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I coach and teach at SLUH.

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2 years ago Special 5k race on Nov. 16 at Creve Coeur Park
The coaches among us here know that one of the biggest joys in what we do comes from working with...
3 years ago Website question
When I click on "XC Team Scores" under Rankings (when I'm logged in), I just get a reload of the ...
4 years ago Forest Park Merged Results
@bantazmo According to MileSplit's database, among 30 medalists in the Girls Green Varsity at...
4 years ago Class of 2017 -- College Choices
[quote=torbrooks]I can still tell you that nothing has changed in regard to sprinters and hurdler...
4 years ago When did Hindman run the 3200 after the weather delay?
I'm very happy to learn from Greg's fantastic story that the crowd got into Austin's record-break...
6 years ago Time for 5 classes in xc
I realize this is no reason to stop anything from happening, but I would be saddened by the possi...
6 years ago Entry Fee for Districts and Sectionals
I could be wrong in my interpretation, but Dean Hays seems to be saying that admission at meets a...
6 years ago Entry Fee for Districts and Sectionals
Among other reasons why this is, in my opinion, an untenable decision: the amount of additional i...
6 years ago Entry Fee for Districts and Sectionals
Not a fan of this idea either, for similar reasons that have been said. And as a frequent distric...
6 years ago Walker, Texas Ranger
@coachmoran Good conversation here. We don't permit any walkers, nor do we have any try-outs....
6 years ago Forest Park XC Festival 2015
@CoachTerry What's your concern? First half going down to Bowl Lake is a net down with only m...
6 years ago Central Invite New Date and Openings to compete.
Why the late change, Banta? At any rate, we're going to be at Paul Enke that Saturday. Coach ...
6 years ago Congrats to Dustan Davidson and Ean Buffington
@CoachAWJ I appreciate your kind words about Dustan. However, with all respect due to someone...
6 years ago Nike Festival of Miles 2015
I'm sure that if this guy wants to run here on Thursday, he'd be more than welcome. Sounds like y...
6 years ago Cross Country Meet Date Changes
There's been no date change for Forest Park. Still the second Saturday in September (Sept. 12). A...
7 years ago Class 4 Sectional 2 Alternates' /open Race?
@cccoach1 Coach, My memory suggests that there has always been an open race at Sectional 2...
7 years ago Article Comment: Big River Running XC Rankings #2
Just to give Festus even more props ... they were 2nd (not 3rd) in the 3A race and weren't that f...
7 years ago Forest Park Predictions
Here's a good-looking prediction! Sat Sep 13 Partly Cloudy H 67° L 45° CHANCE OF RAIN...
7 years ago Fleet Feet XC Kickoff South 2014
@bantazmo I'm disappointed, but not surprised, to hear this. We had over 10 runners missed comp...
7 years ago Really MSHSAA?
I agree with the original poster here. Total sticks in the mud. I remember back a few years w...
8 years ago Ladue Brusca/Strohbach Invitational 2014
[quote=mcchillin]Milesplit shouldn't even come to meets if they aren't going to be there for the ...
8 years ago Article Comment: Head Of The Class: C/O 2017 Track & Field Rankings (4/14)
@bsrunner He's an excellent young runner, no doubt. But there are people quite close to his ti...
8 years ago Starting line at state?
Allow me... [b](FLASH FORWARD 12-24 HOURS IN THIS VERY THREAD)[/b] "I think box 1 is on the l...
8 years ago Mugeche -- 15:35 on Lake Jacomo course
Which course did they run at District just last year? I see his former teammate Belete ran 15:25 ...
8 years ago Mugeche -- 15:35 on Lake Jacomo course
Who would possibly think any different?
8 years ago Article Comment: October 4/5 Weekend Preview
I echo cccoach's statement on O'Fallon coming to Parkway West. Should be a strong race!
8 years ago Article Comment: Even with victories, champions left wanting more
@muxctf15 I agree with you on that! Seeing/reading about the scowl on the face of the young m...
8 years ago State streaming video on web?
Does anyone know if and where there will be live video for the meet this weekend? Last year there...
8 years ago Uniform matching
[quote=4Braclets]The uniforms don't match.[/quote] @4Braclets This comment is so tedious. Co...
9 years ago Replacement State Medals?
That didn't take long. Here's the reply I just received from Diane in the MSHSAA office. "I ha...
9 years ago Replacement State Medals?
I asked my AD about this yesterday and he said he hasn't heard or received anything about replace...
9 years ago Replacement State Medals?
Good question. Has anyone received these or know anything updated about when they are going to be...
9 years ago State cross country meet 2013
Since this would affect the dynamics of all fall sports, are there voices being heard here other ...
9 years ago State cross country meet 2013
@Hays Are you saying the discussion is whether to begin XC on July 29th while the State Meet re...
9 years ago The Friday before the MO State XC meet deserves mention
@greghall24 Beautiful post..one of my favorites! And very true. Friday is a special day.
9 years ago Box Numbers at state
Start on the left and run toward the bunny ears. You'll be in the clear going that way!
9 years ago Box Numbers at state
This thread is making me smile. Pre-state coaching anxiety reaching its climax!
9 years ago class 4 at a glance
@Hays I believe that's Jake Bast, not Larry Best. He was 21st overall as a freshman in 2008 a...
9 years ago Nike Regionals
@JRockhold You cannot send a team made up from runners from different schools. Club is synonymo...
9 years ago Article Comment: USA Rankings, 2012; Girls Individuals; as of 9/10
Yesterday at the Paul Enke Invitational at Sioux Passage, Taylor Werner beat Nicole Mello by 54 s...
9 years ago Article Comment: USA Rankings, 2012; Girls Individuals; as of 9/10
To not rank Taylor Werner or Hannah Long in your Top 25 proves you to be quite a laughable "expert."
9 years ago Forest Park splits...
For any who are interested, it looks like 1-mile splits are available for all the races on Big Ri...
9 years ago Forest Park splits...
It's my understanding that the splits were operated under a different system and there was a kink...
9 years ago Does winning a high profile meet early in the season hurt your chances to win later in the season?
@bantazmo Again questioning the course distance? You clearly don't know how obsessive the peo...
9 years ago Article Comment: Big River Running : Forest Park Cross County Festival Preview
The course at Central Fields is already lined and marked, as a few teams who came out today saw. ...
9 years ago How will Isaac affect the first races of the season?
These are excellent questions and observations. I imagine this must be frustrating for several if...
9 years ago How will Isaac affect the first races of the season?
Isaac has already affected a meet in St. Charles. The First Capital Invitational has already been...
10 years ago Everett Brothers (Festival of Miles)
@hansel960 I believe Flotrack was on site. Last year they posted all the videos.
10 years ago Everett Brothers (Festival of Miles)
Daniel's mile looks like it was the 3rd fastest in the country, and David's was the 5th fastest. ...
10 years ago State track experience
@Coach_B I couldn't make it to Jeff City this year. But I'm glad to hear that MSHSAA is taking ...