Track & Field Continues Season Friday in Louisville
March 27, 2014
CHICAGO -- The DePaul track and field teams travel to Louisville, Ky., for the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational on Friday afternoon.
The event marks the second outdoor competition of the year for the Blue Demons.
They participated in the 49er Classic last weekend in Charlotte, N.C.
Several individual put together career performances last weekend in Charlotte. Trevor Kintyhtt took third in the discus (52.00m) and ninth in the hammer (53.79m). Both were career bests. In addition, Mac Melto put together a lifetime best in the 400 meter dash, taking second in the race (47.49).
"Getting the outdoor season started on a good note was our primary objective," head coach Dave Dopek said after the meet. "It was a good start to the season and we are looking forward to getting back to some serious training."
The Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational begins Friday at 2:30 p.m. (CT) with the field events. Track events will follow on Saturday.