Past CIF State Championships Results and Records - California Interscholastic Federation
The CIF California State Meet is the annual championship track and field meet for the California Carmelita Jeter from Bishop Montgomery High School also won a gold medal in the 4x relay, but shows no results at the state meet. for the state meet by just one place as he placed fourth in the CALIFORNIA OUTDOOR TRACK AND FIELD STATE LEADERS. CIF State Championship Finals HS. Saturday, June 3, Field Events: PM Track Events: PM Veteran's Memorial Stadium (Buchanan HS) Meet.
CIF California State Meet - Wikipedia
Wind-aided marks will have a "w" following the mark. If the wind speed is known, then it will follow the "w".
For example, a wind-aided mark of 3. Since the earliest State Meets, athletes qualified by virtue of placing highly in their geographical Sectional meets.
As population and the number of high schools increased dramatically, these three sections divided. In these summaries of results, schools are listed by the Section in which they are 'currently located', though particular schools may have changed Sections and others are no longer in existence and in many cases their current Section did not even exist in their years.
Abbreviations for each Section are listed below: Adjustments for hurdle heights were also made. If you would like to "What If" the marks, you may obtain the Excel spreadsheet by clicking on the link. I would also like to thank John E Spalding for his many hours of research trying to locate missing names and marks for the athletes.
California Boys Track & Field Freshmen All-State Team
Russell, the CIF's official history, says there were four not three sections in the beginning. I've also enclosed the text of my introduction to Bay Area Sports Stars, which explains the Bay Area situation in a bit more detail.2012 State Track and Field Meet - Part 1
Anyway, here are the starting dates for the sections of the CIF, which was formed in March, Football was governed in by the Amateur Academic Athletic Association. Other games and meets were arranged in a haphazard manner untilwhen competition around the bay was provided by the Academic Athletic League.
- CIF State Track and Field Championships
- 2012 California Boys Track & Field Freshmen All-State Team
- 2012 CIF-State Track and Field Championships Official Performance Lists
The AAL provided structured competition for boys in football, baseball, swimming, tennis and track and field. Basketball was added early in the 20th Century.
A few schools offered less formal interscholastic competition for girls in baseball, basketball, swimming, tennis and volleyball. Teams represented schools, but were not under the direct control of principals, superintendents or elected school officials.
There were frequent disagreements over eligibility, rules and finances. InJames E. After a series of meetings, the California Interscholastic Federation was formed in March, Its main purpose was to put the direction of high school athletics in the hands of educators.
Kingsburg's Joey Souza at left, photo by Johnie Thomsen, Hartford Sentinel arrived on the prep scene with solid junior high school credentials, but quickly made an impact at the next level in January of by winning the long jump competition at the California State Indoor Championships with a fine leap of His sprinting talentsbecame more apparent outdoors, where he missed qualifying for the state meet by just one place as he placed fourth in the meter dash at the Central Section Championships top three placers advance to state from the Central Section with a wind-legal time on While Souza closed his first high school season with a flourish, he was consistent throughout, being one of two ninth graders to dip under Souza also had outdoor bests of While it is rare when a freshman can make a clear and immediate impact on the varsity level, it is rarer yet when a ninth grader can prosper in one of the toughest leagues in the nation.
Harvard-Westlake's Garrett Robinson top of page, photo courtesy of Tim Sharpe did just that, not only holding his own against the Mission League's best, but actually winning the meter dash title on the varsity level with a stellar Robinson also ranked second in the state for his class in the meter dash, owning a wind-legal best of Unlike the entry limitations which freshmen sprinters and field eventers might encounter at invitationals especially on the varsity levelmore liberal field sizes in the distance events often allows for ample opportunity for the multi-lappers to shine and develop in their first year of high school.
Huntington Beach Edison's Cooper Kossick photo at right, courtesy of Brian Brierly took full advantage of those opportunities to record the fastest time in the state in the meter run, 4: Two weeks later, Kossick then posted the fastest mile in the state by a frosh, purring to a 4: On six occasions, Kossick bettered 4: