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17 days ago STATE MEET OBSERVATIONS
The reason you can't have all the 3200's Thursday night is some teams would need to stay 3 nights...
28 days ago SCRAP THE AREA MEETS and RANDOM THOUGHTS
The cost alone for 3 rounds would be a burden that most school districts would not approve.
8 months ago McNeil
The new start line is a huge improvement. Kudos to those that made it happen. Just guessing...
1 year ago REGIONAL 800
USATF states more than 12 you must have a prelim or heats.
1 year ago Region 3-6A track meet weather
updated... all field events moved to friday... UIL REGION III 6-A TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS ...
1 year ago Area meets being cancelled due to weather!?!?!?
While this is frustrating, every district can, by UIL rule, skip the area meet and advance the to...
2 years ago Will UIL move the State XC Meet to Texas A&M?
It would make sense to move Region II 5a/6a to ATM. Maybe even Region III 5a/6a as well to ease ...
2 years ago Rain and Regions
The Sunday rule does much more good than harm... as does the UIL. Monday region xc is actually a...
2 years ago Duel Meet HS Girls March 26th
Any Houston area girls varsity team up for a duel or tri meet Thursday March 26th? With Texas Re...
3 years ago State Meet Schedule Ideas
I like it. Another option would be to start 1-2 hours earlier and go 45 minutes between races ...
3 years ago 2014 Clear Lake Invite
2014 Clear Lake Invitational 10/10/2014 Miramar Park, Seabrook Freshman Boys- 3k...
3 years ago 2014 Clear Lake Invite
2014 Clear Lake Invitational 10/10/2014 Miramar Park, Seabrook JV Boys- 4k P...
3 years ago 2014 Clear Lake Invite
2014 Clear Lake Invitational Friday, October 10, 2014 Miramar Park, Seabrook Varsi...
3 years ago 2014 Clear Lake Invite
2014 Clear Lake Invitational Friday, October 10, 2014 Miramar Park, Seabrook Varsity ...
3 years ago 2014 Clear Lake Invite
2014 Clear Lake Invitational Friday, October 10, 2014 Miramar Park, Seabrook Varsity ...
3 years ago 2014 Clear Lake Invite
2014 Clear Lake Invitational Friday, October 10, 2014 Miramar Park, Se...
4 years ago La
Smaller schools wouldn't buy in as now you are messing with girls basketball season... which tend...
4 years ago Coaches... interested in your thoughts on this...
Well said.
4 years ago Coaches... interested in your thoughts on this...
@drarcher The 1% comment was directed at the UIL catering to Nike Nationals and Footlocker. ...
4 years ago Coaches... interested in your thoughts on this...
@drarcher Agreed... that is the one downside. 4 in a row could potentially be huge challenge...
4 years ago Coaches... interested in your thoughts on this...
Any athlete competing with national level ambitions probably shouldn't race in August. Also, we ...
4 years ago Coaches... interested in your thoughts on this...
I was thinking instead of having 2 districts meeting for area xc, we have 4 districts.... 2 area ...
4 years ago Coaches... interested in your thoughts on this...
As the season winds down, I was thinking of ways to further improve the sport. This could be a b...
4 years ago 2013 Clear Lake Invite Results
2013 Clear Lake Invitational 10/11/2013 Miramar Park, Seabrook Varsity Boys - 4k ...
4 years ago Time for all to run same distance
@ErikThormaehlen At a small 1A school fielding a squad must be a challenge. Especially when ...
4 years ago Time for all to run same distance
[i]I don't think anyone will have trouble remembering how anti-5K I was last year when this issue...
4 years ago 9/28 Runner of the Week Nominations
@paras360 [i]This has finally irked me enough to say something and should serves as a great l...
4 years ago Time for all to run same distance
We tried to bring 3A along with us... the majority didn't want it. They were afraid of losing th...
4 years ago UTA Gerald Ritchey Invitational?
If everyone quits attending they will lower entry fees or stop hosting. Simple economics. Tha...
4 years ago Falcon Invitational 2013
2013 Falcon Invitational 8/30/2013 Miramar Park, Seabrook Varsity Girls-...
4 years ago Falcon Invitational 2013
2013 Falcon Invitational 8/30/2013 Miramar Park, Seabrook Varsity Boys- 4k ...
4 years ago Falcon Invitational 2013
The location has moved from TLV Park to Miramar Park in Seabrook for the 2013 Falcon Invitational...
4 years ago The Wish List - Necessary Changes to Texas High School Track & Field
Here are my opinions as a coach.... 1. Eliminate the 4 x 200 Relay-- [b]Not going to hap...
4 years ago Article Comment: 'Act of faith' costs track team a win, trip to state championships
Track has no 'delay of game' , 'unsportsmanlike conduct' , 'false start' , 'encroachment' , 'tech...
4 years ago Area Meets Work!!!!
This is just my opinion... but coaches that call the area meet 'a waste of time' are basically re...
4 years ago Article Comment: State Meet Double History- Boys
2004 Alex Ruiz 3A 9:16 / 4:13 Double Win
4 years ago Article Comment: Track and field: UIL adds a hurdle to postseason
I am still for the Area meet. More athletes in the post season is a good thing IMO. Placing les...
4 years ago Article Comment: Track and field: UIL adds a hurdle to postseason
1-2 extra days missed? That is one far off area meet I suppose. Most metro areas will miss litt...
4 years ago Article Comment: Track and field: UIL adds a hurdle to postseason
800 / 300H / 4 x 400 have it the worst IMO. 800 / 400 / 4 x 400 2nd worst... tied with-- LJ / ...
4 years ago Track and Field ?
@old_army I didn't think of it as a same day meet being in Houston so long... The practice...
4 years ago Track and Field ?
I believe it would count as two meets. You are allowed 1 meet per week.
5 years ago Area Meets
it also solves the way too large 24 person 1600 meter field problem.
5 years ago Distance runners, summer track, and interval training (all thoughts welcome)
My opinion.... I prefer a summer base to intervals / racing. Racing in the 100 degree heat just...
5 years ago Cross Country Season - Let's Go Crazy!!!
I like the concept.... but it won't ever happen as it will bump into girls' basketball. don't me...
5 years ago Girls 5K...Has it been good or bad?
JV Girls still race 2 miles in almost all meets. Many meets vary race distance (3k/4k/5k) depend...
5 years ago TOP 3 3A CC runners of all time
@knife nice find. ricky, with 3 state titles and a heck of a race at nationals in 1990, ha...
5 years ago TOP 3 3A CC runners of all time
I raced against Ricky and coached Alex. Both were awesome talents. Alex has slightly better t...
5 years ago 2012 Clear Lake Invite Results
2012 Clear Lake Invitational 10/12/2012 Miramar Park, Seabrook Varsity Boys Divi...
5 years ago 2012 Clear Lake Invite Results
2012 Clear Lake Invitational 10/12/2012 Miramar Park, Seabrook Varsity G...
5 years ago Area Meets (Have fun reading this!!!)
@gasser Track only.