GREENVILLE (WNCT) – East Carolina will host the 3rd annual Bill Carson Invitational this Friday and Saturday at the Bate foundation Track and Field Facility at ECU.
Coastal Carolina, Charlotte, High Point, Troy and the Citadel will join East Carolina for the competition.
The event honors the late former ECU track coach Bill Carson, who coached at East Carolina for 40 years. In that time ECU athletes advanced to the NCAA Championships in 18 of his last 19 seasons. Coach Carson produced 70 All-Americans in track at East Carolina.