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Track teams ready for district meets

State bids will be on the line this week


The wait is over.

The time is here.

And the area high school track and field squads are ready for action.

Athletes for Tigard, Tualatin, Sherwood, Horizon Christian and Westside Christian high schools will be vying for state meet bids when they compete at their respective district championships this week.

At the district meets, the top two finishers in each event, as well as those competitors or relay teams that meet state qualifying standards, will move on to the state meet.

The Tigard and Tualatin squads will be competing at the Class 6A Pacific Conference district meet, which will be held today (Thursday) and Friday at Newberg High School.

Today, field events are slated to being at 2:30 p.m. and track events will start at 4:15 p.m. On Friday, field events will start at 4 p.m. and track finals will begin at 5 p.m.

The Sherwood team will be competing at the Class 5A Northwest Oregon Conference district meet, which will be held today and Friday at Sandy High School.

Today, field events start at 3 p.m. and track events will start at 4 p.m., beginning with the girls 3.000-meter final. On Friday, field events will begin at 3:30 p.m. and track finals start at 5 p.m.

The Horizon Christian and Westside Christian squads will be competing at the Class 3A West Valley League district meet, which will be held Friday and Saturday at Dayton High School.

On Friday, field events will start at 3 p.m. and track events will start at 4 p.m., beginning with the girls 3,000 final. On Saturday, field events begin at 11:30 a.m., and track finals will start at 1 p.m.

The Class 3A state track and field championships will be held May 22-23 at Hayward Field in Eugene. The Class 5A and the Class 6A state championships will be held May 23-24 at Hayward Field.



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