Clovis West Frosh-Soph Showcase 2009

Clovis, CA

Meet Information

Clovis West Track and Field

Clovis West Frosh/Soph Showcase

Dear Coach,

The Clovis West Track and Field Program would like to invite you to participate in the
5th annual Clovis West Frosh-Soph Showcase to be held at Clovis West High School on
Friday March 27, 2009. The meet will start at 2:30pm with the field events and 3:00pm
for the running events.

All field events and laned events will be limited to the top 18 and top 25 in the distance
events. (800 through 3200)

Entries need to be mail by Saturday March 14.

If you have any questions about the meet, feel free to call Martin Palavicini at Clovis
West 559-327-2195 or by cell 559-260-1080, or by email

Enclosed you will find other information about the meet along with a time schedule.

Entry fees are $5 per athlete and $10 per relay team with a maximum fee of $180 per
school. Checks are to be made payable to Clovis West Track & Field. Entry fees are due
the day of the meet. Late entries will not be processed.

Mail checks to:
Clovis West High School
1070 E. Teague Avenue
Fresno, CA 93720
Attention: Martin Palavicini

Hope to see you there and good luck this season.

Martin Palavicini
Head Track Coach
Clovis West High School

Track Event Rules

1. Lanes will be assigned on a first come first served basis. Make sure your athletes sign in on time and
faster athletes sign in for the first two heats.

2. No calls will be made for events over the PA system. Athletes will report to the clerk of the course/
holding area 15 minutes before the start of their event. All field events athletes will report to the event
site 30 minutes prior to the start of the event.

3. A three-turn stager will be used in the 1600m relay.

Field Event Rules:

1. All field event athletes will report directly to their event area. Athletes not reporting by the start of the
event will be not be allowed to sign in.

2. If an athlete is competing in a running event, please notify the field event judge and then go to the
event. The athlete will then have 10 minutes to return to the event.

3. No athlete may enter an event once it has started.

4. There will be 4 trials in the field events. There will be no finals.

5. In the high jump and in the pole vault, once the bar has been raised, it will not be lowered.

6. In the vertical throws and jumps, the athletes will compete in flights of 10. Athletes will take one
attempt at a time, until all attempts are completed. Then, the next flight will do so. In the pole vault and
high jump, continuing flights will be used.

7. The high jump will move as follows:
Frosh/Soph Girls: 4'5", 4'7", 4'9", 4'11", 5'1" etc.
Frosh/Soph Boys: 5'1", 5'3", 5'5", 5'7", 5'9" etc.

8. The pole vault will move as follows:
Frosh/Soph Girls: 6'0", 6'6", 7', 7'6", 8', 8'6", 9' etc.
Frosh/Soph Boys: 8'0", 9'0", 9