Skip to simplified nav
Ayeni Repeats as Discus Champion; Read Wins 5K at ECAC

 
 
 

 
Yemi Ayeni
 
Track and Field Home



HEADLINES
Six Cavaliers Named to VaSID Academic All-State Team

Adam Nelson Takes Silver in Shot Put at World Championships

Atlantic Coast Conference Names 221 Virginia Student-Athletes to Honor Roll

RELATED LINKS
CollegeSports.com Wire

 

May 11, 2007

Virginia's Yemi Ayeni, the school record holder in the discus, repeated as the IC4A Champion in the discus, throwing a 194' 2" at the IC4A Championships held at Princeton. Teammate Katie Read won the women's 5K title, running a 16:56.27, more than two seconds faster than the second place finisher. Teammate Lauretta Dezubay ran a personal-best 17:15.30 to take sixth, helping the Cavaliers earn 13 points. The Cavalier women sit in second with 19 points, just four points out of Princeton's meet-leading 23. The men are in fifth with 15 points, two points behind Georgetown and five behind William and Mary. Action in the ECAC and IC4A Championships continue tomorrow (May 12) at Princeton.

Full results: WOMEN: Steeple: Garcia, 10:33.54, 3rd; Ricci, 10:52.37; 5K: Read, 16:56.27, 1st; Dezubay, 17:15.30, 6th; 10K: Hodges, 37:15.19;

MEN: 5K: Dumm, 14:16.86, 8th; Smith, 14:44.53; Miller, 14:56.10; 10K: Gamable, 31:43.78; Disc: Ayeni, 194' 2", 1st;
 

 

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Evan Butts
Butts' Bond With Benkert Growing
Football
10/18/17
A redshirt junior from the Philadelphia area, UVA tight end Evan Butts has become one of quarterback Kurt Benkert's most reliable targets.
Jack Salt
Salt Evolving Into Pivotal Presence
Men's Basketball
10/17/17
A redshirt junior from New Zealand, 6-11 center Jack Salt has grown into a team leader for UVA, which has made four straight NCAA tournament appearances.
Jimmy Miller (left) and Dave Koehn
Cavalier Men's Basketball Notebook
Men's Basketball
10/16/17
The season starts Nov. 10 for the Cavaliers, whose third annual Pepsi Blue-White scrimmage is Sunday afternoon at JPJ.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop