RayRodriguez

Tampa, FL

About Me

-Head track and field coach at Tampa-Jesuit 2005-2009. State Runner-up 2006 & 2009

-Head cross country coach at the Academy of Holy Names since 2005.

-Track and XC Head Coach at St Thomas More Academy (DE) 2000-2001

-Asst XC, indoor track, outdoor track coach at Cape Henlopen HS (DE) 1997-2000

-Asst XC, Track coach at Tampa-Jesuit, 1994-1996

-Jesuit Biology/chemistry/marine biology teacher since 2001.

-Jesuit '91 graduate, ran 3 years of XC, 4 yrs of T&F (100m-2mile, except for the hurdles!). Member of '89 state runner-up XC team.

-USATF Level 1 Coaching Certified

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
5 days ago Holloway Park 1A-2, 2A-3, 3A-2 & 4A-2 Region Meet Schedule
I'm just playing devil's advocate, but is it light enough on the course for a 7:30 start if sunri...
7 days ago Seeded or Unseeded
@rolltide56 http://sidearm.sites.s3.amazonaws.com/gatorzone.com/documents/2016/7/25/2016_Moun...
14 days ago UF Mt. Dew Invitational 2016 - REMINDERS
Coach, I already had the check for the entry fee mailed in. Who do I contact to make sure the...
21 days ago Westen Hillsborough Invite 2016
Coach, Please check you email
24 days ago Venice Invitational full?
Is the Venice Invite on Sept 17 full? Thank you! -Ray Rodriguez
30 days ago FACA Pollsters needed for a few classifications
@coachbutler I second that emotion
1 month ago Synthetic 8-9 lane tracks
Jesuit's track is only 6 lanes all the way around.
2 months ago Fast times for a 7th grader.?
@jdpsu With all due respect, I was the head track coach at Jesuit during Connor's time there....
2 months ago Fast times for a 7th grader.?
@jdpsu If I recall correctly, Connor Revord also focused more on 400m during middle school. Ho...
2 months ago How many meets do your varsity XC athletes compete in during the regular season?
6 scheduled, but SAT/ACT, other factors usually takes them out of 1, so I said 5.
3 months ago Asst cross country position-Tampa
The Academy of the Holy Names in Tampa is seeking a female assistant cross country coach for the ...
3 months ago 1A-2, 2A-3, 4A-2 Regions
@mastersrunr Where is next year's state meet schedule posted? Last year I know girls 2A wa...
4 months ago 3rd Annual Florida Horse Park Invitational Presented by B3R 2016
@HMTDusty I know your product is excellent and I haven't heard any real negatives about the v...
4 months ago Central High Bear Run-Brooksville
Coach, I can't seem to find the private message function. So, can you send me an email at: r...
5 months ago Illegal Athlete?
I think you are looking at the wrong name. At their district meet, 3 of the 400m runners from th...
5 months ago Packet Pickup at States
If the pick-up times are not going to be extended further, can a coach from another school pick u...
5 months ago 2016 Coaches Survey
@PDIInc Adding javelin sounds great from your perspective. In fact one of my past athletes i...
5 months ago Packet Pickup at States
Thank you but the extended time still doesn't help me due to my work schedule on Friday. I wil...
5 months ago State Meet Schedule 1600
Finally! Someone gives some insight to the question I posted in two other threads! Although for ...
5 months ago State meet
Approximately how long did it take to run each 100m or 100/110m hurdle prelim last year?
5 months ago RELAY CARDS!
I know FHSAA referees are competent, but is it too much of a burden to ask them to memorize faces...
5 months ago RELAY CARDS!
That's what I was afraid of.
5 months ago RELAY CARDS!
Just out of curiosity, who is to stop an individual from writing incorrect names on a relay card ...
5 months ago 3200 and the 1600 State meet
Is there any possible way we could get an estimate as to how long the 100/110m hurdle & 100m dash...
6 months ago Pre-Season Cross Country Quad
Who are the teams thus far?
6 months ago region 4AA Insane
@PDIInc It was just a matter of time before this debate came up. Now we have both annual deb...
6 months ago Pasco or Hillsborough cross country coach positions
Please check your pm
6 months ago Florida Relays -2016 - Entry DEADLINE is Today!
www.directathletics.com If you don't have a account you need to make one.
7 months ago Wiregrass Ranch Run with the Bulls XC Meet
Please add the Academy of the Holy Names (girls only!) Thanks, coach!
7 months ago Hillsborough County Federal Division Western Conference 2016
These meets are for the public schools only.
7 months ago Chamberlain Distance Carnival, March 12
In case you haven't heard, we were not able to revive this event. Hopefully it will happen nex...
7 months ago Chamberlain Distance Carnival, March 12
@STrack This is VERY tentative but we are working on just moving it to Jesuit High School. We...
7 months ago Indoor Track-Advantage for Long Distance Runners?
Being from Florida and coaching indoor track in the mid-Atlantic, I found the weather to be "awfu...
10 months ago Track & Field Coaching Positions-Tampa
The Academy of the Holy Names in Tampa is looking for coaches to assist in: all field events, spr...
11 months ago Brilliance by Emma Tucker of Chiles and Coach Brian Wall of Tavares
@HMTDusty Thank you. I'm not asking anyone do any additional work for free, but I was just c...
11 months ago Brilliance by Emma Tucker of Chiles and Coach Brian Wall of Tavares
Here's a question for halfmiletiming: do we have the same data for last year's meet and if so ca...
11 months ago Brilliance by Emma Tucker of Chiles and Coach Brian Wall of Tavares
Thanks, I was aware of that page, but didn't realize the splits were also there. I was expecting...
11 months ago Brilliance by Emma Tucker of Chiles and Coach Brian Wall of Tavares
Where are you getting all this data? Splits, places at 717m, 1 mile, etc....?
1 year ago Hillsborough County FR/SO Championship 2015
Coach, You're probably good then. I'll forward the email to you.
1 year ago Hillsborough County FR/SO Championship 2015
I'm not trying to hijack this thread, but I want to remind all the PRIVATE schools in Hillsboroug...
1 year ago Focus on Runners....?
@CoachRaposo Yep, WG has returned from Isengard to tell us about the beautiful game. All w...
1 year ago Tampa Bay Area Middle School XC Championships
I will pass it on to their coach!
1 year ago Tampa Bay Area Middle School XC Championships
Thanks Coach. But before any confusion sets in, Tampa-Jesuit does not have a middle school.
1 year ago Boca Ciega Coach
I am looking for contact info for the Boca Ciega coach. I would like to possibly enter the Boca ...
1 year ago FHSAA Reclassications
Thank you for your tireless work, coach! -Ray
1 year ago Clermont this Saturday
We're hoping to have a contingent of several Hillsborough County schools making the trip on Aug. ...
1 year ago Holy Names-Tampa, Asst Track & Field Coaching Positions (Sprints, jumps, throws)
The Academy of the Holy Names, Tampa, FL, an all-girls Catholic high school, founded and sponsore...
1 year ago Wiregrass Ranch Run with the Bulls Invitational (XC)
Coach, Count in the Academy of the Holy Names, girls only of course.
2 years ago The First Academy Coaches Contact Info
Can anyone send me a pm or response with contact info for coaches at the First Academy in Orlando...
2 years ago Wiregrass Ranch Last Chance Relays 2015
Are there any field event relays at this meet?