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3 months ago D1 Central District Indoor 2017
[quote=coachp42]It is to my and other coaches chagrin that the D1 Central District Indoor Track m...
2 years ago Article Comment: Ohio Girls & Boys Returners Ranked in the top 20 Nationally
In the girls discus you are missing Oyesade Olatoye (154-5).
3 years ago Dublin Jerome Looking for T&F coaches
Dublin Jerome HIgh School is looking for some assistant coaches. We have had 2 coaches step down ...
3 years ago Article Comment: MileSplit USA Appoints New OhioMileSplit Web Master - Mark Stonecipher
Congratulations.
3 years ago Lane assignments
The four district winners get lanes 4 & 5, with the two fastest getting the two lane 4s. The four...
3 years ago Ohio State University Buckeye High School Qualifier #4 2014
@ThrowersMomSTL If you want to eat lunch there are plenty of places within a few blocks by go...
4 years ago State Meet versus Regional Course Comparisons
Tiffin is a fast course and the state meet course was a bit softer and sloppier than it was last ...
4 years ago State CC meet
Coach, I think that if Ohio State created a dedicated facility it would be unlikely to be close e...
4 years ago State CC meet
As far as anyone knows, this National Trails is the location for the foreseeable future. The traf...
4 years ago Article Comment: Division 1 Regional Preview
Thanks capnhook. And thanks for taking on the job of running the site.
4 years ago Article Comment: Division 1 Regional Preview
Thanks for doing this. I like the commentary along with projects. I agree with Mr. Alpeter about ...
4 years ago OCC meet
[quote=galestandf]Thanks Mathking, The Coffman guys looked very good as well. I tried to cal...
4 years ago OCC meet
My own data has the course at Darby at -31 seconds from baseline when it is dry. It's a fast cour...
4 years ago Midwest Meet of Champions
Coach, thanks for posting. Here is the link for the meet web site: http://www.iatccc.org/mmc/ Th...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
I am perfectly fine ending things here, since it isn't really a discussion. And I certainly have ...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
OK, as for data, I have far too few athletes to have conclusive data on my own. And it is difficu...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
You don't need to join the shouting match. You pretty much started it with "the far majority of a...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
I don't have any clue what you mean by "live data." As for my 3:55 example, you are the one wh...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
Well it's not actually my theory about energy systems. But I have tried to learn as much as I can...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
Hmmm... never really thought of myself as part of the old guard. But I guess after a couple of de...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
[quote=REngelhardt]mathking: "though by 1600 meter race standards not very much." That's nons...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
You are correct, the field did slow down in the second lap, though by 1600 meter race standards n...
4 years ago Where's the love for Heffernan?
Coach, her race was absolutely amazing. The fact that Wood ran a 10:21 and was soundly beaten ove...
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
It was a great race to watch. The pace was hard from the outset and they never really slowed down.
4 years ago Sub4 Ohio High School Miler in 2013? Troy Invitational
@CoachWhitman I agree the Crichlow is one to watch. He has run consistently well this season,...
4 years ago Ohio Capital Conference Championship 2013
@REngelhardt Thanks. Perils of cut and paste.
4 years ago Ohio Capital Conference Championship 2013
The schedule for both the Capital/Cardinal (Hilliard Bradley) and Ohio/Central (Thomas Worthingto...
5 years ago Fast (Short) Course
I think that with the weather the past two weekends (and the fact the Pickerington's course is ju...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
The point about PRs in a championship race is well taken. It is always more impressive to me when...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
@CoachWhitman I was there. It was excellent weather. Just a touch drier and warmer than last year.
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
@CoachWhitman I completely agree about that Kent Roosevelt being the best team ever. I really...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
Also Clevelandtiger, I currently coach at Dublin Coffman High School. Before that I coached in Ci...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
Clevelandtiger, I was not thinking of the Kinney times but rather the state meet times from their...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
I would say that 11:36 for 2.5 miles is ridiculously freakin' fast. I mean seriously, sub 4:40 pa...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
When I am comparing courses and I don't have common runners in the same year, I try two methods. ...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
Clevelandtiger, again I think it is a hard argument to make to leave Hesson on the list and drop ...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
To answer one question, no JJ White did not break 15 in HS competition. I believe his state meet ...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
Clevelandtiger, it is true that our perceptions tend to follow the ones we saw or ran against. I ...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
I do think that if you are talking about the greatest cross country runners then guys like See an...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
I wouldn't say that Hesson was totally dominant over competition (3) if you don't say Wills was b...
5 years ago Greatest OHASAA Cross Country Runners of all-time through 2011
I definitely think Nash is one of the greatest athletes in Ohio history. And if you are talking a...
5 years ago Jsiisca Beard not world class 400 meter runner but maybe 800?
I think we really don't know how good Beard can be at 400 meters yet. Beard is still relatively y...
6 years ago Article Comment: Week in Review: State Meet Recap
[quote=jerryv2c]I would love to hear comments from the coaches whose teams ran the race. From a s...
6 years ago Head Coaching Position Available: Bowling Green State University (M&W)XC and (W)Track
A school in any division with a good indoor facility is going to draw some interest. You are prob...
6 years ago Girl's D1 4 x 4
@CoachWhitman That was a REALLY exciting race. When they took off on the anchor leg, it looked ...
6 years ago Boys D2 4x800m Relay New State Record
Wow. Great job to both Woodridge and SVSM.
6 years ago Weather
At Hilliard today they canceled all of the field events, postponing them until Saturday morning. ...
6 years ago Will the longer CC season change any meet dates?
For the past week we have been wondering about whether the longer cross country season this year ...
6 years ago Camaria Cannon
Those times are not correct. Cohen ran 27.0 - 27.1 (we all had our watches within a 10th of a sec...
6 years ago Great double by Brannon Kidder
Brannon Kidder of Lancaster pulled off a 4:12 - 1:53 double on Friday night at the Larkin-Crosten...