Cassulo, Bingson Named All-MWC|
Feb. 28, 2011
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - The Mountain West Conference announced that Chelsea Cassulo and Amanda Bingson were named to the Women's Indoor Track and Field All-Conference Teams today. Selections are awarded to the top three finishers in each event at this past weekend's MWC Indoor Championships.
Cassulo, a junior from Lompoc, Calif., became the first Rebel to win the weight throw event at an MWC Indoor Championship. She recorded a program-best distance of 65-5.25 (19.87m) for the title. Her toss was the third-longest recorded in the history of the conference meet and fourth-best ever in league annals.
Bingson, a junior from Las Vegas, finished second to her teammate in the weight throw with a distance of 64-7.75 (19.70m). Her effort ranks as the fourth-best in conference championship history.