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State Qualifying Meet information

Published: Thursday, May 9, 2013 12:53 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, May 9, 2013 7:09 a.m. CDT

State Qualifying Meets for track and field are being held across the state today.

Area teams will be competing at Glenwood (Class 3A), Greenfield (Class 2A) and Corning and Van Meter (Class 1A).

The qualification standards for advancing to the Coed State Track Meet is as follows:

• Class 3A and Class 2A — The top two placewinners in each event, plus the next eight best performances statewide from qualifying meet placewinners advance to the state meet.

• Class 1A — The winner of each event, plus the next 12 best performances statewide from qualifying meet placewinners will advance to the state meet.

• In the event of ties, the highest qualifying-meet placewinner will be the qualifier. If the tie still remains, the school name, as printed in the IHSAA Directory, will be used as the tiebreaker.

Following is the schedule used at all State Qualifying Meets:

4 p.m. start

3,000 meter run (girls)

4x800 relay (boys)

4x800 relay (girls)

3,200 meter run (boys)

45-minute break

Shuttle hurdle relay (boys)

Shuttle hurdle relay (girls)

100 meter dash (girls)

100 meter dash (boys)

100 meter wheelchair (girls/boys)

1,600 medley relay (girls)

400 meter dash (girls)

400 meter dash (boys)

400 meter wheelchair (girls/boys)

4x200 relay (girls)

4x200 relay (boys)

100 meter hurdles (girls)

110 meter hurdles (boys)

1,600 meter run (boys)

800 meter run (girls)

10-minute break

200 meter dash (girls)

200 meter dash (boys)

200 meter wheelchair (girls/boys)

400 meter hurdles (girls)

400 meter hurdles (boys)

1,600 medley relay (boys)

Sprint medley relay (girls)

1,500 meter run (girls)

800 meter run (boys)

4x100 relay (girls)

4x100 relay (boys)

4x400 relay (girls)

4x400 relay (boys)

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