(Los Angeles, CA) At the Cal State L.A. Invite on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 28-29, and at the Cerritos Open Heptathlon/Decathlon on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 27-28, several Mt. SAC Men's Track and Field athletes turned in impressive performances.
Next up for the Mounties is the Cal State Long Beach Opener on Friday and Saturday, March 6-7.
Cal State L.A. Invite
In the 3,000-meter run, Zackary Alexander took second, turning in a time of 8:48.79, as teammate Huerta finished at 8:57.28 to place third.
The 400-meter hurdles saw Gavin Gordan (1:01.18) and Justin Scalf (1:01.46) place second and third, respectively.
Team A (Robinson, Severin Ramirez, Hennes, Fox) finished second in the 4x400-meter relay with a time of 3:15.86, while Team B (Robert Taft, Mahlow, Dakari Douglas, Ledger Hunt) placed third at 3:25.18.
In the pole vault, Jacob Camarena placed first with a vault of 4.50 meters, while teammate Justin Beltran cleared 4.35 meters to take second. Ryan Lopez and Nick Gutierrez tied for third at 4.20 meters.
Scalf and Alcaraz jumped 6.31 meters in the long jump to tie for fifth.
Nathan Wong finished third in the triple jump with a leap of 12.98 meters.
Joshua Tan turned in top-five performances in the shot put (1st, 14.00 meters), discus (3rd, 39.44 meters), and hammer throw (2nd, 51.35 meters).
Race Hare finished fourth in the javelin with a throw of 27.57 meters.
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