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Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 04-18-19, 09:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 377
Posted By Newton's Third
Thanks. With 4 per team it requires two heats...

Thanks. With 4 per team it requires two heats and does not help in the situation we are trying to solve.

So the no exhibition rule still exists. I doubt anyone follows this depriving athletes a...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 04-18-19, 07:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 377
Posted By Newton's Third
I agree with everything you wrote and did the...

I agree with everything you wrote and did the same when I coached since you were asking about rules I was trying to use that logic. Unless it has changed the rules state how many per team, per event...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 04-18-19, 02:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 377
Posted By Newton's Third
In my thinking a tri meet should have one varsity...

In my thinking a tri meet should have one varsity heat for each event with the other heats jv or unscored so that there is one head to head scoring heat. An 8 lane track with 9 potential entrants...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 04-15-19, 04:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 849
Posted By Newton's Third
The training room can also be quite the social...

The training room can also be quite the social scene. Both genders like to go there for attention from each other and the training staff without the risk of being told to go work out. The school I...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 04-01-19, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 565
Posted By Newton's Third
Good correction on the date. It used to be after...

Good correction on the date. It used to be after the Ohio State meet on the same weekend with New Balance then Brooks started their meet on the same weekend. All three conflicted at one time. I...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 04-01-19, 06:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 565
Posted By Newton's Third
I believe the winner of that race qualifies for...

I believe the winner of that race qualifies for the big NY Adidas postseason meet which has very limited entries nationwide. She might run New Balance or Brooks which are the same weeked if she...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 03-30-19, 09:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,612
Posted By Newton's Third
Seniors will be graduated and gone so they are...

Seniors will be graduated and gone so they are not counted and 8th graders may make decisions to go to private or other open public schools than their feeder so they are excluded. Grades 9-10-11 are...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 03-16-19, 04:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,479
Posted By Newton's Third
I don't think this helps to understand the...

I don't think this helps to understand the situation but Spire has been for sale for two years according to Charlie Powell.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-26-19, 02:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 302
Posted By Newton's Third
Did you take the photo? It is very good quality....

Did you take the photo? It is very good quality. Olson is the first guy I remember with exceptional speed. All of the top guys are very fast on the runway but I remember hearing Olson having sub...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-26-19, 10:40 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,612
Posted By Newton's Third
D1 was nearly 400 10-12 years ago. Urban schools...

D1 was nearly 400 10-12 years ago. Urban schools are losing numbers of students and schools are closing pushing numbers down. At the same time more D3 schools are finishing 5 and small charter and...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-26-19, 07:55 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,612
Posted By Newton's Third
Unless cut off numbers keep falling and they move...

Unless cut off numbers keep falling and they move into D1 with schools 4-5 times their size in another cycle or two. Then they will be top 10 in a great year. This is not intended to be a knock on...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 02-13-19, 08:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By Newton's Third
Her mother Breda Dennehy-Willis ran in the 2000...

Her mother Breda Dennehy-Willis ran in the 2000 Olympics for Ireland. Her bests are 15:12 and 32:11 for 5K and 10K. Good genes for Roisin.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 01-21-19, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 696
Posted By Newton's Third
madman, I agree that access to tracks and 300...

madman, I agree that access to tracks and 300 meter tracks cause inequities especially in the 200, 400, 4x200, & 4x400, but has an effect on all running events using a curve. I agree that the indoor...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 12-26-18, 09:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 931
Posted By Newton's Third
I understand the legal, non-legal aspect which...

I understand the legal, non-legal aspect which could include pre-lims in running events. What I don't understand is how the winner of a race did not get to the line faster than the 2nd place...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 12-26-18, 07:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 931
Posted By Newton's Third
Is it THE SAME PERFORMANCE if one runner clearly...

Is it THE SAME PERFORMANCE if one runner clearly beats the other? Or is this rule for times matching from different heats or when a winner between the two could not be determined? It seems strange...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 12-24-18, 06:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 789
Posted By Newton's Third
This seems pretty difficult to enforce. ...

This seems pretty difficult to enforce.

When coaching I had a situation of a 400 guy with an open best of 51.8 because he had only run it open once and it was in a windy dual meet. He had...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 11-15-18, 07:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,681
Posted By Newton's Third
Bay, Lexington, Sheridan and the other larger D2...

Bay, Lexington, Sheridan and the other larger D2 teams have a chance to be pushed to D1 when divisional alignment comes early next calendar year. There were more D3 teams with 5 on the line at...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 11-13-18, 01:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,169
Posted By Newton's Third
I woud have responded quicker but I had to shut...

I woud have responded quicker but I had to shut down my computer and find my i-pad after reading what you wrote and spitting my drink all over the computer.

Do you really think a small D2 school...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 11-13-18, 10:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,125
Posted By Newton's Third
Do you want it to be easy or an award valued by...

Do you want it to be easy or an award valued by those that achieve it? Also in the programs where I have seen this it is just one of several criteria in which the athlete has to achieve X number of...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 11-13-18, 09:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,125
Posted By Newton's Third
Psycho, I did not have deep enough teams but I...

Psycho, I did not have deep enough teams but I have seen coaches use the time of the 5th or 7th runner for the middle placing team at conference other than your team as a standard. Being able to be...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 11-11-18, 08:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,978
Posted By Newton's Third
As a cross country purist I like terrain, mud,...

As a cross country purist I like terrain, mud, sharp turns and other things that break rhythm but the fact that the loop portions of the state meet courses do not allow spectators I loved the double...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 11-11-18, 08:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 444
Posted By Newton's Third
State Top 10 active streaks

Here is a 2018 update to the list of teamís current streak of consecutive top 10 finishes at the state championship. I do not think it shows one program ahead or behind another but just a fun...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 11-04-18, 09:13 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,193
Posted By Newton's Third
I was going to Columbus Friday and convinced my...

I was going to Columbus Friday and convinced my wife to drive by on the way there from eastern ohio. We were on 70. I pulled over on the road running behind NTR and climbed a small old fence. The...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 10-31-18, 08:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,325
Posted By Newton's Third
Do the NC regions that have teams that do not...

Do the NC regions that have teams that do not show lose slots for the following year? Do their schools approve of not showing? I know at one time some major city schools in Ohio had coaching...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 10-30-18, 08:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,173
Posted By Newton's Third
So you view great only in comparison to the...

So you view great only in comparison to the competition. I try to see it in regard to the sport. Maybe 5 or 6 have a chance to win because they are all average or all great. I think it is the...
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