YSU To Host Annual Icebreaker Meet on Dec. 7

Nicolette Kreatsoulas
Nicolette Kreatsoulas

The Youngstown State track and field program will host their annual Icebreaker on Friday, Dec. 7 at the WATTS. Information for the meet is available below.

Youngstown State University Indoor Track & Field Icebreaker Meet Information | Friday, December 7, 2018

Time: Field events begin at 3 p.m. | Running Events begin at 4 p.m. (Tentative Full schedule below)

FIELD EVENTS

3 p.m. - Weight Throw Men-Women to follow

3 p.m. - Shot Put Women–Men to follow

3 p.m. - Long Jump Men–Men's Triple Jump to follow 20 minutes upon completion of LJ

3 p.m. - Long Jump Women–Women's Triple Jump follow 20 minutes upon completion of LJ

3 p.m. - High Jump Women – Men to follow

3 p.m. - Pole Vault Women- Men to follow after women

RUNNING EVENTS

4 p.m. - 5,000m Women - Men to follow

4:45 p.m. - 60m Hurdles Women (Prelims)

5 p.m. - 60m HH Men (Prelims)

5:15 p.m. - 60m Women (Prelims)

5:30 p.m. - 60m - Men (Prelims)

5:45 p.m. - Mile Women

5:55 p.m. - Mile Men

6 p.m. - 400m Women

6:25 p.m. - 400m Men

6:40 p.m. - 800m Women

6:50 p.m. - 800m Men

7 p.m. - 60m Hurdles Men (Finals)

7:05 p.m. - 60m Hurldes Women (Finals)

7:10 p.m. - 60m Women (Finals)

7:15 p.m. -  60m Men (Finals)

7:20 p.m. - 1000m Women

7:30 p.m. - 1000m Men

7:40 p.m. - 200m Women 

7:55 p.m. - 200m Men

8:10 p.m. - 3,000m Women 

8:25 p.m. - 3,000m Men 

8:40 p.m. - 4x400 Women

9 p.m. - 4x400 Men

Meet : Open NCAA sanctioned Indoor Track & Field Competition.

Timing: Fully automatic FinishLynx system

Location: The Watson and Tressel Training Site (WATTS) on the YSU campus. The WATTS features a full-length Shaw Sportexe Power Blade HP+ synthetic turf system football field, a 300-meter state-of-the-art mondo track surface, two long-jump pits, a high-jump pit, four batting cages, protective netting, a training room and locker rooms.

GPS address: 651 Elm St. | Youngstown, OH 44555

Entries: Entries are due by Tuesday, December 4 by 7 p.m., consisting of event entries with best marks from the previous year or realistic projected marks. All entries will be done on-line at www.directathletics.com.

Please visit the Direct Athletics website at your earliest convenience in order to familiarize yourself with how the entry process works. Also, please limit FIVE athletes per event. If you have an event with more than five quality athletes, please text Brian Gorby at (330) 519-7591 to get permission for entry. We should be able to accommodate additional Entry's.

**Note: Please check YSUsports.com after the entry deadline for changes or adjustments to the meet time schedule!

Entry Limitations: Due to time limitations, we have been required to put restrictions on the horizontal jumps. Please adhere to the following entry limitations:

Men Long Jump: 20-6 | Women Long Jump: 15-10

Men Triple Jump: 40-0 | Women Triple Jump: 30-0

Internet Entry Lists: Final entry lists will be posted on our website, YSUsports.com on Thursday, December 6. Please check to make sure your athletes are entered correctly. If there are mistakes or scratches, please email Josh.Klein@deltatiming.com.

Entry Fees: $300 per each team, men or women, consisting of 10 or-more individuals in unlimited events, or $10 per individual event entry.

TEAMS pay in the traditional manner by bringing a check, made payable to Youngstown State University Track & Field, or cash the day of the competition.

INDIVIDUALS will have the option to pay at the time of entry or pay with cash 

Spikes: ONLY 1/4 inch or shorter pyramid spikes will be allowed and all spikes will be checked prior to events. NO pin or needle spikes, spike elements, or any other type of spike will be allowed.

High Jump: All high jump competitions will be conducted on the Mondo surface.

Sections/Heats/Flights: Flights will be seeded by distance with best marks in the latest sections/flights.

Finals in field events will consist of the top nine marks from the qualifying rounds.

There will be prelims and finals in the 60 and 60h. All other races will be run as sections against time with the fastest heats being run first.

Implement Weigh-In: 30 minutes prior to event at  the Throws area.