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
2018: Did not compete.MERCY (SF) HS’17: Did track and field all four years, and competed in the 100m, 200m, 400m, and long jump events during her senior year season… Was awarded with Team MVP in track and field all four years, adding the Scholar Athlete award her senior year from her participation in basketball… Got first team all-league during her sophomore and senior years… Set her 100m and 200m personal bests of 12.54 and 26.48, respectively, during the 2016 outdoor season, while getting her 400m and long jump personal bests of 1:03.44 and 18’4,” respectively, during the 2017 outdoor season.
PERSONAL: Born in San Francisco, Calif… Majoring in Animal Science, and wants to pursue a career in veterinary medicine… Parents are Maricar and Christopher… Has a younger sister Hallie (14), and a younger brother Christopher (9)… Her career sports highlight was winning the league championships in the 100m and 200m events as a sophomore, and getting the league MVP award in basketball during her senior year… Says if she could play another sport at UC Davis, it would be basketball… One thing on her bucket list is to travel the world.