TO:                   Head Boys’ and Girls’ Track Coaches

FROM:             Jason Jones & Megan Jones, Head Track Coaches

RE:                   SOUTH INVITATIONAL


DATE:              Friday, April 1, 2022


TIME:                Coaches meeting at 4:00 PM near the finish line. Scratches due at 4:15 PM.


Field Events -                                       4:30 PM

                        Running -                                            5:30 PM

                        Break - after the 400m                          6:30 PM (Approx.)

                        Resume -                                             7:00 PM (Approx.)


SCHEDULE:     We will follow the order of events for a Two Session Meet as listed on the WVSSAC Interscholastic Website (2022).  This will be a rolling schedule.  There will be 3 throws in the shot and discus and 3 jumps in the long jump with finals (top 8 athletes) to follow.


ENTRY FEE:    $60.00 per Team or $100.00 per School

                        (Payable to PSHS Athletic Department – Due before the start of the meet)


ENTRIES:         Each team will be allowed 3 entries per event.  Entries will be through There will also be a Hy-Tek event file located on for those that prefer that entry method. Please email Hy-Tek entries to Jason Jones at and Rick Deem at The entry window will be open Wednesday, March 9th @ 12:00 PM through Wednesday, March 30th @ 9:00 PM. 

Emergency scratches can be made the day of the meet, but please keep them to a minimum.


AWARDS:         Plaques for 1st place teams
                        Plaques for 2nd place teams

High Point for Girls and Boys

Ribbons for 1st – 6th place


MEDICAL:         A training area will be provided.  Athletes must provide their own tape.




TEAMS ATTENDING: Parkersburg South, Richwood, Paden City, North Marion, Meigs, Warren,
Wirt County, Oak Glen, Parkersburg, Parkersburg Catholic, Williamstown, Trinity Christian









Welcome to the Parkersburg South High School South Invitational



Dear Track Coaches:                                                              April 1, 2022


-          All buses will be parked outside the track stadium in the parking lot next to the Erickson facility

-          Enclosed in your packet will be the schedule of events, records, sportsmanship statement, performance sheets, list of competitor numbers, and relay cards.

-          All tents must be on the visitor’s side, opposite of the press box.

-          Emergency scratches need to be submitted by 4:15 PM.

-          Scratch/adds for field events will be done at field events.

-          Coaches will meet with the Referee near the finish line at 4:00 PM.

-          Scoring will be 10-8-6-4-2-1.

-          The bull pen will be located near the finish line.

-          Throwing areas are located outside of the track up on the hill to the right of the facility.

-           A training area will be provided near the finish line.

-           Individual high point nominations are due to the press box by the end of the Shuttle Hurdle Relay.

-          Ribbons and results can be picked up in the press box at the conclusion of the meet.

-           A concession stand will be open to serve your athletes and spectators.

-          T-Shirts will be sold near the concession stand.

-          Starting heights for field events will be announced at coaches meeting.


Questions, please contact:
Jason Jones – (304) 290-2142,
Megan Jones – (304) 290-2785,




ORDER OF EVENTS:  Two Session Meet


100/110 Meter Hurdle Trials                   

100 Meter Dash Trials                       

3200 Meter Run – Girls            

200 Meter Dash Trials                        

3200 Meter Run – Boys

400 Meter Dash – Finals                     

Break – 30 Mins.                         

4x800 Meter Relay                                                       

100/110 Meter Hurdle – Finals                                                      

100 Meter Dash – Finals                                                       

4x200 Meter Relay                                                      

1600 Meter Run

300 Meter Low/Intermediate Hurdles

4x100 Meter Relay

800 Meter Run

200 Meter Dash – Finals

Shuttle Hurdle Relay

4x400 Meter Relay


Field Evet Order

Girls Shot Put – Boys to follow

Boys Discus – Girls to follow

Girls High Jump – Boys to follow

Boys Long Jump – Girls to follow

Boys Pole Vault – Girls to follow