Wiegand Leads Men's Throwers At Northern Arizona Invite On Saturday
Feb. 11, 2002
Field Events at NAU
Junior Scott Wiegand led the Bruins by winning the shot put, with an effort of 64-7.75, apersonal indoor best, NCAA automatic qualifier and No. 9 on the Bruin all-time chart. It's thesecond competition in a row that Wiegand has set a personal best in the shot put. On Feb. 2 at theWashington Invite in Seattle, WA, Wiegand recorded a then-personal best and NCAA automaticmark of 63-7.
Also in the throws, senior co-captain Scott Moser was second in the shot put (61-5,season-best, NCAA provisional) and won the 35lb. weight throw (68-2.25, personal-best, NCAAprovisional).
Also in field, UCLA was led by junior Kevin Weaver, who won the high jump (6-11). Othertop performances were turned in by - in the pole vault, senior C. J. Bell (third overall, 16-8.75,personal-best) and junior Jared Drake (fourth overall, 16-2.75, season-best) were the top finishingcollegians and in the jumps, sophomore Juaune Armon was third in the long jump (24-6.25,season-best) and second in the triple jump (48-6.75).Track Events at NAU
The Bruins were led by a three-through-five finish (highest placing collegians) in the 400m.Sophomore Denye Versher placed third (47.56, season-best), junior Kyle Erickson was fourth (47.86,season-best) and sophomore Rodney Diggs was fourth (48.05, season-best).
Also on the track, the Bruins were paced by - senior co-captain Michael Lipscomb, second inthe 200m (21.22, season-best, NCAA provisional) and ran a 6.89Q (season-best) in the 60m, juniorJohn McCauley, seventh in the 200m (21.93, season-best) and a 6.99Q in the 60m and sophomoreChuckie Ryan was fifth (8.22, 8.07Q, season-best) in the 60m hurdles.
UCLA's 4 X 400m relay placed second 3:12.15 (season-best).
UCLA's next competition is the MPSF Indoor Championships, Feb. 22-23 at NorthernArizona University.