Carver Classic

The 19th Annual Bill Carver Track & Field Classic Invitational will be held on April 14, 2018. This event is sponsored by City of Fayetteville Parks & Recreation Department and Cumberland County Schools. Hosted by EE Smith HS.

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Please note: ALL HIGH SCHOOL CLASSIFCATION & PRIVATE SCHOOLS (OUT OF STATE HIGH SCHOOL TEAMS MAY PARTICIPATE).

LOCATION

The track facility is adjacent to Reid Ross Classical School, 3200 Ramsey Street, Fayetteville, NC. This is an 8 lane, 42 inches red all-weather track. It also has four long jump pits, and two shot put circles. The pole vault and wheel chair are newly added events. This site has been the location of many athletic events including, the CIAA Championship, the NC High School Regional Championship, and the Junior Olympic State Championship.

SANCTION

This meet is sanctioned with the NCHSAA. All athletes must belong to their high school team and must be accompanied by a coach from that school. The qualifying standards for ALL field events are: LJ boys 17′/ girls 13′, TJ boys 38′ / girls 27′, SP boys 40 / girls 28′, Discus boys 110′ / girls 84′,HJ boys 5’5″ / girls 4’4″, PV boys 8′ / girls 6′. All Field Event Participants will get at least 1 mark even if it does not meet the standard. The newly added wheelchair athlete events are shot put, discuss, 800m and 100m. Unified Track events long jump, shot put, 100m,, 400m and 4×100 relay and Amputee athlete events are long jump, 100m, 200m and 400m.

ENTRY DEADLINE

Each school is allowed to enter three (3) athletes per event. Each athlete may enter no more than four (4) events to include field events and relays. All entries must be received by 11:59 pm Sunday, April 8, 2018. No entries will be accepted after this date. No faxed entries will be accepted. Scratches will be done at the meet, (no replacement or add on). The make-up date is April 21. Go to http://www.nc.milesplit.com to register your team/athletes. For additional information contact meet director Mr. Mason billcarvertrackandfieldinv@yahoo.com,  Mr. Gibson mgibson@ci.fay.nc.us or Mr. L. Smalls  lawrencesmalls@ccs.k12.nc.us

FEES

$55 Per team or $95 for both girls and boys teams, or $25 per athlete will be charged.(TEAM is 4 or MORE athletes)

Make all checks payable to Cumberland County Schools Athletics. BRING YOUR CHECKS TO THE MEET.

DO NOT MAIL CHECKS

ADMISSION

There is a $5 admission fee for ALL spectators.

CHECK-IN

Team packets will be available for pick-up at the track beginning at 8:15 am Saturday prior to the meet. Coaches meeting will be held at 9:00 am. There will be no addition made after April 8.

WARM-UPS

The track may be used for warm-ups until 9:45 am April 14. After this time, all warm-ups should be done on the yellow football / soccer field. Please do not set up any tents on the multi-purpose fields. During the course of the meet, only those athletes called to their events will be allowed on the infield or track. Any other athlete on the infield will be DQ from the meet. Athletes should report to check-in by the second call after third call they will be scratched.

EQUIPMENT

1/8” spikes are recommended. Using spikes longer than ¼” will result in disqualification from that event. AUTOMATIC TIMING by FINISH LYNX and starting blocks will be provided. Each team must provide their throwing implements. Equipment check in is from 8:30 – 8:50am. Personal, Walkman-type radios are the only music systems allowed in the stadium.

RULES

All National Federation rules will be strictly enforced. Team scoring will be through eight places.

AWARDS

Trophies will be awarded to the top three teams in both boys and girls divisions. Medals will be awarded to the top three places in each event. The MVP track athlete and MVP field athlete in both boys and girls divisions will be given plaques. Outstanding Senior award will be awarded to a boy and girl athlete. Co-ed 1st place trophy for highest combined team score.

SOUVENIRS

Commemorative shirts will be on sale for $ 10 for small/medium,  $ 12 large and $ 15 for extra large and up.

CONCESSIONS

Food and drinks are available all day.

 DEADLINE

ENTRY DEADLINE IS Sunday April 8, 2018. For more information call: Mr. Mason at 910-703-6597 of Mason Unlimited Inc., Mr. Gibson of the Fayetteville Flyers Track Club at 910-332-1786 or Mr. Smalls, AD of E.E. Smith HS at 910-574-6199.

TRACK EVENTS (Girls precede Boys)

START TIME 10:00

100m High Hurdles – Prelims
110m High Hurdles -Prelims
100m Dash – Prelims
3200m Relay A Team – FINAL
3200m Relay B Team – FINAL
200m Dash – Prelims

BREAK

ALL EVENTS ARE FINAL – HS Girls follow by Boys

100m High Hurdles
110m High Hurdles
100m Dash – Wheelchair => AMPUTEE =>UNIFIED => HS Girls follow by HS Boys
800m Relay A Team
800m Relay B Team
1600m Run
400m Relay 
A Team – UNIFIED => HS Girls follow by HS Boys
400m Relay 
B Team
400m Dash – AMPUTEE =>UNIFIED => HS Girls follow by HS Boys
300m Low Hurdles
300m Intermediate Hurdles
800m Run – Wheelchair => HS Girls follow by HS Boys
200m Dash – UNIFIED => HS Girls follow by HS Boys
3200m Run (Girls)
3200m Run (Boys)
1600m Relay A Team
1600m Relay B Team
6400m Relay (Both B/G)

FIELD EVENTS

START TIME 9:30

Pole Vault (Boys preceded Girls)

START TIME 9:30

High Jump    (HS Girls precede HS Boys)
Long Jump (Boys pit A) (near shot put area) – AMPUTEE =>UNIFIED => follow by HS Boys
Long Jump (Girls pit B) (near score board) – AMPUTEE =>UNIFIED => follow by HS Girls
Shot Put (Girls) – Wheelchair => UNIFIED => follow by HS Girls
Discus (Boys) – Wheelchair => UNIFIED => follow by HS Boys

START TIME 11:00

Shot Put (Boys) – Wheelchair => UNIFIED => follow by HS Boys
Discus (Girls) – Wheelchair => UNIFIED => follow by HS Girls
Triple Jump (Boys pit A) (near shot put area)
Triple Jump (Girls pit B) (near score board)