DENTON, Texas - Mean Green track & field will host the North Texas Open and North Texas Classic Friday and Saturday the first two of three events to be held at Fouts Field this outdoor season.
With several national marks posted last weekend at the TCU Horned Frog Invitational, the Mean Green are looking to best those marks and take another step forward towards a Sun Belt Conference Champion.
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On the men's side, North Texas features the reigning Sun Belt Conference Track Athlete of the Week in Steven White, who ranks No. 1 in the SBC and No. 11 in the nation in the 200-meter dash, as well as the top-ranked 4 x 400-meter relay in the conference and No. 5 in the nation.
The women's side features the ninth best pole vaulter in the nation heading into competition this weekend in Christal Brewster and an all-conference hurdler in Alysha Adams.
Adams advanced to the NCAA Outdoor Championships during the 2010 campaign and will be competing in the event for this first time this season Friday afternoon.
Admission for the running event on both Friday and Saturday is $5 for adults and only $3 for children high school age and younger.