Alan Shields

Belton, MO

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
1 month ago New classes for XC
[quote=XCMannDad]Does anyone know when they are going to release the new class assignments for th...
5 months ago 2020 District and Sectional Assignments
[quote=Airhancock]Link???[/quote][url]www.mshsaa.org/Activities/Info/TrackField.aspx[/url]
5 months ago individual comparative effort google sheet
[quote=coachterry]@bantazmo Looks like proprietary formulas to make the math happen, that's wh...
5 months ago Are we measuring in meters instead of feet this season?
[quote=Appraiser25Y]@mutiger31, The Metric system measurements are much easier with no fractions...
9 months ago Dean Hays
Also, Congrats Coach Hays!!
9 months ago Dean Hays
@Auck [url]pbs.twimg.com/media/EJCh_jzXUAEYjMu.jpg[/url]
10 months ago Boys District Meet Stats
[b]Class 1 Boys Stats[/b] 42 complete teams 42/105 = 40% of teams received a team score 406 ...
10 months ago Girls District Meet Stats
[b]Class 1 Girls Stats[/b] 27 complete teams 27/101 = 26.73% of teams received a team score...
10 months ago Girls State CC Teams
[quote=Hays] Liberty (10), 14th appearance,2nd in a row,Best finish 4th, last time in 2002,2 sta...
10 months ago Toughest District in Missouri Class 3
[quote=JimmyMann]@JIMKASTEN1 I know logistically it would be tough, but I would like to see th...
11 months ago Double Sectionals
Pretty sure that it is up to the host as to whether or not there is an alternates race. Ever...
12 months ago New state course
[quote=chester1976]@CoachSwift I was told there is a group of coaches working with Ericka at Col...
1 year ago Would you favor separating the state championship meet into three separate meets for each class like
Kansas has their state meet at Cessna Stadium in Wichita. Seating is 24,000. Here is a link to ...
1 year ago State 3200 Schedule
@bullit82 My experience is that people are more "awake" and their bodies are "warmed up" for h...
1 year ago State 3200 Schedule
[quote=bullit82]@Big_Al_2112 that's why marathons are run at night? Just saying[/quote] We ar...
1 year ago State 3200 Schedule
@bullit82 I would prefer the 3200m be run at 9 PM. If we want the kids to perform their best,...
1 year ago Six Class Proposal
[quote=FestusGirlsTF]On another thread someone mentioned that track may be headed to six classes....
1 year ago What gives, "representation" or the "best compete"?
@mcehlen1 Unless I am mistaken, the 16 class 5 girls 4x800 teams that qualified for the state ...
1 year ago 2019 Xc meet schedule.
@Efruend [url]mo.milesplit.com/discussion/154573[/url]
1 year ago 2019 Heartland Distance Summit - June 27/28
@Wrigs77 I highly recommend this clinic. I attended last year and will attend again this year...
1 year ago Looking for Old Missouri State XC Course Maps
@SuperBen10do [url]mtccca.org/History%20XC/State%20Course/77-79statecccourse.jpg[/url] [url...
1 year ago Classifications.
[quote=zoughaibs]If Missouri has standards to send more than 2 athletes based on time or distance...
1 year ago Yards to meters
[quote=JimBeatty]The first year of metric was 1980 if I remember correctly. Also 2 miles is long...
1 year ago Classifications.
[quote=Flash291]Another head-scracher! - Why are there 9 schools in Class 4 District 5 and 12 sch...
1 year ago Classifications.
They are posted
1 year ago State Schedule 2019
@mutiger31 Boys are 1600m and 800m on Friday. Girls are 4x800m and 3200m on Friday.
1 year ago Class and District Assignments
If this change is made, then they need to base the classes on the gender that has the school with...
2 years ago Class and District Assignments
I don't agree with the way that they do it, but... The reason that we don't already have class...
2 years ago Does every state rollback on the same year?
[quote=jstone]Just curious if the NFHS had an official rollback year, or if every state did it as...
2 years ago 2019 District assignments
I have a question about the teams that did not run at district. Did these teams compete all ...
2 years ago 4 suggestions that were brought up at the MTCCCA for private schools
@szoughaib 1) Keep the 1.35 multiplier 2) Average of the ratio of largest school to smalles...
2 years ago New State Course Plan
@TigersCC Yes. The short loop is 2k and the long loop is 3k. So a HS 5k would be 1 sho...
2 years ago State course
@GVEaglesXC LOL [url]www.youtube.com/watch?v=23kFiqFiOlA[/url]
2 years ago State course
Whether you think it is a disadvantage OR you don't think it is a disadvantage, you are right. C...
2 years ago Has this ever happened before?
@Hays Last year the District 2 boys put 4 in the top 8. 3 Parkway West 5 Lafayette 6 Marq...
2 years ago Has this ever happened before?
[quote=seannunn]I remember one of the last years before the Blue Springs Lake course was closed (...
2 years ago Big 8 conference results?
@missilesilo [url]mo.milesplit.com/meets/325914/results#.W8zRCmhKjIU[/url]
2 years ago Class 4 district 7
[quote=jdcarnes]@seannunn What about the Ray-Pec course (Class 4 Dist 6)? Is that going to be a...
2 years ago Measuring Wheel Suggestions
[quote=seannunn]@Big_Al_2112 +1. I believe I have the same wheel. I have used it since 2000 ...
2 years ago State Course 2019
I don't believe that there is much of an advantage to teams that run the course during the season...
2 years ago Measuring Wheel Suggestions
[quote=ncxctrackcoach] Keson MP401E Measuring Wheel [/quote]I have the Keson MP401E. It is a v...
2 years ago 2019 XC Schedule
It sounds like a terrible idea as Hays has described it. If the large class goes back to 8 d...
2 years ago 2019 XC Schedule
[quote=kacnw]I guess that calendar isn’t really suggesting a specific start date or end date. ...
2 years ago 2019 XC Schedule
[quote=NWCoach](Missouri starts a week later than NFHS recommends however, so perhaps we can't co...
2 years ago 2019 XC Schedule
The state meet falls on MSHSAA standardized calendar week number 18. The first week of the s...
2 years ago KU Relays
@bantazmo [url]kuathletics.com/documents/2016/4/13/FUTURE_DATES.pdf[/url]
2 years ago State Course 2019
@MJO21 I actually think that they should run meets on the new course all the time. If they ar...
2 years ago Meet results
Actually, anyone can send them in. It doesn't have to be the meet host.
2 years ago Meet results
[quote=manderson99]When can I expect results from the 8/25/18 meet in Jackson, MO to be posted on...
2 years ago Southern Stampede Preview Article
[quote=TigersCC]I ran the course the day after the race last year, taking all the tangents, and m...