Area 9 Championships - CANCELED - STUPID COVID 2020

Baxter, KY
Hosted by Harlan County

Meet Information

Harlan County High

School proudly extends an invitation to attend the Area 9 Championships. The

course is located on the campus of beautiful Harlan County High School.   The

schedule below is subject to change due to athlete safety and the approval of

guidelines for competition by the KHSAA.  The number of teams will be

limited to adhere to guidelines.  

The entry deadline is October 6th, and entries may be done online via MileSplit.  This meet is limited to Area 9 Schools only.


9:00 am :
 Girls Elementary 2000m, 7 entries per team. 

9:30 am:  Boys Elementary 2000m, 7 entries

per team.  


  Girls MS 3000m, 7

entries per team.  


Boys MS 3000m,  7

entries per team. 


 Girls Junior Varsity  5000m, 7 entries per team.   


Boys Junior Varsity 5000m, 7

entries per team.   

1:35 pm: Girls Varsity 5000m,  7 entries per team.  

2:25 pm:  Boys Varsity 5000m , 7 entries per


If the entries are below the KHSAA guidelines for competition in the JV competition, boys and girls will be run together.

There will be a 50.00 per school fee for participation, in addition to coaches requirement to be KTCCCA members. 


Elementary: Medals for 1 -- 20 (boys and girls)

Middle School: Medals for 1 -- 20 (boys and


Junior Varsity: Medals for 1-20 (boys and girls)

Varsity: Medals for 1 -- 25 (both divisions)

Medals to be given out in the chute, team awards will be given to winning

coaches at the conclusion of the meet.  There will be no awards

ceremony due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Medals are customized (as they have been in previous years) so we are limited

to the number listed for each event only.

Team Trophies:

1st and 2nd place Varsity teams


Concessions will be available at the race. Both food and drinks will be sold.

Indoor restrooms are available. All proceeds support HCHS Cross Country.


Vehicles will be directed to park at the race site. All spectators will enter

through the lower entrance (baseball field entrance) as the course runs by the

main entrance. There will be a 5.00 entry fee for spectators. Buses should

enter through the lower entrance at the HCHS campus (baseball field gate) for

the unloading/loading of athletes.

Spectators:  ALL spectators

will be required to wear masks and adhere to COVID-19 guidelines for the safety

of our athletes and coaches.  Spectators must also have temperature

screenings and complete screening forms prior to entering the facilities. 

Spectators must also remain behind the ropes at all times.  The grass

field is for coaches and athletes only.


Ryan Vitatoe

Head Cross Country Coach

Harlan County High School

4000 Hwy 119

Baxter KY, 40803

Cell Phone: 606.344.1204


Please make checks payable to Harlan County High School Cross Country Boosters