MITCA State Team Championship Meet - Saturday May 23, 2009 at Kent City

MITCA State Team Championship Meet - Saturday May 23, 2009 at Kent City

MITCA State Team Championship Meet - Saturday May 23, 2009 at Kent City

Subject: MITCA State Team Championship Meet - Saturday May 23, 2009 at Kent City

The MIchigan Interscholastic Track Coaches Association (MITCA) State Team Championship will be contested Saturday, May 23, 2009 at Kent City High School, Kent City, MI.

Time Schedule
9:30: Boys Pole Vault
10:00: Field Events Girls Discus and Long Jump (2nd session will be 45 minutes after completion of 1st session)
11:00: 3200 Relay Girls First
11:30: Parade of Athletes This is really nice, Teams get introduced and parade down the front stretch
12:00: Regular order of events begins with the girls 100 HH

Initial seeding lists have been posted here:
http://michigancrosscountry.com/2009/05/18/mitca-team-state-meet-d3/

Results from the meet will also be posted Saturday night.

Ten boys teams and twelve girls teams are competing and each team is either a regional champion or regional runner-up.

1 Confirmed Boys: Allendale
2 Confirmed Boys: Charlevoix
3 Confirmed Boys: Clare
4 Confirmed Boys: Frankenmuth
5 Confirmed Boys: Freeland
6 Confirmed Boys: GR West Catholic
7 Confirmed Boys: Kingsley
8 Confirmed Boys: Laingsburg
9 Confirmed Boys: Livonia Clarenceville
10 Confirmed Boys: Vermontville Maple Valley

1 Confirmed Girls: Adrian Madison
2 Confirmed Girls: Benzie Central
3 Confirmed Girls: Charlevoix
4 Confirmed Girls: Frankenmuth
5 Confirmed Girls: GR West Catholic
6 Confirmed Girls: Kent City
7 Confirmed Girls: Lansing Catholic
8 Confirmed Girls: Olivet
9 Confirmed Girls: Onsted
10 Confirmed Girls: Saginaw Swan Valley
11 Confirmed Girls: Saginaw Valley Lutheran
12 Confirmed Girls: Schoolcraft

The meet format scores three athletes from each school in each event, so every athlete contributes to the team point total.  The concept will determine who has the best blend of star power and team depth and thus is the best overall team in Michigan in that division.

For more information about MITCA see:
http://mitca.org/

For more information on the history of this meet see:
http://huron2.aaps.k12.mi.us/hurontf/wtf/teamstate/index.html

Additional information about the D3 meet is available from:
Don Passenger, D3 Entry Coordinator, [email protected] or 616-821-3156
The D1 and D2 meets will be conducted also Saturday at Jenison High School.  Please contact Leroy Hackley for information on those meets.  Teams participating in those meets as of this time are listed here:
http://michigancrosscountry.com/michigan_track_cross_country_forum/showthread.php?tid=856&pid=2607#pid2607

The D4 meets will be conducted  also Saturday at Goble High School. Please contact Lowie van Staveren for information about that meet.

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