Getting reacquainted with people who made history in Colorado high school cross country/track and field.

Talking with Colorado's Legends

Shepherding the Rams Alan Versaw Jan 17, 2012

The 1981 Green Mountain Rams featured (left to right) Mike Lane, Rob Spykstra (obscured with arm raised), Rob Schreiber, Brad Jordan, Larry Lucero, and Mike Hanak. Contributed photo.

Keeping It in the Family Alan Versaw Jul 30, 2010

A generation ago, Keith Williams was winning state titles in distance events for Norwood High School. Today, his son Ty tends the fire--running for Telluride in the fall and Norwood in the spring.

Talking with the Legends: Bret Schoolmeester Alan Versaw Aug 14, 2008

Note: This is the first installment of what I hope to be a lengthy series of visits with some prominent names in the history of Colorado track and field/cross country. Please feel free to suggest names for this series (and it's doubly helpful if you can supply me with contact information). For most of the current crop of distance runners in Colorado, Bret Schoolmeester is only a name in the record books. Very few ever watched him run.