BLOOMINGTON, Ind.-- The No. 9 Indiana womens and No. 21 Indiana mens (April 8 Trackwire rankings) track and field teams open their home outdoor schedule against Central Michigan and Indiana State Saturday, April 12 at 12 p.m. at Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex at the E.C. Billy Hayes Track. Both Hoosier teams are ranked 15th in this weeks Team Power Rankings.
Lauren Chesnut tied the triple jump record at George Mason at 13.05/42-9.75 last season and qualified for the NCAA Championship. Like IU men's senior hammer thrower Adam Judge, Chestnut also set a school record in her second IU meet, finishing sixth at the Texas Relays with a jump of 12.98m/42-7. This is the eighth-best triple jump in the nation this season.