Archive for April, 2012

Lineups for St. Ignatius are posted


The lineups for St. Ignatius are posted.

Please dress and be ready to go immediately after 11th period.  We’re boarding the bus at 3:20pm.  The meet is scheduled to begin at 4pm or when all teams have arrived.

Normal order of events.  2 levels.

Friar Relays Meet Information


All athletes are expected to attend on Sunday.  Varsity members will be helping to run the meet.

Please be at school at 9:15am.

The field events are scored as relays.  Top three marks are added together to determine the team score.

Order of running events:

A) 4 x 1600m relay

B) Pentathlon 100m dash

C) 100m dash prelims

D) 4 x 800m relay

E) 4 x 100m relay

F) Sprint Medley Relay (400-200-200-800)

G) 100m dash semi-finals

H) Pentathlon 110m low hurdles

I) 4 x 110m shuttle hurdle relay

J) 4 x 200m relay

K) Pentathlon 1600m run

L) 1600m run

M) 100m dash finals

N) Distance Medley Relay (800-400-1200-1600)

O) 4 x 400m relay



Lineups for this Friday and Sunday are posted.


Be ready to board the bus at 2:35 pm on Friday.  If you have 11th period, you will be on early dismissal.  Please dress immediately after 10th period.  Report to the glass doors area.

Weigh-in for shots and discs will take place in the gym lobby prior to 4:15 pm.

Scratches/substitutions may be made from 3:45-4:15pm

1/4 or 1/8 inch spikes only.

Running events will be hand-timed.

Pole vault begins at 4:30pm.

All athletes must report to the bullpen on the south end of the track by second call for their event.

Field events begin at 5pm.  Prelims begin at 5:30pm.

A) 100m dash prelims

B) 110m HH prelims

C) 4 x 800m relay

D) 4 x 100m relay

E) 110m HH finals

F) 100m dash finals

G) Sprint medley (200-200-400-800)

H) 4 x 110m low hurdle shuttle relay

I) Distance Medley (800-400-1200-1600)

J) 4 x 200m relay

K) 1600m run

L) 4 x 400m relay



Changes to Urbana Lineup


Changes to the Urbana Lineup have been posted.

Lineups and meet information for Urbana Invitational


Bus leaves at 5:30am.  Please be on time.

Bring: plenty of warm clothes, pillow, blanket, food, drink, rain gear, homework or other material to pass the time, sunscreen, and money for dinner after the meet.

We will be stopping at a buffet restaurant on the way home.

Frosh-soph events are limited to field events and relays.  Frosh-soph can compete on both levels.

Teams competing: Argo, Champaign Central, Danville, De La Salle, Effingham, Fenwick, MacArthur, Manual, Mattoon, Peoria Christian, Rich South, Urbana, Zion-Benton

Pole vault starting height: 7’6″ F/S,  8’6″ V

High jump start: 4’10” F/S, 5’2″ V

LJ, TJ, shot, discus: 4 trials and no finals, cafeteria style (90 minutes for the jumps)

All field events begin at 9:30am.

Awards: F/S and V medals for 1 thru 3 and ribbons for 4-6

This is a brand new track and FAT timing will be used.

Lineups are on the lineups page.

Order of events starting at 9:30 am

110m HH prelims

100m dash prelims

F/S 3200m relay

Varsity 3200m run (heat 1)

200m dash prelims

Varsity 3200m relay

F/S 400m relay

Varsity 400m relay

3200m run (heat 2)

110m HH finals

100m dash finals

800m run

F/S 800m relay

Varsity 800m relay

400m dash

300m Intermediate Hurdles

1600m run

200m dash

F/S 1600m relay

Varsity 1600m relay






Lineups for Niles West Invitational are posted


Be at school at 7:15 am.

Coaches meeting at 8:30 am. Semis for 100m, 110m HH, and 200m dash begin at 8:45 am. Field events begin at 9:00 am. Frosh/Soph 3200m will run between the 110m HH and 200m dash.

5 alive for HJ and PV LJ and TJ are cafeteria style. shot and discus–three throws, no finals

There will be a weight man relay. Any throwers that show up on Saturday can throw (only top two count) and can participate in the relay.

Teams competing:

  1. Antioch
  2. Fenwick
  3. Plainfield East
  4. Mather
  5. Northside College Prep
  6. Yorkville
  7. Matea Valley
  8. Rich Central
  9. Huntley
  10. Urbana
  11. Niles West

Notes: No pin spikes.  Only pyramid spikes.  3 attempts in the long jump, triple jump, shot, and discus.  No finals for field events.  Long jump and triple jump are cafeteria style.

Niles West High School is in Niles on Oakton Street just west of the Edens expressway:


The Lineups for Oak Park are posted on the Lineups page


The bus will leave at 3:30pm on Tuesday.  The meet is at Concordia.

The temperatures are predicted to be in the low 60s.  Rain is in the forecast.  Dress warm.  Thermal wear, hat, and gloves are highly recommended, as is a rain jacket.