Manatee Hurricanes

Site updated: May 8, 2014
Manatee Track

Boys' Cross Country
Girls' Cross Country

Track and Field

Thursday, May 15, 2014 in the Manatee High School cafeteria 6:30 p.m.
Dinner followed immediately by awards. Dress is casual.
-DR girls: desserts
-DR boys, all hurdlers, and all field events: side dishes (salads, pasta, beans and rice, fruit, etc.)
-Sprinters: drinks and cups
-Coaches: pizza, plates, ice, utensils, napkins

Uniforms and warm ups: If you have not turned in your uniform and/or warm up yet, please contact Coach Pate to get this done BEFORE the banquet.

RSVP for the awards banquet on facebook to help us with a head count for pizza

2014 MHS Track & Field Schedule - revised 26 January 2014

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!

2014 Track & Field Team Handbook for Athletes & Parents - revised 26 January 2014
This handbook contains everything you need to know about the track and field season.
Please see paperwork section below for details about team fees, etc.

MHS ATHLETICS PAPERWORK:   Everyone must complete the athletics paperwork in order to participate in any sport at MHS. You are not officially on the team until the paperwork is turned in. If this is your first sport at MHS this 2013-14 school year, you must get a physical before you can participate in any training sessions. Final paperwork deadline: 1/12/2014
$30 team fee - everyone. Cash, money order, or check payable to MHS Track with phone number and student name on memo line.

EL02 Physical - everyone

EL03 Consent - everyone

Concussion & Heat Release - everyone

Residence - everyone

Insurance Application & Details - everyone. Insurance is $32 this year. You must pay the insurance company for your coverage. Mail a check with the insurance application OR use this link to enroll instantly and receive immediate coverage:

Insurance Signature Form for MHS - everyone. This form gets returned to your coach. You must fill it out completely indicating how and when you paid for your insurance.

Drug Test Consent - only need to complete one time while at MHS so if you turned one in last year, do not complete it again; first year on team - you need to do this

GA4 Affidavit of Compliance with Policy on Athletic Recruiting - transfer students must complete this form; if you started 9th grade at a school other than Manatee High School you are considered a transfer student
EL07 Registration for Home Education Student - home school students must turn this in (notarized) BEFORE first day of practice (Jan. 13, 2014)
EL07 Home Education Student FAQ
Start Date by Sport for Home Education Students (EL07 filing deadlines)

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

(click name for email)
Mike Smith, Head Coach
girls & boys sprints & jumps, boys middle distance & distance
Dave Pate, Head Coach
girls & boys hurdles, boys middle distance & distance
girls middle distance & distance
girls & boys jumps
Tom Beckerleg
girls & boys throws

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

2013-2014 School District of Manatee County Academic Calendar

Suncoast Striders Walking & Running Club        Bradenton Runners Club

Manatee XC on facebook

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

discus     pole vault     shot put

high jump     Track and Field     hurdles