HPU Vertklasse Meeting 2009

High Point, NC

Meet Information

6:00 p.m. No team scores. High Point University is hosting the meet at the Dick Vert Track & Soccer Stadium. It will offer the 2k Steeple, the 400H, and the Javelin (among others) to give high school athletes an opportunity to compete in these events BEFORE Nike Outdoor Nationals and Junior Olympics. Our unique European format will feature 12 exciting events in a rapid-fire, 3 1/2 hour window. Athletes will have the opportunity to:
* Sharpen for the NCHSAA Track & Field Postseason competitions

* Post a Nike Outdoor Nationals (NON) qualifying mark in the Steeple, 400H, or Javelin

*Run on the same Beynon surface that the 2008 US Olympic Trials were run on
Entries will be hosted by DirectAthletics.com. We are putting together elite fields with top high school athletes. Interested athletes/coaches should contact Coach Esposito at mesposit@highpoint.edu. High school athletes competing before their conference meet may represent their respective schools. However, according to NCHSAA rules high school athletes competing after their conference meet must compete unattached. All high school javelin throwers must compete unattached. The entry fee for high school athletes will be $10. Meet info is at: http://highpointpanthers.com More info will be posted at PantherSports.com at a later time.