After a huge weekend down in Lynchburg nearly every event saw some major changes. Check out the new state leaders and top 50 rankings for the girls' here.
Virginia Track & Field and Cross Country News
Accepted entries for this weekend's St. Christopher's Invitational, which will be LIVE streamed on MileSplit.com!
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The two-time Olympic medalist shares her hurdling tips
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A list of accepted entries for the Virginia Tech Premier High School Invitational set for next weekend in Blacksburg. The meet will be LIVE streamed on MileSplit.com!
Watch all race videos from two days of the VA Showcase.
Below can find complete event by event results and list of all 499 MileSplit national elite performances from the VA Showcase this past weekend.
Check out photos taken by Jon Fleming, John Herzog, Lisa McArthur, and Mary Magnant from the first annual VA Showcase at Liberty University.
Watch one of the best indoor events ever live Friday and Saturday 1/13-1/14.
Check out over 5,000 photos taken by Lisa McArthur and Mary Ann Magnant from day 1 events of the VA Showcase.
Watch all day 1 race videos from the Virginia Showcase.
Athletes from almost half of the states in the country will all be convening at the VA Showcase this weekend. This list includes national record holders, national champions, over 100 All-Americans, state record holders, and thousands more.
The St. John's College High girls may not have a track of their own, but the Cadets have no shortage of talent heading into this weekend's VA Showcase.
The best meet of the year is HERE!
Coach of the Year named for all 50 states and D.C.
The 1000 can often be viewed as a battleground event for the more middle distance geared speedsters and endurance strength distance runners. Speed vs. Strength...which ultimately wins out to make to become one of the all-time greats in this odd distance event?
While nearly all the eyes in the nation are on the stacked Girls 1K race or even the loaded 4x2's both at the VA Showcase, many have overlooked the Boys' 300m dash which could be the best race of them all and one of the best ever.
This past Saturday the University of Florida felt a whole lot better about their frosh star Grant Holloway. But let's be real, they already felt great that they landed this superstar.
The biggest event of the year both by numbers and a scary high level of talent, is finally here. The VA Showcase will take place this Friday and Saturday on Liberty University's brand new $30,000,000 hydraulically banking track.
Next Monday on Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton, a track meet will be held to honor the late great track coach Pat Covas. Covas was a state champion track coach at Bethel High School back in the 1990s.
Virginia is probably pound for pound the strongest track & field state in the entire nation. We may not be the biggest state, well technically are the 12th largest state, but we definitely have one of the most prominent state teams. One event that VA has not been a national player in but now is, is the pole vault.
Only Mary Cain has run faster indoors
It has been a huge year and a half for Team VA, there is no arguing that. In fact it was so good that even Team NY would agree that Team VA is the most dominant state team in recent history. With all of these stars and many great teams it left us asking: who was the most popular (viewed) athlete and team in the state this past year.
Though the season is young and is about to heat up in a hurry this weekend, there have still be some very impressive performances. Here is your chance to vote for what has been the best performance roughly halfway thru the indoor track season.
Watch Brandon McGorty find a last minute race to run a fast 500 unattached in a college meet at George Mason!
Saturday morning at the Ocean Breeze Freedom Games in Staten Island, NY, Lake Braddock Secondary's Kate Murphy broke the national senior record. She achieved this feat by clocking a US #1 9:14.12 time in the 3K at the Ocean Breeze facility. She went thru the opening mile in 4:59.