TCU track and field team opens 2006 indoor campaign at Arkansas Invitational
Jan. 13, 2006
FT. WORTH, Texas - The TCU track and field team will open the 2006 indoor track season Friday when it competes in the Arkansas Invitational, hosted by the defending national champion Arkansas Razorbacks. Events will be held at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville.
The 12 teams competing in the meet include Harding, Jackson State, Kansas, Kansas State, Missouri Southern, Neosho County Community College, Oklahoma, Oklahoma Baptist, Oklahoma State, Ole Miss, TCU, and Texas A&M.
With one full year at the helm of the TCU track and field program, head coach Darryl Anderson is optimistic about the upcoming campaign.
"We're looking forward to competing Friday and excited to get the season started," coach Anderson said. "We have been training very hard. We have a system in place now so this meet will allow us to take a look at what we have and who competes well."
The shot put is the first field event of the day and is slated to begin at noon Central time. The 3,000 meters will signify the start of the running events at 3 p.m. and the finals will start at 5:25 p.m. with the distance medley relay.