May 10, 2011
IT'S CHAMPIONSHIP TIME FOR TRACK & FIELD
Washington State University will be represented by 26 men and 27 women at the Pacific-10 Conference Track & Field Championships, Friday and Saturday, May 13 and 14, at Roy P. Drachman Stadium in Tucson...competition begins Friday at 2:30 p.m...LIVE results can be found online at www.arizonawildcats.com...complete results will be posted at www.wsucougars.com at the end of day's competition...scoring for the meet is 10-8-6-5-4-3-2-1 for all events...in 2010, the WSU women scored 52 points for eighth place and the WSU scored 67 points for seventh place...a list of Cougar competitors who have scored at past Pac-10 Championships is on page 2...the list of 2011 competitors is on page 3.
DELAYED TELEVISION FOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Fox Sports Net will be televising a pre-recorded and broadcast packaged version of the Pac-10 Track & Field Championships on a delayed basis around the country...ROOT Sports Northwest Region is scheduled to show the broadcast Thursday, May 19 at 5 p.m. PT...for other areas, check your FOX Sports program guide...announcers are Paul Sunderland, Tom Feuer, Joanna Hayes and Samantha Steele.
COUGARS TALLY COMBINED EVENTS POINTS
The WSU women's team begins the second week of the Pac-10 Championships tied for second place with six points...those points were garnered by heptathletes Angela Jensen and Shaquana Logan...Jensen, a senior from Tacoma, tallied 4,967 points for fifth-place and Logan, a sophomore from Tacoma making her debut in the heptathlon, took seventh place with 4,859 points...Sean Harris, a redshirt sophomore from Kent, Wash., battled a tight hamstring throughout the competition and did not finish the 1500m.
ANDERSON AND TSCHIDA ARE DEFENDING PAC-10 CHAMPIONS
Jeshua Anderson (senior, Woodland Hills, Calif.) and Marissa Tschida (senior, Missoula, Mont.) are Cougars returning to the Pac-10 Championships to defend their titles...Anderson is a three-time 400m hurdles champion ran a Pac-10 Championships Meet record time of 48.63 seconds at the 2010 meet in Berkeley...Tschida's Pac-10 finishes include third in 2008 and fourth in 2009.
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