Bemidji State Set To Host Super 8 Open On Saturday; Seven Teams Set To Join BSU In Event
Tuesday, January 21, 2003

Bemidji, Minn. -
The Bemidji State University Indoor Track & Field teams are getting ready to host the Super 8 Open. The event will be on Saturday at the Gillett Recreation Fitness Center. Teams expected to compete include: Bemidji State, Minnesota-Morris, Minnesota-Duluth, MSU Moorhead, North Dakota, North Dakota State, St. Cloud State and Valley City State (ND). The schedule of events is as follows:

Field Events:

1:00 p.m. Pole Vault - Men / Women to follow
Weight Throw, Long Jump - Men / Women to follow
High Jump - Women / Men to follow
3:30 p.m. Shot Put, Triple Jump - Men / Women to follow

Running Events (Women compete first with men to follow):
1:00 p.m. 5000M - Finals
2:00 p.m. Mile Run - Finals
2:20 p.m. 55 Hurdles - Prelims
2:50 p.m. 55 Dash - Prelims
3:10 p.m. 400M - Finals
3:30 p.m. 600M - Finals
3:50 p.m. 55 Hurdles - Finals
4:00 p.m. 55 Dash - Finals
4:10 p.m. 800M - Finals
4:25 p.m. 1000M - Finals
4:40 p.m. 200M - Finals
5:10 p.m. 3,000M - Finals
5:40 p.m. 4x400 Relay - Finals

Interested teams in competing must register by Jan. 23rd and can be done by going to or by contacting head coach Craig Hougen at 218-755-2883.

A special thanks goes out to the Super 8 Motel for its continued support of this event.