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6 days ago CC All-State
@michaelcockrum In 1994, it was still only 15 medals. 1997 was the 1st year they gave out 25.
8 days ago Eliminate District Prelims
@bantazmo You can but there may be 8 prelims. You only want the 1st place advancing? You can,...
9 days ago Eliminate District Prelims
Getting rid of districts and going straight to a sectional was looked at last fall by a sub commi...
15 days ago Changes to the State Meet
I can speak to #2 and #4. #2 - Once the lead runner comes by the 1st time in the 4X8, at least t...
24 days ago All State Certificates
At least since 1991, MTCCCA has awarded All-State certificates to all that have earned a state me...
24 days ago All State Certificates
@BearCatsTrack Can you show me where it said that? Kind of important to me because I will have...
1 month ago Funny, strange, memorable moments at State....
2009 Class 1 boys SP. I young man from a school close to Arkansas arrived at the meet in, I thin...
1 month ago Class 3, 4, 5 State Qualifiers
Rule of thumb for starting heights in the verticals. On JT's list, look for the 8th best and dro...
1 month ago State Double Waterfall?
As the guy who watches the break line since before these kids were born, it is a hundred per cent...
1 month ago Question for Missouri track and field history buffs
The 1983 Class 4A discus was held on Friday. The KC Star archives are all on line so easy to ver...
1 month ago What did I miss?
Thunder.
1 month ago Question for Missouri track and field history buffs
It did not happen in 2004 as per the KC Star Rohr won the discus on Saturday. The discus was mov...
1 month ago Question for Missouri track and field history buffs
@seannunn Chris Rohr from LS North in 04. Later became a great hammer thrower. Could have been...
1 month ago Question for Missouri track and field history buffs
@coachstove I know it could not have been in the 90s because I coached the Class 1 girls state ...
1 month ago Change Needed: Moving the 3200 for the State Series
@CoryD1138 Kansas does all 3200 runs in the morning 1st thing. They have always done it that wa...
1 month ago Four from Fatima in the 3200 -- C3D5
@seannunn A year off, Fatima girls did it in the 2016 Class 2 meet. The Festus boys almost did...
1 month ago Change Needed: Moving the 3200 for the State Series
Some background and more food for thought. Dr. Coulter is a member of the MSHSAA Sports Medicine...
1 month ago Change Needed: Moving the 3200 for the State Series
@mutiger31 OK, to be blunt in 39 years I have never seen a track athlete with heat stroke. Can...
1 month ago Four from Fatima in the 3200 -- C3D5
Event 7 Boys Pole Vault Class 4 =================================================================...
1 month ago Feast or famine in girls distance running
Of course, always open to discussion. Freak year this year, but is this a pattern? I will remin...
1 month ago Feast or famine in girls distance running
@coachebert There has already been a mass email sent to officials and meet hosts from the MSHSA...
1 month ago Four from Fatima in the 3200 -- C3D5
In 1983, Raytown South took the top 5 places at the district meet with McVay, who would medal at ...
1 month ago Notable athletes not competing in MO HS TF in 2018
Sort of. In 1975, Hurel Manns of Normany won in 13.7, Dan Lavitt of Raytown South, 2nd in 13.8,...
2 months ago District Time Schedule(s)
@ebdawgs District 8 had the most entries in Class 2 District 6 had the 2nd most entries in Cla...
2 months ago Event no-show regulation
@CoachTerry May be discrepancies in the administration this year but it is the top 3rd in the ou...
2 months ago Event no-show regulation
@mutiger31 It is at the break line marked at the beginning of the backstretch. The switch was ...
2 months ago Event no-show regulation
Ron, from page 8 in the track manual: Double Waterfall Start - In the 4x800, 800, 1600, and 3200...
2 months ago District Time Schedule(s)
@CoachSwift Dropping prelims is in the works. What we will have after this weekend and next is ...
2 months ago District Prelims
FAT in 3A and 4A Boys started in 1977 when they went to Lincoln U for the 1st time. Fat in 1A an...
2 months ago District Prelims
@Appraiser25Y My thoughts are to run prelims in the 100 at the district meet in case of FAT pro...
3 months ago Jerseys vrs race numbers
@JimBeatty You forgot screwdriver, hammer and #9 wire but at your age I understand.
3 months ago Topic for Discussion - Varsity/JV Crossover
@JimBeatty They would not. The Podunk Invite may have two divisions, but it is only one meet.
3 months ago Boys javelin already over 200 feet in Missouri
Of note, Waldram was a conference champ at MIZZOU and held the school record from 1938 though 197...
3 months ago Boys javelin already over 200 feet in Missouri
Two-hundred feet in the javelin has already been done in Missouri. The javelin was an official e...
4 months ago Enrollements 2018-19
@CoachTerry I truly have no idea what is going to happen. I am going to email you the notes fr...
4 months ago Enrollements 2018-19
@CoachTerry 9-11 this year will determine next year. Many states do it that way. However, the...
4 months ago Enrollements 2018-19
I think it is early yet. Trust me, when I see it I'll be like a frog on a June Bug but with the...
4 months ago Thanks to all!
Have fun Scott, but on the alibi list I just posted check out #107. My kids are are both older t...
4 months ago Alibi List
On a day in lovely Hardin where we have about 2 millimeters of ice on the sidewalk and patio - ju...
6 months ago What is the toughest individual event on the track?
Note, however, that the event with the fewest entries at the district meet is the HH for boys and...
6 months ago Joe Newton
I just learned from the old Parkway South coach, Jim Schmuck, that Joe Newton of York HS, passed ...
6 months ago New TF Schools for 2018
Schools that did not compete in 2017. Fordland in Class 1 District 3, Niangua in 1-4, Concordia ...
7 months ago Fall 2018 dates
@seannunn For 2018-2019 school year 1st practice is August 6 and 1st contest on August 24. For...
7 months ago State Cross Country Meet to Move to Columbia in 2019
I was waiting to see if anybody else knew that.
7 months ago Missouri loses one of its greats
Close. From 1999 through 2013, they were district champions every year except 2007 when they fin...
7 months ago MTCCCA Officials Clinic
@coachbing Yes. But, you can go back to the vendors room and grab some coffee, juice, some fru...
7 months ago Fall 2018 dates
You can find them on page 91 of the MSHSAA Handbook: http://www.mshsaa.org/resources/pdf/Officia...
8 months ago Found at the State X-Country Meet
Looks like Centralia is the winner.
8 months ago Found at the State X-Country Meet
It belongs to one of these guys. Nolan Brown SR Saxony Lutheran Justin Lockhart SO Valley Park ...
8 months ago 4 years All-State
@MJO21 Michael, thank you for picking that up. My database is only as good as the names suppli...