CCAA Athlete of the Week

  
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 Mar. 22, 2005

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For immediate release:
Cal State L.A.’s Stuart Richmond
Named CCAA Men’s Track and Field
Athlete of the Week

Won the triple jump at Saturday’s Northridge Invitational

LOS ANGELES – Cal State L.A. senior Stuart Richmond (Essex, England) has been named the California Collegiate Athletic Association’s Men’s Track and Field Athlete of the Week, it was announced today by the CCAA office.

Richmond posted an NCAA provisional qualifying mark in the triple jump last Saturday, winning CSUN’s Northridge Invitational with a leap of 49’ 3”, besting nine other athletes in the event. The Golden Eagle senior is the defending CCAA triple jump champion and advanced last year to the NCAA Championships in that event.

Cal State L.A. travels this weekend to Sacramento State’s Hornet Invitational before hosting its own Tommy “Tiny” Lister Classic on Sat., April 2, and the Cal State L.A. Quadrangular on Sat., April 9.

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