KU sophomore Benson Chesang (5,000m run), freshman Gavin Ball (shot put), senior T.J. Hackler (high jump), senior Jamie Waters (hammer), junior Jen Widerstrom (hammer), junior Kim Clark (800m run) and junior Megan Foster (javelin) have all posted regional qualifying marks this outdoor season as more Jayhawk athletes will look to do the same.
Three-time NCAA Champion Leo Bookman will compete in the 400m dash on Saturday. KU great Scott Russell and KU assistant coach Doug Reynolds will also be competing. All three have designs on the Athens Olympic Games this summer.
The 2004 Kansas Relays button will be sold for admission to the meet. The cost of the button is $10 for adults and $5 for senior citizens and youth. Admission is free for KU students with a valid student ID. Those with a Big Blue card can also attend the meet free of charge.
Contact the Kansas Relays meet headquarters at (785) 864-0938 for additional information.