Track & Field Teams Host First Home Meet of Season at Gantcher Center on Saturday

MEDFORD - The Tufts University men's and women's indoor track & field teams open the Gantcher Family Sports and Convocation Center for business on Saturday (Jan. 13) with the first home meet of the season.

The meet is the season-opener for head coach Joel Williams' Jumbo men, and it is the second competition of the year for head coach Kristen Morwick's women.

Teams from Bridgewater State, Coast Guard, Emmanuel, Keene State, Springfield, Suffolk, UMass Boston, UMass Dartmouth, UMass Lowell, Wentworth and Worcester State will be in attendance along with the Jumbos. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps from California will also have a student-athlete in action.

This is a non-scoring meet. Live results will be available at http://www.jumbocast.net/livestats/track/.

Visit GoTuftsJumbos.com for complete results after the conclusion of the meet.

 

ORDER OF EVENTS

Field Events

10:00 am

Weight Throw (Men followed by Women)
Pole Vault (Women followed by Men)
High Jump (Men followed by Women)
Long Jump (Women followed by Men)
** Shot Put (Men then Women) follows Weight Throw
** Triple Jump (Women then Men) follows Long Jump

Track Events

(All running events 200m+ will be sections on time, fastest section first)

10:30 am

60m Hurdle Trials (Women)
60m Hurdle Trials (Men)
60m Dash Trials (Women)
60m Dash Trials (Men)
3000m (W)
3000m (M)
4 x 200m Relay (Women only)
Mile (W)
Mile (M)
60m Hurdle Final (M)
60m Hurdle Final (W)
400m (W)
400m (M)
600m (W)
600m (M)
60m Dash Final (W)
60m Dash Final (M)
800m (W)
800m (M)
1000m (W)
1000m (M)
200m (W)
200m (M)
5000m (W)
5000m (M)
4x400m Relay (W)
4x400m Relay (M)
4x800m Relay (W)
4x800m Relay (M)

** Track events time schedule may be updated week of meet after entries have closed **

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