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Clemson XC 1973: A team to remember 40 years later Sep 6, 2013

“You four guys were all on the same Clemson Cross Country Team in 1973?  Really?  Wow, you must have had a great team!”  That statement, that reaction, has been exclaimed to me many times over the decades when other runners would first learn that Dean Matthews, Dave Geer, Roy Kulikowski and I were all members of the Clemson University Cross Country team in the fall of 1973. 

SCTCCCA meets renamed Bob Jenkins' Coaches Classic May 1, 2013

The South Carolina Track and Cross Country Coaches Classic announced today going forward starting in 2013 cross country season all Coaches Classic meets will be renamed The Bob Jenkins' Coaches Classic.

Athlete profile redesign allows more personalization and interaction Jul 9, 2013

On the Fourth of July we debuted newly re-designed athlete profiles. The athlete pages on MileSplit are a unique hybrid between social media and traditional media. Most of the content on the pages is produced and curated by MileSplit editors; however, we also allow athletes or parents to claim the profile and take a bit of control themselves. The personalization options though--up to now--have been pretty limited, mostly serving as a generic professional athletic resume.

Hilton Head in good position for another title run Nov 1, 2013

HILTON HEAD ISLAND – Over the past four years, the boys and girls cross country teams at Hilton Head High have either finished as state champs or runners up, and both teams are in very good positions to improve on that remarkable run heading into the 2013 finale next weekend at Sandhills.  

Running camp journal: Dorman runners attend ASU camp Aug 6, 2013

Dorman High School has gone to Appalachian State University for cross country camp for as long as we can remember. This is our sixth year going. It’s a four day camp full of running and fun activities. Boone has many great places to train which allows us to experience a different scenery. 

Smith builds a top program at Greer Middle College Sep 13, 2013

GREER – Seven years ago, David Smith stepped away from cross-country in Greenville County following the death of his wife, Patti.  He took a similar job forty-five minutes away in Oconee County, where he also would be closer the couple’s two children who at the time were attending Clemson University.

Top news stories of 2013 Dec 31, 2013

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Monthly subscription plan, new rates coming Aug. 22 Aug 7, 2013

MileSplit and scrunners.com has now served the high school running community for over 12 years. The network’s precursor was founded as the casual hobby of a high school junior back in 1997 and MileSplit itself was launched from a college dorm room in 2001. It has since grown to become the primary information source for high school cross country and track & field for the majority of the country.

XC composite preseason team scores: Girls, all classifications Aug 22, 2013

A brand new number-cruncher has been released by MileSplit. The algorithm takes into account both cross country and track seasons, based on various categories and weights.  It even indicates what the computer believes the biggest weakness is at this point. Subscription content.

The number 5 runner interviews coming this season Aug 30, 2013

scrunners.com is interested in writing / interviewing articles about the number five runner from teams and what that position includes for that athlete, etc.. It'll also include talking to the coach.

XC composite preseason team scores: Boys, all classifications Aug 17, 2013

A brand new number-cruncher has been released by MileSplit. The algorithm takes into account both cross country and track seasons, based on various categories and weights.  It even indicates what the computer believes the biggest weakness is at this point. Subscription content.

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