delonetrack

New Oxford, PA

Discussion Posts

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13 days ago District 8
@boroxc I dont know much about the western half of the state other than what i read, and a lot of...
14 days ago District 8
@sverige55 correct..when I say enrollment I mean the ratio of big and small schools...not the act...
14 days ago District 8
@sverige55 just an opinion and my numbers come from track but alot of the gripes about classifica...
14 days ago District 8
@sverige55 For track in District 8 they continue to have their own district, but they only send...
2 months ago Should the PIAA add a third classification in track & field?
@Jrlowery there would be 18 automatic qualifiers...not every district in every class would get an...
2 months ago Should the PIAA add a third classification in track & field?
@Jrlowery the one system i heard floated was a max cap of 24 athletes per event at states, no exc...
2 years ago PIAA moves to 6A for football & makes changes for many other sports - status quo for T&F
@merbz96 The track and field steering committee is the key. There are about 12-13 guys that repr...
2 years ago PIAA moves to 6A for football & makes changes for many other sports - status quo for T&F
@gscoach 580 football schools deserve 6 classes and 608 track schools deserve two...its sad...why...
3 years ago Indoor Track Participation
I wanted to post a question and get some responses. It seems like the indoor meets my team att...
3 years ago Triple Jump boards at Shippensburg
@bmaxin there is a 26' painted line and then a 30' and 34' board...not sure what they have for bo...
3 years ago Pennsylvania High School Track
I did a 50 page analysis on going to 3 classifications for track and field..complete district b...
4 years ago My coach doesn't care
@Bimmylad I sympathise with you. I am assuming you are in high school..I would only leave th...
4 years ago Philly Public School Crisis
@get24esq Last night the preliminary budget was passed with no sports budget (cut all sports).....
4 years ago PIAA AA State Qualifying
@nkosiek Well said, I think no system is perfect. If I had one wish, it would be a minor tweak....
4 years ago Philly Public School Crisis
@nkosiek Thanks for the response. When will you know for sure? That stinks for those kids.
4 years ago Philly Public School Crisis
Is anyone close enough to the Philly Public school district to comment on the rumors that Philly ...
4 years ago D8 Championship
@nkosiek That seems like a good idea...thanks
4 years ago D8 Championship
Did I read correctly that every event winner at the District 8 meet automatically qualifies for...
4 years ago BCIAA Firing Championship Track Meet (Berks Ct) 2013
@dnantz78 Berks County and the Tri-Valley League are the two leagues in District III where it is ...
5 years ago district question
Thanks for the response. To half the state i am assuming it is a non-issue. I am just glad th...
5 years ago district question
I enjoy reading other coaches/runners opinion on things related to the piaa on this website. I t...
5 years ago State Qualifying Teams
Post that proposal....would be interested to see it.
5 years ago State Qualifying Teams
Mandating that a district have a minimum of 50 active schools in it to be considered a PIAA distr...
5 years ago State Qualifying Teams
@boroxc Here is how many schools each district has (total not just xc)...D1- 87 schools, D2- 42, ...
5 years ago State Qualifying Teams
I know that i may have an unpopular view, but at least in my area, cross country participation ju...
5 years ago Harrisburg High School cutting sports
I watched the news last night and saw that Harrisburg's budget next year right now does not inclu...
5 years ago Enrollment Figures for cross country for 2012-2013
@boroxc Sorry for the longer response, but i feel strongly about this. Boro, you make good poi...
5 years ago D7/D8 questions at states: about the 1600 and beyond
@sverige55 District 8 has 0 AA Schools, all of them are considered AAA, all 7 of them. As to t...
5 years ago District 8 question
I think if you went with the indoor format it would create the oppritunity to go to three classif...
5 years ago District 8 question
Its not about innercity, consolidation of schools, demographics or whatever. I guess my problem ...
5 years ago District 8 question
I am not familiar with the specifics in western PA, but what justifies 6 schools being their own ...
6 years ago Article Comment: PIAA going to three classifications for cross country for 2012
no option of opting down...but you can go up...but why would you?? The meets are going to take pl...
6 years ago Article Comment: PIAA going to three classifications for cross country for 2012
Redistricting would solve alot, true, but from what I hear, we all need to accept that will not h...