The following information has been prepared to assist you with your coverage of the upcoming OHSAA gymnastics state tournament. Please contact Tim Stried ([email protected] or 614-267-2502, ext. 124) at the OHSAA office should you have additional questions. Previews and additional information will be posted on the OHSAA web site the week of each state tournament.
DATES: Friday, March 5 (team competition) and Saturday, March 6 (individual competition)
TIMES AND FORMAT: Team competition begins at 3:30 p.m. Friday, while the individual/all-around competition starts at noon Saturday.
LOCATION: Hilliard Bradley High School (2800 Walker Road, Hilliard, OH 43026)
YOUR HOSTS: The state tournament manager is Carol Eskay. The OHSAA interim administrator for gymnastics is Kristin Ronai, OHSAA Director of Compliance and Eligibility.
CREDENTIAL REQUESTS: Fax (or scan and email) your application form to Tim Stried at the OHSAA office (fax 614-267-1677, [email protected]). The deadline to submit credential application requests is noon on Wednesday, March 3.
CREDENTIAL CONFIRMATION: The OHSAA will send a confirmation email to approved media requests and post a list on its web site of those media members who have been approved for credentials. The list will be posted by 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 4. Denied requests will be notified by email.
PARKING: Media parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis adjacent to the high school. There are no media parking passes
CREDENTIAL PICK UP: Credentials will be held at the entrance to the field house, which is adjacent to the gymnasium.
FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY PROHIBITED: Flash photography is not permitted at any time in the sport of gymnastics.
WORK AREA: A media work area is available and a public wireless access point is available in the cafeteria adjacent to the gymnasium.
RESULTS: Results will be posted on the OHSAA web site as soon as possible after the tournament. Please consult with Kristin Ronai or Carol Eskay if you need hard-copy results.