LEVELLAND, Texas - The South Plains College track and field
teams departed campus earlier today and will compete in the Michael Johnson
Classic Saturday on the Baylor campus in Waco at the Hart-Patterson Track
Complex. Field events are scheduled to
begin at 9:30 a.m., while afternoon running events are slated to begin at 12
p.m. An evening session will follow
beginning at 6 p.m.
Competition should be abundant as Texas, Texas A&M, and Oklahoma
are among the schools scheduled to attend in addition to the Texans and Lady
The Michael Johnson Classic is the fifth of the season. South Plains College will then host the
Region 5 championships on May 7 in a final tune-up before the NJCAA
championships May 19-21.