The spotlight will be on the rarely ran 600m and the potential of the event
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A shortened season may have hurt the overall status of the sprint arsenal but 2021 aims to reload
It is time for the MileSplit Illinois team power rankings, due to cancellations of many meets these will be the final rankings of the indoor season. Our rankings are data driven and non-biased. THESE ARE NOT DUAL TEAM RANKINGS!
It is time for the MileSplit Illinois team power rankings. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic these are the final rankings of the indoor season. Our rankings are data driven and non-biased. THESE ARE NOT DUAL TEAM RANKINGS!
The opening statements from a very deep 3A field
The relays are going to be very hot this season!
Mustang Relays all-time lists
Palatine turned out to be consistent and well round as usual
The last several years at the top of the 3A food chain has seen Hinsdale Central (enjoying the spoils of victory above last year) eating mighty good. The Red Devils fought off their key would be hunter in Orland Park (Sandburg) in earning a second consecutive state championship.
On Saturday at the sectional meet at Chicago Marist something magical happened. However, this had nothing to do with the sectional race. In fact, it was after the race when everyone had left and gone home. By chance, all that was left were two teams, the coaching staffs and some very dedicated parents. The two teams, Plainfield North and Plainfield South, would be thought of as cross country rivals but on this day. Much like South, our entire team continues to train during the cross country “postseason” and it is important to give these kids opportunities to still compete and set PR’s. We ran a time trial at regionals and have done a few time trials at practice as well. We happened to run our time trials at the same time as Plainfield South after the sectional race on Saturday.
In the NCAA ranks, this will be the first weekend that invitationals will count toward their "countable season". The countable season basically means results will count toward at-large consideration into the NCAA Championships. The IHSA does not have this (perhaps they should and that is a discussion for another day)...
Our countdown of the top 25 3A boys teams continues with #20-#16.
The 2011 boys track season ended with Plainfield South rallying to win the Class 3A state 1,600-meter relay by a nose. The 2012 outdoor season is just getting started, and chances are better than good the Cougars will add to their growing track history. “When (via heraldnews.suntimes.com)
This article will be updated when more information becomes available, so keep checking back for the schedule, team rosters and more...