History

IATCCC Historical information
(Formed as the Indiana Association of Track Coaches)

1955January - Revised constitution for IATCCC
1961September - Revised constitution for IATCCC
1964October - Revised constitution for IATCCC
1970February - Revised constitution for IATCCC
22nd annual Hoosier Relays – Sam Kelley meet director
1971Indiana High School Coaches Association, Inc – constitution proposed
IATCCC revised constitution – 9/71--- Changed name to IATCCC in revised constitution
Marshall Goss becomes meet director of Hoosier Relays
1973Boys discus - new event
1979XC series changed to a 4 week series for boys (sectional, regional, semi-state, state);
girls go 3 weeks --- start @ regional week for boys
1980State T&F series run at metric distances
1st year for boys running 300 meter low hurdles --- previously 180 yard low hurdles????
19821st women inducted into IATCCC Hall of Fame
1983First year for state meet @ IUPUI --- moved from North Central
also moved to a
2-day format with men’s & women’s combined meet
1988State meet went back to men one day & women the next --- flip flop days each year
488 IATCCC members
1989Hoosier Trackman ---- title changed to Hoosier Harrier
1st practice date for T&F season changed to mid- February – 2 weeks later
Bruce McGeath stepped down as chair of Hall of Fame committee
1990Hoosier Harrier printed by Oak Hill H.S.
Carol Tumey in charge of Hall of Fame committee
1991IATCCC filed for tax exempt status – Ted Fisher
Sectional council meetings held @ Lawrence
Central --- changes to constitution voted on at clinic
1992realignment of track sectionals;
no time standard for athletes to enter events at sectional – 3200 will still have a time standard
9 places scored at state meet
1993Dennis McNulty --- 1st volume of “Indiana’s Best”
Current Hall of Fame induction procedure adopted
1st XC clinic held --- August --- Chuck Koeppen, director
19951st year for 5 teams & 15 individuals advancing from each
level of IHSAA XC tournament (proposed by Michael Chastain in
Sectional Council meeting & put forward in the bi-annual
individual sport proposal process and then acted
upon by IHSAA Executive Council)
19961st year for 4 x 800 relay in order of events & state series
State XC meet @ Conner Prairie
1997Snow/ice storm – poor turnout @ T&F clinic
1st year for Ohio to host the Mid-West T&F meet -- @ Ohio Wesleyan
19981st year for state XC meet @ Bloomington --- IU XC course
20001st year for boys running 300 meter Intermediate (36”) hurdles --- previous 300 meter lows
1st year for girls running 100 meter hurdles at 33” --- previously 30”
20011st post-season XC clinic (2 days) --- held @ Sheraton-Keystone 2nd & 3rd of November
All-state selections made @ fall XC clinic
www.iatccc.org launched by Julie Alano, Secretary
2002Jason Draper, Treasurer, filed incorporation papers for the IATCCC;
tax exempt certificate applied for & received
by-laws revised – taken from old IATCCC constitution
2003Girls vault “experiment” --- girls could vault @ Regional level & advance to
State meet – medals, but not count in team scoring
Portage – Mark Harsha print Hoosier Harrier
2004Girls vault “experiment” continued for a 2nd year
IATCCC by-laws updated/corrected
State T&F meet moved to Bloomington (IU)
State XC meet moved to Terre Haute (ISU) – LaVern Gibson Championship course
2005Girls vault as a regular season/tournament event
new by-laws voted on @ clinic
December: revised amendments to by-laws approved @ December Council meeting
2006IATCCC By-Laws revised and approved at Sectional Council
meeting – Feb. 3, 2006 @ annual T&F clinic
1st year for Michigan to host Mid-West T&F meet @ Spring Arbor/Jackson
20071st year for girls to run 5K in cross country, Cross Country Sectionals re-aligned like Track
6 teams advance out of each cross country semi-state – previously 5
Hoosier State Relays Indoor Finals held at IU
2008Snow Friday morning of clinic – attendance slightly affected
Cross Country Clinic moved to Noblesville HS – Eric Kellison, Kent Graham directors
2009Boys race first in cross state tournament; will alternate with girls each year
Hoosier State Relays Indoor Finals at Purdue
2010Midwest Meet returns to Indiana for 4 years @ FW Northrop/IPFW
2011Hall of Fame opens in Terre Haute visitors center
2012Cross Country Clinic moved to Hamilton Southeastern High School - Bob Dahl director
Hoosier State Relays Indoor Final at Indiana Wesleyan
20134 Cross Country Clinics - one for each semi-state held - Bob Dahl state director
Top 5 teams plus 10 individuals not on a team advance in CC state tournament
2014Midwest meet now in Ohio for 4 years @ Granville HS and Denison University
Cross Country Sectionals moved to Saturday prior to previous Tuesday for return to 4 week
tournament
2015Cross Country Clinic moved to July with athletes at state course in Terre Haute
Midwest Meet at Ohio Wesleyan University
HSR Finals at Purdue
2016Midwest Meet at Ohio Wesleyan University
HSR Finals at IU