About Me

Retired Whitewater distance coach;
Former collegiate runner (gone to seed);
Retired military;
Living in North Carolina.

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
1 month ago McAlpine Creek course (footlocker course)
I now live in the Charlotte area and know the course. The added about eighty meters to the start ...
4 months ago Uniform Race Distances in NE
Why do we use meters for all events except the mile and two mile? What in the world is a 1600 or ...
12 months ago State Date Predictions 2018!
@coachtigue The discussion about start and stop times for cross country and track & field sho...
12 months ago State Date Predictions 2018!
I can't see why the cross country season starts so early and then ends even before the football p...
3 years ago No more Jag Invitationals at Spalding , Coach owen is now at Rock Springs Academy
Good luck. Rock Springs is getting a coach dedicated to her athletes.
4 years ago Why "Auebach" All State Track Meet
Why is the All State Track Meet named after the legendary Celtics BASKETBALL coach? Why not after...
4 years ago Final Words on the Lambert River Run
I guess it is easier to hype our runners and our sport when we can list fast times. I understand ...
4 years ago Track items on GHSA agenda
The 4 x 400 and 4 x 800 are the most exciting races in track. The New Balance Nationals 4 x 800 h...
4 years ago Flaws in All State Qualification
Thanks for the explanation. I am originally from Massachusetts but coach in Georgia. Georgia has ...
4 years ago Flaws in All State Qualification
Is the current system of taking the top four from the six division fair? It seems pretty obvious ...
5 years ago It's Time for a Smaller State Meet
Should this discussion be "Is Carrollton too restricted to accommodate the current number of team...
5 years ago Running Full Strength
@MaristXCcoach Coach, thanks for your response. After seeing the results from the Early Bird and ...
5 years ago Running Full Strength
@MaristXCcoach The one huge advantage I see for most private schools is that have an organized f...
5 years ago Article Comment: Class AAAAA Scouting Report
Unless Hailey Gollnick has moved back to Northgate she should be leading a strong Starrs Mill team.
6 years ago HS Track Season Ends too Early
Does any other state complete its high school season as early as Georgia? Regionals were complete...
6 years ago Indoor Track
@Gratis Indoor track has some unique aspects that assist the tactical development of runners....
6 years ago State Meet Needs a New Venue
What would be in it for Berry? Would they want GHSA to rent the property or some combination of t...
6 years ago State Meet Needs a New Venue
I should have used the New Carrollton thread initially. You mentioned Berry and Nash Farms as ...
6 years ago State Meet Needs a New Venue
I first want to commend the people of Carrollton for hosting the meet. They have done an admirabl...
6 years ago Asics course
@oldie In today's data driven society we always want to compare performances. The problem in cros...
6 years ago Minimum Width of Georgia HS Cross Country Courses?
Is there a minimum width for a cross country course? I've heard that it must be at least twelve f...
6 years ago 1st Annual Panther XC Invitational September, 8th, 2012. Hosted by: Starr's Mill HS
@hofbrave81 Starrs Mill must have a great Booster's Club! The course has a recently construct...
7 years ago Whitewater XC Invite 2011 Cancelled
Due to our late start, we were unable to build a field comparable to our past Decision Bridge mee...
8 years ago Whitewater XC Invite
Whitewater will host a cross country invitational on Saturday, September 17th. The race will be h...
8 years ago Dates for Cross Country Region Meets
Region 6-4A ran their region meet two weeks prior to state. Marist, Lakeside-Dekalb, and Dunwood...
8 years ago Meet Comment: 2nd Annual Decision Bridge Invitational XC & 5K Trail Race 2010
Start time information: 0800 Coaches Meeting; 0830 Girls Varsity; 0910 Boys Varsity; 0950 Girls J...
8 years ago Meet Comment: 2nd Annual Decision Bridge Invitational XC & 5K Trail Race 2010
Teams must register on-line. Payment should be made to the "Calvin Center" and mailed to: Calvi...
9 years ago 2010 Cross Country Schedule
Berry? Like most schools we are trying to finalize our schedule. Does anyone know if Berry is ...
9 years ago Meet Comment: 2nd Annual Decision Bridge Invitational XC & 5K Trail Race 2010
The course has a wide cone start and is cut at least 30 feet wide for the first mile. Course is g...
9 years ago 2010 Cross Country Schedule
Decision Bridge is confirmed for September 11th and is on the calendar. Our open start offers roo...
9 years ago Course Information for UGA
Anyone have any detailed course information for the meet at the UGA Equestrian Center? Is it a si...
9 years ago Decision Bridge Results???
Correction to girls team scores. Union Grove finished 5th with 146 and Eagle Landing finished 6t...
9 years ago Decision Bridge Results???
We are working format issues. We will try and have complete results tomorrow. Here are the top te...
9 years ago Meet Comment: Decision Bridge 2009
We have verbal commitments from eighteen schools and we will have a competitive field for both bo...
9 years ago Status of the Bulldog Stampede?
Has this meet been finalized or is it still tentative? Like most schools, we are trying to finali...
10 years ago Meet Comment: Decision Bridge 2009
Decision Bridge Information: Entry deadline with payment to the Calvin Center is August 28, 2009...
10 years ago Region 5-4A Meet
Meet has postponed to Tuesday and Wenesday.
10 years ago Fayette County Meet Dates Changed
The Fayette County Meet at Sandy Cteek has been moved up one day. The new dates are: Tuesday M...
10 years ago Decision Bridge Invitational Sept 12th
The Calvin Center and Whitewater HS will host an invitational XC meet on Saturday, September 12th...
10 years ago Decision Bridge XC Run
Decision Bridge Invitational date is firm for September 12. For additional information e-mail: de...
10 years ago Decision Bridge XC Run
The Calvin Center and Whitewater HS will host the "Decision Bridge Run" on September 12th, 2009. ...
10 years ago 5A Regions Hard to Get Out Of
Thirty-two teams per classification can qualify for State. That's eight regions qualifying four t...
10 years ago Megan Malasarte-OLM
Anyone else notice the 19:24 she ran today? When a 57.37 (400) and 2:19.8 (800) track runner dro...
10 years ago Fayette Co. Championships
Strong performance by OLM on the boy's side. This 1A school beat-up on the 5 4A teams. Starrs Mil...
10 years ago Week 7 4A Rankings
Could someone clarify the status of two runners. Is Sarah Bowles from Lakeview Evans a freshman o...
10 years ago Mill Run Course
Any opinions on the Boundary Waters Mill run course? I thought it was a great course once you go...
10 years ago Marist Double Dip
Looks like Marist is going to have strong fields for both the boys and girls this weekend. The...
10 years ago Week 3 AAAA Rankings are Ready!
I know it is early in the season, but on the girls side consider unranked Winder Barrow. They ar...
10 years ago Berry inv.
Three weeks ago I read something about a three lap course on their registration site. The map th...
10 years ago 2008 Pre-Season Rankings are Now on the Homepage
Thanks for the great work and effort. This provides a base line for each team's returning streng...