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2014-2015 Cross Country/Indoor Track/Outdoor Track
« on: November 27, 2011, 09:30:27 pm »
Indoor season is right around the corner. Good luck to all.
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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2011, 10:11:39 pm »
I've started on my season preview for all classes.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #2 on: November 27, 2011, 10:25:34 pm »
Sounds good. I will work on mine for Class 2A. More to come later on...

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2011, 08:00:05 pm »
Rattler depth chart final week of November:
PV:  Shelton, Stafford, Chambers, Williams, Riddle, Cornwell, Parrish
HJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Scott, Williams, Faulkner
Shot:  McElroy, Zimmer, Reed, Moua, Roark, Simmers, Yang, Rutledge
LJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Moua, Dority
Discus:  McElroy, Simmers, Britton, Moua, Roark, Reed, Zimmer, Johnson, Yang, Rutledge
TJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Williams, Dority, Shelton
4x800m:  Moua, Dobson, Stafford, Williams, Shelton, Parrish, Dority
110HH:  Moua, Faulkner, Johnson
100m:  Dority, Scott, Suttles, Cornwell, Britton, Travis
1600m:  Moua, Stafford, Riddle, Parrish, Shelton, Chastain
4x100m:  Moua, Scott, Williams, Dority, Travis, Suttles, Britton
400m:  Scott, Williams, Parrish, Travis, Cornwell
300H:  Moua, Faulkner, Johnson, Shelton
800m:  Williams, Stafford, Dobson, Shelton, Parrish, Dority
200m:  Dority, Scott, Travis, Cornwell
3200m:  Moua, Stafford, Shelton, Riddle, Chastain
4x400m:  Williams, Scott, Moua, Faulkner, Travis, Parrish, Chambers, Dobson

I will enjoy checking back each month and seeing how this progresses.

I put this out there before:  How is it handled at your school when you have multiple athletes in an event and only so many get to compete at invitationals?  They all work equally hard.  Do you just go with your two best each and every time. What if #2, #3, and #4 are all about equal? Rotation? 
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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #4 on: November 28, 2011, 08:07:10 pm »
Rattler depth chart final week of November:
PV:  Shelton, Stafford, Chambers, Williams, Riddle, Cornwell, Parrish
HJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Scott, Williams, Faulkner
Shot:  McElroy, Zimmer, Reed, Moua, Roark, Simmers, Yang
LJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Moua, Dority
Discus:  McElroy, Simmers, Britton, Moua, Roark, Reed, Zimmer, Johnson, Yang
TJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Williams, Dority, Shelton
4x800m:  Moua, Dobson, Stafford, Williams, Shelton, Parrish, Dority
110HH:  Moua, Faulkner, Johnson
100m:  Dority, Scott, Suttles, Cornwell, Britton, Travis
1600m:  Moua, Stafford, Riddle, Parrish, Shelton, Chastain
4x100m:  Moua, Scott, Williams, Dority, Travis, Suttles, Britton
400m:  Scott, Williams, Parrish, Travis, Cornwell
300H:  Moua, Faulkner, Johnson, Shelton
800m:  Williams, Stafford, Dobson, Shelton, Parrish, Dority
200m:  Dority, Scott, Travis, Cornwell
3200m:  Moua, Stafford, Shelton, Riddle, Chastain
4x400m:  Williams, Scott, Moua, Faulkner, Travis, Parrish, Chambers, Dobson

I will enjoy checking back each month and seeing how this progresses.

I put this out there before:  How is it handled at your school when you have multiple athletes in an event and only so many get to compete at invitationals?  They all work equally hard.  Do you just go with your two best each and every time. What if #2, #3, and #4 are all about equal? Rotation? 
How will chambers leg effect him in the jumping events? 

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #5 on: November 28, 2011, 08:15:39 pm »
Will have to wait and see. I think he will be fine. He is such a great athlete and hard worker. He should be released after Christmas.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #6 on: November 28, 2011, 08:27:56 pm »
In Nashville our coach usually rotates early in the season until he finds the two best consistent performers. Then with two home meets every year and district the guys low on the depth chart get to run plenty.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #7 on: November 28, 2011, 08:30:17 pm »
Thanks. They all need to compete but it is difficult to get them all in.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #8 on: November 28, 2011, 08:38:22 pm »
Another thing is in the first few meets coach puts the best in each event to try and qualify them for state and then when they do, allow others to compete the next week or so.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #9 on: December 01, 2011, 07:06:22 pm »
Of course there will be new names and faces that moved in, moved up from junior high, or that just flat out improved. These are based upon last year's results so they are really just a starting point. Once the season gets rolling and we have some results, I will try to update. If you know of some others such as Weddle from Carlisle and have solid data to support it throw them out here.


Class 2A
100m

Yazel Hackett 10.86
Williams Mineral Springs
Ester Danville
Dority Magazine
Ross Bearden

200m
Yazel Hackett  23.3
Ross Bearden
Ester Danville
Dority Magazine
Williams Mineral Springs

400m
Brown Augusta 52.15
Ross Mountainburg
Potter Maynard
Flowers Junction City
Travis Magazine
Evans Strong

800m
Brown Augusta 2:04
Allen Magnet Cove
McElroy Mt. Pine
Williams Magazine
Smith Quitman
Shelton Magazine
Dobson Magazine
Stafford Magazine

1600m
Curtis Bigelow 4:48
Paschke Magnet Cove
Harsson Augusta
Dwyer Cotter
Ugor Murfreesboro
Moua Magazine
Stafford Magazine

3200m
Paschke Magnet Cove 11:08
Harsson Augusta
Dwyer Cotter
Moua Magazine
Stafford Magazine
Ugor Murfreesboro
Dwyer Cotter
Curtis Bigelow
McClung Eureka Springs
Anders Eureka Springs

4x800m Relay
Magnet Cove
Magazine
Augusta
Cotter
Mountain Pine
Des Arc
JC
Eureka Springs
Danville

110m hurdles
Flynt Bearden 16.6
Ross Bearden
Ross Mineral Springs
Moua Magazine
Whiting Des Arc
Stringfellow Magnet Cove
Peterson Quitman
Brown JC
Elliot JC

300m hurdles
Whiting Des Arc
Moua Magazine
Stringfellow Magnet Cove
Brown JC 43.67
Elliot JC
Peterson Quitman
Faulkner Magazine
Brown Gurdon

4x100m Relay
Augusta
JC
Bearden
Magazine
Danville
Mineral Springs
Gurdon
Magnet Cove

4x400m Relay
Augusta
Magnet Cove
Gurdon
Magazine
Mineral Springs
Union Christian
JC
Danville

Pole Vault
Weathers Cedar Ridge 1110 (Irwin graduated!)
Owens Decatur
Chambers Magazine
Reynolds Carlisle
Crawford Cedar Ridge
Williams Magazine
Stafford Magazine

High Jump
Chambers Magazine 63
Hill JC
Chambers Magazine
Whiting Des Arc
Armstrong JC
Scott Magazine
Williams Magazine
Tollett Dierks
Brown Augusta

Shot Put
McElroy Magazine
Sterman Mountainburg
Cooley Gurdon 49
Taylor Parkers Chapel
Bratton Magnet Cove
Grubbs Quitman

Long Jump
Ester Danville 22
Yazel Hackett
Chambers Magazine
Ross Bearden
Chambers Magazine
Davie Bigelow
Devorak Des Arc
Petrus Carlisle

Discus
Bratton Magnet Cove 135
McElroy Magazine
Cooley Gurdon
Ross Bearden
Hayes JC
Williams Augusta
Simmers Magazine
Britton Magazine

Triple Jump
Mathews Dermott
Davie Bigelow
Chambers Magazine
Chambers Magazine
Petrus Carlisle
Whiting Des Arc
Williams Magazine


All Logan County Cross Country Teams 2011
Girls:
Katy Carter          Magazine
Shelby Gordon      Magazine
Brittney Bryan      Magazine
Taylor Rhinehart  Booneville
Hallie Davis           Booneville

Boys:
Sonny Moua          Magazine
Ron Stafford          Magazine
Mark Dement        Paris
Ross Deis                Subiaco
Trent Faulkner      Magazine








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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #10 on: December 01, 2011, 08:22:21 pm »
Looking for some other previews.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #11 on: December 01, 2011, 08:42:45 pm »
CLASS 7A

High Jump

Culp, Bradly Fayetteville 6-02
Barton, Julius West Memphis 6-02
Strickland, Reece FS Southside 6-00
Dauksch, Cody West Memphis 6-00
Credit, Jerrell Conway 5-10
Johnson, Forrest Heritage 5-10

Long Jump

Stewart, Elvis Conway 22-06.50 
Alderson, Jason Heritage 21-06
Murphy, DeMarcus Bentonville 19-06.50
Ashford, Xavier LR Central 19-05
Varady, Nathan Fayetteville 19-00.50

Triple Jump

Murphy, DeMarcus Bentonville 45-09
Gneiting, Nate Bentonville 42-00 
Stewart, Elvis Conway 43-05.25
Ashford, Xavier LR Central 40-11
Johnson, Forrest Heritage 39-05

Shot Put

Moreton, Austin FS Southside 51-09
Price, David FS Southside 50-10.00 
Rogers, Marquis Conway 48-06
Kotch, Brannon Conway 43-11.00
Carter, TC Cabot 42-03.50 

Discus Throw

Price, David FS Southside 153-05 
Tipton, Tyler Fayetteville 140-09
Kotch, Brannon Conway 141-02
Tran, Thomas Heritage 143-02 
Sanders, Jarred Har-Ber 148-11   

Pole Vault

Culp, Bradly Fayetteville 15-05
Miles, Alex Heritage 13-06
Bonney, Paul LR Catholic 12-00
Lusby, Conner Conway 12-00
Nelson, Spencer Har-Ber 11-00
Prackett, Brodrick West Memphis 11-00

110 Meter Hurdles

Peevy, Casey Fayetteville 15.27 
Burgess, Jimaal Conway 15.32 
Culp, Bradly Fayetteville 15.69
Blumhorst, Tanner Conway 15.71
Gonzalez, Jorge Fayetteville 15.72

100 Meter Dash

Rogers, Basil LR Hall 10.97
Cox, Brandon Conway 11.35
Thomas, Quinta LR Catholic 11.00
Wallace, Terris Bentonville 11.48
Winfrey, Dillion Bryant 11.24

1600 Meter Run

Findlay, Noah LR Catholic 4:22.95
Aenchbacher, Will Bentonville 4:26.13 
O'Mara, Colin LR Catholic 4:31.30
Whitney, Tevin Fayetteville 4:37.30
Foltz, Scott Cabot 4:41.38

400 Meter Dash

Whitney, Tevin Fayetteville 49.42
Stewart, Elvis Conway 49.64 6
Alvin, DJ Conway 51.06
Smith, Desmond Bentonville 50.80 
Hamidullah, Shawn Heritage 51.81

300 Meter Hurdles

Nance, Andrew Conway 40.29
Gonzalez, Jorge Fayetteville 40.69
Arnold, Tim Bentonville 41.93
Boyett, Ian Bentonville 42.11
Burgess, Jimaal Conway 42.84

800 Meter Run
Findlay, Noah LR Catholic 1:55.15
McMillon, Blake Bentonville 2:00.96 
Haynie, Michael Bentonville 2:02.51
Straessle, Jacob LR Catholic 2:07.58
Joyce, Justin North Little 2:05.10
Whitney, Tevin Fayetteville 1:57.83

200 Meter Dash

Rogers, Basil LR Hall 22.27
Winfrey, Dillion Bryant 22.52
Ashford, Xavier LR Central 22.72
Cox, Brandon Conway 23.23

3200 Meter Run

Aenchbacher, Will Bentonville 9:13.99
Melnyk, Jerry LR Central 9:27.01
Carranza, Isai Heritage 9:56.92
Hunt, Austin Bentonville 10:05.96
Graham, Stephen Bentonville 10:08.10
Taylor, Brendan LR Catholic 10:07.02
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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #12 on: December 01, 2011, 09:20:03 pm »
CLASS 6A

High Jump

Marquez Brown   El Dorado   6-04
Dearius Hall      Texarkana   6-02
Sandy Brown      El Dorado   6-02
Deandre Taggart   Pine Bluff   6-00
Jalen Curtis      Russellville   5-10

Long Jump

Chris Washington   Russellville   22-02.25
Gabe Limon      Russellville   21-10.25
Dearius Hall      Texarkana   21-10
Marquez Brown   El Dorado   21-05.25
Anthony Faris-King   El Dorado   21-04

Triple Jump

Anthony Faris-King   El Dorado   43-05.5
Victor Shores      Van Buren   42-03
Armond Birmingham   Texarkana   41-08.5
Gabe Limon      Russellville   41-02.5
Rondale Young   LR Parkview   40-09.5

Shot Put

Ricky Hicks      El Dorado   48-10.75
Robert Sallie      Marion      45-10.75
Ricky Collins      Russellville   45-09.5
Lavonyea Whitfield   Jonesboro   45-02.75
Trey Martin      L Hamilton   44-00.75

Discus Throw

Ricky Hicks      El Dorado   146-07
Deonte Garret      El Dorado   140-08
Trey Martin      L Hamilton   136-09
Robert Sallie      Marion      119-05

Pole Vault

Asher Kite      L Hamilton   13-06
Jordan Barrett      Russellville   13-00
John Turner      L Hamilton   13-00
Rusten Godwin   L Hamilton   13-00
Braden Dugan      L Hamilton   13-00

110 Hurdles

Vincent Pierce      El Dorado   15.12
Bobby Anderson   Russellville   16.29
Anthony Sheppard   JA Fair      17.66
Shormari Center   Pine Bluff   19.56

100 Meter

Zach Riley      Benton      11.09
Zac Brooks      Jonesboro   11.10
Eric Nathanial      LR Parkview   11.29
Preston Walker   Van Buren   11.68
Dominique Smith   JA Fair      11.73

1600 Meter

Grant Williams   L Hamilton   4:32.30
Jesse Duvall      Russellville   4:35.59
Rhett Raibley      Searcy      4:49.40
Patrick Grady      Pine Bluff   4:57.58
Tim Glover      Van Buren   4:59.54

400 Meter

Eric Nathanial      LR Parkview   48.37
Wacey Connor   Van Buren   51.04
Curtis Grate      Russellville   51.22
Anthony Faris-King   El Dorado   51.49
Dominique Smith   JA Fair      52.78

300 Hurdles

Vincent Pierce      El Dorado   39.87
Bobby Anderson   Russellville   41.08
Rondale Young   LR Parkview   41.23
Anthony Sheppard   JA Fair      42.39
Darious Bradley   JA Fair      42.43

800 Meter

Elijah Knight      Russellville   2:00.45
Taylor Werst      L Hamilton   2:00.98
Deonte Watson   LR Parkview   2:02.56
Ben Jordan      Russellville   2:04.99
Joey Shirley      Russellville   2:05.56

200 Meter

Zach Riley      Benton      22.25
Eric Nathaniel      LR Parkview   22.30
Zac Brooks      Jonesboro   22.95
Alex Greene      Russellville   23.53
Steven Rutherford   Benton      23.82

3200 Meter

Wil Norris      Mount Home   9:57.11
Jesse Duvall      Russellville   10:21.28
Patrick Grady      Pine Bluff   10:54.07
Elijah Knight      Russellville   11:03.46
Joey Shirley      Russellville   11:04.31
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« Reply #13 on: December 01, 2011, 09:39:20 pm »
CLASS 4A

High Jump

Dale Bass      McGehee   6-04
Joshua Smith      Marianna   6-03
Dedrick Lee      Clarksville   6-03
Brandon Shamrock   Nashville   6-00
Aaron Price      Jonesboro WS   5-10

Long Jump

Clint Ligon      Heber Spr   22-03
Lavonta Gardner   Star City   21-09.5
Cameron Threadgill   De Queen   21-01
Jakaree Gaines   Nashville   21-00
Darrick Strzelecki   Gravette   20-07.5

Triple Jump

Darrick Strzelecki   Gravette   40-10
Deangelo Coulter   Nashville   40-05.25
Lavonta Gardner   Star City   40-03.75
Bradley Crawford   Mena      39-09.25
Clint Ligon      Heber Spr   39-08

Shot Put

Jared Morrow      Nashville   50-07
Jalen Whitmore   Nashville   48-05
Deon Clay      Farmington   44-03.5
Cory Helloms      Star City   42-05.5
Quinton Buchanan   Trumann   42-01

Discus Throw

Jared Morrow      Nashville   146-09
Joey Willis      De Queen   136-10
Jermiah Young   Dollarway   121-10
Rashon Lee      Nashville   118-00

Pole Vault

Alan Lacefield   De Queen   12-00
Michael Steele   Nashville   11-00
Caleb Bullock      DeWitt      11-00
Asher Walker      Nashville   10-06
Jody Hawkins      Pocahontas   10-00

110 Hurdles

Clint Ligon      Heber Spr   15.32
Deangelo Coulter   Nashville   15.40
Cameron Threadgill   De Queen   15.66

100 Meter

Jakaree Gaines   Nashville   10.98
Ethan Bly      Heber Spr   10.98
Jeremy Larkin      Clarksville   11.04
Glendon Bobo      Ashdown   11.24

1600 Meter

Jake Sanders      Heber  Spr   4:29.26
Daniel Evans      Shiloh      4:47.95
Aaron Fitts      PA      4:50.79
Carson Miller      Dover      4:53.02
Cody Fox      DeWitt      4:53.32

400 Meter

Ethan Bly      Heber Spr   50.10
Stephen Foster   Jonesboro WS   50.97
Austin Schmidt   Heber Spr   51.03
Cameron Lofton   Nashville   51.11
Gabriel Munson   Shiloh      51.68

300 Hurdles

Clint Ligon      Heber Spr   39.32
Herman Hampton   Stuttgart   41.45
Raylon Hubbard   Ashdown   41.98
Brandon Shamrock   Nashville   42.36
Elijah Davis      Mena      42.54

800 Meter

Jake Sanders      Heber Spr   2:02.71
Blake Leonard   Heber Spr   2:04.40
Michael Steele   Nashville   2:04.90
Dalton Jarrett      Pocahontas   2:09.61
Ivan Flores      Clarksville   2:12.35

200 Meter

Ethan Bly      Heber Spr   22.27
Jakaree Gaines   Nashville   22.58
Glendon Bobo      Ashdown   22.78
Jeremy Larkin      Clarksville   23.18
Dillon Cox      Pocahontas   23.51

3200 Meter

Carter Witt      Dardanelle   10:05.36
Jake Sanders      Heber Spr   10:05.91
Daniel Evans      Shiloh      10:29.59
Diego Martinez   De Queen   10:54.70
Daniel Moreno   Nashville   11:04.92

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #14 on: December 03, 2011, 11:26:35 am »
Thanks for the information, Ballplayer. Keep it coming. 6A looks to be stronger than it has in recent years.

I wanted to share some info about the Arkansas Razorbacks track and field team.

According to T&F News magazine, Arkansas had the 4th ranked recruiting class and tops in the SEC.

Here are the kids from Arkansas high schools that will be on the team this year.

Hunter Bourke - Fayetteville HS - 400 hurdles/sprints
Neil Braddy - FS Southside HS - Sprints
Alex Chaffin - LR Catholic HS - Mid-Distance
Caleb Cross - Newport HS - Hurdles
Travis Diepenbrock - Bentonville HS - Distance
Cameron Efurd - Rogers HS - Distance
Aaron Hamilton - Rogers HS - Distance
Andrew Irwin - Mt. Ida HS - Pole Vault

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #15 on: December 03, 2011, 11:29:59 am »
Here is the same kind of list for the girls

Courtney Falco - Salem HS - Distance
Kirsten Hesseltine - Springdale Har-Ber HS - High Jump
Grace Heymsfield - Elkins HS - Distance
Whitney Jones - Searcy HS - Sprints/Jumps
Lauren Kegley - CAC HS - Pole Vault
Chelsey Roberts - Searcy HS - Jumps
Ariel Voskamp - Cabot HS - Pole Vault

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #16 on: December 04, 2011, 02:11:03 pm »
Razorbacks have top 5 recruiting class!  If Bucknam can coach we should be great this upcoming season; barring injuries, we should be incredible. Look at those stats and add them to what we have. 

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #17 on: December 04, 2011, 08:02:00 pm »
Thanks for the information, Ballplayer. Keep it coming. 6A looks to be stronger than it has in recent years.

I wanted to share some info about the Arkansas Razorbacks track and field team.

According to T&F News magazine, Arkansas had the 4th ranked recruiting class and tops in the SEC.

Here are the kids from Arkansas high schools that will be on the team this year.

Hunter Bourke - Fayetteville HS - 400 hurdles/sprints
Neil Braddy - FS Southside HS - Sprints
Alex Chaffin - LR Catholic HS - Mid-Distance
Caleb Cross - Newport HS - Hurdles
Travis Diepenbrock - Bentonville HS - Distance
Cameron Efurd - Rogers HS - Distance
Aaron Hamilton - Rogers HS - Distance
Andrew Irwin - Mt. Ida HS - Pole Vault

Sweet!! Thanks for the update AT. Love them Hogs and hope we can get dominate again.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #18 on: December 05, 2011, 08:36:27 pm »
Mount Ida has another Pole Vaulter that jumped 13'2 as a ninth grader that has been jumping again...Maybe another 2a champ?

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« Reply #19 on: December 06, 2011, 07:10:11 am »
At 13'+ he should win it. Where was he last year?

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #20 on: December 06, 2011, 02:57:51 pm »
Well, I think that he had a lot of irons in the fire and chose not to jump.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #21 on: December 06, 2011, 04:40:33 pm »
Understood. Good luck to him. They are in our track conference(go figure that one out) and that will have impact on my strategy. Our best is 11'+  only.

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« Reply #22 on: December 11, 2011, 05:49:46 pm »
They also have the current state champion in Girls Pole vaulting returning.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #23 on: December 12, 2011, 10:07:56 pm »
Alma throwing coach - David Hale resume since 2004 (whenever Alma started their track dynasty)

2004 State
Shot Put
V C Winters - 2nd place
Deshun Whitby - 3rd place

Discus Throw
Ryan Evans - 2nd place
Kevin Bien - 7th place

2005 State

Shot Put
Deshun Whitby - 1st place

Discus Throw
Ryan Evans - 1st place
Kevin Bien - 2nd place
Adam Harvin - 5th place

2006 State
Shot Put
Josiah Bomar - 3rd place
Aaron Ford - 5th place

Discus Throw
Adam Harvin - 2nd place

2007 State
Shot Put
John White - 2nd place
Guy Rose - 5th place

Discus Throw
John White - 1st place
Biagio Tummanello - 8th place

2008 State
Shot Put
John White - 2nd place
Jordan White - 8th place

Discus Throw
Biagio Tummanello - 1st place
John White - 5th place
Michael Phan - 6th place

2009 State
Shot Put
Jesse Pennington - 2nd place
Jordan White - 5th place

Discus Throw
Michael Phan - 1st place
John Bass - 6th place
Andrew Hall - 7th place

2010 State
Shot Put
Jesse Pennington - 1st place
Jordan White - 3rd place
Jason Hensley - 4th place

Discus Throw
Michael Phan - 2nd place
John Bass - 5th place

2011 State
Shot Put
Jordan White - 1st place
Jason Hensley - 2nd place
Brad Hurst - 8th place

Discus Throw
Stephen McMurray - 7th place



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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #24 on: December 14, 2011, 01:43:40 pm »
CLASS 4A

High Jump

Dale Bass      McGehee   6-04
Joshua Smith      Marianna   6-03
Dedrick Lee      Clarksville   6-03
Brandon Shamrock   Nashville   6-00
Aaron Price      Jonesboro WS   5-10

Long Jump

Clint Ligon      Heber Spr   22-03
Lavonta Gardner   Star City   21-09.5
Cameron Threadgill   De Queen   21-01
Jakaree Gaines   Nashville   21-00
Darrick Strzelecki   Gravette   20-07.5

Triple Jump

Darrick Strzelecki   Gravette   40-10
Deangelo Coulter   Nashville   40-05.25
Lavonta Gardner   Star City   40-03.75
Bradley Crawford   Mena      39-09.25
Clint Ligon      Heber Spr   39-08

Shot Put

Jared Morrow      Nashville   50-07
Jalen Whitmore   Nashville   48-05
Deon Clay      Farmington   44-03.5
Cory Helloms      Star City   42-05.5
Quinton Buchanan   Trumann   42-01

Discus Throw

Jared Morrow      Nashville   146-09
Joey Willis      De Queen   136-10
Jermiah Young   Dollarway   121-10
Rashon Lee      Nashville   118-00

Pole Vault

Alan Lacefield   De Queen   12-00
Michael Steele   Nashville   11-00
Caleb Bullock      DeWitt      11-00
Asher Walker      Nashville   10-06
Jody Hawkins      Pocahontas   10-00

110 Hurdles

Clint Ligon      Heber Spr   15.32
Deangelo Coulter   Nashville   15.40
Cameron Threadgill   De Queen   15.66

100 Meter

Jakaree Gaines   Nashville   10.98
Ethan Bly      Heber Spr   10.98
Jeremy Larkin      Clarksville   11.04
Glendon Bobo      Ashdown   11.24

1600 Meter

Jake Sanders      Heber  Spr   4:29.26
Daniel Evans      Shiloh      4:47.95
Aaron Fitts      PA      4:50.79
Carson Miller      Dover      4:53.02
Cody Fox      DeWitt      4:53.32

400 Meter

Ethan Bly      Heber Spr   50.10
Stephen Foster   Jonesboro WS   50.97
Austin Schmidt   Heber Spr   51.03
Cameron Lofton   Nashville   51.11
Gabriel Munson   Shiloh      51.68

300 Hurdles

Clint Ligon      Heber Spr   39.32
Herman Hampton   Stuttgart   41.45
Raylon Hubbard   Ashdown   41.98
Brandon Shamrock   Nashville   42.36
Elijah Davis      Mena      42.54

800 Meter

Jake Sanders      Heber Spr   2:02.71
Blake Leonard   Heber Spr   2:04.40
Michael Steele   Nashville   2:04.90
Dalton Jarrett      Pocahontas   2:09.61
Ivan Flores      Clarksville   2:12.35

200 Meter

Ethan Bly      Heber Spr   22.27
Jakaree Gaines   Nashville   22.58
Glendon Bobo      Ashdown   22.78
Jeremy Larkin      Clarksville   23.18
Dillon Cox      Pocahontas   23.51

3200 Meter

Carter Witt      Dardanelle   10:05.36
Jake Sanders      Heber Spr   10:05.91
Daniel Evans      Shiloh      10:29.59
Diego Martinez   De Queen   10:54.70
Daniel Moreno   Nashville   11:04.92
Looks like another tight one between Heber and Nashville.  Nashville's field events vs Heber's running.  Also, Nashville girls should win it again--6 in a row-- with Monissa Poole setting a new overall record in the 400.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #25 on: December 14, 2011, 08:51:11 pm »
Rattler depth chart final week of November:
PV:  Shelton, Stafford, Chambers, Williams, Riddle, Faulkner, Parrish
HJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Scott, Williams, Faulkner
Shot:  McElroy, Zimmer, Reed, Moua, Roark, Simmers, Yang, Rutledge, Lee, Dority
LJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Moua, Williams, Stafford
Discus:  McElroy, Simmers, Britton, Moua, Roark, Reed, Zimmer, Johnson, Yang, Rutledge
TJ:  Chambers, Chambers, Williams, Shelton
4x800m:  Moua, Dobson, Stafford, Williams, Shelton, Parrish
110HH:  Moua, Faulkner, Johnson, Cornwell
100m:  Dority, Scott, Suttles, Cornwell
1600m:  Moua, Stafford, Riddle, Parrish, Shelton, Chastain
4x100m:  Moua, Scott, Williams, Dority, Travis, Suttles, Britton
400m:  Scott, Williams, Parrish, Travis, Cornwell
300H:  Moua, Faulkner, Johnson, Shelton
800m:  Williams, Stafford, Dobson, Shelton, Parrish
200m:  Dority, Scott, Travis, Cornwell
3200m:  Moua, Stafford, Shelton, Riddle, Chastain
4x400m:  Williams, Scott, Moua, Faulkner, Travis, Parrish, Chambers, Dobson

I will enjoy checking back each month and seeing how this progresses.

Girls:
PV - Carter, Forst, Stockman
HJ - Bryan, Loyd
Shot - Dority, Bryan, Carter, Bryan, Jones
LJ - Bryan, Loyd
Discus - Bryan, Dority, Bryan, Jones, Bryan
TJ - Bryan, Phillips, Stockman
4x800m - Carter, Forst, Gordon, Loyd, Bryan
hurdles - Stockman
100m - Bryan, Hunt
1600m - Carter, Gordon
4x100m - Hunt, Stockman, Forst, Bryan, Loyd
400m - Bryan, Loyd
hurdles - Stockman
800m - Carter, Gordon, Forst, Phillips
200m - Bryan
3200m - Carter, Gordon
4x400m - Stockman, Gordon, Loyd, Bryan, Gordon, Forst, Phillips


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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #26 on: December 15, 2011, 03:09:24 pm »
Westside -  Girls
PV- Stain, Ard, Gray
LJ - McSperitt, Mainard, Morgan, Warren
TJ- Mainard, McSperitt, Flaherty, Stepp, Warren
HJ- Morgan, Gray, Stepp
Shot- McKee, Warren, Evans, B. McCormick, Hurt
Discus- McKee, Warren, Stewart, Hurt
4x800- Stain, Flaherty, Mainard, Stewart
100m- Mainard, Warren, D. McCormick, Morgan
100H- Gray, Stepp,
1600- Stain, Stewart, Estes,
4x100- Morgan, Flaherty, Mainard, D.McCormick, Warren
400- Flaherty, McSperitt, B. McCormick, Warren
300H- Stepp, Gray,
800- Stain, Flaherty?
200- Warren, D.McCormick, Mainard, Morgan
3200- Stewart, Estes, Stain?,
4x400- mainard, warren, flaherty, mcsperitt, Stain?
*I know I have some in more than allowed events, but it will work itself out by the time conference gets here. Can't hardly wait!

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #27 on: December 15, 2011, 06:24:55 pm »
Agreed!  Should be a great year. Your junior girls looked good the other night in bball.

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« Reply #28 on: December 16, 2011, 08:32:55 am »
Thanks, that group is really athletic. I'm really looking forward to this Track season with those girls, I just need to find 1 or 2 more jumpers and shot put & discus.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #29 on: December 16, 2011, 11:40:42 pm »
Yes they are. They look tough to beat. How have they done in conference play so far?   They are so quick and agile.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #30 on: December 18, 2011, 10:20:59 pm »
Alma throwing coach - David Hale resume since 2004 (whenever Alma started their track dynasty)

2004 State
Shot Put
V C Winters - 2nd place
Deshun Whitby - 3rd place

Discus Throw
Ryan Evans - 2nd place
Kevin Bien - 7th place

2005 State

Shot Put
Deshun Whitby - 1st place

Discus Throw
Ryan Evans - 1st place
Kevin Bien - 2nd place
Adam Harvin - 5th place

2006 State
Shot Put
Josiah Bomar - 3rd place
Aaron Ford - 5th place

Discus Throw
Adam Harvin - 2nd place

2007 State
Shot Put
John White - 2nd place
Guy Rose - 5th place

Discus Throw
John White - 1st place
Biagio Tummanello - 8th place

2008 State
Shot Put
John White - 2nd place
Jordan White - 8th place

Discus Throw
Biagio Tummanello - 1st place
John White - 5th place
Michael Phan - 6th place

2009 State
Shot Put
Jesse Pennington - 2nd place
Jordan White - 5th place

Discus Throw
Michael Phan - 1st place
John Bass - 6th place
Andrew Hall - 7th place

2010 State
Shot Put
Jesse Pennington - 1st place
Jordan White - 3rd place
Jason Hensley - 4th place

Discus Throw
Michael Phan - 2nd place
John Bass - 5th place

2011 State
Shot Put
Jordan White - 1st place
Jason Hensley - 2nd place
Brad Hurst - 8th place

Discus Throw
Stephen McMurray - 7th place




I have always held him, along with Southside's throws coach, in high esteem.

Here is how ours have fared at State:
2000 Dan Smith discus 6th

2001 Ramone McDonald 6th shot
         Justin Yates 3rd discus

2002 Justin Yates 3rd discus

2003 Ryan Barrett 6th shot
         Justin Yates 8th discus

2004 Ryan Barrett shot 3rd
         Ryan Barrett discus 9th

2005 Ryan Barrett shot 6th

2006 Allan Fairbanks shot 3rd, Steven Freeman 10th

2007 Steven Freeman shot 7th, Jon Williams 9th
         Steven Freeman discus 3rd, Josh Young 9th

2008 Jon Williams 5th shot
         Jon Williams 9th discus, Courtney Bryan 6th girls discus

2009 Jon Williams 1st Discus, Daniel Aydelott 10th discus, Courtney Bryan 8th girls discus
         Jon Williams 2nd shot

2010 Jon Williams 1st discus, Andy Moua 2nd discus, Daniel Aydelott DQ(ranked #2 going in and had no throws in in prelims!), Lorraine Dority 6th girls discus

         Jon Williams 3rd shot, Skyler McElroy 8th, Jay Moua 11th

2011 Skyler McElroy 1st shot, Dustin Medlin 12th, Lorraine Dority 12th girls shot, Courtney Bryan 13th girls shot

          Courtney Bryan 1st girls discus, Lorraine Dority 5th, Cari Bryan 6th

Our girls program began in 2008. Courtney Bryan was the only girl on the team that season and the only one until district and state (moved up freshmen) in 2009. Our throwers have come a long way. Last season we had one girl over 100, two others over 97' and 94', and two others over 80. Lorraine and Cari both expect to go over 100 this season. We love throws!
         
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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #31 on: December 19, 2011, 02:53:19 pm »
Many perennial powers are known for certain events. I know Alma is good at all but seem to be great at throws and mid-distance including 4x400m and 4x800m relays. Lake Hamilton is always good at distance and pole vault; Magnolia always has sprinters and hurdlers; Southside has throwers and jumpers; Nashville always has good throwers; what events define your school?

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« Reply #32 on: December 19, 2011, 04:39:53 pm »
Yes they are. They look tough to beat. How have they done in conference play so far?   They are so quick and agile.
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I'm not sure, I know they beat bigelow & I think that 's the only conf. game our jr. girls have played.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #33 on: December 19, 2011, 06:49:51 pm »
Hey, gg, what do the senior boys at Westside look like?

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« Reply #34 on: December 19, 2011, 07:25:05 pm »
Senior boys track team, that is.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #35 on: December 20, 2011, 09:25:37 am »
rattler 43 looks like your year, but augusta will do it's best to defend title, we'll throw it together after BB season like always, and hope to peak , first of may. your pretty close on your totals, but like you said we have a freshmen blazer, might even have a couple hurdlers, but with only 3 hurdles to practice on? will be much deeper in distance and may have best 4 x 800 team yet, and may suprise in triple jump, can't afford to get down 25 pts. and comeback this year, think we'll have another 800 guy go under 2;10 and 4 under 2;15, got to have some jumpers come thru. high jump pit is ,pallets, car tires, wrestling matt "hard" volleyball standards and an actual highjump bar. doing more with less that's our motto at augusta, "speaking of equipment". untill the daffodills bloom!

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« Reply #36 on: December 20, 2011, 09:37:41 am »
Westside boys will be better, but not on the same level as you and danville. I think i'll have more out this year and in a few events we have a chance to be decent.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #37 on: December 20, 2011, 06:38:51 pm »
Anybody know when the indoor meet at the U of A for 1A thru 4A?

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« Reply #38 on: December 20, 2011, 08:17:14 pm »
Anybody know when the indoor meet at the U of A for 1A thru 4A?
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« Reply #39 on: December 20, 2011, 10:35:52 pm »
rattler 43 looks like your year, but augusta will do it's best to defend title, we'll throw it together after BB season like always, and hope to peak , first of may. your pretty close on your totals, but like you said we have a freshmen blazer, might even have a couple hurdlers, but with only 3 hurdles to practice on? will be much deeper in distance and may have best 4 x 800 team yet, and may suprise in triple jump, can't afford to get down 25 pts. and comeback this year, think we'll have another 800 guy go under 2;10 and 4 under 2;15, got to have some jumpers come thru. high jump pit is ,pallets, car tires, wrestling matt "hard" volleyball standards and an actual highjump bar. doing more with less that's our motto at augusta, "speaking of equipment". untill the daffodills bloom!

I always take Augusta into consideration. I think JC will be really tough this year. Gurdon and Magnet Cove could be loaded as well. Mineral Springs always has some competitors(when I first got into coaching MS was the dominant program). We will be strong again. There are two options as always: we will win it all or we will not.

We will work hard, meet our potential, and be good at every event. If some team beats us they will have earned it. We have never won a state title in track but...
1999 3rd
2000 5th
2001 6th
2002 3rd
2003 3rd
2004 4th
2005 8th
2006 3rd
2007 5th
2008 12th
2009 3rd
2010 2nd
2011 2nd

A 1st in 2012 would be icing on top of all those great seasons. Our main objective is the same every year: to be the best we can be. We are not swayed by ESPN and the media pushing that you must be the champion or you are a failure. We teach life lessons in track here in Magazine. That is not to say it is not one of our goals. It is. But we know that if we have worked as hard as we can and have done all we can do and we do it with class and respect for our sport then we have been successful. We do want to beat Danville and all other conference teams because they are rivals and it will mean we are conference champions; we want to beat Booneville because they are our next door neighbors and rivals plus a good measuring stick since they typically win their conference at 4A level; we want to beat Augusta because they have knocked us out the past two season; but to us it is really about us doing our best and not about beating someone else. We respect any team that beats us and we hate to be beaten. I hope all of this rambling makes any sense.

 If Augusta wins a third in a row they will join a select group of champions over the years. I know they will be tough again. Good luck on another great season.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #40 on: December 21, 2011, 09:56:27 pm »
http://www.arkansasrazorbacks.com//pdf8/796496.pdf gives info for January indoor meet at Fayetteville.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #41 on: December 23, 2011, 10:35:04 pm »
ATCA Coaches Clinic at U of A January 26-27th. http://www.angelfire.com/ar/atca/winterclinic.html

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #42 on: December 26, 2011, 12:32:40 pm »
I agree with you completely rattler.. The only downfall about winning a state championship is that you are now expected to do it year after year.. Cross county rivalries or conference championships become only a small stepping stone.. even years after Crossett made that run of 20+ state championships years ago, their expectations have not let up, which is unfair to the athletes of today.. It is like making millions; that 100 bonus at work doesn't mean much anymore.. I think Magnolia and Alma have handled the pressure well, but we didn't have a dynasty before the year 2004.. I guess my point is, to all the coaches out there who just teach winning, it has to go hand in hand with Rattlers philosophy because at the end of the day, we are shaping tomorrows leaders.. "Failure" will happen, but as long as your kids are giving 100%, the word doesn't exist

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« Reply #43 on: December 26, 2011, 02:22:55 pm »
Thanks, MHSGrad. I don't want to imply that we are not in it to win it; we are. But I want us to learn things along the way and enjoy the journey.



Finally, we should teach "winning" and what it takes to win but also to get back up after "failures". Getting back up is as important as anything.   

Leaders of tomorrow....  So true. We all must be in this thing together. 


I know MHS will be good. They always are. How do they look in comparison with past 6 years' teams?
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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #44 on: December 26, 2011, 06:21:10 pm »
Since we are on the subject of how track impacts kids beyond conference and state championships...


(This is kind of long)
I had grown up playing basketball at Alma my whole life. I was pretty good, I started throughout junior high. My dad was a basketball coach (not at Alma) and I knew all the ins and outs.

I grew up around the sport, but by my 9th grade year, I was completely burned out on it. I had no desire to play basketball anymore. I decided to stick with it in 9th grade because I didn't want to quit on the team, but by 10th grade I was ready to be done with it.

My parents convinced me to give it another chance at the start of my 10th grade year, and I said I would for one 9 weeks. I went through the 9 weeks and still had no desire to get better in the sport. I decided I needed to quit before the season started, and so after a lot of discussion, prayer, and awkward talks with coaches, I quit. It was strange for me, because I had never been a "quitter", but I knew it was the best decision for me. I didn't really have a sport to fall back on either...but my friend Colton (the legendary Matt Mason's little brother, lol) convinced me to try out track and field.

I remember walking up to Coach Mac my first day of track and talking about it and he said "Ok, get with the rest of the team and lift." And so I did. Not too many practices later, I was proving myself to be one of the better distance runners on the team (Alma had lost a stud 4 x 8 team to graduation the year before). By the first meet, I had earned my spot on the 4 x 8 team, and those 3 guys are still some of my closest friends.

Each year of track was different for me (at the state level that is). I experienced being so close to the prize but not being able to grasp it my sophomore year, being on the top of the mountain my junior year, and getting dominated by Magnolia my senior year. Yet, I would relive my sophomore and senior years over again if given the choice, because I learned about overcoming adversity, helping out friends, and what it takes to be successful in life. No doubt, Coach Mac is one of the top role models in my life.





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« Reply #45 on: December 26, 2011, 08:21:26 pm »
Great story and exactly what I am talking about.

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« Reply #46 on: December 26, 2011, 10:34:34 pm »
Depth at the sprints is very strong.. this is probably the best overall in field events that we have ever been.. our weakness will be distance, but it will be so spread out that the 800 is the only race that might hurt us.. Overall, this is probably our 4th best team.. 1 and 2 being Alexanders junior and senior years and 3rd being my senior year, 06..

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« Reply #47 on: December 27, 2011, 10:56:36 am »
That will be tough to beat. Good luck this season. Spring will be here in the blink of an eye.

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #48 on: December 27, 2011, 12:19:28 pm »
I know that i say it every year, and they seem to choke, but Cfv scares me.. we are better than our competitors or even with them in almost every event( better in hj, disc, lj, hurdles, and 400; even in 100, 200, 4x1, 4x4, and shot, except for Alma; Vilonia will probably going 1,2,4 in pv, but we should place 2) Our main strength is consistency over all the events.. Last year, we won 1 event at state and still won. All of our sprinters will be seniors this year, along with most of our jumpers, so hopefully their senior leadership will take over

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Re: 2012 Track and Field
« Reply #49 on: December 30, 2011, 10:32:18 am »
Sounds like a great group. Also sounds senior laden. How will you be in years to come. I know we can only speculate; but as fans it is fun to discuss.

 

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