The Utah track and field team is set to compete at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships in Seattle, Wash. Utah will begin the MPSF Championships Friday, Feb. 24, at the Dempsey Indoor Facility and close out competition on Saturday, Feb. 25.
The Utah track and field team recorded another successful weekend at the Husky Classic and Don Kirby Invitational with the highlights of the weekend coming out of Seattle, where five athletes broke into the top-10 all-time lists in Utah indoor history.
As the sole Ute to compete Friday night at the Husky Classic, junior Grayson Murphy took the spotlight as she broke the 35 year old school record in the 5000-meter run at the Dempsey Indoor Track in Seattle, Wash.
The Utah track and field team will head to two different meets this Friday and Saturday, Feb. 10-11. The Utah distance runners will travel to Seattle, Washington to compete in the Husky Classic at the Dempsey Indoor Track. Headed to Albuquerque, New Mexico are the Ute sprinters, jumpers, and hurdlers to compete in the Don Kirby Invitational.
The Utah track and field team jumped out to a quick start at the Jackson's Invitational with strong performances including freshman Ann Wingeleth placing first in the long jump, three Utes placing in the top-six in the 3000-meter run, and Holly Stallman recording the fifth fastest time in history in the 60-meter dash preliminaries in Boise, Idaho on Friday.