2018 Track and Field

The insurance form MUST be completed and turned in TO THE GYM before the first practice in order to be allowed to stay after school and participate.  If you have participated in any other sport this year you are cleared. 

 

Practices for BOTH boys and girls will begin February 12nd and will run from 4:00-5:15.  Grade levels will have practice on different days so please make sure you are there on the right day.  Students need to be picked up at 5:15 PM OR may take the activities bus that will drop them off at the nearest school/library to their home.  See the back of this paper for bus stops.

 

Here is the schedule for days of practice, you are ONLY to show up when your grade is practicing

6TH GRADE BOYS AND GIRLS –Mon 2/12, Wed 2/21, Mon 2/26, Wed 2/28, Tue 3/6, Mon 3/12,

7TH GRADE BOYS AND GIRLS – Mon 2/12, Wed 2/21, Mon 2/26, Wed 2/28, Tue 3/6, Mon 3/12

8TH GRADE BOYS AND GIRLS –Tue 2/13, Thur 2/22, Tue 2/27, Mon 3/5, Tue 3/6, Mon 3/12

                                                                      

ZONE MEET – ALL GRADES, BOYS AND GIRLS – Wednesday 3/7 MARINER HIGH SCHOOL @5:30pm

NORTH REGIONAL MEET – ALL GRADES, BOYS AND GIRLS – Tuesday 3/13 ISLAND COAST HIGH @6pm

*** YOU ARE EXPECTED TO BE AT EVERY GRADE LEVEL PRACTICE READY TO PARTICIPATE WITH PROPER ATTIRE (SHORTS, T-SHIRT, RUNNING SHOES, AND A BOTTLE OF WATER).  NO TRACK SPIKES ARE ALLOWED!!! IF YOU MISS A PRACTICE WITHOUT NOTIFYING A COACH PRIOR, YOU MAY BE BUMPED FROM AN EVENT!! ***

The following events are field events. If you are trying out for these events you will practice every day. 

  1. Shot put
  2. Discus
  3. Long Jump

The Following events are track (running) events. If you are trying out for these events you will practice only on your grade level day.

  1. 100 meter
  2. 200 meter
  3. 400 meter
  4. 800 meter
  5. 1600 meter
  6. 4x100 meter relay
  7. 4x400 meter relay

**** YOU WILL ONLY BE COMPETING AGAINST OTHER STUDENTS IN YOUR GRADE LEVEL!!   6th grade vs 6th grade, 7th vs. 7th, 8th vs 8th!!!! 

IF YOU HAVE NOT TRIED OUT FOR A SPORT THIS YEAR, AN INSURANCE FORM NEEDS TO BE FILLED OUT AND TURNED INTO THE GYM BEFORE THE FIRST PRACTICE!!!!!

Any questions please see Coach B. Johnson in room 911 or Coach C in the gym

Track Practice & Meet Schedule

 

DATE

DAY

GRADE

LOCATION

2/21

Wednesday

6th & 7th grade

MMS

2/22

Thursday

8th grade

MMS

2/26

Monday

6th & 7th grade

MMS

2/27

Tuesday

8th grade

MMS

2/28

Wednesday

6th & 7th grade

MMS

3/5

Monday

 8th grade

MMS

3/6

Tuesday

ALL grades

MMS

3/7

Wednesday

Area Meet

Mariner High

@ 5:30pm

3/12

Monday

ALL grades

MMS

3/13

Tuesday

North Regional Meet

Island Coast High

@ 6 pm

**There is an admission fee at all meets for spectators: 

$1 students and $3 adults

 

Top 4 runners and top 2 relay teams at the Regional Meet will qualify for County Finals to be held at Fort Myers High School on the following dates:

Boys: Wednesday, April 4 @ 6 pm

Girls:           Thursday, April 5 @ 6 pm

 

If you have any questions please contact Bob Czekalinski or Benjamin Johnson