Joe Mortimer Frosh/Soph Invitational


Tinley Park High School - Tinley Park, IL -- Turtle Head Lake


Boys’ Frosh-Soph Cross Country Invitational


DATE:                       Thursday, September 28, 2017


PLACE:                     Turtlehead Lake Forest Preserve

                                    13600 S. Harlem Avenue – Orland Park, Illinois


TIME:                        Freshman Race           4:30 P.M.     2.2 miles

                                    Sophomore Race        5:00 P.M.     3.0 miles

                                    Awards Ceremony      5:30 P.M.


DIVISION RULES:  Freshman may run in either race

                                    Unlimited entries in both divisions


COURSE:                  All grass/hilly – spikes are suggested (maps included)



                                    Team Plaques to the top five schools (each division)

                                    Grand Champion Plaque to overall team winner.

                                    Individual Medals to the top 100 Finishers (each division)

                                    Individual Ribbons for 101st through 200th Place (each division)


RAIN DATE:             Every effort will be made to run this meet on Thursday.  If we have to cancel (electrical storm, etc.), the meet will be held on Friday.


TEAM PACKETS:   Please pick up the information packet by 3:40 p.m.


BUS PARKING:       Please park all buses on the east side of Harlem (across the street)


RESTROOMS:         Two outhouses are located on site.


DRESSING:              None – Please come dressed, ready to run.






CEREMONY:           Weather permitting – will be held following the conclusion of the sophomore race.  Awards will be presented to the top 15 Finishers in each race and the top 5 teams in each division.  (Individual medals for 16th through 100th Place as they they exit the finish chute.)


STARTING LINE:    Box starting positions will be used.


FINISH LINE:          A chute will be used with the Narrow Neck of the chute being the finish line.


FINAL TIMES:         Will be emailed shortly following the meet