Monthly Archives: February 2012

Weekly College Awards

The awards were delayed by two days for a couple of reasons. Several conference meets finished up on Sunday, and then I was traveling back home from the USATF Indoor Championships on Monday. Better late than never! This was Conference … Continue reading

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VISA Championship Series update

I’m in Albuquerque for the USA Indoor Championships, slated to get started at noon local time (2:00 PM Eastern time). Portions of the meet will be webcast by RunnerSpace.com and a tape-delayed package will be on ESPN tonight at 7:30. … Continue reading

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College Conference Update

This weekend in indoor track is kind of like the first two days of March Madness. Between college conference championships and the national championships of various countries, there’s so much to keep up with and the overload is kind of … Continue reading

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The future of US indoor track?

Right now I’m in Albuquerque, covering the USATF Indoor Championships. It’s kind of an odd situation for me. I’m not really a journalist so much as a self-appointed loudmouth with a blog. Today was my first-ever press conference (at least … Continue reading

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Conference Championship Previews: Midwest

Last in my series of conference championship previews… Remember, all references to team rankings, either national or regional, are my own rankings and not those of the USTFCCCA.

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Conference Championship Previews: Southeast

More in my series of conference championship previews… Previously I looked at meets in the northeast, west and south central. Now we go to the southeast. Remember, all references to team rankings, either national or regional, are my own rankings … Continue reading

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Ever hear of Willis Ward?

Here’s a brief but fascinating bit from a Michigan blog about Willis Ward — a Michigan Wolverine who defeated Jesse Owens in 2 out of 3 head-to-head matchups in a 1935 indoor meet a few months prior to Owens’ famous … Continue reading

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Conference Championship Previews: South Central

More in my series of conference championship previews… Previously I looked at meets in the northeast and west. Now we go to the south central region. Remember, all references to team rankings, either national or regional, are my own rankings … Continue reading

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Conference Championship Previews: West

Yesterday I kicked off my series of conference championship previews with the meets in the northeast. Now we look to the west. Remember, all references to team rankings, either national or regional, are my own rankings and not those of … Continue reading

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Conference Championship Previews: Northeast

This weekend is when all the college conferences have their championships. I’ll be previewing all of them right here. I’ll be breaking the previews down into groups by the five regions I use for team rankings. Today I’m going with … Continue reading

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