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2018 MidWest Meet of Champions

In 2018 the MidWest Meet of Champions will be hosted by Michigan in East Lansing on the campus of Michigan State University. The Top seniors from Michigan, Indiana, and Ohio battle for Midwest Dominance.  Team Michigan is comprised of 3 seniors in each of the events plus relays. Interested Seniors should view these suggested standards/info and then fill out this … Continue reading

2017-18 Track & Field Ballot Proposals (RESULTS)

UPDATE (1/10/18) 

RESULTS

For Proposal #1, we asked:
“Should Michigan use a one-turn stagger for races of 800 meters and above for the MHSAA Regional and State meets?”

453 members responded to this question.  403 members voted “Yes” & 50 members voted “No”.   Therefore, Proposal #1 passes with 88.96% support & will move on to the Rules & Regs committee next week.
For Proposal #2, we asked:
In distance races using alleys for the start, should Michigan use the “Alley 2, Position 1” as the preferred position?

It would be seeded as follows:

  • Alley 2, Position 1
  • Alley 3, Position 1
  • Alley 1, Position 1
  • Alley 4, Position 1
  • etc.
441 members responded to this question.  391 members voted “Yes” & 50 members voted “No”.   Therefore, Proposal #2 passes with a 88.66% support & will move on to the Rules & Regs committee next week.

Ballot Proposal #1:

Should Michigan use a one-turn stagger for races of 800 meters and above for the MHSAA Regional and State meets?

COMMENTS BY MEMBERS

Ballot Proposal #2:

In distance races using alleys for the start, should Michigan use the alley 2, position 1 as the preferred position? (It would be seeded as follows- alley 2 position 1, alley 3 position 1, alley 1 position 1, alley 4 position 1, etc).

COMMENTS BY MEMBERS

Rationale for these proposals from the MITCA Track & Field Committee