MS Results are in posted here.
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Coaches, We cordially invite you to the 40th Annual Frank Lay Patriot Invitational on April 1, 2021
The cost per team will be $75.00; $150 for both girls and boys. Team fees are due the day of the meet. Please make checks payable to Pace High School.
The meet will be run and timed by Kevin Jones at Port City Timing. Your online entries should be submitted electronically by Tuesday, March 30 @ Midnight Central Standard Time on www.directathletics.com. Entries should be limited to 3 athletes per event. Results can be found at www.fl.milesplit.com. The coaches meeting will begin at 9:00 A.M. We look forward to seeing you then.
Meet t-shirts will also be available for sale for athletes, friends, and family for $15 each. Cash or check accepted. Please make checks payable to Pace High School.
Jules Pitts: email@example.com;
Seth Cumbie: firstname.lastname@example.org
40th Annual Frank Lay/Patriot Invitational April 1, 2021
1.The long jump and triple jump pits are located in the southwest corner of the stadium.
2.The shot put and discus are located outside of the west end of the stadium in the adjacent field. Javelin will take place at the same time as shot and discus. Javelin is located on the bottom practice field outside the west side of the stadium.
3.Pole vault is located at the east end of the football field.
4.Restrooms are located at the east and west ends of the field. A concession stand is located at the west end of the track.
5.The Clerk of Course is located under the goal post at the west end of the field.
6.All FHSAA rules will be followed.
7.No glass containers are allowed.
8.No athletes or spectators allowed behind the visitors side of the stadium.
9.Admission: Spectators are welcome at this event. Social Distancing is required and a mask will be required for entry. Tickets may be purchased on S2 PASS for $5. Tickets will go on sale 2 days before the meet.
a.m. Coaches meeting (in the drama room by the sand volleyball
court. Breakfast provided for coaches beginning at 8:30)
Middle School Showcase: The Middle School Showcase has been approved and will take place during Field Events. This is for Santa Rosa County Middle Schools only.
MS Shot Put
Middle School Running Events will begin promptly after the High School 3200m at 9:30am
Middle School Running Events will be paused at 11:30 for the High School 4x800m Relay
High School Field Events:
Girls and Boys Long Jump followed by Triple Jump
Boys High Jump followed by Girls
Girls Discus followed by Boys
Girls Pole Vault followed by Boys
Boys Shot Put followed by Girls
Boys Javelin followed by Girls
9:30 3200m Run. Girls followed by boys
11:30 4x800m Girls followed by Boys
Lunch will be served for coaches only. (located in the drama room by the sand
12:30pm Remaining Track Events as Finals
Girls 100 H
Boys 110 H
Girls 4x100m Relay
Boys 4x100m Relay
Girls 300m Hurdles
Boys 300m Hurdles
Girls 4x400m Relay
Boys 4x400m Relay
Seedings will be based on electronic times from 2021 Track Season.
Coaches' Information:* Bus parking will be in the grass area behind the visiting stands on the southwest end of the stadium*
Opening heights for high jump:
Girls - 4' Boys - 5'
Opening heights for pole vault:
Girls - 6' Boys - 9'
All running events will be run as finals.
* All jumps and throws will be conducted as finals with 4 total attempts
* It is very important that athletes remain in their lane or stacked position at the end of the event until
the Finish Line Judge dismisses them.
* During the meet, if an athlete scratches or fails to show for an event, he/she is disqualified for the
remainder of the meet.
* Scoring - Individual and Relay 10 - 8 - 6 - 4- 3 - 2 -1
Reminders for all athletes:
1.Athletes must have shirts
and/or jerseys on at ALL times. Jerseys must be tucked in at the start of an
2.All athletes are to remain in
the southwest bleachers unless they are warming up for an event in the infield.
Setting up team tents behind the bleachers is prohibited. No athletes are
allowed behind the southwest bleachers.
3.Athletes are to report to the
Clerk of the Course no later than SECOND call. Any runner or relay team who has
not checked in by the third call will be disqualified. Please note: Once an
athlete has reported to the Clerk of Course, he/she should not leave until they
are dismissed by the Clerk to proceed to their race. After leaving the Clerk of
the Course, the runners should proceed to the start location of their race with
hip number in place on left hip (when appropriate). When they report, they
should know their heat and lane assignment.
4.All athletes MUST remove all
jewelry except for watches. This must be done before reporting to the
Clerk of the Course.
5. No electronics can be in the
competition area. It's best to be race ready when checking in with the Clerk of
Course, which includes not having electronics.