Lecanto Invitational 2021

Lecanto, FL

Meet Information



ENTRIES CLOSE WEDNESDAY, September 8, 6 p.m.. NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED. If you have any concerns please let them know before that time. Thanks

As of August 11, THIS MEET IS NOW CLOSED FOR HIGH SCHOOL TEAMS> MIDDLE SCHOOLS CAN STILL ENTER.  You can contact Coach Cuellar or Coach Simmons of Lecanto if you wish to be put on a waiting list.  Thank you.


As of July 26, there is room for two more high school teams.  Unlimited on middle school.  

Limited to first 35 teams for high school division. Varsity will have seven runners.

For middle school division, runners can compete unattached or with a team.

Entries close September 8,  6 p.m.

Lecanto Invitational

Middle School, JV and Varsity Divisions

September 11, 2021

Middle schools - ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL students can enter. Please contact Coach Cuellar for any additional concerns.

IMPORTANT: The Middle School Race (s) will begin at the park where the high school races begin. It will end at same finish line. From the finish line to the start is about 10 minutes from each other. The middle school event will NOT cross the road up front.

Lecanto High School

For More Information contact Coach Nate Cuellar at cuellarn@citrus.k12.fl.us or Coach Ben Simmons at simmonsb@citrus.k12.fl.us

First 35 high school teams will be taken.


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CONCESSIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE for such an early start!!

For varsity, there will be 7 runners allowed.

JV races are unlimited.

Middle school division is unlimited.

Middle school division will run 3K.



PARKING- Spectators:

Fans will enter down toward schools in both lanes. Entry fee will be paid at gate. There will Be NO PARKING fee. All will be paid at gates.

6:45 Middle School Coaches' Meeting at the Finish line on the track.-- Make sure boys are on the line by 7:05. Coaches' meeting will simply be thank you and review of course if needed. If you have your packets and have no questions, you do not need to come.

7:10 Coaches Meeting at the Finish line on the track.

7:05 Middle School Boys' 3K Race

7:15  Middle School Girls' 3K Race

(For middle school= 150 runners and less, all will run together at 7:20 and will sort by gender after race. If more than 150 runners, the above schedule will be used)

8:00am Girls' Varsity

8:40am Boys' Varsity

9:15am Boys' JV

9:25 am Girls' JV

Cost is $90.00 per school or $45.00 per gender for High School

Cost is $30.00 per school/team or $20.00 per gender for middle school

Middle School participants can run unattached= $5.00

Checks made payable to:

Lecanto High School

ATT: Cross Country Invitational

3810 West Educational Path

Lecanto Florida 34461

There will be a small concession.

Middle school awards will begin at 7:55 or as soon as girls' results are compiled. They will conclude during the girls' varsity race. If there is an overlap, they will conclude during the boys' varsity race. The awards will take place in the stands.

Varsity and JV awards will follow the completion of the JV Race. The awards will take place in the stands.

We will have medals for 1-15 for Varsity

We will have medals 1-5 for JV

There will be team trophies for Champion and Runner up.

Middle School awards= MEDALS FOR 1st-3rd PLACES

We will use bibs. There will be chute operators recording bibs, finish line video to verify all results for all events. The varsity will be chip timed.