Advancement: The first- and second-place finishers in each event, including relay teams, from each of the sectional meets, or any individual or relay team who equals or surpasses the qualifying standard in the finals for the class they represent in the sectional advance to the IHSA state meet, May 22-24 at O'Brien Stadium at Eastern Illinois in Charleston.
When: 4 p.m. Friday (field events), 5 p.m. (running events)
Local teams competing: Beecher, Seton Academy.
Local individuals to watch: Beecher — Joanna Banasiak, shot put. Seton Academy — Mariah Woods, 100; 400 relay.
When: 4:30 p.m. Thursday (field event), 5:30 p.m. (running events)
Local teams competing: Illiana Christian, Marian Catholic, Thornridge.
Local individuals to watch: Illiana Christian — Alexa Beezhold, 800; Gabby Kreykes, shot put; 3,200 relay. Marian Catholic — Mee’Shaunda Roddy, 200; Taylor Walker, 300 hurdles. Thornridge — Quianahana Johnson, 200; Destine Wesley, 400; 400 relay; 800 relay.
When: 4:30 p.m. Thursday (field events), 5:45 p.m. (running events)
Teams competing: Bloom Township, Crete-Monee, Danville, Eisenhower, Homewood-Flossmoor, Lincoln-Way Central, Lincoln-Way East, Lincoln-Way North, T.F. North, T.F. South, Thornton, Thornwood, Washington.
Local individuals to watch: Bloom Township — Ivory Cassell, 100; Angelique Hamilton, 200; Gina Narcisi, 1,600, 3,200; Jazzmin Ruiz, 400; Taylor Solomon-Phillips, long jump, triple jump; Brittany Thomas, 100, 200; DaKarie Wilson, 300 hurdles; 400 relay; 800 relay; 1,600 relay. Crete-Monee — Latris Daniels, long jump, triple jump; Simone Fears, 100, 200; Tineja Foy, 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles; Alshey Kelly, high jump; Danasha Magruder, 1,600, 3,200; Chastity Powell, 800; Loucreasha Smith, 400; 400 relay; 800 relay; 1,600 relay. Homewood-Flossmoor — Antoinette Broughton, 100, 200; Tyler Harvey, 100; Aliyah Mickens, 200, long jump; Jayla Stewart, 100 hurdles; 400 relay. T.F. North — Dasia Blackmon, 100, 200, 400; Charlene Horton, 200; Emani James, triple jump; 400 relay; 800 relay. T.F. South — Amber Bell, long jump, triple jump; Celestine Keys, shot put; 800 relay. Thornton — Kayla Edwards, 100; Yahshena James, shot put; Jada Johnson, 100; Mya Robinson, 300 hurdles; Mitzi Terry, triple jump; 800 relay; 1,600 relay. Thornwood — Janaia Carter, 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles, triple jump; Janeah Stewart, shot put, discus; Janez Wilston, shot put, discus; 3,200 relay.
— Compiled by Tim Cronin