Saginaw Invitational Track and Field Meet

In 1959 the Senior Hill took a trip to Philadelphia to take in the full flavor of the USA-USSR International Track Meet at Franklin Field.  The kids were so enamored with what they saw that Mickey Rothstein decided they deserved a full blown track and field meet of their own and so was born the annual Saginaw Invitational.     As we are apt to … Continue reading Saginaw Invitational Track and Field Meet

The Decathlon

One of the prominent events each summer was the Saginaw Invitational, a full blown track and field meet broke out on a duded-up upper field which included all the extras hurdles, discus, shot put, javelin, a starter’s gun, and a meticulously striped oval track with staggered start lines….the whole 440 yards as they might say. The feature event of the Invitational on the boys side … Continue reading The Decathlon