Watkins Jumps Regional Qualifier In High Jump At UCSD Triton Invite
April 25, 2009
Senior Rhonda Watkins picked up a regional qualifier in the high jump on Saturday to highlight the Bruin women's track and field team at the UCSD Triton Invitational in La Jolla.
Watkins cleared 5-8.75 to pick up her regional mark as she won the event.
Volleyball star Kaitlin Sather, who joined the team a few weeks ago, tied for fourth with a clearance of 5-5 in the high jump.
In the invite javelin, junior Tara Ross placed second with a throw of 156-0. Sophomore Ashlea McLaughlin won the 400m (54.92) and placed seventh in the 200m (25.57). Also in the 200m, freshman Camilla Dencer finished fourth in a time of 25.19.