2018 Mid East Team Michigan Trials @ Shepherd
November 10th, 2018
The Top Seniors in the State will compete for 12 spots to join Team Michigan. The Top 12 Senior Boys & Girls will then travel to Kettering Ohio to compete in the Mid East Meet of Champions on Saturday November 17th. Team Michigan will be outfitted in awesome custom jerseys created by Addix.
The exciting Team Michigan Trials races will take place at Shepherd High School on their Cross Country Course which is host to the John Bruder Classic, the Bluejay Invite and Regionals. The course is flat and fast and very spectator and runner friendly. There is also a futures race open to any runners from grades 6th to 11th.
Online Sign Up: https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Shepherd/TeamMichigan
Pre registration: Seniors $5, Futures $10
Everyone $20 on Race Day
Boys Race – 2:00 PM
Girls Race – 2:30 PM
Futures Race – 3:00 PM
BUT THERE’S MORE! Athletes competing in the race have the opportunity to listen and meet 3000m Steeplechase World Champion Emma Coburn who is the keynote speaker at the 2018 MITCA Cross Country Clinic!
The Clinic is being held at the Comfort Inn in Mt. Pleasant (Just 6 miles north of Shepherd).
Emma will have a special session for coaches and athletes at 11AM on Saturday morning before the race.
Athletes can check in for the race at Comfort Inn starting at 10:00AM until 11:00AM or at Shepherd starting at 12:30PM
2424 S Mission St
Mt Pleasant, MI 48858
Shepherd High School
321 S Fourth St
Shepherd, MI 48883
(Park to go to Football or Baseball Stadium and walk south, Check in will be at Pole Barn to the South of the Track)
November 8-9-10, 2018
MITCA is excited to present superstars
Emma Coburn (3000m Steeple Chase World Champion)
Nick Willis (1500m Olympic Silver Medalist)
Sign Up at the Clinic now that it is after November 1st.
Comfort Inn and Suites
2424 South Mission
Mt Pleasant Michigan
Phone: (989) 772-4000 – Ask for MITCA Rate
MHSCA August Newsletter … Continue reading
MITCA Mourns the passing of Coach Robert Smith
Here is a newspaper article on Coach Robert Smith’s passing and career; and here is his obituary.
MITCA Presents the World Champion
to the 2018 MITCA Cross Country Clinic
She will be joining us on Friday and Saturday!
Early Clinic Info
Paper Registration Form
Online Registration will be coming soon
A memorial for Coach Bruce Waha will be held at the MSU Chapel on Sunday, July 8, 2018 1:00 to 3:00 pm Obituary … Continue reading
The 2018 MITCA Track & Field Dream Team is posted below, congratulations to all members on a fantastic 2018 season!
2018 MITCA Track & Field Dream Team
Also congratulations to our United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Michigan Coaches of the Year
Men’s Dave Emeott East Kentwood
Women’s Jill Feldpausch Fowler
Both and now eligible for national recognition.
The June 2018 MHSCA Newsletter is now available.
Finally the Regional Coaches of the Year document now contains the Regional Coaches of the Year from the Upper Peninsula!
2018 MITCA Track & Field Regional Coach of the Year
Congrats to all of our Regional Coaches of the year for 2018. A full list can be found below. These are selected by being the official MHSAA coach and finishing the highest at Regionals among the Top 5 if the Coach is a MITCA member.
2018 MITCA Regional Track & Field Coaches of the Year