By: Hunter McKay
Indoor Meet 1: Kennesaw State at ETSU Track and Field Invitational
Date: Friday-Saturday, January 11-12, 2019
Location: David E. Walker Track at Gentry Field | Johnson City, Tennessee
Links: Live Results
Social Media: Twitter | Facebook
To start the 2019 indoor track and field season ,the Kennesaw State track and field team's will be traveling to Johnson City, Tennessee to compete in the ETSU Track and Field Invitational.
MCDANIEL ERA BEGINS
This weekend's meet will be the Owls first under new Director of Track and Field and Cross Country Cale McDaniel
. McDaniel came to KSU from Western Carolina where he was the Director of Track and Field and Cross Country for the last two seasons.
: Follow the Kennesaw State track and field team on Twitter @KSUOwlsTrackFieldXC to receive updates throughout the meet.
LAST TEAM INDOOR MEET
Kennesaw State earned its seventh-straight ASUN Conference Men's Indoor Track & Field Championship as the Owls racked up 212 points. This is the ninth indoor championship the team has won, which is the most all-time in the conference. The women's track and field team finished runner-up to Jacksonville with 147 points
The team will travel to Birmingham, Alabama for three meets hosted by Samford University January 17-19 at the Birmingham Crossplex.
NEWS AND NOTES
» The men's track and field team return to the track this season looking to defend their indoor and outdoor conference championships. Last year, the Owls swept the indoor and outdoor championships for the seventh time in the program's history.
» The men's team this season features 24 athletes on this year's roster including three seniors, six juniors, seven sophomores and eight freshmen.
» The women's track and field team are in pursuit of their second ASUN title. The Owls have finished runner-up seven times.
» This year's women's team features 41 athletes on this year's roster with 18 freshmen, eight sophomores, nine juniors and seven seniors.
» Around 57 Owls are scheduled to make their 2019 season debut at the ETSU Track and Field Invitational.
Keep up with Owls track and field teams by following KSU on Twitter at @KSUOwlNation
or by liking Kennesaw State Owls on Facebook