Anytime you can get over 900 Track & Field athletes together at one time, you can probably expect some performances to stand out. The Houston Track classic again...
Additional Information20th Annual Houston Track Classic
April 12th - 13th 2013
Houston High School - Germantown, TN
Awards Medals to the top three places, including relay members. Trophies to the top 2 teams (boys and girls). Special awards to the outstanding individuals (boys and girls) and a single outstanding performance of the meet.
Entry Fee The entry fee is $75 per boys team and $75 per girls team. Payment must be received no later than Friday April 12th. Make checks payable to Houston High School with Track Classic Entry Fee written on the memo line.
Entry Limitations Each team will be allowed a maximum of three (3) entries in each individual event and one (1) entry in each relay event. We will follow TSSAA rules. A contestant shall not be entered in more than four (4) events, excluding relays. A contestant shall not compete in more than four (4) events, including relays.
Qualifying Standards THERE ARE NO QUALIFYING STANDARDS. All heats will be seeded according to times given.
Field Events All field events will be finals. Horizontal events (Throws, LJ, TJ) will receive 4 attempts.
Entry Deadline All entries are due no later than Wednesday, April 10th 11:59PM. You will need to register online at www.tennesseerunner.com or tn.milesplit.com/meets/103102 for the "Houston HS Track Classic." Registration obligates your payment of the $75 entry fee. This is the same website used for TN sectionals. Online entry will open 4/1/2013.
Event Check In Field events will check in at the event location. Running events will check in at the large black tent at the south entrance of the track to receive lane assignments and hip numbers. Athletes should check in at second call of their event.
Coaches Meeting There is no coaches meeting.
Dressing Facilities Sorry, there are no dressing facilities available. Please have your athletes dressed and ready to compete.
Hospitality A hospitality room for coaches and sponsors will be provided. The location will be in the Varsity Gym office. Please use the South entrance. Food by the
World Famous Rendezvous BBQ.
Admission fee $5 per day
Friday, April 12th, 2013
Times are approximate
4:00 P.M. Girls Triple Jump (Boys to follow immediately)
Boys Pole Vault
Boys High Jump
4:30 P.M. 100 Girls Hurdles Preliminaries
4:45 PM 110 Boys Hurdles Preliminaries
5:00 P.M. 100 Girls Dash, then Boys Preliminaries
5:30 P.M. Girls Distance Medley FINAL
(Order- 800, 400, 1200, 1600)
5:50 P.M. 400 Girls Dash, then Boys Preliminaries
6:10 P.M. 300 Girls Hurdles, then Boys Preliminaries
6:30 P.M. 200 Girls Dash, then Boys Preliminaries
6:50 P.M. Boys Distance Medley FINAL
(Order- 800, 400, 1200, 1600)
7:10 P.M. Girls Sprint Medley, then Boys FINAL
(Order- 100, 100, 200, 400)
Saturday, April 13th, 2013
10:00 AM Girls Pole Vault
Boys Shot Put
Girls High Jump
Boys Long Jump, followed immediately by Girls
We will follow the National Federation of State HS Association recommendation for the schedule.
THIS IS SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT FROM PREVIOUS YEARS. TSSAA IS CURRENTLY CONSIDERING THIS CHANGE. THIS MEET CAN SERVE AS AN EXAMPLE OF WHAT THE CHANGE WILL LOOK LIKE.
11:00 A.M. 4x800 Relay
11:40 P.M. 100/110 Hurdles
11:55 P.M. 100M Dash
12:00 P.M. 4 x 200 Relay (Section vs. Times)
12:25 P.M. 1600 Run(Section vs Times)
1:00 P.M. 4x100 Relay (Section vs. Times)
1:25 P.M. 400 Dash
1:35 P.M. 300 Hurdles
1:50 P.M. 800 Run
2:15 P.M. 200 Dash
2:25 P.M. 3200 Run
3:00 P.M. 4 x 400 Relay(Section vs. Times)
3:15 P.M. AWARDS CEREMONY
BOY'S MEET RECORDS
SHOT PUT 58'2" GIBBS BARTLETT 2002
TRIPLE JUMP 46' 11.5" OLIVER RIDGEWAY 2010
POLE VAULT 15'5" KENDRICKS OXFORD 2011
DISCUS 171'10" HARRISON HOUSTON 2012
LONG JUMP 23' 3" WHITE SOUTHWIND 2010
HIGH JUMP 6'10" HARRIS/FONDREN OVERTON/OXFORD 01/12
DMR-4000M 10:37.26 HOUSTON 2009
SMR-800M 1:31.95 SOUTHWIND 2012
110M HURDLES 14:37 WARE L.R. PARKVIEW 2004
4X100M RELAY 41.82 SOUTHWIND 2012
4X800M RELAY 8:07.82 ECS 2000
100M DASH 10.73 WOODS RALEIGH-EGYPT 1993
1600M RUN 4:14.54 SORRELL BOLTON 2006
4X200 1:28.26 HAMILTON 2004
400M DASH 48.72 BROOKS OVERTON 2008
300M INT HURDLES 37.73 HARRIS CORDOVA 2005
800M 1:53.44 GILREATH BARTLETT 2006
200M DASH 21.65 YARBROUGH MILLINGTON 2003
3200M RUN 9:11.27 SORRELL BOLTON 2005
4X400 RELAY 3:23.21 CORDOVA 2002
GIRL'S MEET RECORDS
SHOT PUT 42'2.5" SMITH HUTCHISON 2002
TRIPLE JUMP 38'1.5" BROWN WHITE STATION 2011
POLE VAULT 11'7.75" PEVTSOVA/PITTS Valley View/Hutchison 2012
DISCUS 150'10" FARMEN WHITEHAVEN 1994
LONG JUMP 18'11" GREEN CORDOVA 2000
HIGH JUMP 5'10" MERRIWEATHER BARTLETT 2005
DMR-4000M 12:50.1 HOUSTON 2002
SMR- 800M 1:49.75 SOUTHWIND 2011
110M HURDLES 14:67 ROBERTSON RIDGEWAY 2006
4X100M RELAY 49.07 SOUTHWIND 2012
4X800M RELAY 9:46.38 SAINT AGNES 2012
100M DASH 11.98 LOVE KIRBY 1998
1600M RUN 5:07.31 JORGENSEN WHITE STATION 2005
4X200 1:43.94 SOUTHWIND 2012
400M DASH 56.99 REYNOLDS RALEIGH-EGYPT 2011
300M INT HURDLES 44.63 MORMAN/KATCHENS RIDGEWAY/S'WIND 09/11
800M 2:13.55 KING RIDGEWAY 2011
200M DASH 25.14 REYNOLDS RALEIGH-EGYPT 2011
3200M RUN 11:08.32 VAN WYHE COLLIERVILLE 2006
4X400 RELAY 4:03.69 SOUTHWIND 2011
Note that these instructions are on the US Portal and you will have to return to your state site to actually find your team and enter the meet.
Online entry begins 4/1/13, ending 4/10/13 midnight.
ENTRY FEE- $75 per gender per team
$10 for individuals
mail checks to Houston High c/o Scott Hamlett
9755 Wolf River Blvd
Germantown, TN 38139
accept race day payment as well