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Mercy Invitational - Saturday, August 25, 2012
7:30 Coaches Meeting on Track
8:00 Girls Varsity Race
8:35 Boys Varsity Race
9:10 Boys JV Race
9:45 Girls JV Race
10:20 MS Combined Boys/Girls
10:30 Award for HS Races on Practice Field
-Varsity races will be limited to 10 competitors per team, while there will be no cap on JV participants.
-There will be a middle school race to follow the JV and Varsity races.
-Long and short sleeve t-shirts as well as dry-fits will be sold by Eagles Sportz.
-Tshirts will be given to the top finishers in the HS and MS races.
Registration: You must register by emailing Coach Matt Hofkes as soon as possible. This meet fills up quickly. We will cap the teams participating at 25.
Entries: Online entries will be done this year using Milesplit.
Cost: $120 per high school ($60 Boys, $60 Girls). If you are bringing a middle school team add $3 per athlete to your entry fee ($50 maximum for the Middle School Race). Please make checks payable to 'Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School' and mail to 861 Evander Holyfield Hwy, Fayetteville, GA 30214
Course: 1.05 mile loop course. Course is mostly wooded trails, along with two open fields. Runners finish with a 300 meter stretch on the stadium track. The course has been widened on the north side of our campus to open up the race.
Scoring / Timing:
Varsity: 10 runners, 5 scored (FAT timing)
JV: Unlimited runners, 5 scored. All athletes must be able to finish in less than 30 minutes. (FAT timing)
MS: Unlimited runners, 5 scored. (FAT timing)
Parking: There will be a $5 per car fee for all non-athletes and coaches. Please inform race spectators from your team.
Note that these instructions are on the US Portal and you will have to return to your state site to actually find your team and enter the meet.