Chelsey Kaplar won the 400-meter hurdle race Wednesday at the Weber State Twilight Invitational.
May 5, 2010
OGDEN, Utah - The University of Utah track & field competed in its final meet before the Mountain West Conference Championships Wednesday at Weber State's Wildcat Twilight Invitational.
Grimm was also the Utes' top finisher in the discus, putting together a fifth-place performance of 134-8. Nikkie Rudder took seventh place with a distance of 130-8, while Amanda Pais threw 110-9 for 16th place, Stahl was 21st at 99-10, and Frostl followed in 22nd at 96-6. Candus Aiello performed as an unattached competitor and was sixth with a mark of 131-5.
Rudder crushed her previous personal best and won the shot put with a 47-7.75. Rudder's previous PR was 45-9.25. Again competing unattached, Aiello finished 10th with a personal-best mark of 41-6.75. Amanda Pais ended up 17th in the event with a mark of 34-7.25.
Brianna LeRoy finished as the runner-up in the long jump, registering a distance of 18-6.75, a mark that was just 0.75 inches away from tying her personal best. LeRoy also took third in the high jump with a personal-best height of 5-5.25.
Breanna Freestone was Utah's top finisher in the javelin, turning in a distance of 118-1.75 for seventh place. Freshman Shawna Michaelis finished 13th with a personal-best effort of 97-10. Pais finished 16th with a mark of 87-11 and Frostl had a personal-best effort of 78-10 for 17th.
On the track, Angela Kaplar won the 100-meter hurdle race with a time of 14.59 against a 2.8 meter-per-hour wind. LeRoy was the next Ute to finish and took ninth place at a time of 15.43 against a 3.8 meter-per-hour wind. Delaney Fox finished 17th at 17.22 against a 2.9 meter-per-hour wind.
Sydney Osmun finished seventh in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 5:05.71. Nikki Dotter took sixth place in the 800-meter race at a time of 2:18.64.
Young will wrapped up the action on the track in the 200-meter dash, crossing the finish line in 25.73 against a -3.3 meter-per-hour wind for second place.
Up next for the Utes is the MWC Championships May 12-15 in Albuquerque, N.M.