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US Juniors - national championship for athletes under age 20. Qualifying meet for Team USA for the Pan Am Games in Brazil July 13-19. Details

Nike Outdoor Nationals - NSSF holds it's national high school championship meet for the 17th time, the third year in a row at North Carolina A&T's fine facility in Greensboro NC. Details

Great Southwest Classic - 32nd running of meet in Albuquerque marks rise to one of the elite meets in the US with the addition of top national athletes to challenge regional champions. Details

Ostrava 2007 - US athletes vie for Team USA for 5th World Youth Championships in Czech Republic in July. Details

Arcadia Invitational - 40th running of the biggest meet of the HS outdoor season. Details

Wrapping up Indoor Nationals NIN - NSIC

Preps Win 2 at USATF XC - DyeStat/DyeStatCal coverage with Rich Gonzalez, Marc Davis, and John "The Track Junkie" Nepolitan. Jordan Hasay CA leads from the start for easy win; Aurora Scott VA 4th. Then Elliott Heath MN takes a stunner with Matt Tebo NM 3rd. Meet pages HERE and on DyeStatCal - MSG Board thread - Jr Women's Video - Jr. Men's Video - Review Video

US News Log

  • 2/17/07 - Simplot Games - Pocatello ID - Bianca Knight sets new national indoor 200 meter record.
  • 2/10/07 - USATF Junior XC Championships - Jordan Hasay CA leads from the start for easy win; Aurora Scott VA 4th. Then Elliott Heath MN takes a stunner with Matt Tebo NM 3rd. Also on DyeStatCal
  • 2/3/07 - New Balance Collegiate - Nine US#1s in 11 events, including Sean Holston's #2 all-time 33.21 300, Eleanor Roosevelt MD 9:01.17 girls 4x800 (#4 a-t) and Axel Mostrag VA 2:26.11 (#9 all-time)
  • 2/2/07 - NY Millrose Games - Danielle Tauro (again) 4:52.81 and Jason Weller 4:15.81 HS Mile
  • 1/27/07 - VA Virginia Tech . - 8 US#1s
  • 1/27/07 - MA Reebok Boston Indoor - Duncan Phillips TX US#1 4:09.20, Matt Centrowitz MD 2nd 4:10.85. Danielle Tauro NJ and soph teammate Jillian Smith go 1-2 4:52.20/4:53.58.
  • 1/21/07 - NY Millrose Selectees - Danielle Tauro and Steve Murdock are top seeds.
  • 1/20/07 - NY 12th New Balance Indoor Games - Webb, Tauro, Moen win miles - Dalilah beats women in 400
  • 1/20/07 - TX Carl Lewis Invitational - Rynell Parson TX just misses US soph 60 mark again.
  • 1/20/07 - CT Yale Classic - Steve Murdock 4:15.21 mile and Hannah Davidson 9:52.83 3k race to US#1s.
  • 1/20/07 - NC Eastern Challenge - Johnny Dutch rips a USR 7.07 55H on his 18th birthday.
  • 1/20/07 - NV Reno PV Summit - US#1s for Maston Wallace TX 17-00 and Tori Anthony CA 14-00.
  • 1/13/07 - NY Molloy Stanner Games - Brittany Sheffey NY US#1 4:54.09 leads 5 US#1s, plus Walter Henning NY 84-10.25 WT (his #4 ever), 61-02 SP.
  • 1/13/07 - AR Arkansas Invite - Bianca Knight MS US#1 23.27 (.01 off PR), Rynell Parson TX US#2 6.77 60/US#1 21.62 (US Soph record). 4 more US#1s.
  • 1/6/07 - NY Hispanic Games - 4 US#1 records, 2 Millrose Mile Qualifiers - On site with John Nepolitan
  • 1/6/07 - NH Dartmouth Relays - Walter Henning NY Sets Another USR 86-02 in 25 lb. Weight Throw
  • 1/6/07 - LA LSU High School Indoor Classic - Dallas Gold/Dunbar HS jr Victoria Jordan 6.93 55m victorious over Knight
  • 12/29/06 - RI Brown Invitational - Scotia-Glenville NY's Caroline King wins a fast mile in a US#1 4:55.56
  • 12/27/06 - NY Marine Corps Classic - Blazing 800s and DMRs.
  • 12/16/06 - NY 53rd Bishop Loughlin Games - DyeStat on site at The Armory
  • 12/09/06 - Foot Locker Nationals - Click for complete DyeStat coverage
  • 12/02/09 - NTN III - Click for complete DyeStat coverage
  • 11/25/06 - Foot Locker regionals - Northeast - Midwest - South
  • DyeStat was on-site at all three Foot Locker regionals Nov. 25.
    . We have posted complete results, winners photos and summaries.

    • Northeast
    • NE Boys - Craig Forys wins, Sintayehu Taye 2nd.
    • NE Girls - Neely Spence and Carly Seymour, who finished 1-3 for Pennsylvania, practiced relaxation techniques to succeed.
    • South - See all the qualifiers in John Herzog photo album
    • SO Boys - Ryan Hill NC surprises favorites, catching Girma Mecheso in the third mile. Now he looks to get some respect for the South.
    • SO Girls - Aurora Scott VA 16:25, Kathy Kroeger TN 16:32, both beating Erin Keough's 20-year-old meet record. Scott's goal for San Diego: "I'm going out there to win it."
    • Midwest
    • MW Boys - Hassan Mead MN wins; Illinois favorites Evan Jager and Kevin Havel fail to qualify.
    • MW Girls - Omaha freshman Emily Sisson runs a race to remember.
  • 11/23/06 steveu's Foot Locker Northeast Picks - Forys over Gruenewald; Neely Spence could surprise
  • 11/23/06 steveu's Foot Locker South Picks - Mecdheso and Kroeger have the superior talent
  • 11/23/06 steveu's Foot Locker Midwest Picks - Jager and Vanatta will pull away
  • 11/11/06 - Foot Locker Favorites - update 2 - Steve Underwood takes a closer look in mid-November.
  • 11/5/06 - NTN Selection Sunday #1 - first 16 teams invited.
  • 10/28/06 - Rocky Mountain Championships - new regional meet features teams from Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah and Colorado.
  • 10/25/06 - NTN Selection Sunday Schedule - 2006 Nike Team National teams, 20 boys and 20 girls, will be picked on four Sundays in November.
  • NTN news
    Coaches Clinic at NTN - Nike and Eastbay present an educational component for coaches attending Nike Team Nationals in Portland OR Dec. 2 - topics include building a successful HS XC program, the athlete-coach relationship, and footwear - - clinic is free to the first 100 registrants.
    NTN Open Race Entries Update - 63 teams entered from 16 states and Kenya as of Nov. 26
    Selection Sunday Schedule - Nike Team National teams, 20 boys and 20 girls, will be picked on four Sundays in November.

    State champions abound at Rocky Mountain Championships - - 20 teams and 18 individuals - INDEX

    Harrier Super 25 national rankings Update 3 - Big Shakeup -- new Number One teams are Mead WA boys and Yankton SD girls. Harrier Super 25 Update 3

    College Choices 2007 - With the early letter of intent signing period underway (Nov 8-15), we have opened up a College Choices page for the class of 2007. See Choices 2007.



2006 DyeStat MVPs
Gabby Mayo and Walter Henning


DyeStat MVPs - 30 Athletes of the Year

Hilton NY girls, Mead WA boys start season as US#1 in Marc Bloom's national cross country team rankings. 25 of 50 teams in Pre-Season Harrier SUPER 25 were unranked at the end last year.


right, Hilton NY girls earned US#1 ranking last year by beating perennial champ Saratoga NY at Nike Team Nationals. Can they repeat?
photo by Kirby Lee

steveu's Foot Locker Favorites

West Boys
Tebo-Cybulski Showdown Probably Won't Happen in Top-Heavy West
WEST BOYS - last of a series.

Foot Locker Favorites index page


Foot Locker Favorites - National Girls
They'll be chasing Jordan, Mel, Danielle

DyeStat senior editor Steven (steveu) Underwood analyzes the leading contenders for 2006 Foot Locker Cross Country titles. Last year he was right on. We now have pre-season rankings of National Boys and National Girls and will follow with boys and girls for each region over the next few days. The lists will be updated throughout the season until the regional meets -- Nov. 25 in the Northeast, South and Midwest; and Dec 2 in the West. steveu's Foot Locker Favorites

Jordan Hasay CA

by Vic Sailer / PhotoRun
Marie Lawrence NV

by John Dye
Danielle Tauro NJ

by John Dye