Monthly Archives: September 2011

Dept. of Things I Did Not Know

Apparently there is an American Mustache Institute. And it just published its list of top mustache-friendly cities. Detroit ranks number 5. This is not surprising, given that the area is/was the training base for such awesomely mustached-American runners as Will … Continue reading

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Weekly Big Ten Men’s Report

This week’s roundup of action in the Big Ten… Rankings Big Ten teams in the USTFCCCA’s week 3 poll are as follows. 2. Wisconsin (2nd last week) 6. Indiana (highest ranking in school history; 7th last week) 20. Minnesota (24th … Continue reading

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Weekly Big Ten Women’s Report

This week’s roundup of action in the Big Ten… Rankings Big Ten teams in the USTFCCCA’s week 3 poll are as follows. 13. Michigan (12th last week) 19. Michigan State (26th last week) 21. Minnesota (21st last week) 27. Iowa … Continue reading

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Weekend College Cross Country Roundup

One of the really great things about college cross country, as opposed to college track, is that not only is virtually every meet scored, but who wins them really matters. Points for at-large bids to the NCAA Championships are on … Continue reading

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Inter-Regional Bubble Buster Report

Today the University of Toledo hosted an invitational called the Inter-Regional Bubble Buster. It was a women’s only meet, and just 4k at that, but a pretty good field was assembled. The final scores, and each team’s current ranking… 36 … Continue reading

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Weekly Big Ten Men’s Report

This week’s roundup of action in the Big Ten… Rankings Big Ten teams in the USTFCCCA’s week 2 poll are as follows. 2. Wisconsin (2nd last week) 7. Indiana (7th last week) 24. Minnesota (24th last week) 26. Ohio State … Continue reading

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Weekly Big Ten Women’s Report

This week’s roundup of action in the Big Ten… Rankings Big Ten teams in the USTFCCCA’s week 2 poll are as follows. 12. Michigan (13th last week) 18. Penn State (18th last week) 26. Michigan State (28th last week) 28. … Continue reading

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Some Intellectual Honesty, Please

At Friday’s Ivo Van Damme Memorial meet in Brussels, Belgium, there were many fine competitions and outstanding marks. One, however, stood out from the rest. The newly crowned World Champion at 100 meters, Yohan Blake, tried his hand at 200 … Continue reading

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Weekly Big Ten Men’s Report

This week’s roundup of action in the Big Ten… Rankings Big Ten teams in the USTFCCCA’s August 30 preseason poll are as follows. 2. Wisconsin (3rd last week) 7. Indiana (8th last week, ties highest-ever ranking) 24. Minnesota (27th last … Continue reading

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Weekly Big Ten Women’s Report

This week’s roundup of action in the Big Ten… Rankings Big Ten teams in the USTFCCCA’s August 30 preseason poll are as follows. 13. Michigan (13th last week) 18. Penn State (18th last week) 27. Iowa (28th last week) 28. … Continue reading

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