Meet Information

Online Registration Instructions



Name of meet: Palmetto Invitational

Date of meet: September 17, 2020

Venue name: Palmetto High School, Williamston, SC

Link to meet on

Coach guidelines/things need to know this year: Coaches will be required to wear masks while on the PHS campus at all times. Social distancing requested as best as possible.

Runner guidelines this year: Runners will wear masks to the start line and then remove once race begins. They will put masks back on after the finish line.

What teams and how many can attend / states (can include limits of teams or runners per team): Only SC teams are allowed (SCHSL, SCISA, Independent, and Homeschool). Limit 12 runners per gender for varsity races.

Venue rules: Social distancing required between teams and athletes. Masks must be worn on PHS campus.

Spectator guidelines/things to know this year: Social distancing required between teams and athletes. Masks must be worn on PHS campus.

DATE: Thursday, September 17

TIMES: 5:30 PM -- Varsity Girls (Limited to 12 runners and 35 minutes please)

6:00 PM -- Varsity Boys (Limited to 12 runners and 30 minutes please)

6:30 PM -- JV Girls & Boys

7:30 PM - Awards

COST: No Entry Fee!

AWARDS: Trophies given to the top team in each Varsity race.

Medals given to top 10 runners in each varsity race.

Medals given to top 5 JV Girls and Boys.

COURSE: This is a 95% grass and trail course. It includes Two 1 mile woods sections and short, but strenuous uphill sections. The remainder of the course is a gentle grassy areas ending on the track. It will be well-marked, and mile splits will be indicated and times called. It is located around the track facility behind Palmetto High School, Williamston, SC.

TIMING: The race will be timed by RaceTab and reported to A copy of times will be made available for coaches before you leave and will also be emailed the following morning.

OTHER INFO: This is a great multi-team meet for all of your entire cross country athletes. We have SCHSL, SCISA, and Independent teams that have run the past four years and plan to attend again in 2020, Last year's Invitational had 19 schools and over 340 racers.

TO ENTER: Contact Mark Roberts by email at or Coach Abbie Adams at

Hype Video: Click the Official Meet Web-page link or copy and paste the link below -