Meet Information

75th Handley Track & Field Invitational

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Invitational Directors:

Rick Lilly Mike McKiernan
Director of Student Activities Head Track & Field Coach
John Handley High School John Handley High School
425 Handley Blvd. 425 Handley Blvd.
Winchester, VA 22601 Winchester, VA 22601
(540) 662-3471 ext. 41112 (540) 662-3471 ext. 45147

Asst AD: Kristen Darlington
Lead Event Coordinator: BJ Hawkins
Head Athletic Trainer: Bart Stewart

Facility: The premier high school track facility in Virginia with a full 8 Lane Mondo surface and jump pits. Click here for more pictures: Handley Bowl

Admission: $5 per person

Time Schedule: 8:15am Coaches Meeting in the Handley Bowl Team Room
9:00am Track and Field Events - See Event Schedule below

Entry Fee: $275.00 combined girls and boys
$125 Single gender (7 or more athletes)
$10 per individual, $25 per relay

Make Checks payable to:
John Handley High School
Attn: Rick Lilly
425 Handley Blvd
Winchester, Va. 22601

Timing: FAT timing will be used. Please only submit FAT times. By Triad Timing.

Awards: Trophy: Team trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place
Medals: Top six (6) finishers in individual events
Medals: Top three (3) teams in relay events
MVP: Female and Male Field and Track

Entry Guidelines : Entry Deadline: Wednesday, 4/5/17 at 8:59 PM EDT
TWO athletes per event per school. Online at
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Individual: 2 per school per event. 3 per event if all three entrants meet the standards below. All entries must be verified on and coaches should email < > and < > all three entries to confirm.

Relay: 1 per school.

Girls Event 3 Entry Standard
Boys Event 3 Entry Standard

100 m Dash 13.05 100 m Dash 11.28
200 m Dash 26.69 200 m Dash 22.98
400 m Run 61.77 400 m Run 51.73
800 m Run 2:25.97 800m Run 2:02.52
1600 m Run 5:26.93 1600m Run 4:37.25
3200 m Run 12:02.46 3200 m Run 10:12.16
100 m Hurdles 16.40 110 m Hurdles 16.02
300 m Hurdles 49.77 300 m Hurdles 41.92
High Jump 4-10 High Jump 5-10
Pole Vault 8-3 Pole Vault 11-6
Long Jump 16-6 Long Jump 20-8
Triple Jump 34-1 Triple Jump 42-5
Shot Put 33-6 Shot Put 46-1
Discus 102-0 Discus 134-2
400 m Relay 51.62 400 m Relay 44.69
1600 m Relay 4:17.16 1600 m Relay 3:33.69
3200 m Relay 10:30.73 3200 m Relay 8:34.02

Implements: Meet officials must verify event implements.
Implement Verification: 7:45-8:15am near Handley Bowl Team Room.
Pole vaulters will weigh in at this time as well.

Meet rules: All NFHS and VHSL rules are in effect.

Sanctioning: This meet will be sanctioned for Virginia schools and Virginia border states. Virginia Category III Private schools will not be allowed to participate.

Participation: As per Virginia state limitations

Directions: Click her for a Google link: John Handley High School .

Parking: Spectator parking areas are available on Handley Boulevard.
No bus parking in the student parking lot on Handley Boulevard.
Athlete drop-off = Jefferson Street.
Bus Parking = lower end of Handley Blvd.

T-shirts: T-shirts, etc. will be on sale: Cost - $10

Concessions: Concessions will be available.

Coaches Meeting: Scratches only. No additional entries will be accepted.
A field event competitor may scratch without penalty.

Miscellaneous: Check In – Running and Field Events: Participants must report to the event area by second call. Absence for the third call will result in a scratch for the event

Sportsmanship: Properly Equipped and Sportsmanship Certification Form: The form must be completed and return to Rick Lilly.
Uniform Rule: Meet management will follow the uniform rule as stated in the NFHS Track & Field Rule Book. It is the responsibility of the athletes and coaches to follow the uniform rule.

Jumps: Jumps Athletes in the Long Jump and Triple Jump will get four total jumps. There will be an open pit for at least 90 minutes to get in all four jumps.

Throws: Athletes in the Shot Put and Discus will get three throws in the preliminary round. We will start with the bottom flight and move to the top. The top nine (9) throws will be taken to the finals. An announcement will be made and all athletes qualified for the finals are to report to the event when they are called.
Note: In case of inclement weather, changes may be made by the games committee. Any changes will be announced at the coaches meeting.

Entry Information: All track times should be entered as FAT. If time is hand-timed ADD .24 (11.6 hand-timed = 11.84 FAT)
All field event performances should be entered in feet(') and inches(")

Medical: A certified athletic trainer will be on site.

75th Handley Invitational
Meet Schedule
Coaches Meeting: 8:15am

Running Events Field Events
9:15 4x800m Relay Girls 9:00 G Long Jump followed by B Long Jump
4x800m Relay Boys B Triple Jump followed by G Triple Jump
100m Hurdle Girls G High Jump followed by B High Jump
110m Hurdle Boys B Shot Put followed by G Shot Put
100m Dash Girls G Discus followed by B Discus
100m Dash Boys G Pole Vault followed by B Pole Vault
1600m Run Girls
1600m Run Boys
4x100m Relay Girls
4x100m Relay Boys
400m Dash Girls
400m Dash Boys
300m Hurdles Girls
300m Hurdles Boys
800m Run Girls
800m Run Boys
200m Dash Girls
200m Dash Boys
3200m Girls
3200m Boys
4x400m Relay Girls
4x400m Relay Boys