Grinnell and Wardhaugh Named NCAA All-Americans

FAYETEVILLE, Ark. Two members of the Boise State University men’s track and field team were named NCAA All-Americans after placing at the 2008 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, Saturday, Mar. 15, at the Bud Myers Field House in Fayetteville, Ark.

 

Ryan Grinnell captured two All-American honors as he scored in both the high jump ant the triple jump. Grinnell placed sixth in the triple jump with a mark of 52-10.25 (15.93m). He earned the mark on the second of his six jumps to earn three points for the Broncos. Grinnell earned another point for Boise State the high jump as he placed eighth after clearing the height of 7-0.25 (2.14m).

 

Simon Wardhaugh placed fifth in the men’s weight throw with a season-best toss of 71-11.50 (21.93m). He topped his previous season best by nearly two feet (1-11.50/0.58m) en route to earning four points for Boise State. Wardhaugh recorded a toss of 71-7.50 (21.83m) on his fourth of sixth throws before earning his season-best mark on his final throw of the season.

 

Eleni Kafourou finished 15th in the women’s triple jump as she leaped 42-6 (12.95m). She placed 11th in the long jump Friday, Mar. 14.

 

The Boise State University men’s track and field team finish tied for 30th place at the NCAA Indoor Championships with eighth points.

 

 

NCAA Division I 2008 Indoor Championship                    

                  Randal Tyson Track Center - Univ. of Arkansas                 

                   Fayetteville, AR  - 3/14/2008 to 3/15/2008                   

 

Event 16  Men Weight Throw

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    American:   25.86m  3/4/1995    Lance Deal                                  

  Collegiate:   25.08m  3/9/2007    Kibwe Johnson, Ashland                      

   NCAA Meet:   24.02m  3/9/2001    Libor Charfreitag, Southern Methodist       

       Tyson:   24.21m  2/14/2003   Libor Charfreitag, Unattached               

    Name                    Year School                  Finals            Points

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Flight  1                                                                       

  1 Jake Dunkleberger         SR Auburn                  22.24m   72-11.75   8  

      20.53m  21.12m  21.57m  22.09m  22.12m  22.24m                            

  2 Jon Pullum                SO Purdue                  22.02m   72-03.00   5  

      20.74m  22.02m  20.20m  21.72m  21.21m  20.99m                            

  3 Matthew Wauters           JR Idaho                   21.56m   70-09.00   3  

      20.35m  19.65m  20.91m  20.02m  21.56m  20.61m                            

  4 Chris Rohr                JR Missouri                21.34m   70-00.25   1  

      20.11m  20.98m  20.93m  FOUL  21.21m  21.34m                              

  5 Jake Shanklin             JR Wyoming                 20.68m   67-10.25      

      FOUL  20.68m  20.67m                                                      

  6 Tyler Dailey              SR Missouri                20.08m   65-10.50      

      20.04m  19.92m  20.08m                                                    

  7 Russ Winger               SR Idaho                   19.94m   65-05.00      

      19.67m  FOUL  19.94m                                                       

  8 Steve Bartholomew         SR Valparaiso              19.54m   64-01.25      

      18.77m  19.54m  19.36m                                                    

  9 Andy Fryman               SR Kentucky                19.37m   63-06.75      

      18.96m  19.08m  19.37m                                                    

Flight  2                                                                       

  1 Egor Agafonov             SR Kansas                  22.71m   74-06.25  10   

      21.35m  22.33m  22.28m  21.73m  22.71m  FOUL                              

  2 Walter Henning            FR North Carolina          22.02m   72-03.00   6  

      21.93m  21.59m  22.02m  21.48m  21.47m  FOUL                              

  3 Simon Wardhaugh           JR Boise State             21.93m   71-11.50   4  

      20.38m  21.61m  FOUL  21.83m  21.82m  21.93m                              

  4 Boldizsar Kocsor          JR UCLA                    21.37m   70-01.50   2  

      21.37m  20.37m  21.32m  FOUL  FOUL  20.21m                                

  5 Jason Schutz              SR Colorado State          20.98m   68-10.00      

      19.38m  20.98m  20.96m  FOUL  FOUL  FOUL                                  

  6 Lenny Jatsek              SR Ohio State              20.77m   68-01.75      

      20.19m  20.16m  20.77m                                                    

  7 Dave Ebersole             SR Ohio State              20.30m   66-07.25      

      20.10m  19.14m  20.30m                                                     

  8 Jason Lewis               SO Arizona State           19.66m   64-06.00      

      FOUL  19.51m  19.66m                                                      

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    American:   25.86m  3/4/1995    Lance Deal                                  

  Collegiate:   25.08m  3/9/2007    Kibwe Johnson, Ashland                      

   NCAA Meet:   24.02m  3/9/2001    Libor Charfreitag, Southern Methodist       

       Tyson:   24.21m  2/14/2003   Libor Charfreitag, Unattached               

    Name                    Year School                  Finals            Points

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Finals                                                                          

  1 Egor Agafonov             SR Kansas                  22.71m   74-06.25  10  

      21.35m  22.33m  22.28m  21.73m  22.71m  FOUL                               

  2 Jake Dunkleberger         SR Auburn                  22.24m   72-11.75   8  

      20.53m  21.12m  21.57m  22.09m  22.12m  22.24m                            

  3 Walter Henning            FR North Carolina          22.02m   72-03.00   6  

      21.93m  21.59m  22.02m  21.48m  21.47m  FOUL                              

  4 Jon Pullum                SO Purdue                  22.02m   72-03.00   5  

      20.74m  22.02m  20.20m  21.72m  21.21m  20.99m                            

  5 Simon Wardhaugh           JR Boise State             21.93m   71-11.50   4  

      20.38m  21.61m  FOUL  21.83m  21.82m  21.93m                              

  6 Matthew Wauters           JR Idaho                   21.56m   70-09.00   3  

      20.35m  19.65m  20.91m  20.02m  21.56m  20.61m                            

  7 Boldizsar Kocsor          JR UCLA                    21.37m   70-01.50   2  

      21.37m  20.37m  21.32m  FOUL  FOUL  20.21m                                

  8 Chris Rohr                JR Missouri                21.34m   70-00.25   1  

      20.11m  20.98m  20.93m  FOUL  21.21m  21.34m                              

  9 Jason Schutz              SR Colorado State          20.98m   68-10.00      

      19.38m  20.98m  20.96m  FOUL  FOUL  FOUL                                  

 10 Lenny Jatsek              SR Ohio State              20.77m   68-01.75      

      20.19m  20.16m  20.77m                                                    

 11 Jake Shanklin             JR Wyoming                 20.68m   67-10.25      

      FOUL  20.68m  20.67m                                                      

 12 Dave Ebersole             SR Ohio State              20.30m   66-07.25      

      20.10m  19.14m  20.30m                                                     

 13 Tyler Dailey              SR Missouri                20.08m   65-10.50      

      20.04m  19.92m  20.08m                                                    

 14 Russ Winger               SR Idaho                   19.94m   65-05.00       

      19.67m  FOUL  19.94m                                                      

 15 Jason Lewis               SO Arizona State           19.66m   64-06.00      

      FOUL  19.51m  19.66m                                                      

 16 Steve Bartholomew         SR Valparaiso              19.54m   64-01.25      

      18.77m  19.54m  19.36m                                                    

 17 Andy Fryman               SR Kentucky                19.37m   63-06.75      

      18.96m  19.08m  19.37m                   

 

Event 11  Men High Jump

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    American:   2.40m  3/10/1991   Hollis Conway                                

  Collegiate:   2.37m  3/11/1989   Hollis Conway, Louisiana-Lafayette           

   NCAA Meet:   2.37m  3/11/1989   Hollis Conway, Louisiana-Lafayette           

       Tyson:   2.33m  3/10/2000   Mark Boswell, Texas                          

    Name                    Year School                  Finals            Points

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Finals                                                                          

  1 Dusty Jonas               SR Nebraska                 2.31m    7-07.00  10  

     2.09 2.14 2.19 2.22 2.25 2.28 2.31 2.34                                    

        O    O    O    O    O    O   XO  XXX                                    

  2 Scott Sellers             JR Kansas State             2.25m    7-04.50   8  

     2.09 2.14 2.19 2.22 2.25 2.28                                              

      PPP    O    O   XO    O  XXX                                              

  3 Ehi Oamen                 SO Northern Iowa            2.19m    7-02.25   6  

     2.09 2.14 2.19 2.22                                                        

        O    O    O  XXX                                                        

  4 Ivan Diggs                SR Houston                  2.19m    7-02.25   5  

     2.09 2.14 2.19 2.22                                                        

        O   XO    O  XXX                                                        

  5 Will Littleton            SR Texas-Pan Am             2.19m    7-02.25   4  

     2.09 2.14 2.19 2.22                                                        

        O    O   XO  XXX                                                        

  6 Norris Frederick          SR Washington               2.19m    7-02.25   3  

     2.09 2.14 2.19 2.22                                                        

        O  XXO   XO  XXX                                                        

  7 Ed Wright                 SR California               2.14m    7-00.25   2  

     2.09 2.14 2.19                                                              

      PPP   XO  XXX                                                             

  8 Ryan Grinnell             JR Boise State              2.14m    7-00.25   1  

     2.09 2.14 2.19                                                              

      XXO   XO  XXX                                                             

  9 Justin Frick              SO Princeton                2.14m    7-00.25      

     2.09 2.14 2.19                                                              

       XO  XXO  XXX                                                             

 10 Marlon Woods              SO Norfolk State            2.09m    6-10.25      

     2.09 2.14                                                                   

        O  XXX                                                                  

 10 Joel Hargett              SR Texas                    2.09m    6-10.25      

     2.09 2.14                                                                   

        O  XXX                                                                  

 12 Paul Hamilton             FR Nebraska                 2.09m    6-10.25      

     2.09 2.14                                                                   

       XO  XXX                                                                  

 13 Raymond Harris            JR Texas                    2.09m    6-10.25      

     2.09 2.14                                                                  

      XXO  XXX                                                                  

 13 Lyle Leong                SO Texas Tech               2.09m    6-10.25      

     2.09 2.14                                                                  

      XXO  XXX                                                                   

 -- Trent Arrivey             SO Washington State            NH                 

     2.09                                                                       

      XXX                                                                        

 -- Julian Morris             SO Northern Iowa               NH                 

     2.09                                                                       

      XXX                                

 

Event 14  Men Triple Jump

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    American:   17.76m  2/27/1987   Mike Conley                                 

  Collegiate:   17.50m  1/17/1986   Charles Simpkins, Baptist                   

   NCAA Meet:   17.31m  3/13/1981   Keith Connor, Southern Methodist            

       Tyson:   17.26m  3/15/2003   Allen Simms, USC                            

    Name                    Year School                  Finals            Points

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Flight  1                                                                       

  1 Tydree Lewis              SR Oklahoma                16.52m   54-02.50   8   

      15.85m  16.17m  16.16m  FOUL  FOUL  16.52m                                

  2 Jonathan Jackson          SR Texas Christian         16.32m   53-06.50   6  

      13.35m  14.08m  15.79m  FOUL  16.32m  FOUL                                

  3 Shardae Boutte            JR Oklahoma                15.92m   52-02.75   2  

      15.68m  15.69m  15.92m  15.48m  15.71m  15.72m                            

  4 Rayon Taylor              SR Florida State           15.89m   52-01.75   1  

      FOUL  15.89m  FOUL  FOUL  15.60m  FOUL                                    

  5 Luis Rivera-Morales       JR Arizona                 15.70m   51-06.25      

      15.70m  15.23m  15.30m                                                    

  6 Daniel Marshall           SR Arizona                 15.54m   51-00.00      

      15.43m  13.69m  15.54m                                                    

  7 Alphonso Jordan           SO Georgia Tech            15.14m   49-08.25      

      15.14m  FOUL  15.02m                                                       

  8 Julian Reid               FR Texas A&M               15.11m   49-07.00      

      15.11m  FOUL  FOUL                                                        

  9 Daniel Hutcherson         SR Connecticut             14.81m   48-07.25      

      FOUL  13.90m  14.81m                                                      

Flight  2                                                                       

  1 Nkosinza Balumbu          JR Arkansas                16.54m   54-03.25  10  

      16.54m  16.30m  16.09m  16.02m  FOUL  FOUL                                

  2 Muhammad Halim            SR Cornell                 16.25m   53-03.75   5  

      FOUL  16.25m  FOUL  16.13m  FOUL  16.21m                                   

  3 Anthony Flemons           SO Texas Tech              16.11m   52-10.25   4  

      15.85m  FOUL  FOUL  15.63m  FOUL  16.11m                                  

  4 Ryan Grinnell             JR Boise State             15.93m   52-03.25   3  

      FOUL  15.93m  FOUL  15.75m  FOUL  FOUL                                    

  5 Zuheir Sharif             SO Texas A&M               15.76m   51-08.50      

      FOUL  15.76m  FOUL  FOUL  FOUL  15.26m                                    

  6 James Lemons              SR Georgia Tech            15.70m   51-06.25      

      15.70m  15.39m  15.34m                                                    

  7 Daniel Quinn              JR Arkansas                15.43m   50-07.50      

      FOUL  14.98m  15.43m                                                      

  8 Austin Davis              FR North Carolina          15.24m   50-00.00      

      FOUL  FOUL  15.24m                                                        

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    American:   17.76m  2/27/1987   Mike Conley     


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