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The Seventeenth Annual
Cross Country Invitational
Saturday, September 10th, 2011
Toro Park, Salinas
Come join us for our seventeenth annual presentation of the Earlybird Invitational! The 2011 Earlybird will be as GREAT AS EVER and will be held once again at Toro Park in Salinas. The Toro Park course is superb for cross country. It features a very competitive 3 mile course with flat & hilly dirt paths at the site of next year’s CCS Championships. Over 70 teams are expected to kick off their 2011 seasons at Earlybird.
Visit our meet website http://nmcxc.tripod.com for meet information, past meet coverage, results, records, course maps, driving directions, videos, and pictures! And, once again, Earlybird registration will be done online at http://www.athletic.net. Please make sure you register your athletes by Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 by 5 PM! Finally, please put the meet on your team calendar on athletic.net by Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 to ensure your team is included in the meet preview!
Open Alumni/Public Race 3 miles 8:00 A.M.
Open Middle School Race 2 miles 8:30 A.M.
Girls’ Freshman Race 3 miles 9:00 A.M.
Boys’ Freshman Race 3 miles 9:30 A. M.
Girls’ Sophomore Race 3 miles 10:00 A.M.
Boys’ Sophomore Race 3 miles 10:30 A.M.
Girls’ Junior Race 3 miles 11:00 A.M.
Boys’ Junior Race 3 miles 11:30 A.M.
Girls’ Senior Race 3 miles 12:00 P.M.
Boys’ Senior Race 3 miles 12:30 P.M.
SCORING: The top 5 finishers in each race will count toward the team score. The 6th and 7th finishers will displace. No runners past the 7th team finisher will be counted in the team scoring. The Overall Team Champion will be scored as follows: 1st=10 pts., 2nd=8 pts., 3rd=6 pts., 4th=4 pts., 5th=2 pts.
AWARDS: Plaque for winning team in each race. Medals to first 7 members of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams in each race. Medals to top 10 runners not on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams in each race. Trophy for first place individual finisher in each race. Plaque for Overall Boys and Girls Team Champion. Plaque for overall fastest teams with top 5 runners' times added up.
OTHER: Please arrive early! Traffic is known to back up entering Toro Park! Park Rangers will charge a parking fee for cars inside the park. There will be a snack shack and vendors. T-shirts will be on sale.
The open alumni/public race and the open middle school race will be non-scoring without official results but medals will be given to the top 5 finishers overall in each gender. These open races require no fee (they are free!) or registration but they do require a signed waiver (available at the race) signed by someone over 18 yrs. old.
CONTACT: Coach Gustavo Ibarra (W) 831- 633-5221 ext. 242 (Cell) 831- 524-1283.
ENTRY FEES: Make checks payable to North Monterey County High School.
Send to Gustavo Ibarra, North Monterey County HS, 13990 Castroville Blvd., Castroville, CA 95012
You can also hand deliver the check to the meet.
The fee is based on the total number of runners from your school.
Please use this chart to calculate your fee.
Click here for registration instructions