Junior All-American David Timlin was the toast of the track crowd watching at the Loftus Sports Center on Saturday
The relays are a risky business but at the same time can yield high rewards. They are fun to watch as well can be big point gainers for teams who are powerful.
There are some major changes for the major league classification... some athletes will come and go from 3A. Some of the returning faces that we have grown accustomed to will remain strong. There will be a few surprises that will enhance the love our sport.
The life blood of the sport field events experienced another solid year last season from top to bottom. The action was highlighted by the exploits of AJ Epneza (Edwardsville) in the Discus Throw, setting an IHSA sophomore record. We expect another great season to be had in 2016.
Just a week ago, the Southeast's premier track and field event was poised to miss its 40th anniversary
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The Hansons Brooks squad gets a feel for the #LA2016 course before this weekend's race.
After four all-time National High School Records were set this weekend, Dennis decided to up the ante at lunchtime...
3A girls preview is here!
A great era of sprinting, particularly short speeding has come to an end. If you recall, it arguably started with "The Franchise" better known as Aaliyah Brown of Frankfort (Lincoln-Way East)....
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3A girls relays preview
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Former Monticello star Steve Schroeder leads Navy in the mile
At last summer's World Youth Trials Championship held at Illinois Benedictine University in Lisle, several onlookers openly remarked "these two young ladies need to compete against other all season long." As awesome as that sounded, it was remote at best. Both Jaimie Robinson and Lajarvia Brown were reigning and undefeated state champions coming into the summer season.
Drew Hunter became the first prep to break eight minutes in the 3K this weekend and we finished the show in under eight minutes!
The latest boys indoor rankings as of 2/2/16 minus the Dorothy Dawson Invitational
Last year's sprints and hurdles model was pretty cut and dry. It was then junior Josh Eiker of Galesburg ruling the dashes and Lucas Ege from Burlington Central sweeping the hurdles races
We already know the dominance of Cahokia and their significance in Illinois track and field history. The Comanches have simply been the most dominant program in Illinois regardless of classification. One of the reasons why is relays.
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The 2A field is expected to be stronger than ever this season
The Cahokia dynasty has derived over the span of ten years and counting. One of the caveats in the racking up of 10 trophies are the field events.