Rain Soaks Opening Day of Triton Invitational
LaJOLLA, Calif. - Rainy conditions on the opening day of the Triton Invitational hosted by the University of California-San Diego halted the majority of the field events Friday. The Wildcats had two athletes participate in the women's hammer throw on Friday.
Kentucky track and field athletes also are participating in the EKU Invitational in Richmond, Ky., and the Oregon Invitational in Eugene, Ore. Complete results and a recap of those events will be released later Friday evening.
Freshman thrower Emily Bernhardt (Marietta, Ga.) finished 10th in the hammer throw, the only event contested, with a toss of 183-6. Sophomore thrower Ashley Muffet (North Canton, Ohio) also competed in the event .
Saturday’s competition at the Triton Invitational begins at 9 a.m. PDT starting with the events which were suspended Friday afternoon.
Women’s Hammer Throw 10. Emily Bernhardt – 183-6 20. Ashley Muffet – 167-11