Attack of The New Wildcats
For the third straight season and fourth out of the last six, we traveled Bloomington, Indiana to see the Hoosier Open. Wait, we've gotta correct that, the meet known as the Hoosier Open seems to be no more. As change is always inevitable, Indiana has now created the IU Early Bird meet, that took place on Dec. 8. Continuing on the theme that is change, there were many All-Americans and other talents who were sporting new uniforms after transferring. There were also new freshmen who were beginning their collegiate careers at the Gladstein Field House.
Chatfield wins in Louisville
Emelia Chatfield of Texas won a 60-meter hurdles race for the first time of her collegiate career. Now don't get it twisted, Chatfield is no slouch. In 2021 she was an NCAA Second Team All-American hurdler and a bronze medal winner that year at the Big 12 Championships.