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5 days ago West TN Qualifier
@schhim82 what school are you at and in which classification?
1 month ago Track Classification Proposal
@DustinSikes http://tn.milesplit.com/articles/242059-a-case-study-on-the-current-two-class-sy...
3 months ago Track Classification Proposal
Last year I invited coaches from across the state to participate in a meeting where we would disc...
3 months ago Missing Subsectional Results
Currently cannot find results for a Small School Division 1 Subsectional I suspect was held at Bo...
3 months ago Homeschool Runners Championship 2018
Where is this meet being held at?
3 months ago Exhibition Race - Pacing Allowed?
A few nights ago I was reporting from a meet. After the meet a girl ran the 3200m in an "exhibiti...
4 months ago KIL Championship 2018
@ckxctf you could at least call it the "developmental" heat...
5 months ago Finishlynx Timing System
Went to a meet the other day where I watched some coaches stare at a timing system for a few minu...
6 months ago Tennessee State HS Indoor Track and Field Championships 2018
@jonahbird https://trackmeet.io/meets/734
8 months ago Cross Country Regions By the Numbers
Where my uproar stemmed from last year was looking at the track and field participation history s...
9 months ago Cross Country Regions By the Numbers
@dudedevil4x4 sorry about the formatting but here are the basics. Region 1 Large Boys has 20 ...
9 months ago Cross Country Regions By the Numbers
Someone mentioned in a previous post how it seems like some regions have more teams in them than ...
9 months ago TSSAA Region alignment and classification
@RothRE I just want to remind everyone what happened last spring at the coaches meeting at the st...
1 year ago TSSAA State Track and Field Championships 2017
http://www.tennessean.com/videos/sports/high-school/2017/05/25/watch-tssaa-girls-field-event-fina...
1 year ago Coaches Meeting Summary:
Also I think I need to clarify something about the "non-participating schools" and "omitting" the...
1 year ago Coaches Meeting Summary:
First of all there were about 30-40 schools represented. Thank you all very much for coming out a...
1 year ago Coaches Meeting Reminder
@JParks I'll post in a new thread.
1 year ago Coaches Meeting Reminder
@sportscrazy Beech high school practices on a pavement track that was laid 20 years ago and has n...
1 year ago Coaches Meeting Reminder
The extent of the TSSAA and state qualifiers is they might send an official and some medals. It i...
1 year ago Coaches Meeting Reminder
Now that everyone knows which of their athletes has qualified and is arranging their travel sched...
1 year ago Coaches Meeting Reminder
Now that everyone knows which of their athletes has qualified and is arranging their travel sched...
1 year ago Time Options for Coaches Meeting
Mr. McWhirter has given me a second time option for 4:00 on May 24th. Will this work better for c...
1 year ago Download Entries to LynxPad
@ckxctf yeah I mean I haven't heard anything good about lynxpad but it was free with finishlynx....
1 year ago TSSAA Coaches Meeting with Mr. McWhirter
@marathonlance clearly there is a lot to discuss which is why we need to have this meeting. I wil...
1 year ago Download Entries to LynxPad
@ckxctf will finishlynx talk freely to racetab?
1 year ago TSSAA Coaches Meeting with Mr. McWhirter
based on feedback the calling of the meeting has received good responses but the time of the meet...
2 years ago TSSAA Coaches Meeting with Mr. McWhirter
@aetheridge if you plan on attending would you like me to add it to the agenda? I don't have enou...
2 years ago TSSAA Coaches Meeting with Mr. McWhirter
Location: Dean A. Hayes Stadium 1568 Greenland Drive Murfreesboro, TN 37132 We will meet ...
2 years ago TSSAA Coaches Meeting with Mr. McWhirter
Greetings Coaches, You are formally invited to a coaches meeting for all TSSAA track and field...
2 years ago rules regarding what constitutes a foul in throws
@sportscrazy I know this wasn't run by the TSSAA but last year at the state meet they measured Tr...
2 years ago Link to my data for reclassification
Here is my spreadsheet that I have alluded to in previous posts. It is very revealing. https:...
2 years ago Response from Board Member
In response to one of my emails: "As far as numbers competing against each other. That has be...
2 years ago "Participating Schools" according to TSSAA
Here are a few schools that are counting as "participating schools" that are factored into the "e...
2 years ago New Division I Classifications Disastrous
What is your contact information?
2 years ago Progress Made towards Reclassification:
@enh55 When we begin drafting the proposal I would like to have more names of coaches who sup...
2 years ago Progress Made towards Reclassification:
Here are the emails in order I had with Mr. Childress, Head of the TSSAA: BC Bernard Child...
2 years ago State Meet by Divisions Not Gender!
First of all, Mr. McWhirter is not in control of how the divisions are split. That is up to the B...
2 years ago 4 Divisions for Track and Field - 2018
@Flying_Tiger last year there were no prelims... it was finals only with seeded heats
2 years ago 4 Divisions for Track and Field - 2018
@Flying_Tiger A few years ago I suggested having a AAA day of state and a DII, AA/A day. Since AA...
2 years ago 4 Divisions for Track and Field - 2018
@MistercoachG yeah i wouldn't be lobbying for any more than 3 public school divisions. I just wan...
2 years ago 4 Divisions for Track and Field - 2018
@enh55 that is part of my project in regards to participation numbers. Also as a counter argument...
2 years ago 4 Divisions for Track and Field - 2018
After quite a few exchanges with the Mr. Mcwhirter this is what I have found out: There will ...
2 years ago Participation Numbers
@enh55 I'm trying to open up a dialogue with the TSSAA beyond this message board. I am going to c...
2 years ago Participation Numbers
Ok so i started a pretty daunting task of figuring the participation by sport across state... I j...
2 years ago Enrollment Numbers
Ok so i started a pretty daunting task of figuring the participation by sport across state... I j...
2 years ago Enrollment Numbers
Sycamore: 760 Mcgavock: 2266 They're in the same "large school" section for track and field. ...
2 years ago 2017-2021 TSSAA Classification XC/Track
@marathonlance Richard McWhirter Reply all| Today, 2:19 PM Quanah Thompson AAA was l...
2 years ago 2017-2021 TSSAA Classification XC/Track
Richard McWhirter is head of Track and Field for TSSAA. His email is rmcwhirter@tssaa.org I am...
2 years ago 2017-2021 TSSAA Classification XC/Track
@marathonlance Why is "how to qualify" not part of the press release about classifications?
2 years ago 2017-2021 TSSAA Classification XC/Track
@enh55 what does that mean for state qualifying now? 5 from each section and one at large or are ...