ATHENS, Ohio – The Ohio track and field team will head out to take on two meets this weekend, The Virginia Challenge in Charlottesville, Va. and the Kentucky Open hosted in Lexington Ky. Competition for the Virginia Challenge is set to begin on Friday, April 19th and conclude the 20th. The Kentucky open will be held on Saturday April 20th. The Virginia Challenge will start with field events and running events at 9:00 a.m. and restart in the afternoon at 6:00 p.m. The Virginia Challenge will conclude Saturday, April 20th with field and running events beginning at 10:00 a.m. The Kentucky Open will start Saturday with both running and field events at 10:00 a.m.
After concluding the both meets this weekend; the Bobcats will return next week to take on two separate meets again. The Bobcats will be hosting the Ohio Open here in Athens, Ohio. There will also be competition at the Jesse Owens Relays in Columbus, Ohio. The Jesse Owens Relays will be held Friday April 26th and Saturday the 27th. The Ohio Open will take place Saturday April 27th.