FALL 2022 SEASON
THANK YOU FOR PARTICIPATING IN THE 2022 CROSS COUNTRY SEASON! We'd like to congratulate all of our schools and runners for your successful seasons, and we hope you had fun. Without further or do, congratulations to our 2022 FIYA Division 1 Girls and Division 1 Boys Seasonal Champions:
Division 1 Girls Cross Country Champions
MARK TWAIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Division 1 Boys Cross Country Champions
MARK TWAIN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Continue on this page for more information on our program, results from all 2022 meets, and more.
REGISTRATION FEES: Our meets are open to FIYA member schools only. The fees are $15 per athlete per meet, plus the annual one time membership fee of $150 which will be automatically included in your invoice if you register.
IN-PERSON XC DATES & FEES
REGISTRATION OPENS: August 15
REGISTRATION CLOSES: 4 PM on the Monday before each meet
VIRTUAL COACHES MEETING: 5 PM Sept 7 via Google Meet
MEET #1: Tuesday Sept 27 @ Edward Vincent - RESULTS
MEET #2: Tuesday Oct 4 @ Cheviot Hills - RESULTS
MEET #3: Tuesday Oct 11 @ Edward Vincent - RESULTS
MEET #4: Tuesday Oct 18 @ Cheviot Hills - RESULTS
MEET #5: Tuesday Oct 25 @ Cheviot Hills - RESULTS
MEET #6: Tuesday Nov 1 @ Edward Vincent - RESULTS
CREATING ATHLETIC.NET ACCOUNT & REGISTRATION
Registration for FIYA Cross Country meets are handled via athletic.net. If your school has NOT participated in FIYA Cross Country or Track & Field in the last two years, you will likely need to first create a free team account at athletic.net. Once you create your account, you can then register for any of the FIYA Cross Country Meets offered this season. This is also the same procedure for FIYA Track & Field. Please click the button below for instructions on creating a free team account and registering your student-athletes for FIYA meets. Be sure to create your team's account at least one week before the registration deadline to ensure your account is ready on time.
MORE ON FIYA CROSS COUNTRY
FIYA Cross Country is a Fall tournament event that typically occurs between the months of September and November. In the 2022 season, we offered (6) SIX individual meets that took place on Tuesdays (4PM start time) between September 27th and November 1st (exact dates listed above). Continue reading for more info on our XC program and meets including age divisions, distances, meet structure, and more important competition info.
XC AGE DIVISIONS & COURSES
FIYA is open to ALL elementary and middle schools for participation. NO High School students are allowed to compete in FIYA. We divide the competition for our meets based on grade levels as follows…
Division 1 = 8th Grade & Below and runs a 2 mile course;
Division 2 = 6th Grade & Below and runs a 1.5 mile course;
Division 3 = 4th Grade & Below and runs a 1 mile course.
NOTE: A student-athlete can compete as part of the school team or individually if there are not enough student athletes at your school interested in competing. Students are also allowed to run in older divisions, but are prohibited from running in lower divisions than their age group.
MEET DAY SCHEDULE
Below is a typical schedule for FIYA XC Meets. Meets start with a brief 4 PM Coaches meeting. Following the coaches meeting, we run six (6) separate races in order as follows at the approximate times:
4:25 PM - Division 3 Boys race
4:30 PM - Division 3 Girls race
4:55 PM - Division 2 Boys race
5:00 PM - Division 2 Girls race
5:30 PM - Division 1 Boys race
5:35 PM - Division 1 Girls race
2022 In-Person Meets Location
2022 In-Person meets will be held at Edward Vincent Park & Cheviot Hills Recreation Center.