Division III Proposals


Division III Proposal Archives

Last Updated 11/11/14

Proposal Date Received Submitted By USTFCCCA Committee Committee Action Date of Action USTFCCCA Convention Convention Action Date of Action NCAA Committee NCAA Action Date of Action Status
To ask the NCAA to seek annually a process to put NCAA T&F Championships in the best facilities nationally. 11/6/13 Jim Pennington, Springfield D3 TF Executive Committee Accepted as Time-Sensitive 12/17/19 2013 DIII TF Accepted, 129-7-8 12/19/13
To increase the warmup before the high jump during the multi events at the Indoor and Outdoor T&F Championships to at least 45 mins. 11/11/13 Patrick MacDonald, Hendrix D3 TF Executive Committee Rejected 12/16/13 Rejected
Extend the entry period to 2pm EST on the Sunday following Regional Championships. 11/19/13 Steve Johnson, Wartburg D3 XC Executive Committee Accepted as Time-Sensitive 12/17/13 2013 DIII XC Accepted, 130-17-9 12/19/13 NCAA T&F Committee Accepted 6/17/14 Accepted
The length of time between the start of each region championship race may vary between 60-90 mins, determined by the host and NCAA T&F Committee. 12/16/13 D3 XC Executive Committee D3 XC Executive Committee Accepted as Time-Sensitive 12/17/13 2013 DIII XC Accepted, 135-8-7 12/19/13 NCAA DIII TF Comm Accepted March 2014 Effective 2014 season
To increase number of paid offcials at regionals and nationals to match the number required in host manual. 12/16/13 D3 XC Executive Committee D3 XC Executive Committee Accepted as Time-Sensitive 12/17/13 2013 DIII XC Accepted, 152-0-0 12/19/13
To score each region’s individual qualifiers as a region team in alternate USTFCCCA competition. 12/16/13 D3 XC Executive Committee D3 XC Executive Committee Accepted as Time-Sensitive 12/17/13 2013 DIII XC Accepted, 95-30-14 12/19/13
To add one non-athlete to the championship travel party. 12/16/13 D3 TF Executive Committee D3 TF Executive Committee Accepted as Time-Sensitive 12/17/13 2013 DIII TF Accepted, 145-1-2 12/19/13 NCAA T&F Committee Tabled due to budgetary shortfall 6/17/14 Tabled
To request that NCAA add section to technical sheet specific to combined events to include instruction to determine reasonable and appropriate WU times taking into consideration facility and field sizes. 12/16/13 D3 TF Executive Committee D3 TF Executive Committee Accepted as Time-Sensitive 12/17/13 2013 DIII TF Accepted, 139-6-3 12/19/13
No event can be scheduled to begin after 8pm at the Outdoor National Championships. 12/16/13 D3 TF Executive Committee D3 TF Executive Committee Accepted as Time-Sensitive 12/17/13 2013 DIII TF Accepted, 84-51-9 12/19/13 NCAA T&F Committee Will keep in mind and inform hosts Rejected
Change in date counting rules and allowable competitions. 5/1/14 Ned Bishop, Connecticut College D3 TF Executive Committee
Move NCAA Cross Country championships one week earlier. 10/22/14 George Suitor, Trinity College D3 XC Executive Committee
Qualification period for indoor t&f ends 11 days before nationals. Also, meets on the same day count towards meet minimum. 10/31/14 Peter Slovenski, Bowdoin College D3 TF Executive Committee