Category Archives: Track and Field

Help Support Sheldon Track & Field

2018 – Fundraising Campaign

Thank you for supporting Sheldon Track & Field, watch our self-produced video to hear from some of our athletes about the upcoming season and the impact of Track & Field on their high school experience.

Your support helps us with uniforms, equipment, team entry fee’s and general support for team operations.  Complete the form below the video to donate what you can, every donation helps build towards our success.  Click the Go Irish button to submit your donation.

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Donation Total: $50.00

41st Annual Run For The Shamrock is Saturday, March 10

Mar 10 2018

Eugene

 

41st Annual Run For The Shamrock

Presented by and Supporting: Sheldon High School Track Program

Event managed by : Eclectic Edge Racing

Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018

Time: 9:30am – 5K & 10K runs start

Location: Alton Baker Park – Eugene, Oregon

Event Description: This is the 41st running of a spring tradition. Proceeds from the event benefit the Sheldon High School Track & Field program.

Distances: 5K (3.1 miles) & 10K (6.2 miles)

Courses: The courses are flat, fast and scenic through Alton Baker Park on the bike paths, adjacent to the Willamette River. The 5K course crosses the Autzen and DeFazio bridges, while the 10K course crosses the Autzen and Greenway bridges. Click here for a 10K COURSE MAP.  Click here for a 5K COURSE MAP.

Entry Fees: Adults – $20 without shirt, $30 with long sleeve dry fit t-shirt. Youth (14 & under) – deduct $5 – through March 10, 2017.  On race day, add $5 to all entry options.

Registration:

In person at:

  • Eugene Running Company (116 Oakway Center) through  Friday, March 9,  2018 @ 5PM
  • Shamrock Flowers and Gifts through Friday, March 9,  2018 @ 5PM
  • On race day, from 8:00am to 9:15am.
  • Click here for Printable Entry Form.

Online registration available through the link below:

Packet Pickup: On race day from 8:00am to 9:15am.

Awards: Awards will be presented in both the 5K and 10K events to the top overall male and female finisher and the top three in each group. All participants will be eligible for random prize drawings.

Age Groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over.

Track & Field – State Meet Week & Awards Banquet Info

Hi Track & Field Families-

We are in our final week of the season…what a fast season!  The team competed well last week at the Varsity District meet in Roseburg…both boys and girls teams placing 2nd in the district. We have many kids competing this weekend at the State meet at Hayward Field-May 19 & 20! Here is link to the schedule.   Also here is a link to list of Sheldon athlete’s times of competition at State.

A few team notes as we begin to wrap up the season.

End of the Year Awards Banquet-Thursday May 25th in the Sheldon Cafeteria at 6:00 pm

  • All athletes and families are invited to attend. (If you cannot attend please let me know & I will make arrangements to get items to student)
  • The event is a potluck style. We ask Seniors to bring drinks and all other grades to bring a snack, dessert, finger foods, etc
  • We will be showing a team slide show starting at 5:45 & the slide show of the season can be purchased for $15 if interested.
  • Athletes can return their uniforms at the banquet

 

  1. Uniforms-If not attending the banquet; uniforms can be turned into Coach Erin at the track practice May 16 & 17 or into the school athletic dept.-please put in a bag with your name on it so that you get credit for turning in uniform.
  2. Fundraising Letters-Thanks to all the families that participated in the letter campaign. Thank-you notes went to all donors. If you have any interest of know who donated on behalf of your son/daughter please let me know.

As the season comes to a close it is always sad to say good-bye to our seniors. Overall a great season with so many young talented athletes ready for next season. We very much appreciate your support throughout the season. Our sport provides an opportunity for all kids to be part of a team and shine! I am always so proud of their accomplishments.

Please let me know if you have any questions.

Thank you.