Autumn Classic 2020

St. Marys, WV
Hosted by St. Marys

Meet Information

2020 Autumn Classic


The St. Marys High School Cross Country Team would like to invite your team to the Autumn Classic.Due to the new WVSSAC COVID-19 Recommendations we will be running each race in waves.We will have a 20 team maximum limit on teams and we will permit the top 7 members off each team to race.If teams have more than 7 runners they will be allowed to run in the 5K Fun Run (Staggered Start, Self-Timing).We will be passing out bottles of water at the finish line and all finish line workers will have masks on while we help social distance all athletes coming through the finish.We will accept the first 20 teams; thanks and we are excited to host your teams this fall.

Date:October 10, 2020

Location:St. Marys High School

Races: Varsity Races - Top 7 Runners (20 Team Max)

1:00 - Middle School Girls (3K)

4 Waves - 35 People in Each (1:00, 1:05, 1:10, and 1:15)

1:45 - Middle School Boys (3K)

4 Waves - 35 People in Each (1:45, 1:50, 1:55, and 2:00)

2:30 - 5K Fun Run for All Ages

No Awards or Official Start; Staggered Start with Self Timing

3:00 - High School Girls (5K - Top 7 Varsity Runners)

4 Waves - 35 People in Each (3:00, 3:05, 3:10, 3:15)

4:00 - High School Boys (5K - Top 7 Varsity Runners)

4 Waves - 35 People in Each (4:00, 4:05, 4:10, 4:15)

Awards:No Awards Ceremony will be held.Awards - Top 20 Individuals and Top 3 Teams in Each Division.All Awards will be shipped to school after the conclusion of the races.

Waves:We will determine what 35 will start in each wave by coaches' suggestions and race results.We understand this won't be perfect; but we will do the best of our ability to make each wave competitive and get the most out of each athlete.

Course:The 2020 Autumn Classic will be held at St. Marys High School.Tent City will be on baseball field, Starting Line will be located beside Discus/Shot Put rings, and Finish will be on the track.The Course will be rolling and predominately on grass (SMHS, SM Golf Course, Property above Golf Course) with a few road crossings.

Entry Fees:$100 for both High School Teams, $60 for one High School Team: $75 for both Middle School Teams, $50 for one Middle School Team: $10 per High School or Middle School Runner 7 ONLY)

Deadline:All entries and rosters must be received by Tuesday October 6, 2020.(TOP 7 ONLY)

Checks:Please make checks out to St. Marys High School

For Questions You May Contact:Meet Director, Steven Nutter (304)377-0098