WICHITA — The Kansas State High School Activities Association announced the postponement of Friday's Kansas State Track and Field Championships to 7 a.m. Saturday. The decision came after nearly four hours of suspension, beginning at 2:15 p.m., due to weather near Cessna Stadium. All athletes, fans and attendees were evacuated from the facility.
The suspension came at the start of the 1A, 2A and 3A track and field sessions. The first session involving 4A, 5A and 6A competitors was already completed.
The meet will begin with running events at 7 a.m., beginning with 3A girls 100 hurdles prelims. Class 1A and 2A girls finished their preliminary races just prior to the evacuation of the stadium.
Running events, 7 a.m.
Resumption of girls 100 hurdles prelims, boys 110 hurdles prelims
3200 – 1A, 2A, 3A girls, 1A, 2A, 3A boys
Girls 100 hurdles
Boys 110 hurdles
3200 relay — 4A, 5A, 6A, 1A, 2A, 3A girls
3200 relay — 4A, 5A, 6A, 1A, 2A, 3A boys
All races below from 1A to 6A
Girls 400 relay
Boys 400 relay
Girls 300 hurdles
Boys 300 hurdles
Girls 1600 relay
Boys 1600 relay
Field events, 8 a.m.
The meet will use a rolling schedule. All field events will shorten competition from six attempts to four, with exception of high jump and pole vault.
LJ — 4A boys, 5A girls, 2A boys, 5A boys, 2A girls, 3A boys, 1A girls, 1A boys, 3A girls
TJ — 5A boys, 6A girls, 4A girls, 1A girls, 2A girls, 3A girls, 3A boys, 2A boys
HJ-1 — 5A girls, 3A girls, 2A girls, 1A girls
HJ-2 — 3A boys, 6A boys, 2A boys, 1A boys
PV-North — 4A girls, 1A girls, 3A girls, 2A girls
PV-South — 2A boys, 6A boys, 1A boys, 3A boys
DISC — 1A boys, 3A girls. 5A girls, 6A boys, 1A girls, 2A girls, 2A boys, 3A boys
SHOT — 6A boys, 4A girls, 3A boys, 2A girls, 4A boys, 2A boys, 1A boys, 3A girls, 1A girls
JAV — 2A boys, 5A boys, 4A girls, 3A girls, 5A girls, 1A boys, 3A boys, 1A girls, 2A girls
Note: 3A boys long jump, 2A girls triple jump, 1A girls discus, 2A boys shot put and 1A boys javelin will resume from point of suspension with finals qualification based on three preliminary throws.