Track & Field Tryout Information
Aug. 21, 2012
MILWAUKEE - The Marquette University men's and women's track and field teams will host open tryouts for sprinters, jumpers and hurdlers on Wednesday, Sept. 5 through Friday, Sept. 7 at the Melvin "Bus" Shimek Memorial Track and Field Facility.
All practices will start at 2:10 p.m. and students planning on trying out must attend each tryout date to be considered for a spot on the team.
Following all four practices, the coaching staff will consider each athlete's performance, in addition to an event trial on Sept. 9. For questions about sprints and jumps contact head coach Bert Rogers at 414-288-5106 or by email.
Tryouts for the throwing events will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 4 thourgh Friday, Sept. 7. Students trying out will receive 2-3 individual throwing sessions that must be arranged with associate head coach Mike Koenning by contacting him at (414) 288-5787 or by email.
There will be no tryouts for distance events as cross country is already in season and the roster is set for the track and field season.