John McDonnell Invitational this weekend

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – No. 3 Arkansas Razorback men’s track and field will host the John McDonnell invitational, Friday-Saturday, April 17-18.

The only collegiate events being contested Friday are the hammer throw and the 5,000 meters. Saturday will feature a full slate of collegiate events.

Friday’s collegiate events will begin at 12 p.m. with the men’s and women’s hammer throw. Friday will wrap with the men’s and women’s 5,000 meters starting at 9 p.m.

Saturday’s events start at 9:30 a.m. with field events. Running will begin at 12 p.m. and running finals will start at 6 p.m.

Joining the Razorbacks in Fayetteville will be Brown, Drake, Iowa, Lincoln, Loyola, No. 25 Missouri, Missouri Southern, No. 12 Nebraska, No. 21 Northern Iowa, Oklahoma, Oral Roberts and Rend Lake.

Live results and a live stream of Saturday’s events can be found at A complete meet recap will be available at shortly after the final event on each day of competition.

For complete meet information and a final schedule, visit

Download: 4.18.09 JMcD Invit.pdf