Track & Field Co-Hosts Loyola-Hopkins Invitational Saturday

April 9, 2015

BALTIMORE - The Loyola University Maryland women's track and field team will serve as co-host to the 2015 Loyola-Johns Hopkins Track & Field Invitational on Saturday.

Saturday's meet will be held at the Loyola-Johns Hopkins Track & Field Complex located near the Baltimore campuses of each school. Click here to view directions to the site.

The complex opened in 2009 and has an eight-lane track that surrounds four jump pits, a full-size hammer throw cage and two shot circles.

Events get under way with the hammer throw at 9 a.m., while the 5,000m run kicks off events on the track at 10 a.m. Midway through the meet, mascots from the surrounding area will compete in the annual 100m mascot dash.

Following is an approximate timeline of the meet: 

9 a.m.            Men's Hammer  
10 a.m.          Women's Hammer
11 a.m.          Men's Long Jump (women to follow, inside pit)
11 a.m.          Women's Triple Jump (men to follow, outside pit)
11 a.m.          Men's and Women's Pole Vault
11:30 a.m.     Men's Shot Put
12 p.m.          Men's Javelin
12:30 p.m.     Men's and Women's High Jump
1:30 p.m.       Women's Javelin
1:30 p.m.       Women's Shot Put
2 p.m.            Women's Discus
3:30 p.m.       Men's Discus 

10 a.m.          Women's 5000m                           
10:40 a.m.     Men's 5000m
11:15 a.m.     Women's 4x100m                          
11:25 a.m.     Men's 4x100m
11:35 a.m.     Women's 1500m                           
12:05 p.m.     Men's 1500m
12:40 p.m.     Women's 100m Hurdles              
12:50 p.m.     Men's 110m Hurdles
1 p.m.            MASCOT 100M DASH
1 p.m.            Women's 100m Dash
1:30 p.m.       Men's 100m Dash             
1:50 p.m.       Women's 400m                              
2 p.m.            Men's 400m
2:15 p.m.       Women's 800m                              
2:20 p.m.       Men's 800m  
2:45 p.m.       Women's 200m Dash       
3 p.m.            Men's 200m Dash
3:20 p.m.       Women's 400m Hurdles
3:30 p.m.       Men's 400m Hurdles
3:45 p.m.       Women's 3000m Steeplechase
4 p.m.            Men's 3000m Steeplechase
4:15 p.m.       Women's 4x400m Relay
4:30 p.m.       Men's 4x400m Relay