Texas thrower Elena Bruckner competes in the discus competition during the Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin on March 31, 2018. NICK WAGNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

BEVO BEAT Track & Field

Texas Relays and NCAA’s finale among the three events on Myers Stadium’s 2019 spring schedule

Posted December 12th, 2018

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Texas’ track and field team unveiled the schedule for its 2019 outdoor season on Wednesday, and Myers Stadium is set to host three meets this spring.

The annual Texas Relays will be held from March 27-30, and the Texas Invitational is set for May 4. The NCAA Outdoor Championships will also be in town from June 5-8. The NCAA last held its outdoor meet outside of Eugene, Ore., in 2012.

“Texas Track & Field fans are the best in the country, and we look forward to being able to showcase our facility, our student-athletes and our fan base to the track and field community throughout the year,” UT coach Edrick Floréal said in a press release.

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Texas will participate in its first outdoor meet on March 15 when it travels to San Antonio for the UTSA Invitational. This spring, Longhorns will also send athletes to San Marcos, College Station, Waco and Fayetteville, Ark. The Big 12 Championships will be hosted by Oklahoma.

UT’s indoor season got underway this past weekend.

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