Track & field to compete at Florida Relays, VertKlasse Meeting
Ashley Kessler
Track & field to compete at Florida Relays, VertKlasse Meeting
Thursday, April 2, 2015

GAINESVILLE, Fla. and High Point, N.C. (April 2, 2015) – In split-squad competition, the ETSU track & field program will compete this weekend, April 3 – 4, at both the 2015 Pepsi Florida Relays at James G. Pressly Stadium at Percy Beard Track, and the seventh-annual HPU VertKlasse Meeting at Vert Track, Soccer & Lacrosse Stadium.

On Friday in Gainesville, senior Dede Edgecombe (Spartanburg, S.C.) will compete in the women’s 100-meter hurdles at 12:15 p.m., junior sprinter Keturah Williams (Alpharetta, Ga.) in the women’s 100-meter dash at 12:35, and junior jumper Ashley Kessler (Knoxville, Tenn.) in the women’s pole vault at 3 p.m.

Nearly twenty ETSU student-athletes will be in action Friday and Saturday at High Point. Activities on Friday at the VertKlasse Meeting will stretch from noon to 7:30 p.m., ending with the 10000-meter run. The next day, competition will pick back up with the 800-meter run and the men’s hammer at 10 a.m. Saturday morning and conclude with the 4x400-meter relay at 5:10 p.m. Click here for the complete meet schedule. 

Live results for the Florida Relays can be accessed by clicking here, while live video of the Relays can be viewed here. For the VertKlasse Meeting, live results are available here, while a video stream on Saturday can be seen here from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Results and recaps of ETSU’s performances at both meets on both days can be accessed by logging onto ETSUBucs.com.

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