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2019 Wilkins Center Invitational


Shenandoah University

Wilkins Center Invitational

Sunday, January 13th, 2019


Entry Information:  The deadline to enter athletes will be Tuesday, January 8th at 5:00pm.  Entries will be done through Direct Athletics.  Please contact the meet director, Andrew Marrocco (, with any questions.  Projected entries will be accepted, but please be responsible in doing so.  There will be a limit; 4 athletes per school per event.


Entry Fee:  $300 per team ($600 men & women).  Please make checks payable to Shenandoah University.  You may also pay directly on Direct Athletics. 

If mailing a check, please mail to:

Attention: Andrew Marrocco

Shenandoah University Athletics

1460 University Drive

Winchester, VA 22601


Scoring: Each event will be scored in dual meet form 10-8-6-4-2-1.  The meet will be team scored in quad meet and dual meet scoring.  There will also be a Virginia vs. Maryland “state score”.


Timing & Results:  Blue Ridge Timing will be handling the timing/results of the meet.  Final results will be posted on the board behind the timing stand; one copy will be given to each head coach per gender per request.  Blue Ridge Timing will also have unofficial Live Results onsite and online for individual events and team scores.  Official results will be posted online immediately following the meet at, TFFRS, and


Facilities: The JJ Smith track within the James R. Wilkins Jr. Athletics Center is a 6-lane, 200m Mondo Super-X, expanding to an 8-lane sprint/hurdle straight, two pole vault runways (configuration dependent upon entries), single runway for long/triple jumps (triple jump boards are at 36” and 40’) and a Polanik throwing circle for shot and weight.  Team camps will be on the covered basketball court on the infield of the track.


Spikes: ¼” pyramid spikes (or shorter) only – no needle or other spikes allowed, spikes will be checked by the clerks.


Athletic Training: A Certified Athletic Trainer will be on site for the meet.  If you are not traveling with a trainer, please supply your own taping materials and arrange any use of modalities in advance by calling Mike Kotelnicki at (540)545-7370 or email to


Parking & Athlete Drop Off:  Teams must unload and pick up at west entrance of Wilkins A&E Center (between building and I-81) and enter through southern most door on that side (closest to main parking lot).  Teams are not to enter main entrance / Rotunda at all through course of meet.  Busses and Vans can be parked behind the building in the designated bus parking areas.


Athlete Warm Ups / Cool Downs:  Athletes may use the stadium turf for warm ups.  Please inform athletes they are absolutely not permitted to use adjacent golf course for warming up.  Please instruct athletes the North entrance (all glass) is the only in/out for athlete access to building once meet has begun.


Spectators:  Fans and spectators are not allowed at all in team camp area, as space is limited; please help enforce that with your teams.  There will be designated spectator areas to which meet staff can escort to proper areas for best viewing of their athletes.  Admission will be $5.00 per person and children under 5 are free.  Concessions are available at main entrance of Wilkins Athletic Center.


Shenandoah University

Wilkins Center Invitational

Sunday, January 13th, 2019

Meet Schedule

~~ James R. Wilkins Athletics & Event Center will be open to teams at 11:00 am. ~~


Field Events

1:00 pm – Men’s Pole Vault

                 Women’s Long Jump

                 Men’s Weight Throw

                 Women’s High Jump

1:45 pm – Men’s Long Jump

                 Women’s Weigh Throw

                 Men’s High Jump

2:00 pm – Women’s Pole Vault

2:30 pm – Women’s Triple Jump

                 Men’s Shot Put

3:15 pm – Men’s Triple Jump

                 Women’s Shot Put


Track Events – Rolling Schedule

3:30 pm – Men’s 4x 800m Relay

                 Women’s 4x 800m Relay

                 Men’s 60m Dash Trials

                 Women’s 60m Dash Trials

                 Men’s 60m High Hurdle Trials

                 Women’s 60m High Hurdle Trials

                 Men’s 1 Mile

                 Women’s 1 Mile

                 Men’s 400m

                 Women’s 400m

                 Men’s 60m Dash Finals

                 Women’s 60m Dash Finals

                 Women’s 60m High Hurdle Finals

                 Men’s 60m High Hurdle Finals

                 Men’s 800m

                 Women’s 800m

                 Men’s 200m

                 Women’s 200m

                 Men’s 3,000m

                 Women’s 3,000m

                 Men’s 4x 400m Relay

                 Women’s 4x 400m Relay