Calendar

Jul
26
Fri
Detweiller At Dark (Peoria) @ Detwiller Park
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm – Jul 27 @ 2:00 am

 

Detweiller Park

PACKET PICKUP: Packet pickup will be available from 11am – 7pm on Thursday, July 25th at Running Central and from 3:00pm – 6:45pm on race day.
Participants will receive an official Detweiller at Dark Brooks shirt, custom race bib, and virtual packet.
RACE DAY:
Open Race starts at 7:00 pm – This is for all post collegiate athletes and weekend warriors!  Co-Ed however, there are NO CO-ED TEAMS.
Jr. High Girls starts at 8:00 pm (Ages up to 14)
Jr. High Boys starts at 8:30 pm (Ages up to 14)
High School Girls starts at 9:00 pm (Ages 13 to 19)
High School Boys starts at 9:45 pm (Ages 13 to 19)
Graduating students have the option to run up a level or stay in the level they just completed in school.  IE, a High School student who just graduated in May of 2018 can still participate in the High School Boys Race or can opt to run in the Open Race.
There are no refunds and no transfers.
Aug
27
Tue
Tom Wickham Memorial Invitational @ Leo French Memorial Park
Aug 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

fairfield cross country course

Girl’s Race @ 4:00 P.M.

Boy’s Varsity Race @ 4:30 P.M.

Boy’s JV Race @ 5:00 P.M.

Course Length = 3.0 Miles

Maximum of seven runners per race, except in the JV

Location:              Leo French Park

Awards:    Individuals:

Boys Trophies                1 – 5

Girls Trophies                1 – 5

JV Medals (B & G)         1 – 3

Parking:                Enter Leo French Park and park north of the Little Red Schoolhouse

Teams Invited:      Fairfield, Lawrenceville, Newton, Mt. Carmel, Carmi, North Clay, Richland County, Hamilton County, Webber

Aug
31
Sat
MELHS Invitational @ SIU-Edwardsville
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Girl’s Race @ 9:30 A.M.

Boy’s Race @ 10:15 A.M. (or 5 minutes after the last girl runner)

Course= 3.1 Miles (5K w/ Hills)

Awards = Plaques to top three teams (Girls & Boys) = Medals to top 100 runners in both divisions

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Sep
4
Wed
NCOE @ NCOE HIgh School
Sep 4 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Everyone will run at 3:00 or 3:30 p.m. dependent on if all teams are present at 3:00 p.m.

 

 

Sep
10
Tue
Mr. “A” Race @ Benton City Park
Sep 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Boy’s race/5:00 PM:  Teams may enter any number of boys.  Only the top seven (7) members of a team will be used in the team scoring.  Twenty (20) individual t-shirts will be awarded.  No team awards will be given.
Girl’s race/5:45 PM:  Teams may enter any number of girls.  Only the top seven (7) members of a team will be used in the team scoring.  Twenty (20) individual t-shirts will be awarded.  No team awards will be given.
The Course:  The course is same as 2018. The course is located completely within the Benton Community Park.  The distance is 2.92 miles for boys and girls.  The course consists of grass and wooded trails with several short hills and does cross a road several times.  Flats or spikes may be worn.

 

Sep
12
Thu
West Frankfort Invitational @ West Frankfort City Park
Sep 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

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Girl’s Race @ 4:30 P.M.

Boy’s Varsity @ 5:00 P.M.

Open @ 5:30 P.M.

Course = 3.0 Miles

Awards = First 20 Varsity Finishers in Girl’s and Boy’s Varsity Races

Sep
19
Thu
NCOE Invitational @ NCOE High School
Sep 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Dave Gray Invitational Cross Country Meet

Norris City-Omaha-Enfield  High School

Thursday, September 19, 2019

 

High School Girls———————–3:30

High School Boys———————-4:00

 

RACE DISTANCE:  2.95 miles

 

COMPETITION:  Each team may enter only seven runners in each race of which the    first five will score team points.  Each runner may compete in only one race.

 

 

AWARDS:  Team trophies to the first and second place teams

Individual medals to the first 25 places

 

*The school building will be locked during the meet.  Please bring water for your team.  Porta-potties will be available.

 

Sep
21
Sat
Olney Invitational @ Olney Community College
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Location:              Olney Central College

305 N. West St.

 

Format:                9:30 a.m.    Girls Race (Unlimited Entries)

10:15 a.m.  Boys Varsity Race (Unlimited Entries)

 

Course Distance:   2.96 miles

 

Schools:

Altamont                      Herrin                            Odin

Benton                          Hutsonville                     Olney

Breese-Mater Dei       Lawrenceville                 Princeton, IN

Casey                             Marshall                         Robinson

Centralia                       Mattoon                         Salem

Dieterich                       Mt. Carmel                     Teutopolis

Effingham                     Mt. Vernon                    Wayne City

Fairfield                         Newton

Hamilton County         North Clay

 

Varsity Awards:    Trophies  –   Top 4 Teams

Medals    –   Top 50 Individuals

Ribbons  –   next 50 finishers

 

Sep
24
Tue
Harrisburg Meet @ SIC College, Harrisburg, IL
Sep 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Everyone runs at 4:30 p.m.

Sep
28
Sat
Freeburg Invitational @ Smithton Park
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

2019 Freeburg Community High School
CROSS COUNTRY INVITATIONAL

DATE : Saturday , SEPTEMBER 28, 2019

LOCATION : Smithton Village Park (Memorial Street)

COURSE : 3.0 MILES (BOYS AND GIRLS): Combination of grass and asphalt. It will be the location of the 2017

8:15: Coaches Meeting

9:00: Varsity Girls’ Race (max of 10 per team)
9:45: Varsity Boys’ Race (max of 10 per team)
10:15: Open Boys’ and Girls’ Race (Unlimited entries)
11:00: Awards Ceremony

THERE WILL BE TEAM AWARDS FOR 1 st , 2nd , & 3 rd PLACES IN BOTH VARSITY RACES.

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS
** VARSITY RACES (GIRLS’ & BOYS’): TOP 5 FINISHERS RECEIVE TROPHIES; NEXT 25 FINISHERS RECEIVE MEDALS
** OPEN RACE: TOP 20 GIRLS RECEIVE MEDALS
** OPEN RACE: TOP 20 BOYS RECEIVE MEDALS

The varsity runners will be those that are on the line when the gun goes off for the varsity race. All others will be open runners in the open race. There will be no need to specify the varsity squad before the race.

Results: You and your runners will be able to print off the results for each of the three races later that evening by going to aliasracemanagement.com .

Directions to the Park : The park is on the south end of town. You will come into Smithton on Highway 159. If you are coming from the north (from Belleville), you will turn right on Memorial Street. If you are coming from the south (from Red Bud), you will turn left on Memorial Street. Once on Memorial Street, you will drive a few blocks down the road and the park will be straight ahead.

Buses will park at the Smithton Senior Center, which is just south of the city park along Highway 159. There will be plenty of parkingavailable for parents and other spectators.

Course Description: We will have maps for you (with color-coded lines indicating the direction the runners should run) included in your packets when you arrive. This should be a very fast course, as it is very flat.

There is a paved asphalt trail that circles the park.  NO SPIKES ARE ALLOWED!!!

The Smithton Village Park is a beautiful venue for a cross country meet, and we feel your runners will have a great experience.

Concession Stand will be open and T-shirts will be available.

 

Oct
5
Sat
Carterville Invitational @ John A. Logan College
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Carterville Cross Country Invitational will be held at JOHN A. LOGAN COLLEGE.

Date: Saturday, October 5th 2019

Location: John A. Logan College
700 Logan College Road Carterville, Illinois 62918

Order of Events:
o 9:15 AM Coaches meeting @ the starting line.
o 10:00 AM Varsity Boys
o 10:30 AM Varsity Girls
o 11:10 AM Open Race

Course: The course is three miles on mostly grass. There is one road crossing, a small section on asphalt and a short gravel path.

Awards:
o Team Awards: Plaque to top boys team and top girls team
o Individual Awards: Top 15 individuals will receive T-shirts
o Open: No awards given

Scoring: For varsity races, the top 5 runners on each team will be scored, running 7 per team. Ties will be determined by the 6th runner. Open will not be scored and will have unlimited entries.

NO SPIKES ALLOWED INSIDE JOHN A. LOGAN’S FACILITIES.

Restrooms will be located in the concession building by the baseball field.

Bus parking: Buses should use the West entrance and park in the lot by the tennis courts.

Oct
9
Wed
Harrisburg Invitational @ Southeastern Illinois College
Oct 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Coaches Meeting @ 4:10 p.m.

Boys Varsity  @  4:30 p.m.

Girls Varsity  @  5:00 p.m.

Open Race  @  5:30 p.m.

Course Length: 3.0 Miles

Course: Mostly Grass

Awards:

  • 1 Team Trophy Boys Varsity –      Ind. Medals 1st – 20th
  • 1 Team Trophy Girls Varsity –      Ind. Medals 1st – 20th
  • Boys Open Race –                            Ind. Medals 1st – 10th
  • Girls Open Race –                            Ind. Medals 1st – 10th
Oct
15
Tue
Hamilton County Invitational @ Dolan Lake
Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Fresh / Soph Boy’s Race – 4:00 p.m. – Awards for top 10 Places

Girl’s Varsity Race – 4:30 p.m. – Awards for top 15 Places

Boy’s Varsity Race – 5:10 p.m. – Awards for top 15 Places

Course: 2.9 Miles

Oct
17
Thu
Black Diamond Conference – Hosted By Hamilton County @ Dolan Lake
Oct 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Course Map:

Course location: Dolan Lake, McLeansboro, Illinois

Girl’s Race – Report Time – 3:50 P.M.  – Race Time – 4:00 P.M.

Boy’s Race – Report Time – 4:30 P.M. – Race Time – 4:40 P.M.

Open Race – Report Time – 5:10 P.M. – Race Time – 5:20 P.M.

Course:

2.9 Miles

Awards:

1st Place Boys’ Team Trophy

1st Place Girls’ Team Trophy

1st-5th Place Varsity Boys’ Individual Medals / All Conference

1st-5th Place Varsity Girls’ Individual Medals / All Conference

Oct
21
Mon
Benton Invitational @ Benton City Park
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

BENTON INVITATIONAL

10/21/2019

 

Varsity Boys Race @ 4:00 p.m.  –  Awards for top 20 places – t-shirts

Varsity Girls Race @ 4:45 p.m. – Awards for top 20 places – t-shirts.

Open Race @ 5:15 p.m. – Awards for top 10 Boys – t-shirts and top 10 Girls- t-shirts.

Course: 2.92 Miles

Oct
26
Sat
Regionals – West Frankfort @ Southeastern Illinois College
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

 

IHSA REGIONAL CROSS COUNTRY

SATURDAY, October 26, 2019

Location:             West Frankfort Park, West Frankfort, IL. (2.75 mile course)

 

Varsity Girls Race (10:00am)

Varsity Boys Race (10:45am)

 

Entries for Regional will follow the IHSA procedure for Coaches and the Online list of participants.

Information for Online Team Roster/List of Participants is at IHSA website.

Coaches will need to bring a hard copy of participants printed directly from IHSA website to meet.

Race Numbers:    Will be worn by all participants and the name/school portion of the tag

will be removed in the chute.  Runners should remain in order

                               not leave the chute until their tags have been pulled in the correct       

                               finish order.

 T-Shirts:         IHSA Regional T-Shirts will be available for purchase at the meet. The

price is $17 for a short sleeve and $22 for a long sleeve.

 

Coaches meeting:      This meeting will begin at the starting line at 8:15 am

1)         Coaches will receive a separate packet for all boys and girls on the

            submitted roster.

2)        Bib #’s will be assigned.

3)        Bib # is to be pinned to the front of the singlet.

4)       The bottom of the Bib # will be removed for scoring when the runner is at

            the end of the finish chute.

5)       Do not pin the bottom portion of the bib #.

 Girls Race:     Begins at 10:00 am  Runners must be at the start line by 8:40 am for uniform check.  The starting boxes must be clear of coaches and all other non-participants by 8:55.

 Boys Race:     Begins at 10:45 am  Runners must be at the start line by 9:25 am for uniform check.  The starting boxes must be clear of coaches and all other non-participants by 9:40.

 

Nov
2
Sat
Sectionals – Benton @ Benton City Park
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm


SECTIONALS

Location:        Benton Community Park (2.92 mile course)

Coaches Meeting (9:15am)

National Anthem (9:50am)

Girls Race (10:00am) – need to be at box by 9:45

Boys Race (11:00am) – need to be at box by 10:45

Girls and Boys Awards (12:00pm – 12:15pm)

 

Entries for Sectional will follow the IHSA procedure for Coaches and the Online list of participants.

Coaches meeting:    This meeting will begin at the starting line at 9:15 am

Girls Race:    Begins at 10:00am Runners must be at the start line by 9:45 am for uniform check.  The starting boxes must be clear of coaches and all other non-participants by 9:55.

Boys Race:    Begins at 11:00 am Runners must be at the start line by 10:45 am for uniform check.  The starting boxes must be clear of coaches and all other non-participants by 10:55.

Qualifying: The top five teams and top seven individuals not on qualifying teams in each race will advance to the IHSA State Meet on November 2, 2019, at Detweiler Park in Peoria. If the top ten runners in a race are all from non-qualifying teams, all ten runners will advance as individual qualifiers.

Timing: Endurance race timing will be the official timing company for the meet. Coaches will receive their finish chips and bibs for each athlete on their rosters at the course on Saturday morning. Please return your chips to the registration table after your race(s). Results will be posted as soon as meet officials have watched a video replay of the finish. Results will not be posted until they are verified and signed by meet officials.

Race Numbers:    Will be worn by all participants. Please use IHSA guidelines for number placement on front of uniform. Race CHIP will be needed for your shoes also.

T-Shirts: Benton IHSA Sectional T-Shirts will be available for purchase at the meet.  The price is $15 for a short sleeve and $20 for a long sleeve.

IHSA Official for this year’s race will be Mark North.

IHSA Starter for this year’s race will be Dave Willmore

Rules Committee:   

Carl Florczyk (Freeburg)

Ryan Bruns (Pinckneyville)

Brent McLain (Benton)

Eric Kirkpatrick (DuQuoin)

Matt Hampleman (West Frankfort)

Eric Dixon (Carmi)Schedule of Events:

 

Nov
9
Sat
State @ Peoria @ Detwiller Park
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Detweiller Park

Class 1A Girls
– 9:00 A.M.

Class 1A Boys
– 10:00 A.M.

 

Nov
11
Mon
Cross Country Sports Awards @ Hamilton County High School Commons
Nov 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Cross Country Awards will start at 6:30pm in the Hamilton County High School Commons area. It will last approximately an hour at most.

Nov
16
Sat
Nike Midwest Regionals @ Lavern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Meet Info

NXN MIDWEST INFO

MEET DATE & LOCATION
11.10.2019
LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course

599 South Tabortown Road
Terre Haute, IN 47803

STATES INCLUDED
IN – IL – OH – MI – MO


2019 SCHEDULE

Saturday November 9th, 2019
12:00noon – 5:00pm Course inspection for Athletes/Coaches/Parents AND Packet Pick-up in the community room of the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center
5:00pm – 7:00pm Ice Cream social in the main gym of the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center with DJ and Nike Elite Athlete

Sunday, November 10th, 2019
9:00am Facility and Course opens for Athletes/Coaches/Parents
9:00am – 11:00am Late Packet Pick-up in the community room of the Wabash Valley Family Sports Center
10:30am Community 5k race (click here for info)
11:00am Middle School 3k race (Boys & Girls in grades 6th -8th click here for info) (Boys & Girls will run together)
11:20am Free Kids 400 meter Race (Ages 3 to 11)
11:25am National Anthem
11:30 a.m. Boys Freshman/Sophomore Race
12:00 noon Girls Freshman/Sophomore Race
12:30 p.m. Boys Open Invitational 1
1:00 p.m. Boys Open Invitational 2
1:30 p.m. Girls Open Invitational
2:00 p.m. Boys Championship Race
2:30 p.m. Girls Championship Race
3:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony

**Results for the Girls & Boys Open Invitational 1 & 2 will
be combined for the awards.**
General questions:  nikemidwestnxn@gmail.com
Registration questions:  timingmd@gmail.com

NIKE RETAIL SALES:

Saturday November 9th, 2018 12:00noon – 7:00pm
Sunday November 10th, 2018 9:00am – 3:00pm

 

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