Cal Posts 5 Provisional Qualifiers at UW Invitational
Jan. 31, 2009
SEATTLE - California posted five NCAA provisional qualifying marks or times on the last day of the UW Invitational on Saturday at the Dempsey Indoor Facility. Golden Bears junior Kristen Meister and sophomore teammate Cherrelle Garrett each won an event with a provisional qualifier, with Meister winning the women's high jump with a mark of 1.82 meters (5-11.50) and Garrett claiming the women's 60-meter dash in 7.39 seconds. Cal senior Ed Wright took second place in the men's high jump with a provisional-qualifying 2.15 meters (7-00.50) and sophomore Bear Allison Stokke placed third in the women's pole vault with a provisional-qualifying mark of 4.07 meters (13-04.25).
Garrett clocked a provisional-qualifying 7.41 in the 60-meter preliminary heats before lowering her time in the final.
A full recap will follow.