Upstate Returns to Action this Weekend at 49er Classic

March 19, 2014 at 4:49 pm

The USC Upstate track and field team makes the short trip over to Charlotte, N.C. this weekend for the 49er Classic hosted by UNC Charlotte Mar. 20-22 at the Irwin Belk Track & Field Center.

The three-day event begins Thursday at 11 a.m. with the heptathlon followed by the decathlon at 11:45 a.m. The schedule of events for Friday starts at 9 a.m. with the continuation of the decathlon and will conclude at 9:30 p.m. with the final two heats of the men’s 5000-meter run. The event wraps up on Saturday as the first events start at 10 a.m. with the men’s shot put and goes until 4:30 p.m. with the men’s 4×400-meter relay.

Read more about the event.