Dennis Improves Own U-M Hammer Throw Record at Mt. SAC Relays
Ethan Dennis

April 19, 2013

Site: Walnut, Calif. (Hilmer Lodge Stadium)/Ypsilanti, Mich. (Rynearson Stadium)
Event: Mt. SAC Relays (Day 2)/EMU Invitational (Day 1)
U-M Team Result: No team scoring

Next U-M Event
Saturday, April 20 -- at Mt. SAC Relays - Day 3 (Walnut, Calif.), 8 a.m. PDT
Live Results
Saturday, April 20 -- at EMU Invitational - Days 2 (Ypsilanti, Mich.), 10 a.m.
Meet Information

WALNUT, Calif. -- Senior/junior Ethan Dennis (Grand Rapids, Mich./Grandville) of the University of Michigan men's track and field team set a new school hammer throw record to win the open event at the Mt. SAC Relays on Friday (April 19) at Hilmer Lodge Stadium.

With his U-M record-setting mark of 64.98 meters (213-2), Dennis surpassed his own pervious school record of 62.75 meters (205-10.50).

The Wolverines will be back in action for the final day of the Mt. SAC Relays and EMU Invitational tomorrow (Saturday, April 20).

Mt. SAC Relays Event Winners/U-M Finishers (Day Two)

Pole Vault (Open B)
 1. Alfonso Scannapieco, Albany        5.15m (16-10.75)
 4. Jack Greenlee, U-M                 5.00m (16-4.75)
High Jump (Open) 
 1. Tyler Ruiz, USC                    2.15m (7-0.50)
16. Bradley James, U-M                 2.05m (6-8.75)
Triple Jump (Open)
 1. Olu Olamigoke, Unattached         15.78m (51-9.25)
13. Patrick Cochran, U-M              14.52m (47-7.75)
Discus (Invite) 
 1. Julian Wruck, UCLA                64.55m (211-9)
10. Cody Riffle, U-M                  52.85m (173-5)
Hammer Throw (Open)
 1. Ethan Dennis, U-M                 64.98m (213-2)
5,000-meter Run (Invite Elite)
 1. Will Leer, NIKE                13:21.55
 2. Bobby Aprill, U-M              13:49.67
5,000-meter Run (Open B)
 1. Caleb Hoover, Northern Arizona 14:05.40
 7. Mason Ferlic, U-M              14:15.67

EMU Invitational Event Winners/U-M Finishers (Day One)

400-meter Hurdles 
 1. Troy Sneller, U-M                 52.66
 7. Garrick Roemer, U-M               56.55

Personal Bests
Ethan Dennis -- Hammer Throw (64.98m, 213-2)
Troy Sneller -- 400m Hurdles (52.66)

Mt. SAC Day 1 Results

Contact: Whitney Dixon (734) 763-4423