7th and 8th Grade Intramural Sports

Intramural cancellation announcements will be posted on the LPS athletics page – lps.org/athletics as well as on twitter – twitter.com/LPSAthletics and Facebook

 

7th and 8th grade track will begin on March 20th.  Practice will be from 3:10PM-4:30PM.

 

2019 Track Meet Schedule

Track and Field Event Order

 

SEVENTH/EIGHTH GRADE EXTRAMURAL TRACK AND FIELD GUIDELINES

National Federation Rules will apply with the following modification in rules listed below.

NO TEAM SCORES WILL BE KEPT

HIGH JUMP (Starting heights — Girls 3’-6”, Boys 4’-0”):

  • Raise 3” first two raises, then 2” (three misses at each height).
  • Athletes who can easily clear early heights are encouraged to “pass” those heights.

HURDLES:

Boys and Girls will both run 100m hurdles. (yellow marks)

Girls – 10 hurdles, 30”            Boys – 10 hurdles, 33”

GENERAL GUIDELINES:

A participant may enter only four events, including relays.

Each school may enter 8 individuals per grade in each event.  Each school may also enter two relay teams per grade in the 1600-meter relay and four teams in the 400-meter relay.

**City Meet will allow schools’ 3 entries per event and 1 relay per grade.

All participants (boys and girls) will throw the four kilo shot put.

All participants must wear shoes.

Starting will be done with a starting pistol.

Each individual will be allowed three (3) attempts at shot put, long jump and high jump.