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2 months ago At-Large Impact at State Meet
Were there any athletes HURT by the addition by the 8 at-large? Any left out? The fact that there...
3 months ago Inappropriate article on Tyrese Cooper
@Bella101802 He will be old crank with the stopwatch down by the start/finish line.......Wait...
3 months ago State Meet 3200
[quote=altimari]@Coach_PTS what if that 1A school was only successful because it was in 1A where ...
3 months ago Inappropriate article on Tyrese Cooper
[quote=BrianRobinson]Though I agree this article probably should have not been on milesplit, the ...
3 months ago State Meet 3200
So what about large schools with little or no success in a given sport? Why not apply the multipl...
3 months ago State Meet 3200
How about this? To piggy back some of your ideas: start with enrollment and then apply a tiered m...
3 months ago State Meet 3200
Mike you are right. Class AA is such a step-up in competition. And the differences really stood o...
3 months ago State Meet 3200
Tricky stuff. So you are suggesting splitting up schools based on their performances? I take ...
3 months ago State Meet 3200
[quote=edwardjthompson] All the data shows that school enrollment is not indicative of competiven...
3 months ago Coaches gift idea help
An athlete I coached had the discus she used at her first trip to the state meet attached to a pl...
3 months ago paying to attend regional meet??
Fortunately I coach at a school that can cover the cost quite comfortably. Some will find it diff...
3 months ago paying to attend regional meet??
Do what now? Participating schools, athletes and coaches have to PAY to attend the regional meet?...
3 months ago let the real coaching begin
[quote=mbecker]@Coach_PTS As to your worries, I will tell you that no body runs a meet better...
3 months ago let the real coaching begin
Can't wait for the competition, but not looking forward to the length of the meet. Not looking fo...
3 months ago I thought all 1a was supposed to run same days??
Huge disadvantage. They will have, what ? One week less to recover before regionals? Since there ...
4 months ago Required # of Track Meets
One that I know I will see in our district is School A entering athletes who have missed the enti...
5 months ago Field Event Measuring
As a courtesy after measuring and announcing each throw in meters I flip the tape and say the mea...
6 months ago PTS Middle School Invitational 2018
No worries. We were trying to iron out some logistical issues. But we are good to go and it shoul...
6 months ago COMPETE in 5 Meets
I'm pretty sure we have all dealt with this at some point, but there are several schools in our d...
6 months ago PTS Middle School Invitational 2018
8am start, but everything after that is still TBA. As soon as we have the info we will post i...
8 months ago Region sites up on FHSAA webpage-- ABSOLUTE CRAZINESS!!
I'll change topic just a tad. Since I typically volunteer to run one of throws events at the regi...
1 year ago Additional 8 "at large" athletes based on regional performances added to top 4 to make states
[quote=dddd]I think what you are going to find is that if a person comes into a meet as the 5th o...
1 year ago Additional 8 "at large" athletes based on regional performances added to top 4 to make states
[quote=multijumps]@Halfmiletiming Just to clarify...If all Five 5-10 boys were tied, then non...
1 year ago Additional 8 "at large" athletes based on regional performances added to top 4 to make states
The fact that the top 4 from each region STILL qualify for the state meet despite how their perfo...
1 year ago Javelin approved for 2018?
The most important stuff here: -----------------------------------------------------------------...
1 year ago Additional 8 "at large" athletes based on regional performances added to top 4 to make states
This pulled directly from the minutes of the recent meeting: -----------------------------------...
1 year ago Additional 8 "at large" athletes based on regional performances added to top 4 to make states
Also heard the FHSAA approved an additional 8 "at large" athletes based on regional performances ...
1 year ago Javelin approved for 2018?
[quote=LamarLatrell]Yes, this is true. I can't wait to show off my new javelin design! But ye...
1 year ago Javelin approved for 2018?
Heard from a reliable source that the fhsaa have approved the introduction of javelin as an exhib...
1 year ago Discus issues??
So with it looking more and more like the result standing, what exactly will the FHSAA do about t...
1 year ago At large bids
[quote=KellyKling]it seems very flawed to have girls running 5:25-5:30 get to state and NOT have ...
1 year ago Discus issues??
[quote=mbecker] What to do in our sport when an official has clearly erred. Own up to it and d...
1 year ago Discus issues??
@dddd It appears so (based on eye witness accounts), although nothing about the video confirm...
1 year ago Discus issues??
Thanks Chris. Well, that video is conclusive. His left foot touched outside the ring and then ...
1 year ago Discus issues??
[quote=LFCSumner3]For those who missed this on Twitter, here is the supposed video of the record ...
1 year ago At large bids
If we're going to an at-large bid system for regionals to states then regions would ideally need ...
1 year ago Discus issues??
I spent a majority of both days by the throws area and where as a majority of the events were don...
1 year ago Rain or Shine here we come..
Yes. Feeling a bit more optimistic about updated weather models. Looking like the last of any imp...
1 year ago Rain or Shine here we come..
[quote=mbecker] This year with a 48 hour meet, the vault or discus should not be conducted in uns...
1 year ago Clarifying Issues at the State Meet - FHSAA
[quote=mbecker] The biggest issue will actually be next year, if the state meet goes to at large...
1 year ago Clarifying Issues at the State Meet - FHSAA
[quote=vantheman]@Coach_PTS this way everyone runs a huge PR and runners, coaches, spectators...
1 year ago Clarifying Issues at the State Meet - FHSAA
[quote=yaudie]@ubiQuitous1 The state meet is not about 'winning' for everyone. For some it is ab...
1 year ago Region 4AA goes insane- thoughts
Our Region had 2 elite performances. So, yeah..... Ridiculously hard to make it to the state ...
1 year ago FHSAA Outdoor State Finals 2017 First Time Coach
Congrats coach. Must be a terrific feeling coaching your first athlete/athletes to the state cham...
1 year ago MIRAMAR RELAYS - Date Change!
A little disappointing that the powers that be waited this long to change the date. Now it's too ...
1 year ago The real reason to switch to metric marks in FE
[quote=Hays] I still believe there are more mistakes made by incompetence of the rules and incomp...
1 year ago Throws
No rule against it. I often find myself reminding my inexperienced throwers to step out the b...
1 year ago all time florida top marks
I posted on another website and got this response: "Jack Shepard's HS Track annual for 2017 sh...
1 year ago all time florida top marks
I've looked and can't find much. Just that 185’9” from Seilala Sua, St. Thomas Aquinas back i...
1 year ago World Record at Berkeley meet?
@LFCSumner3 Agreed. I ran discus at a meet this past weekend and was prepared to announce eac...