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
|400M||55.05||Mondo Team Challenge||4/1/17|
|1500M||5:10.40||Big West Multi Championships||5/5 - 5/6/17|
|110H||15.72||Big West Multi Championships||5/5 - 5/6/17|
|High Jump||2.00m (6' 6.75")||Causeway Classic Dual Meet||4/21/17|
|Pole Vault||4.32m (14' 2")||Big West Multi Championships||5/5 - 5/6/17|
|Long Jump||6.93m (22' 9")||30th Annual Chico State Multi Classic||2/26-27/15|
|Shot Put||9.88m (32' 5")||Big West Multi Championships||5/5 - 5/6/17|
|Discus||35.76m (117' 4")||Big West Multi Championships||5/5 - 5/6/17|
|Javelin||52.04m (170' 9")||30th Annual Chico State Multi Classic||2/26-27/15|
|Decathlon||6440 pts||Big West Multi Championships||5/5 - 5/6/17|
2017: Scored at the Big West Championships with an eight-place finish in the high jump (6-5.5)... Placed ninth in the decathlon (6440)... Achieved a lifetime best of 6-6.75 at the Causeway Classic, finishing third.
2015: Multi-event specialist who participated in one decathlon at Chico State Multi Classic... Scored 6,143 points, best on the team in 2015... High jump mark of 6-4.75) at Chico was tied for Aggie-best in 2015... Long jump of 22-9 at Chico placed him second in that event at Chico and was best for UC Davis during the season.
LIVERMORE HS '14: Multi-event specialist for track team, competing in the high jump, pole vault, 110HH and triple jump... Earned All-East Bay Athletic League honors in 110HH with third-place finish...Has PR of 15.60 in the event... Owns high school PRs of 13-8 (pole vault), 6-4 (high jump) and 42-3.5 (triple jump)... Named team's Rookie of the Year in 2011... Participated in NCS Meet of Champions... Olympian Scholarship Finalist for track and soccer as a senior... Four-year Principal's Honor Roll member... Carried 4.30 GPA... National Merit (2013) and AP Scholar with Distinction (2014)... Member of soccer team for three years.
PERSONAL: Born in Pleasanton, Calif... Majoring in physics... Parents are Ken and Betsy Foote... His grandfather, two uncles and an aunt are all graduates of UC Davis... Wishes he could've seen the first moon landing... Is an Eagle Scout.