Cougs Back In Spokane For Buc Scoring Invitational
PULLMAN, Wash.— Coming off a stellar start to the 2022 outdoor season, the Washington State track and field team heads back up to Spokane, Washington this week to compete at the Buc Scoring Invitational. The meet will take place March 24-25 at the Puryear Field and Boppell Track on the campus of Whitworth University.
Four WSU track and field student-athletes head into this weekend with a top-15 mark nationally. Freshman hurdler Micaela De Mello, who was named the Pac-12 Track Athlete of the Week, currently holds the fastest time record in the women's 100m hurdles in NCAA Division I this season at 13.08. Sophomore distance runner Caroline Jerotich holds the top mark in the women's 3,000m steeplechase after clocking in at 10:27.85.
Dates and Times
The Buc Scoring Invitational will get started on Thursday, March 24, on the Puryear Field and Boppell Track at the Whitworth Pine Bowl. Events are schedule to begin Thursday at 11:45 a.m. PT and will conclude at 5:30 p.m. PT. The meet will pick back up on Friday at 11 a.m. and will end at 7:05 p.m. PT. A full schedule of events and starting times can be found here.
A total of 13 teams from all levels of the NCAA will be competing in Spokane this week. Including Washington State, host school Whitworth, Central Washington, Corban, Eastern Washington, Everett CC, Gonzaga, Idaho, Lewis-Clark College, Lewis & Clark Centralia, Multnomah, ParaSport Spokane and Spokane CC will be in attendance. The Cougars will be sending a total of 49 student-athletes to compete in the meet.
Fans can follow all the action at the Buc Scoring Invitational via live results by clicking the link here.
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