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6 years ago How would each Missouri High School's All-Time XC team stack up against one another?
Same school, what about same family? I don’t know if anyone can come up with 5 runners from t...
6 years ago Time for 5 classes in xc
I don’t see how going to 5 classes has anything to do with pushing kids harder or not. More c...
6 years ago Time for 5 classes in xc
I’m always in favor of more classes in any sports. More classes mean schools closer to the sa...
6 years ago Cass Midway meet results
And crickets.....
6 years ago Cass Midway meet results
Anyone have full results from the Cass Midway meet today? I know team results where KC Lutheran,...
6 years ago Clinton Invitational 2015
I don't have individual results but I know that the Clinton Girls team took first place and on th...
6 years ago Walker, Texas Ranger
I’m torn on this one because if they are trying their best then I don’t have a problem with i...
7 years ago 5 classes
I my mind the more classes the better. Rather then watering down the competition it just makes it...
7 years ago Class 5 Sectional 2 - Ridiculously stacked
Every system has its strengths and weaknesses and you have to have some method to reduce the part...
7 years ago where are all the runners?
@Big_Al_2112 I had to laugh when I read your comment, very true. CC is also one of the few sp...
7 years ago where are all the runners?
I’m with you on the lack of students going out for sports. In the smaller schools, class 1, 2...
7 years ago Article Comment: What's Your Favorite Running Movie?
A few that I liked in no perticular order: Chariots of Fire Running Brave Prefontaine On the ...
7 years ago Numbers split for Districts
Looks like an error on the class 2 numbers. Just guessing but it should be something like 178 - ...
7 years ago District assignments are posted.
Except for class 5 any school that got bumped up a class is going to find it more difficult at le...
7 years ago How many treadmills does your school have?
Having treadmills would at least give runners options during bad weather. Since weather usually ...
7 years ago Class 1 State Preview
Absolutely, any team making it to state has a chance, that’s why they made it because they have...
7 years ago Class 1 State Preview
I would like to give a high five to each and every team that made it to state this year. That...
7 years ago Boys state teams past history
Great post, love seeing the history of all the teams in this years state meet.
7 years ago Girls state teams past history
Great post, love seeing the history of all the teams in this years state meet.
7 years ago Class 1 district Preview
Just for fun let’s see how well my predictions stood up…. Class 1 District 1 I said: Boys...
7 years ago Class 1 district Preview
Once again the little schools get the short end of the stick with full previews of class 4 and 3 ...
7 years ago T-Minus
I definitely agree with you about some courses being short. Some of the courses posted as 5K’...
7 years ago Class 1 rankings - boys and girls
Don’t know how missed Clair Workman. She should definitely be at the top of the list.
7 years ago Class 2 Boys Rankings
Henry Huff of Lutheran has the fastest time in class 2 at the moment and Kaden Overstreet of Lama...
7 years ago Article Comment: Big River Running XC Rankings #2
Again why are we not seeing ranking by class? Comparing teams in different classes is meaningle...
7 years ago sitting your top runners
I know in smaller schools where many of the kids play multiple sports at the same time (XC –Foo...
7 years ago Article Comment: Big River Running Company Pre-Season XC Rankings
Team ranking not based on classes are pretty meaningless to me. Yes teams from different classes...
7 years ago Classes and District Assignments
Being the same class in all sports might not change too much in the long run but I think more cla...
8 years ago 2014 MSHSAA X-Country Manual
For those with teams going to state you will also notice the order of start times for classes cha...
8 years ago MSHSAA CC Memory Book
Did anyone else order the MSHSAA Cross Country Memory book from last year’s State Championship?...
8 years ago Why we should NOT have a multiplier in cross country
My primary reason for being in favor of the multiplier has nothing to do with money a school has ...
8 years ago New State Records: Can Someone Explain The Logic
If it was up to me I would leave class 1, 2, 3 and 4 records and just copy all class 4 as also th...
8 years ago XC uniform question
Just to be clear are you saying some runners are wearing school issued black shorts and some runn...
8 years ago Did anyone see this?
I’m also not in favor of separating out the schools as I feel in general the multiplier helps t...
8 years ago MSHSAA Cross Country Memory Book
Has anyone every purchased the MSHSAA Cross Country Championship Memory book? If so what's in it...
8 years ago How Cross Country affects communities
Although I'm in favor of almost anything that get kids or adults moving, walking, jogging or runn...
8 years ago MSHSAA Numbers
Although I see the point about the small schools girls teams reducing the counters to 3 or even 4...
8 years ago Article Comment: 2013 XC Underclassman Scoring
Although interesting I think your analysis is flawed as many teams strength is in back end runner...
8 years ago Article Comment: Class 1 District 7 Girls Preview
Lone Jack pulled out second place by 2 points, Go LJXC!
8 years ago Article Comment: Class 1 District 7 Boys Preview
Wrong team favored as Lone Jack returned their entire team less 1 senior and won districts with L...