Rod Murrow

Ranking Records Finale: Greats Who Missed the List Rod Murrow May 30, 2020

We've counted down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, using the IAAF point tables. There were some huge surprises and today we look at some of the biggest names in the sport - all OIympians - who didn't make the list!

Ranking the Records Countdown - #1 Rod Murrow May 29, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we've finally arrived at #1. Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and today we reveal the greatest state records, across all events, boys and girls, in the history of Kansas high school track and field.

Ranking the Records Countdown - #2 Rod Murrow May 28, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we're up to #2. Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and there are some huge surprises!

Ranking the Records Countdown - #3 Rod Murrow May 26, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we're up to #3. Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and there are some huge surprises!

Ranking the Records Countdown - #4 Rod Murrow May 26, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we're up to #4. Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and there are some huge surprises!

Ranking the Records Countdown - #5 Rod Murrow May 25, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we're up to #5. Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and there are some huge surprises!

Ranking the Records Countdown - #6 Rod Murrow May 24, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we're up to #6. Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and there are some huge surprises!

Ranking the Records Countdown - #7 Rod Murrow May 23, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we're up to #7. Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and there are some huge surprises!

Ranking the Records Countdown - #8 Rod Murrow May 22, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we're up to #8. Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and there are some huge surprises!

Ranking the Records Countdown - #9 Rod Murrow May 21, 2020

We're counting down the top-10 greatest Kansas High School track and field state records across all events, boys and girls, and we're up to #9.  Using the IAAF point tables, we've ranked the ten best state records and there are some huge surprises!

LESSONS FROM THE TRIUMVIRATE’S LEGENDARY SEASON Rod Murrow Jul 24, 2018

Tri•um•vi•rate /n: A group of three influential or notable people existing in relation to each other.  One year after their spectacular final high school season together, Molly Born, Cailie Logue, and Emily Venters sat down for an on-camera interview that quickly became about much more than just an update about that season.  They were open, candid, and revealed some information for the first time.  The result was an in-depth look at the lives of three extraordinary young women who might just change how you think about the sport.

Kansan Track/XC Archetypes: Dr. Glenn Cunningham, Ph.D. Rod Murrow Feb 26, 2018

First in a series. The dictionary defines “archetype” as “a perfect example or model of something.” The Kansas state motto is “Ad astra per aspera,” which means “to the stars through difficulties.” This series will focus on native Kansan track and cross-country athletes who are archetypes of that state motto, people and athletes who overcame remarkable difficulties to achieve amazing things. Some will be famous, others not so much, but they will all embody the traits that allowed them to reach the stars through difficulties.