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.
CLICK BELOW FOR COMPLETE COVERAGE. We have posted complete results, winners photos and summaries.
- 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."
- 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.
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.
- 10/25/06 - Coaches Clinic at NTN - Nike and Eastbay present an educational component for coaches attending NTN - topics include building a successful HS XC program, the athlete-coach relationship, and footwear
- 10/24/06 - NTN Open Race Update - 53 teams entered -
Loaded boys field is complete - 7 girls spots remain - Kenyan teams will run with Americans - real time chip scoring will be used
- 10/21/06 - Mt. SAC Invitational - results, stories, pix, v ideo of biggest meet of season
- 10/20/06 - Foot Locker Favorites - Mid-Season update - steveu's mid-season update of his national individual rankings - find out who are the rising stars and what showdowns remain.- Mid Season Boys - Mid Season Girls
- 10/13/06 - Harrier Super 25 Update 2
- 10/13/06 - Week 5 NTN regional rankings
- 10/1/06 - College Choices 2007 - With the early letter of intent signing period looming (Nov 8-15), we have opened up a College Choices page for the class of 2007.
- 9/28/06 BorderClash - Oregon v. Washington post-season battle for Northwest supremacy
- 9/22/06 Harrier Super 25 Update 1 - Royal Simi Valley CA boys and Hilton NY girls are US#1.
- 9/21/06 Great American Box Assignments - HS Boys - HS Girls - College
- steveu's Foot Locker Favorites - Pre-Season - West boys - Tebo-Cybulski Showdown Probably Won't Happen in Top-Heavy West
- steveu's Foot Locker Favorites - Pre-Season - West girls - A tough road ahead -- if you're not Jordan, Mel or another Cali girl.
- 9/7/06 Great American - Entries and Revised Seeds: BOYS - GIRLS
- steveu's Foot Locker Favorites - Pre-Season - South girls - Shuffle at the top -- exit Nichole Jones, re-enter Aurora Scott
- steveu's Foot Locker Favorites - Pre-Season - South boys - Look for new faces after Ben Hubers, Colby Lowe and Duncan Phillips
- steveu's Foot Locker Favorites - Pre-Season - Midwest girls - Dakota Dreamin' - runners from SD, ND could take 4 of top 6 places
- steveu's Foot Locker Favorites - Pre-Season - Midwest boys - a big two of Jager and Turner, and then eight big question marks.
- steveu's Foot Locker Favorites - Pre-Season - Northeast boys - 8 top runners could win it all or lose it all in unpredictable region.
- steveu's Foot Locker Favorites - Pre-Season - Northeast girls - Tauro leads deep, deep field, with 22 of last year's top 28 girls returning.
- Pre-Season Harrier Super 25 - Hilton NY girls and Mead WA boys are US#1 in Marc Bloom's national cross country team rankings.
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
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
- 2006 NTN pre-season rankings - top 10 boys and girls cross country teams in each of 8 regions.
- Aug 9 DyeStatters pwn Bulgarian Flag on Drawball
- World Juniors Day 6 Coverage - relays conclude the meet.
- World Juniors Day 5 Coverage - USA advances to finals in all four relays. Darius Reed makes 110H final.
- World Juniors Day 4 Coverage - Chris Carter (400H) wins gold!!! Bronze for Rebekah Noble (800) and Tiffany Ofili (100H) - Gabby Mayo (200) is 5th - John Hickey (SP), Erin Bedell (1500) advance to finals.
- World Juniors Day 3 Coverage - Two more silvers, this time to Nicole Leach in the 400H and Justin Oliver in the 400. Also, US sprinters, hurdlers advance in 200 and 100H rounds. Gabby Mayo and Chris Carter win semis in the 200 and 400H.
- World Juniors Day 2 coverage - Gabby Mayo 2nd in 100m final; several others advance.
- China from 38,000 feet and Beijing on the ground - Mike Byrnes' trip from Virginia to Beijing via the North Pole, sans deodorant and after shave lotion -- -- plus what he sees when he lands.
- World Juniors Day 1 coverage - US sprinters, jumpers advance
- IAAF Pre-Meet Press Conference - Comments about the meet from officials and select athlete interviews, including Ebony Collins.
- US chances at World Juniors - Doug Speck and Mike Kennedy preview Americans on eve of meet.
- DyeStat arrives in Beijing - 2 days before World Juniors
- Aug 15-20 - IAAF World Junior Championships - Beijing, China
- Aug 8 - Road to Eugene Junior Meet - Eugene OR
- Jul 29 - Aug 5 - AAU Junior Olympics - Hampton Roads VA
- Jul 25-30 - USATF Junior Olympics - Baltimore MD
- Jul 24 - Energy Solutions 10k - Salt Lake City UT
- Jul 14-16 UAGTCA Youth Invitational - Philadelphia PA
- Jul 8 - Caribbean Scholastic Invitational - Carolina, Puerto Rico
- Jun 27 - Jul 2 - USATF Youth Nationals - Greensboro NC
- Jun 21 - 25 - USATF Junior Nationals - Indianapolis IN
- Jun 15 - 17 - Nike Outdoor Nationals - Greensboro NC
- Jun 10 - 47th adidas Golden West Invitational - Folsom CA
- Jun 10 - Midwest Meet of Champions - Jackson MI
- Jun 9 - Midwest Distance Gala - Elmhurst IL
- Jun 3 - 30th Golden South Classic - Orlando FL
- Jun 1 - 3 - Great Southwest Classic - Albuquerque NM
- May 27 - DeKalb International Prep Classic - Atlanta GA
- Apr 27 - 29 - Penn Relays - Philadelphia PA
- Apr 15 - Team XO Invite - Eugene OR
- Apr 8 - Taco Bell Classic - Columbia SC
- Apr 7 - 8 - Texas Relays - Austin TX
- Apr 7 - 8 - Arcadia Invitational - Arcadia CA
- Apr 1- 2 - World Cross Country Championships - Fukuoka, Japan
- Mar 31 - Apr 1 - Mobile Challenge of Champions - Mobile AL
- Mar 24 - 25 - Nokia Sugar Bowl Classic - New Orleans LA
- Mar 11 - 12 Nike
Indoor Nationals - PG Sportsplex, Landover MD
- Mar 10 - 12 National
Scholastic Indoor Championships - NY Armory, NYC
- Feb 16 - 18 Simplot
Games - Pocatello ID
- Feb 11 - Gerry
Lindgren 5000m Invitational
- Feb 3 - 4 New
Balance Collegiate Invitational - New York Armory
- Feb 3 Millrose Games - Madison Square Garden, New York
- Jan Pole Vault Summit - Reno NV
- Jan 21 New Balance Games - New York Armory
- Jan 20 - 21 Yale
Classic - New Haven CT
- Jan 7 Hispanic Games - New York Armory
- Dec 18 Bishop Loughlin Games - New York Armory