Jaguars Prepare to Compete at LSU Bayou Bengal
by Tiana Cephers/SU Sports Information
January 31, 2019
BATON ROUGE -- The Southern University Track and Field team won't need to travel to far this weekend.
Head Track and Field Coach Teremine White and the Jaguars will compete in the LSU Bayou Bengal Invitational on February 1 at The Carl Maddox Fieldhouse on the campus Louisiana State University.
Among the eleven teams invited to the meet, only three are from the SWAC including Southern. The Jaguars will have have the opportunity to compete against Texas Southern University for the first time this season and Grambling State University for the fourth time this season.
Field events are scheduled to start with the men's weight throw at 11 a.m. There will be minimum marks in order for the athletes to receive a qualifying mark. The running events are scheduled to start at 3:30 pm with the 60-meter preliminaries.
Friday's meet will serve as the Jaguars final opportunity to climb the SWAC performance list before the 2019 SWAC indoor championships.