Competition Concludes At The 74th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays
April 7, 2001
The four-day 74th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays were completed on Saturdayin Austin, TX.
The Bruins had three winners in the women's competition: freshman LenaNilsson in the 1500m (4:23.17,season-best, NCAA provisional), UCLA's 4 X 800mrelay (8:33.21, school record) and senior Christina Tolson in the shot put (56-11/4, season-best, NCAA automatic). UCLA's men were led by junior Scott Moser,who placed fourth in the shot put (61-7), third in the discus (194-10) and 11thin the hammer (186-6), freshman Dan Ames, who was seventh in the shot put (60-13/4), sixth in the discus (191-1) and sixth in the hammer (192-8,personal-best), along with sophomore Kyle Erickson in the 400m hurdles (50.93,personal-best, NCAA provisional).
This year's Texas Relays featured more than 5,000 high school, collegiateand professional athletes competing in 117 events.
Next Saturday, April 14, the Bruins will host Nebraska and CS Northridge atDrake Stadium in their final home meet of the season.
Here are the UCLA women/men results from the four-day meet.
Women 1500m : Lena Nilsson, first-place (4:23.17, season-best, NCAA provisional),Bridie Hatch, 11th (4:41.63) 3000m SC : Elaine Canchola, 4th (10:54.79, personal-best), Melissa McBain,11th (11:55.98) 5000m : Gina Donnelly, 16th (18:39.04)4 X 800m Relay : UCLA (Ysanne Williams, Jessica Marr, Tiffany Burgess, LenaNilsson), first-place (8:33.21, school record) Distance Medley Relay : UCLA, 5th (11:48.71) Pole Vault : Section A : Tracy O'Hara, 8th (12-11 1/2), Heather Sickler,11th (11-11 3/4), Erica Hoernig, 11th (11-11 3/4). Section B : Karen Bewley,11th (11-5 3/4) Shot Put : Section A - Christina Tolson, first-place (56-1 1/4,season-best, NCAA automatic), Chaniqua Ross, 4th (53-0, season-best, NCAAautomatic) Discus : Section B- Lara Saye, 3rd (160-2) Hammer : Christina Tolson, 2nd (207-11, ties season best, NCAA automatic)
Men 100m : Heat 4- Joe Hunter, 7th (11.70w. season-best wind-aided), Heat 5 :Michael Lipscomb, 5th (10.65w, season-best wind-aided), Heat 6- Warren Rogers,3rd (10.67w), Heat 7 : Bryan Harrison, 2nd (10.46w, season-best wind-aided) 1500m : Paul Muite, 4th (3:56.33), Jon Rankin, 12th (4:06.85) 110m HH : Heat 8 : Chuckie Ryan, 4th (14.23w, season-best wind-aided) 400mH : Final : Kyle Erickson, 6th (50.93, personal-best, NCAAprovisional), John Hall, 7th (51.30). Qualifying-Heat 2-John Hall, 1st (51.02,season-best, NCAA provisional), Heat 3-Kyle Erickson, 1st (51.61) 3000mSC : Mason Moore, 6th (9:21.7) 4 X 100m Relay : Heat 3- UCLA, 2nd (40.51), did not advance to final 4 X 400m Relay : Heat 5 : UCLA, 1st (3:14.27), did not advance to final4 X 1500m Relay : UCLA, 9th (15:57.96)Pole Vault- Section B-Jared Drake, 5th (16-10 3/4, ties season best) Long Jump-Section B-Juaune Armon, 10th (23-9 1/2w), Oliver Jackson, 11th(23-7 1/2w, season-best wind-aided) Shot Put-Section A- Scott Moser, 4th (61-7), Dan Ames, 7th (60-1 3/4),Section B-Scott Wiegand, 2nd (59-0), Jack Clamon, 4th (57-1, season-best) Discus-Section A-Scott Moser, 3rd (194-10), Dan Ames, 6th (191-1) Hammer : Dan Ames, 6th (192-8, personal best), Scott Moser, 11th (186-6) Javelin-Section A-Nate Marum, 8th (211-04), Joe Franklin, 12th (181-0)