College Track and Field: Bobcats host 4th and final meet
Texas State will host the Bobcat Classic this weekend at the Texas State Track and Field Complex.
The meet, which will take place today and Saturday, will be the teams fourth home meet of the season, and itll bring a crowded field of competitors, including Texas A&Ms No. 1 womens team and No. 2 mens team.
UTEPs No. 25 mens team will also compete along with teams ranked alongside Texas State in the south central region: Houston, SMU, Northwestern and Louisiana Tech. New Mexico State will be participating, a team ranked regionally in the mountain region.
Texas State currently boasts 40 athletes or relay team ranked in the top five in the Western Athletic Conference, including nine who are ranked atop their respective events.
The Bobcats will look to improve that number this weekend, starting at 11 a.m. Friday with the womens and mens discus and the womens and mens hammer throw. Saturday the track events start at 9 a.m. with the womens 5,000-meter run while the field events start with the womens javelin at 10 a.m.