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Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-20-19, 08:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 143
Posted By mathking
I tend to agree with psychodad here. I do...

I tend to agree with psychodad here. I do understand the liability issue and it may well be a simple problem that an insurer wants a kid to always use a pole that is rated at least for their weight...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-20-19, 08:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 932
Posted By mathking
In the boys D1 race I felt that Garner Wallace...

In the boys D1 race I felt that Garner Wallace from Pick Central in particular had a very nice race (and a nice meet throwing in championships in the 4x800 and 4x400) with a PR and a 4th place....
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-10-19, 05:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 932
Posted By mathking
Psychodad, from my perspective there were several...

Psychodad, from my perspective there were several kids in that race that ran well, exceeded their expected places and ran good times. In what way did the athletes other than the winner all fail to...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-02-19, 07:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 832
Posted By mathking
Yeah that 2017 race was a bit unreal. ...

Yeah that 2017 race was a bit unreal.


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Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-01-19, 01:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 752
Posted By mathking
Excellent idea psychodad! We should definitely do...

Excellent idea psychodad! We should definitely do that next year.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-29-19, 09:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 391
Posted By mathking
This is a very crew for the Buckeyes at the...

This is a very crew for the Buckeyes at the Championship. Notably their big point scorers for the women from indoor both qualified. And two 5k runners and a 1500 kid show some distance strength.

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Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-29-19, 05:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 742
Posted By mathking
Best of luck in retirement. Hopefully I will see...

Best of luck in retirement. Hopefully I will see you at our track on Thursday.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-28-19, 10:01 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 22,254
Posted By mathking
Teams That Have Produced State Qualifiers in Every Event

I am a lightweight. Only about 12 hours worth of library time. I have not found anything in the way of complete prelim results. For some of our non-placers at the state meet we had something written...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-27-19, 11:06 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 22,254
Posted By mathking
Alas my hurdler got hurt and missed five weeks of...

Alas my hurdler got hurt and missed five weeks of training. She was 7th in the regional final for the 100H. So the Coffman girls have not gotten all events covered. Because of this thread I was...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-24-19, 11:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,289
Posted By mathking
48.7 didnít get top four at Pick tonight

48.7 didnít get top four at Pick tonight
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-23-19, 07:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 947
Posted By mathking
If you are hand timing a meet, which is perfectly...

If you are hand timing a meet, which is perfectly find, I highly recommend getting Sprint Timer or another such timing app and taking video of each race finish. If you have a heat where you are not...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-23-19, 11:52 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 947
Posted By mathking
Yes. I don't have a problem saying that a kid's...

Yes. I don't have a problem saying that a kid's hand timed 52.7 400 at a dual meet without FAT is superior to their previous 53.89 FAT PR (something that happened last year). Particularly when our...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-23-19, 11:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 947
Posted By mathking
Once during the 90s at an invitational they had...

Once during the 90s at an invitational they had been so upset at coaching lying for seed marks the year before they decided to qualify based on time. Then their octopus style timer failed, so they...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-22-19, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By mathking
The most obvious change in the schedule to put...

The most obvious change in the schedule to put more time between the girls 100 and the girls 4x200 would be to put more time between the girls and boys in the 100, which would also make it easier for...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-21-19, 09:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 809
Posted By mathking
Annoyance about event schedule for regional and state meet

Is anyone else bothered by the time schedule for the 4x200 for the regional and state meets? With the girls getting five minutes between the start of the 100 and the start of the 4x200? We have had...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-21-19, 09:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 947
Posted By mathking
For many schools, the school records go back to...

For many schools, the school records go back to an era when not a lot of meets were timed with FAT. When I took over at Coffman there were still a number of MT records. We now have just the boys and...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-20-19, 11:26 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,916
Posted By mathking
I was coaching at Walnut Hills then, and there...

I was coaching at Walnut Hills then, and there were absolutely events which were brutal for one district or the other. But these things vary from year to year. Several of us proposed seeding and...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-20-19, 07:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,622
Posted By mathking
Gahanna is also a team capable of challenging at...

Gahanna is also a team capable of challenging at the state meet.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-17-19, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By mathking
Rohbino, thanks for the Hoist suggestion. I am...

Rohbino, thanks for the Hoist suggestion. I am going to suggest this to my son's teammate, who says he hates Pedialyte, but it makes him feel much better. Maybe Hoist will be a bit more tasty for...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-17-19, 06:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By mathking
Almost all of my son's team is observing Ramadan,...

Almost all of my son's team is observing Ramadan, and several of his teammates are drinking protein shakes. At least one is drinking Pedialyte.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-16-19, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By mathking
In the past one thing we have done is make sure...

In the past one thing we have done is make sure to cut back their training. Fasting athletes won't recover as quickly from workouts, so decreasing the volume can help. We also stress the need to...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-12-19, 04:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By mathking
Abby Steiner got second (narrowly) in the 200 in...

Abby Steiner got second (narrowly) in the 200 in wind legal 22.59.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-12-19, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By mathking
And seconds in the hammer and shot from Sade...

And seconds in the hammer and shot from Sade Olatoye.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-11-19, 08:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,289
Posted By mathking
That is fast.

That is fast.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 05-09-19, 09:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 683
Posted By mathking
Yeah, me too. A few years ago at our conference...

Yeah, me too. A few years ago at our conference meeting this came up and I thought we should do it, but didn't push hard enough for it. So it will be something to think about changing for next year.
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