Weekend Watch Guide: NOP At UW, Fast Texas Tech Sprints

Saturday is opening day for the 2019 track season, and FloTrack has you covered with four live events:

2019 UW Indoor Preview

2019 Dartmouth Relays

2019 Texas Tech Corky Classic

2019 Hawkeye Invitational

Set your watch for these top events:

TIME (CT)MEETEVENTROUNDTOP ENTRANTS
12:15 PMHawkeyeMen 60m HurdlesSemifinalsAaron Mallet (Una), Jaylan McConico (Iowa), Chris Douglas (Iowa), Mason Weh (Iowa State)
12:40 PMUWWomen 60mSemifinalsMakenzie Dunmore (Oregon), Jasmin Reed (Oregon)
12:50 PMUWMen 60mSemifinalsKyree King (Nike), Cravon Gillespie (Oregon)
1:10 PMUWWomen 1KFinalsKonstanze Klosterhalfen (Nike Oregon Project), Susan Ejore (Oregon), Baylee Mires (Una)
1:20 PMUWMen 1KFinalsClayton Murphy (Nike Oregon Project), Yomif Kejelcha (Nike Oregon Project), Brannon Kidder (Brooks Beasts)
1:30 PMTexas TechMen 600yFinalsVincent Crisp (Texas Tech), Sean Bailey (UTEP)
1:35 PMUWWomen MileFinalsKonstanze Klosterhalfen (Nike Oregon Project), Katie Mackey (Brooks Beasts), Lilli Burdon (Washington)
1:35 PMHawkeyeMen 400mFinalsRoshon Roomes (Iowa State)
1:50 PMTexas TechMen 300mFinalsDivine Oduduru (Texas Tech)
2:00 PMHawkeyeMen 1KFinalsDan Curts (Iowa State), Nathan Mylenek (Iowa)
2:00 PMHawkeyeWomen 1KFinalsJasmine Staebler (Iowa State), Erinn Stenman-Fahey (Iowa State)
2:10 PMUWMen MileFinalsClayton Murphy (Nike Oregon Project), Yomif Kejelcha (Nike Oregon Project), Drew Windle (Brooks Beasts)
2:10 PMTexas TechMen 60m HurdlesFinalsMarcus Maxey (Nike), Amere Lattin (Houston)
2:25 PMHawkeyeMen 60m HurdlesFinalsAaron Mallet (Una), Jaylan McConico (Iowa), Chris Douglas (Iowa), Mason Weh (Iowa State)
2:35 PMHawkeyeWomen 600mFinalsBriana Guillory (Iowa)
2:40 PMTexas TechWomen 60mFinalsBrianne Bethel (Houston), D'Jenne Egharevba (Texas Tech)
2:45 PMUWWomen 60mFinalsMakenzie Dunmore (Oregon), Jasmin Reed (Oregon)
2:50 PMTexas TechMen 60mFinalsDerrius Rodgers (Texas Tech), Andrew Hudson (Texas Tech)
2:52 PMUWMen 60mFinalsKyree King (Nike), Cravon Gillespie (Oregon)
3:20 PMTexas TechMen 200mFinalsKahmari Montgomery (Houston), 
3:40 PMUWMen 400mFinalsDrew Windle (Brooks Beasts)
4:00 PMUWWomen 600mFinalsBrooke Feldmeier (USA)
4:00 PMHawkeyeMen 200mFinalsKenny Bednarek (Indian Hills CC), Collin Hofacker (Iowa)
4:35 PMTexas TechMen 4x400m RelayFinalsTexas Tech, Houston
4:50 PMUWMen 800mFinalsJosh Kerr (Brooks Beasts), Derek Thomas (Hoka Aggies)
5:00 PMHawkeyeMen 4x400m RelayFinalsIowa, Iowa State
5:35 PMUWWomen 3KFinalsShannon Rowbury (Nike Oregon Project), Mel Lawrence (Oiselle), Allie Buchalski (Brooks Beasts)
6:15 PMUWMen 3KFinalsCraig Engels (Nike Oregon Project), Luc Bruchet (Mile 2 Marathon) Izaic Yorks (Brooks Beasts)

Samuel Tefera Upsets Yomif Kejelcha, Breaks 1500m WR

Ethiopian Samuel Tefera broke the world record in the 1500m on Saturday, running 3:31.04 in Birmingham, England to better Hicham El Guerrouj’s mark of 3:31.18 from 1997. 

Hassan, Wanders To Race Monaco 5K On Sunday

Monaco is typically known as the home for one of the world’s top Diamond League meets. But this Sunday, a few of the biggest names in the world will take to the roads on the French Riviera in a 5K. The men’s field is highlighted by Julien Wanders, who just broke the European record in the half marathon, while Sifan Hassan is the top entrant for the women.

FloTrack Predicts Top-12 NCAA DMRs For This Weekend

This weekend for most mid-distance squads is called ‘DMR weekend’, where majority of the top DMR schools compete for an NCAA qualifier (Top-12 National Mark).

Weekend Watch Guide: Fast Miles & DMR At UW, Austin Marathon LIVE Sunday

With NCAA conference championships next weekend and many of the top pros coming off of the Millrose Games last Saturday, this upcoming Friday through Sunday will be a little quieter for the top track and field athletes. But there's still plenty of entertaining races coming your way on FloTrack this weekend, from fast mid-distance action in Seattle to our race coverage of the 2019 Austin Marathon and more.

House Of Run: What's Kejelcha's Next Move?

Jason and Kevin discuss Yomif Kejelcha’s almost world record, Ajee Wilson and Donavan Brazier’s American records, the scary scene involving Kemoy Campbell and all the other news from this year’s Millrose Games.

These 58 Returning All-Americans Haven't Qualified For NCAAs Yet

With just two weeks left to qualify for the 2019 Division I NCAA Indoor Championships, there are a lot of big names who have yet to make the top 16 in one of their marquee events. Below is a list of 161 athletes who have the talent or experience to become an All-American this year, but currently do not hold a top-16 mark. Among these athletes, a staggering 58 of them were All-Americans in 2018 (indoors/outdoors).

NCAA 800m Champ Sammy Watson Is Going Pro

2018 NCAA outdoor 800m champion Sammy Watson of Texas A&M, who won nationals as just a freshman last spring, has turned professional, according to the Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle.

A Crazy Second Lap And Other Takeaways From Kejelcha's 3:48.46 Mile

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Despite falling short of his goal of breaking Hicham El Guerrouj’s 3:48.45 by an excruciating 0.01 seconds, Yomif Kejelcha’s mile on Saturday completely lived up to the pre-race hype. Not only did he run the fastest time indoors in 22 years, but his inconsistent splits underscored a performance that could have been faster with smoother pacing. And at just 21-years-old, Kejelcha’s near-miss at the Armory felt much more like a triumph than a failure.

Fantastic Update: Kemoy Campbell Is 'Awake And Talking'

Update: Kemoy Campbell posted an update on his Instragram, which included a video of him walking for the first time since arriving at the hospital on Saturday night:

FloSports Partners With KXAN To Air 2019 Ascension Seton Austin Marathon

Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, and KXAN, the NBC affiliate station in Austin, announced a partnership to globally broadcast and provide live and on-demand coverage of the 2019 Ascension Seton Austin Marathon on FloTrack.com, while KXAN will broadcast to the local Austin Market.