Don Howard

Wesley Chapel, FL

About Me

High school coach at Wiregrass Ranch High School in Wesley Chapel. Head coach for girls cross country and assistant for girls track & field.

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
7 months ago Middle School Flyra StateTrack Meet Update
@coacheppa Looking forward to it, Coach Epstein.
7 months ago XC/TF Florida runners
@gator "Jenny Barringer". I approve of this response.
7 months ago Middle School Boys & Girls Head of Class at 3k
@Amy_Furgason were the results submitted to flrunners?
9 months ago Spike in or out for Lake Region meet?
@klojacono Wharton boys have to run barefoot.
9 months ago Middle School State Qualifier Tampa Bay Area October 5th
Saw Laura Fredrickson's email regarding the FLYRA State Finals and qualifying meets. We are up t...
9 months ago Question for Adair
@mlyons thanks, Milton. Didn't see it.
9 months ago Middle School State Qualifier Tampa Bay Area October 5th
@raybfree would love to have your group join us, Ray.
9 months ago Middle School State Qualifier Tampa Bay Area October 5th
For those that missed it, the race times are now posted on the meet page for the MS State Qualifi...
9 months ago Whispering Pines Varsity Results?
I see that the Whispering Pines JV results are posted. Was their a problem with varsity results ...
9 months ago Race start times
@kscallon thanks for the question. I thought I had included the race times in the description. ...
10 months ago Middle School State Qualifier Tampa Bay Area October 5th
Coaches, I know middle school teams sometimes need to wait to the last possible time to enter ath...
10 months ago Middle School State Qualifier Tampa Bay Area October 5th
@HarriersXC Thanks for entering your great club team. Looking forward to some great competition ...
10 months ago Middle School State Qualifier Tampa Bay Area October 5th
Coaches, if you are entering both elementary and middle school athletes your maximum amount due s...
10 months ago Middle School State Qualifier Tampa Bay Area October 5th
Registration is now open for the meet.
10 months ago Middle School State Qualifier Tampa Bay Area October 5th
We are happy to announce that we will be hosting a middle school state qualifier on the Wiregrass...
12 months ago Jim Ryun Invite
@ERYRC1 sorry thought we had communicated about a MS meet but that was probably on here. dhoward...
12 months ago Jim Ryun Invite
@ERYRC1 if you haven't contacted the timing company email me and I'll give you the contact info f...
1 year ago 2019 FLYRA MS State Meet - Heat Sheets Posted
@Coach_Hill great job getting those up quickly Mike. Coaches, I am one of two PA announcers ...
1 year ago 7th & 8th graders ??
@erik I agree and I only used Berkeley Prep but I am in the Bay area and knew you guys are a smal...
1 year ago 7th & 8th graders ??
@dddd my question was really more about the large schools (class 3A and 4A) that are combined MS/...
1 year ago 7th & 8th graders ??
@CoachGoingRogue I've been on your side of this argument, though my position had to do with 7 yea...
1 year ago Open or local schools only?
@hiestaec Pasco east middle schools only. Sorry.
1 year ago Adding School
@hiestaec this is a conference championship meet for east Pasco middle schools only. Sorry.
1 year ago 7th & 8th graders ??
@CoachGoingRogue Any school that is a combined middle and high school, with common administratio...
1 year ago EASY TRIPLE for the snow flakes.
@chasehyland this is NOT specific to the regions you cited. This is the schedule for all regiona...
1 year ago Qualification Standards for MS State Finals
@coach7676 I am not the person to answer this. You need a definitive answer from Dan Epstein or ...
1 year ago Regional track meet and prom
@mlyons having been a coach for 15 years and sponsored two classes I know that scheduling prom ha...
1 year ago Qualification Standards for MS State Finals
@coach7676 from the FLYRA State Championship qualifying page... "We will recognize ANY meet as...
1 year ago Qualification Standards for MS State Finals
@SammySprint2024 Which school does your daughter run for? The times need to be FAT (fully automat...
1 year ago FLYRA State Finals Time Schedule
@ERYRC1 oh I'm reminded of it regularly by my AP and DE students.
1 year ago FLYRA State Finals Time Schedule
Never mind. I found it. I'm an idiot.
1 year ago FLYRA State Finals Time Schedule
I probably should already know this, and I'm guessing it's somewhere online, but I can't find it....
1 year ago Qualification Standards for MS State Finals
@CJJenkins that sounds awesome. And the kids will have to listen to all my stories about the Sta...
1 year ago Chamberlin distance carnival 8th graders
@Strack no sir. It's a stand alone middle school. Not part of a high school. No can run.
1 year ago Chamberlin distance carnival 8th graders
@paul a opitz I second this question. Have a couple of boys and girls that would probably love t...
1 year ago H.B. Plant`s Mary Ellen Eudaly is #1 Freshman in U.S. for 3200 m
@coolestname watching the video she ran a great race. Loved how aggressive she was taking the lea...
1 year ago who has the girls 3200 florida record?
Was just talking with a fellow coach about Brasovan's run at the state meet that year. She was c...
1 year ago USF Track Meet This Weekend
@Marcimm74 Thanks! Couldn't find it for the life of me.
1 year ago USF Track Meet This Weekend
Does anyone have the schedule for the USF meet this weekend, or can someone direct me to where to...
1 year ago FLYRA Middle School State Championship
I will say this. Whatever the schedule is, we will stick to it. We have taken "breaks" between e...
1 year ago FLYRA Middle School State Championship
@CoachT02 as the announcer for the past 3 years we are usually finished by mid- to late afternoon...
1 year ago FLYRA Middle School State Championship
@raycer131 long ride for your athlete but it is on a Saturday. Lecanto has a FLYRA qualifier wit...
1 year ago Hardest Event in Track?
@Alec.Ibarra hopefully you aren't running all of those in the same meet!!!
1 year ago Transgender Athletes-Fair?
@jdpsu don't know her situation in terms of hormones but is it time to apply NCAA rule to this? ...
1 year ago Parker Valby-Nice Progression year over year
@jdpsu had the opportunity to see her run at the Wharton Wildcat Invite yesterday. 1600 in 4:56....
1 year ago Does sarasota river view high school have a rubber track?
@Longhorn I don't work there but last year when I asked Coach Opitz this he said no, it is asphalt.
1 year ago FHSAA Required Results Reporting
@wcarunner I do hope coaches/timers continue to upload results to this site. There are some (a lo...
1 year ago New FLYRA Track Standards 2019
@ERYRC1 Thanks. I did know it was on Saturday, just hit the wrong key when I typed 15 instead of...
1 year ago New FLYRA Track Standards 2019
@ERYRC1 thanks for posting these. Question... will the ERYRC 5 on March 15th results be submitted...
1 year ago From the FHSAA AD ADvisory Committee Meeting re: Cross Country
Do we know when actual assignments will be released? Or has that been done and I missed it? Foo...