Meet Information

2017 Section 4-AAA Track and Field Meet
Schedule May 12th & 13th
Houston High School

Note- blocks are provided, pyramid spikes only

Friday May 12th 3:00pm @ Houston High School
Quick coaches meeting & packet pick-up at 3:00pm. Sectional coaches meeting will occur Monday, May 1st prior to the start of the Pentathlon/Decathlon.

Running Events Final/ Prelims 4:00pm (in this order)
Girls then Boys: 4x800 final, 100h/110h, 100M, 400M, 300H, 200M

Saturday 10AM, May 13th @ Houston High School

Field Events Finals- 3 attempts, top 9 finals- 3 more attempts
Long Jump- girls followed by boys
High Jump- boys followed by girls
Pole Vault- girls followed by boys
Shot Put- Girls followed by boys
Discus- Boys followed by girls
Triple Jump- boys followed by girls

Saturday (May 13th) @ Houston High School

2:00 PM Running Events Finals (in this order)
Girls then Boys = 100h/110h, 100, 4x200*, 1600*, 4x100*, 400, 300, 800*, 200, 3200*, 4x400*

Note: The top four athletes of each final will qualify for the State Meet to be held at MTSU in Murfreesboro, TN on May 26th through May 27th 2016.

Please direct any questions or concerns to Kris Harman: or 901-239-4028

2017 Section 4-AAA Track and Field
Meet Format

Format: Entry Notes: Each event shall be limited to 3 athletes per school. The TSSAA four-event rule shall be enforced.
Deadline May 10th @ Midnight.

Coaches meeting At 3:00pm, Friday May 12th to determine next years meet director.

Entry Fee: $50.00 per team ($50.00 for boys and $50.00 for girls). Make checks payable to: Arlington High School. Checks must be turned in at the coaches meeting prior to the meet.

Late Entries: No late entries accepted.

Packet pick-up: Packet pick-up will be at 3:00 pm, Friday May 12th at the coaches meeting.
Absolutely NO!!! Meet-day changes.

Scoring: The meet shall be scored as follows: 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1 with points being evenly divided in tie situations per NFHS rules.

Note: Blocks are provided.

Entry Standards

THESE ARE SUGGESTED GUIDELINES ONLY. All verifiable FAT marks shall be entered into the meet up to a maximum of three (3) entrants per event, per school. With the exception of Pole Vault, the cut-off mark shall be adjusted to allow for a minimum of 16 athletes. Coaches, please evaluate your entries closely. If you have an athlete in ANY event that is VERIFIABLY CLOSE to the guideline mark, please enter the athlete anyway.

The 2017 Section 4 Track and Field Games Committee agreed upon these marks.

High Jump 4-6 opening height 4-4 5-8 opening height 5-6
Triple Jump 29-0 minimum mark 27-0 40-0 minimum mark 38-0
Long Jump 15-6 minimum mark 15-0 19-6 minimum mark 19-0
Pole Vault 6-6 9-6
Discus Throw 80-0 minimum mark 78-0 116-0 minimum mark 114-0
Shot Put 29-0 minimum mark 27-0 40-0 minimum mark 38-0

100 meters 13.00 11.25
100m/110m Hurdles 19.00 17.00
200 meters 27.00 23.00
300m Hurdles 52.00 43.00
400 meters 1:03.0 52.00
800 meters 2:35.0 2:05.0
1600 meters 6:10.0 4:55.0
3200 meters 13:30.0 10:45.0
4x100 Relay 52:00 44.00
4x200 Relay 1:50.00 1:34.00
4x400 Relay 4:25.0 3:37.0
4x800 Relay 11:30.0 9:00.0