Track & Field Announces 2013 Outdoor Schedule
Jan. 15, 2013
HOUSTON- The University of Houston track and field team and head coach Leroy Burrell announced the 2013 outdoor schedule Tuesday afternoon.
The outdoor season begins March 15-16 at the TSU Relays in Houston, followed by the Victor Lopez Classic, hosted by cross-town rival Rice on March 22-23. The Cougars will then travel to Austin, Texas for the annual Texas Relays on March 27-30.
The month of April will start with Houston taking a trip to Tampa, Fla. to compete in the South Florida Collegiate Invitational on April 5. The Cougars will then make a trip back to Austin to take part in the Texas Invitational on April 13. The team will split up to compete in two different meets the following weekend--the Mt. Sac Relays on April 18-20 and the LSU Alumni Gold on April 20.
Houston will close out April with part of the team traveling to the historic Penn Relays on April 25-27 in Philadelphia, Pa., while the rest head to the Texas State Invitational on April 26-27 in San Marcos, Texas.
The outdoor championship stretch beings May 9-12 with the Conference USA Championships at Rice, followed by the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds May 23-25 in Austin. The 2013 NCAA Championships will be held June 5-8 in Eugene, Ore.
2012 OUTDOOR SCHEDULE
June 5-8: NCAA Championships (Eugene, Ore.)