Men's and Women's Track Teams Open Outdoor Season on Saturday Afternoon
March 22, 2013
VILLANOVA, Pa. - Entry List
Although temperatures will likely stay below 50 degrees, Saturday afternoon will nevertheless mark the start of the outdoor track & field season. Villanova will participate in the Philadelphia College Classic at Franklin Field, with a number of local teams scheduled to take part in the meet.
On the women's side the Wildcats have registered athletes in 11 different events, including four running events and seven field events. Villanova has also entered 10 events on the men's side, with an even split between five running events and five field events.
The first event of the season is an opportunity for the Wildcats to have a large number of athletes in competition and is a chance for the coaching staff to evaluate where the team is at as a whole. Following the Philadelphia College Classic the next meet for Villanova is the Danny Curran Invitational at Widener next weekend.