Archive for April 6th, 2017

Niles West Invitational

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REVISED Lineups are posted.

Be at school at 7:15 am.

Coaches meeting at 8:15 am.

Please dress for very cool weather.  There will be patchy frost in the early morning.  The weather report is for a mostly sunny morning with warming to 64 degrees.  Wind is always a factor at Niles West, so think wind chill.  We will be there from 8am to approximately 2pm.  Layer your sweats.  Wear a hat and gloves.  Wear a coat.  Wear tights.  Put on two pairs of socks.  

Bring an old blanket.  You can use this to wrap around yourself at the starting line and finish line when you need to discard and put on clothing quickly.

Semis for 100m, 110m HH, and 200m dash begin at 9:00 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—4 jumps, no finals. Shot and discus–three throws, top 7 to finals.

2 entries per event for all events. (Including shot and discus this year.)

Teams competing:

  1. Fenwick
  2. Mather
  3. Northside College Prep
  4. Northridge Prep
  5. Payton Prep
  6. U of C Lab School
  7. Niles West
  8. Yorkville

Notes: No pin spikes.  Only pyramid spikes.  Shot and Discus rings are cement.  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: