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23 days ago Bob Jenkins Memorial 5k
@hyperionxc Thanks for the reply Do you know if actual awards will be given out? I have a few peo...
26 days ago Bob Jenkins Memorial 5k
Quick question, will there be age group awards? Thanks!
5 months ago Longtime official and coach receives sanction
South Carolina Track and Field is a unique sport in that we rely heavily of coaches and volunteer...
5 months ago South Carolina qualifing for state meet
When the 5th and 6th place girls in region 4 jump higher at their region meet than the 8th place ...
5 months ago South Carolina qualifing for state meet
I like the idea of having automatic qualifying standards to advance to the state qualifier. You c...
11 months ago Results at State XC Meet
I'm not sure of the reasoning, but the technology is there to have live results during and unoffi...
1 year ago Qualifying times
Yes, for 4a and 5a, heat winners automatically advance. The heats are seeded so that the fastest ...
1 year ago 5A Qualifier
Received this from Coach Cummings this morning regarding the 5A qualifier: 5A Qualifier: S...
2 years ago cover photo
@1throwsman Just curious, is it a DQ from the event or is that jump just considered a foul?
2 years ago Bojangles Track & Field Classic 2017
They have a meet website that has registration information on it. Here is the link: https://sites...
2 years ago Ed's Ramblings - Response
@6mroberts I don’t mind having courses of varying lengths, and I don’t necessarily think we n...
2 years ago Course Length?
@Jkirkley The course length can vary according to the NFHS rule book. I believe the rule states t...
2 years ago 3200 at State...staggered start?
I'm not sure why they did not stagger the 1600 start. In past years (last year anyway) they stagg...
2 years ago AAA Meet Lower Richland-Coaches in the Infield
@Jkirkley I think this hinges on whether or not the coaches were in a restricted area. I did not ...
3 years ago Wind
I think that the times with the wind in red means that the wind was too strong of a tailwind for ...
3 years ago Taco Bell Classic 2016
@ecartwright4 Yes. Individual athletes can participate as long as they represent their high schoo...
3 years ago Track Officials
I assume you are talking about Coaches Classic. I could be wrong, but in the past officials were ...
3 years ago SCHSL State Meet Poll
Any news as to what was decided, if anything, about the way qualifying will take place for the st...
3 years ago New Classifications & Qualifiers
[quote=6mroberts]I know it's crazy to start this before this season is over - BUT - was asked yes...
3 years ago New Classifications & Qualifiers
[quote=6mroberts] "revert to the number of qualifiers based on percentage of teams that actually...
3 years ago AAA Upper State
@redhot I only see 1 boy and 1 girl that would have qualified if you extend the individual qualif...
3 years ago AAA Upper State
@redhot Based on your recommendation of taking 34 individuals from the upper state meet, instead ...
3 years ago AAA Upper State
@rtk1998 I didn't mean to insinuate that the course was short, simply that it was fast.
3 years ago AAA Upper State
It seems we had a similar discussion last year around this time dealing with the same issues. ...
3 years ago AAA Upper State
The major difference is that A and AA only run upper and lower state qualifiers and AAA and AAAA ...
3 years ago Team poll rankings
I don't think it is that big of a deal and I doubt the coaches at Wando give it much thought. If ...
3 years ago Border Clash Race/ Laurie Barton
I think (but I'm not 100% sure) that the rational behind only allowing state record to be broken ...
3 years ago Border Clash Race/ Laurie Barton
@COTTONTOE This is the only list I could find, but it is old, only has boys times and has not bee...
3 years ago Border Clash Race/ Laurie Barton
The official SCHSL state record is 2:11.34, run in 21013 by Imani Boatright of Lower Richland. Th...
4 years ago 3A heat sheets
Any time now. They were sent out to coaches not too long ago, so as soon as John gets a chance to...
4 years ago Class AAA qualifier 2015
According to the Richland One twitter feed, that meet was postponed until today due to weather. ...
4 years ago Taco Bell Classic 2015 boys 3200m
I'm pretty sure heats 1-4 will run Friday and heat 5 will run in Saturday. At least, that's what ...
4 years ago TACO BELL IS LOOKING VERY EXCITING
Heat sheets are up on the Taco Bell Meet website.
4 years ago Running on lane line
@RayK As I interpret the rule, a runner should not be disqualified for stepping on the lane line ...
4 years ago High jump pit needed
Unfortunately, it did not work out for us. We appreciate the offer to help though! Thanks.
4 years ago High jump pit needed
Hello everyone. I am looking for a high jump pit, but have a very limited budget. We can pay a li...
4 years ago Need to go back to upper state and lower state in 3A
A couple of points: • In track, even with everyone running at the same qualifier, you don’t ...
4 years ago Qualifier and State meet roster
A little more info for you: From the SCHSL 3a handbook: H. State Meet Qualification 1. Any ...
4 years ago Qualifier and State meet roster
I could be wrong, but I'm pretty sure that anyone on the roster that is eligible to run for the t...
4 years ago Need to go back to upper state and lower state in 3A
Also, based on the standards you set out above, you do realize that the only difference in the ou...
4 years ago Need to go back to upper state and lower state in 3A
@redhot You keep harping on the girl from Lancaster. She ran a season best of 21:14. While that i...
4 years ago Need to go back to upper state and lower state in 3A
@redhot I think you run into a whole other set of problems if you wait to set the qualifying stan...
4 years ago Need to go back to upper state and lower state in 3A
As far as the percentages go, it is pretty even as to the number of teams that qualify from each ...
4 years ago Friday night, when will meet info for Saturday be posted?
@OnceARunnr For which meet?
4 years ago Mid state qualifying meet for High School XC 2014
Which is a difference of 11 runners based on the state qualifying projections. Other than the fac...
4 years ago Mid state qualifying meet for High School XC 2014
[quote=redhot]@lifeguard21 Should be at least top 30 or 35 in upper state if team don't qualify s...
4 years ago Mid state qualifying meet for High School XC 2014
[quote=redhot]@DormanHS I think 21 or 22 teams at the state is watered down. When no team out sid...
4 years ago Class AAAA Middle State 2014
@move5 That information can be found on the SCHSL website. The link to the 4a handbook is below. ...
4 years ago Mid state qualifying meet for High School XC 2014
I'm not sure why this was directed to me, but I will go with it. The purpose of allowing indi...
4 years ago Mid state qualifying meet for High School XC 2014
I assume you mean for 3A. I believe there was an amendment proposed at the winter meeting in Janu...