The Chattanooga men’s and women’s track teams will compete in the 35th annual Niswonger Foundation Track and Field Invitational hosted by East Tennessee State University at the ETSU/MSHA Athletics Center on the David E. Walker Track and Gentry Field.
The two-day meet begins Friday at 10 a.m. with the prelims of the women’s 60-meter hurdles, the women’s triple-jump finals and the women’s weight throw finals.
Opening day events end with the men’s and women’s 5-kilometer runs at 7 p.m., and the meet resumes on Saturday at 8 a.m., with another session of men’s and women’s 5-kilometer runs. The final evens of the meet are the men’s and women’s 4x400-meter relay, which starts at 6:30 p.m.
Over 800 student-athletes from more than 60 collegiate teams will be competing in the meet, including Anderson College, Appalachian State, Austin Peay, Benedict College, Bryan College, East Tennessee State, Emory, Gardner-Webb, Georgia Southern, Georgia State, Kennesaw State, King College, Lee University, Lipscomb, Mars Hill, MTSU, Milligan, Montreat, Murray State, Roanoke College, Southern University at New Orleans, Tennessee Tech, Tennessee Wesleyan, Tusculum, UNC Asheville, USC Upstate, Western Carolina and Wofford.