Huskies Host NCAA Track and Field Qualifier This Saturday
Feb. 25, 2002
On Sat., Mar. 2, the University of Washington will cap its home slate for the 2002 indoor track and field season with the UW Indoor Qualifier Track and Field Meet, one of just a handful of meets around the country designed to provide college athletes a final opportunity to post or improve qualifying marks for next weekend's NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships. Following is an event schedule and general meet information. A complete entry list is available at www.gohuskies.com.
Official Schedule of Events:
10:00 a.m. -- Women's Long Jump (Men's to Follow)
10:30 a.m. -- Men's High Jump (Women's to Follow)
11:00 a.m. -- Women's 20-lb Weight Throw (Men's 35-lb. Weight Throw to Follow)
*11:30 a.m. -- Women's Pole Vault (Men's Pole Vault to Follow)
12:30 p.m. -- Women's Triple Jump (Men's Triple Jump to Follow)
1:00 p.m. -- 60-meter Hurdles Prelims (Women)
1:10 p.m. -- 60-meter Hurdles Prelims (Men)
1:25 p.m. -- 60-meter Dash Prelims (Women)
1:30 p.m. -- 60-meter Dash Prelims (Men)
1:45 p.m. -- Mile Run (Women)
1:55 p.m. -- Mile Run (Men)
2:00 p.m. -- Women's Shot Put (Men's Shot Put to Follow)
2:05 p.m. -- 60-meter Hurdles Final (Women)
2:10 p.m. -- 60-meter Hurdles Final (Men)
2:15 p.m. -- 60-meter Dash Final (Women)
2:20 p.m. -- 60-meter Dash Final (Men)
2:30 p.m. -- 5,000-meter Run (Women)
2:50 p.m. -- 5,000-meter Run (Men)
3:10 p.m. -- 400-meter Dash (Women)
3:15 p.m. -- 400-meter Dash (Men)
3:20 p.m. -- 200-meter Dash (Women)
3:25 p.m. -- 200-meter Dash (Men)
3:40 p.m. -- 800-meter Run (Women)
3:50 p.m. -- 800-meter Run (Men)
4:00 p.m. -- 3,000-meter Run (Women)
4:15 p.m. -- 3,000-meter Run (Men)
4:30 p.m. -- 4x400-meter Relay (Women)
4:40 p.m. -- 4x400-meter Relay (Men)
4:50 p.m. -- Distance Medley Relay (Men)
* -- NOTE: Weight Events will be conducted outdoors
Entry Date: Entries closed on Mon., Feb. 25 at 5:00 p.m. PST.
Final Entry List:Currently available at www.gohuskies.com.
Entry Fee: $15 per athlete per individual event entered, plus $25 per relay team.
Showers: Showers are available in the Bank of America Arena by request.
Parking: Parking is available in the E-12 and E-1 lots in the UW Athletic Complex.
Track: The Meet will be held at the brand new Dempsey Indoor athletic facility. The Dempsey Indoor track is 307 meters, Mondo surface. Pole Vault will use elevated runways, and the high jumpo will be on Mondo. No spikes larger than 1/4' will be allowed.
Results: Will be posted on-site approximately five minutes following the conclusion of the final event. Full packets of combined men's and women's results will be available for coaches only 10 minutes following the meet. A complete recap with results will be posted at www.gohuskies.com approximately one hour following the meet. Results will also be faxed to each participating school's sports information office.
Practice: Friday -- The track is available from 3:00-5:30 p.m.
Packet Pick-Up: Friday from 3:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. or Saturday starting at 9:00 a.m., at Dempsey Indoor.
Weight Throw: Both men's and women's weight throw events will be conducted outdoors.
Hotel Info: Available by request.