Houston Hosts Conference USA Indoor Track & Field Championship This Weekend
Feb. 23, 2004
For the second consecutive year and fifth time since 1997, the University of Houston plays host to the annual Conference USA Indoor Track and Field Championship set for this weekend, Feb. 27-28, at the Yeoman Field House inside the Athletics/Alumni Center.
The two-day meet, featuring all 13 C-USA schools, begins at 8:00am. on Friday, Feb. 27, with the pentathlon and other combined events until 1:00pm when the 20-pound weight throw starts the field events. Running events begin at 5:00pm with the finals of the 5000-meter runs for both women and men.
Competition concludes on Saturday, Feb. 28, beginning with the heptathlon at 9:00am Field events get underway at 11:00am with the shot put, while the mile run for both women and men start the running events at 1:00pm.
An awards presentation, in which the Male and Female Athletes and Coach of the Year Awards will be announced, is scheduled for 5:00pm on Saturday following the conclusion of the meet.
Houston claimed both the men's and women's C-USA Indoor titles in 2003, while head coach Leroy Burrell was named C-USA Coach of the Year for both men and women. Houston freshmen Clayton Cretors and Ebonie Floyd each were named C-USA Male and Female Freshman of the Year, respectively.
For a complete listing of scheduled competitors in each event and heat rankings, go to
2004 C-USA INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
FRIDAY, FEB. 27
SATURDAY, FEB. 28