Ocean State Cross Country Invitational: High School Division
$90.00 Boys - This fee includes a maximum of 7 in the varsity, 7 in the jv, and 7 in the freshmen. Additional runners in the jv and freshmen will be accepted at $3.00 per runner.
$90.00 Girls - This fee includes a maximum of 7 in the varsity, 7 in the jv, and 7 in the freshmen. Additional runners in the jv and freshmen will be accepted at $3.00 per runner or $10.00 per individual runner (when entering 9 or fewer total runners)
For the larger squads, the maximum fee will be $200.00 (boys and girls separate).
Once your entries have been registered on line and the entries close, your high school is responsible for the entire entry fee. Adjustments will not be made for no-shows.
Entry fees should be made payable to: “Downtown 5K, Inc.” Entry fees may be mailed to: Bob Rothenberg, 229 Seabreeze Drive, North Kingstown, RI 02852.
All races will start on time. Please limit entries to those athletes who can finish within the allotted time for each race.
9:00 Race 1 Freshman - 1 Boys
9:25 Race 2 Freshman - 1 Girls
* 9:50 Race 3 Junior Varsity – 1 Boys
* 10:20 Race 4 Junior Varsity – 1 Girls
** 10:55 Race 5 Varsity – 1 Boys
** 11:20 Race 6 Varsity – 1 Girls
11:50 Opening Ceremony
** 12:00 Race 7 Championship Boys
** 12:30 Race 8 Championship Girls
12:50 Awards Ceremony for Races #1 - 8
** 1:10 Race 9 Varsity – 2 Boys
** 1:35 Race 10 Varsity – 2 Girls
* 2:05 Race 11 Junior Varsity – 2 Boys
* 2:35 Race 12 Junior Varsity – 2 Girls
3:1 0 Race 13 Freshman - 2 Boys
3:35 Race 14 Freshman – 2 Girls
3:45 Awards Ceremony for Races # 9 - 14
* A school may enter an unlimited number in the Junior Varsity race only after it has entered a team in either the Varsity or Championship race.
** A school may elect to enter its top 5-7 runners in either the Championship or the Varsity race. The Championship race should include the top teams in the meet from either Division. Special awards will be offered in the Championship race. A school may enter one or two individuals in the Championship race while running 5-7 other athletes in the regular Varsity race. For the Freshman, Junior Varsity and Varsity races, there will be two divisions based on the school’s enrollment.
Division 1: Smaller Schools include all schools whose enrollment for grades 9-12 for one gender (boys or girls) is 470 or less.
Division 2: Larger Schools include all schools whose enrollment for grades 9-12 for one gender (boys or girls) is 601 or more. Schools with an enrollment between 471 and 600 for one gender will be assigned a Division. They will be notified no later than Wednesday, September 19 of their assigned Division.
Awards to the All-Star Teams (The top 5 runners from the Championship plus any Varsity runner with an equal or faster time)
Special awards to the top male and female finishers, individually and team, from RI
Special awards to the team with the best total time of the top 5 boys and top 5 girls from the same school (from championship races)
Individual medals for the Freshmen and Junior Varsity will be distributed in the chute. In the Varsity races, medals after the top 5 will be distributed in the chute. In the Championship races, medals after the top 10 will be distributed in the chute.