Track to Compete at Arizona State, Utah Spring Classics

Sophomore Ada Robinson will compete at the Sun Angel Classic. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

PROVO -- Craig Poole and Mark Robison will lead the women’s and men’s track and field teams to Tempe, Arizona this weekend for the Sun Angel Classic at Arizona State, and will send several more athletes to the Utah Spring Classic in Salt Lake City.

The hammer throw will be the only collegiate event contested on Friday, and the remainder of the events will take place on Saturday. The women’s discus will get the meet started at 10:00 a.m. MST, and the meet will conclude with the premiere section of the men’s 4x400m relay at 10:30 p.m. MST.

The No. 12 women’s team will be among five USTFCCCA ranked teams competing in the meet. Other ranked teams include No. 6 Penn State, No. 9 Oklahoma, No. 14 Auburn and No. 17 Arizona.

On the men’s side, the 20th-ranked Cougars will face off against five other USTFCCCA ranked teams. Ranked men’s teams attending include No. 7 Auburn, No. 10 Arizona State, No. 13 Oklahoma, No. 21 Minnesota and No. 22 Kansas State.

Live updates will be available on a limited basis at thesundevils.com for the Sun Angel Classic and runnercard.com for the Utah Spring Classic. Final results can be found at byucougars.com after the meets conclude on Saturday night.