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2 years ago NXR Heartland Championship Teams
To extend this to the Midwest NXR Regional... Illinois - 12,700,381 - 3 classifications Ohio...
2 years ago Girls participation numbers
There isn't much more I can add to the conversation but two reasons for high school 5k... 1. E...
2 years ago Best XC Meets in Colorado
Coaches, Fans & Athletes, I was wondering you would be willing to help me out? I’m an XC coac...
2 years ago Kansas Regional Qualifying
@JTGTrackClub I really appreciate the feedback & here are my retorts. First: If it was up to...
2 years ago Kansas Regional Qualifying
As you can tell from the date this thread started, Regional/State qualifying isn't a new issue to...
3 years ago Olathe Twilight
Hey! Remember, last year, when Olathe North put on a great Twilight meet... because they did it ...
4 years ago Rule Change Proposals?
@BraveDawg That is a DARN good question! The course is still a work in progress, each year we ...
4 years ago Rule Change Proposals?
When it comes to the regional stuff, I believe there is a problem & either "fix" would relieve so...
4 years ago Rim Rock JV/C Cancellations
First, Luke, I feel bad for your JV & C-team kids, even though I've been at the same meets that g...
4 years ago Olathe Twilight
@Wrigs77 HOLY COW! To put it simply, that was something special! He nailed the experience, I ...
4 years ago KSHSAA committee lays out new classification proposal
Link to the Results of the voting for the new KSHSAA classifications. It apppers as it has passe...
4 years ago Kansas all-time list has been updated
@Zat0pek You don't have to be a "crusty old fart" to start telling the "back in my day..." st...
4 years ago Kansas all-time list has been updated
I feel like we get to say this every year, but there were definitely some performances I saw with...
4 years ago Kansas Regional Qualifying
@Wrigs77 Minnesota also has a "team" state championship meet that is really interesting. Where...
4 years ago Kansas Regional Qualifying
@Swords I in no way meant to imply that you were being negative or argumentative. I was maki...
4 years ago Kansas Regional Qualifying
Coach Swords, let me begin by expressing my respect for you as a coach, leader and as a person. ...
4 years ago Kansas Regional Qualifying
@Swords I for the most part agree with you that a performance list might go too far and over-...
4 years ago Molly Born
That is too bad. The state meet wont be the same without her. If that's true, I wish her a spee...
4 years ago KU Relays
I'm looking forward to seeing if the weather will cooperate and let us get this meet in "on time....
4 years ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
The worst part of the rule is that it prevents teams 500+ miles away from coming to a meet in Kan...
4 years ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
New rules can only be presented to KSHSAA by certain organization (leagues, principles/ADs, coach...
4 years ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
I don't even know why this rule exsists. I truely don't understand! I guess if teams were havin...
4 years ago SEND IN YOUR RESULTS!
Plus; when they went to a 5k in girls XC what have we had to complain about?
4 years ago SEND IN YOUR RESULTS!
I couldn't agree more! The more results that get put into the database the more valid & interest...
5 years ago Team scores?
Track & Field is a really tough sport to compare to most other sports. Most sports have games or...
5 years ago Kansas City Invite (Formerly the KC Metro)
I'm a little disappointed the meet did NOT move to September 17th
6 years ago 2015-2016 Classifications
That is some really interesting research! I like how our moderately sized 6A schools would fall ...
6 years ago Coaches survey results and a question
I agree with you Wrigs on the first vote, but I consider it our responsibility as coaches to crea...
6 years ago Results?
Does anyone have the complete results from the 5A Highland Park Regional in track last spring?
6 years ago State @ Rim Rock
I agree, I really hope the weather cooperates. right now I see a 50% chance of rain on Friday ni...
6 years ago 5k for girls
When I noticed we have the ability to directly compare College and High School times I thought it...
6 years ago 5k for girls
@Wrigs77 I think you are right, some of the coaches I talked to started on August 3rd & their (...
6 years ago 5k for girls
Now that we have OFFICIALLY started the Kansas girls 5k era, I love it! I've always been in favo...
6 years ago Subjective Rankings & Week 1
I love the subjective top 25 rankings for both teams and individuals! I think any fan, coach, or...
6 years ago 5k for girls
In a related story KSHSAA also voted for blue ray over HD DVD, iPods over Zunes, VHS over Beta an...
6 years ago Relays!!
I've been in a glass case of emotion since regionals. My frustration for our current qualificati...
6 years ago Question regarding open competition during the season
It feels to me that worrying about that rule is a solution looking for a problem. Yeah I know Ji...
6 years ago Reintroducing myself
I like the course record idea, it might be slightly less flawed then the normal method. Rim Rock...
6 years ago Reintroducing myself
I totally agree when it comes to times for cross country. So many people, myself included at tim...
6 years ago Reintroducing myself
1st... Rod, Tim Klier broke your record first in 1998, I beat yours in 2004, but not Tim's. If y...
6 years ago Classification Changes and Girl's 5K...???
2 questions... 1st, would the changes take place for the 2015-2016 school year/XC season? 2nd ho...
6 years ago Track problems
2. We have TOO MANY classes. Kansas has more track and field classes then almost every other st...
6 years ago Track problems
Allow me to begin the semi-annual complaints about the way track-XC is run at the state level. M...
7 years ago Girls 5k to be back on the ballot - OCR complaint
While I agree with CSercer & Wriggs77, I can’t match your passion. If we were (like in 1977) cr...
7 years ago Girls 5k to be back on the ballot - OCR complaint
I did notice that Wisconsin's initial 2010 vote was in favor of the change, and nothing was done....
7 years ago Regional Assignments
Am I the only one who is bothered by having two separate regional races of the same class held in...
7 years ago Rim Rock
My normal routine is to watch the start, stay put to catch them just short of the mile marker, ta...
7 years ago Rim Rock
Rim rock is the best race at the best venue I've ever been to in the sport! I always look forwar...
7 years ago Baldwin Invitational 2014
I agree!
7 years ago Heartland XC
There were a handful of Kansas schools up in Ames Iowa at the heartland invitational. They have ...