Upstate Returns to Action this Weekend at Niswonger Invitational

January 16, 2014 at 3:40 pm

After taking the last month off from competition, the USC Upstate track and field team returns to action this weekend at the 36th annual Niswonger Foundation Track and Field Invitational hosted by fellow Atlantic Sun member East Tennessee State.

The event is slated to take place Jan. 17-18 at the David E. Walker Track at Gentry Field. The scheduled events will start at 10 a.m. on Friday with the women’s 60-meter hurdle preliminaries and women’s weight throw, and wraps up at 7 p.m. with the women’s 5000-meter run gold section. The schedule for Saturday starts at 8 a.m. with the women’s 5000-meter run blue section and concludes at 6:40 p.m. with the men’s 4×400-meter relay.

The Spartans last competed on Dec. 6 at the Appalachian Invitational.

Read more about the Spartans track and field teams.