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Junior High XC Championship

The Papillion Fit Running Club and Papillion-La Vista South HS will be hosting the 5th annual Nebraska Junior High Cross Country Championships. 
  Saturday, October 8th, 2016
WHERE  Papillion-La Vista South HS (108th & Highway 370, Papillion, NE)
WHO  All Middle School & Junior High cross country runners from Nebraska
DISTANCE  3000 meters (see course map below)
COST  $7 per athlete with a team maximum of $95 (boys & girls combined).  Checks can be made payable to PLSHS.
AWARDS  Medals to the top 15 runners in the Open Division.  Medals to the top 25 runners in the Championship Division.  Team Plaques and medals to the top 3 teams in the Championship Division.
CHAMPIONSHIP--For teams and individuals looking to compete for the top honors!
OPEN--For runners on teams with more than 7 individuals, runners who want to participate but not at the Championship level, or runners below 7th grade.
TEAMS  Teams must be made of 7th & 8th grade runners from the same middle school or junior high.  No "all-star" teams or co-ops are allowed.  Schools are allowed a maximum of 7 runners in the Championship divisions, unlimited entries are allowed in the Open divisions.  Team scores will be calculated using the run 7, score 5 format. The NSAA limits junior high cross country athletes to 8 meets during their season, please keep this in mind if you plan to compete at our meet.  NSAA by-laws do not allow 6th graders to participate on a junior high team.  If you have 6th graders who would like to compete, they need to do so in the open race.
     11:00 am Race Check-in Opens from the North Ticket booth on the East side of the football stadium & t-shirt sales begin.
        NOTE:  Race Check-in will close at 12:45 pm so that we can prepare for the first race.  Please plan to arrive early even if you are in a later race.
     1:00 pm Championship Girls Race (Grades 7-8)
     1:25 pm Championship Boys Race (Grades 7-8)
     1:50 pm Open Girls Race (Grade 8 & Under)
     2:15 pm Open Boys Race (Grade 8 & Under)
     2:45 pm Awards Ceremony
REGISTRATION  Entries are due by Noon on Wednesday, October 5th and will be completed online at  You will need to sign up for a free account and add the “Nebraska JH XC Championships” to your team calendar.  There is not a qualification process, all individuals and teams are welcome to participate. 
T-SHIRT SALES  Meet t-shirts will be sold the day of for $15, limited quantities will be available.  Shirts are short sleeved t-shirts with the design above.
PARKING  The course is located on the Papillion-La Vista South High School campus and adjoining Walnut Creek Recreation Area.  Please park on the West side of the Papillion-La Vista stadium or high school.  NOTE:  The Market-to-Market relay is using Papillion-La Vista South HS as one of its exchange points, so please respectful of other runners in the area.
CONTACT  Please contact Jeremy Haselhorst (PL South HS) with any questions regarding the meet
PHONE:  402-312-3315
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Oct 7, 2013, 6:35 AM