More Bears Than Ever Before Head to NCAA Championships
June 2, 2004
BERKELEY, Calif. - The declare lists for NCAA Championships have been released and Cal will send more athletes than ever before. Cal will send 13 athletes, one more than last year's record of 12. In addition to heptathlete Brooke Meredith who qualified automatically, and the nine athletes who qualified with top 5 finishes at the NCAA West Regional, three more were selected as 'wild-cards.' The complete lists of Cal competitors follows.
NCAA Championships start next Wednesday, June 9 at the University of Texas at Austin. Come back to calbears.com for continuing coverage.
Cal Athletes on the NCAA Championships Declare List
Name Event Rank Seed Time/MarkAhmad Wright 400-meter Hurdles 15 50.35Teak Wilburn High Jump 2 2.26mBruce Giron Triple Jump 15 16.10mVincent Ibia Triple Jump 22 15.85mRhuben Williams Shot Put 6 19.75mAmin Nikfar Shot Put 20 18.87m
Antonette Carter 200 Meters 15 23.33Deanna Slaton 400-meter Hurdles 21 58.03Sheni Russell Discus 12 55.22mBrooke Meredith Heptathlon 4 5,511 pts.Osarhiemen OmwangheTiffany JohnsonShannan HawesCarter 4x100-meter Relay 12 44.28