Outdoor Track Opens Season Hosting Dual Meet with Temple and La Salle
March 26, 2010
VILLANOVA, Pa. - Meet Schedule
The men's track and field squad opens the outdoor season at home on the Jumbo Elliot Track as Temple and La Salle visit Villanova on Saturday.
The field events are set to begin at 9:00 a.m. at Pike Field with the hammer throw. The men will start, followed by the women.
The men's high jump begins in Villanova Stadium at noon with the men leading off, while long jump and pole vault also begin at noon.
Track events are set to kick off at 1:30 p.m. with the 4x100m run. A complete schedule of events is linked at the top of this page.
The Wildcats are returning five student-athletes who achieved NCAA qualifying marks last season. Junior All-American Matthew Gibney is back for Villanova after placing fifth in the 1,500m at the NCAA Championships in 2009.