12 Bears Named Academic All-MPSF
April 21, 2008
BERKELEY - Twelve members of the California track and field team earned spots on the Academic All-MPSF team, the conference office announced today. The MPSF awarded six Cal men and six Cal women academic honors.
The complete list of academic honorees follows below.
The Cal men took second and the women fourth at the MPSF Indoor Championships in March. Senior All-American Alysia Johnson set an MPSF record and the school indoor record when she won the 800-meter title. Besides Johnson, senior All-American Ed Wright won the high jump title, freshman Cherrelle Garrett won the 60-meter dash and Michael Coe won the 3000 meters.
The Bears, now in the midst of their outdoor season, compete in their final home meet of the season, the Brutus Hamilton Invitational, from April 25-26 at Edwards Stadium.
Kandi Bonty Junior 3.03 Sprints Los Angeles, CA / James Monroe HSTifani Grimes Senior 3.32 Heptathlon Sacramento, CA / St. Francis HSPippa MacDonald Senior 3.50 Middle Distance Kailua, HI / Punahou SchoolKatie Morgan Senior 3.10 Pole Vault Tempe, AZ / Corona del Sol HSMackenzie Pierce Junior 3.13 Middle Distance Winston Salem, NC / Forsyth Country DayDaisy Van Ravenswaay Senior 3.23 Shot Put Ontario, Canada / Cayuga SecondaryDonny Appanaitis Senior 3.02 Pole Vault Palos Verdes, CA / Loyola HSSean Carey Senior 3.02 Middle Distance Albany, CA / Albany HSJake Hanson Junior 3.03 Sprints, Hurdles Yelm, WA / Yelm HSPatrick Kowalsky Sophomore 3.42 Throws Denver, CO / J.K. Mullen HSMartin Maric Junior 3.05 Throws Split, Croatia / Univ. of GeorgiaMark Matusak Junior 3.41 Distance Torrance, CA / Loyola HS