The Jags Prepare for 2nd Annual Jett Relays
by Tiana Cephers/SU Sports Information
March 7, 2019
BATON ROUGE - The Southern University Track an Field team is set to travel to Fort Worth, Texas Friday, March 8 for the second annual Jett Relays Soul festival. The meet will be held on March 9 at Clark Stadium.
Among the twelve HBCU's invited to the meet, four teams from the SWAC including; Prairie View, Grambling, Jackson State, and Alcorn State will be attending.
"It's going to be a big relay meet for our runners, so they'll get a chance to run some relays that they normally don't run throughout the season. We're going to go out an have fun a really execute what we've been working on in practice," said head coach Teremine White.
The first event is scheduled to start at 10 am with the men's weight throw, the women to immediately follow. The first running event will start at 8 am with the women's 5000-meter run. DFTV Network has been selected to live broadcast the meet. Live Broadcast will be available at https://www.jetrelays.com/.