May 7, 2009
NACOGDOCHES, Texas -
The Lamar University men's and women's track and field teams will wrap up the 2009 outdoor regular season at the Southland Conference championship meet at Stephen F. Austin University.
The 2009 outdoor meet, will begin competition in the three-day meet Friday with the opening events of the decathlon beginning at 10 a.m., and the heptathlon at 10:30 a.m. The field events get underway at 11 a.m. with women's hammer throw, followed by the men's hammer throw at 1 p.m. The only track final on the first day of the meet will be the men's and women's 10,000 meters. The women's race will begin at 8:30 p.m., with the men's race getting under way at 9:15 p.m.
Saturday's field events get under way at 1 p.m. while the running prelims start at 5 p.m. Finals will be contested on Sunday afternoon beginning at 5:05 p.m. with the women's 4x100 meter relay.
All track events and all non-throwing field events will take place at Fletcher Garner Track at Homer Bryce Stadium. All throws events for the meet will take place on the SFA throwing fields behind Homer Bryce Stadium.