This is NOT the official website for the Pioneer Valley Interscholastic Athletic Conference.
For the official PVIAC conference website please go to: www.pviac.net.
LOVE TRACK?? Want to know what's happening in other parts of Massachusetts, New England, the US, and the world? Check out these other websites for extensive T&F and XC coverage.
- T&F, XC, and Road Racing news, schedules and results from all over the Northeast.
- national coverage of high school T&F and XC. Part of ESPN Rise group of high school sports websites.
- Mass TOP 50 lists
, results, and discussion forums from other parts of Massachusetts. PVIAC results are shared with this site. An affiliate of www.mileSplit.us
- national news and results coverage as well as discussion forums on a wide range of T&F topics.
- the official website of USA Track & Field, New England Division. Track and XC results and schedules. Lots of info. about meets outside of the high school season.
www.athletic.net -state by state coverage of middle school, high school, and college track and field and cross country. Very extensive top performance lists.
ATTENTION COACHES: Have you joined the Massachusetts State Track Coaches Association? Contact Michael Budd (firstname.lastname@example.org) for information about upcoming meetings. All track and cross country coaches are welcome!
BE ACTIVE - GET INVOLVED!!
Photo by Chris Kane
MSTCA COACHES HALL OF FAME
How does a coach get selected for the MSTCA HALL OF FAME?
The process begins with the nomination of a coach. In order for a nomination to be considered the nominee must:
1. Be a member of the MSTCA* while coaching,
2. Have a coaching history spanning a minimum of 20 years (not seasons),
3. Have success coaching individuals, dual, league, and state meets,
4. Be an exemplary role model well respected by peers, and
5. Have made contributions to the sport beyond his/her own team.
All nominations are reviewed by an HOF Selection Committee. Documentation and letters of recommendation to support the nomination should be submitted to Michael Budd or Linda Rowbotham for presentation to the Selection Committee. Nomination forms can be downloaded by clicking on the "Awards" tab on the MSTCA website (www.MSTCA.org).
OTHER MSTCA AWARDS
Coach of the Year
Assistant coach of the Year
Frank Kelly Adversity Award (athlete award)
Athletes Hall of Fame
*Go to www.MSTCA.org award histories, membership applications, meet schedules, results, and clinic information.
- Massachusetts State Track Coaches Association. MSTCA event results and schedules.
Members of the
Hall of Fame
1984- Paul Whitlock
1986- Dick Atkinson
1990- Randy Crowley
1994- Ken Caouette
Special Recognition--Olympic Official
1997- Frank Dutille
1999- Win Mac-
2000- Bill Davis
2002- Peter Conway
2003- Ted Dutkie-
2005- Ernie Goff
2007- William Kane
2008- Dan Lengeiza
2009- Robert Delisle
2010- Joe Chadwick
2012- M. Rasool
2014- Bob Smith
2016- Larry Bell
2018- Dan Walsh
All NFSHSA and MIAA rules regarding UNIFORMS, SPORTSMANSHIP, and ELECTRONIC DEVICES will be strictly enforced at all PVIAC meets!
NO ELECTRONIC DEVICES OF ANY KIND WILL BE ALLOWED INSIDE LANE 6 OR NEAR THE LONG JUMP PIT.
In order to participate in any MSTCA sponsored meet during the indoor season a team must submit a single waiver form. Check the MSTCA website for more information on filing Single Waiver and Single Payment forms.
For all meet and membership information go to: www.mstca.org.
2019 MSTCA Dr. George Steele Relays
West Springfield High School April 27
NOTE:* ALL MSTCA meets are entered through Direct Athletics NOT TrackCentral.
jewelry rule has been eliminated!
However, in the PVIAC Indoor League, if, in the judgement of the High Jump official, jewelry may cause injury to an athlete it MUST be re-moved or taped.
Western Mass D1 & D2 Individual and Team Championship Meet Information click here.
Congratulations to Northampton Boys and South Hadley girls for winning the 2018-19 PVIAC Indoor Track Championship Meet.
PVIAC INDOOR TRACK
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN BECOMING A CERTIFIED TRACK & FIELD OFFICIAL???
Local high schools and colleges need your help! It's fun, easy, and rewarding.
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