Requirements for Eligibility Must pass 5 out of 7 classes and having a passing average overall (including Math and English) Must have a good discipline record. Must turn in all required paperwork to the head coaches before starting conditioning and practice UNLESS you have already participated in a sport at MHS.
Required Forms for Participation MHS Extra Curricular Responsibility Form Pre-Participation Sports Physical Exam Form Pre-Participation History & Physical Exam Greenville County Consent & Authorization Greenville Hospital Form Copy of your Birth Certificate $36 Insurance (collected at the start of the season) ALL FORMS CAN BE ACCESSED AT MAKE SURE ALL FORMS ARE SIGNED & COMPLETED MAKE SURE YOUR PHYSICAL FORM IS STAMPED
Conditioning Schedule Conditioning has been going on since October and will last until Thursday, January 28. Conditioning workouts are held every Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday at Mauldin Middle School from 4:15-5:15. Distance conditioning meets with Coach Howell. No transportation is provided for conditioning workouts. Please tell your parents to pick you up ON TIME!
Practice Schedule Official Practices will begin on Monday, February 1 with the MANDATORY Rules Meeting in the Auditorium at 4pm. Practices are held Monday-Friday from 4:15 - 5:30. Transportation will be provided to all practices. 3 unexcused absences from practice are grounds for dismissal. If you miss practice the day before a meet, you will not compete the next day.
Announcements Always listen carefully to the announcements for any changes to the conditioning and/or practice schedule.
Important Dates to Remember January January – Last Two Weeks of Conditioning February 1 February 1 – Mandatory Rules Meeting in Auditorium February 2 February 2 – First Official Day of Practice February 9 – Last day to turn in all required paperwork to join the team (unless you play a winter sport) February 9 – Last day to turn in all required paperwork to join the team (unless you play a winter sport) February 2 – 15 February 2 – 15 – Event Evaluation Period for newcomers/Returners will begin event work on Feb. 2 February 18 February 18 – Mandatory Parent Meeting in Media Center February 16 February 16 – Event Specific Training Begins for all team members March 6 March 6 – 1 st Meet of Season (GSP
Fundraiser Dates (Feb. 4 – Feb. 25)Fundraiser Dates (Feb. 4 – Feb. 25) Team Picture Day – TBATeam Picture Day – TBA Uniform Distribution Day – TBAUniform Distribution Day – TBA Important Dates to Remember
Track & Field Events Sprints – 100M, 200M, 400M Hurdles – 100M (Girls), 110M (Boys), 400M (Boys and Girls) 400M (Boys and Girls) Distance – 800M, 1600M, 3200M Jumps – Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump Throws – Shot Put & Discus
100 Meter Dash/100 Meter Hurdle for Girls 110 Meter Hurdles for Boys 400 Meter Dash/400 Hurdles = 1 Lap 800 Meter (1/2 Mile) = 2 Laps 1600 Meter = 4 Laps 3200 Meters = 8 Laps 200 Meter Dash
Jumps High Jump Long/Triple Jump
Throws Shot Put Discus
Hurdles Girls 100 Hurdles Boys 110 Hurdles
Hurdles 400 Hurdles
Event Selection Coaches will use conditioning workouts and the first two weeks of practices to evaluate athletes for certain events. We will put you in the event that best matches your ability level and will allow to have the most success. However you will be given the opportunity to have input into an event you feel best suits your talents. Those who are chosen to do multiple events should take it as a compliment.
Expectations STUDENT first – ATHLETE second!!STUDENT first – ATHLETE second!! Bring a good attitude and work ethic to all workouts! Push yourself to become the best you can be everyday. DO NOT expect INSTANT RESULTS!!DO NOT expect INSTANT RESULTS!! Listen to your coaches and be respectful of your team captains. Make sure you are here for the right reasons!