April 28, 2012
IRVINE, Calif. - The Long Beach State track & field team kicked off the annual Steve Scott Invitational with 28 athletes competing in 11 events Saturday at Anteater Stadium.
Alisia Barajas led the way with a third-place showing in the 5000-meter run as she crossed the finish line in 17:35.41. Annie Randall (17:44.41) and Nina Moore (17:54.33) both registered season bests and Big West qualifying marks to place fifth and seventh, respectively.
Kayla Kamaka and Amanda Klinchuch continued their strong performances in the pole vault after competing at the UCSD Triton Invitational on Friday. Kamaka cleared 12-01.50 to finish fourth overall, while Klinchuch matched her lifetime best at 11-07.75 (5th). Amber Britt added a top-10 performance with a Big West qualifying mark of 11-01.75.
Jake Dawson was the 49ers' top finisher in the 5000m, coming in sixth overall (14:42.80). Steven DeCastro added a 10th-place performance with a season-best 15:07.10.
Long Beach State closes out the Steve Scott Invitational on Sunday, April 29, at Anteater Stadium. The meet gets underway at noon.
- 2016 Season
- Season Bests (Updated June 13)
- Weekly Release
- 2016 Black and Gold BBQ
- 2016 Black and Gold Schedule
- 2016 Cross Country/Track and Field Banquet
- 2016 Alumni Meet Registration
- 2016 Beach Kids Meet Registration
- 2017 Annual T&F Sports Package
- Beach Invitational Homepage
- Home Meet Information
- Black & Gold Meet Results
- Official Facebook Page
- Follow on Twitter
- Recruiting Information
- Men's Track & Field Questionnaire
- Women's Track & Field Questionnaire
- Contact Information
- Head Coach Andy Sythe - Jumps, Multis
- Tom Walsh - Distances
- LaTanya Sheffield - Sprints, Hurdles
- Cory Loebl - Throws
- Media Guides
LBSU Track & Field Nets Three USTFCCCA...06/13/2016 - Track
Long Beach State had three individuals earn honorable mention All-America honors the U.S. Track &...
Riley Cooks Finishes 20th in Heptathlon at NCAA...06/11/2016 - Track
Junior Riley Cooks finished 20th overall with 5,372 points in the heptathlon to wrap up the NCAA ...
Cooks Sets Three Lifetime Bests, Sits in Eighth...06/10/2016 - Track
Junior Riley Cooks set three lifetime bests in four events and sits in eighth place after day one...
Fatima Vergara Concludes Decorated Career at...06/09/2016 - Track
Senior Fatima Vergara wrapped up an outstanding career at Long Beach State with a 23rd-place...
Robert Marlow Competes in Men's Hammer on First...06/08/2016 - Track
Junior Robert Marlow kicked off the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships for Long Beach State...
Beach Travels to Tracktown USA for NCAA Outdoor...06/06/2016 - Track
Long Beach State will send three individuals to Eugene, Ore., for the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field ...