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Alabama set to Compete at Birmingham’s Samford Invitational

Alabama set to Compete at Birmingham’s Samford Invitational


TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The Alabama track and field teams get set to make the shortest trip of the indoor season, in Birmingham, for the Samford Invitational.

The Crimson Tide opens the one-day competition inside the Birmingham CrossPlex with the women’s weight throw leading off at 10 a.m. Friday morning. 

The Meet

  • The women will begin at 10 a.m. on Friday (weight throw), followed by the men at 11:30 a.m. (long jump)
  • The women are sending 18 to Birmingham, while the men’s travel list is 26 strong
  • In addition to host Samford, Alabama will face Alcorn State, Chattanooga, Life University, McNeese State, Mercer, New Orleans, Shorter University, South Alabama, Tulane, UAB, UNAT-Alcorn State and UT-Tyler

Last Time Out

Up Next

  • Following the Samford Invitational, Alabama will split up on Friday and Saturday, Jan. 27-28, competing at both the John Thomas Terrier Classic and Bob Pollock Invitational held in Boston, Mass., and Clemson, S.C., respectively.

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