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What Does It Take To Be #1? Girls & Boys Leaderboards Todd Grasley Feb 17, 2017

The first OFFICIAL weekend of the track and field season kicks off Friday & Saturday with meets from South Florida to the Panhandle and everywhere in between. We have already seen amazing performances across the state. See who has the top spots... for now. What does it take to be number one? Check out our girls and boys leaderboard.

Virtual Meet: Over 3 Dozen South Florida Teams Ready To Represent At 305 Classic Todd Grasley Oct 10, 2016

Over three dozen teams from South Florida will head to Miami AKA the 305 for the 305 Classic hosted by Coral Park High School at Larry & Penny Thompson Park. On the girls side, Gulliver Prep freshman Natalie Varela is the athlete to beat as she is coming off a FL#2 time of 17:46.52 at the Invitational. Fellow freshmen Valerie Lastra and Rahyah Andressohn as well as 8th grader Jinah Mickens-Malik are young and talented as well. On the boy's side Hunter Dobbs has the fastest time coming into the race and is hoping to propel the Cudas past Braddock for the team title. 

Salute To Seniors: Carlin Berryhill- Coral Reef High School Todd Grasley Jul 16, 2016

The 2015-2016 school year has provided some great highlights in both cross country and track across the Sunshine State. In the coming weeks many of our seniors will head out to start their college careers both athletically and academically. We wanted to salute them one more time in this special feature and say thank you for your support over the years.

VOTE For Boys Performance Of The Week Todd Grasley Apr 6, 2016

Which male athlete/team do you think had the best week seven performance? Vote in our poll below and let us know! Note: Voting closes Sunday at 11:59 p.m. and winners will be announced in next week's poll.

Who Won The Week? Boys All-State Results Merge Todd Grasley Apr 4, 2016

In a weekend we had the Florida RELAYS, the top boys 4x800m relay time was actually set in South Florida. The boys of Coral Reef ran a state leading and US#3 time of 7:52.02 to win the Dade County Youth Fair. We look at the top 25 marks in EVERY event to see who won the week! (Photo by Teri Berhnardt-Rodriguez)

Super Seven: GMAC Championship Races You Can't Miss Todd Grasley Mar 16, 2016

A week in South Florida doesn't go by without state leaders, nationally ranked performances, and wire to wire finishes. The GMAC Championship might have taken place on a Tuesday, but it had all the fireworks of a Saturday night! Here are our super seven races you don't want to miss!

Super 25: Dr. Phillips Boys Best Of The Bunch Todd Grasley Jan 25, 2016

Florida's largest classification, 4A, owns six of the top seven spots in the boys Super 25 team rankings with defending state champion Dr. Phillips coming into the season as the best team regardless of class. See where your squad stacks up!

Boys Combined Team Scores: Best Performance At State Caps Off Perfect Season For Trinity Prep Todd Grasley Nov 12, 2015

Trinity Prep completed its undefeated season with their third straight 2A state championship. After merging the results from every classification, the Saints were the best team with a 44 second 1-5 split and team average of 16:16.94 lead by individual state champion Chas Cook. 3A champion Creekside was followed by 3A runner-up Chiles as the top three teams. Check out the complete list and see where your squad ranks!

4A State Meet Preview: Gibbons, Urzua, Hertenstein, Cruz, Delay = Race of the Day! Todd Grasley Nov 6, 2015

The culmination of the Florida cross country season will take place Saturday, November 7th at Apalachee Regional Park in Tallahassee with state championship titles for both individuals and teams on the line. Leading up to the meet we will preview each classification with in-depth analysis as well as by seeing how our virtual meets think the races will play out. Today, we look at the 4A classification who will compete in the second (7:55 a.m.) and fourth (8:45 a.m.) races of the morning with the girls and boys respectively.

4A District 16 Featured Photo Album Todd Grasley Oct 24, 2015

Teri Bernhardt-Rodriguez was on-site at the 4A District 16 Championship and captured over 400 pictures including this one of the Ferguson girls and boys who narrowly swept the team competition over rival Coral Reef.

2015 Estero DDD Invitational Has Special Meaning: Virtual Meet/Preview Todd Grasley Sep 4, 2015

The 2015 Estero DDD Invite will have a special meaning this year. Prior to the start of the meet the Village of Estero will proclaim September 5th as Jeff Sommer Day. Coach Sommer who passed away at the state track meet in May was the patriarch of the Wildcat family. His 3D mantra of dedication, discipline, and desire will live on Saturday at Estero Community Park as over 45 teams make the trek to South Florida! will be in full force for our meet of the week with photos, race videos, interviews, results, and a complete recap of the day!

GMAC Championship Virtual Meet Todd Grasley Mar 16, 2015

The GMAC Championship is the largest conference championship in the state and features Miami's best teams. Last week, the qualifiers took place with the south region and north region competing separately for a ticket to this meet on the line. We merged the results and took the top eight to give you an accurate virtual meet of this how one could play out! Take a look!

Boys Super 25 Team Rankings: DP Number One, Lyman Leapfrogs Four Spots To Number Two Todd Grasley Mar 10, 2015

The Dr. Phillips boys remain in the top spot of our Super 25 team rankings. The Panthers won the Lake Brantley Classic with 147 points. Lyman was fourth at the meet, but due to their strength in the distance events, and field events (Sean Clarke in pole vault and Adam Shuler in discus), the Greyhounds jump from number six to number two in our Super 25, the largest jump so far this season. Check out the complete list of 25 teams in our Boys Super 25.

Archbishop McCarthy Big Blue Invitational Virtual Meet Todd Grasley Mar 6, 2015

South Florida will be broken up by three meets this weekend, one of the largest being the Archbishop McCarthy Big Blue Invitational in Southwest Ranches. The meet will feature the Miami Northwestern girls and boys, as well as the Coral Reef and Belen Jesuit boys. Check out our virtual meet and take a look at the venue and meet records!

Sprint To The Finish: Episode 2 Todd Grasley Mar 3, 2015

You loved the first episode of Sprint To The Finish so we plan on making it a weekly series! Check out episode two which highlights all the action from the week across the Sunshine State!

Week in Review: Ten US#1 Performances Top Week Two Todd Grasley Mar 2, 2015

We thought the opening week of the 2015 track and field season provided fireworks, but were out done this week. TEN nation leading times were set with several athletes barely missing out on US#1's. Check out all the results, performances, and coverage for the week of 2/23-3/2/2015.

Ferguson Falcons Invitational Featured Photo Album Todd Grasley Mar 1, 2015

Teri Bernhardt-Rodriguez was on-site at Ferguson Falcons Invitational and took over 1,100 photos of all the action including this one of the Coral Reef boys 4x800m relay team of Kurt Convey, Derwin Moultrie, Cameron Berryhill, and Carlin Berryhill which posted a US#1 time of 7:57.50.

FHSAA 4A Region 4 Featured Photo Album Todd Grasley Nov 6, 2014

4A Region 4 at Larry and Penny Thompson Park in Miami kicked off the regional championships across the state. Teri Bernhardt-Rodriguez was on-site and snapped over 350 pictures including this one of early leaders Nick Diaz and Carlin Berryhill. Diaz, the reigning 4A Cross Country Finals champion would go onto win the race in 15:45.62.

Road To State: 4A Region 4 Virtual Meet Todd Grasley Nov 5, 2014

Larry and Penny Thompson Park in Miami will be the host of the 4A-4 Region Championships. In 2013, Alexa Cruz of St. Thomas Aquinas and Nick Diaz of Miami Sunet won the regional crowns on their way to a 4A state championship. Diaz, who recently committed to the University of Florida will be the favorite, but face stiff competition from the Coral Reef duo of Kurt Convey and Carlin Berryhill. Cruz, who has run the second fastest time in the state this year,  looks to defend her title and win another regional championship for the will be on-site with photo coverage from Teri Bernhardt-Rodriguez, as well as results, and a complete recap by Ryan Raposo! Make sure to check out allthe coverage plus our virtual meet links below to see how the meet should play out.

4A Team Rankings: Winter Park Wants To One Up 2013 Runner-Up Finish Todd Grasley Oct 17, 2014

The Winter Park girls were 4A runner-up in 2013 behind St. Thomas Aquinas.  Both teams look different in 2014 with the Raiders losing several seniors in their top five. The Wildcats on the other hand inherited some key transfers along with incoming freshman Rafaella Gibbons, who holds the states fastest time this season. Both teams will give it their all, but Winter Park's deeper roster should propel them to a state title. On the boy's side St. Thomas Aquinas is the defending champion, but watch out for Lyman as well as Coral Reef who was without Kurt Convey at Pre-State. Check out the top teams in 4A as well as a complete list of all teams!

Hernandez Leads Ferguson Girls To Victory On Her Birthday Ryan Raposo Oct 2, 2014

It was another typical hot and steamy day at Larry & Penny Thompson Park in Miami as the Ferguson Falcons Invitational kicked off in the morning with the middle school races, and the weather trend continued through the afternoon for the high school races until the lightning came in...

Sinclaire Johnson, Kurt Convey Earn Week Two Athlete of the Week Honors Todd Grasley Sep 22, 2014

Lake Brantley junior Sinclaire Johnson and Coral Reef senior Kurt Convey are our week two athletes of the week. Johnson picked up her third victory in three attempts by winning the Hagerty Invitational in a new personal best time of 18:27.60. Convey captured his first win with a victory at the Katie Caples Invitational, break the sixteen minute mark in 15:56.00.

Miami-Dade County Youth Fair Virtual Meet Todd Grasley Sep 18, 2014

Who are the best runners and teams in Dade County? That question will be answered when over forty teams and 500 high school athletes will compete at the Miami-Dade County Youth Fair Championship held at Larry and Penny Thompson Park in Miami. The event also features middle school junior varsity and varsity races which take place in the morning, with the high school runners starting at 3:30 p.m. Check out our virtual meet based on 2014 season bests as well as a complete schedule of all the events. will be on-site with photos and a complete recap of the days events!

Convey, Delay Don't Disappoint At Katie Caples Invite Zack Bias Sep 14, 2014

The Katie Caples Invitational is always one of the most competitive early season meets, and this year was no different. On a soft and slow course, runners from all over Florida, and parts of Georgia took to the course for a battle by the river. We saw some fast times, and some shocking upsets last night in Jacksonville.

South Florida Competes On Revamped Course To See Who Will Be Crowned King Of The Hill Eric Pino Sep 3, 2014

The 2014 South Florida cross country season kicks off this September 4th on the familiar grounds of Tropical Park. It has been quite some time since Tropical Park hosted a high school cross country invitational. but after some persistence from the running community in Miami, the parks department has stepped up and created a true cross country course. 750 athletes and 29 teams will welcome back the park into the Miami running scene. Don't expect fast times though, this is a true XC course--mulch, packed shells, grass, roots, and Miami's only hill.

XC Spotlight: Carlin Berryhill - Coral Reef Todd Grasley Aug 28, 2014

Coral Reef junior Carlin Berryhill is relatively new to the sport. 2013 was his first year running cross country and the Cuda standout finished 11th at the state meet. He is coming off a track season where he was 4th in the 1,600m with a time of 4:19.22 at the 4A state finals. His season best 9:30.69 was good enough for sixth in the 3,200m. Berryhill is looking to finish in the top ten and help guide Coral Reef to another podium finish. We get the scoop in our XC Spotlight.

Elite 10: Top Boys Teams Regardless Of Class Todd Grasley Aug 25, 2014

The 2014 Cross Country Finals are 82 days away! Though that may seem like a long time to some, the meet will be here before we know it. Teams spent the summer logging quality miles and attending running camp. This week marks the official start of team practices for many with pre-season meets taking place this weekend and the main events the first week in September. As we continue our rankings, we count down the top ten boys teams regardless of class. Did your team make the list? Find out!

Coaching Teams To The Podium - Eric Pino - (Coral Reef Boys) Todd Grasley Dec 5, 2013

In this series we take a look at state championship and runner-up coaches, their outlook on the team, the season, and 2014. Eric Pino has been coaching since 2005 spending six years as an assistant at Columbus High School. He then took a year off before taking the head coaching position at Coral Reef two years ago. In his first stint, Pino was coach for four podium finishes by Columbus including three state championships from 2008-2010 and a runner-up finish in 2005. In 2013, he lead Coral Reef to the 4A runner-up trophy.  

4A Region Previews / Virtual Meets Ryan Raposo Nov 1, 2013

We are less than two weeks away from the state meet in Tallahassee. Regional competition starts Thursday with Class 2A Region 4 and will continue through Saturday morning. Over the course of the week we will take a look at the road to state for each class. Sit, back, relax, and enjoy our meet previews and virtual meet exclusively for MileSplit Insiders. If you don't have a subscription now is the time to get one!

Warrior Of The Week: Convey, Eaton Todd Grasley Sep 12, 2012

Coral Reef sophomore Kurt Convey and Shorecrest Prep junior Alex Eaton are this week's Warrior of the Week winners. Convey won the University of Miami Greentree Invitational in 16:01.62 against some of South Florida's top runners. Eaton set a new course record at the Seffner Christian Kickoff Class crossing the line in 19:23.70.

Warrior of the Week: Convey, Heitling Todd Grasley Nov 15, 2011

Coral Reef freshman Kurt Convey has a breakout race winning his first regional championship in 16:12.45. Mount Dora junior Ashley Heitling came into her regional championship feeling under appreciated and came out with a time of 18:31.55 and the individual title.

The 10-Day Recap of Miami XC Ryan Raposo Nov 7, 2010

Jason has been looking for more South Florida XC coverage this season and due to the lack of interest I decided I would try to put a few articles together for everyone. And seeing as how I was without a computer last week I figured I would put together a 10-Day Recap of what’s been going on with cross country here in Miami-Dade County. (I really wanted to put together a nice write up of the GMAC Championship last week, so I’ll start off with that and lead into the various district championships from this past week).   Now without further delay, here’s what’s been happening down south…