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9 days ago Courntey Frerichs!!
This is HUGE! I hope this gets the attention it deserves on these boards and this site. The ra...
3 months ago When did Hindman run the 3200 after the weather delay?
I think I've said this every year. Why not broadcast the live feed over the stadium and have t...
3 months ago When did Hindman run the 3200 after the weather delay?
Thought the weather was near perfect as you can get this time of year. Plenty cool enough and ver...
3 months ago Class 5 Girls 1600
In general I think the meet was handled as well as could be in difficult conditions, but the mile...
4 months ago Flooding and Districts
What about some of the conference meets this weekend? Will they be moved, reschedule, or just ...
4 months ago Performance of the week #6
Saw both, in a slight edge miller because of age and against probably the best all around distanc...
4 months ago 800 meter strategy, thoughts?
Depending on a kids 400m speed, I was taught and typically use about 2.5 s or so, so 58.x and 60....
5 months ago Best returning boys 4 x 800 teams
I for one like these type of previews and appreciate the hard work that goes into it. There ar...
5 months ago 4x200
Lol. For sure that group you were around was insanely good and I'm sure a joy to watch. Glad t...
5 months ago 4x200
I dont' know if the point about adding events is about getting to the next level. Most kids o...
6 months ago 4x200
In fairness I think the addition of a DMR or 5k is a good idea. With his addition of a DMR tha...
6 months ago Censorship by MO Milesplit - Mizzou is Untouchable???
Just my two cents as an alum of the school and the program who was coached by Tash (Natasha) and ...
7 months ago Para-Athletes????
jcunningham@fz.k12.mo.us Chris McCoy FOrt ZUmwalt WEst
7 months ago SEMO All-Comers Meet: January 7th, 2017
It could be done. In state with SEMO, Mizzou, and Joplin (am I missing an obvious one?) at lea...
8 months ago Top Five Kicks
@bantazmo Man was Darwin Price a stud. Good call on Kenny Cushing. Watched him destroy pe...
9 months ago Pre-Season Rankings Question
Had to look it up to be sure. 18 total teams statewide sub 8:00 in 2012. That's awesome!
9 months ago Pre-Season Rankings Question
@Dizzy17 Can't wait to see those teams and others light it up in the 4 x 800. It's always a hi...
10 months ago State Predictions
@bantazmo The elevation of the Warrenton course can be misleading vs. it's difficulty IMO. ...
1 year ago Can't Believe there's no discussion of Brandon Miller
I've heard that he has played football in the past and basketball as well. If that is the case...
1 year ago Can't Believe there's no discussion of Brandon Miller
http://www.flotrack.org/article/44556-14-year-old-brandon-miller-runs-1-51-age-group-world-record...
1 year ago No New XC Topics but something to watch
We got to witness something historic last season with Lafayette and their XC and track run. Ho...
1 year ago State Qualifiers 3-5
Thanks so much again. Very helpful.
1 year ago State Meet New Venue Observations
Coaches, I coach a Class 5 team, but had a half day and wanted to check out State in its new v...
1 year ago musings on attending a class 4/5 district track meet
I think many people just want something better rather it's the amount of schools, super sectional...
1 year ago musings on attending a class 4/5 district track meet
Amen. It's hard enough finding officials now. Why have an extra week with more venues. J...
1 year ago musings on attending a class 4/5 district track meet
@seannunn Agreed with five classes a reality it's time for the district to go and make a sectiona...
1 year ago Sectional Qualifiers
@jtsimmons Absolutely awesome. Thanks.
1 year ago Class 5, Sectional 1 Girls 3200m Run
@Hays Great stats and great discussion generated. I would be for advancing the next placer...
1 year ago Class 5, Sectional 1 Girls 3200m Run
@griffin9222 Great question and I admit I dont' know the answer. I do know I can look at ...
1 year ago Class 5, Sectional 1 Girls 3200m Run
Agreed. I don't teach my kids to whine about it either. I tell them it's the system that is and y...
1 year ago Class 5, Sectional 1 Girls 3200m Run
@seannunn Right on, I'd be good with no Sectionals and AQ. Also, getting knocked out in a ...
1 year ago Class 5, Sectional 1 Girls 3200m Run
Nothing being said about the competition, sportsmanship, and the opportunities being in a bear of...
1 year ago In at DII Nats!
BIG CONGRATULATIONS to MO. S & T Miner Tyler Percy (Fort Zumwalt West H.S.) on nabbing the final ...
2 years ago Congratulations to Nicole Kallengerger - US#7 in Pole Vault
I would think he means since we are at Jeff City H.S. this year. Will the meet ever go back to Li...
2 years ago As Long as we are giving props to Indoor Performances...
What an 800 by Dustan Davidson. His time recent indoor 800 would be second only to his best ou...
2 years ago Big River Indoor Series at Mizzou???
Nope. If if they aren't in the championship sections they can still race.
2 years ago Mizzou meet on the 16th of January?
It's up now.
2 years ago A vote fro the Lancers, and an open letter...
Well said.
2 years ago Time for 5 classes in xc
Coach Nunn, I don't think you implied that at all. From my experience you are spot on with wha...
2 years ago Time for 5 classes in xc
@seannunn Kudos to you coach for bringing those issues to the table. Many people ignore or do...
2 years ago Time for 5 classes in xc
That being said (and I know it's beating a dead horse), at least in track qualifying performances...
2 years ago Time for 5 classes in xc
This doesn't change things for the larger schools (like us) very much, so personally it doesn't m...
2 years ago Entry Fee for Districts and Sectionals
@Hays We too are hosting for the second year in a row and they close the park to vehicle traf...
2 years ago Entry Fee for Districts and Sectionals
Not a fan either. I get the state meet. I don't with these. This discourages students fr...
2 years ago Forest Park XC Festival 2015
@bantazmo 25s was the number I came up with too based on talking with my athletes and other coa...
2 years ago Class 5 Sectional 2 - Ridiculously stacked
@coachstove Those are all valid point. However, that is exactly the way Illinois does it (one...
2 years ago Class 5 Sectional 2 - Ridiculously stacked
@coachstove Why does it have to be a near carbon copy of what we have now. We just radically ...
2 years ago Class 5 Sectional 2 - Ridiculously stacked
@Hays I get it. If you place lower it's harder to win, podium, etc... It still doesn't spe...
2 years ago Class 5 Sectional 2 - Ridiculously stacked
@Hays I get being a champion is very difficult, but what I said was: Very easily a kids w...
2 years ago Class 5 Sectional 2 - Ridiculously stacked
Yep, the whole regional representation thing is out the window when in both XC and Track we the n...