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Track

Track and Field Team

6th/7th/8th Grade

Coaches: Coach Huff and Coach Hamzik

PRACTICES - First practice is March 30th. Practices for track are Monday-Thursdays from 2:30-4:30. Athletes are only allowed 3 misses for track (for any reason) and on the 4th miss-they will be removed from the team. You must stay until 4:30 for practice. If you leave early, it will count as 1 of your 4 misses. Athletes must have 7 practices before they can go to a meet. During the week of a meet, athletes must attend 2 of the 3 practices that week or they can not go to that meet.

GRADES - Grades will be checked every Friday for the next week. If an athlete has 1-F or more that 1-D, they will not be able to go to the meet that week. If they do not have passing grades for 2 weeks in the season, they will be removed from the team.

ATHLETIC PACKETS - All athletes must have a CVMS athletic packet on file at the school. If any athlete has participated/tried out for a sport-THEY DO NOT NEED TO COMPLETE ANOTHER PACKET.

Athletic packets are due to the school by March 25th by 3:00 or they can not practice. NO EXCEPTIONS!!

This is a no cut, and not cost sport. The school provides transportation to the meets, and back unless a PARENT is picking them up from the meet. Only parents can take their son/daughter from an away meet. Athletes are able to purchase a team sweatshirt for $30.00 if they would like. This is optional!

LEVELS OF COMPETITION - 6-7TH GRADE GIRLS, 6-7TH GRADE BOYS, 8TH GRADE GIRLS, 8TH GRADE BOYS.

Events that athletes can participate in:

Sprints -100, 200, 400, 80 meter and 200-meter hurdles. Distance-800, 1600, 3200. Relays - 4x100 meter and 4x400 meters. Field events - Long jump, high jump, triple jump, discus and shot put. Athletes are allowed a maximum of 4 events (depending on the number of athletes that are in their grade level/gender.

Meets and locations can be found on the practice/meet schedule or on the Meet schedule on this same page.

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Huff (khuff@dcsd.k12.nv.us) or Miss Hamzik (nhamzik@dcsd.k12.nv.us).