St. Jude Track & Field is a Spring sport and is open to all parishioners 3rd through 8th grade. An information meeting is generally held in early March for you to pick up information and learn more about the program.
Practices start in early March. Practice policy is very flexible. You may attend the practices as your schedule permits. Practices are on the Roncalli Track. We enter the gate next to the St. Jude football field.
Teams are divided as follows: 4th Grade Girls, 4th Grade Boys, 5/6 Grade Girls, 5/6 Grade Boys, Cadet Girls and Cadet Boys. Meet shirts will be provided. Each participant will need to provide their own meet shorts and running shoes.
Running events are: 4th and 56 50M, 100M, 200M, 400M, 800M, 56 and Cadet 1600M, Cadet Hurdles, 400M Relay and 800M Relay
Field Events are: 56 Boys, Cadet Girls and Cadet Boys Shot Put, 4th Girls and 56 Girls Softball Throw, 4th Boys Baseball Throw, Girls Kickball Throw, High Jump and Long Jump
Parent involvement is welcome and encouraged. Parents are needed to coach, assist at practices and help at the four Sunday meets. The Sunday meets also provide service opportunities for high school students.
For more information please contact:
Head Coach: Barry Howard, firstname.lastname@example.org, 317-694-1786
Track Coordinator: Cathy Kitchens,