Meet Information

2017 Marvin Ridge Invitational
Meet Program

Saturday, March 18th, 2017
Marvin Ridge High School

Heat, Section, and Flight Assignments, as well as LIVE RESULTS:

Dear Coaches, Athletes, and Spectators,

Were excited for this years Marvin Ridge Invitational and we truly want to thank those of you that have made this a regular meet on your schedule. Below is a list of things that will make the day run as smoothly as possible. Thanks again for your help and please let me know if you have any questions or concerns throughout the day.

Cameron Starr
Head Cross Country and Track & Field Coach
Marvin Ridge High School

Team Packets: Team packets can be picked up at the athlete entrance as you enter the stadium. Wristbands for coaches and athletes will be inside your packet. Athletes and Coaches will not be permitted to enter the stadium until they have their wristbands on. If you have athletes coming later in the day, its your responsibility to get their wristbands to them.

Scratches: All scratches must be made by 9:00 AM, Friday, March 17th. You can email scratches to Heats, sections, and flights will be posted on the live results page Friday afternoon.

Pole Vault and Implement Weigh-Ins: Weigh-ins will begin at 8:45 AM at each event area.

Field Events: Field event athletes should report to their event area at the first call to check-in. If a field event athlete is participating in a running event, they must check out with the event judge and be released before leaving for their running event. The athlete will have 10 min. to report back to their field event after being dismissed. After 10 minutes, if the athlete has failed to report back, their name will be called, the allotted time for their attempt will be given, and they will receive a scratch for that attempt.

Starting Heights: Girls Pole Vault- 7 00, Boys Pole Vault- 8 06, Girls High Jump- 4 04, Boys High Jump- 5 06

Running Event Check-In: All athletes must check-in prior to their running event. Athletes will receive their heat, lane assignment, and hip numbers at check-in. Athletes that qualify for finals in the 100m HH, 110m HH, 100m, 200m, and 400m must check-in prior to their final to receive their lane assignments and new hip numbers.

Hip Numbers: Athletes in laned events will receive 1 hip number to be worn on the left seam of their shorts. Athletes in distance events will receive 2 numbers, 1 for their left hip and one for their upper left shoulder.

Clerking: The 100m, 110m HH, and 100m dashes will be clerked behind the 100m start. The 200m will be clerked on the backstretch. The 300m IMH will be clerked on the turn, behind the 300m starting line. All other events will be clerked on the infield and then brought to the line. Athletes should report in full uniform, ready to race, when reporting to the clerk. It is the responsibility of the athlete to report on time and ready to race.

Exchange Zones: 4x100m Relay- Yellow to Yellow, 4x200m- Red to Red, Red to Red, Yellow to Yellow. 4x400m Relay- 3 turn stagger- #1 runner will run in their lane. #2 Runner will run the 1st turn in their lane and then break on the backstretch. We will gather all relay athletes on the infield and then send them out to their zones. Make sure that your relay participants know their heat and lane assignment.

Uniforms: All athletes must be in a school issued uniform when competing. T-shirts and shorts worn in the field events must be specific to Track & Field or just have the schools name printed on them. Football, basketball, etc T-shirts should not be worn. Removing any part of the team uniform, excluding shoes, while in the area of competition, is illegal.

Undergarments: Undergarments may not have more than one visible manufacturers logo. Relays- All 4 relay participants must be present at check-in to receive hip numbers. All NFHS and NCHSAA uniform rules will be enforced.

Electronics: No electronic devices will be allowed in the competition area. This includes cell phones, iPods, and video cameras.

Infield: Athletes may warm-up on the infield prior to their event and must leave the infield immediately after their event. Only meet officials and volunteers are allowed on the infield. Discus will be thrown onto the infield. Please make sure that your athletes are aware of this and adhere to all roped off areas when warming up. Only meet officials and volunteers will be allowed on the infield during the meet. Coaches are not allowed on the infield.

Coaches Lunch: You will receive lunch tickets within your team packet. Coaches can pick up their lunch from the main concession stand at any time during the meet.

Results: Heats, Flight, and Results will be posted online at Results will not be posted in the stadium.

Awards: The top 3 athletes and relay teams in each event will receive medals. Individual awards can be picked up at the awards table after the completion of the event. The championship teams for each gender will receive trophies.
Marvin Ridge Invitational
Officials & Volunteers
Meet Director Cameron Starr, Marvin Ridge
Announcer Jay Titgen
DJ/Awards Jeremy Ervin
Athletic Trainer Charlie Hart, Novant Health Care/Marvin Ridge
Head Clerks Tom Deming, USATF
FAT & Scoring Scullions Timing
Referee Richard Prince, USATF
Games Committee & Patrick Cromwell, Mount Tabor
Jury of Appeals Rick Spencer, Weddington
Eric Fritz, Reagan
Starters Bill Drake, USATF & John Potts
Head Umpire Dexter Feaster, USATF
Track Umpires Luke Currens, Marvin Ridge,
Rick Spencer, Weddington
Mark Griffin, Piedmont
Steve Touranjoe, Providence

Relay Zone Umpire Assignments
4 x 100m Relay
Zone 1 Luke Currens- Marvin Ridge, Rick Spencer- Weddington
Zone 2 Eric Fritz- Regan, Richard Burton- Reagan
Zone 3

4 x 200m Relay Steve Touranjoe- Providence, Robert Capers- Piedmont
Zone 1/3 Eric Fritz- Regan, Richard Burton- Reagan, Luke Currens- Marvin Ridge
Zone 2 Robert Capers- Piedmont, Steve Touranjoe, Prov., Rick Spencer- Wedd.
4 x 400/800 Relays Tom Demming- USATF, John Potts
Field Judges
Shot Put Matt Page, Marvin Ridge - Head Shot Put Judge
Michael Williams, Sun Valley- Asst. Shot Put Judge
Discus Geoff Emerson, Myers Park- Head Discus Judge
Wes Ward, Providence- Asst. Discus Judge
Pole Vault Walt Credle, Marvin Ridge- Head Pole Vault Judge
High Jump Tony Dai, Myers Park- Head High Jump Judge
Long & Triple Jump Freddy Moore, Marvin Ridge- Head Long Jump/Triple Jump Judge Lynette Hague, Weddington- Asst. Long Jump/Triple Jump Judge
Hurdle Crew Chief Matthew Cooper, Marvin Ridge
Hurdle Crew Marvin Ridge Athletes
Block Crew Chief Myles Carnahan, Marvin Ridge
Hurdle Crew Marvin Ridge Athletes

Marvin Ridge Invitational Schedule of Events

7:30 AM- Track Opens
9:00 AM- Officials' Meeting, Finish Line
8:45-9:50 AM- Implement Weigh-Ins, goal post near throwing rings
8:45-9:50 AM- Pole Vault Weigh-Ins, next to the pole vault pit
9:30 AM- Greg Yiengst 4x800m Relay- Final
10:00 AM
Shot Put - Men
Discus - Women
Long Jump - Women followed by Men
High Jump - Men
Pole Vault - Women
-Eric Streeter 100m HH- Semi-Finals
-Eric Streeter 110m HH- Semi-Finals
100m Dash- Semi-Finals
400m Dash- Semi-Finals
200m Dash- Semi-Finals
-Break- Shot Put - Women
Tavis Bailey Discus - Men
High Jump - Women
Pole Vault - Men
Triple Jump - Women followed by Men
Eric Streeter 100m HH- Final
Eric Streeter 110m HH- Final
100m Dash- Final
4x200m Relay- Final
1600m Run- Final
4x100m Relay- Final
400m Dash- Final
300m IMH- Final 800m Run- Final
200m Dash- Final
3200m Run- Final
4x400m Relay- Final

Participating Teams

Alexander Central ALCE
Anson ANSO
Ardrey Kell ARKE
Butler BUTL
Central Academy CATA
Charlotte Catholic CCAT
Covenant Day CDS
Cox Mill COXM
East Mecklenburg EAME
Forbush FORB
Forest Hills FOHI
Green Hope GRHO
Hopewell HOPE
Jay M. Robinson JMR
Lake Norman LANO
Mallard Creek MCHS
Marvin Ridge MR
Metrolina Christian Academy MCA
Mount Tabor MOTA
Mount Pleasant MP
Myers Park MPHS
North Lincoln NOLI
North Mecklenburg NOME
North Rowan NORO
Piedmont PIED
Porter Ridge PTRR
Providence PRSE
Providence Day PRDA
Ronald W. Reagan RWRE
Sun Valley SVHS
Vance VANC
Victory Christian VCCS
Weddington WEDD
West Stanly WEST
Western Guilford WEGU
Woodlawn WDLA Marvin Ridge Invitational Meet Records
100m Dash, Girls 11.91
Kaitlyn Sherman, Parkland 2015
100m Dash, Boys 10:57 Cravont Charleston, Mallard Creek 2016
200m Dash, Girls 24.95 TSheila Mungo, Independence 2011
200m Dash, Boys 21.78 Harvey McSwain II 2012
400m Dash, Girls 56.93 TSheila Mungo, Independence 2011
400m Dash, Boys 48.33 Kaylan Love-Soles, Rocky River 2016
100m HH, Girls 13.84 Ebony Williams, Parkland 2016
110m HH, Boys 14.04c Justin Crawford, Ashbrook 2009
300m IMH, Girls 44.06 Ebony Williams, Parkland 2016
300m IMH, Boys 38.73 Demonte Wilson, Crest 2012
800m Run, Girls 2:16.07 Malia Ellington, Community School of Davidson 2016
800m Run, Boys 1:54.89 Elijah Inuwa, CATA 2016
1600m Run, Girls 5:02.17 Malia Ellington, Community School of Davidson 2012
1600m Run, Boys 4:23.25 Aaron Templeton, Hardin Valley 2013
3200m Run, Girls 11:11.17 Bianca Bishop, Providence 2014
3200m Run, Boys 9:37.19 Isaac Presson, Asheville 2010
4x100m Relay, Girls 48.33 Mallard Creek: 2016
4x100m Relay, Boys 42.28 Crest: McSwain II, Kee, Kee, Ross 2011
4x200m Relay, Girls 1:41.35 Parkland: Williams, McNeil, Sherman, Springer 2013
4x200m Relay, Boys 1:29.05 Forest Hills: Lotharp, Kiser, Wingo, Belin 2012
4x400m Relay, Girls 4:01.75 Parkland: McNeil, Williams, Davis, Morrison 2016
4x400m Relay, Boys 3:22.51 Hopewell: 2014
4x800m Relay, Girls 9:38.07 Green Hope: Enright, Koyama, Nobles, Rossabi 2012
4x800m Relay, Boys 8:04.05 Weddington: Conner, Hazan, Hobbs, Resor 2016
Shot Put, Girls 47 2 Alycia Springs, Mallard Creek 2016
Shot Put, Boys 52 6 Nicolas Sansotta, Butler 2011
Discus, Girls 155 8 Aslynn Halvorson, Butler 2009
Discus, Boys 157 2 Marcus Abraham, Metrolina Christian 2013
Pole Vault, Girls 11 6 Rayna Yvars, Green Hope 2012
Pole Vault, Boys 15 7 Austin Vegas, East Forsyth 2012
Bailey Frederick, Marvin Ridge 2016
High Jump, Girls 5 6 Elizabeth Oleson, Hickory Ridge 2014
High Jump, Boys 6 8 Christopher Garrick, Marvin Ridge 2016
Long Jump, Girls 18 5.5 Jessica Morgan, Parkland 2010
Long Jump, Boys 22 6 Coy Still, Hickory Ridge 2009
Triple Jump, Girls 37 2.5 Dejah Hayes, Western Guilford 2013
Triple Jump, Boys 45 6 Channing Stribling, Butler 2011
Marvin Ridge Invitational Team Champions

Year Girls Team Champion Boys Team Champion
2009 Butler High School Marvin Ridge High School
2010 Mount Tabor High School Asheville High School
2011 Watauga High School Butler High School
2012 Parkland High School Butler High School
2013 Parkland High School Marvin Ridge High School
2014 Mallard Creek High School Marvin Ridge High School
2015 Parkland High School Marvin Ridge High School
2016 Mallard Creek High School Mallard Creek High School

Invitation Requests and Online Entries-
Entry Deadline- 11:59 PM, Sunday- March 12th
Great early season meet! Semi-Final heats will be run in the 100/110m Hurdles, 100m, 200m, and 400m dashes. Entry Fee: $70 per team, $130 for both boys and girls teams, $6 for spectators. Entry fee must be received by Wednesday, March 16th. Teams that enter the meet, but do not compete, are still responsible for the entry fee. Teams are allowed 3 individual entries per event and 1 relay team.

Entry Standards
3200m Run: Top 24 Entrants
Pole Vault: Girls- 7' 6", Boys- 9' 00"
High Jump:Girls- 4' 06", Boys- 5' 08"
Shot Put: Top 30 Entrants
Discus: Top 30 Entrants
Long Jump: Girls- Top 30 Entrants
Triple Jump: Girls- Top 30 Entrants

Fully Automatic Timing provided by Scullion's Timing

Please contact Cameron Starr- if you have any questions.

Make checks payable to: MRMABC. Entry fees should be mailed to:
Marvin Ridge High School
Attn: Track & Cross Country
2825 Crane Road
Waxhaw, NC 28173

Rolling Schedule Girls followed by Boys
9:00 AM- Officials Meeting
9:30 AM
4x800m Relay Final
10:00 AM
Shot Put - Men
Discus - Women
Long Jump - Women & Men
High Jump - Men
Pole Vault - Women
-Eric Streeter 100m HH Semi-Final-
-Eric Streeter 110m HH Semi-Final-
100m Dash Semi-Finals
400m Dash Semi-Finals
200m Dash Semi-Finals
Shot Put - Women
Discus - Men
High Jump - Women
Pole Vault - Men
Triple Jump - Women & Men
-Eric Streeter 100m HH Final-
-Eric Streeter 110m HH Final-
100m Dash Final
4x200m Relay Final
1600m Run Final
4x100m Relay Final
400m Dash Final
300m IMH Final
800m Run Final
200m Dash Final
3200m Run Final
4x400m Relay Final