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Olson (left), with throws coach Peter Miller, threw a Big Sky auto qualifier on Saturday.
Olson, Fenstermacher shine at Beach Invitational
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Updated: Saturday 04/22/2013 09:54:35 (ET)
by Jayson Hajdu, UND Athletic Media Relations
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NORWALK, Calif. – Standout performances by freshman Zach Olson and junior Jesse Fenstermacher on Saturday at the Beach Invitational closed out North Dakota’s successful three-meet trip to California.

Olson, a native of Owatonna, Minn., achieved a personal record and Big Sky Conference automatic qualifier in the discus, recording a mark of 47.80 meters (156’10”).

Fenstermacher, meanwhile, clocked a time of 47.91 seconds in the 400-meters, giving the Hibbing, Minn., native, the fifth-best time in the Big Sky this season.

Click on the PDF links to view complete results for the events in which North Dakota competed.

UND returns to action next week at the Cobber Twilight (April 23) and UC San Diego’s Triton Invitational (April 26-27).

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