Track and Field Prepares For Mt. SAC Relays
AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State track and field team returns to the west coast Thursday through Saturday to compete in three meets in California. The Cyclones main focus for the weekend will be the 55th annual Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif. Select student-athletes will also compete in the Bryan Clay Invitational on Friday in Cerritos, Calif. and the Beach Invitational on Saturday in Azusa, Calif.
Events for the Cyclones at the Mt. SAC Relays begin on Thursday afternoon with the open section of the women's 1,500-meter run scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. CDT start time. Iowa State will resume action Friday at Mt. SAC at 12:00 p.m. CDT with the open section of the men's hammer throw and Saturday at 1:55 p.m. CDT with the Invitational section of the 400-meter dash. Several Iowa State athletes will compete in elite sections of the respective events. Elite events for the Cyclones include the Olympic Development sections of the 400-meter hurdles, 5,000-meter run and 10,000-meter run and Invitational sections of the 5,000-meter run, shot put, 4x100-meter relay, 4x400-meter relay and 400-meter hurdles.
The Bryan Clay Invitational is set Friday for a 11:00 a.m. CDT start with the men’s steeplechase and women long jump and pole vault happening consecutively. Saturday, the Beach Invitational will kick off with the men’s steeplechase at 10:30 a.m. CDT and the women’s steeplechase at 10:55 a.m. CDT.
Live results will be available for both the Mt. SAC Relays and Bryan Clay Invitational. Results will be posted on cyclones.com at the conclusion of each day's events.