Mills-Bunje in Fourth in Day One of UC Davis Multi Event

March 25, 2009

DAVIS, Calif. -

Complete Results

Sophomore Kyle Mills-Bunje led the way for California in the decathlon in the UC Davis Multi Meet on Wednesday at the Woody Wilson Track. Mills-Bunje stands in fourth place (3,586 points) after day one of the competition, while freshman Kevin Kuechler (2,675 points) is in 13th. Current Cal volunteer assistant coach, Mark Jellison, is in first place with 3,825 points.

Mills-Bunje excelled in the three field events, taking second in the high jump with a mark of 6-4.75 (1.95m), the long jump at 6.85m and fourth in the shot put at 39-7.25 (12.07m). Mills-Bunje just missed matching his career high in the high jump, which currently is 1.96m.

Jellison, competing unattached, currently stands in first with Fresno State's Matt Bushnell in second with 3,641 points and Jake Nelson from Chico State in third with 3,599 points.

The Bears will compete in the second day of the UC Davis Multi Event tomorrow at Woody Wilson Track. Cal will also compete this week in the Stanford Invitational from March 27-28.

Men's Decathlon Standings (through five events)

1.	Mark Jellison	        unattached	38252.	Matt Bushnell	        Fresno State	36413.	Jake Nelson	        Chico State	35994.	Kyle Mills-Bunje	        California	35865.	Sam Schur	                 Sac State	33556.	Brian Beeman	        unattached	32987.	Robert Neely	        UC Davis	32158.	Evan Young	        Fresno State	32119.	Dimitry Yakoushkin	        unattached	319110.	Will Guthrie	        UC Davis	316611.	Cody Uebelhardt	        Chico State	301412.	Jon-Michael Delima	        Chico State	286513.	Kevin Kuechler	        California	267514.	Michael Storer	        Chico State	264215.	Matt Reyes	        Sac City	2227

California Results
Men's 100 Meters

Kyle Mills-Bunje 11.54, Kevin Kuechler 11.43

Men's Long Jump
Kyle Mills-Bunje 6.85m, Kevin Kuechler 6.84m

Men's Shot Put
Kyle Mills-Bunje 39-7.25 (12.07m), Kevin Kuechler 37-11.5 (11.57m)

Men's High Jump
Kyle Mills-Bunje 6-4.75 (1.95m), Kevin Kuechler 5-7.25 (1.71m)

Men's 400 Meters
Kyle Mills-Bunje 52.68

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