Meet Information

MARS 7th/8th Grade

TRACK AND FIELD INVITATIONAL

April 26,2018

Welcome to the Annual Mars 7th/8th Grade Track and Field Invitational.

Coaches meeting at 1:15pm PLEASE BE PROMPT

1. All field events and 100-meter semis will begin at 2:00PM.

2. Top 12 fastest times go to finals in 100/hurdles/200.

2. All competitors may enter a maximum of four events.

3. Each contestant will be allowed 4 attempts in the field. No finals in field events.

4. Enter only two (2) per event.

5. The top 6 finishers in all events will receive awards.

Scoring for the meet will be 10-8-6-4-2-1 for first through sixth respectively.

The following awards will be given:

o Medals to the first six places

o Boys and Girls team championship plaques

o Boys and Girls team runner-up plaques

o Boys and Girls MVP track plaques

o Boys and Girls MVP field plaques

Total points in track or field will determine the MVP awards honoring the outstanding performers. The

team and runner-up trophies will be awarded at the conclusion of the meet. All are encouraged to stay

and honor the award winners.

6. 1/8 pin spikes only

7. Starting blocks will be provided.

8. Come dressed / no showers

9. Concession stand will be open all day, as will restroom facilities. T-shirts will be sold.

10. We plan to be finished by 8:00PM.

11. Each school is responsible to police their area before leaving.

12. Each team boy/girl will be assigned an event to work.

13. Any coach, athlete, spectator not competing or officiating is not allowed on the field and is subject to

disqualification or removal from the stadium.

Mars 7th/8th Grade Invitational 2018

ORDER OF EVENTS

(Awards will follow each final event.)

1:15PM Registration and Coaches Meeting

2:00PM ALL FIELD EVENTS

2:00PM 100 Meter Dash Girls/Boys

100 LH Girls

110 HH Boys

3200 Meter Relay Girls

200 Meter Dash Girls/Boys

3200 Meter Relay Boys

110 Meter HH Boys Finals

100 Meter LH Girls Finals

100 Meter Dash Finals Girls/Boys

1600 Meter Girls Boys

400 Meter Relay Girls/Boys

. 400 Meter Girls/Boys

800 Meter Girls/Boys

200 Meter Finals Girls/Boys

3200 Meter Finals Girls/Boys

1600 Meter Relay Girls/Boys

FIELD EVENTS TIME SCHEDULE

2:00PM...... Pole Vault Boys/Girls

Discus Boys Long Jump Girls

High Jump Boys Shot Put Girls

Triple Jump Boys

3:30PM....... Long Jump Boys Discus Girls

Shot Put Boys High Jump Girls

4:30PM. Triple Jump Girls

*Both pits will be used for the jumping events.

The pole vault will begin at 7 for boys and will be raised at 6 intervals.

The pole vault will begin at 6 for girls and will be raised at 6 intervals.

The boys high jump will begin at 48 and will be raised at 2 intervals.

The girls high jump will begin at 4 and will be raised at 2 intervals.

In the shot put, discus, long jump and triple jump, each competitor will receive 4 throws or jumps.

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