Courtesy: Robert Barclay/CMU
Track and Field Team Big Meet Bound
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. - The Central Michigan Track and Field team will travel to the campus of Grand Valley State University this weekend to take part in the GVSU Big Meet Invite.
"This will be good compeition and it will be the second meet in a row where it is all about the athlete," director of track and field Mark Guthrie said. "This is the last opportunity the team will have on a big track to earn MAC marks, that is what is important about this meet."
The running events will begin at 11, with the field events starting around 2 p.m.
The Chippewas enter the meet ranked 13th in the region on the men's side, and 14th for the women.
This weekend’s meet is one of just three remaining chances for CMU’s athletes to qualify for the MAC Championship, which will be held Feb. 28-March 1 in Kent, Ohio.
The tentative schedule for this weekend can be found in the additional links section.