COUGARS TRACK & FIELD HOME FOR WSU OPEN II MEET
The Washington State University indoor track and field teams will be home for the WSU Open II Indoor meet this weekend...WSU Indoor Facility’s Mondo track has a 60m straightaway and 200m oval…jumping and throwing field events are contested on turf inside the oval…women’s 20-pound/men’s 35-pound weight throws take place Fri., Feb. 21, at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. respectively…remaining field events will begin Sat., Feb. 22, at 8:30 a.m...running events start at 10 a.m…competitors need to register and pay online no later than Noon, Feb. 19 at www.DirectAthletics.com for a $20 entry fee…no late entries accepted...spectators are admitted at no charge...complete results will be posted at www.wsucougars.com following meet completion.
ABOUT THE COUGAR COACHES
Head coach Rick Sloan is in his 41st season with the Cougar track program; 20th year as a head coach, 19th year as mentor to the combined men’s and women’s program...Sloan (decathlon/heptathlon) is joined by associate coach Debra Farwell (throws) and assistant coaches Mark Macdonald (hurdles/relays), Ellannee Richardson (sprints/relays), Matt McGee (jumps) and cross country coach Tim Riley (distance)…volunteers include Caroline Austin (distance), Veronica Elseroad-Wall (hurdles), Oliver Henry (throws), and Emma Kertesz (distance).
WSU TRACK & FIELD REUNION/HONOR COACH SLOAN, MAY 16-18, 2014
All Washington State University track and field former student-athletes are invited to a commemorative reunion and celebration in honor of Head Coach Rick Sloan’s 40 years with the Cougars program. The Reunion and Celebration will be held in conjunction with WSU hosting the Pac-12 Track & Field Championships at the Mooberry Track Complex May 16-18, 2014. For more information or to confirm your participation, please contact Christina Webster at email@example.com or by phone at 509-335-7156.
Complete release in PDF attached.