AHSAA 4A Section 2

Anniston, AL
Hosted by White Plains
Timing/Results Xpress Timing

Meet Information

Online Registration Instructions

Meet location:

White Plains Youth Sports Complex and Wildcat XC Trail

5800 AL. Highway 9

Anniston, Alabama 36207

Race is sanctioned for AHSAA member schools only.  This is the sectional championship for:
3A section 3 teams:

Asbury, Brindlee Mountain, Fyffe, Geraldine, Glencoe, Hokes Bluff, Holly Pond, J.B. Pennington, Pleasant Valley, Susan Moore

4A section 2 teams:

Anniston, Ashville, Cherokee County, DAR, Etowah, Handley, Jacksonville, Munford, New Hope, North Jackson, Oneonta, White Plains

$75 per gender team.

$150 for complete team(boys and girls)

$15 per individual runner (if not enough for team of 5)

Team packets may be picked up starting at 8 am from the registration tent.
Makes checks payable to: White Plains High 

Parking $5

No team may arrive earlier than 7:30 am due to school traffic

Race Schedule:

9 am -       (3A) Girls

9:30 am -  (3A) Boys

10 am       (4A) Girls

10:30 -      (4A) Boys
Awards - 11 am

Top ten runners in each division receive all sectional tshirts.

Top three in each division receive medals.

Top three teams in each division receive trophies.

covid19 preparedness guideline for our race:


The AHSAA strongly suggests that we provide additional Covid19 safety protocol for our race.
Coaches, please use this checklist as a guide before, during and after the race. Thank you for your help!

Coach checklist:

Coaches only will pick up the packet

Coaches (or a team assistant) may select and set up team area

Coaches will then communicate for athletes to enter team area

Coaches will ensure social distancing and face coverings

Coaches will instruct all parents to remain in parking area until 5 minutes before race

Coaches will distribute bibs and chips (be sure to count how many you received)

Teams may warm up without interacting or socializing with other teams

Coaches (or a team assistant) may provide snacks, water, hand sanitizer for your team

Coaches instruct athletes to approach start line 5 minutes before wave start

Coaches instruct athletes to remove masks upon race officials whistle

Coaches instruct athletes to wear face mask upon finishing

Coaches instruct athletes to return immediately to tent area for water

Coaches (or assistant) may collect timing chips and place back in ziplock bag

Timing chips not returned will be charged to the team not the meet director

A team captain/coach/assistant may view the posted results. Take pics. share via text

Those teams that did not receive trophies may leave.

Athletes that did not receive medals or overall awards may leave.

Only coaches, medalists, and team captains should stay for awards.

Return timing chips before leaving the competition site.

course map:


Special Rules- From AHSAA Fall Sports Book-

1. A team must participate in a section qualifying meet in order to be eligible for the state meet.

2. Submit entries via the Alabama Runners website (www.alabamarunners.com) one week before the section meet.

3. A school competing in a section meet may enter a maximum of 10 runners in each division in which it enters.

4. A school competing in the state meet may enter a maximum of 10 runners in each division in which it qualifies.

5. Individuals and teams may qualify for the state meet at a section meet.

6. Running combined races in section meets is permitted at the discretion of the section meet director.

7. Schools may substitute team members between the section and state meets.

8. The assignment of teams in the starting boxes at the state meet will be based on section winners, runners-up, and third place finishers.

9. Schools that fail to participate in a section meet after submitting entry forms are subject to a monetary fine.

10.Use of GPS tracking/timing devices by participants is not allowed.

Section Qualifying Meets:

Section qualifying meets must be held Nov 5 - 7, 2020

The girls and boys divisions in each class of a section meet will qualify:

(a) The top four teams

(b) The top six individuals not on the section rosters of the four qualifying

GPS tracking/timing devices by participants are not allowed.

Per NFHS rules, coaches and athletes may not pace or run with participants during the race.

Per NFHS rules, the use of electronic devices for any review of an official's decision is not permitted