DAC Championships

Date: Sat, October 5th

Location: Kesling Park (LaPorte, IN)
  • Located off A Street just south of LaPorte’s Kesling Middle School.
  • Directions from CPHS (approx 1 hour and 5 min according to googlemaps)
Meet Schedule (Central Time Zone)
  • 8:00 Teams may begin checking in and make necessary changes.
  • 8:50 Varsity Boys assemble at the starting line.
  • 8:55 National Anthem
  • 9:00 Start of the Boys’ Varsity DAC Cross Country Championship Race.
  • 9:35 Varsity Girls assemble at the starting line.
  • 9:45 Start of the Girls’ Varsity DAC Cross Country Championship Race.
  • 10:20 Boys Reserve athletes assemble at the starting line.
  • 10:30 Start of the Boys Reserve Race.
  • 11:05 Junior Varsity Girls assemble at the starting line.
  • 11:15 Start of the Junior Varsity Girls Race.
  • Awards at the softball diamond following the completion of the girls reserve race.
    Itinerary
    • 7:00am - Bus Leaves CPHS
    • 8:00am - Arrive at the course
    • 9:45am - Varsity Girls Race (report to starting line 10 min before start of race)
    • 11:15am - Junior Varsity Girls Race (report to starting line 10 min before start of race)
    • 2:30pm - Arrive Back to CPHS

    Checklist:

    • Uniform
    • Spikes
    • Warm Ups
    • Water Bottle
    • Extra Clothes
    • Healthy Snacks

    Additional Info

    • Admission - No Charge
    • Parking - Parking for fans is located at the LPHS Athletic Complex that includes the soccer,                             softball and tennis venues.  Busses should drop off athletes then continue further into the park to the southeast corner near the baseball diamonds.  Additional parking can be found at Kesling Middle School.
    • Awards - The top twelve (12) finishers are designated as All-Conference. The conference most valuable cross country runner is determined by the first place individual finisher in each of the varsity races. Ribbons will be presented to the first twelve (12) individuals and the top four (4) teams
    • Lane Draws - (1) Michigan City, (2) Crown Point, (3) Valparaiso, (4) LaPorte, (5) Merrillville, (6) Portage, (7) Chesterton, (8) Lake Central