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I.H.S.A.A. Cross Country Tournament Series 2018

Boy’s & Girl’s Sectional

DATE & TIME: Saturday, October 6th, 2018 at 1:00 pm

ADMISSION PRICE: $5 per person 

PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS(12): South Bend Riley, Bremen, Glenn, LaVille, Mishawaka, Mishawaka Marian, Penn, South Bend Adams, South Bend Career Academy, South Bend Clay, South Bend St. Joseph’s, South Bend Washington

PLACE: Erskine Golf Course, South Bend, Indiana

THE COURSE / FACILITY: A reminder that the sectional course is located on a municipal golf course that is heavily used. THE CITY OF SOUTH BEND AND THE SCHOOL CORPORATION HAVE AGREED TO SOME RESTRICTIONS WITH THE POSSIBLE LOSS OF PRIVILEGES IF THE AGREEMENT IS NOT FOLLOWED. KEEPING OFF TEES AND GREENS, RESPECTING GOLFER’S PRIVILEGES AND KEEPING RESTROOM AREAS CLEAN ARE ALL A PART OF THE AGREEMENT. REST ROOMS WILL BE LIMITED. PLEASE TELL PARENT AND SPECTATORS TO BE MINDFUL OF THE DANGERS OF SPECTATING AND PARTICIPATING ON A GOLF COURSE.

DIRECTIONS: Schools arriving from the south should come to the corner of US 31 and Ireland Rd. and continue to Chippewea and turn right. The entrance is on the corner of Fellows and Chippewea. Buses cannot park in the maintenance entrance of the Golf Course.

PARKING: Parents should use the Fellows St. entrance. Parking will be limited. Be prepared to park on the street. PLEASE, do not use the Miami St. parking lot. Parents should not rent carts.

WARM-UPS: Camp set-up should be north of the 12th tee and south of the 5th tee, north of the 14th green and west of the 13th tee. Please confine your warm-up activities to the northwest corner of the golf course (near the service building). Review the course maps with your athletes. Walk the course early. FAILURE TO STAY WITHIN THE DESIGNATED AREA COULD LEAD TO DISQUALIFICATION FOR THE MEET.

AWARDS: The awards will be presented as soon as all races are complete.  Boys and Girls teams that are in first place will receive a championship trophy. Ribbons will go to the top 5 team 7 team members. The top 20 will also get a ribbon.

ADVANCEMENT: The Regional meet will be held on Saturday October 13th. The first 5 qualifying teams and the 10 non-advancing individuals from the South Bend Riley and Elkhart Central Sectionals will advance to the Regional.