IMPORTANT NOTES FOR 2021:
We will follow all CDC and PA guidelines - important notes below:
Please do Covid-19 screenings prior to arriving at the stadium.Any athlete or coach at a temperature of 99.5 or over should stay home.
Social Distancing should be maintained at all times
Per PIAA guidelines, all coaches and athletes must wear a mask.Athletes may remove while competing.
We will have hand sanitizer available at the finish line, clerking tables as well as all field event sites.We encourage use by your athletes and coaches
No athlete should be on the infield unless they are actively warming up or competing.
Athletes should leave the infield immediately after finishing their event.
Please keep the finish line area clear
Coaches are permitted on the infield at any time.
Tents may be setup inside & outside of the stadium fence or in the visitors side bleachers. Teams are
encouraged to spread out.
We will allow spectators inside the stadium - masks to be worn at all times.
There will be no concession stand.We encourage all teams and athletes to pack water and food for the meet.
We will have Butler Invitational Shirts for sale
56thAnnual Butler Golden Tornado Varsity Invitational
v Meet Date: Boys Friday April 23, 2021 Girls Saturday April 24, 2021
v Entry Deadline: Wednesday April 21, 2021 at Noon - online entry thru Penn Track XC @http://pa.milesplit.com
v Meet Registration: Once the meet is closed-additional entries will not be accepted. There will be "no day of the meet" additions.Scratches will be done at the coaches'meeting and at the finish line tent.
v Registration/Check In begins at :10:30 AM Coaches' Meeting:11:15 AM
v Field events start:12:15 PM Running events start:12:15 PM.
We will use a rolling time schedule - listen to the calls for your events.
v Meet Director:John Williams(724) email@example.com
v Facilities:Butler Area School District (Art Bernardi Stadium); all-weather track, turf infield, 2 jumping runways, 2 pole vault pits, 1 high jump pit, Javelin is grass surface
v Entries: There will be a limit of two (2) individuals from a single school per track & field event. You may enter a third participant if, and only if, all entrants from your school in that event have hit the standard published below. If not - we will scratch them.
v Relays:One (1) relay per event per school
v Meet Management:Hy-Tek Meet Manager.Results posted on PennTrack XC
v Individual Awards:Top 8 finishers will receive Butler Invitational Olympic style custom medals.
Individual Track MVP & Field MVP
.Team Awards: Champion & Runner-Up
v Officiating: Each team is asked to provide Coaches to assist in field events.
v Entry Fee: $140 per school team or $280 if both Boys & Girls Teams or $30 per Individual.
Entry Fee Payable to: Butler Area School District
v Mail Registration Form and Entry Fee by Wednesday,April 1, 2021 to:
Butler High School Athletic Office-
120 Campus Lane
Butler, PA 16001
v Athletic Director:Bill Mylan 724-214-3231, firstname.lastname@example.org; Fax 724-287-8791
Meet Entry Standards for a school to enter three (3) in an event.
You may enter a third participant if, and only if, all entrants from your school
in that event have met the standard below. If not - we will scratch them. Be sure to add .24 for hand times!
Boys -Friday, April 23, 2021 Girls - Saturday, April 24, 2021
Order of Events
Track Events:12:15 PM Start
1.3200 Meter Relay
2.100/110 Meter High Hurdle Trials*
3.100 Meter Dash Trials* -
4.3200 Meter Run - Afternoon sections- top 25 times run later
5.300 Intermediate Hurdles - Afternoon sections- top 24 times run later -
Short break to set up hurdles for Finals -
6.100/110 Meter High Hurdle Finals*
7.100 Meter Dash Finals*
8.1600 Meter Run
9.400 Meter Relay
10.400 Meter Dash
11.300 Intermediate Hurdles -Evening Sections - top 24 run in the evening
12.800 Meter Run- Seeded - 13.200 Meter Dash - Seeded -
14.3200 Meter Run - Evening sections- top 25 times run in the evening
15.1600 Meter Relay
Note: For the 100/110 Meter High Hurdles and 100 Meter Dash - will take 12 to the finals & will have a two heat
seeded final. 200 Meter Dash will be seeded and run as a final.
Field Events:12:15 Start
Long Jump Pole Vault Triple Jump High Jump
Shot Put Discus Javelin
Field Events:3 trials and top 9 to finals
High Jump & Pole Vault:5 alive