100 Meter Hurdles, Steeplechase Records Fall
April 18, 2008
Walnut, Calif. -
Freshman Lauren Williams from Chino Hills High School won her section of the women's 100 meter hurdles at the Mt. Sac Relays Friday night in a Cal State Fullerton record time of 13.74 seconds and Carolyn Ellis broke the school mark in the 3000 meter steeplechase.
Ellis ran 10:26.62 to break the mark established earlier this year in Palo Alto by Juliane Masciana, who was tripped 100 yards into the race and had to scratch due to injury.
In the women's 5000 meters, freshman Grace Gonzales ran a personal best 16:49.22 for an NCAA egional qualifying time.
Other strong showings by Titan student-athletes:
Dalya Taman tied for second in her section of the women's pole vault at a height of 3.85 meters (12.63 feet).