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
UC Davis track and field will make appearances in both the San Francisco State Distance Carnival and Cal State Fullerton's Titan Team Challenge
Aggies will be split up between the Hornet Invite and the Trojan Invite this weekend
ARCHBISHOP RIODRAN HS’16: Did track and field all four years, competing in the 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 4x100 relay, and 4x400 relay… Set 100m 200m, and 800m personal bests of 11.45, 23.36, and 2:04.25, respectively, in the 2016 outdoor season… His 400m personal best of 50.27 was set in the 2015 outdoor season… Also ran the three mile event in cross country during his freshman year, and got a personal best time of 19.54.0 at the 2012 CIF-Central Coast Section Championships.
PERSONAL: Born in Santa Cruz, Calif… Majoring in Environmental Policy Analysis and Planning… Has one older sister Katya (23) and one younger brother Nikita (17)… Says his proudest personal accomplishment is getting his UC Davis acceptance… If he could play another sport at UC Davis, it would be soccer.