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4 months ago Commits
@ltowle Email william.grundy@flosports.tv
1 year ago Changing the 2020 XC season amid COVID-19
@NIKEPRE yeah those districts had political leanings and wanted to get out ahead of TEA and UIL t...
1 year ago Changing the 2020 XC season amid COVID-19
@Riggers30 Yeah, we can't operate by shutting down. Either do it or don't. Isolate the sic...
1 year ago Changing the 2020 XC season amid COVID-19
@Riggers30 Flip flopping fall and spring will hurt XC. Also...Can't flip football without fl...
1 year ago Texas' All-Time Boys Distance Runners
@1557152308. Good call. Dude was awesome.
1 year ago Texas' All-Time Boys Distance Runners
Some Kingwood notables missing imo... Lewis Jones won the 1995 state xc championship and the 1...
1 year ago Changing the 2020 XC season amid COVID-19
We're going to have a season and I'll bet that we can begin practicing sometime between 6/15 and ...
1 year ago Thoughts on recruiting platform NCSA?
@1500Meters.flosports True but I do know of schools where the head coach requires the event coach...
1 year ago Changing the 2020 XC season amid COVID-19
[quote=DontLIE]Like I told my track athletes if we don’t go to school, then most likely track w...
1 year ago Thoughts on recruiting platform NCSA?
@NIKEPRE Alternative is to post marks that the target schools find recruitable. Then narrow that...
1 year ago How do I get two seniors recruited?
@11618484 yeah I figured. FWIW for what it's worth. Text me where they want to go. Your gu...
1 year ago How do I get two seniors recruited?
FWIW both of those guys should run in college and I know coaches would be interested in them. Ma...
1 year ago How do I get two seniors recruited?
@11618484 those are good athletes. First things first are they open to any school or just a cert...
2 years ago Track Season
If we're going to shut it down, let's do it now and move on. Dragging it out and then shutting...
2 years ago XC/Track and Field Head Coach Openings in Houston/Surrounding Areas
@nolanrunner2004. Thsca.com or tgca.com but you have to be a member. I'd suggest joining one or ...
2 years ago Track Season
Right now anything could happen. They could get really creative with advancement or they could...
2 years ago XC/Track and Field Head Coach Openings in Houston/Surrounding Areas
You'll hear about openings after district or after UIL announces there is no district. Mid-April...
2 years ago Track Season
@Runner1325 coaches should be handling it by not practicing because UIL mandates that. My gu...
2 years ago Cross Country/Distance Job Openings
@Runner1325 I've had a different experience. Totally easy to find jobs. In fact, I believe th...
2 years ago Any DMR's being run in central Texas before Texas Relays?
TWHS Invitational this weekend Bridgeland Relays Thurs 3/5 Clear Lake used to have one the week...
2 years ago US Outdoor Rankings
Yeah only a few states have even had outdoor meets. Sun belt only. Don't worry about rankings...
2 years ago State Meet
This rule can be changed. I'm not even sure why it exists. We need to discuss it at the gener...
2 years ago 5-K or 3 mile?
It's a midline measured 3.05ish. GPS for most athletes is in the 3.00 to 3.04 range. It is bare...
2 years ago 5-K or 3 mile?
@sfamiler and we won't. Not only is state a 3-mile, but NXN South is a slow 5k. I'm betting at...
2 years ago 5-K or 3 mile?
Btw 1 mile.marker still the same spot as last year but 2 mile marker was about 50-70m further dow...
2 years ago 5-K or 3 mile?
Definitely 3 mile.
2 years ago Apple Watches
@Riggers30 no @kennedytrackxc
2 years ago Apple Watches
Watches weren't banned at region 2 or 3. I posted region 2 elevation profile on my twitter acc...
2 years ago Apple Watches
Why would the UIL specifically want to control Apple but no other watch brand? Maybe you can s...
2 years ago Scrap the Region Model - Let's get more teams to State
I always thought this system would yield the best teams at meets and remove chances of strong clu...
2 years ago Region Schedule
Last year there were coyotes on the course when we got there. Not wild dogs, but actual full gro...
2 years ago Scrap the Region Model - Let's get more teams to State
@panhandlerunner I've always been told that Monday was the day because region 1 had to do it so e...
2 years ago Region Schedule
@morgazac region 2 does what region 2 wants....including having a start line that is perpendicula...
2 years ago Scrap the Region Model - Let's get more teams to State
btw - I'm also in favor of 20 teams to state and reducing individuals to 5 not on those 5 teams. ...
2 years ago Scrap the Region Model - Let's get more teams to State
They would be open to all of these ideas if they had people willing to do it. The only thing UIL...
2 years ago Region Schedule
@timothywmcguire someone I talked to said Hunger Games. I told them it would be a great setting ...
2 years ago Region Schedule
They're given the freedom to do what they need to do. Region 2 admin doesn't care what anyone ...
2 years ago Region IV Course
Strava stalk and get the elevation profile.
2 years ago New NCAA ruling clearing way for athletes to be compensated
@Riggers30 I don't think that is profiting off their likeness. That is professional status W...
2 years ago New NCAA ruling clearing way for athletes to be compensated
@Bennfamily Highly doubt it. Maybe some small money. Who is actually marketable among collegia...
2 years ago 2a district 11
@NIKEPRE it's a very unusual exception. I've never actually seen anyone use it but I guess that ...
2 years ago 2a district 11
@Riggers30 you cant run MS varsity in Texas. No exceptions. Not even JV. It's clear cut.
2 years ago 2a district 11
@Riggers30 Hopefully not...
2 years ago CCCAT PRE-DISTRICT POLL - 2A GIRLS
I've actually been the pollster for CCCAT in the past. I can tell you that the number of coaches...
2 years ago McNeil 2 Mile
@DontLIE neither is 100% accurate. 5k a smidge short and 2mile probably a smidge long. GPS fo...
2 years ago Starting Boxes
@stickstickstick so true. Drawing N+1 parallel lines. Perpendicular to the start line. Equidi...
2 years ago Region Preview Meet Course Conditions
It's a course of extremes - erosion cracks or 6" of mud. Never know what you'll get. Definite...
2 years ago How to upload Meet Results
@panhandlerunner racetab is fast. Do the meet then hit send results. Boom.
2 years ago Lack of Results on this site
@DogFather parents and athletes like watching athlete interviews. It is what it is. Deal with it.
2 years ago Lack of Results on this site
@stickstickstick @dogfather All you have to do is press submit results if you're using racetab...