BAKERSFIELD, Calif.—CSU Bakersfield director of track and field Marcia Mansur-Wentworth has announced the signing of three prep athletes from Bakersfield to continue their careers with the Roadrunners.
Caleb Melson arrives on the CSUB campus from North High School where won a league title and finished fourth in the CIF South Area Championships. He has recorded personal bests of 15.2 in the 110 hurdles and 41.10 in the 300 hurdles.
Ethan Turner is Foothill graduate where he was a league champion, state qualifier, and finished third in the south sectional championships. His personal bests were 14.85 in the 110 hurdles and 39.21 in the 300 hurdles.
Joining the Roadrunners women's program is Hannah Walken-Banks of Frontier High School. Her PR in the high jump was 5-3 during her career. She finished second in the league, second in the South Area Championships, and fourth in the CIF section meet for Frontier. She recorded personal best of 15.87 in the 100 hurdles and 46.53 in the 300 hurdles.
“I am very happy to continue to tap into the Bakersfield talent with these new members of the Roadrunner family,” said Mansur-Wentworth. “I am confident in their ability to contribute to the team. I look forward to a very bright future from them.”