Track and Field Teams Open Outdoor Season at adidas Raleigh Relays
CHICAGO – The DePaul University track and field teams begin the outdoor portion of the schedule at North Carolina State University in the adidas Raleigh Relays. Thirteen student-athletes from the men’s and women’s track and field teams are set to compete in the two-day event to kickoff the outdoor season.
Dee Moore opens the action for the Blue Demons in the women’s 100-meter dash. She will be followed by Larry Inanga in the men’s 400-meter dash and Diana Runnels in the women’s 400-meter event. Siddiqu Muhammad will compete in the men’s 400-meter hurdles to close the afternoon’s events.
Friday’s evening session sees the Blue Demons in the spring medley relay, 5,000-meter run and 10,000-meter run. Moore, Marissa Petersen, Runnels and Leah Rygh will run the relay for DePaul while Carrie Moffett, Rick Britton and Gavin Kennedy compete in their respective 5,000-meter events. Donnie Warner finishes Friday’s action in the men’s 10,000-meter run.
On Saturday, Jarrod Jahnke opens the day in the men’s hammer throw. Richard Byrne runs in the men’s 1,500-meter run and Leah Rygh goes in the women’s 1,500-meter event. Moffett finishes the action on Saturday with the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase.