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
Three of the seven top-five finishes were second place titles
Meanwhile, an Aggie squad of four will be at the Chico State Distance Carnival & Twilight meet
Altogether, UC Davis took away a total of 34 top-five finishes this competition weekend
|100M||11.15||Mondo Team Challenge||4/1/17|
|200M||22.42||Mondo Team Challenge||4/1/17|
2017: Competed at the conference championships in the 100, running a collegeiate best of 11.04 wind-aided... Placed second at the Woody Wilson Classic in the 200 (22.44)... Hit wind-legal season-bests of 11.15 at 22.42 at Mondo Team Challenge.
2016: Saw action in six meets for the Aggies... Season-best marks of 11.31 and 22.89.
2015: Competed in five events during freshman season, including Aggie Open, UCLA Legends Invitational and Causeway Dual... Had season-best marks of 11.34 (Causeway) in the 100 and 22.58 (Cal Opener) in the 200... Was fourth in 110HH at Causeway.
HELPMEKAAR KOLLEGE '14: Lettered three times as a sprinter for track and field team... Team captain... Helped lead team to Super 16 A Championship in 2014 and runner-up finish in 2013.
PERSONAL: Born in Johannesburg, South Africa... Majoring in international relations... Parents are Barend and Mariette Fourie... Little known fact is he's been to 20 countries... Wishes he could've witnessed the first flight... Non-sports hero is his father.