USTFCCCA Meet Announcements

to submit a meet announcement, please send to Tom Lewis, tom@ustfccca.org

MEET OPENINGS — Albany

48th Annual UAlbany Cross Country Invitational @ University at Albany

Celebrating over 50 Years of Cross Country

 

Date:                           Saturday, October 18, 2014

 

Time Schedule:             Alumni/Open – Men/Women                                           11:00 AM

Bobbi Palma-Women’s Championship 5K Race              12:00 PM

R. K. Munsey-Men’s Championship 8K Race                   12:45 PM

Entry Blanks:    Please list your entries on the accompanying form or e-mail using same format.  This meet is open to collegiate student-athletes. Entries are unlimited in all races.  Alumni and open athletes can compete in the Homecoming 5K only (please register for this race only at www.albany.edu/alumni.

Entry Fees:       Payment Structure

Entry fees are per gender and due no later than October 1st – $50 fee for late payment

Teams will make a single payment based on their number of entries.

1-4 runners = $40 per athlete (Non Scoring Teams)

5-10 runners = $250

11-15 runners = $300

16-20 runners = $350

21-25 runners = $400

26-30 runners= $450

31-35 runners = $500

36 + runners = $500, plus $15 for each individual entry over 35

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                                    Please make checks payable to: University at Albany

                                    Mail checks to: Todd Wolin, 1400 Washington Avenue, PE 132A, Albany, NY  12222

 

Scoring:                        NCAA scoring will be used (finishers 1-5 will score for each team and finishers 6-7 will be used for displacement, finishers 8, 9 and 10, etc. do not score or displace).  Teams with four or less finishers will not count in team scoring. You may run extra athletes in the Open race.

 

Entry Deadline:             Please return all completed entry forms to Todd by Wednesday, October 15, 2014.

E-mail to twolin@albany.edu and fax to (518) 442-2596.

Call Todd Wolin at 518-265-9388 for any questions regarding entries only

 

 

Awards:                        T-Shirts to Winning Individual and Winning Team in both races

 

Dressing facilities:         Due to home a home football game, facilities are limited – please contact me if these are needed.

 

Parking:                        Buses, cars and vans should park at the Indian Quad parking lot.  Lot location will be noted on maps available online by October 15th.

All other areas are subject to ticketing.

 

Trainers:                        University at Albany trainers will be available at the course before, during, and after the races.  Our training room is located in the arena level of SEFCU Arena.

 

Directions:                    NYS Thruway (I-87) to exit 24 then follow I-90 East to Exit 2 (UAlbany exit). The course is located on the south side of the campus. Dutch parking lot is ¼ mile north of the course.

 

Course:                        The map will be posted on our web page by Monday, October 13th

                                    90-95% soft surface, about 100m total hard surface, spike friendly.

 

MEET OPENINGS — BYU

Meet Openings – Brigham Young University

January 9-10, 2015 - BYU Cougar Collegiate Indoor Invitational

Distance events will be paced. Multi events will be held.

April 22-25, 2015 - BYU Robison Invitational

Multi events to take place April 22 and 23, remainder of events on April 24-25. All distance races will be paced with the purpose of hitting marks that will qualify for the NCAA preliminary rounds.

May 13-14, 2015 - BYU Last Chance Meet

BYU is currently operating as an independent in outdoor track and field and is not affiliated with a conference. There are very few meets the weekend of the conference championships available for BYU to compete in as a last chance qualifier and tuneup for the NCAA preliminary rounds . Because of this, we will be holding the BYU Last Chance Meet. All distance races will be paced with the purpose of hitting marks that will qualify for the NCAA preliminary rounds. A men’s decathlon and women’s heptathlon will also be held. If teams have athletes that are not participating in their conference meet or are looking for an additional meet pre- or post-conference championships, please let us know.

For additional information on any of the BYU meets, contact Director of Operations Ryan Waite (ryan.waite@byu.edu801-422-1295).

MEET OPENINGS — West Virginia

Marty Pushkin Track Classic:  Saturday, December 6th

WVU Invitational:  Saturday, January 17th

Gold/Blue Open:  Saturday, February 21st

 

Meets:                        College/Open entries accepted.  No high school athletes will be permitted to enter the meet.

Timing:                      Fully Automated Finish Lynx

Facilities:                  Rubberized, flat 6 lane 200m track.  All field events are contested in the infield.  Runways for the horizontal jumps and pole vault are rubberized.  The throwing events are held on wooden circle.

Entries:                      Entries will be done through Direct Athletics, http://www.directathletics.com.  Meets will be available for entry in mid-November.  Coaches: PLEASE be sure your roster is entered into TFRRS as we pull all team rosters from it.  All post-collegiate and unattached athletes should email icipolat@mail.wvu.edu for entry to the meet.  Final entries will be posted onhttp://www.wvusports.com

Entry Fees:                Entry fee is $100 per gender, $200 combined men and women; if less than 10 athletes, $10 p​er athlete.

                                    Unattached entries are $10 per athlete

                                    Post-collegiate athletes pay no entry fee

 

Heats/Flights:           Heats will be run slowest to fastest, so please use realistic seed times when entering athletes.

Locker Rooms:          We will have shower facilities available, but we will not provide towels, so please bring your own if you wish to use them.

Meet Events:             Listing of events can be found on http://www.wvusports.com

Meet Schedule:        The final meet schedule will be available on http://www.wvusports.com

If you have any questions please contact Ilora Cipolat at icipolat@mail.wvu.edu call

(304) 293-9875.

MEET OPENING — Shenandoah University

2014 Hornet Harrier Invitational and the Commonwealth Challenge
Hosted by Shenandoah University at Historic Kernstown Battlefield
October 11, 2014
9:30am: Open 3K
10:00am:  Men’s 6K
10:45am:  Women’s 5K
Entry Fees: $100 per team, $20 per athlete if not 5 or more on the roster.  The 3K will be $5 per entry.
Awards:  Top 10 medals and top 2 trophies will be presented in the Collegiate 6k and 5k.
For meet information please contact Meet Director, Justin Potter at jpotter@su.edu or Head Coach, Andrew Marrocco at amarrocc@su.edu.

MEET OPENINGS — West Texas A&M

Right now we are looking at having the following meets this upcoming spring 2015:

 

NO TEAM ENTRY FEES

April 10-11th  (WT Classic and Multi) – will have some twilight events on that Friday night along with multi

April 25th (WT Open Twilight)

May 7-9 – WILL NOT HOST LAST CHANCE this will be during our Lone Star Conference Meet this year

 

Darren Flowers

Head Track/Cross Country

West Texas A&M University

Distance/Mid-Distance

C- 405-596-3125

O- 806-651-4436

FLOWRUN

MEET OPENINGS — Kentucky

May 2, 2015 — Kentucky Relays (Lexington, Ky.)

Interested coaches can get meet information by contacting Don Weber.

 

dweber@uky.edu

859-338-0597

 

MEET OPENINGS — Ohio State (Jesse Owens Classic)

The Ohio State University will host the 2015 Jesse Owens Track Classic on Friday and Saturday, May 1-2. All meet information (including entry standards) is found at the following:
http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/sports/m-track/JO-Classic/welcome.html
Questions should be directed to:
Fred Barends, Director of Operations
614-736-0320
barends.1@osu.edu|

 

MEET OPENINGS — Ohio State

The Ohio State University will host 3 indoor collegiate track and field meets in 2015 in French Field House on the following dates:
Fri., Jan. 9, 2015
Fri., Jan. 30, 2015
Fri., Feb. 20, 2015
Meets begin at:
4 p.m. (Field)
4:30 p.m. (Running)
Meet information is located at the following and will be continually updated:
http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/sports/m-track/spec-rel/meet-info.html
Contact:
Fred Barends, Director of Operations
614-736-0320
barends.1@osu,edu

MEET OPENINGS — Lewis University

Lewis University

1st Pre- Conference Rumble Cross Country Invitational

Saturday, October 11, 2014

9:30 a.m. Women: 5,000 Meters

10:15 a.m.       Men: 8,000 Meters

Lewis XC Course, Romeoville, Illinois

 

Lewis University is hosting the 1st Pre-Conference Rumble Cross Country Invitational.  Lewis is hosting NCAA D2 cross country conference this year and will be having this meet in so that teams in the GLVC and others can come compete on the brand new course. 

 

The Lewis XC Course is located on campus at Lewis University

 

Meet Director(s):     James Kearney &                Dana Schwarting

815-836-5406                       815-836-5563

574-323-5488 cell

Kearneja@lewisu.edu        Schwarda@lewisu.edu

 

Entry fees: USTFCCCA Members $175.00 per men’s team  $175.00 per women’s team Entry fees: Non members pay $200.00 per men’s team $200.00 per women’s team.

(The national committee is encouraging all teams to join the USTFCCCA.)

 

$20.00 per individual for partial teams and unattached athletes. 

 

Lakeshore Athletic Services will provide timing for the meet.

 

Submit Intent to compete email to kearneja@lewisu.edu by September 30th 2014. 

 

Register on-line by Tuesday, October 7, 2014 on direct athletics. 

 

Awards:            T-shirts to the top 10 finishers in both races. (All runners eligible)

 

Unlimited entries, with the first 7 finishers figuring in the scoring.  Unattached athletes are welcome but do not figure in the team scoring.  

 

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Midwest D2 Invitational

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD MEET INFORMATION

 

DATE:                           Friday, January 16th 2015

 

ENTRY DEADLINE:   All entries must be received by the Wednesday the 14th 11:59 pm

Entries will be done online at:

www.directathletics.com

 

Scoring:  will only score top 2 from each school and will only score top 6… 10-8-6-4-2-1

 

 

ENTRY LIMITATION: Seed Marks will be posted, so please provide an accurate seed mark for your athletes.  Since this is an early season meet, you may enter an athlete with an anticipated mark, but please try to be as truthful as possible. You may run more than one relay.

 

ENTRY FEE:                $200.00 per team at time of entry.  Men’s & Women’s teams separate.  Make checks payable to Lewis University.

 

SCRATCHES/CHANGES:  Scratches Only, the day of the meet.  NO ADDITIONS!

 

TRACK:                        200 meter Super X Mondo. Seven straight away lanes / four around

 

SPIKES:                        1/4 inch pyramid only.

 

PACKETS:                    May be picked up at track upon arrival.

 

TIMING:                       Finish Lynx and NCAA rules will govern the meet.

 

RESULTS:                    Will be available following the meet on the web.

 

TRAINERS:                  Certified Athletic Trainers will be available in the northeast corner of                        the track as you enter the fieldhouse.

 

 

Questions???  Please call (815) 836-5563  or E-mail Coach Schwarting  schwarda@lewisu.edu

 

 

Midwest D2 Invitational

Friday, January, 16th 2015

TIME SCHEDULE

 

FIELD EVENTS

4:00 PM              Women’s Weight – Men to follow  Shot Put to follow WT

Men’s Long Jump – Women to Follow

Men’s Weight and Women’s LJ 20 min. after completion of

Preceding events.  Women’s TJ 20 min. after LJ

Men’s TJ 20 min. after W TJ

 

4:00 PM              PV Women  (Men’s PV to follow women)

4:00 PM              Men’s HJ (Women’s HJ to follow Men)

 

RUNNING EVENTS    (All running events are women followed by men)

5:30 PM              5,000m run

Distance Medley Relay

55 Hurdle Prelims

55 Dash Prelims

Mile

400m

55 Hurdle Finals

                              55 Dash Finals

800m

200m

3,000m run

4 X 400m

 

 

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Lewis Open

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD MEET INFORMATION

 

DATE:                           Friday, January 9th  2015

 

ENTRY DEADLINE:   All entries must be received by  Wednesday the 7th , 11:59 PM

Entries will be done online at:

www.directathletics.com

 

Scoring:  if more than one Division I team enters, we can do

                                                DI only scoring, to satisfy the new rule interp

 

ENTRY LIMITATION: Seed Marks will be posted, so please provide an accurate seed mark for                                 your athletes. Since this is an early season meet, you may enter an athlete with an anticipated mark, but please try to be as truthful as possible. You may run more than one relay.

 

ENTRY FEE:                $20.00 per athlete on the entry roster or a maximum of $200.00 per team at time of entry.  Men’s & Women’s teams separate.  Post collegiate unattached athletes entry is $20.00.  Open to any Collegian, Unattached Collegian, or Post Collegian Athletes.  Make checks payable to Lewis University.

 

SCRATCHES/CHANGES:  Scratches Only, the day of the meet.  NO ADDITIONS!

 

TRACK:                        200 meter Super X Mondo. Seven straight away lanes / four around

 

SPIKES:                        1/4 inch pyramid only.

 

PACKETS:                    May be picked up at track upon arrival.

 

TIMING:                       Finish Lynx and NCAA rules will govern the meet.

 

RESULTS:                    Will be available following the meet on the web.

 

TRAINERS:                  Certified Athletic Trainers will be available in the northeast corner of the track as you enter the fieldhouse.

 

 

Questions???  Please call (815) 836-5563  or E-mail Coach Schwarting  schwarda@lewisu.edu

 

 

Dick Pond Open

Friday, January, 9th 2015

TIME SCHEDULE

 

FIELD EVENTS

4:00 PM              Women’s Weight – Men to follow  Shot Put to follow WT

Men’s Long Jump – Women to Follow

Men’s Weight and Women’s LJ 20 min. after completion of

Preceding events.  Women’s TJ 20 min. after LJ

Men’s TJ 20 min. after W TJ

 

4:00 PM              Women’s PV  (Men’s PV to follow women)

4:00 PM              Men’s HJ   (Women’s HJ to follow men)

 

RUNNING EVENTS    (All running events are women followed by men)

5:30 PM              Distance Medley Relay

55 Hurdle Prelims

55 Dash Prelims

600m

Mile

400m

800m

55 Hurdle Finals

                              55 Dash Finals

1,000m

200m

3K

4 X 400m

 

MEET OPENINGS — Hagan Stone Park

2014 Hagan Stone Park Cross Country Schedule

 

31th Annual Greensboro XC Invitational September 27, 2014

Awards

  • Unique hand carved ironwood trophies for top Teams, D1, D2, D3
  • Limit of first 25 colleges that enter
  • Races for High Schools, Middle Schools, Open and Colleges.
  • This is a great place to show your team off to high school athletes and recruit them.

Registration at www.milesplit.com    http://nc.milesplit.com

 

 

Hagan Stone XC Classic October 4, 2014

Awards
> Unique hand carved ironwood trophies for the top teams, D1, D2, D3

> Great Competition for all levels of athletes.

  • Limited to the first 25 colleges who contact us about entering.  Reserve your space now.
  • This is a great place to show your team off to high school athletes and recruit them.

Over 20 colleges,
52 high schools, Middle Schools, over 1,700 runners

Registration at www.milesplit.com    http://nc.milesplit.com

 

Check out all the Cross Country Courses at Hagan Stone Park on www.youtube.com

http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCr4_-teozt9x4SXrF0i8FWg

greensboropacesetter

 

 

Information and questions:

 

Charlie Brown

snoopytrac@aol.com

 

www.greensboropacesetters.com

 

MEET OPENINGS — UC San Diego

UC San Diego Track and Field – 2015 Home Meets

www.ucsdtritons.com

 

California Collegiate Invitational – April 3-4, 2015

UC San Diego Triton Track and Field Stadium

  • Multi-team collegiate only meet.
  • Looking for NCAA Division I Programs from outside of California.
  • Championship scoring format (partial squads may compete).
  • This meet is an expansion of what has been the California-Nevada Collegiate Track and Field Championship.

 

For more information contact:

Tony Salerno – Head Men’s Track and Field Coach

asalerno@ucsd.edu  858.229.2832

 

Triton Invitational – April 24-25, 2015

UC San Diego Triton Track and Field Stadium

 

For more information contact:

Tony Salerno – Head Men’s Track and Field Coach

asalerno@ucsd.edu  858.229.2832

 

MEET OPENING — West Georgia

UWG will be hosting two home meets this year. One on 9/13/14 and the other on 10/11/14.

5k on 9/13 for both women and men with an entry fee of $60 per team, $120 for both men and women teams.
Meet on 10/11 with an 8k for the men and a 5k for the women entry fee is $80 per team ($150 both men and women).
If you are interested in attending please contact either Coach Brooks at tbrooks@westga.edu or Coach Estetter at hestette@westga.edu

Below is the meet information and I have also attached is the information for the meets.

2014 UWG Wolves Cross Country Season Opener

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

UWG Athletic Complex

Carrollton, Georgia

Collegiate Women’s 5k Race: 8:30 am EST

Collegiate Men’s 5k Race: 9:00 am EST

Course: Great course that starts out in a large open field will rolling hills loops into a straight section of loose earth and grass, crossing under a bridge and over about 20m of concrete then back to the field for the finish.

Entry Fee: $60 per team or both teams (Men & Women $120) $20 per individual.  Please make checks payable to UWG SPORTS FUND

Entry: Please register your rosters online at The Perfect Timing Group:

Entry Deadline: September 6, 2014

Awards: Trophies to the top Men’s and Women’s Team/ Individual awards to the top 10 finishers.

Parking: Parking will be located in the lot just above the start and finish line.

Restrooms: Portable toilets will be made available

Packet pick-up:  Starts at 8 am at the tent across from the finish line.

2014 UWG Wolves Cross Country Invitational

Saturday, October 11, 2014

UWG Athletic Complex

Carrollton, Georgia

Collegiate Men’s 8k Race: 9 am EST

Women’s 5k Race: 9:45 am EST

Course: Great course that starts out in a large open field will rolling hills loops into a straight section of loose earth and grass, crossing under a bridge and over about 20m of concrete then back to the field for the finish.

Entry Fee: $80 per team or both teams (Men & Women $150) $20 per individual.  Please make checks payable to UWG SPORTS FUND

Entry: Please register your rosters online at The Perfect Timing Group:

Entry Deadline: October 4, 2014

Awards: Trophies to the top Men’s and Women’s Team/ Individual awards to the top 10 finishers.

Parking: Parking will be located in the lot just above the start and finish line.

Restrooms: Portable toilets will be made available

Packet pick-up:  Starts at 8 am at the tent across from the finish line.

Questions: Contact Coach Tim Brooks or Coach Estetter

Email: tbrooks@westga.edu  Or estette@westga.edu Phone: 678-839-6533 FAX: 678-839-6538

 

MEET OPENING — Transylvania University

Inaugural Pioneer Invitational

Transylvania University

Pat Deacon Stadium (new facility; opened Fall 2013)

Lexington, KY

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Contact Info:

Jakob W. Hester

Assistant Track &  Field and Cross Country

Transylvania University

jhester@transy.edu

859-281-3558

MEET OPENING — Indiana State

 

Gibson Invitational hosted by Indiana State University

April 16th-18th, 2015

 

Looking for 7-9 full (Men & Women) NCAA Division I teams for this scored competition.

 

The meet will be held at our newly opened state of the art Gibson Track & Field facility. It features the top of the line Beynon surface, multiple throw rings, pole vault runways, and horizontal jump runways. 3 athletes per event.  A team may enter a 4th athlete into an event by paying $20.  Schools will be allowed to enter “B” teams, but NO “C” teams in the relay events.  NO “OPEN” or “UNATTACHED entries will be permitted in the meet.

 

Decathlon & Heptathlon will be contested on April 16th & 17th.  The Hammer, Long Jump, 4×100 and 5000m will be contested on April 17th with the remainder of the events on Saturday April 18th.

 

Interested teams need to contact Jeff Martin,Jeffrey.martin@indstate.edu812-237-4332