Clayton State releases 2012 men’s and women’s track and field schedule
2012 Clayton State Laker Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field Schedule
MORROW, Ga. – November 11, 2011 – A pair of trips to Clemson and one to Virginia Tech is in store for the Clayton State Laker men's and women's track and field teams this indoor season, as well as four area meets during the outdoor season as both Laker squads begin preparing for the 2012 season.
Clayton State men's and women's track and field head coach Mike Mead officially released the combined schedule on Friday. Combined, the Lakers will compete in 11 regular season meets.
The indoor season begins on Dec. 3 with the Orange and Purple Winter Classic at Clemson. Clayton State will return to Clemson again on Feb. 10 and 11 for the Tiger Paw Invitational, and the next weekend, the Lakers will compete in the Virginia Tech Challenge in Blacksburg, Va.
The other indoor meet is the D-II Team Challenge at Lake Erie in Geneva, Ohio on Feb. 4.
Clayton State opens the outdoor season with three area meets. The Lakers will compete in the Morehouse Relays on March 17, followed by the Georgia Relays on March 23-24 and the Emory Classic on March 30-31.
Up next for the Lakers is the Foothills Invitational at Jacksonville State on April 7, followed by the Division II Southeast Regional at Lenoir-Rhyne on April 20-21 and the Coach "O" Invitational at Troy on April 28. Clayton State closes out the outdoor regular season on May 11-12 at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
The 2012 NCAA Division II Indoor National Championships will be on March 11-12 in Mankato, Minn., and the 2012 NCAA Division II Outdoor National Championships take place on May 24-26 in Pueblo, Colo.