Ames Is Pac-10 Men's Field Athlete Of The Week (April 29)
May 3, 2002
UCLA sophomore Dan Ames is this week's (April 29) Pac-10 Men's FieldAthlete of the Week.
MEN'S FIELD - Dan Ames, UCLA. Ames threw a season-best, NCAA automatic markof 198-4 in the discus at the UCSD open. In the shot put, Ames was thesecond-highest collegiate finisher, placing fifth overall with a mark of61-9. Ames is a sophomore from Lakeside, Calif.
Ames is the second Bruin to win a weekly honor this season. Earlier (April8) in the 2002 outdoor season, Bruin sophomore hurdler Charles Ryan was theconference men's Track Athlete of the Week.
On Saturday, May 4, Ames, Ryan and the Bruin men's track & field team willhost USC in the annual dual meet between the Trojans and the Bruins atDrake Stadium.