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Head Cross Country Coach, The Classical Academy

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1 month ago The Ginormous Barn at State
@CoachHershelman It was. And it wasn't even a dirt floor this time around. Still, we camped ou...
1 month ago State Virtual Meets
It's taken a while, but I've now completed the updates for the State XC Teams items in the League...
2 months ago password
@11623457 Oversight on my part. The password is now off. Paralympic registration is open throu...
2 months ago New State Entry System
@CoachHershelman Ben, thanks for the note. A lot of people worked on this, so you may need sev...
2 months ago Longs Peak League Meet Results
Would anyone care to weigh in on the course length at Fort Morgan? It's cross country, so really ...
2 months ago Course Map
@VanguardCCcoach Theoretically, it's possible for a host coach to post a map on a meet page, b...
2 months ago Online Registration - Kind of a Big Deal
@jstevep00 Steve, Thanks for your addition to the conversation. Doing a little quick math o...
2 months ago Online Registration - Kind of a Big Deal
Coaches, I say this to you as a fellow coach. Hold your pitchforks until you've read this throug...
2 months ago Girl's 800m Medley Pros and Cons
While we're at it on the discussion of things that could usefully change for track in the foresee...
2 months ago Girl's 800m Medley Pros and Cons
@rwmayes I salute your efforts. I wish you well. A lot of good folks have died on this hill. ...
2 months ago IML Championship
@Cusick It was run. Results were late getting to me. They're posted now. It looks like Alamosa...
2 months ago Regionals Individual Qualifying
@joebender10 It's happened multiple times that 8 or 9 from one team have been in the top 15. I...
2 months ago Regionals Individual Qualifying
@CoachVersaw While we're at it, let's talk about back-door qualification of a team to state. It ...
2 months ago Regionals Individual Qualifying
If an 8th (or 8th and 9th) individual on a team places in the top 15 at a regional meet, that per...
3 months ago NXRSW moving venues
I see I've not been keeping up with this thread. A couple weeks back, NXRSW announced the meet th...
3 months ago Joe Vigil Live Stream
Trinidad State College will be doing a live stream of the Joe Vigil Invitational on Saturday. I'v...
3 months ago Course Distances
@CoachVersaw Okay, the conflagration has begun. I'm getting some pushback about changing the Ara...
3 months ago Course Distances
Colorado Track XC Users, We've had a refreshing new openness this year to schools letting us k...
3 months ago When results briefly disappear
Just a reminder here that results will sometimes briefly disappear from athlete pages and, more s...
3 months ago Two weeks in, an observation
@colorod2003 I'm using previous years (not 2020) as my baseline. We are definitely down from l...
3 months ago Two weeks in, an observation
I knew this year we were down in numbers. I have 28 on a team that usually is in the mid 30s. Aft...
3 months ago Need to reactivate subscription
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4 months ago Windsor Meet Results
As a note here, if you want a quick conversion of 3-mile race times into 5K results, you simply m...
4 months ago Windsor Meet Results
After a discussion with the meet director, I just reprocessed the Windsor meet results from yeste...
4 months ago NXRSW moving venues
@NatBodnar Well, this gets interesting... Desert Twilight and, evidently, NXRSW [b]will be[/b] ...
4 months ago 2A Boys
@NatBodnar The cross country bulletin does indeed say score three, but I'm told that listing w...
4 months ago 2A Boys
And on a 2A side note of some importance, Paonia and Hotchkiss High Schools have merged to become...
4 months ago 2A Boys
I love when it's time to start taking a closer look at the various teams and saw Bobby's 2A Boys ...
4 months ago regional meets
I'm cloning over regional meets from last year onto this year's calendar as they become settled. ...
4 months ago NXRSW moving venues
@NatBodnar As an update, NXRSW will not be at last year's Desert Twilight location. That golf ...
4 months ago NXRSW moving venues
@NatBodnar Traditionally, Desert Twilight and NXRSW have been held at the same venue. I expect t...
5 months ago Cross Country Calendar
Here's hoping we'll have a lot more cross country meets this fall than what is currently showing ...
5 months ago Thoughts on wind gauges.
@ksmith5303 Wow, you raise some interesting questions. Most tracks in the state (not all!) are...
5 months ago Thoughts on wind gauges.
@ksmith5303 Coach Smith, The idea has been brought up every so often in the past. There wou...
6 months ago Thinking Out Loud About Cross Country Scheduling
So, it's become nearly impossible to find a non-JV meet to schedule for the week before regionals...
6 months ago no live stream of track meet
There never was a live stream of the meet scheduled to appear on MileSplit. There may have been a...
6 months ago Will the results of prelims be published soon?
@luchaprov The meet did not send out a set of prelims results, so what we'll get will be the f...
6 months ago Team entries for Olathe girls
@sweetcorn285 Sweet Corn, Did you click on save after making the entries?
6 months ago Link doesn't work
Jen, It appears the page was copied over from last year without taking down last year's forms....
7 months ago Sometimes results go missing from rankings (temporarily)
Just a PSA here. Sometimes I have to update meet results. I try to do that event-by-event when I ...
7 months ago Classifications!
Classifications are now all entered. By sometime this afternoon, they should be showing on the dr...
7 months ago Long day with no posted times!
By the way, the B-Town Opener results were published about 6:30 this morning. Any chance you're v...
7 months ago Classifications!
I just noticed--with help from a couple of you--that I don't have a current list of classificatio...
7 months ago Long day with no posted times!
Results are mostly (not entirely) up now. Results are being posted to athlete profiles. Generally...
7 months ago Meet Results
Just a reminder here that I can only process meet results that are sent my way. You can either po...
7 months ago Roster Transfer
I have not yet handed off the roster transfer file to MaxPreps, but I have completed making the f...
8 months ago Rankings This Spring
We have an interesting situation facing us so far as viewing rankings on this site goes this spri...
8 months ago Just a thought about the 1600
@ksmith5303 It would be fun. But running the mile instead of the 1600 puts Colorado in a comprom...
11 months ago Fall track, winter track, and polar bear meets
This is a PSA kind of posting. We had a handful of outdoor track meets this fall and likely will ...
1 year ago Information
@11651049 Kyel, Add one more to the list of COVID casualties. The Air Force Academy has dec...