The James R. Selby Memorial Track and Field Classic is today, the annual event serves as an all-star showcase for Jackson-area track athletes. JTV will be on hand to broadcast the event, and you can join us on our website.
JTV Sports | May 28th, 2019 | Gabriel Schray
Jackson, Michigan– The James R. Selby Memorial Track and Field Classic is today, the annual event serves as an all-star showcase for Jackson-area track athletes. Team gather at Withington Community Stadium outside Jackson High School each year at the end of May to see who the best sprinters, distance runners, throwers, jumpers and vaulters.
The showcase run of the night will be the girls 800m. Judy Rector from Hanover-Horton has committed to run at Michigan State and Allison Rand from Lumen Christi has committed to run at Tennessee.
UPDATE: Here are highlights from the event
This year’s Selby Memorial Classic will be held on May 28th at Jackson High School’s Withington Community Stadium. Field events begin at 5:30pm, followed by running events at 6:30pm.
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