Tigers Gear Up for Second Competition of the Season
Nashville, Tenn. - The Tennessee State University men's track and field team will compete in the Ed Temple Classic on Sunday, January 11th inside the Gentry Center on the Wilma Rudolph Indoor Track. The first events are scheduled for 8 a.m.
The meet will feature 17 men and women track and field teams ranging from NCAA Division I and Division II schools. Teams scheduled to compete include Jacksonville State (W), Alabama A&M (M/W), Arkansas Pine Bluff (M/W), Austin Peay (W), Fort Valley State (M/W), Lipscomb (M/W), Middle Tennessee State (M/W), Morehouse College, and Savannah State (M/W).
After tallying second place performances in the MTSU Christmas Invitational, juniors Worlie Johnson and Jamal Henderson will look to improve in their individual events.
9th Annual Ed Temple Classic
8:00 A.M. Mile Run Men/Women
** Each athlete receives 4 attempts per field event
8:00 A.M. Field Events
High Jump Women/Men
Long Jump Men/Women
Triple Jump (After LJ) Men/Women
Shot Put Women/Men
Weight Throw Men/Women
10:30 A.M. Running Events 55m Hurdles Prelims Men/Women
Rolling Time Schedule
55m Prelims Men/Women
Distance Medley Relay Men/Women
**Two heat finals 55m Hurdles Finals Men/Women
55m Finals Men/Women
4x400m Relay Men/Women