Melissa Yunghans Wins Shot Put At Mt. SAC Relays

April 15, 2006

Walnut, Ca - Melissa Yunghans captured the shot put title during Saturday's action at the Mt. SAC Relays.

Yunghans beat eight other competitors with a throw of 48-8 1/4 (14.84m).

In other action, Sarah Hopping, who a day earlier broke her school record in the hammer (205-10, 62.74m) at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational, had a strong effort on Saturday at the Mt. SAC Relays with a throw of 203-4 (61.97m).

Complete results are available at www.trackandfieldnews, and click on the Mt. SAC Relays results.

Men's Results
Hammer: 1. Matthew Wauters (Idaho) 196-3 (59.81m); 14. Kyle Davis-Hammerquist (S) 169-0 (51.52m)

Women's Results
Hammer: 1. Erin Gilreath (NYAC) 228-8 (69.69m); 8. Sarah Hopping (S) 203-4 (61.97m)

Shot Put (University/Open): 1. Melissa Yunghans (S) 48-8 1/4 (14.84m); 4. Michaela Wallerstedt (S) 47-5 1/4 (14.46m)

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