Track and Field Open 2013 Outdoor Season at TSU Relays
March 14, 2013
HOUSTON- After coming off a successful indoor season, the University of Houston Track and Field team will open its 2013 outdoor schedule on Friday and Saturday at the 62nd TSU Relays.
The throwing and vertical jump events will be held at Rice University, while the running and the horizontal jump events will take place at Alexander Dudley Stadium on the TSU campus.
This two-day meet begins at 9 a.m., Friday at Rice with the women's hammer throw and at 9:15 a.m. at Dudley Stadium with the women's 5000-meter run. Friday's competition will conclude with the sprint medley relay at 7:05 p.m. On Saturday, the meet starts at 12:30 p.m. with the women's 200-meter dash and will finish with the men's 4x400 relay finals at 8 p.m.
This will be the first time in three years that Cougars have competed in the Relays. The last time in 2010, Houston claimed six events titles, including a sweep of the men's and women's pole vault and sprint medley relay. The Cougars also took home gold in the men's 400-meter dash and the women's javelin.
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