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1 year ago Thank you!!!!
With the (arguably absurd) rising cost of college for everyone, the cost of athletic scholarships...
1 year ago Congrats to the Chestatee boys!
I can't recall the last time a public school edged out Marist or St. Pius for a state championshi...
2 years ago 800 Top 500
One other correction: Somehow Billy Mateker (Brookwood '06) appears to have his name changed to ...
2 years ago Coming Saturday, :Where Are They Now' ? with Josh Brickell
It is great to hear how these fine young men transition into adulthood and become productive memb...
3 years ago Gwinnett XC Course Pipe Dream
@spxcoachrm I wonder how they made it work on golf courses. Saturday mornings tend to be a b...
3 years ago Gwinnett XC Course Pipe Dream
Another target might be Tribble Mill Park. Archer High School is across the street and could pr...
3 years ago Coach Wood Historically Fast
Using my methods, I arrive at only a 1 second difference (well within the error of measurement) f...
3 years ago course adjustment factors
@runtad 1) St. Pius 2) S. Forsyth 3) Pope 4) Marist 5) W. Forsyth 6) Cambridge 7) Lakesi...
3 years ago course adjustment factors
Milton -50 Carrollton 0 Double Dip 21 Berry 21 Gwinnett 38 Wingfoot 38 Battle ATL 40 Darli...
3 years ago team rankings with course adjustment factors
1) S. Forsyth 2) St. Pius 3) Pope 4) Hillgrove 5) Marist 6) Lakeside Evans 7) W. Forsyth 8...
3 years ago new course adjustment factors
all times compared to Carrollton Orthopedic Invite Milton: -51 Carrollton: (0) Berry: +20 D...
3 years ago 4x8 & Single-A Sectionals Proposals
@coachac Your comment applies not only to the state track meet but also to the nation as a who...
3 years ago course adjustment factors and revised top 10
@spxcoachrm Removing the two mile races changes the order a little (and only for teams 5-8). I g...
3 years ago course adjustment factors and revised top 10
Hoya: +455 Stage: +434 Blastow: +88 Lambert: +57 Battle-ATL: 39 Berry: +20 Carrollton: 0 D...
3 years ago course adjustment factors
@runtad 1) S. Forsyth 2) St. Pius 3) Pope 4) Marist 5) Hillgrove 6) Lovett 7) W. Forsyth...
3 years ago course adjustment factors
@dataholic Here are the course adjustment factors after this weekend: Hoya: +455 Stage: +4...
3 years ago How fast is Bob Blastow
@Jackson_laznb26 Over the last five years, I have measured Blastow to be 45-89 seconds (depend...
3 years ago course adjustment factors
@spxcoachrm I have not tried to compare Ortho year over year. I could compare it to state eac...
3 years ago course adjustment factors
@runtad We see the same thing with Double Dip as we do with Cobb. One theory is that runners...
3 years ago course adjustment factors
@MaristXCcoach I looked back over my adjustment factors for the past few years. What you see ...
3 years ago course adjustment factors
@acarr6453 That is one of the many meets I chose not to measure.
3 years ago course adjustment factors
Course adjustment factors: Here is what I am getting with this year's data. Please keep in m...
4 years ago McLeod!!!
So it took 36 years for Tyler Anyan to break Ralph King's record. It took 8 years for Jacob McL...
4 years ago boys' AAAAAAA prediction
@8MileGoat Here are my most recent adjustment factors: ASICS: +92 Blastow: +59 Wingfoot:...
4 years ago All Class Predictions!
@xcnewbee I think you are underestimating the Pope boys. I have them at #3 behind Milton an...
4 years ago boys' AAAAAAA prediction
@6Aparent I don't have enough 6A teams in my spreadsheet to make it meaningful, and I don't h...
4 years ago boys' AAAAAAA prediction
Based on my spreadsheet of results from the entire season, I get the following team results: 1...
4 years ago True or False
@xcnewbee guys
4 years ago True or False
The top four teams in area #3 will also be the top four teams at state.
4 years ago Milton - 15:34 team average!
@MaristXCcoach I come up with a 20 second conversion with the circa 2013 course change at Car...
4 years ago Tis the season....
@runtad I suppose there is another possibility and that is course changes or weather conditio...
4 years ago Tis the season....
regarding ASICS, I have my course adjustment factors over the years (all relative to Carrollton):...
4 years ago Tis the season....
I had it as +63 last year, which was roughly in line with Wingfoot, Blastow and Warpath. I don'...
4 years ago Tis the season....
Alexander/ASICS: +92 Wingfoot: +59 Warpath: +59 Blastow: +59 Lambert: +52 Great Am: +50 Cob...
4 years ago Tis the season....
FWIW, Alexander/ASICS is quite a bit faster than any other course on my spreadsheet. I have it...
4 years ago team rankings & course adjustment factors after Wingfoot
These team scores would all go up if I added a few high performing individuals to the virtual mee...
4 years ago team rankings & course adjustment factors after Wingfoot
1) Milton 2) Marist 3) Pope 4) St. Pius 5) Lambert 6) Walton 7) Mill Creek 8) South Forsyt...
4 years ago rankings and course adjustments after 9/16 races
@spxcoachrm I can assure you that my course adjustments are "wrong" as there is error in any st...
4 years ago rankings and course adjustments after 9/16 races
I did not use the trinity-valkyrie results in the analysis as there were not enough Georgia teams...
4 years ago rankings and course adjustments after 9/16 races
1) Milton 2) Marist 3) Pope 4) St. Pius 5) Lambert 6) Walton 7) Mill Creek 8) S. Forsyth ...
4 years ago team rankings using 2017 course adjustment factors
Please be patient. My approach needs a lot of data. Getting a third meet into the data for mos...
4 years ago team rankings using 2017 course adjustment factors
@gawebmaster I appreciate the offer, but I will have to pass. The smaller classifications w...
4 years ago team rankings using 2017 course adjustment factors
@trailcat Parkview is #7 largely because of their performance at the stage races, where they ...
4 years ago team rankings using 2017 course adjustment factors
@goldeneaglexc I have a spreadsheet that contains over 300 boy's names. I start each course ...
4 years ago team rankings using 2017 course adjustment factors
1) Milton 2) Pope 3) St. Pius 4) Marist 5) Walton 6) Mill Creek 7)Parkview 8) Lambert 9) ...
4 years ago Milton - 15:34 team average!
@LHSPanther Everything is normalized to the Carrollton Orthopedic Invitational. This is fro...
4 years ago Milton - 15:34 team average!
@spxcoachrm I computed a conversion factor from the 2009 Carrollton course to last year's cou...
4 years ago Milton - 15:34 team average!
@spxcoachrm The Brookwood-09 team averaged 15:51 at state. The Brookwood-11 team averaged 16...
5 years ago State Course Adjustment Factor
For all teams, I had -8 on Friday and -27 on Saturday relative to the Carrollton Orthopedic Invit...
5 years ago Coach Wood course adjustment factor
@gstrain All of my data is from the boys. I do not have the bandwidth right now to also stu...