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Going the Distance: Open Discussion with Coach Thomas

BLACKSBURG – This week is closely associated with college football. Steps toward a National Championship will be taken, and competitive bowl games have been set with hopes to cap off exciting seasons.

This week also jump-starts the countdown to the beginning of the NCAA track and field season. The Virginia Tech track and field team opens its 2017 campaign in just five short weeks, hosting the Virginia Tech Invitational Jan. 13-14, at Rector Fieldhouse, in Blacksburg.

The Hokie coaching staff, led by 16-year coach Dave Cianelli, is optimistic for the new season. Throughout the next five weeks, HokieSports.