Meet Information


March 30th, 2018

TO: Participating Teams of the Peoria Invitational
FROM: Philip Camacho, Athletic Director
DATE: 11/15/17

Enclosed you will find information for the Peoria Invitational Track Meet.

Please submit your entrees on no later than 9:00 PM Monday, March 26th


After the entry due date of March 26th 2017, we will only accept changes by e-mail up to noon on Wednesday, March 28th.
We will attempt to award medals at the conclusion of each event. Any medals not awarded right after the event will be placed in an envelope to be picked up at the conclusion of the meet.

Number of Entries Per School:
Each school will be allowed three (3) entries in each individual event. Each school will be allowed one entry in each of the relays.

Entry Fee:
Cost is $350 for boys and girls team or $175 for an individual team (boys or girls only). Entry fee is required for each school entering the Peoria Invitational. Checks should be mailed by March 15. Please make every effort to take care of all paperwork to ensure proper credit. Checks should be made out to Peoria High School.

$50 of your entry fee will go to the KJ Bowen Scholarship Fund. KJ was a tremendous student athlete for Peoria and an outstanding leader on campus. He died in a car accident in 2010, his senior year. Since then, Peoria has presented the KJ Bowen Scholarship to a Peoria High School student athlete that most exemplifies the traits KJ brought to this school. Thank you for your donation to this scholarship.

Medals for top three (3) places in each event. Team Trophies for 1st Place Boys Team and 1st place Girls Team.

Admission charge for the public will be $5.00 for adults/$3.00 for students. AIA passes will be accepted.

Top six (6) places will score. Scoring will be 10-8-6-4-2-1

Track Facilities:
The track is a 400 meter all weather surface track. Soft-soled shoes with spikes or less are required.

Lane Assignments:
The best eight (8) preliminary times will go to finals. Top seven (7) will run in the Boys and Girls High and Intermediate Hurdles finals.

Shot Put and Discus:
Implements will be weighed by the visitors concession stand. Top 8 throws make finals.

Pole Vault, High, Jump, Long Jump, and Triple Jump:
The runways for long jump, triple jump, high jump, and pole vault are all weather surfaces, therefore, all jumping events will require soft-soled shoes or track shoes with spikes or less. Preliminaries and finals of the long and triple jump will be open pit with priority assigned. Boys will jump in the pit at the West end of the stadium (near the pole vault). Girls will jump in the pit at the East end of the stadium (near the high jump). Top 8 jumps make finals.

Qualifying Meet:
The Peoria Invitational will be a certified meet for Division I, Division II, Division III and Division IV State Meets.
Questions or Concerns
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Tisha Fitzgerald, Athletic Department Secretary at 623-486-6317 or email

All entries need to be submitted on no later than Monday, March 26th at 9 PM.

Mail: Philip Camacho
Athletic Department
Peoria High School
11200 N. 83rd Ave.
Peoria, AZ 85345

March 30th, 2018


1:30 PM FIELD EVENTS Boys and Girls Long Jump/Triple Jump to follow
Girls Shot Put followed by Boys
Boys Discus followed by Girls
Boys High Jump followed by Girls
Girls Pole Vault followed by Boys

Prelims for running events will begin at 2:30 PM. Finals will begin at approximately 5:00 PM. We hope to have a 30 minute break between prelims and finals. The schedule is a running schedule. Please make sure your athletes LISTEN to the announcer.

Prelims for Running Events: 2:30
100 Meter Girls
100 Meter Boys
100 Meter - Meter Hurdles Girls
110 Meter - Meter Hurdles Boys
3200 Meter Girls (slow heat if necessary)
3200 Meter Boys (slow heat if necessary)
200 Meter Boys
200 Meter Girls
4 X 800 Relay Girls Final
4 X 800 Relay Boys Final

Finals: TBD
100 Meter Hurdles Girls
110 Meter Hurdles Boys
100 Meter Girls
100 Meter Boys
1600 Meter Girls (two heats if needed)
1600 Meter Boys (two heats if needed)
4x100 Meter Girls
4x100 Meter Boys
400 Meter Girls (No prelims. All heats are final, seeded by time.)
400 Meter Boys (No prelims. All heats are final, seeded by time.)
300 IH Girls (No prelims. All heats are final, seeded by time)
300 IH Boys (No prelims. All heats are final, seeded by time)
800 Meter Girls (two heats if needed)
800 Meter Boys (two heats if needed)
200 Meter Girls
200 Meter Boys
3200 Meter Girls (fast heat)
3200 Meter Boys (fast heat)
4x400 Meter Relay Girls
4x400 Meter Relay Boys
Team scores and Trophy Presentation to be announced at the conclusion of the meet.