women's 4x400 relay team came home with a win in a time of 3:48.65.