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
UC Davis clinched 21 top 10 finishes at the Hornet Invite
ETIWANDA HS’15/FRESNO STATE/MOUNT SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE’17: Did track and field all four years, and competed in the 200m, 400m, and the 4x400 relay events during her senior year season… Was awarded with Most Improved as a junior… Set both her 200m and 400m personal bests of 25.52 and 54.71, respectively, during the 2015 outdoor season… During her time at Fresno State, she competed in the 800m event during the 2016 outdoor season, while during the 2017 outdoor season at Mount San Antonio College, she ran and set a personal best of 56.3 in the 400m event.
PERSONAL: Raised in Fontana, Calif… Majoring in Human Development… Says if she could play another sport at UC Davis, it would be football… Her sports hero is Allyson Felix… Wants to pursue a career in pediatrics… The reason she chose UC Davis Athletics was because of the track and field coaching staff.