- Associated Press - Friday, April 4, 2014

FAYETTEVILE, Ark. (AP) - Track and field competitors from across the South and Midwest will be in Fayetteville this weekend for the Arkansas Spring Invitational.

Field events kick off at 9:30 a.m. Saturday with the women’s discus throw. Running events start at 1:30 p.m. with the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase.

Nine teams are competing. They are Drake, Iowa, Nebraska, Missouri State, Oklahoma State, South Dakota, Arkansas Baptist, Tulsa and Iowa Central College.