Memphis Sends Top Competitors to John McDonnell Invite
April 17, 2008
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Tiger track and field squads will be traveling to Fayetteville, Ark. this weekend to compete at the John McDonnell Invite. The meet will run from Friday, April 18 to Saturday, April 19.
Entering the meet, Memphis has many athletes ranked in the top five of their event. Distance runner Tina Sherratt will be seeded number two in the 1500 meters entering Saturday's race.
Steffen Nerdal leads the field in both the hammer and the discus entering both events this weekend. He has already posted NCAA regional qualifying marks in both events.