Track and Field Competes at Shirley Crowe Invitational
April 1, 2011
HOUSTON - The University of Houston track and field team competes at the Shirley Crowe Invitational this Friday and Saturday at Turner Stadium in Humble, Texas. The meet features both high school and collegiate student-athletes from around the Houston area.
The competition includes Houston, Houston Baptist, Prairie View, Texas Southern and Southern. The college competition begins Friday at 7:45 p.m. with the 1,500m. Saturday's events begin at 8 a.m. with the hammer throw, and the running events starting with the 4x100m gets underway at 11:30 a.m.
Shirley Crowe is one of the most experienced and venerated officials in the region. Crowe serves as the head official for all University of Houston home meets and the meet is recognizing the hard work and dedication Crowe has given to the sport of track and field.
Jonathan Williams rounds out the Cougars represented in the Top-10 with his No. 10 ranked long jump of 7.45m/24-5.5.