(April 23th, 2011)
2011 Akron Invitational Track Meet
Saturday, April 23rd, 2011
Akron High School Sports Complex
Welcome to the 5th Akron Invitational Track Meet at the Akron Sports Complex ‘10’ lane, all-weather track. We are excited to be hosting this meet as a state pre-qualifying event. We are asking each school to be prepared to help out wherever and whenever possible throughout the day. Each school will be assigned a field event and should provide enough adult helpers to run the event efficiently. You should also be prepared to bring tape measures for your event if at all possible. Akron will be in charge of moving hurdles, starting blocks, and providing pickers and timers. We will use Athletic.net for your entries. You will have until 5 pm Wednesday, April 20, 2011 to complete your entries.
Date: Saturday, April 23rd, 2011
Time: 8:15 am Coaches Meeting – NO additions to events will be allowed, only scratches.
8:30 am Shot & Disc weigh in, Vaulter weigh in and pole check in Blue Shed
9:00 am – field events
10 am – running events
Entry fee: $125.00 per school ($75 per team for single teams) – Please bring with you on 4/23 or mail in earlier.
Entries: Online through ‘Athletic.net’ No more than 4 entries per event.
Admissions: Adults: $5.00
*This is a state pre-qualifying meet. We will use the FinishLynx F. A. T. System and wind gauges. All throwing implements and vaulters must be weighed prior to your events. This will be done in the storage shed on the south side of the home stands underneath the concession stand.
Meet Director: Carl Rice
Referee: Tom Meyer
Starter: Tracy Lungwitz
Field Judges: Greg Clarkson, Carl Rice
Clerk: Kevin Hall
Back Up Clerk: Dave Clarkson
Head Timer: Dave Kautz
Wind Gauge: Dick Evans
Schools invited: Akron, Roosevelt, Limon, Idalia, Cheyenne Wells, Wray, Otis, Fleming, Haxtun, Woodlin, Yuma, Arickaree, Merino, Weldon Valley, Caliche, Flagler, Kit Carson, Sedgwick County, Wiggins, Simla and Eads
Running and jumping events: All weather surfaces. 1/8 inch spikes only.
Throwing events: Cement rings.
Field events: 4 attempts per field event. No finals.
Awards: Ribbons awarded through 6th place. Plaques for Girls & Boys Champions
Warm Up Area: Please have athletes warm up on the baseball field or on the practice field just north of the baseball field. Please stay off the football infield until you are called for an event and then leave the infield immediately after your event is finished.
Bus Parking – Please have bus drivers park the buses along the North side of the complex next to the track.
Finish Line - Please remind athletes, coaches, etc. that only officials will be allowed inside the area defined by a restraining rope that will be from the staging area to the scaffolding at the finish line.
Field events: 9:00 am – Saturday, April 23rd, 2011
High jump Pole Vault
Long jump Triple jump
Discus Shot put
Then opposite after completion of 9:00 am field events.
School assignments for field events: schools can divide into events by gender – measure, rake, record, wind gauge (for jumps.)
Long jump: Merino, Arickaree, Woodlin
Triple jump: Wray, Idalia, Flagler
High jump: Haxtun, Limon, Cheyenne Wells
Shot put: Fleming, Holyoke, Weldon Valley
Discus: Otis, Wiggins, Roosevelt
Pole vault: Akron, Yuma, Sedg Co
Exchange zones: Caliche, Akron, Simla
Starting blocks/hurdle crew: Akron
Shot – minimum measured – girls 27’/boys 37’
Discus – minimum measured – girls 75’/boys 95’
Long jump – girls 13’/boys 17’ – minimum measured
Triple jump – girls 26’/boys 36’ – minimum measured
High jump – girls start 4’/boys 5’
Akron High School Track Invitational
Running events: 10 am (times are approximate)
10 am Sprint medley relay - girls
10:10 am 3200M relay – girls 4 x 8
10:25 am 3200M relay – boys 4 x 8
10:40 am 100M hurdles - girls
110M hurdles - boys
100M - girls
100M - boys
800M relay – girls 4 x 2
800M relay – boys 4 x 2
1600M run - girls
1600M run - boys
400M relay – girls 4 x 1
400M relay – boys 4 x 1
400M - girls
400M - boys
20 minute break – weather permitting
300M hurdles - girls
300M hurdles - boys
800M run - girls
800M run - boys
200M dash - girls
200M dash - boys
3200M run - girls
3200M run - boys
1600M relay – girls 4 x 4
1600M relay – boys 4 x 4
Packet pickup/presentation of awards