Yappi Sports - THE Ohio Prep Sports Authority  

Go Back   Yappi Sports - THE Ohio Prep Sports Authority > Search Forums

Hello Guest!
Take a minute to register, It's 100% FREE! What are you waiting for?
Register Now
Showing results 1 to 25 of 450
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Newton's Third
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 10-18-18, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 494
Posted By Newton's Third
Way back I had a boys team who at the regional...

Way back I had a boys team who at the regional put 3 in front of another teams 1st, our 4th ahead of their 3rd, and their 5th beat our 5th by 10 seconds. We won by just a few points. Between our...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 10-18-18, 02:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 494
Posted By Newton's Third
I agree and have noticed this many times as well....

I agree and have noticed this many times as well. Another factor is the competition makeup. Those with 2-3 front runners but below average depth in their top 5 may stack up better or worse in a...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 10-16-18, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By Newton's Third
I coached for awhile in the same league as...

I coached for awhile in the same league as Lancaster. At the time they were in the southeast district usually combined with us in the east. I can't remember the boys losing a district from about...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 10-15-18, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 494
Posted By Newton's Third
I've actually followed the central district a...

I've actually followed the central district a little this season as opposed to the east D2 and D3 schools.

For boys Hilliard Davidson, Gahanna, Olentangy Orange, & Pickerington North are clear...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 10-13-18, 08:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,228
Posted By Newton's Third
Are the Colorado kids doing this at altitude? ...

Are the Colorado kids doing this at altitude? This could be yet another reason to be impressed with an already impressive list.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 09-21-18, 09:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,048
Posted By Newton's Third
I try to get around the state to different meets...

I try to get around the state to different meets each season and went to Centerville for the first time last fall.

I agree with everything except that I can't estimate crowds and 10,000 seems a...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 08-21-18, 09:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,639
Posted By Newton's Third
That is what I recall, that both hands must be in...

That is what I recall, that both hands must be in contact with the track. Does HS have a rule that at least one hand must be touching? It remember looking into a standing start using blocks so that...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 08-20-18, 06:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,639
Posted By Newton's Third
This was my thought. If someone truly believes a...

This was my thought. If someone truly believes a distance runner from a standing start will have a few tenths advantage on a high level sprinter from blocks in a 400 is not thinking clearly or...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 08-18-18, 05:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,639
Posted By Newton's Third
If you believe in a 4x400 lead off at a regional...

If you believe in a 4x400 lead off at a regional or state level, sprinters who have trained to use blocks lose a few tenths to distance runners who are not used to three commands and use a stand up...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 08-18-18, 12:56 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,639
Posted By Newton's Third
When I hear of 400 runners not using blocks I...

When I hear of 400 runners not using blocks I think of faster distance runners placed in a conference 400 for points or postseason 4x400. When coaching I did not lead off a standing start 4x400...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 08-12-18, 04:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 595
Posted By Newton's Third
That Lafayette school record may last awhile.

That Lafayette school record may last awhile.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 08-01-18, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,807
Posted By Newton's Third
I agree. I chose active consecutive years...

I agree. I chose active consecutive years because there cannot be even a small let down or you start over. One thing is sure. No matter how you measure it Minster girls are exceptional in D3.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 08-01-18, 06:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,807
Posted By Newton's Third
I have found this discussion of what determines...

I have found this discussion of what determines success in high school cross-country very interesting. I thought it would be fun to see which programs have the longest streaks of arguable success...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 07-27-18, 01:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,244
Posted By Newton's Third
It is normal at the regional level and the...

It is normal at the regional level and the district level usually follows to find a good meet manager, not a course. Then the course follows if it can handle parking, spectators, and other...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 07-11-18, 02:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,092
Posted By Newton's Third
As coaches ourselves or ex-coach in my case it...

As coaches ourselves or ex-coach in my case it seems longevity is valued more than quality in some situations. There are average or below who have never been held to any standard because it is only...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-30-18, 02:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 569
Posted By Newton's Third
I coached in the same conference when Walker...

I coached in the same conference when Walker threw and ran for Lancaster. He was a sub 11, high 60's, and high 190's. He won the 100, SP, and D in most meets.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-26-18, 03:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 784
Posted By Newton's Third
In eastern Ohio, John Glenn hosts a meet that has...

In eastern Ohio, John Glenn hosts a meet that has the 2000 meter steeplechase.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-18-18, 08:51 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,696
Posted By Newton's Third
That's a great find. I was only listing...

That's a great find. I was only listing championship top 6 placings, but things like that are great. The Kings recent program is doing a great job of developing kids and a 4:25-1:54 freshman is...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-18-18, 07:31 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,696
Posted By Newton's Third
I enjoy looking up the hometown newspaper...

I enjoy looking up the hometown newspaper coverage of Ohio athletes all year but especially at national meets. I found very little. It might be too early. I did find a piece on Granville with a...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-17-18, 05:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,696
Posted By Newton's Third
Sunday Placing Results Boys - Olentany Orange...

Sunday Placing Results
Boys - Olentany Orange 5th in DMR, Miller-Wadsworth 4th in 800, Hudson 3rd in 4 X Mile, Soto-Centerville 2nd in Decathlon

Girls - Thomas Worthington 6th in 4 X 400,...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-16-18, 01:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,696
Posted By Newton's Third
Taylor Ewert wins the steeple!

Taylor Ewert wins the steeple!
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-16-18, 11:28 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,696
Posted By Newton's Third
I remember Shariffa Barksdale (sp?), a 400...

I remember Shariffa Barksdale (sp?), a 400 hurdler? being a reporter on one of those shows. Several track athletes have found success in those venues. Didn't Odita do quite well at the NCAA level? ...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-16-18, 10:19 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,696
Posted By Newton's Third
Was she part of one of the gladiator shows? I...

Was she part of one of the gladiator shows? I know there have been some track athletes involved in that but can't remember who it was.
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-06-18, 04:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,509
Posted By Newton's Third
The leader was in the middle of the backstretch...

The leader was in the middle of the backstretch or further when Ms. Gause received the baton?

I saw Nelloms make up 49 of a 50 meter lead in his senior year 4 X 400. Most ground being made up...
Forum: Boys Track & Field/Cross Country 06-03-18, 07:25 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,021
Posted By Newton's Third
The record is held by Kidder. Borchers and...

The record is held by Kidder. Borchers and Zishka are also currently faster. The technicality of not having a camera at 1600 meters does not change that these three ran 9.5 meters farther in a time...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 450

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:35 PM.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Registration Booster - Powered By Dirt RIF CustUmz