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  • Greater Louisville Classic College Meet Preview

    Louisville, KY- The Greater Louisville Sports Commission (GLSC) will host over 75 colleges and universities from 16 states in the 8th Annual Greater Louisville Classic (GLC),  which local collegiate historians state will be the largest college meet contested in the south- EVER. The Classic, run this Saturday October 3rd, will bring together some of the top college cross country programs in the nation, as over 1,400 athletes are expected to compete at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park.

    Press Release - September 30, 2009 - Comment
  • Saucony Named Official Sponsor of Foot Locker Cross Country Championships

     Foot Locker announced today, that Saucony, Inc., has become the official sponsor for the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships (FLCCC), the nation’s premier high school championships for cross country runners.

    - September 30, 2009 - Comment
  • KYtrackXC.com Excellent 8 Middle School Team Rankings

     KYtrackXC.com Presents the FIRST EVER Excellent 8 Middle School Team Rankings

    Jonathan Grooms - September 29, 2009 - 4 Comments
  • CKC All-Conference Team

    CKC All-Conference Teams decided tonight at the CKC Championship.

    Jonathan Grooms - September 29, 2009 - Comment
  • KYtrackXC.com Week in Review: Rain = MUD

     

    Jonathan Grooms - September 28, 2009 - Comment
  • Midwest Meet of Champions Preview - **Updated with Virtual Meets**

    The 2009 version of the MMOC has all the key ingredients for a great day of elite team and individual cross country competition.  The MMOC has a festive atmosphere with loud music, top ranked teams, great depth, top individuals from several states and a fan friendly course that has yielded some blazing times in years past. 

    Scott Alpeter - September 27, 2009 - Comment
  • Franklin County Recap

    Heavy rains that lasted through the morning left the home of this year's state championships a muddy mess on Saturday for the Franklin County Invitiational. Still, we learned plenty about the course, about the toughness of a pair of Shelby County runners, and even a couple of surprise teams surfaced in the smaller classes.

    David St. Louis - September 27, 2009 - Comment
  • Eden/Karas Win Franklin County, Eaton Wins a Close One at Gatorland, Rielding 17:34 3 Mile

     Recap of the early Saturday action

    Jonathan Grooms - September 26, 2009 - 1 Comments
  • Tag yourself and your friends in photos

    NEW FEATURE!   Many of you may not have even known it, but you have long had the ability on this site to tag yourself or your athletes in a photo.  It was kind of complicated to use though and you couldn't tag others.  Now though, we've made it really easy! 

    Jason Byrne - September 24, 2009 - Comment
  • KYtrackXC.com September 23rd State Rankings

    A listing of the Top 10 teams and Top 20 individuals in each class. 

    Jonathan Grooms - September 23, 2009 - 13 Comments
  • Centerville's adidas Saturday Night Lights IV Preview **Updated with Coaches Instructions**

    The fourth addition to the Saturday Night Lights is back with a new venue, date and a lot more of excitement.

    James A. Weckesser - September 22, 2009 - Comment
  • Kentucky's Own Tyson Gay Breaks 100m American Record AGAIN

    USA’s Tyson Gay produced a blistering display to lower his American 100 metres record and power past early leader Jamaica’s Asafa Powell and improve on the 9.71sec record he set on the heels of Usain Bolt in Berlin, winning in 9.69 seconds (+2.0 m/s).

    IAAF Press Release - September 20, 2009 - Comment
  • Trinity/Valykerie Invitational: Brink 17:57, Byrne 15:09, Eaton 15:16

    There are only a few Saturdays of the entire cross-country season that have that combination of great weather, great competition, and a fast course. Today was one of those days at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park and we may have seen times today that forecast what could be ahead for those athletes that show well at the state meet and those that will race beyond the state championships.  

    David St. Louis - September 19, 2009 - Comment
  • Mason County Invitational Preview

    The 6th annual Mason County Cross Country Invitational will be held this Saturday at the US Bank/Mason County Indoor Track grounds, formerly the Jockey Manufacturing facility. The meet has grown dramatically over the past 6 years from a small local meet, to the second largest meet in number of entries, held this weekend in Kentucky outpaced only by the Trinity/Valkerie Invitational in Louisville. The meet boasts 36 teams and over 960 athletes entered in the weekend’s action.  

    Mark Kachler - September 18, 2009 - Comment
  • KYtrackXC.com September 17th Team Power Rankings: St. X / Manual #1

     KYtrackXC.com September 17th Team Power Rankings

    Jonathan Grooms - September 17, 2009 - 1 Comments
  • Current Top Five Individual Times for Each Region (Free)

    KYtrackXC.com is pleased to present a look at the top five individual times in each region throughout Kentucky.  These are as of September 14, 2009.  The link below above the top five individuals leads to a full rankings of every runner in the region.  

    Jonathan Grooms - September 16, 2009 - 5 Comments
  • Trinity/Valykerie Invitational Preview: KY, IN, TN, OH Showdown

    E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park plays host to some of the best running talent in the state of Kentucky this weekend, along with some impressive squads from Indiana, Ohio, and Tennessee. The course is fast and the weather looks cool, so look inside for what to expect this weekend! (Picture from last year's Trinity Invitational)

    David St. Louis - September 16, 2009 - Comment
  • KYtrackXC.com Athletes of the Week: September 15th

    In an effort to honor the top cross country performers from Kentucky, KYtrackXC.com will have a weekly set of Athletes of the Week.  There will be Middle School, High School, and College awardees.  Former Kentucky High School Track and Field athletes currently running in college are eligible for the College award, even if he or she attends a school out-of-state.

    Jonathan Grooms - September 15, 2009 - Comment
  • Rumble Recap: St. X and St. Henry Dominate Again

    In the third weekend of the season, we are starting to understand a few more things about the individual and team races in the state. Look inside to see what new information was uncovered at the Rumble this weekend.

    David St. Louis - September 13, 2009 - Comment
  • Grant County Recap: KYtrackXC.com Motivates Ryan Smith to the Win, Gonzales Wins Girls

    A look at the action at the Grant County Invitational held September 12th.

    Jonathan Graupmann - September 12, 2009 - Comment
  • Weekend Results

    Results from Saturday

    Jonathan Grooms - September 12, 2009 - Comment
  • Rumble Preview: AAA Boys #1, 2, 3 Showdown, Girls St. Henry v. Assumption

     Preview of the North Oldham Rumble Through the Jungle being held Saturday in Prospect.

    David St. Louis - September 11, 2009 - Comment
  • Automated Boys Rankings: Top 5 in A, AA, AAA and School Grade (FREE)

    KYtrackXC.com ranks all performances from Kentucky High School athletes of all classifications and for 95 % of all meets run.  The FREE listing below shows the current top five times for each school classification (A, AA, AAA) and senior, junior, sophomore, and freshmen classes.  A subscription to KYtrackXC.com is required to access the full listing of every cross country in Kentucky.   

    Jonathan Grooms - September 10, 2009 - Comment
  • Automated Girls Rankings: Top 5 in A, AA, AAA and School Grade (FREE)

    KYtrackXC.com ranks all performances from Kentucky High School athletes of all classifications and for roughly 98 % of all meets run.  The FREE listing below shows the current top five times for each school classification (A, AA, AAA) and senior, junior, sophomore, and freshmen classes.  A subscription to KYtrackXC.com is required to access the full listing of every cross country in Kentucky. 

    Jonathan Grooms - September 10, 2009 - Comment
  • KYtrackXC.com Athletes of the Week: September 9th

      In an effort to honor the top cross country performers from Kentucky, KYtrackXC.com will have a weekly set of Athletes of the Week.  There will be Middle School, High School, and College awardees.  Former Kentucky High School Track and Field athletes currently running in college are eligible for the College award, even if he or she attends a school out-of-state.

    Jonathan Grooms - September 09, 2009 - Comment
  • Running With The Mustangs: Tiger Run Edition

    The North Oldham boys opened their season at the Tiger Run. They discuss their thoughts on their performance in this week's edition of Running With the Mustangs.

    David St. Louis - September 09, 2009 - Comment
  • KYtrackXC.com September 8th Kentucky State Rankings

     KYtrackXC.com is pleased to present the first set of Kentucky State Class Rankings for the 2009 Cross Country season.  For each class and gender there are the Top 10 Teams and Top 20 Individuals.

    Jonathan Grooms - September 08, 2009 - 10 Comments
  • Shelby County Invitational Recap

    Here is the full recap from the events at Saturday's Shelby County Invitational featuring wins by Butler's Darius Berry and Paul Dunbar's Megan Klein.

    David St. Louis - September 06, 2009 - Comment
  • Madisonville North Hopkins Highlights (not official)

     Highlights from the Madisonville North Hopkins Invitational.

    Jonathan Grooms - September 06, 2009 - 10 Comments
  • Cassidy Hale Wins at Memphis 18:46, Daviess 3rd and Trinity 4th in Boys Team Action

    The Brooks Memphis Twilight Classic, one of the top meets in the Southeast was held last night in Memphis, TN.  Several Kentucky athletes and teams fared really well at the meet showing the states improved quality and depth in cross country. 

    Jonathan Grooms - September 06, 2009 - Comment
  • Ryle Invitational Recap

     Recap of the action at the Ryle Invitational.

    Jonathan Graupmann - September 06, 2009 - 21 Comments
  • Interview with Kaitlin Snapp of Danville

    Sophomore Kaitlin Snapp of Danville has claimed numerous state titles in her your career in Class A, but her spring season was cut short following a stress fracture. See what she is doing now and what she has hopes for this year.

    David St. Louis - September 05, 2009 - Comment
  • AJ Special Recap

     Recap of the AJ Special held last night at Asbury College.

    David St. Louis - September 04, 2009 - Comment
  • Class AA: Week in Review (FREE)

    KYtrackXC.com takes a look at how the top Class AA teams and individuals fared in the meets in Week 1.

    David St. Louis - September 03, 2009 - Comment
  • Class AAA: Week in Review (Ӝ)

    KYtrackXC.com takes a look at how the top Class AAA teams and individuals fared in the meets in Week 1.

    David St. Louis - September 03, 2009 - Comment
  • Class A: Week in Review (Ӝ)

     KYtrackXC.com takes a look at how the top Class A teams and individuals fared in the meets in Week 1.

    David St. Louis - September 03, 2009 - Comment
  • KYtrackXC.com Coaches Corner: Mark Levdahl, North Oldham Middle School (Ӝ

    Mark Levdahl, Head Cross Country/Track Coach at North Oldham Middle School has coached sixteen individual Middle School state champions.  His teams have five state championships in cross country and track.   

    Jonathan Grooms - September 02, 2009 - 3 Comments
  • KYtrackXC.com Athletes of the Week: September 1st

     In an effort to honor the top cross country performers from Kentucky, KYtrackXC.com will have a weekly set of Athletes of the Week.  There will be Middle School, High School, and College awardees.  Former Kentucky High School Track and Field athletes currently running in college are eligible for the College award, even if he or she attends a school out-of-state. 

    Jonathan Grooms - September 01, 2009 - Comment