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2 days ago Need responses from these regions/areas. . .
For the GHSA Track & Field Advisory Committee survey: A-Private: heard from all Areas, need mo...
3 days ago GHSA Advisory Committee survey
Coaches, We've heard from ~140 schools, so far. We want to make sure we've heard from all coache...
5 days ago GHSA Advisory Committee survey
Coaches, Within the next few days, you should be receiving an e-mail from your region/area meet ...
7 days ago Boston Marathon - weather & on now
How 'bout the sportsmanship shown by Des Linden! As one of the pre-race favorites, drops off the ...
7 days ago Boston Marathon - weather & on now
For those tracking the Boston Marathon (on right now): Raining with 40 degree temps & 25 MPH wind...
24 days ago An Appeal to GHSA to put kids first
@grahamhuff1 I agree with you that kids should be allowed to race at Florida Relays & FSU. And, I...
24 days ago An Appeal to GHSA to put kids first
[quote=grahamhuff1]what I was told was no postseason[/quote] Told by whom? Not trying to be ar...
24 days ago An Appeal to GHSA to put kids first
[quote=grahamhuff1] yet, in the ruling of GHSA, this violation is so egregious the non-IMG kids g...
24 days ago Jury of Appeals/Disqualification Process Question
@runtad If the official saw interference, but didn't think that the penalty for interference was ...
27 days ago Jury of Appeals/Disqualification Process Question
Also, judgment calls by officials (did a person impede or not, for example) are not necessarily s...
1 month ago Who is the Best HS Head Track Coach in Georgia
Since we're talking about coach of the year-type stuff. Which of the following would you consider...
1 month ago Girls Pole Vault national rankings
[quote=eisenmanm]This impacts a number of our great girl vaulters here in GA.[/quote] It actua...
2 months ago CC State schedule
To add to what Coach McClay said - Also remember that the Carrollton City School System must have...
2 months ago B-ball team disqualified - Interesting article
I didn't think about other sports. But, it would make sense that, if you're ineligible for one sp...
2 months ago B-ball team disqualified - Interesting article
I'm sure nobody knows all of the specifics of this story. But, interesting to think about the ram...
3 months ago T & F Online Rules Clinic
Coaches, Just a reminder to make sure you & your staff take the GHSA online rules clinic if you ...
3 months ago AAA Sectional site found - Need A-Public site
A site for the other AAA Sectional has been found and will be announced by the GHSA. They are sti...
3 months ago AAA Sectional host site needed
We are in need of a school willing to host a AAA Sectional (regions 1,4,5,6). The host school can...
4 months ago www.ghsatrack.com
Coaches, Just a reminder that there is a website ([url=http://www.ghsatrack.com/]www.ghsatrack.c...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
[quote=deadsnail]many would be glad for the opportunity.[/quote] @deadsnail I agree 100% that ...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
[quote=Uncle_Elvis]In track this past Spring, the majority of our qualifiers chose not to go to s...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
@LassiterCoach It's not hyperbole. It's simply incorrect. Going to Areas in 7A did not cause the ...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
@spxcoachrm I'm a HUGE fan of getting rid of Regions and only doing Sectionals in XC. That wouldn...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
[quote=LassiterCoach]Why not just have 2 qualifying meets with 4 regions (24 Teams) each and take...
5 months ago How Many Classes Should XC and Track have in Georgia
One of the things the GHSA considers when determining classes for each sport is participation. Cr...
5 months ago NCAA XC
Couldn't you live stream the NCAA XC Championships for free last year from the NCAA's website? In...
5 months ago State Date Predictions 2018!
@xcnewbee My understanding is that the season consists of the same number of weeks every year. I ...
6 months ago Thoughts on 7 (8) classes
@WillWood Option #4 has been tried already and didn't work. What ended up happening was that only...
6 months ago Thoughts on 7 (8) classes
[quote=MattAdams]I personally won't be happy until there are 460 classifications and everyone is ...
6 months ago Thoughts on 7 (8) classes
I like all the thoughts & comments. State championships are prestigious, regardless of the number...
6 months ago Thoughts on 7 (8) classes
I'm more interested in the races themselves, not necessarily whether 7 classes is too many. I ask...
6 months ago Thoughts on 7 (8) classes
Now that we've had a few years with 6 and now 7 classifications (8 counting public/private single...
6 months ago Pre-State Rankings will be Included in Class Previews
@eagle9857 Maybe next year, you can do them to make sure they're done correctly and on time?
6 months ago Transitions/Sunglasses at State Meet
@TFCoach16 If it were me, I'd bring the doctor's note. It's better to have it & not need it than ...
6 months ago State Meet Course Preview
[quote=runtad]My question is should that be interpreted as teams cannot preview the course the we...
6 months ago Virtual Meet after-the-fact
Does anyone know where to find the Virtual meet feature after a meet has already been run and the...
6 months ago Verify rosters on GHSA website
Coaches, Remember to verify your rosters on the GHSA MIS website ([url=https://app.ghsa.net/node...
7 months ago Tis the season....
My favorite part of this discussion every year is the ever-present "confirmation bias". Most peop...
7 months ago XC Rosters due 10/10
Just a reminder to coaches to get their rosters entered on the GHSA MIS site by Tuesday, October ...
7 months ago Hotel Rooms: State Tennis Finals at Berry
All classifications of the State Tennis Finals are at Berry the same weekend as the State Track M...
7 months ago Host site needed: Track Sectional
We are looking for a host for the AAA Sectional (regions 1,4,5,6) for this Spring. If interested,...
7 months ago Darlington
@samborg I'll second that. Our first time out there and will be going back, for sure. Well run me...
8 months ago Wesleyan Varsity Meet #1 2017
Great story. Great kids. It was pointed out to me that this story is also on the front page of th...
8 months ago Unsanctioned events question
@Uncle_Elvis I believe there are also some safety-related issues in a few cases with non-sanction...
8 months ago Unsanctioned events question
If I'm not mistaken, you can get the meet director to contact someone (I assume the GHSA, maybe y...
8 months ago new roster editing/ removal of select all button?
I like the new way to add athletes. Much easier. I do have a request, though. When you add a new ...
8 months ago World T & F Steeple - Americans 1-2
In case any one missed it. It's been a fun World T & F Championships to watch, so far. - http://o...
10 months ago GHSA TFXC Advisory Committee & GHSA Moving Us Forward
[quote=Divalent]@GACARTER Keep your eye on the prize.[/quote] I have some experience with grou...
10 months ago GHSA TFXC Advisory Committee & GHSA Moving Us Forward
@Divalent I'm with Coach McClay with school size. I always found the school-size argument, as it ...
11 months ago State XC Meet Schedule Will Be Published Next Week
@trailcat I am very happy we're on Friday again. It was great last year.