The Aggies and the Hornets split the wins as the host school went on to garner the win on the women’s side
Aggies and Hornets square off at 2:45 p.m. in the field events, while running events begin at 5:30 p.m.
Pertusati came away with two first place titles in both the men's hammer throw and the men's shot put
The Aggies will start the first day of the event with the hammer throw on Friday afternoon, while the remaining field and track events will take place on Saturday
Altogether, UC Davis took away a total of 34 top-five finishes this competition weekend
|Discus Throw||41.21m||Cal Opener||3/3/18
|Javelin Throw||48.47m||Cal Opener||3/3/18
2018: Competed in both the discus throw and javelin throw over a six meet appearance this season… Recorded both of his career best throws in the discus (42.21 meters) and javelin (48.47 meters) at the Cal Opener on Mar 3.
LOS AMIGOS HS’16: Did track and field his last three years of high school, competing in the discus event before adding shot put to his repitoire… Was all-league first team in discus and shot up every competition year… In his senior year season, he was also a CIF finalist in discus.
PERSONAL: Born in Santa Ana, Calif… Majoring in Managerial Economics… Has two older brothers Pedro (26) and Daniel (23) along with mother Felicita… Says his proudest personal accomplishment was getting accepted to UC Davis… His sports hero is Johannes Better, while his non-sports hero is his mother… The top three things on his bucket list is skydiving, traveling to all seven continents, and swimming with sharks.