Utah State Track & Field Readies for a Pair of Meets This Weekend
March 27, 2014
Logan, Utah -
Utah State's men and women's track & field teams continue the outdoor season this weekend at a pair of meets. The Aggies will take part in the 87th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays in Austin, Texas on Friday and Saturday, Mar. 28-29. Other members of the USU track & field teams will compete in the Utah Valley Collegiate Invitational in Orem, Utah.
Action for Utah State at the Texas Relays will begin on Friday at 8:35 a.m. (MT) with running event preliminaries and will finish with the women's pole vault at 7:15 p.m. Competition Saturday will commence with the women's discus at 9:00 a.m. and will conclude with the 4x400m relay races at 3:15 p.m.
The UVU Collegiate Invitational will begin at 8:30 a.m. (MT) with the men's discus and javelin as well as the women's shot put. Action in Orem will wrap up at 4:00 p.m. with the men and women's 4x400m relays.
"We're sending a few people down to the Texas Relays to get some good competition in some relays that we haven't traditionally run in," said Aggie veteran coach Gregg Gensel. "The rest of the team is going to UVU to face some solid competition before we go to Stanford next week."
The full schedule for the Texas Relays can be found at http://bit.ly/1dtcMRS. Additional information, including heat sheets and live results will be available for fans to follow the action in Austin at http://bit.ly/NPT8mu. Action at the Texas Relays will be broadcast on the Longhorn Network.
The schedule of events for the UVU Collegiate Invitational can be accessed at http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/utva/sports/c-track/auto_pdf/2013-14/misc_non_event/14UVUCollegiateScheduleofEvent.pdf. Live results will also be posted at http://bit.ly/1fYBrrN. A full recap will be available at UtahStateAggies.com following each day's action.
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