Day 1 of SCIAC Track Championships in the Books

Day 1 of SCIAC Track Championships in the Books

LOS ANGELES — Day 1 of the 2015 SCIAC Track and Field Championships hosted by Occidental, is in the books.

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps came into the meet in first place in both the men's and women's competition, going 8-0 in dual meet competition. 12 individual SCIAC Champions were crowned on Friday.

Meet Program for Saturday

Full SCIAC Track and Field Championship Information

Friday's Individual Champions

Women's 3,000m Steeplechase - Kaitlyn Spees, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (11:07.41)

Men's 3,000m Steeplechase - Joshua Ehinger, Whittier (9:19.81)

Women's 10,000m - Sara Mostatabi, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (37:12.08)

Men's 10,000m - Bryan Hayes, La Verne (31:20.85)

Women's Hammer - Emily Bassett, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (158-07)

Men's Javelin - Elan Bernstein, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (191-10)

Men's Shot Put - Michael Bassette, Cal Lutheran (53-11.25)

Women's Discus - Vaiva Palunas, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (149-02)

Women's Pole Vault - Taylor Schulze, La Verne (11-02.50)

Men's Long Jump - Matt Wong, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (22-06.50)

Men's Pole Vault - Zhane Bodenbender, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (13-11.75)

Women's Long Jump - Ailene Ngyuen, Pomona-Pitzer (18-03.00)

Finals Qualifiers, Occidental

Women's 100m Hurdles - Rachael Hinkel (15.97)

Women's 100m - Onyekachi Nwabueze (12.71)

Women's 400m Hurdles - Isabelle Dunne (63..05)

Men's 1500m - Thomas Warfel (4:04.33), Miles Anderson (4:04.75)

Men's  400m - Gabriel Barrett-Jackson (48.44), Alex Nieves (50.54), Nicholas Conklin (51.11)

Men's 100m - Hugh Pegan (10.73)

Men's 800m - Raoul Friedemann (1:55.39)

Men's 400m Hurdles - Jesse Wong (54.50), Daniel Gross (57.60)

Men's 200m - Hugh Pegan (21.94), Jeh Johnson (22.04), Kyle Dalton (23.37)

Oxy Standout Perfomances

Freshman star Hugh Pegan tied Oxy legend Vance Mueller for eighth all time in the 100m Oxy record books with a time of 10.73.

Stephen Nemeth finished second in the men's pole vault (13-11.75). Kimberly Orpinela finished second in the women's hammer throw (147-10). Noah Winnick came in second place for the Tigers in the men's javelin (174-04). Andrew Clarey came in second in the shot put with a distance of 48.00.50.

John Guzman Aguilar finished in fourth place in the in the men's 10,000m (32:09.06) as did Mel Devoney in the women's 10,000m (4th, 39:12.72).

Oxy Scorers

In addition to Friday's podium finishers, a few other Tigers scored: Eva Townsend, women's 3000m steeplechase (7th, 13:07.46), Aaron Sugimoto men's 3000m steeplechase (6th, 9:49.76), Noah Winnick, men's shot put (44-09.50), Sumner Schwartz, men's pole vault (8th, 12-11.75),Louis Jochems, men's 10,000m (6th, 32:32.34).

Championship Information

The SCIAC Champion for men's track and field and women's track in field is determined by a combination of the dual-meet season and the SCIAC Championship points, with the dual-meet points accounting for 25 percent and the championship, 75 percent.

Men's Dual-Meet Standings (prior to start of championship meet)

Women's Dual-Meet Standings (prior to start of championship meet)

Student-Athletes that place in the top 3 earn All-SCIAC honors in that event and the top eight in all finals score points for their school.

Scoring:

The meet will be scored 10-8-6-5-4-3-2-1 for all events. Eight athletes will advance to the finals in all track events except the 4 x 100m and 4 x 400m relays. Nine athletes will advance to the finals in all field events.

Media/Spectator Information

Live Video will be streamed via the SCIAC at this link: http://portal.stretchinternet.com/sciac/. There will be a $ 5 charge to watch each day.

Live Results will be available at royalresults.com. Official results will be available shortly after the meet at oxyathletics.com.

Directions:

Bill Henry Track is located at 1600 Campus Road Los Angeles, CA 90041.

For directions from your area please click here: http://www.oxy.edu/page/maps-directions

Parking:

Limited parking is available on campus. Street parking is available near the track stadium.

Stadium Entry:

Athletes and coaches may enter through the participant's gate at the top of Alumni Avenue (near the 100m start). All spectators must enter through the top gate of the stadium. There is a $5 entrance fee for spectators. Entrance for any SCIAC students with an ID is free. No spectators or non-participating athletes or coaches will be allowed on the infield.

Saturday Schedule

11:45-12:45 Implement Weigh-In

Field Events (All Finals)

12:45 Hammer                        M

        Javelin                             W

3:00 Shot Put                          W

        Discus                             M

4:15 High Jump                      W

        Triple Jump                    M 

6:30 High Jump                      M

        Triple Jump                    W

Running Events (All Finals)

5:00 4x100 meter Relay          W

5:05 4x100 meter Relay          M

5:10 1500 meters                    W

5:20 1500 meters                    M

5:30 100m Hurdles                 W

5:40 110m Hurdles                 M

5:50 400 meters                      W

5:55 400 meters                      M

6:05 100 meters                      W

6:10 100 meters                      M

6:20 800 meters                      W

6:25 800 meters                      M

6:35 400m Hurdles                 W

6:40 400m Hurdles                 M

6:50 200 meters                      W

6:55 200 meters                      M

7:00 5000 meters                    W

7:25 5000 meters                    M

7:50 4x400 meter Relay          W

7:55 4x400 meter Relay          M

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