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8 days ago rule interpretation on the 12 meet limit
The rule book seems to be pretty clear that the maximum number of meets a team can schedule (excl...
13 days ago Relay state championship
Would it be possible to do this during the season? We usually have teams traveling out of state...
13 days ago COACHS INVITE 4X1600M RELAYS
@spxcoachrm yep.. 22:00 23 was a typo
14 days ago COACHS INVITE 4X1600M RELAYS
Bragging rights for the distance squads. Here are my picks and setting over/under for several ...
28 days ago Potential GHSA Shake Up
Well, if you believed the Macon article, it sounds like a couple of key state legislators are tir...
28 days ago Potential GHSA Shake Up
Much like the NFL commissioner, GHSA has had several high profile situations where they used bad ...
3 months ago Coaches Invitational
@MaristXCcoach No doubt parking was better at Lakewood. If it goes back to Tech, maybe they wi...
3 months ago Coaches Invitational
@coachac too bad it shows the venue as Lakewood stadium. While last year was fine and the venue...
4 months ago Young Harris Cuts XC Programs
Since the concept of "budget" was brought up around the Young Harris decision, I'm curious.... wh...
5 months ago Two day state meet?
@RobtheAggie the discussion turned towards time standards because unless time standards are enfor...
5 months ago Two day state meet?
@ExcelOrator I'm envisioning a state football playoff game at the Georgia Dome, broadcasting live...
5 months ago Two day state meet?
@MaristXCcoach That's funny stuff!
5 months ago Two day state meet?
@RobtheAggie I completely understand the challenges of fielding any sport in very small schools. ...
5 months ago Two day state meet?
@RobtheAggie it is for sure tough to fit that many races in on this course layout in a day. Wha...
5 months ago The role of a coach in winning a State Championship
@UGA86 Agree that "buy in" is huge with high school running and is the most important factor towa...
5 months ago State Meet thoughts
Milton's normal #3 was one of the "in trouble" girls. She ended up 86th. Milton's typically dep...
5 months ago State DQs
@cmarett so the ruling is that the hair band, worn on her wrist was "jewelry"? Was she warned ab...
5 months ago State DQs
@MaristXCcoach Thanks! Must be a safety concern. I figured there was a rule. Interesting to n...
5 months ago State DQs
@drogers agree 100%. Meet officials the last 2 years, in their fervor to "enforce the rules", do...
5 months ago State Meet thoughts
My thoughts still revolve, for those of you who were not at the meet on Friday to see, around how...
5 months ago 7A State Meet Previews
South/Milton girls is going to be epic. Could be so close it comes down to a tie breaker. Coach...
5 months ago visiting teams and the GHSA?
Does the $11,000 figure seem low to anyone else? Is this # limited only to the GHSA cut of the g...
5 months ago Reilly Friedman!
That is nuts! To make Wetmore's top 7 as a freshman is getting it done. I watched ACCs on line...
5 months ago Coach Wood course adjustment factor
A coach who builds a good tradition and team culture can put together a pretty darn good team, re...
5 months ago McLeod
Sam looked strong and completely under control. McLeod looked "other worldly" at Coach's Invit...
6 months ago Caution against course distance decisions
I tend to agree. Sometimes, you just know. When it looks like a fish, and smells like a fish an...
6 months ago Georgia XC Meet of Champions
@aparish How is this concept any different than NXN from the standpoint of rules enforcement?...
7 months ago No 7A ROW?
Imagine how hard this is going to be in about 5 years when GHSA adds 2 or 3 more classes! No chi...
7 months ago North Georgia Championships @ Lamar Murphy 2016
If this course is legit, then this run is nothing short of spectacular. Sub 15 this time of year...
11 months ago State XC Meet schedule released
An alternative might be to ask the current meet director to partner better with the coach's assoc...
11 months ago State XC Meet schedule released
@LassiterCoach You are right concerning the economics, both to the local community and to the hos...
11 months ago If you think you're in the region/sectional of doom...
@trailcat you would think that even GHSA folks would understand that a 17:00 3200M girl shouldn't...
11 months ago If you think you're in the region/sectional of doom...
and as happy as I am for sectionals, and it certainly delivers a much higher quality field to sta...
11 months ago Not on board with XC Area Proposal-Sorry to see Region meet go
Agree that our state meet course is an issue for 32 team fields. It is not only a safety issue b...
11 months ago Not on board with XC Area Proposal-Sorry to see Region meet go
Some thoughts. Even with area meet, it is still possible to score separately and honor region ...
11 months ago 4x200m Relay in Georgia?
why not? Florida has 2 days worth of state meets. 2 classifications one day, boys and girls t...
11 months ago Both XC Proposals Passed by GHSA
@FloweryBranch I agree completely. The current state course, as designed, is flawed in many ways...
11 months ago Both XC Proposals Passed by GHSA
Rumor is 6A is first thing Friday AM. Advantage running wise.... cooler temps, first run at the...
12 months ago What is the point?
It would be great if one of our meets (Coaches Invite?) really stepped up to be THE in season big...
12 months ago Hurley - 10:22 - 2 Mile
Super fast running from EGH! Pretty sporty 10:43 from Nicole Fegans and 9:17 full 2 miles fro...
12 months ago FLORIDA RELAYS
Georgia athletes representing down in Gator land. Here is hoping that the weather cooperates at ...
12 months ago New Sheriff = Schwind 4:12; solo
@eagle9857 sorry, not sorry you don't appreciate my choice of adjectives. I've been around track...
1 year ago New Sheriff = Schwind 4:12; solo
So. Apparently the new boss is Shewbert! Did anyone else notice his 9:10 vs Schwind's still fast...
1 year ago FLORIDA RELAYS
Yes. Typo. Now corrected.
1 year ago FLORIDA RELAYS
Carnahan wins 3200 in 10:35.7 Burr shows off her range placing 3rd in 10:57.8 Brookwood girls w...
1 year ago Two Day State XC meet
A Friday state meet is a huge step back for the total student athlete experience. There could b...
1 year ago New Sheriff = Schwind 4:12; solo
Well...and don't forget USATF is inviting each classification winner plus the next 8 fastest time...
1 year ago New Sheriff = Schwind 4:12; solo
Sheriff Schwind fired another couple of bullets Friday night. 1:53 solo 4:26 about 20 minutes l...
1 year ago Boys 1600 at Gwinnett
I'm not sure whey Milesplit has restricted members (paying or not paying) from posting their own ...
1 year ago New Sheriff = Schwind 4:12; solo
Schwind splits.... 1:03.5 2:07.0 (1:03.5) 3:08.0 (1:01.0) 4:12.2 (1:04.2) Pretty heroic ...