Sarah Hopping Qualifies For Regionals At Mt. SAC Relays

April 16, 2005

Walnut, Ca - It was a light day of activity on Saturday for several members of the Stanford track & field team at the Mt. SAC Relays.

Only four athletes, all in the field events, competed on Saturday. Sarah Hopping turned in a season-best 189-0 (57.60m) in the hammer which easily surpassed the NCAA regional qualifying mark of 177-8 (54.15m).

The final day of competition at the Mt. SAC Relays is slated for Sunday.

For complete results at the Mt. SAC Relays, go to

Men's Results (Mt. SAC Relays)
Discus - 1. Chad McClendon (Georgia) 178-2 (54.32m); 5. Dan Schaerer (Stanford) 167-2 (50.95m)

Women's Results (Mt. SAC Relays)
Discus - 1. Evangela Dixon (UC Riverside) 159-2 (48.52m); 7. Melissa Yunghans (Stanford) 144-5 (44.02m)
Hammer - 1. Yang Mei Ping (China) 213-7 (65.11m); 8. Sarah Hopping (Stanford) 189-0 (57.60m); 21. Katy Elsbury (Stanford) 175-1 (53.37m)™

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