DENTON, Texas (5/9/13) – The North Texas track & field team will travel to Miramar, Fla., this weekend to participate in its last Sun Belt Conference Outdoor Championships before moving to Conference USA in June.
Week Eight Notes
Steven White leads the men’s side after becoming the first Drake Relays Champion in more than 30 years. White won the men’s 400-meter hurdles in the second best time of his career and fourth best in Division I. White currently leads the SBC by nearly two seconds in the event.
Distance runner Jo Adams will lead the women this weekend. Adam, who leads the SBC in two events, is fresh off a fifth-place finish at the Drake Relays in the women’s 800 meters. Adams currently stands in second in the South Central region and 21st in the nation in the 1500 meters.
The Mean Green finished second at the SBC Indoor Championships in February on both the men’s and women’s side.
Competition kicks-off at 9 a.m. on Friday, May 10, with the men’s and women’s multi-events at the Ansin Sports Complex. Mean Green fans can follow the championships via live results on the SBC’s meet central page.