Drake officials excited for meet’s local impact Welcome! › Forums › Running Forum › Drake officials excited for meet’s local impact This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by GTF 10 years, 2 months ago. Author Posts May 23, 2008 at 1:43 pm #9420 GTFMember Drake officials unveiled an updated schedule for the NCAA track and field championships at a Thursday news conference. For athletic director Sandy Hatfield Clubb, it was another milestone in the buildup to the four-day meet that will air nationally on CBS and CSTV. The NCAA meet begins at 10 a.m. June 11 and wraps up after the men's 4×400 relay at 4:48 p.m. on June 14. “We're cranking it up to an all-time high,” Hatfield Clubb said. “We're in a countdown phase.” The NCAA meet will feature 1,176 athletes from 200 universities, including Florida State sprinter Walter Dix, a defending champion in the 100 and 200 meters. Dix is among the potential Olympians hoping to compete in Des Moines. Full item Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.