Meet Information

24th Annual Houston Track Classic
April 13th - 14th 2017
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 $100 per boys team and $100 per girls team. Payment must be received no later than Thursday, April 13th. Make checks payable to Houston Track Booster Club with Track Classic Entry Fee written on the memo line. You may also make the check to Houston High School if your district requires a check made to a school.

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.

Prelims- heats will be formed based on VERIFIABLE times. We will advance 14 to finals to be held on Saturday.

Field Events All field events will be finals. Horizontal events (Throws, LJ, TJ) will receive 3 attempts.
9 will advance to the final for 3 more attempts.

Unified Events- we are excited to announce the addition of Unified Track to the Houston Classic. Special needs students from several local schools will have the opportunity of competing along side their fellow student athletes in the following events: shot, long jump, 100M dash, 4x100M relay. Please visit the following website to learn more about this wonderful cause. www.playunified.org/about#whatisunified

Entry Deadline All entries are due no later than Tuesday, April 11th 11:59PM EDT. You will need to register online at www.tennesseerunner.com or http://tn.milesplit.com/meets/188956 for the “Houston HS Track Classic.” Registration obligates your payment of the $100 entry fee. This is the same website used for TN sectionals.

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. ALL OPEN RACES REQUIRE CHECK IN TO THE CLERK OF COURSE. Races are seeded once check in closes.

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 $7 per day


Time Schedule
Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Times are approximate

NOTE- we advance 14 to finals
4:00 PM All but fast heat of the 1600 (top 14 entries will make up fast heat)
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
5:40 P.M. Girls Distance Medley FINAL (Order- 1200, 400, 800, 1600)
6:00 P.M. 400 Girls Dash, then Boys Preliminaries
6:30 P.M. 300 Girls Hurdles, then Boys Preliminaries
7:00 P.M. 200 Girls Dash, then Boys Preliminaries
7:30 P.M. Boys Distance Medley FINAL (Order- 1200, 400, 800, 1600)
7:50 P.M. Girls Sprint Medley, then Boys FINAL (Order- 100, 100, 200, 400)

Friday, April 14th, 2017
9:00 AM
Pole Vault- Girls first (Boys will follow)
Shot Put- Boys first (Girls will follow)
Discus- Girls first (Boys will follow)
Long Jump- Boys first (Girls will follow)
Triple Jump- Girls first (Boys will follow)
High Jump- Girls first (Boys will follow)

10:15 AM- Unified Shot- Girls first, boys will follow

11AM- Unified Long Jump- Girls first, boys to follow.

RUNNING FINALS
10:30 AM All but fast heat of 3200 (top 14 entries will make up the fast heat)
11:30 AM 4x800 Relay
12:00 PM 100/110 Hurdles
12:10 PM 100M Dash
12:20 PM Unified 100M dash
12:30 PM 4 x 200 Relay (Section vs. Times)
12:55 PM 1600 Run(Fast Heat, top 14 entries)
1:15 PM 4x100 Relay (Section vs. Times)
1:35 PM Unified 4x100 Relay
1:50 PM 400 Dash
2:00 PM 300 Hurdles
2:15 PM 800 Run (Section vs Times)
2:45 PM 200 Dash
2:55 PM 3200 Run (top 14 times, 1 heat)
3:20 PM 4 x 400 Relay(Section vs. Times)

3:30 P.M. AWARDS CEREMONY






BOY’S MEET RECORDS
SHOT PUT 58’2” GIBBS BARTLETT 2002
TRIPLE JUMP 48 10” Gray Bolton 2014
POLE VAULT 15’5” KENDRICKS OXFORD 2011
DISCUS 171’10” HARRISON HOUSTON 2012
LONG JUMP 23’ 3” WHITE SOUTHWIND 2010
HIGH JUMP 6’10” FONDREN/McEwen OXFORD 2012/2015
DMR-4000M 10:25.88 Mountain Brook 2016
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 10.75 Webb Oxford 2016
1600M RUN 4:14.54 SORRELL BOLTON 2006
4X200 1:28.26 HAMILTON 2004
400M DASH 48.10 Orange MUS 2015
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 3:19.14 MUS 2015



GIRL’S MEET RECORDS
SHOT PUT 42’2.5” SMITH HUTCHISON 2002
TRIPLE JUMP 38’10” WOODS CRAIGMONT 2013
POLE VAULT 12’7.” PITTS HUTCHISON 2013
DISCUS 150’10” FARMEN WHITEHAVEN 1994
LONG JUMP 18’11” KELLY NORTHEAST 2014
HIGH JUMP 5’10” MERRIWEATHER BARTLETT 2005
DMR-4000M 12:27.80 HOUSTON 2015
SMR- 800M 1:49.75 SOUTHWIND 2011
100M HURDLES 14.14 Lightfoot Southwind 2016
4X100M RELAY 48.18 Whitehaven 2016
4X800M RELAY 9:46.38 SAINT AGNES 2012
100M DASH 11.90 McCoy Whitehaven 2014
1600M RUN 5:06.30 Baran Houston 2016
4X200 1:41.95 SOUTHWIND 2016
400M DASH 56.69 Rhodes Whitehaven 2016
300M INT HURDLES 44.63 MORMAN/KATCHENS RIDGEWAY/S’WIND 09/11
800M 2:13.55 KING RIDGEWAY 2011
200M DASH 24.36 McCoy Whitehaven 2014
3200M RUN 11:08.32 VAN WYHE COLLIERVILLE 2006
4X400 RELAY 4:01.98 NORTHEAST 2013

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