Quinn, Wells & Crawford Highlight Men's Track & Field At Occidental Invitational
May 10, 2009
Quinn won the pole vault with a lifetime-best clearance of 17-5.50, a mark that ranks ninth in the NCAA this season. Wells finished fifth in the 400m with a season-best and regional qualifying time of 47.12. Crawford, primarily an 800m runner, picked up a regional and lifetime-best mark of 3:47.15 in the 1500m to finish fourth overall.
In the 100m, Jamal Alston (7th, 10.58), Darius Walker (11th, 10.79) and Coleman Edmund (16th, 10.86) all ran season-best times. Kent Morikawa ran a lifetime-best 3:48.47 in the 1500m to finish sixth overall.
Mohamed Abdalla ran a huge lifetime-best in the 5000m, dropping over 17 seconds off of his previous best, as he placed fourth with a time of 14:20.46.
The Bruins will next head to Eugene, OR for the Pac-10 Championships May 16-17.