Kentucky Wins Multiple Events to Wrap up Castillo Invitational
March 22, 2014
TEMPE, Ariz. – Kentucky completed spring break in style, winning multiple events at the outdoor season-opening Baldy Castillo Invitational at Arizona State’s Sun Angel Stadium on Saturday.
Andrew Evans won the discus with a top throw that traveled 56.67m/185-11, Brad Szypka & Isiah Kent were sixth & seventh respectively. Raymond Dykstra was 22nd and Nathan Donnellon was 25th.
Michelle Canterna won the women’s pole vault with a top clearance of 3.85m/12-07.50.
Rebecca Famurewa won the women’s discus with a top mark 53.89m/176-10, Madison Jacobs placed fifth with a throw of 47.43m/155-07.
Nick Anderson was the meet runner-up in his collegiate 110m hurdles debut, with a personal best time 14.04. Brandon Bagley placed fifth, Clyde Gross was 12th and Ibn Short was 14th.
Bagley placed sixth in the 400m hurdles with a time of 54.14, while Gross was 10th and Anderson was 14th.
Justin Kretchmer was runner-up in the high jump with a top clearance at 2.08m/6-09.75, and Ibn Short was fourth with a best clearance of 2.03m/6-8” while Ryan Ratliff was sixth.
Terence Boyd placed sixth in the long jump, with a mark of 7.11m/23-04.00 into a -0.3 wind. Boyd placed 11th in the 200m with a time of 22.46.
Robbie Scharold placed ninth in the 800m with a time of 1:52.12.
Zack Beavin was second in the 3k with a time of 8:32.41, while Ryan Polman placed fifth.
Michael Patterson Jr. placed fifth in the men’s triple jump with his collegiate-best outdoor mark 15.07m/49-05.50.
The UK men’s 4x400m relay (Boyd, Gross, Patterson, Short) placed seventh with a time of 3:19.98.