High School and Middle School - Events and Information

2017 --- Summer Opportunities for Athletes

Playmakers has a variety of great opportunities this summer for high school and middle school athletes listed below. Plus a potential Coaches Clinic and a Nutrition Workshop designed just for high school and middle school athletes. Find out more listed below, and as always, stop by the store to say hi! 

Cross Country SPIKE NIGHT!

Date: Tuesday, August 15 from 7-9pm

Location: Playmakers
Okemos, Michigan

Find out more about Spike Night and register today for a chance to win additional swag!

Playmakers Autumn Classic

Date: Sunday, August 20

Location: Lake Lansing Park South
Haslett, Michigan

Find a couple teammates and join the Playmakers crew at one of the best-kept racing secrets in Greater Lansing, the Lake Lansing Team Relay! Find out more and register today: Lake Lansing Team Relay 

MSU Spartan Invite

Date: Friday, September 15

Location: Forest Akers East Golf Course
East Lansing, Michigan

More Information & Team Registration

Greater Lansing Championship

Date: Saturday, October 14

Location: Ledge Meadows GC
Grand Ledge, Michigan

More information will be available in September on this page and

Summer Trail Series

Dates: June 20, July 26,  August 24

Location: Various Parks

More Info & Registration

Playmakers Athlete of the Week

Track is back at Playmakers! Our mission is to celebrate everything Track & Field by naming the Playmakers Track and Field Athlete of the Week sponsored by New Balance for both high school and middle school. To be eligible, coaches must simply submit their athlete's performances to the Honor Roll and the committees will select the winners. Each athlete will receive an Athlete of the Week trucker cap provided by New Balance!

Honor Roll (high school): A male and female track and field athlete will be named each week. 

Junior Honor Roll (middle school): A male and female track and field athlete will be named each week. 

Week 4 Athletes of the Week

Not pictured: Maria Luea - CHAP - Hurdles & Jumps

Week 3 Athletes of the Week

Week 2 Athletes of the Week 

Week 1 Athletes of the Week

Greater Lansing Honor Roll Meets

The Greater Lansing Honor Roll Meet of Champions and the Junior Honor Roll are the premier invitationals for individual Track and Field athletes in the Greater Lansing Area. A weekly performance listing is produced for both the Honor Roll (high school) and Junior Honor Roll (middle school) highlighting the best performances in the Greater Lansing area. The top athletes on the performance list at the end of the season will be invited to compete at the Honor Roll Meet of Champions!

The Honor Roll (high school) weekly list will be updated Tuesday nights starting April 

25 and continuing through Memorial Day weekend. The weekly list will be used as the final invitation to compete in the Honor Roll Meet of Champions on Tuesday, May 31. 

The Junior Honor Roll (middle school) will be updated continuously starting the first full week of May and continuing through Memorial Day! 

New this spring, Playmakers will award a Track and Field Athlete of the Week for both the high school and middle school athletes. All performances/athletes selected will come from the weekly performance list and selected by the Honor Roll committee. Check out the Athlete of the week tab below for more information and see the winners!

Greater Lansing "Junior" Honor Roll Championship: 
Results --- Printable Results --- Meet Program

Playmakers Photos --- TimeFrame Photos --- LSJ Advertisement

Honor Roll Championship Results --- Meet Program --- LSJ Advertisement  

Playmakers Photos --- TimeFrame Photos

Sponsorship: A special thank you to Michigan Running Foundation and Van Attas for their sponsorship of the Championship. Please view the Sponsorship tab below for more information on becoming a sponsor. 

High School - Honor Roll Meet of Champions

2017 Greater Lansing Honor Roll Meet of Champions 
Spectator Information

Results --- Meet Program --- LSJ Advertisement 

Playmakers Photos --- TimeFrame Photos

This year's 43rd Honor Roll Meet of Champions will go back to its roots by hosting the event at Ed Madejski Stadium at Sexton High School. The mission of the Honor Roll Meet of Champions is to showcase the area's top athletes in each Track and Field event. Join us at the Honor Roll and join the fun!

Meet of Champions Information:

Location: Sexton High School - Ed Madejski Stadium
||Corner of W. Michigan Ave. & Clare St.||

Date: Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Meet Schedule: Field Events @ 5:30pm ---- Running Events @ 6:30pm
2017 Honor Roll Championship: Official Start List
Honor Roll:
 Championship Records

Spectator Entry: $5 --- Children Under 3 FREE

Spectator Note: Competing athletes and coaches are the only attendees allowed on the infield of the track. Please stay in the stands or other approved viewing locations. 

Shirts & Apparel 
Honor Roll Track Field Championship shirts - $15

Concession: Variety of concessions will be available at the meet.
Restroom: Restroom facilities located at the track and field.

Recommended Parking: (All Vehicle must pay to park at the stadium lot)
The public may park in the lot just west of the Track and Field. 

2017 Honor Roll "Track and Field" Performance List:

Girls      Boys

Participation: Entries into the Honor Roll Meet of Champions will be made by each team's coach on Athletes must appear on the final Honor Roll listing to be entered into the invitational. Appearing on the Honor Roll "Weekly Listing" does not guarantee entry into the meet.

Athlete Entry: Coaches should enter athletes between Thursday, May 25 at 5pm and Sunday, May 28 @ 5pm. 

Accepted Athletes: The following is the number of athletes in each event that will be invited to compete in the Honor Roll Meet of Champions from those entered on during the entry time. 

  • Top 16 athletes in 100, 200, 400, 110/100 hurdles, 300 hurdles (2 sections)
    Top 8 athletes plus ties in the high jump, long jump, pole vault, shot put and discus
    Top 24 athletes in the 1600 and 3200 runs (1 section)
    Top 20 athletes in the 800 (1 section)
    Top 8 teams in the 4 x100, 4 x 200 and 4 x 400 relays (1 section)
    Top 12 teams in the 4 x 800 relay (1 section)

* 2016 Greater Lansing Honor Roll - Printable Results --- Online Results 


Middle School - Junior Honor Roll Meet of Champions

2017 Junior Honor Roll Meet of Champions
Spectator Information

Results --- Printable Results --- Meet Program 

Playmakers Photos --- TimeFrame Photos --- LSJ Advertisement

Location: Okemos High School - Track and Field Facility

Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017
Schedule: Field Events at 4:00pm --- Running Events at 5:00pm
Honor Roll: Championship Records

Spectator Entry: $5 --- Children Under 3 FREE
Recommended Parking: Okemos Football Field Parking Lot

Honor Roll Shirts: $15 a shirt with the entire amount going to support the Junior Greater Lansing Championship 

Concession: Located at the Track and Field supporting Okemos Boosters
Restroom: Restroom facility located at the Track and Field

Weekly Honor Roll Performance List:

            Boys                Girls

Participation: Entries into the Honor Roll Meet of Champions will be made by each team's coach. Athletes must appear in the final Honor Roll Weekly listing to be entered and only a certain number of entries in each event will be selected. Appearing on the Honor Roll "Weekly Listing" does not guarantee entry into the meet. 

2016 Honor Roll -- Printable Reuslts -- Online Results

Junior Honor Roll - Coaches Information

The 2017 Middle School "Junior" Honor Roll will take place at Okemos High School on Thursday, June 1. Coaches from participating teams should submit names, grades, and performances of athletes to Jeff Crowe, the Meet Director of the Junior Honor Roll ( Performance updates, adjustments, names/grades, and any other corrections should be made by a school's coaching staff and sent to the Meet Director.

Honor Roll Meet Schedule: Field Events: 4pm  Running Events: 5pm 

"Weekly Listing" Entry Deadline: Friday, May 26 @ 8am 
Junior Honor Roll - Entry Deadline: on Tuesday, May 30 @ 9am
(Please send all performances to Jeff Crowe -

Honor Roll Scratches: Tuesday, May 30 - Final scratches should be sent to Jeff Crowe ( (Timely scratches will help ensure all races are full and deserving athletes are able to compete)

Entry Qualifications: (All qualifications are based on the final Honor Roll Listings)

(Entry numbers are total participants after scratches are accounted for)

*** Field Events ***
Long Jump - Top 16
Shot put - Top 16
High Jump - Top 10
Pole Vault - Top 8

*** Relays ***
3200m relay - Top 16
1600m relay - Top 16
800m & 400m relays - Top 14

*** Individual running events ***
400m and down - Top 16
800m - Top 18
1600m - Top 20
3200m - Top 22

Honor Roll & Greater Lansing - Playmakers Sponsorship

Playmakers sponsors both the Honor Roll and Junior Honor Meet of Champions, but does not create the weekly performance listing or set the meet standards. The Honor Roll Committee would like to thank both Playmakers and the Lansing State Journal for their support of the Honor Roll Meet of Champions and the weekly Honor Roll Listings. If you have questions or concerns, please have your school's coach contact: 

High School - Andy Marsh ( for corrections 
Middle School - Jeff Crowe ( for corrections

Greater Lansing Cross Country Championship

Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 at 10 a.m.

Ledge Meadows Golf Course, Grand Ledge (west of town on M-43)


10:00 a.m.--boys 5K race
10:40 a.m.--girls 5K race
11:30 a.m.--awards

2016 Links: Spectators ----- Course Map ----- Coaches Information 

1st place team - engraved plaque + Playmakers gift  
1st-5th place teams - team medals to seven competitors 
Top 30 finishers – individual plaques + Playmakers gift

CHAMPIONSHIP T-SHIRTS (Cash or credit card accepted)
A select quantity of commemorative shirts will be available for $20

Additional Notes:
Parking: Spectators and teams not arriving via school bus should park in the Ledge Meadows Parking Lot
Golf Course Etiquette: Please stay off all tees and greens on the golf course please stay off of driving range tee box (absolutely NO TENTS there)
Course awareness: Please watch the course and give athletes plenty of room to run and pass one another. Spectators must stay behind ropes and flags at the starting line, 1 mile mark, and finish straight.

Junior Greater Lansing Cross Country Championship

Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 @ 4 p.m.

DeWitt High School cross country course (off Clark Road)

2016: Results --- A-Net Results --- Playmakers Photos

2016 Meet Info: Spectators & Coach Information ----- Course Map 

3:30 p.m.--Coach’s packet pick-up (pre-assigned boxes)
4:00 p.m.--Open meet boys
4:30 p.m.--Open meet girls
5:00 p.m.--Top ten boys
5:30 p.m.--Top ten girls        
*Will be enforcing the MHSAA Heat Index Policy if necessary

Shirts will be available for $15 during the duration of this event (Cash or Credit Card accepted)

Immediately after races for top 50 individuals in each of the 4 races
Team awards to the top 5 boys and top 5 girls teams: Plaques will be awarded on the podium.  
Two plaques will be awarded on the podium for the top male and top female

DeWitt Cross Country Course (2-mile course)
Course is south of DeWitt High School (off Clark Road)

Spectator parking at DeWitt High School off of Clark Road
Spectators: Please, no pets at this event
Buses (Lot across from the football stadium near DeWitt Junior High)

Concessions will be available during this event