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5 days 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...
5 days 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...
1 month 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...
8 months 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...
8 months 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...
8 months 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...
8 months ago Javelin approved for 2018?
The most important stuff here: -----------------------------------------------------------------...
8 months 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: -----------------------------------...
8 months 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 ...
8 months ago Javelin approved for 2018?
[quote=LamarLatrell]Yes, this is true. I can't wait to show off my new javelin design! But ye...
8 months ago Javelin approved for 2018?
Heard from a reliable source that the fhsaa have approved the introduction of javelin as an exhib...
8 months ago Discus issues??
So with it looking more and more like the result standing, what exactly will the FHSAA do about t...
8 months ago At large bids
[quote=KellyKling]it seems very flawed to have girls running 5:25-5:30 get to state and NOT have ...
8 months ago Discus issues??
[quote=mbecker] What to do in our sport when an official has clearly erred. Own up to it and d...
8 months ago Discus issues??
@dddd It appears so (based on eye witness accounts), although nothing about the video confirm...
8 months ago Discus issues??
Thanks Chris. Well, that video is conclusive. His left foot touched outside the ring and then ...
8 months ago Discus issues??
[quote=LFCSumner3]For those who missed this on Twitter, here is the supposed video of the record ...
8 months ago At large bids
If we're going to an at-large bid system for regionals to states then regions would ideally need ...
8 months ago Discus issues??
I spent a majority of both days by the throws area and where as a majority of the events were don...
9 months ago Rain or Shine here we come..
Yes. Feeling a bit more optimistic about updated weather models. Looking like the last of any imp...
9 months 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...
9 months 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...
9 months ago Clarifying Issues at the State Meet - FHSAA
[quote=vantheman]@Coach_PTS this way everyone runs a huge PR and runners, coaches, spectators...
9 months 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...
9 months ago Region 4AA goes insane- thoughts
Our Region had 2 elite performances. So, yeah..... Ridiculously hard to make it to the state ...
9 months 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...
10 months ago MIRAMAR RELAYS - Date Change!
A little disappointing that the powers that be waited this long to change the date. Now it's too ...
10 months 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...
10 months ago Throws
No rule against it. I often find myself reminding my inexperienced throwers to step out the b...
10 months ago all time florida top marks
I posted on another website and got this response: "Jack Shepard's HS Track annual for 2017 sh...
10 months 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...
11 months ago World Record at Berkeley meet?
@LFCSumner3 Agreed. I ran discus at a meet this past weekend and was prepared to announce eac...
2 years ago 2 Day Meet
[quote=hinesjm] Put the podium in the infield! I think it feels more grand for the athletes and ...
2 years ago 2 Day Meet
@PDIInc Yes, very interesting discussion. If throwers were afforded an additional night's res...
2 years ago Illegal Athlete?
It's a shame that this happens. A vast majority of coaches have integrity and conduct themselves ...
2 years ago 2 Day Meet
[quote=PDIInc]@multijumps From my coaching perspective, it remains beneficial to have thrower...
2 years ago Fhsaa state championship meet
NSU, Jacksonville U and Keiser too. There were a lot of college coaches there from all levels. ...
2 years ago Nike Pro Spandex Shorts?
@CoachGCracker Ahhaaa. Thanks, that makes more sense.
2 years ago Nike Pro Spandex Shorts?
[quote=CoachGCracker]Might want to wait a little bit (Mid summer). Word on the street at our Reg...
2 years ago 2016 Coaches Survey
I like the idea of adding javelin, although maintaining the safety of athletes, coaches and spect...
2 years ago 2016 Coaches Survey
Love the fact that you are considering requiring coaches take and pass a rules test. This should ...
2 years ago Why are we here?
@Skippy66 I coached a male shot putter many years ago who, at the time, competed in the best ...
2 years ago You have got to be kidding me....4A Region Girls 300 Meter Hurdles FINAL
The video is pretty clear cut. No reason why the FHSAA shouldn't be able to use it to render the ...
2 years ago Track Team Thrown to the Curb - Is This Typical?
Yikes. If what you are describing is accurate then that is incredibly unfortunate for the kids wh...
2 years ago FHSAA 1A Region 4 2016
Schedule here. Confirmed through meet director: http://fl.milesplit.com/meets/234594/info#.Vx9...
2 years ago FHSAA 1A Region 4 2016
Just heard that the region hosts, Dade Christian, are going with the coaches' meeting at 10am, fi...
2 years ago FHSAA 1A Region 4 2016
Thanks Coach Key. So, to confirm, will the first round of field events begin at 1pm?
2 years ago region 4AA Insane
I do not envy you Mike. Very tough on kids who have to run "state championship" quality times...
2 years ago Girls Shot Put Rankings Question - Distinguishing between MS and Varsity
Thanks guys I know there are middle school athletes who throw on the varsity level from time t...
2 years ago Girls Shot Put Rankings Question - Distinguishing between MS and Varsity
I was wondering if there is a way to filter out some of the girls shot put results? There are...