EO'S TRACK TEAM DOMINATES MEET

April 21, 2003 12:00 am
OVER THE TOP: Eastern Oregon freshman Ashley Rysdam soared in the pole vault of Saturday's Invitational. She finished third (9 feet, 5 3/4 inches). (The Observer/RAENELLE KWOCK).
OVER THE TOP: Eastern Oregon freshman Ashley Rysdam soared in the pole vault of Saturday's Invitational. She finished third (9 feet, 5 3/4 inches). (The Observer/RAENELLE KWOCK).

The Eastern Oregon Mountaineers dominated their outdoor track invitational Saturday.

Carri Jones won the women's 800-meter run, and Jessyca Barker took the 1,500.

The men got first place finishes from Ian Schroeder in the 800; Dave Terry in the 1,500; Damien Johnson in the 400 hurdles and long jump; and Dirk Bortz in the discus. The men's 4 x 400 relay was also first. Pole vaulter Sean Trimble tied for first.

Next up for the Mountaineer track team is the University of Oregon Multi-Event in Eugene Thursday. The Multi-Event will continue through Friday along with the Invitational in Eugene.

Eastern Oregon University Invitational

Eastern Oregon results

Women

200-meter run — 5, Amie Russell, 27.74; 6, Candy Kretschmer, 27.78; 9, Ashley Rysdam, 28.97; 12, Lyndi Milton, 31.49.

800 —1, Carri Jones, 2:26.57; 2, Jessyca Barker, 2:31.76; 3, Shelby Zacharias, 2:41.97; 4, Sarah Flesher, 2:43.43.

1,500 — 1, Barker, 4:59.33; 2, Katlin Lafferty, 5:09.63; 3, Rian Finney, 5:20.07.

5,000 — 5, Kelsi Pelzer, 20:59.93; 6, Shannon Edwards, 21:17.91; Jessica Johnston, 21:22.79.

4x400 — 2, Eastern Oregon ‘A' (Rysdam, Jones, Russell, Zacharias), 4:26.29; 4, Eastern Oregon ‘B' (Finney, Barker, Kretschmer, Johnston), 4:57.02.

Pole vault — 2, Kretschmer, 9-5.75; 3, Rysdam, 9-5.75.

Long jump — 3, Flesher, 12-6.75.

Discus throw — 6, Kara Blagg, 105-11.

Hammer throw — 6, Blagg, 105-3.

Men

200 — 5, Raymond Field, 23.17; 6, Erik Seavey, 23.31; 9, Brian Cuddeback, 24.17; 11, Tom Plucinak, 24.74; 12, Nick Rickard, 25.08; 13, Scott Jackson, 25.37; 15, Branden Clark, 26.67.

800 — 1, Ian Schroeder, 1:57.90; 2, Sean Williams, 1:58.27; 4, Alex McGladrey, 1:58.69; 6, Dave Terry, 1:58.93; 7, Pat Egelus, 1:59.94; 10, Jesse Petersen, 2:03.83; 11, Joe Carpenter, unattached, 2:05.33.

1,500 — 1, Terry, 4:00.13; 3, Egelus, 4:07.57; 4, Brian Crowl, 4:11.34; 8, Jacob Haas, 4:23.42; 12, Jake Peterson, 4:34.43; 13, James Stafford, 4:36.56.

400 hurdles —1, Damien Johnson, 55.80; 3, Josh Allen, 58.22; 4, TJ Hafner, 1:00.73.

4x100 relay — 3, Eastern Oregon ‘A' (Plucinak, Brian Hartley, Cuddeback, Seavey), 44.34.

4x400 relay — 1, Eastern Oregon ‘A' (Allen, Terry, Field, Johnson), 3:25.25; 4, Eastern Oregon ‘B' (Plucinak, Cuddeback, Rickard, Scott Jackson), 3:33.66; 6, Eastern Oregon ‘C' (Williams, Petersen, Schroeder, Egelus), 3:38.86.

Pole vault — 1, Sean Trimble, 15-6.50; 4, Paul Lapke, unattached, 14-0.

Long jump — 1, Johnson, 21-3.25; 2, Plucinak, 20-9; 6, Rickard, 19-4; 7, Hafner, 19-2; 7, Jackson, 19-2; 9, Clark, 18-7.75.

Discus — 1, Dirk Bortz, 152-2; 2, Dee Harrison, unattached, 143-0; 3, Jerry Morris, 137-0; 4, Cory Whitney, 128-7; Hartley, 122-6; 6, Jorn Johnson, 120-10; 7, Travis Millsap, unattached, 117-7; 10, Rick Thew, 83-2.

Hammer — 1, Kyle Daley, unattached, 201-4; 2, Harrison, 182-5; 3, Johnson, 155-11; 4, Bortz, 152-11; 5, Morris, 148-8; 6, Whitney, 114-4; 7, Millsap, 106-11.