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  1. IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships
    23 May, 2018
    IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships
    The IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships will run from May 24 to May 26 at O'Brien Stadium on the campus of Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois 1A Boys Prelims begin Thursday. 2A Boys Prelims start on Friday morning followed by the 3A prelims Friday Afternoon. State Final Saturday begins at 10:00 AM. Here are the state meet previews along with sectional recaps to get you ready for this weekend's action. 1A Boys State Meet Preview | 1A Boys Sectional Recaps 2A Boys
  2. IHSA Girls State Track and Field Championships Highlights
    22 May, 2018
    IHSA Girls State Track and Field Championships Highlights
    Here are highlights of the IHSA Girls State Track & Field Championships that took place from May 17-19, 2018 1A Girls Recap 2A Girls Recap 3A Girls Recap Videos  Photos
  3. IHSA Girls Sectional Highlights
    14 May, 2018
    IHSA Girls Sectional Highlights
    The road for the Girls State Track and Field Championships in Illinois was made a little clearer with sectional competitions in the three classes across the state. Highlights of each of the sectionals are on the links below. The IHSA State Meet will begin on Thursday, May 17 on the campus of Eastern Illinois University. 1A Girls Sectional Highlights | 1A Girls Final Qualifiers 2A Girls Sectional Highlights | 2A Girls Final Qualifiers 3A Girls Sectional Highlights | 3A Girls Final Qualifiers
  4. 2018 Illinois Top Times Championships
    22 Mar, 2018
    2018 Illinois Top Times Championships
    Everything that you need to know about this weekend's Illinois Top Times Championship at Illinois Wesleyan University's Shirk Center in Bloomington. The meet begins with the 1A session Friday afternoon at 3:05 PM. If you can't make it to the Shirk Center, you can watch the meet LIVE via +PLUS! Videos will be available after the meet ON DEMAND via +PLUS! Meet Previews - 1A | 2A | 3A Meet Programs - 1A | 2A | 3A Storylines to Watch ITT Live Webcast Meet Schedule Illinois Top Times Official
  5. Sub 5/Sub 6 Challenge set for fifth season for High School distance runners
    08 Feb, 2018
    Sub 5/Sub 6 Challenge set for fifth season for High School distance runners
    This is the fifth season for the Sub 5 /Sub 6 Challenge for High School Distance runners. The name of the game is simple. If you are a boys' distance runner in High School, run under sub 5 for 1600-meters or under 10:30 for 3200-meters, and have your coach submit your time to make the list. If you are a girls' distance runner in High School, run under sub 6 for 1600-meters or under 12:45 for 3200-meters and have your coach submit your time to make the list. This is not a contest between
  6. ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 3A Boys Events
    01 Feb, 2018
    ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 3A Boys Events
    Wes York and Charlie Kern (pictured, Laura Duffy Photo) are two of the top returning runners in the 800 Meter Run. There are so many 3A Boys athletes that will take center stage on the national level this 2018 season. We saw what happened last fall during the Cross Country Season. We are about to see that this spring in Track & Field. Get yourself ready for the up coming season by reading previews for each of the 18 events that will take place on the 3A schedule. 3A Boys Distance Events 3A
  7. ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 2A Boys Events
    01 Feb, 2018
    ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 2A Boys Events
    The East St. Louis-Senior 4x400 Relay team after winning the 3A state title last year in Charleston (Laura Duffy Photo) East St. Louis-Senior moves from 3A down to 2A for the upcoming season. They will be the big favorite for the team championship. Read about their chances, along with other athletes chances, for the upcoming season with the ILXCTF.com Preview of each of the 18 events. 2A Boys Distance Events 2A Boys Field Events 2A Boys Sprint/Hurdle Events
  8. ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 1A Boys Events
    01 Feb, 2018
    ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 1A Boys Events
    Riley Wells (pictured, Laura Duffy photo) is back to defend his title in the 800 Meter Run and help Rockford Christian defend their championship in the 4x400 Meter Relay. Illini West has Connor Artman and Jacob Bryan back in their pursuit of a second straight 1A team championships. Check out previews for the 18 events that will take place at the IHSA State Meet. Remember...less than four months before we converge on Charleston. 1A Boys Distance Events 1A Boys Field Events 1A Boys
  9. ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 3A Girls Events
    24 Jan, 2018
    ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 3A Girls Events
    New faces in the field events but familiar faces in the sprints and distance events will make the year in the IHSA 3A Girls Classification exciting to watch. Katelynne Hart will look to add more state championships to her less than two-year High School resume. Who will be the queen of the sprints: DaJour Miles, Ameia Wilson, or Amira Young? Lincoln-Way East (pictured, Laura Duffy photo) won the 3A 4x4 last season. Will they repeat in 2018? Those questions should be answered in May. In the
  10. ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 2A Girls Events
    23 Jan, 2018
    ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 2A Girls Events
    Kiara Pauli (pictured) was one of the many reasons why Dunlap dominated in winning the 2A Girls Team Championship last May. The Eagles return the core of last year's scorers, but will have a tougher time repeating their team championship especially with East St. Louis-Senior moving down to 2A this season. There are many stories that will be told in this classification this spring.  Let's start by looking at the previews for the upcoming season in each of the 18 events. 2A Girls Distance
  11. ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 1A Girls Events
    22 Jan, 2018
    ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 1A Girls Events
    St. Joseph-Ogden (center) will rely on strong relay running to chase after the 1A Girls State Championship this May in Charleston. Get ready for the track season with previews for the upcoming IHSA Track & Field Season 1A Girls Distance Events 1A Girls Field Events 1A Girls Sprints | Hurdles More season previews in other IHSA Classifications coming soon!
  12. Joe Newton 1929 - 2017
    10 Dec, 2017
    Joe Newton 1929 - 2017
    Joe Newton passed away in his sleep Saturday morning. Mr. Newton was 88 years old. The picture for this article was taken in 1978 after York won their seventh state championship. Mr. Newton was carried around the gym at Peoria HS after the awards ceremony. This is the only time that this happened. Here are some of the pieces that are out there from the past 24 hours. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at [email protected] DyeStat Article | In Memoriam | Lessons Learned
  13. ITCCCA Clinic - January 5-6, 2018
    06 Dec, 2017
    ITCCCA Clinic - January 5-6, 2018
    Registration is still open for the 2018 ITCCCA Clinic sponsored by First to the Finish. The clinic again will be held at The Westin at Yorktown in Lombard, Illinois on January 5-6, 2018. The Hall of Fame Induction ceremony will be on January 6 from 1PM to 3 PM. The 2018 Induction class includes: James Brauer - Petersburg Porta High School Chuck Danner - Metamora High School Cynthia Fitzgerald - Argenta-Oreana High School Kevin Kramer - Shelbyville High School Michelle Lillis - Rock Island
  14. NXN - Naperville North Girls 2nd, Downers Grove North Boys 4th
    03 Dec, 2017
    NXN - Naperville North Girls 2nd, Downers Grove North Boys 4th
    It was a great day for Illinois High School Cross Country on Saturday, December 2 at the Nike Cross Nationals in Portland, Oregon. Naperville North finished second overall in the Girls race making them the highest placing Illinois team in meet history. Yorkville finished 18th in their first apperance at the meet. Katelynne Hart finished 4th in the individual race earning her All-American honors for the second straight year. Naperville North's Sarah Schmitt finished 8th and Alex Morris finished
  15. Nike Cross Nationals - An Illinois View
    01 Dec, 2017
    Nike Cross Nationals - An Illinois View
    Three teams and four individual qualifiers from Illinois look for high finishes at the Nike Cross Nationals Saturday at Glendoover Golf Course in Portland, Oregon. Live webcast of the meet begins Saturday at 11:20 AM CST - Webcast Link Mike Newman previews both races - BOYS | GIRLS Pre-Meet Interviews - Danny Kilrea-Dylan Jacobs-Clayton Mendez | Katelynne Hart | Naperville North | Yorkville | Downers Grove North (coming soon)
  16. XC Zone - National Top 35 Team Recaps - November 20, 2017
    20 Nov, 2017
    XC Zone - National Top 35 Team Recaps - November 20, 2017
    We head into the final week of Nike Cross Regional Meets as well as the California State Meet. Here are recaps from this past weekend along with national and regional lists. NOTE: There will be an analysis of the at-large teams that will be published on Tuesday, November 21. We hope to have the final Top 35 National Lists up on Saturday, November 25 by 8 PM CST. Recap Boys - National Top 35 | Regional Top 10 Lists Girls - National Top 35 | Regional Top 10 Lists
  17. North Central College wins 18th Men's D3 National Championship
    19 Nov, 2017
    North Central College wins 18th Men's D3 National Championship
    Top-ten finishes from former Illinois High School runners Jared Borowsky (Stevenson), Dhruvil Patel (Niles North), and Al Baldonado (Spring Valley Hall) leads North Central College to their 18th National D3 National Championship. Recap | Results | NCC Team Interview
  18. XC Zone - National Top 35 Team Recaps - November 15, 2017
    15 Nov, 2017
    XC Zone - National Top 35 Team Recaps - November 15, 2017
    Three Nike Cross Regionals, 12 teams qualified for Portland and the Nike Cross Nationals on December 2. A look back at the past week of meets across the nation. BOYS - Top 35 List | Recap GIRLS - Top 35 List | Recap
  19. Nike Cross Midwest Regional Recap
    13 Nov, 2017
    Nike Cross Midwest Regional Recap
    Naperville North Girls and Downers Grove North Boys both took home regional championships at the Nike Cross Midwest Regional Championships on November 12 in Terre Haute, Indiana. Yorkville finished second in the Girls race. All three teams have automatically qualified to run in the Nike Cross Nationals in Portland, Oregon on December 2. Lyons Township and Neuqua Valley finished third in the Boys Championship race. Barrington finished third in the Girls championship race. Any of these three
  20. NXR Midwest Storylines to Watch
    11 Nov, 2017
    NXR Midwest Storylines to Watch
    Illinois could be huge in Sunday's Nike Cross Midwest Regional in Terre Haute, Indiana. Danny Kilrea (pictured) and Katelynne Hart are the defending champions in this meet. Illinois could take all four team qualifying spots at Lavern Gibson National Course. Storylines to Watch Meet Entries Live Webcast Illinois Speed Rankings Projections

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