Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Couple of college updates from past NorCal athletes...

Kevin Griffith formerly of San Ramon Valley HS and now Purdue University ran a 1:49.69 on Saturday at the Big Ten Conference Championships. He finished 11th overall and quailifed for the NCAA East Regional meet in Jacksonville (May 24-26). The 800M race is really deep in the Big Ten with 17 runners running 800M regional qualifying times. It was his first ever sub 1:50 time. He also ran on Purdue's 4x400M relay team which ran 3:12.93.
http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/pur/sports/c-track/auto_pdf/2011-12/misc_non_event/B1G_Championships_Final.pdf

Sarah Sumpter formerly of Healdsburg HS set two new conference records for UC Davis at the Big West conference meet and was named Big West Athlete of the Year.
http://www.bigwest.org//story.asp?story_id=15922

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Jessie Petersen formerly from Carlmont, now a freshman at Syracuse came 2nd in her 10,000 race at Penn Relays, running 35:25.78 to qualify for the NCAA East Regional meet in Jacksonville, Florida next weekend.