WA Kiwanis to conduct Hershey track and field games

June 27th, 2015 1:14 am

First Posted: 3/15/2013

The Wyoming Area Kiwanis Club will hold a track and field meet in conjunction with Hershey’s Track and Field Games. The track and field event will be held on April 27th with a rain date of May 11 at the Wyoming Area Football Stadium, starting at 12 Noon.

The free event is open to boys and girls ages 9 through 14 living only within the Wyoming Area School District borders. Participants will be grouped by age: 9-10 year olds, 11-12 year olds, and 13-14 year olds and into boys and girls divisions for all competitions

Events will include 50 yard dash, 100 yard dash, 200 yard dash, 400 yard dash and 4x400 relay. Events will also include a standing long jump and softball throw. Participants may compete in no more than four events including 2 running events and the softball throw and long jump.

Registration must be completed by April 11. Participants must register online at Hersheytrackandfield.com.

Winners in each competition will move on to regional and state competition and a national final to be held in Hershey.