Drake Relays moves marquee events to Friday night
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Drake Relays is moving many of its marquee events under the lights.
Meet officials announced Tuesday that a number of invitational races and field events will be staged on a Friday night rather than its traditional Saturday afternoon setup.
The meet will still host a number of high-profile events on Saturday, such as the women's 200 hurdles and the men's triple jump and pole vault.
But after a decades-long setup that had the meet reach a harried crescendo ...
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