Va. Catholic Schools State Championships 2016

Meet Information

Registration help:
2016 State Catholic Track and Field Championships
Where: Saint John Paul the Great Catholic HS. 17700 Dominican Drive; Dumfries, VA. 22026
When: Saturday; May 14, 2016
Cost: $250 per school (This helps cover timing system company, awards, and admin expenses)
Checks payable to John Paul the Great 17700 Dominican Drive, Dumfries, VA 22026
TEAM TENT SET UP: JP has very limited bleacher space.and we are going to save it for the Parents. Team tent space is very limited at the track. There is an adjacent athletic field that will be available to set up team tent. No team will be allowed to set up in the infield.

Conduct of the Meet
You may enter 3 athletes per event and 1 relay team. Athletes can participate in unlimited field events. Runners can participate in 3 running events unless one of them is the 3200. 3200 meter runners may only compete in one additional event. There will be no trials in running events, so all running events are finals. We will be on a rolling schedule so we will not slow the meet down or speed it up so that everyone can return home safely. 1600m relay will be run with a two turn stagger.
Registration will be done online on Entries will be closed at 9:00pm on Wednesday, May 11th. Shortly after closing entries, the Performance List of entries will be posted on Milestat. Coaches are asked to check entries for accuracy. SCRATCHES WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL 8:00 PM THURSDAY, MAY 12TH.
Please email your scratches to Mike Dobson and CC Scott Schaefer.;
We hope to post the Meet Program on milestat by Friday afternoon.
Any athlete scratched from a running event after the scratch deadline will be scratched from all running events.
Coaches are asked to use only Verifiable Times as they complete their entries.
The meet will score 6 places. (10-8-6-4-2-1). Top 3 finishers in each event will receive medals.
Athletes must be checked in for their event by the Third call.
High Jump Boys opens at 5'2"; Girls opens at 4'2". The bar will be raised 2" to 6"and 1" thereafter for boys. The bar for the girls will be raised 2" till 5" then 1" thereafter.
Flights will be run in Shot, Discus, Long Jump, and Triple Jump top seven (7) will advance to finals.
No event in the meet is to be held up because a participant is engaged in another event. In field events, if the participant does not answer the call on his turn, he may be given that turn only if he reports before the next round of turns begins, otherwise said participant loses that turn.
Awards will follow in the bleachers. These include Most Outstanding Performer for boys and girls and the State Catholic Champions and Runner Up. We will vote on this during the 3200 meter run.
Each Athlete will be assigned a bib number and will be expected to wear it on the front during their competition.

9:30 am: Coaches Meeting.
10:00 a.m. Field Events
Girls Long Jump; Followed by Boys; Followed by Girls Triple Jump; Followed by Boys Triple Jump. There is only one Jump Pit. We will be as efficient as possible.
Girls High Jump followed by Boys
Boys Discus (Followed by Boys Shot Put)
Girls Shot Put (Followed by Girls Discus)
11:30 a.m. - Running Events Girls Followed by Boys
4 x 800 Relay
100/110 Hurdles (No Finals)
100 Meter Dash (No Finals)
1600 Meter Run
4 x 100 Meter Relay
400 Meter Dash
300 Meter Hurdles
800 Meter Run
200 Meter Dash
3200 Meter Run
4 x400 Relay