State Meet Preview: Field Events

Clovis West senior Elizabeth Funk leads the state in the pole vault. (DeAnna Turner photo)


The 101st CIF-State T&F Championships is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, May 24-25 at Veterans Memorial Stadium on the Buchanan High School campus in Clovis. Prelims in all events except the 3200 run will be held Friday. All finals, including the 3200, will be held Saturday. 

Friday, gates are scheduled to open at 2 p.m., field qualifying is set to start at 3 p.m., with the first gun of track qualifying scheduled for 5 p.m.
Saturday, gates open at 3:30 p.m. with field event finals getting underway at 4:30 p.m. and the first track event final at 6 p.m. 

On the following pages, you will find an event-by-event look at the top contenders in boys and girls field events.  This is one of three event-specific preview articles leading to this year's championship meet.