Section V Winter Track & Field

2003 Meet of Champions – 2004 info coming soon.



Dates & Times:  Sunday, March 2, 2003 – 2:00 – 8:00



         These sheets contain information regarding the Winter Track Meet of Champions.  Please read the enclosed sheets carefully so that you athletes will be included in the meet.


1.     Entry cards must be turned in immediately after the Class Championships, or by Wednesday, 

February  19.  Each individual needs a card to be entered in an event.


2.     Class Champions automatically qualify – However a card with the average of two best performances and the words CLASS CHAMPION must still be submitted.


3.     An entry who is not a class champion must have two performances in the event this year, and they must be listed on the back of the card, along with the site and date of the performances.  The average of the two performances must be on the front of the card.


4.      The 3 x 5 card should look like this (The color of the cards does not matter).


Name                                                                 Event

School                                                                Average 

Grade                                               (do not forget to mark “Class Champion”)



Coach’s Signature


On the back of the card , you must list the performance, date, and site.


5.     I will attempt to contact any coach who has athletes rejected as quickly as possible.  I also intend to have a list of the athletes who have qualified on our web site as quickly as possible.


6.     The following is the maximum number of entries that will be allowed per event.


50m Dash – 16                      40 m Hurdles  24               300m Dash – 12

600m Run – 18                      1000m Run    16               1500m Racewalk – 10

1500/1600m Run – 18              3000/3200m Run – 10         4 x 800m Relay – 8

4 x 400m Relay –10                 4 x 200m Relay - 9

Long Jump, Triple Jump, Pole Vault, High Jump – 10

Shot Put – 16


7.     In the long jump triple jump, and shot, there will be 3 attempts, top 6 will get three more attempts


8.  This is the state order of events.


Sunday, March 2 – University of Rochester

2:15-   Girls/Boys High Jump

         Boys’ Pole Vault

         Boys/Girls’ Shot


2:15 – Running Events

                  Girls 4 x 400m Relay Trials

                  Boys 4 x 400m Relay Trials

                  Girls 4 x 200m Relay Trials

                  Boys 4 x 200m Relay Trials

                  Girls 3000m Run

                  Boys 3200m Run

                  Girls 50m Trials

                  Boys 50m Dash Trials

                  Girls 1000m Run

                  Boys 1000m Run

                  Girls 1500m Race Walk

                  Girls 50m Dash  Semi Finals

                  Boys 50m Dash Semi Finals

                  Girls 600m Run

                  Boys 600m Run

                  Girls 50m Dash Final

                  Boys 50m Dash Final

                  Girls 1500 m Unseeded / Boys 1600 m Unseeded

                  Boys 40m Hurdles – Trials

                  Girls 40m Hurdles – Trials

                  Girls’ 300m Dash Trials

                  Boys 300m Dash Trials

                  Girls 1500m Run Seeded

                  Boys 1600m Run Seeded

                  Girls’ 40m Hurdles – Semi Final

                  Boys 40mm Hurdles – Semi Final

                  15 minute break

                  Boys 40m Hurdles Finals

                  Girls 40m Hurdles Finals

                  Girls 300m Dash – Finals

                  Boys 300m Dash – Finals

                  Girls 4 x 800m Relay

                  Boys 4 x 800m Relay

                  Girls 4 x 400m Relay - Final

                  Boys 4 x 400m Relay - Final

                  Girls 4 x 200m Relay - Final

                  Boys 4 x 200m Relay- Final


9.  The top two finishers in each event will automatically qualify for the State Meet which will be held on Saturday, March 8.  The Section V buses will be leaving from Penfield High School.


10.  The third place finisher in the 300m, 600m, 1000m, and 1500m/1600m runs will compete in the intersectional medley relay.  In addition, if any athlete has performed at or better than the standards, and finished 3rd in the Meet of Champions, then he/she may go and compete in their individual event.


11.  The winning relay team will advance to the state meet.  You may take up to six individuals per relay.


12.  An athlete does not have to compete in the Class Championships to compete in the Meet of Champions.


13.  Admission to the meet is $3.00


14.   We will be selling shirts.


15.  Athletes may wear ¼” pyramid spikes for all running and jumping events.  No one may leave the athletic area with their spikes on.