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12 days ago Validity of 400 meter dash National Class Records brought into question: AGE ADVANTAGE not addressed
[quote=dscherre]@kshirk I sure hope these 2 men have moved on. I imagine they are like most athl...
13 days ago Validity of 400 meter dash National Class Records brought into question: AGE ADVANTAGE not addressed
Your battle is going to be an uphill one because age group records already exist and because "cla...
2 months ago 4 A West Regional Rules -- WHAT ???
Just following up on one of my own comments- Coach Moore, who is in charge of the Bulldog Qualif...
2 months ago 4 A West Regional Rules -- WHAT ???
@Runnerhheaj You're right. I don't know what I was thinking with that statement. Any chance...
2 months ago 4 A West Regional Rules -- WHAT ???
@TruRunner2 Thanks. Still makes little sense. It doesn't allow for more events for those athl...
2 months ago 4 A West Regional Rules -- WHAT ???
Nope, not a typo.
2 months ago 4 A West Regional Rules -- WHAT ???
My main question is why the 4 x 800, and only that event, is being run on Thursday, outdoors at H...
4 months ago WPIAL (D7) New Set up for TRACK Championships with Qualifier meet removed
If an athlete in the top 24/16 opts to not do that event, will an additional athlete (25th/17th...
5 months ago Milestat Election
Maybe I was lied to or didn't get the full story, but I was told that LU isn't being used any mor...
5 months ago Milestat Election
I found the question about 6th and 7th man tie breakers to be an interesting one. First, the 7th...
5 months ago VHSL Group 4A West Regional XC Championships 2016
The Handley folks can answer this better than I can, but my understanding is that when the race w...
5 months ago VHSL Group 4A West Regional XC Championships 2016
We were told recently that the there will be a course change in that the athletes will no longer ...
5 months ago Measuring a course
@CoachMark USATF uses a Jones Counter for road races. You could use this on grass as well if y...
5 months ago VHSL State 1A-4A State Meets all at Harrisonburg.
There are cmany facilities that would be better than Harrisonburg. Harrisonburg does a great job...
6 months ago Hokie Holiday Festival 2016
[quote=TruRunner2] I will be the first to offer that SU here in Winchester has started talks abo...
6 months ago Third Battle- Still Accepting Individuals
Coaches- If you're looking for a fast race for your top individuals next weekend, Third Battle...
8 months ago VHSL State 1A-4A State Meets all at Harrisonburg.
Interesting. Last year it was announced that 3A-4A would be moving to Sports Backers Stadium. M...
8 months ago How to Improve Virginia HS Track
I like the team post-season scoring idea, but adding extra sections to an already long state meet...
10 months ago State meet locations
I believe that some locations are changing next year, with the 3A/4A meet being at Sports Backers...
10 months ago VHSL Group 3A/4A State Outdoor T&F Championships 2016
@BBruns4ever Only thing to point out (in case officials haven't drilled this into your head yet...
11 months ago 4A Regional Championships?
4A West is May 25th at Freedom HS.
1 year ago Milestat. com Elite Track Classic
@Bayshore73 Nolan or Brandon can chime in with specifics, but I was told it was not happening t...
1 year ago Problems with entering athletes on line
@Bayshore73 Not sure if this is the issue or not, but try going back and double checking that y...
1 year ago VHSL Realignment 2017-2019
The VHSL was ahead of us this time. I was informed that the current plan will be to have a 2 per...
1 year ago VHSL Realignment 2017-2019
My athletic director sent me this information earlier this week, and it's similar to what was pos...
1 year ago Footlocker officials added 70 - 80 meters ???????
I'm not sure of another way to measure that course other than going down there with a Jones Count...
1 year ago My football website:
@mattymath Just wanted to let you know how much I've enjoyed your football site this season. ...
1 year ago Hokie Holiday Festival 2015
I have the same question, but have the impression that it's more of a team event.
1 year ago Third Battle Invite donations
Thank you to everyone- parents, athletes, fans, even coaches- who made the optional donation to S...
1 year ago Individual Entries still open for Third Battle Invitational 2015
Individual entries are still being accepted through tomorrow night. No full teams are being acce...
2 years ago USATF Junior Nationals
Add this one to your list...what an amazing last 20m. http://www.usatf.tv/gprofile.php?mgroup_i...
2 years ago What's Wrong with The Calendar?
@bderricott Make sure you have the correct season selected. If you have "Outdoor Track" selec...
2 years ago Heats in the 4 by 800 and/or open 800
@cawitt They have been running the open 800 in lanes with a 1- turn stagger for as long as I re...
2 years ago Third Battle XC Invitational accepting entries
Millbrook High School's Third Battle XC Invitational is open, accepting entries, and filling up f...
2 years ago VHSL Group 3A/4A State Outdoor T&F Championships 2015
The format looks like it didn't get pasted correctly. The correct order is below. I will point ...
2 years ago Article Comment: The Return of The Best! Sunday MileStat Times 4/12
"I did make one mistake, that really isn't a mistake. On an 8 lane track lane 5 is the middle lan...
2 years ago Article Comment: The Return of The Best! Sunday MileStat Times 4/12
It depends on the width of the lanes and the length of the straight away. Here it is with some ...
2 years ago Multiple relays
@frankrizzo Right, it's pretty well known. That doesn't answer the part of the question that...
2 years ago Multiple relays
I was asked this question by a fellow coach and I couldn't answer with certainty..... Can a te...
2 years ago Article Comment: Outdoor State Standards Released!
Can you clarify how the standards are determined? For consistency's sake, it should be a formula...
2 years ago Article Comment: Outdoor State Standards Released!
Ok, kidding aside, I believe standards should have been developed using this: (2014 standard x 5...
2 years ago Article Comment: Outdoor State Standards Released!
I'm excited to see the 1A girls go after that 4x8 standard!
2 years ago Article Comment: Weather & #MileStates Update (11:00pm 3-3-15)
Ahh, I didn't catch that the 4x8s were boys then girls. Good question. Since the schedule was sen...
2 years ago Article Comment: Weather & #MileStates Update (11:00pm 3-3-15)
[quote=meandthree]Is there an error on the Friday 3A/4A schedule of events? The girls 55 meter da...
2 years ago Loudoun County Alumni Smokin' the Boards in Hokie Uniforms
Ryan Witt of Sherando High School and Virginia Tech went 3:59.91 a couple years ago as well. His...
2 years ago VHSL Group 4A North Regional Indoor T&F Championships 2015
The schools have been told that, as per the region handbook, the meet will go on as long as a maj...
2 years ago Indoor State Standards: Too Hard or Too Easy?
I thought I'd start a little discussion here based on an observation I made in the standards. I...
2 years ago Rounding problem. How would one of you cross country rules experts handle this?
@mattymath I'm sure the method of rounding at the high school level is extremely inconsistent...
2 years ago Rounding problem. How would one of you cross country rules experts handle this?
@mattymath There is no rule in the NFHS Handbook that I could find about timing in cross coun...
2 years ago Article Comment: 10 Largest Schools in VA, Some Will Surprise You
Here are the numbers that led to the new classification alignment: http://www.vhsl.org/doc/uploa...