Feb. 15, 2001
KINGSTON, R.I. - The Atlantic 10 championship schedule resumes this week with the Verizon Atlantic 10 Men's and Women's Indoor Track & Field Championships, held at Mackal Field House on Saturday, Feb. 17th, starting at 10:00 a.m.
The women's track team will attempt to defend its 2000 Championship on Saturday. URI won its first Atlantic 10 title last season, defeating second place Virginia Tech, 146.75-139.
A new champion will be crowned on the men's side. The men's portion of the Championship begins at 10:00 a.m. with Fordham, La Salle, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, St. Joseph's and Temple competing for the title. The women will begin at 2:45 p.m. with Dayton, Duquesne, Fordham, La Salle, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, St. Joseph's and Temple in the hunt.
Verizon Atlantic 10 Men's and Women's Indoor Track & Field Championships
Feb. 17 - Mackal Field House - Kingston, RI
Year Men's Champ Score Women's Champ Score 2000 Virginia Tech 246.00 Rhode Island 146.75 1999 Virginia Tech 212.00 Virginia Tech 143.00 1998 Virginia Tech 215.50 Massachusetts 137.50 1997 Virginia Tech 161.00 Virginia Tech 161.00 1996 La Salle 145.00 Massachusetts 158.00 1995 West Virginia 225.00 West Virginia 166.00 1994 Canceled/weather Canceled/weather 1993 West Virginia 129.00 West Virginia 129.00