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Western High School Open
Feb. 18, 2023
11:00am Boys 60mh Prelims
11:10am Girls 60mh Prelims
11:20am Boys 60m Prelims
11:25am Girls 60m Prelims
11:30am Girls Mile
11:40am Boys Mile
11:50am Girls 400m
12:00pm Boys 400m
12:10pm Girls 60m Final
12:15pm Boys 60m Final
12:25pm Girls 60mh Final
12:35pm Boys 60mh Final
1:00pm Boys 1600m Steeplechase
1:15pm Girls 1600m Steeplechase
1:25pm Girls 800m
1:30pm Boys 800m
1:35pm Girls 200m
1:50pm Boys 200m
2:05pm Mixed Gender 3200m
2:25pm Boys 4x400m Relay
2:35pm Girls 4x400m Relay
11:00am Boys Shot Put - Girls to Follow*
Girls Long Jump - Boys to Follow
Boys High Jump - Girls to Follow
Girls Pole Vault - Boys to Follow*
1:00pm Boys Weight Throw - Girls to Follow*
Girls Triple Jump - Boys to Follow
*Implements/poles will NOT be provided
Western High School Open
Feb. 18, 2023
Completed in the Spring of 2014
Mountaineer Fieldhouse is located at 7,717 ft. & is the highest collegiate indoor track in the world
Six 42" lanes on the oval and Nine 42" lanes on the straightaway
The Long Jump/Triple Jump runway and Pole Vault runway are located outside the oval
o Wood Board will be used for all Triple Jump and Long Jump take offs
o The Long Jump board is located at 3m (9'10) and the runway extends to 45m (148') and can also
accommodate approaches up to 50m
o The Triple Jump boards are located at 10m (32'9.75") and 12m (39'4.5") and the runway extends
to 39m (128') and can accommodate approaches up to 44m on the 12m board.
o Pole Vault Runway is 45m (148') but can accommodate longer approaches if necessary
The High Jump area is located in the south D zone and will utilize roll out runways to accommodate
approaches from approximately 25m (82')
Throwing area is located on the north D zone and features a concrete circle and built-in throwing cage
with full doors.
All Team and Individual entries will be done online through Direct Athletics
Collegiate coaches may only enter eligible athletes in the meet (unattached will be accepted if they are
affiliated with your team)
Entries close at 11:59pm on the Tuesday before each meet. Late Entries will not be accepted.
$250 per team, $500 for both a men's and women's program (if 14 or more)
$20 per individual athlete - Post-Collegiate or Unattached athletes must pay on Direct Athletics
Will be in Mountaineer Fieldhouse lobby (NE corner) from 9:30am-11:00am
Heat Sheets will be emailed to participating teams by Thursday, January 27th and be available on
Team Scoring and Advancement into Finals:
This meet will be scored and scored according to NCAA regulations to ensure this is a NCAA qualifying
NCAA Rules will be followed for advancement for all running and field events.
If there are more than 9 competitors in the 60m or 60 Hurdles there will be prelims.
In field events, if there are 9 or fewer we can have automatic advancement to finals, if there are more
then we will bring 9 places to finals.
Finish Lynx Automatic timing will be used
Result will be posted on the video display board in the SW corner of the track; Paper result will be pinned
to the board in the NE lobby of the track
Use of spikes is strictly prohibited on the light grey infield surface
Runways and mats will be provided for the HJ area, competitors are required to stay on runways provided
Only 14" pyramid spikes for all events.
No Christmas tree or needle spikes are allowed.
No permanent spiked shoes are allowed unless they are equipped with 14" or smaller pyramid spikes.
Weigh-ins will occur at the garage area in the northwest corner of the Mountaineer Fieldhouse. Please
coordinate with to schedule a time
Only Indoor implements can be used
Teams will park in the Paul Wright Gym Lot to the North of Mountaineer Fieldhouse.
Teams will enter through the North entrance of Paul Wright Gym and then through the Northeast
entrance to the Mountaineer Fieldhouse.
There is Bus Parking available on the West side of Paul Wright Gym.
Team camps will be assigned the week of competition and will be included in the visiting team info
No food or drink will be allowed in the Mountaineer Fieldhouse please keep that in your team camp. Only
Water is allowed in the Fieldhouse.
There are restrooms by the classrooms that will be available for use for your teams only
Water coolers will be available in each team camp area. Teams must provide their own water bottles
The meet will be streamed in each of the classrooms via YouTube
Warm-up/Cool Down Area:
The lower gym will be the warm-up and cool down area (unless otherwise notified in meet information)
Participants will enter the lower gym through the east entry way and visiting teams will be escorted down
We will have a warm-up schedule sent out and posted in team camp areas, only events that are next on
the track will be allowed to warm-up in the gym. The warm-up schedule will be sent out with the updated
schedule after entries are finalized
Events that are first on the track for that day will be allowed to warm-up on the track
Masks must be worn for all warm-up and cool down activities
Restrooms /Locker Rooms:
Participating Athletes will be allowed to use the restroom on the north side of the track.
Locker Rooms for visiting teams will be available upon request.