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I coach and teach at SLUH.

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30 days ago Website question
When I click on "XC Team Scores" under Rankings (when I'm logged in), I just get a reload of the ...
1 year ago Forest Park Merged Results
@bantazmo According to MileSplit's database, among 30 medalists in the Girls Green Varsity at...
1 year ago Class of 2017 -- College Choices
[quote=torbrooks]I can still tell you that nothing has changed in regard to sprinters and hurdler...
1 year ago When did Hindman run the 3200 after the weather delay?
I'm very happy to learn from Greg's fantastic story that the crowd got into Austin's record-break...
3 years ago Time for 5 classes in xc
I realize this is no reason to stop anything from happening, but I would be saddened by the possi...
3 years ago Entry Fee for Districts and Sectionals
I could be wrong in my interpretation, but Dean Hays seems to be saying that admission at meets a...
3 years ago Entry Fee for Districts and Sectionals
Among other reasons why this is, in my opinion, an untenable decision: the amount of additional i...
3 years ago Entry Fee for Districts and Sectionals
Not a fan of this idea either, for similar reasons that have been said. And as a frequent distric...
3 years ago Walker, Texas Ranger
@coachmoran Good conversation here. We don't permit any walkers, nor do we have any try-outs....
3 years ago Forest Park XC Festival 2015
@CoachTerry What's your concern? First half going down to Bowl Lake is a net down with only m...
3 years ago Central Invite New Date and Openings to compete.
Why the late change, Banta? At any rate, we're going to be at Paul Enke that Saturday. Coach ...
3 years ago Congrats to Dustan Davidson and Ean Buffington
@CoachAWJ I appreciate your kind words about Dustan. However, with all respect due to someone...
4 years ago Nike Festival of Miles 2015
I'm sure that if this guy wants to run here on Thursday, he'd be more than welcome. Sounds like y...
4 years ago Cross Country Meet Date Changes
There's been no date change for Forest Park. Still the second Saturday in September (Sept. 12). A...
4 years ago Class 4 Sectional 2 Alternates' /open Race?
@cccoach1 Coach, My memory suggests that there has always been an open race at Sectional 2...
4 years ago Article Comment: Big River Running XC Rankings #2
Just to give Festus even more props ... they were 2nd (not 3rd) in the 3A race and weren't that f...
4 years ago Forest Park Predictions
Here's a good-looking prediction! Sat Sep 13 Partly Cloudy H 67° L 45° CHANCE OF RAIN...
4 years ago Fleet Feet XC Kickoff South 2014
@bantazmo I'm disappointed, but not surprised, to hear this. We had over 10 runners missed comp...
5 years ago Really MSHSAA?
I agree with the original poster here. Total sticks in the mud. I remember back a few years w...
5 years ago Ladue Brusca/Strohbach Invitational 2014
[quote=mcchillin]Milesplit shouldn't even come to meets if they aren't going to be there for the ...
5 years ago Article Comment: Head Of The Class: C/O 2017 Track & Field Rankings (4/14)
@bsrunner He's an excellent young runner, no doubt. But there are people quite close to his ti...
5 years ago Starting line at state?
Allow me... [b](FLASH FORWARD 12-24 HOURS IN THIS VERY THREAD)[/b] "I think box 1 is on the l...
5 years ago Mugeche -- 15:35 on Lake Jacomo course
Which course did they run at District just last year? I see his former teammate Belete ran 15:25 ...
5 years ago Mugeche -- 15:35 on Lake Jacomo course
Who would possibly think any different?
5 years ago Article Comment: October 4/5 Weekend Preview
I echo cccoach's statement on O'Fallon coming to Parkway West. Should be a strong race!
6 years ago Article Comment: Even with victories, champions left wanting more
@muxctf15 I agree with you on that! Seeing/reading about the scowl on the face of the young m...
6 years ago State streaming video on web?
Does anyone know if and where there will be live video for the meet this weekend? Last year there...
6 years ago Uniform matching
[quote=4Braclets]The uniforms don't match.[/quote] @4Braclets This comment is so tedious. Co...
6 years ago Replacement State Medals?
That didn't take long. Here's the reply I just received from Diane in the MSHSAA office. "I ha...
6 years ago Replacement State Medals?
I asked my AD about this yesterday and he said he hasn't heard or received anything about replace...
6 years ago Replacement State Medals?
Good question. Has anyone received these or know anything updated about when they are going to be...
6 years ago State cross country meet 2013
Since this would affect the dynamics of all fall sports, are there voices being heard here other ...
6 years ago State cross country meet 2013
@Hays Are you saying the discussion is whether to begin XC on July 29th while the State Meet re...
6 years ago The Friday before the MO State XC meet deserves mention
@greghall24 Beautiful post..one of my favorites! And very true. Friday is a special day.
6 years ago Box Numbers at state
Start on the left and run toward the bunny ears. You'll be in the clear going that way!
6 years ago Box Numbers at state
This thread is making me smile. Pre-state coaching anxiety reaching its climax!
6 years ago class 4 at a glance
@Hays I believe that's Jake Bast, not Larry Best. He was 21st overall as a freshman in 2008 a...
6 years ago Nike Regionals
@JRockhold You cannot send a team made up from runners from different schools. Club is synonymo...
6 years ago Article Comment: USA Rankings, 2012; Girls Individuals; as of 9/10
Yesterday at the Paul Enke Invitational at Sioux Passage, Taylor Werner beat Nicole Mello by 54 s...
6 years ago Article Comment: USA Rankings, 2012; Girls Individuals; as of 9/10
To not rank Taylor Werner or Hannah Long in your Top 25 proves you to be quite a laughable "expert."
6 years ago Forest Park splits...
For any who are interested, it looks like 1-mile splits are available for all the races on Big Ri...
6 years ago Forest Park splits...
It's my understanding that the splits were operated under a different system and there was a kink...
6 years ago Does winning a high profile meet early in the season hurt your chances to win later in the season?
@bantazmo Again questioning the course distance? You clearly don't know how obsessive the peo...
6 years ago Article Comment: Big River Running : Forest Park Cross County Festival Preview
The course at Central Fields is already lined and marked, as a few teams who came out today saw. ...
6 years ago How will Isaac affect the first races of the season?
These are excellent questions and observations. I imagine this must be frustrating for several if...
6 years ago How will Isaac affect the first races of the season?
Isaac has already affected a meet in St. Charles. The First Capital Invitational has already been...
8 years ago Everett Brothers (Festival of Miles)
@hansel960 I believe Flotrack was on site. Last year they posted all the videos.
8 years ago Everett Brothers (Festival of Miles)
Daniel's mile looks like it was the 3rd fastest in the country, and David's was the 5th fastest. ...
8 years ago State track experience
@Coach_B I couldn't make it to Jeff City this year. But I'm glad to hear that MSHSAA is taking ...
8 years ago Jeff City hotels next weekend?
@thunderstruck Thanks to all who helped. I'm sorry to hear that I wasn't alone in hotel frust...