Meet Information

The Blue Jay High School Invitational hosted by Elizabethtown College

Elizabethtown College is proud to host the 2nd annual Blue Jay High School Invitational on its lightning fast Mondo surface. The surface was installed in 2015, and is Mondos state-of-the-art system.

DATE: Saturday 4/22/17
DIRECTIONS: Google maps link: http://tinyurl.com/etown-track our track is next to Thompson Gym.
TEAM ENTRY FEE: $200 per gender/$400 total OR$20 per individual & $25 per relay.
PAYMENT:
Make checks payable to Elizabethtown College. Mail to
Brian Falk- Director of TF/XC
Elizabethtown College
1 Alpha Dr
Elizabethtown PA 17022
TIMING: Fully automatic timing will be provided. No changes the day of the event.
ENTRIES:
Enter by invitation only via pa.milesplit.com. Deadline is Thursday 4/20/17 at 10pm.
No more than four entries per team in track events.
Each team may enter one team per relay event
Field events are capped at 30 athletes each. Each school is guaranteed two entries; remaining slots will be filled by seeding. Use only 2017 performances for seeding.
AWARDS:
Championship plaque will be awarded to the winning teams; no AA/AAA class distinction.
Individual event winners will be awarded medals
SOUVENIR SHIRTS: Invitational shirts will be for sale at the meet. Email falkb@etown.edu to preorder.

PARKING: Information will be provided with final meet info.

RESTROOMS/LOCKER ROOMS: RESTROOMS LOCATED IN THOMPSON GYM, NEXT TO THE VENUE. LOCKER ROOM SPACE IS MINIMAL. NO SPIKES MAY BE WORN IN THE BUILDING.

MEET SCHEDULE
We will move UP TO 15 minutes ahead (NO MORE):
TRACK EVENTS
9:30am 3200 (top 15-18) boys
9:45 3200 (top 15-18) girls
10:00 3200m unseeded boys
10:15 3200m unseeded girls
10:30 3200m relay boys
10:40 3200m relay girls
10:55 110 hurdles boys
11:15 100 hurdles girls
11:35 100m boys
11:55 100m girls
12:15pm 1600m boys
12:35 1600m girls
12:55 400m relay boys
1:05 400m relay girls
1:15 400m boys
1:35 400m girls
1:55 300 hurdles boys
2:15 300 hurdles girls
2:35 800m boys
2:50 800m girls
3:05 200m boys
3:35 200m girls
4:05 2k Steeplechase boys
4:15 2k Steeplechase girls
4:30 1600m relay boys
4:40 1600m relay girls

FIELD EVENTS
THROWS
9:15am discus boys
Following boys discus girls
9:15am shot put girls
Following boys shot put boys
Following girls discus javelin girls
Following girls javelin javelin boys

JUMPS
9:15am- pit 1- near finish Long jump Girls
9:15am- pit 2- near start Long jump Boys
10:00am Pole vault Boys
10:30am High jump Girls
12pm-pit 2 Triple jump Girls
12:15pm High jump Boys
12:30pm Pole vault Girls
2:30pm Triple jump Boys

MINIMUMS FOR MARK (AFTER 1ST LEGAL ATTEMPT)
Long jump Girls 13
Long jump Boys 16
Triple jump Girls 28
Triple jump Boys 34
discus Girls 75
discus Boys 100
shot put Girls 25
shot put Boys 35
javelin Girls 75
javelin Boys 115

NOTES:
1. Blocks will be supplied.
2. All running events are finals based on time; sections will run FAST to SLOW.
3. Top 9 advance to field event finals, seeded worst to best.
4. 3/16 or 1/4 PYRAMID spikes only! No needle spikes. Spikes will be checked by officials.
5. Teams may set up in the bleachers or on the grass areas around the track. The infield is off-limits.
6. Attention-seeking behavior in the 2k steeplechase will not be tolerated. Cannonballs or other theatrics will disqualify the athlete AND retroactively nullify all prior performances in the meet. The offending athlete will be removed from the results, and not permitted in next years event.

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