Meet Information

Thursday, May 26, 2016
(Semifinals in Class 1A Only)
Coach/Athlete Responsibility: Times are approximate and competitors are responsible to
report prior to an event. Regardless of the time an event is scheduled, events will
follow one another in the order indicated and the meet will be kept moving along. It
is the responsibility of the coaches and their athletes to monitor the progress of the
meet and to report for competition appropriately. Do not rely solely on calls from the
PA announcer. Section VII-G-1,2,3 (Reporting To The Clerk of The Course) of the
Terms and Conditions will be strictly enforced.
Practice Schedule: The track at O’Brien Stadium will be open for 1A practice between the
hours of 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Warm-up times in the field events: Pole Vault 30 minutes per flight; Discus 20 minutes per
flight; Shot Put 15 minutes per flight; Long Jump 15 minutes per flight; High Jump 15
minutes per flight; Triple Jump 15 minutes per flight.
Pole Vault Weigh-in: Semis—Contestants by flight order in the Hospitality Tent at the
southeast corner of O’Brien Stadium beginning with all 1A Flights weighing in from
10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Competitors will be weighed in flight order. Once a flight
has been weighed, those in the next flight will be weighed. If there is a break in the
weigh-in, competitors may check their weight with the permission of the judges.
Packet Pick-Up: Thursday—All Classes may pick up their team packets between 8:00 a.m.
and 7:00 p.m. at the south ticket window on the west side of O’Brien Stadium
(parking & vending lot).
CLASS 1A FIELD EVENTS
Shot Inspection: Shots will be weighed and measured at the tent south of the stadium in
the throws area. Discus Inspection: Discus will be weighed and measured at the
tent south of the stadium in the throws area.
10:00 a.m. Pole Vault Weigh-in: Contestants by flight in order beginning with Flight No.
1 at tent outside southeast corner of O’Brien Stadium
10:00 a.m. Long Jump Flights 1 & 2 (Warm-up at 9:40 a.m.)
Long Jump Flight 3 Follows flights 1 & 2 on first available runway (15
minute warm-up)
Triple Jump The first flight of the triple jump will immediately follow the
long jump on the first available runway (following a 15
minute warm-up). The subsequent flights of the triple jump
will follow on the first available runway following a 15
minute warm-up.
10:00 a.m. High Jump Flight 1 followed by Flight 2 (Flight No. 1 warm-up at 9:45
a.m., other flights have 15-minute warm-up)
High Jump Flight 3 Follows flights 1 & 2 (15 minute warm-up)
10:50 a.m. National Anthem/Referee’s Instructions
11:00 a.m. ALL RUNNING EVENTS BEGIN AT 11:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. Shot Put Flights 1 & 2 followed by flights 3 & 4 (Flight 1 in East Ring,
Flight 2 in West Ring, Flights 3 & 4 in first available ring)
Flights 1 & 2 warm-up at 10:45 a.m.
Flights 3 & 4 will have a 15 minute warm-up
Weigh-in and inspection will take place for all flights
between 10:00 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.
11:00 a.m. Pole Vault Flight 1 - South Runway (Warm-up 10:30 a.m.)
11:00 a.m. Pole Vault Flight 2 - North Runway (Warm-up 10:30 a.m.)
Pole Vault Flight 3 – follows on first available runway (following a 30
minute warm-up)
1:10 p.m. Discus Flights 1 & 2 followed by flights 3 & 4 (Flight 1 in North Ring,
Flight 2 in South Ring, Flights 3 & 4 in first available ring.
Discus Flights 3 & 4 will have a 20 minute warm-up)
Discus Flights 1 & 2 – (Warm-up 12:50 p.m.)
Weigh-in and inspection will take place for all flights
between 12:05 p.m. and 12:45 p.m.

CLASS 1A TRACK EVENTS
Running Event Qualifying To Finals: In all running events with semifinals, each heat
winner advances to the finals. The remainder of the field in each respective running
event final will be filled on the basis of time in the semifinals.
All Times Approximate
10:50 a.m. National Anthem/Referee’s Instructions
11:00 a.m. 4 x 800-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 9 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
11:39 a.m. 4 x 100-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
(Ten Minute Warm Up On Hurdles)
12:01 p.m. 110-Meter High Hurdles (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
12:13 p.m. 100-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
12:29 p.m. 800-Meter Run (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 9 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
12:47 p.m. 4 x 200-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
12:59 p.m. 400-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
1:11 p.m. 300-Meter Intermediate Hurdles (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6
best prelim times qualify for Finals)
1:23 p.m. 1600-Meter Run (Semifinals: 2 heat winners plus next 10 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
1:41 p.m. 200-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
1:57 p.m. 4 x 400-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
2:25 p.m. Finish
Practice Schedule: Following the 1A meet—7:00 p.m. Schools may use the track and field
facilities at O’Brien Stadium for practice and warm-up. These practice sessions are
not the responsibility of the IHSA or of EIU. Athletes and coaches use the facilities
to practice at their own risk. Coaches will be responsible for the safety of their
athletes/staff. Coaches must be aware of the weather and react according to IHSA
severe weather safety guidelines. (If it roars, go indoors!).
Time Schedule
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2A Time Schedule

Friday, May 27, 2016
(Semifinals in 2A and 3A)
Coach/Athlete Responsibility: Times are approximate and competitors are responsible to
report prior to an event. Regardless of the time an event is scheduled, events will
follow one another in the order indicated and the meet will be kept moving along. It
is the responsibility of the coaches and their athletes to monitor the progress of the
meet and to report for competition appropriately. Do not rely solely on calls from the
PA announcer. Section VII-G-1,2,3 (Reporting To The Clerk of The Course) of the
Terms and Conditions will be strictly enforced.
Warm-up times in the field events are: Pole Vault 30 minutes per flight; Discus 20 minutes
per flight; Shot Put 15 minutes per flight; Long Jump 15 minutes per flight; High Jump
15 minutes per flight; Triple Jump 15 minutes per flight.
Pole Vault Weigh-in: Prelims—Contestants by flight order in the Hospitality Tent at the
southeast corner of O’Brien Stadium beginning with morning session Flight No. 1 at
7:45 a.m. (until 8:45) and afternoon session Flight No. 1 at 11:15 a.m. (until 1:00 p.m.)
Competitors will be weighed in flight order. Once a flight has been weighed, those in
the next flight will be weighed. If there is a break in the weigh-in, competitors may
check their weight with the permission of the judges.
Practice Schedule: The track at O’Brien Stadium will be open for 2A and 3A practice
between the hours of 6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
Packet Pick-Up: Friday—All Classes—7:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m. at the south ticket window on
the west side of O’Brien Stadium. After 1:00 p.m. any unclaimed packets will be
available at the north ticket window on the west side of O’Brien Stadium (parking &
vending lot).
CLASS 2A FIELD EVENTS
Shot Inspection: Shots will be weighed and measured at the tent south of the stadium in
the throws area. Discus Inspection: Discus will be weighed and measured at the
tent south of the stadium in the throws area.
8:00 a.m. Long Jump Flights 1 & 2 (Warm-up at 7:45 a.m.)
Long Jump Flights 3 & 4 Follow flights 1 & 2 on first available runway (
15 minute warm-up)
Triple Jump The first flight of the triple jump will immediately follow the
long jump on the first available runway (following a 15
minute warm-up). The subsequent flights of the triple jump
will follow on the first available runway following a 15
minute warm-up.
8:00 a.m. High Jump Flight 1 followed by Flight 2 (Flight No. 1 warm-up at 7:45
a.m., other flights have 15 minute warm-up)
8:50 a.m. National Anthem/Referee’s Instructions
9:00 a.m. All Running Events Begin at 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. Shot Put Flight 1 & 2 followed by flights 3 & 4 (Flight 1 in West Ring,
Flight 2 in East Ring, Flights 3 & 4 in first available ring)
Flights 1 & 2 warm-up 8:45 a.m.
Flights 3 and 4 will have a 15 minute warm-up
Weigh-in and inspection will take place for all flights
between 8:00 a.m. and 8:40 a.m.
9:00 a.m. Pole Vault Flight 1 - South Runway (Warm-up 8:30 a.m.)
9:00 a.m. Pole Vault Flight 2 - North Runway (Warm-up 8:30 a.m.)
10:55 a.m. Discus Flights 1 & 2 followed by flights 3 & 4 (Flight 1 in South Ring,
Flight 2 in North Ring, Flights 3& 4 in the first available ring)
Flights 1 & 2 warm-up 10:35 a.m.
Flights 3 & 4 will have 20 minute warm-up
Weigh-in and inspection will take place for all flights
between 9:50 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
CLASS 2A TRACK EVENTS
Running Event Qualifying To Finals: In all running events with semifinals, each heat winner
advances to the finals. The remainder of the field in each respective running event
final will be filled on the basis of time in the semifinals.
All Times Approximate
8:50 a.m. National Anthem/Referee’s Instructions
9:00 a.m. 4 x 800-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 9 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
9:39 a.m. 4 x 100-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
(Ten Minute Warm Up On Hurdles)
10:01 a.m. 110-Meter High Hurdles (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
10:13 a.m. 100-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
10:29 a.m. 800-Meter Run (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 9 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
10:47 a.m. 4 x 200-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
10:59 a.m. 400-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
11:11 a.m. 300-Meter Intermediate Hurdles (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6
best prelim times qualify for Finals)
11:23 a.m. 1600-Meter Run (Semifinals: 2 heat winners plus next 10 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
11:41 a.m. 200-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
11:57 a.m. 4 x 400-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
12:25 p.m. Finish
CLASS 3A FIELD EVENTS
Shot Inspection: Shots will be weighed and measured at the tent south of the stadium in
the throws area.
Discus Inspection: Discus will be weighed and measured at the tent south of the stadium
in the throws area.
12:00 p.m. Long Jump Flights 1 & 2 (Warm-up at 11:45 a.m.)
Long Jump Flight 3 Follow flights 1 & 2 on first available runway ( 15
minute warm-up)
Triple Jump The first flight of the triple jump will immediately follow the
long jump on the first available runway (following a 15
minute warm-up). The subsequent flights of the triple jump
will follow on the first available runway following a 15
minute warm-up.
12:00 p.m. High Jump Flight 1 followed by Flight 2 (Flight No. 1 warm-up at 11:45
a.m., other flights have 15 minute warm-up)
High Jump Flight 3 Follows flights 1 & 2 (15 minute warm-up)
12:30 p.m. Pole Vault Flight 1 – 1st Available Runway (Warm-up 12:00 p.m.)
12:30 p.m. Pole Vault Flight 2 – 1st Available Runway (Warm-up 12:00 p.m.)
Pole Vault Flight 3 – follows on first available runway (following a 30
minute warm-up)
1:05 p.m. Shot Put Flight 1 & 2 followed by flights 3 & 4 (Flight 1 in East Ring,
Flight 2 in West Ring, Flights 3 & 4 in first available ring)
Flights 1 & 2 warm-up 12:50 p.m.
Flights 3 & 4 will have a 15 minute warm-up
Weigh-in and inspection will take place for all flights
between 11:50 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
2:45 p.m. Discus Flights 1 & 2 followed by flights 3 & 4 (Flight 1 in North Ring,
Flight 2 in South Ring, Flights 3 & 4 in the first available ring)
Flights 1 & 2 warm-up 2:25 p.m.
Flights 3 will have a 20 minute warm-up
Weigh-in and inspection will take place for all flights
between 1:45 p.m. and 2:20 p.m

CLASS 3A TRACK EVENTS
Running Event Qualifying To Finals: In all running events with semifinals, each heat
winner advances to the finals. The remainder of the field in each respective running
event final will be filled on the basis of time in the semifinals.
All Times Approximate
12:55 p.m. 4 x 800-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 9 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
1:34 p.m. 4 x 100-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
(Ten Minute Warm Up On Hurdles)
2:00 p.m. 110-Meter High Hurdles (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
2:16 p.m. 100-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 5 heat winners plus next 4 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
2:36 p.m. 800-Meter Run (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 9 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
2:54 p.m. 4 x 200-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
3:10 p.m. 400-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
3:26 p.m. 300-Meter Intermediate Hurdles (Semifinals: 3 heat winners plus next 6
best prelim times qualify for Finals)
3:38 p.m. 1600-Meter Run (Semifinals: 2 heat winners plus next 10 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
3:56 p.m. 200-Meter Dash (Semifinals: 5 heat winners plus next 4 best prelim times
qualify for Finals)
4:16 p.m. 4 x 400-Meter Relay (Semifinals: 4 heat winners plus next 5 best prelim
times qualify for Finals)
4:44 p.m. Finish
Practice Schedule: Following the 2A/3A meet—6:45 p.m. Schools may use the track and
field facilities at O’Brien Stadium for practice and warm-up. These practice
sessions are not the responsibility of the IHSA nor of EIU. Athletes and coaches use
the facilities to practice at their own risk. Coaches will be responsible for the safety
of their athletes/staff. Coaches must be aware of the weather and react according
to IHSA severe weather safety guidelines. (If it roars, go indoors!).
6:45 p.m. E.I.U. CONDUCTS THE “RACE UNDER THE LIGHT

Saturday, May 28, 2016
(Finals in All Events - All Classes-1A-2A-3A and Wheelchair Division )
7:00—8:45 a.m. Track is open to all finalists
8:45—9:15 a.m. Parade of Competitors assembled at southeast entrance to
O’Brien Stadium
9:15—9:30 a.m. Parade of Competitors
9:00—10:00 a.m. Pole Vault Pole Inspection (no weigh inrequied) (1A & 2A),
10:00-10:30 a.m. (3A) in the tent
9:30—10:00 a.m. Opening Ceremonies
Field Events
Shot Inspection: Shots will be weighed and measured at the tent south of the stadium in
the throws area. Weigh-in and inspection will take place for Wheelchair Division,
Class 1A and 2A between 9:00 a.m. and 9:40 a.m. Class 3A will have implements
inspected between 9:40 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.
Discus Inspection: Discus will be weighed and measured at the tent south of the stadium
in the throws area. Weigh-in and inspection will take place for the Wheelchair
Division, Class 1A and 2A between 11:30 a.m. and 12:10 p.m. Class 3A will have
implements inspected between 12:10 p.m. and 12:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. Long Jump 1A and 2A. 3A to follow on first available runway following
15 minute warm-up.
Triple Jump Immediately following the Long Jump , on the first available
runway, a 15 minute warm-up period will begin for the 1A
flight of the Triple Jump. The 1A flight of the Triple Jump
will start their competition immediately following their 15
minute warm-up period. Subsequent classes of the Triple
Jump will warm-up for 15 minutes and then compete on the
runway where they have warmed-up as a runway becomes
available.
10:00 a.m. Shot Put 1A (West Ring ) (Warm-up 9:45 a.m.)
2A (East Ring) (Warm-up 9:45 a.m.)
3A to follow on first available ring (following a 15 minute
warm-up)
Weigh-in and inspection will take place for Athletes with
Disabilities, Class 1A and 2A between 9:00 a.m. and 9:40
a.m. Class 3A will have implements inspected between
9:40 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. Pole Vault 1A and 2A. 3A to follow on first available runway (following
a 30 minute warm-up)
10:00 a.m. High Jump 1A followed by 2A, followed 3A (each class will have a 15
minute warm-up)
12:30 p.m. Discus 1A (North Ring ) (Warm-up 12:10 p.m.)
2A to follow on first available ring (following a 20 minute
warm-up)
3A to follow on first available ring (following a 20 minute
warm-up)
Weigh-in and inspection will take place for Class 1A and 2A
between 11:30 a.m. and 12:05 p.m. Class 3A will have
implements inspected between 12:05 p.m. and 12:30 p.m.
ALL CLASSES - TRACK EVENTS
10:00 a.m. Class 1A 3200-Meter Run (Section No. 1)
Class 2A 3200-Meter Run (Section No. 1)
Class 3A 3200-Meter Run (Section No. 1)
10:00 a.m. Class 1A and 2A Long Jump (followed by 3A)
10:00 a.m. Class 1A and 2A Pole Vault (followed by 3A)
10:00 a.m. Class 1A and 2A Shot Put (followed by 3A)
10:00 a.m. Class 1A High Jump (followed by 2A, followed by 3A)
11:00 a.m. Class 1A 4 x 800-Meter Relay
Class 2A 4 x 800-Meter Relay
Class 3A 4 x 800-Meter Relay
11:40 a.m. Class 1A 4 x 100-Meter Relay
Class 2A 4 x 100-Meter Relay
Class 3A 4 X 100-Meter Relay
12:10 p.m. Class 1A 3200-Meter Run (Section No. 2)
Class 2A 3200-Meter Run (Section No. 2)
Class 3A 3200-Meter Run (Section No. 2)
1:10 p.m. Class 1A 110-Meter High Hurdles
Class 2A 110-Meter High Hurdles
Class 3A 110-Meter High Hurdles
1:35 p.m. Wheelchair Division 100 Meter
Class 1A 100-Meter Dash
Class 2A 100-Meter Dash
Class 3A 100-Meter Dash
1:55 p.m. Wheelchair Division 800 Meter
Class 1A 800-Meter Run
Class 2A 800-Meter Run
Class 3A 800-Meter Run
2:25 p.m. Class 1A 4 x 200-Meter Relay
Class 2A 4 x 200-Meter Relay
Class 3A 4 x 200-Meter Relay
2:55 p.m. Wheelchair Division 400 Meter
Class 1A 400-Meter Dash
Class 2A 400-Meter Dash
Class 3A 400-Meter Dash
3:15 p.m. Class 1A 300-Meter Intermediate Hurdles
Class 2A 300-Meter Intermediate Hurdles
Class 3A 300-Meter Intermediate Hurdles
3:35 p.m. Class 1A 1600-Meter Run
Class 2A 1600-Meter Run
Class 3A 1600-Meter Run
4:05 p.m. Wheelchair Division 200 Meter
Class 1A 200-Meter Dash
Class 2A 200-Meter Dash
Class 3A 200-Meter Dash
4:25 p.m. Class 1A 4 x 400-Meter Relay
Class 2A 4 x 400-Meter Relay
Class 3A 4 x 400-Meter Relay
5:00 p.m. Team Awards

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