INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — The installation of pole vault planting box padding permitted under Rule 7-5-24 will be a requirement in high school track and field beginning with the 2014-15 season.
This was one of 13 rules changes approved by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Track and Field Rules Committee at its June 10-12 meeting in Indianapolis. All rules changes were subsequently approved by the NFHS Board of Directors.
Eight champions were crowned at the State Track and Field Championships in La Crosse, Wis., Saturday, including four-time defending Division 3 girls champion Edgar and three-time defending boys Division 1 champion Brookfield East.
The 118th Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Boys Track and Field Championships and the 43rd Girls Track and Field Championships will be held Friday and Saturday, May 31-June 1, at the Veterans Memorial Stadium Complex on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
Ticket prices for the meet are $8 for each session or $12 for both sessions Friday if purchased at the stadium. A $1 convenience fee is added for tickets purchased online. Tickets can be ordered online with a link on the track and field home pages or at: https://expressoticketing.com/wiaa/pickeventtrack.aspx