April 13, 2011
WSU TRACK & FIELD TRAVELS TO MT. SAC RELAYS, CERRITOS
Washington State women's team is ranked No. 18 for the second consecutive week in USTFCCCA rankings... WSU track and field competitors travel to Southern California this weekend for a pair of meets: the Mt. San Antonio College (SAC) Relays in Walnut, April 14-16, and the Long Beach State Beach Invitational Meet held at Cerritos College will be April 15-16...complete results will be posted at www.wsucougars.com, when available after the meets...for a list of WSU competitors for each meet, see page 2.
ABOUT MT. SAC RELAYS
The is the 53rd year for the Mt. SAC Relays, "Where the world's best athletes compete"...competitors from high schools, community colleges and universities, and the elite division flock to Hilmer Lodge Stadium in Walnut, Calif...majority of collegiate events take place Friday, April 15...Live streaming video of this year's Relays will be available online at http://www.mtsacrelays.com/webcast.html...WSU Head Coach Rick Sloan coached track at Mt. SAC during the 1972-73 season and was inducted into the Mt. SAC Relays Hall of Fame in 2006.
ABOUT BEACH INVITATIONAL
An annual meet hosted by Long Beach State at Cerritos CC...expecting over 1,000 athletes to compete coming from many different areas of country and some international participants...facility has a 9-lane Mondo track and separate men's and women's long/triple jump pits...field events begin at 9 a.m. and running events begin at 10 a.m. Saturday.
COUGAR INVITATIONAL ON TAP
The 11th Annual Cougar Invitational outdoor track and field meet is set for Saturday, April 23, at the Mooberry Track Complex...field events begin at 10 a.m. and running events are set to start at 1:15 p.m...admission is free and concessions are available...free parking is available at the Beasley Coliseum Yellow 1 lot...competitors from Washington State, Idaho and Spokane CC will compete along with others from around the Northwest...entry standards and meet schedule are posted on the WSU website, www.wsucougars.com on the Track page right sidebar...entries are only through Direct Athletics.
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