Dempsey Indoor Hosts Husky Track Saturday

Jan. 11, 2002

The 2002 Washington track and field season opens Saturday with the University Indoor Open Preview Track and Field Meet, the first indoor meet on the UW campus since the closing of Hec Edmundson Pavilion in March of 1999.

The University Indoor Open is the first of five scheduled home meets this season, each to be held at Washington's new indoor practice facility, Dempsey Indoor. The event is free to all, and will feature nearly 400 competitors from Division II and Division III colleges throughout the Northwest, as well as local club favorites.

Field events begin at 9:30 a.m., with the 60m hurdles kicking off the track events at 10 a.m.

Field Events
9 a.m. -- Women's 20-lb Weight/Men's 35-lb Weight to follow
(weight events will be conducted outdoors)

9 a.m. -- Men's Shot Put/Women's Shot Put to follow

9:30 a.m. -- Women's Long Jump/Men's Long jump to follow

9:30 a.m. -- Men's High Jump/Women's High Jump to follow

10 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

Track Events
(Note: Track events will begin at 10 a.m. and run consecutively)

60m Hurdles Prelims -- Women then Men

60m Dash Prelims -- Women then Men

*60m Hurdles Semis -- Women then Men

*60m Dash Semis-- Women then Men

Mile Run -- Women then Men

60m Hurdles Finals -- Women then Men

500m Run -- Women then Men

400m Dash -- Women then Men

60m Dash Finals -- Women then Men

800m Run -- Women then Men

200m Dash -- Women then Men

3000m Run -- Women then Men

4x400m Relay -- Women then Men

* -- If Necessary

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