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6 months ago District/Sectional Time Schedules
@Hays Thanks Dean. I wish the State would just post the time schedules online. I know they can...
6 months ago District/Sectional Time Schedules
Any ideas on when these will be published? Personally, I would love to see these things made p...
8 months ago Indoor Summary: Sleeper of the Year?
[quote=CoachAWJ]The indoor season ended on a high note with Lang and Robinson as #1 in the US in ...
12 months ago Has this ever happened before?
I think a point is being missed. Was Francis Park short? I don't think so, but the other inst...
12 months ago Has this ever happened before?
I don't think anyone on this thread advocated for qualifying times or a multiplier; I know I did ...
12 months ago Has this ever happened before?
Francis Park was new to everyone, but proved to be very fast. Though not completely flat, it had ...
1 year ago 2019 XC Schedule
@seannunn Agreed. A larger qualifying meet gets more of the best teams to State, which should ...
1 year ago 2019 XC Schedule
@Hays Would this allow for a Regional Meet (a la 1991) where there is no District or Sectional...
1 year ago 2019 XC Schedule
@Hays Dean, How would State qualifying work in the largest class if there are no Sectionals...
1 year ago 5 Classes in XC
@szoughaib SuperDistricts and/or SuperSectionals are the way to go. The meets would get more o...
1 year ago New Parkway Central Course vs. Sioux Passage?
@bantazmo Agreed with Coach Banta. The weather on the two days is not comparable (morning vs. af...
1 year ago Feast or famine in girls distance running
Thanks Dean! As I said on another thread, I think it's time to re-visit our District/Sectional...
1 year ago Feast or famine in girls distance running
Great comments. What about having an alternate District/Sectional schedule that could be used ...
1 year ago District Time Schedule(s)
I think with the addition of javelin in the past two years, it's time to re-examine our District ...
1 year ago District Time Schedule(s)
I am looking for the District time schedule for Class 5. Usually they are on TRXC but I did not ...
2 years ago Topic for Discussion - Varsity/JV Crossover
Since it doesn't look like we'll be having any meets for the next month due to the forecast, I wa...
2 years ago State Cross Country Meet to Move to Columbia in 2019
I have many thoughts on this big change, and have enjoyed reading the discussion. I am definitely...
2 years ago 2017 Sectional Boys Teams
Thanks - I misread the post title. I didn't know about the '95 team making it to State. Good to k...
2 years ago 2017 Sectional Boys Teams
Coach Hays, By my count, I have this as Marquette's 16th appearance (98, 99, 01, 02, 03, 05, 0...
2 years ago Sectional Meet Locations
As a senior in 91, I remember running in the Regional meet - there was no District or Sectional t...
2 years ago Lincoln University
Does anyone remember if the track at Lincoln was open last year for athletes to warm up on Friday...
2 years ago Some double district/sectionals some are not?
Agreed on that Coach Nunn; track/field budgets are usually pretty limited to begin with. Also, it...
2 years ago Some double district/sectionals some are not?
I would like to see the state explore the possibility of getting rid of Districts and Sectionals ...
4 years ago Cross Country Classifications
Dean Do you foresee a time when we would know the XC district and sectional locations before t...
4 years ago Regional Rep Revisited/Class 5 Sec. 1
I know in 1991 in cross country there was no district/sectional, just a regional meet. I think it...
5 years ago Passing of Lew Smith, former Parkway South and Marquette coach
Coaches, With great sadness we are sharing the news of the passing of Coach Lew Smith, who pas...
10 years ago C4 D2 Girls 1600
I agree that a three day meet is unlikely. Then again, another day = more hotel and restaurant re...
10 years ago Move the state meet?
I don't know if by 'most' you mean the most this past year or over the past several decades, but ...
11 years ago Jeff City ready to open new Track Stadium. Future home of State Meet?
The new stadium/track looks amazing. Congrats to the JC coaching staff. One question, does an...
11 years ago Pole Vault Coach
Marquette H.S. is looking for a pole vault coach for the upcoming track and field season. If anyo...