Track & Field Teams Host First Home Meet of Season at Gantcher Center on Saturday

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

Field Events

10:00am
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

Track Events

(All running events 200m+ will be sections on time, fastest section first. We will run ahead of schedule when possible.)

11:00am
60m Hurdle Trials (Women)
60m Hurdle Trials (Men)

11:10am
60m Dash Prelims (Women)
60m Dash Prelims (Men)

11:25am
3000m (W)
3000m (M)

12:10pm
4 x 200m Relay (Women only)

12:15pm
Mile (W)
Mile (M)

12:35pm
60m Hurdle Final (M)
60m Hurdle Final (W)

12:45pm
400m (W)
400m (M)

1:00pm
600m (W)
600m (M)

1:20pm
60m Dash Final (W)
60m Dash Final (M)

1:30pm
800m (W)
800m (M)

1:35pm
1000m (W)
1000m (M)

1:50pm
200m (W)
200m (M)

2:15pm
5000m (W)
5000m (M)

2:55pm
4x400m Relay (W)
4x400m Relay (M)

3:05pm
4x800m Relay (W)
4x800m Relay (M)