Bruin Update from World Track and Field Championships
Aug. 10, 2001
In yesterday's action at the World Championships, two Bruin greats advanced to the finals in each of their events.
Gail Devers, the defending world champion, advanced to the 100m hurdles, winning her heat in 12.71 seconds. Seilala Sua qualified for Saturday's discus final, finishing seventh in the qualifying round with a throw of 205-5 (62.63m). Suzy Powell did not qualify for the discus finals, finishing 18th with a throw of 190-11 (58.19m).
Today, Amy Acuff will compete in the high jump qualifiers.
For up-to-date results from the IAAF World Championships, please go to www.iaaf.org/wch01.