MEDFORD - The Tufts University men's and women's indoor track & field teams open the Gantcher Family Sports and Convocation Center for business on Saturday (Jan. 18) with the first home meet of the season.
Newly named the Tufts Jumbo Invitaitonal, the meet is the season-opener for head coach Joel Williams' Jumbo men's team and it is the second competition of the year for head coach Kristen Morwick's women's team.
Teams from Bridgewater State, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, Coast Guard, Keene State, Springfield, Suffolk, UMass Dartmouth and Wentworth will be competing along with the Jumbos.
The meet will be scored. Live results will be available at jumbocast.net/livestats/track.
Visit GoTuftsJumbos.com for complete results after the conclusion of the meet.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Weight Throw (Men followed by Women)
Pole Vault (Women followed by Men)
High Jump (Men followed by Women)
Long Jump (Women followed by Men)
**Triple Jump (Women then Men) follows Long Jump
**Men’s Shot Put follows Weight Throw, on West circle
**Women’s Shot Put follows High Jump, on East circle
(All running events 200m+ will be sections on time, fastest section first. We will run ahead of schedule when possible.)
60m Hurdle Trials (Women)
60m Hurdle Trials (Men)
60m Dash Prelims (Women)
60m Dash Prelims (Men)
4 x 200m Relay (Women only)
60m Hurdle Final (M)
60m Hurdle Final (W)
60m Dash Final (W)
60m Dash Final (M)
4x400m Relay (W)
4x400m Relay (M)
4x800m Relay (W)
4x800m Relay (M)