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1 month ago KSHSAA committee lays out new classification proposal
More here: http://cjonline.com/sports/highschools/2017-06-14/kansas-schools-approve-classificati...
1 month ago KSHSAA committee lays out new classification proposal
@CoachBallew But not going in to effect until next school year.
1 month ago Kansas all-time list has been updated
[quote=CoachBallew]@Zat0pek You don't have to be a "crusty old fart" to start telling the "ba...
2 months ago Kansas all-time list has been updated
[quote=CoachBallew] The thing that we will probably never see again in Kansas (I'd love to be pr...
2 months ago Kansas all-time list has been updated
Now current through 5/29/2017 for those who haven't seen it. http://media.varsitykansas.com/smed...
2 months ago Kansas Regional Qualifying
@Swords http://www.gifbin.com/982670
2 months ago Kansas Regional Qualifying
@reizen I couldn't agree more. I think it's especially necessary because there is absolutely...
2 months ago Molly Born
@waru_cmc Out with a stress fracture is what I was told.
2 months ago Regional Date/Time changes
@robeo73 Rob, I'm surprised that on didn't move. Was there a graduation conflict?
3 months ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
[quote=Wrigs77]It's a great suggestion. Hell, it only took us about 40 years to follow your lead ...
3 months ago KU Relays
@Wrigs77 I agree with everything you said about KU entries, but I have almost no hope it will...
3 months ago KU Relays
@robeo73 Rob, how much must it suck to be Venters? She runs the #9 time in the U.S. and she'...
3 months ago KU Relays
You're exactly right about the girls 3200 being legendary. Those results will still be marveled ...
3 months ago KU Relays
The singular race that I have my eyes on is the showdown between Logue, Born and Venters at 3200....
3 months ago Most impressive and biggest surprise?
Biggest Surprise: Hankins jav Honorable Mention: Wilks' 5:10 and Robinson 2:15 Most Impressi...
4 months ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
[quote=CoachBallew] It dictates rules to schools that they don't even govern. It seems a little ...
4 months ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
@Wrigs77 Totally agree. What would also speed up the process even more is finding an uber-...
4 months ago Johnson County Community College cutting XC and Track?
And they're tearing out the outdoor track.
4 months ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
[quote=cm73] It would be helpful if KSHSAA relaxed the reigns some and put faith in coaches and A...
4 months ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
@Wrigs77 I'm not sure there are two sides to this one but I would be interested in knowing if...
4 months ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
[quote=CoachBallew]Rod, To openly announce/admit that KSHSAA high school sports aren't for nation...
4 months ago Is the 500 mile travel limit is good for high school sports in Kansas?
You've hit a nerve with me. About a year ago, I had to call KSHSAA for clarification on someth...
4 months ago Johnson County Community College cutting XC and Track?
I'm shocked to hear this. If it's not money and not Title IX, what's the reason/excuse? That'...
9 months ago How do the teams stack up going into League, Regional and state?
@browatt As we knew they would. I haven't heard a single girl even comment on it. They don't ev...
10 months ago Born v. Logue this weekend in Baldwin - who ya got?
@tfxcman The most impressive thing to me was how it unfolded. Logue opened an huge gap on Born i...
10 months ago Born v. Logue this weekend in Baldwin - who ya got?
@reizen Actually, Logue just has one year on her. Molly is a junior, Cailie is a senior. I'm ...
10 months ago Regionals are Up
@VikingWiens "Ummm" is a good way to put it.
10 months ago Born v. Logue this weekend in Baldwin - who ya got?
@kkettler77 I believe Coach Shamburg, my old K-State teammate, introduced us before the start of ...
10 months ago Born v. Logue this weekend in Baldwin - who ya got?
@BraveDawg Totally agree. I've jokingly said that I was going to walk our girls over to the Gira...
10 months ago Born v. Logue this weekend in Baldwin - who ya got?
Logue said in her post-Rim Rock interview that she was running Baldwin this weekend, and SMNW wil...
11 months ago All Rim Rock races will be 5K this year
Good to hear. Thanks.
1 year ago Kansas All-Time List Being Rewritten
Performances from this year and where they rank on the KS All-Time List found here: http://stats...
1 year ago Great performances
No kidding! Just some great, great kids out there right know. Hodgson going 8:56 at this same m...
1 year ago Team scores?
@Wrigs77 Completely agree. I sometimes try to imagine what it would be like for other sports if ...
1 year ago Openings for teams at the Lake Lenexa Invitational on Oct. 6
Due to a cancellation, there are spots open for the Lake Lenexa Invitational cross country meet h...
1 year ago Best coaching philosophy I've seen.
This is an article about Michael Norman, the kid who just ran a 45.51 400 at Arcadia. The commen...
1 year ago Burnout in distance running
@cm73 I saw that article. I have mixed feelings about it. Because the article focused on girls,...
1 year ago Kansas Relays 2016
@CoachSwift That's an interesting point. I hadn't thought of that. I'll go back and look at who...
1 year ago Kansas Relays 2016
@Wrigs77 I knew it was more expensive, but didn't realize it was THAT much more expensive. But l...
1 year ago Kansas Relays 2016
Is it just me or are the local entries at KU down this year? Scrolled through the entries list a...
1 year ago KS High School All-Time List
This one for Missouri is pretty close: https://www.mshsaa.org/resources/pdf/2013Track_EventBoyRe...
1 year ago KS High School All-Time List
Hadn't looked at this for a while. Always a fun trip down memory lane for us old farts: http://...
1 year ago Piper Results?
Anybody have the Piper meet results? I know they called it, but I was wondering if there were an...
1 year ago 5k for girls
@Wrigs77 I find it's even prettier if I can block out the fact it's at KU.
1 year ago KU Indoor Open Results?
Thanks, Wrigs. Meet site hasn't bothered to link them yet. Much appreciated.
1 year ago KU Indoor Open Results?
Not showing up anywhere. Anybody have any results? Particularly interested in the girls mile. ...
1 year ago Indoor rankings
I noticed the same thing about the MS girls cross country. If you click on the link for CCCNYC r...
2 years ago 2015-2016 Classifications
I stand by what I've said since I was in high school: Three classes. Merge 1/2, 3/4 and 5/6. S...
2 years ago DID ANYONE NOTICE?
I missed that. Very cool!
2 years ago 5k for girls
I'm eager to see if my prediction about the next step after moving to 5K happens: Improved track...