Manatee Hurricanes

Site updated: February 22, 2018
Manatee Track

Boys' Cross Country
Girls' Cross Country

Track and Field
Track and Field season has officially begun! It is not too late to join the team. We offer 16 different events so there are many different opportunities to excel. When you finish up your winter sport season, come on out for track and field. It will make you a better, faster, stronger athlete. Guaranteed.

SPRINTS, HURDLES, AND FIELD EVENTS: Official practice has begun - 2:45 at the track
Check with your event coach for specific details.

MIDDLE DISTANCE AND DISTANCE RUNNERS (3200, 1600, 800, & 4x800 relay): Official practice has begun - times and locations vary so check our DR Google Calendar.
Please check this daily for details about our practices - days, times, locations, warm up instructions, what time to have your rides pick you up, etc.

new Parent Meeting: Tuesday night February 27, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the cafeteria. We request that at least one parent or guardian from each family attend this short but very important meeting. Thank you.

2018 Track and Field Meet Schedule

Transportation Release Form: You must provide this completed form if you ride the bus to a meet and wish to ride home with your own parent or guardian.

MHS ATHLETICS PAPERWORK:   Everyone must complete the entire athletics paperwork packet and pay the $50 insurance in order to participate in any sport (including conditioning) at MHS. Once you complete the paperwork packet and pay the insurance, you are cleared for all sports for the entire school year.
2017-18 athletic paperwork (10 pages)
$50 insurance may be paid by cash, money order, or check payable to Manatee High School with a parent phone number on top of the check and student name on the memo line.

(click name for email)
Mike Smith, Head Coach
girls & boys sprints & jumps
Domonique Dunbar, Head Coach
girls & boys jumps
Rae Ann E. Darling Reed, Assistant Coach
girls & boys DRs (distance runners: 3200, 1600, 800, 4x800 relay).
Click here for DR Google Calendar for our training days/times/locations.
Dave Pate, Assistant Coach
girls & boys hurdles & sprints
Tom Beckerleg, Assistant Coach
girls & boys throws

Click here for the Manatee Track & Field team page on
Our team page on includes results from the meets, season bests for each event, and an individual profile page for each athlete. GO CANES GO!

2016 Track & Field Team Handbook for Athletes & Parents - revised January 2016
This handbook contains everything you need to know about the track and field season.

Manatee High School Cross Country / Track and Field staff is actively engaged in recapturing some of the historical records for the program. If you are a current or past Cross Country or Track and Field record holder or know of any record setting performances and the years they occurred we solicit your help in updating our record books. Please email us the details.

RESULTS: Please check for meet results

PHOTOS: Click here for photos

USEFUL LINKS:        FHSAA Track & Field

FHSAA Health & Wellness        Road Runners Club of America        USA Track & Field

Manatee High School        MHS Girls' XC        MHS Boys' XC        MHS Track & Field

School District of Manatee County Academic Calendar

Bradenton Runners Club

Manatee XC on facebook

SUPPORT YOUR TEAM:   Purchase MHS Track & Field apparel and gifts

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