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Shelby Mack/ The Californian  16 people ran in the second heat of the boys 1600m run during the preliminaries of the state track and field championships in Clovis on Friday. Blake Haney from Stockdale High School came in second in the race.

The CIF said via a press release on Tuesday afternoon that due to the forecast of temperatures expected to hit as as high as 108 degrees on Friday and Saturday in Clovis for the CIF State track and field championships at Veterans Memorial Stadium, there will be adjustments made to the start times of some, if not all, events.

According to the release, the state office is waiting on an hour-by-hour forecast and will make the official adjustments by 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

The state championships are set for a 5 p.m. start times for the preliminary heats for track events with field

Nick Ellis / for The Californian   Tehachapi's Tim Williams lays down a bunt during the Central Section division II championship game against Redwood Monday night.

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