The distance runners will make an appearance at the Mt. SAC relays, the throwers will participate in the Pacific Coast Intercollegiate, and the sprinters will be at the Bryan Clay Invitational
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 secured the top two finishes in both the men’s triple jump and the women’s pole vault on the first day of the San Francisco State Distance Carnival
JOHN H. PITMAN HS’15/MODESTO JUNIOR COLLEGE’17: Did high school track and field starting as a sophomore, competing in the 100m, 200m, 400m, 55m hurdles, 100m hurdles, shot put, high jump, pole vault, standing long jump, triple jump, and the medicine ball throw events as a senior… Set her 55m hurdles, 100m hurdles, shot put, pole vault, triple jump, and medicine ball throw high school personal bests during the 2015 outdoor season… Her 100m, 200m, 400m, 300m hurdles, high jump, and standing long jump high school personal bests were set during the 2014 outdoor season… Qualified to the Master’s meet in the long jump event during her junior year season, and got a season high jump of 16’11”… As a senior, she qualified to Divisions in the long and triple jump, which she got a 36’6” season high of… During her time at Modesto Junior College, she received all-conference in the long jump, triple jump, pole vault, and 100m hurdles events… Was a California Community College State Meet qualifier in the heptathlon, triple jump, as well as the pole vault event, with her 11’1” jump placing in third that day.
PERSONAL: Born in Modesto, Calif… Majoring in Biological Sciences, and wants to pursue a career as a professor… Parents are Camielle and Mark… Has a younger sister Delaney (14)… Her career sports highlight is placing third in the pole vault event at the 2017 California Community College State Meet… Says if she could play another sport at UC Davis, it would be gymnastics… The top three things on her bucket list is to go to Sydney, Australia, run a marathon, and go on a hot air balloon ride… Says the reason she chose UC Davis was for the academic and supportive environment.