Nearly 2,000 individuals and 3,000 entries anticipated in 2013 Beach Invite
LBSU will also host the Beach Invitational at Cerritos College, April 19-20
49er men take first, women place second
Adam Bianchessi wins the javelin, Michael Vaughan claims the triple jump title
Amanda Klinchuch had a lifetime-best 12-00 in the pole vault
2015 BIG WEST MEN'S FIELD ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
LBSU OUTDOOR BESTS
LBSU INDOOR BESTS
2015 (Junior): Earned USTFCCCA All-America honorable mention distinction in the triple jump ... Advanced to the NCAA Championships with a third-place finish and a season-best 51-11 at the West Preliminary meet ... Also competed in the long jump at the NCAA West regionals ... Named the Big West Men's Field Athlete of the Year ... Led the Beach to its third-straight conference championship by securing 18 individual points ... Claimed the Big West title in the long jump and finished second in the triple jump ... Established a personal-best 25-05.5 in the long jump ... That mark ranks seventh in school history ... Notched three individual victories and reached the 25-foot mark in five meets ... Placed among the top-five in six of his triple jump competitions ... Participated in one meet during the indoor season.
2014 (Sophomore): Garnered first-team All-America honors as the NCAA runner-up in the long jump (25-04.25) ... Advanced to the national championships with a third-place finish at the NCAA West Preliminary ... Finished second at the Big West Championships ... Registered a then personal-record 25-05.25 at the Mt. SAC Relays ... Also reached 25 feet at the Cal-Nevada Championships (1st, 25-03.25), Beach Invitational (T-1st, 25-00) and Drake Relays (3rd, 25-00) ... Big West champion and NCAA West Preliminary qualifier in the triple jump with a season-best 51-05.75 ... Finished ahead of the pack at the Steve Scott Invitational (50-03.5) ... Double winner in the long jump and triple jump at the RCC Quad Meet and Big West Challenge.
2013 (Freshman): Received USTFCCCA All-America honorable mention recognition ... Finished 19th in the long jump at the NCAA Championships ... Qualified for the national meet with a 12th-place showing at the NCAA West Preliminary where he had a season-best 24-11.25 ... Earned All-Big West honors in the triple jump (2nd, 52-02.75) and long jump (3rd, 24-07.25) ... His triple jump distance was a personal record and is tied for sixth in program history ... Took top honors in both events at the Big West Challenge ... Established an indoor school-record 25-00 to finish third in the long jump at the MPSF Championships ... Won the event at the Air Force Team Challenge.
High School: Lettered in track & field at Central High School ... Finished third in the triple jump and 10th in the long jump at the 2012 CIF State Finals ... Took fourth in the triple jump at the state meet as a junior ... Established a meet-record 23.5 points at the 2011 Central Section Championships ... Claimed top honors in the long jump while also placing second in the triple jump, third in the 4x100 relay and fifth in the 110m hurdles ... Named the Fresno Bee's Athlete of the Year as a senior ... Also won three letters in soccer and two in football.
Personal: Majoring in communication studies.
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