34th Annual Cougar Classic

Maplewood, NJ
Hosted by Columbia HS
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The 34th Cougar Classic

Saturday April 15, 2017
Sponsored By Columbia Track and Field
Underhill Field (Mondo Track): 58 Burr Road Maplewood, NJ 07040
Dear Coach:
We cordially invite you to participate in the 34th Cougar Classic on Saturday April 15, 2017.
The meet will take place at our Underhill Field Complex. There will be awards for the top 3 places in all divisions. There is no team title for this meet.
Field and track events will begin at 8:30am. The meet will be held rain or shine. In case of inclement weather, events will be run at the discretion of the meet directors. There is no rain date.
Entries must be postmarked by Friday, April 7, 2017. Please include a check with your entry, payable to C.C.I.O.T.C.
Automatic timing will be provided. Meet must be entered on njrunners.com (Milespilt)
Refreshments will be sold at the meet.
Please read the guidelines carefully on the following pages. Don’t hesitate to contact us with questions:
Chris Faraone: 908-578-4276
Chuck Keegan 973-902-4918
Email: cfaraone9482@gmail.com - Chris Coachkeegan71@gmail.com- Chuck

See you on April 15th!!!
Sincerely,
Chris Faraone & Chuck Keegan

Attention Coaches
Important Pre Meet Information
* Please enter a seed mark for all events entered even if you enter a estimated time / mark. It will help us seed the meet properly.


* Print your Heat Sheets prior to your arrival on Saturday.

When completing your online entry, keep in mind that your entry fee is $24 per Relay entered.

NOTE
To avoid confusion on the day of the meet, please enter your complete team rosters into the MileSplit data base whether the athlete will be competing or not. Athletes cannot be added on the day of the meet.






DATE: Saturday, April 15, 2017
TIME: 9:00 am for track events ; 8:30 some field events
PLACE: Underhill Field – 58 Burr Road, Maplewood, NJ
RAIN OR SHINE
Once the meet starts, only athletes checked in to run will be allowed on the infield! Thanks in advance for your assistance in enforcing this rule.
1. Athletes wearing spikes are not permitted to wear spikes that extend more than ¼” from the sole of the racing shoe.
2. NFHS and NJSIAA rules will govern the meet. Only school-issued uniforms will be acceptable.
3. The referee and games committee will review any protests.
4. All throwing implements, batons and starting blocks must be supplied by participating schools.
5. Awards will consist of medals to all relay team members for the top three places in each division. In addition to medals the first place team will receive custom championship t-shirts.
6. Shots, Discs, and Javelins will be checked prior to the events – no nicks, dents, etc. on the implements.
7. All running relays will be final on time. We will seed each event that day based on realistic times projected for that day and on weather conditions. PLEASE BE HONEST IN SEEDING YOUR TEAMS.
8. All field relay teams are three person teams.
• Shot Put – three trials, NO FINALS. Each school is allowed 2 varsity boys teams, 2 varsity girls teams, 1 Novice boys team, and 1 Novice girls team. The frosh shot put will be contested with varsity shots.
• Discus – three trials, NO FINALS. Each school is allowed 2 varsity boys teams and 2 varsity girls teams. • Javelin – three trials, NO FINALS. Each school is allowed 1 varsity boys team and 1 varsity girls team. The boys event will be open flights from 8:30-11:30, girls open flights from 11:30-1:30, or at the conclusion of boys competition.
• Long Jump – three trials, NO FINALS. Each school is allowed 1 varsity boys team and 1 varsity girls team. The boys event will be an open pit from 9:00-11:00, girls open pit from 11:30-1:30, or at the conclusion of boys competition.
• Triple Jump – three trials, NO FINALS. Each school is allowed 1 varsity boys team and 1 varsity girls team. The girls event will be an open pit from 9:00-11:00, boys open pit from 11:30-1:30, or at the conclusion of girls competition.
• High Jump – SIX JUMP RULE. We will use two pit areas: frosh girls followed by varsity girls, each starting at 4’0”. At the other pit, frosh boys will start at 4’6” and continue through the varsity boys. The bar will be raised at 2” increments for all divisions. Each school is allowed 2 varsity boys teams, 2 varsity girls teams, 1 Novice boys team, and 1 Novice girls team.
10. Please note and abide by the entry limitations on the entry form. Though some events allow schools to enter more than one team, only the team with the best performance will be designated as a scoring team.
11. The meet directors reserve the right to modify the events and meet schedule based on weather conditions to ensure the athletes’ safety.


2017 Cougar Classic Order of Events
Once the meet starts, only athletes checked in to run will be allowed on the infield!
ORDER OF EVENTS
• Field Events – 8:30 am – All field relays are 3-person teams – NO FINALS

Shot Put Relay: Varsity Boys – Varsity Girls
Novice Shot Relay: Novice Boys – Novice Girls
Discus Relay: Varsity Girls – Varsity Boys
Javelin Relay OPEN FLIGHTS: Varsity Boys 8:30am - 10:00am Varsity Girls 11:00am - 1:00pm
Long Jump Relay OPEN PIT: Varsity Boys 9:00am - 11:00am Varsity Girls 11:30am - 1:30pm
Triple Jump Relay OPEN PIT Varsity Girls 9:00am - 11:00am Varsity Boys 11:30am - 1:30pm
High Jump Relay SIX JUMP RULE: Novice Girls followed by Varsity Girls Novice Boys followed by Varsity

•Track Events – 9:00 am – All events are final on time
Distance Medley (1200-400-800-1600): Varsity Girls Followed by Varsity Boys
Shuttle Hurdles Relay: Varsity Girls Followed by Varsity Boys
4x100m: Varsity Girls- Varsity Boys- Novice Girls- Novice Boys
4x800m(reverse order): Novice Girls- Novice Boys-Varsity Girls-Varsity Boys
4x200m: Varsity Girls- Varsity Boys- Novice Girls- Novice Boys
3x400h: Varsity Girls-Varsity Boys
Sprint Medley (400-200-200-800): Varsity Girls-Varsity Boys
4x400 (reverse order): Novice Boys-Novice Girls-Varsity Girls -Varsity boys

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