BOULDER— The University of Colorado track and field team will host the Potts Indoor Invitational this Friday and Saturday, January 22 and 23, at Balch Fieldhouse.
The Buffaloes will host several Front Range schools as Air Force, Colorado State, Colorado School of Mines, Northern Colorado, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs and Wyoming will all send athletes to compete.
The Balch Fieldhouse houses a tight track and bleachers which allow for upfront views of the action.
The pentathlon will start with the 60-meter hurdles at 9 a.m. and the men will start at 9:05 with the 60-meter dash. The other events in the pentathlon that will be contested are the high jump, shot put, long jump and 800-meter run. The events in the heptathlon on the first day are the long jump, shot put and high jump. The other three events (60-meter hurdles, pole vault and 1,000-meter run) will take place on Saturday.
The women’s and men’s pole vault will also take place on Friday, starting at 10 a.m. The rest of the events are scheduled for Saturday. The complete schedule is listed below.
The Buffs will have a good showing at the meet as 36 men and 34 women are registered for events in all areas. For more information, go to www.CUBuffs.com.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 22, 2010
9 a.m. Women’s Pentathlon 60m Hurdles
9:05 a.m. Men’s Heptathlon 60 Meters
9:35 a.m. Women’s Pentathlon High Jump
9:40 a.m. Men’s Heptathlon Long Jump
****** Men’s Heptathlon Shot Put
****** Women’s Pentathlon Shot Put
****** Men’s Heptathlon High Jump
****** Women’s Pentathlon Long Jump
****** Women’s Pentathlon 800 meters
10 a.m. Women’s Pole Vault
Following Women’s PV Men’s Pole Vault
(The Combined Event Competition will follow a rolling time schedule after the second event)
SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 2010
10 a.m. Men’s Weight Throw
10 a.m. Women’s Shot Put
1:35 p.m. Men’s Heptathlon Pole Vault
2 p.m. Men’s Long Jump
3 p.m. Men’s High Jump
Following Men’s WT Women’s Weight Throw
Following Women’s SP Men’s Shot Put
Following Men’s LJ Women’s Long Jump
Following Women’s LJ Men’s Triple Jump
Following Men’s TJ Women’s Triple Jump
Following Men’s HJ Women’s High Jump
1 p.m. Men’s Heptathlon 60mh
1:45 p.m. Men’s 60m Dash Prelim
1:50 p.m. Women’s 60m Dash Prelim
2 p.m. Men’s 60m Hurdles
2:10 p.m. Women’s 60m Hurdles
2:15 p.m. Men’s 60m Dash Final
2:20 p.m. Women’s 60m Dash Final
2:25 p.m. Men’s Mile
2:35 p.m. Women’s Mile
2:50 p.m. Men’s 400 Meters
3 p.m. Women’s 400 Meters
3:10 p.m. Men’s 600yds
3:20 p.m. Women’s 600yds
3:30 p.m. Men’s 800 Meters
3:40 p.m. Women’s 800 Meters
3:50 p.m. Men’s 200 Meters
4 p.m. Women’s 200 Meters
4:10 p.m. Men’s 3000 Meters
4:25 p.m. Women’s 3000 Meters
4:40 p.m. Men’s Heptathlon 1,000 Meters
4:50 p.m. Men’s 4 x 400 Meter Relay
5 p.m. Women’s 4 x 400 Meter Relay
There will not be a rolling schedule in the running events.