Here’s the latest picture of the Oregon State track and how construction is going.
Seeing the picture on the home page of the blog looks better than right here.
Momentum continues to build for the team since it’s headed into the end of the outdoor season. The Pacific-12 Conference meet is in Eugene on Saturday and Sunday.
As noted in a previous blog, WR Markus Wheaton is doing well as a sprinter. WR Obum Gwacham continues impress on the high jump.
Gwacham will be in the high jump at the Pac-12 meet at 4:30 p.m. Saturday. WR Brandin Cooks, CB Keynan Parker and Wheaton are in the 100 meters at 3:40 p.m., and do the 400 relay with CB Malcolm Marable at 1:25 p.m. The runners could advance to Sunday’s finals if they do well.
On the women’s side, Laura Carlyle does the 1,500 meters at 2 p.m. Saturday, Taylor Hunt, Emily LaValley and Lacey London do the 800 at 4:25 p.m., Taylor Nowlin and Whitney Pitman do the 3,000 steeplechase at 5 p.m. and Erin Jones takes on the 10,000 meters at 7:05 p.m.
The 10,000 and 3,000 steeplechase are finals. However, the rest of the runners can advance to Sunday’s finals.
Justine Bird and Kristin Oenning do the high jump at 1:40 p.m. Sunday. Kinsey Gomez, Sandra Martinez and Jones run the 5,000 meters at 3:40 p.m.