Michael Pollard

Colorado Springs, CO

Discussion Posts

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9 years ago Article Comment: Rethinking How We Run the 3200
At least no one is arguing to remove runners who aren't in 12th (or some other arbitrary position...
10 years ago Article Comment: Colorado State Cross Country Results 1977 - 1997
In 1992, Randy Cooper's 4A Moffatt County won the quad - Clint Wells led the boys to the team cha...
10 years ago Outstanding Marks, Former Colorado HS Athletes
Former Falcon HS miler Nick White was part of the Air Force Falcon DMR team that took ninth at th...
10 years ago Article Comment: CHSAA Board of Control Proposals: Track and XC
Suppose the 8th runner from a team places 15th, does the 16th athlete (who is the her team's firs...
10 years ago Trivia Questions
Oh, I get the question now. That's pretty easy: Suzanne Kuehl of Lewis-Palmer. She has ...
10 years ago Trivia Questions
Consecutive years at the same school (all according to my CHSCA Directory which lists only head c...
11 years ago Article Comment: Cross Country Committee Report Flies Through Board of Control
So what next? After RGB's email excoriating those who would use "petitions" and other methods to...
11 years ago Article Comment: Updated CHSAA Cross Country Committee Report
There will be some seriously tough regions next year. It's a shame that the proposed increase ...
11 years ago Article Comment: CHSAA Cross Country Committee Report
I just received an "updated" [url=/uploads/user_files/95838/cross country report.doc]Cross Count...
11 years ago More pondering the Fayetteville-Manlius domination
I have a question about Joe Newton at York: does he have children of his own? Like Alan, I hav...
11 years ago More pondering the Fayetteville-Manlius domination
I wonder if "simple" also means that these kids have less on their plates -- they certainly can't...
11 years ago Article Comment: Pondering the Fayetteville-Manlius Phenomenon
NY Decath - it's true that there is no region officially named "Greek Peaks" and that, indeed, "G...
11 years ago Article Comment: Pondering the Fayetteville-Manlius Phenomenon
Fayetteville-Manlius is near the Greek Peaks (near also SUNY Cortland - Jack Daniels' old stompin...
11 years ago Individual State Qualifiers
I must disagree with Alan regarding his proposed split of the field into only 3 divisions, with a...
11 years ago Individual State Qualifiers
I think that because this is a common, annual situation, that a more open system that rewards ind...
11 years ago Individual State Qualifiers
Once upon a time, a region's top 7 Individuals not on a qualifying team would advance to the stat...
11 years ago Article Comment: State Meet Factoids
#3 - Four-time state champs: Emily Plummer (Estes Park) and Rebecca McDowell (Wheat Ridge), both ...
11 years ago Article Comment: State Meet Factoids
#4 - Championship Coach at two schools: What was Doug Hugill's other school? Also: Max Oliver o...
11 years ago Article Comment: Final Coaches Poll
How does the scoring on the poll work? I mean ... what do the numbers mean?
11 years ago Article Comment: How Many Teams From My Region Are Going to State?
I'm still disappointed that the number of individual qualifiers in each region dropped from "Top ...
11 years ago Article Comment: How Many Teams From My Region Are Going to State?
I thought the bulletin had a provision that the minimum number of teams advancing from a region i...
12 years ago State Meet Concerns
I'm not sure I'm concerned, but I'm certainly curious about how the changes in qualifying will af...
12 years ago State Track and Field Qualifying
I agree that the new system will eliminate the "unworthy" athletes from the state competition, an...