“Fit In” Middle School Track Invitational
April 25 @ 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
The Leadership, Innovation, and Outreach team is excited to announce the First Annual “Fit In” Middle School Track Invitational! Each district in Riverside County is invited to send 20 middle school students to compete. Be sure to review the event details below and REGISTER your district online today!
Saturday April 25, 2020, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM – DOWNLOAD Schedule for the Day
Vista Murrieta Mesa High School, 24801 Monroe Ave, Murrieta, CA 92562
Levels of Competition
- Unified Girls
- Unified Boys
- 6th Grade Girls
- 6th Grade Boys
- 7th Grade Girls
- 7th Grade Boys
- 8th Grade Girls
- 8th Grade Boys
Events to be Contested and Number of Entries Per School District
|Events||Entries Per Level|
|4×100 Relay||2 Teams (1 Team= 4 Members from the Same Middle School)|
|800 Meters||3 Individuals|
|100 Meters||3 Individuals|
|1600 Meters||3 Individuals|
|200 Meters||2 Individuals|
|High Jump||2 Individuals|
|Long Jump||2 Individuals|
|Shot Put||2 Individuals (4 Kilogram/8.8 Pound Shots)|
Qualifying for County Championships
Districts have multiple ways of selecting their teams to compete at the county championships.
- Run a district track and field meet before the RCOE Meet
- Have each middle school make nominations or selections for each event
- District office may come up with their own selection process
Entries will be compiled and completed by each school district on a Excel spreadsheet provided by the Riverside County Office of Education. All spreadsheets must be returned to the Riverside County Office of Education. Please email Keyisha Holmes at KHolmes@rcoe.us and John Broussard at email@example.com no later than April 12th.
Team/District Scoring Per Event:
1st Place – 10 Points
2nd Place – 8 Points
3rd Place – 6 Points
4th Place – 4 Points
5th Place – 2 Points
6th Place – 1 Point
AWARDS: There will be district team scoring and district trophy/plaques given out at the conclusion of the meet. Trophy/plaques will be given to the top 2 districts in the following 8 levels: Unified Girls and Boys, 6th Grade Girls and Boys, 7th Grade Girls and Boys, 8th Grade Girls and Boys, along with a Sweepstakes Trophy given to the district that scores the most combined points in all 8 levels.
Medals will be awarded to 1st through 6th place per event in each level.
Team check-in will begin at 8 AM by the visitor’s ticket booth. Packets and heat sheets will be available at this time. The meet will begin at 9AM.
All participants should sit in the east stands during the meet. Access to the warm-up area and back to the stands will be south of the stands and track through the gate adjacent to the south stands. Shade structures are allowed only in upper portion of the stands.
No Spikes or Blocks will be allowed
Starting Height/ Field events:
Starting heights for high jump will be determined after all of the entries are compiled. In the long jump and shot put, the events we will conducted in flights. Athletes in each individual flight will rotate until all three trials are completed.
There will be an athletic trainer on site all day. Please be aware that we will not provide tape for your athletes. If a school provides tape, we will tape them.
Spectator seating will be on the south side bleachers away from the press box.
A fully stocked snack bar will be utilized. Drinks, breakfast snacks and lunch items will be for sale. We will also have healthy snacks available.
Coaches Hospitality Room:
Come join your fellow coaches in the all-day (or until the food runs out) hospitality room. It will be located the flagpole and seating area in the breezeway behind home side bleachers the room is labeled #106. Please do not allow any athletes to join you in this room.
The warm-up area will be located on the baseball outfield area. This is located on the lower fields behind the scoreboard. Please only utilize the outfield area and have students stay off the infield and out of the team bench areas. Please listen for event calls from the stadium public address system as they are made. A small grass warm-up area is available next to the clerk/ staging area for continued warm-up as other heats are being run.
CLERK OF THE COURSE:
The clerk of the course will be located in the south west corner of the stadium. Field event athletes should report to their respective event area to check in for competition. Athletes are responsible for checking in with the clerk at the last call for their event.
30 minutes prior to event – first call
20 minutes prior to event – second call
10 minutes prior to event – third call
Athletes in BOTH a field event and running event must keep up on the time schedule and calls for their events. A field event athlete must return and check-in with the clerk and go to the staging area if in a track event. Failure to do so will result in a scratch. ALL athletes in running events must check-in with the clerk of the course in the staging area. Field athletes checking out from a field event to run must return immediately after running to finish their event trials. Athletes will be assigned lanes, given hip numbers for the finish timing system and then taken to the start.
Directions to school:
From Riverside: I-215 south through Menifee, exit Los Alamos turn right. go about a mile and turn right on Monroe. school is on your left.
From Corona: I-15 south through Murrieta, exit Cal Oaks Rd. Turn left on Cal oaks. go about a half mile turn right on Monroe. School is on your right when you go through the first light.
BUS DROP-OFF IN FRONT OF IS IN FRONT OF THE GYM, FIRST BUILDING AS YOU VEER LEFT IN THE PARKING LOT. ONCE ATHLETES ARE DROPPED OFF PLEASE PARK BUSES IN THE BACK OF THE PARKING LOT.