Lyon Newell Throws Meet 2013

Mobile, AL
Hosted by UMS-Wright

Meet Information

This throws meet is named in honor of former UMS-Wright student-athlete Lyon Newell who passed away in 2002. During his career at UMS-Wright, Newell was a state champion thrower in track as well as an outstanding football player. Proceeds from this competition will go to the Child Advocacy Center.

$25 per team ($50 for both girls and boys)
Payment due the day of the meet at finish line

Date: Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Location: UMS-Wright Preparatory School
Galle-Leatherbury Track
65 Mobile St.
Mobile, AL 36607

Events: Javelin, Shot Put, Discus

Event Schedule:
3:15 pm - Boys Javelin and Girls Shot Put
4:15 pm - Boys Shot Put and Girls Discus
5:15 pm - Boys Discus and Girls Javelin
*Event schedule is estimated. Events can start 30 minutes ahead of listed time.

Completed entry forms due at by 4:00 pm CST Monday, March 18, 2013

Time: Warm-ups begin at 2:45 pm, the competition will begin promptly at 3:15. Please have your athletes at their respective events on time!

Scoring: This is a team scored competition 10-8-6-4-2-1

Awards: T-Shirts will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each event.

Entries: Limited to top 2 athletes per event per school.

* Javelin will be contested off a grass runway.

* Each competitor is allowed 3 preliminary throws. The top 7 atheletes will advance to the finals for 3 additional throws.

* Minimum standards must be met to have a throw measured.

Boys Minimum: Discus 110, Shot Put 40, Javelin 120
Girls Minimum: Discus 70, Shot Put 25, Javelin 75

For more information please contact:
Pat Galle: 251-479-6551 x 268

Registration help:
Note that these instructions are on the US Portal and you will have to return to your state site to actually find your team and enter the meet.