Articles by Nolan Jez

Nolan Jez

njez@milesplit.com

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  • Sunday MileStat Times (4/20)

    In this special edition of the MileStat Sunday Times some old features are brought back to bring unique stories to this state as well as new ones are added. One of the new features added and another reason to subscribe is the announcing of the performance of the week. This is your one stop location for all the articles, photos, videos, and more from this week. 
    19 Hours Ago - Feature
     
  • Video and Photo Coverage 4/16-4/19

    Despite it being a weekend with few major invitationals, the MileStat team was out in full force getting great coverage from multiple meets this past weekend.
    19 Hours Ago - Photos
     
  • Complete Performances Recap (4/13-4/20): Alcorta US#9 10:19 3200

    Despite it being a lessened but longer weekend of competition, the times and marks did not dissapoint. Even despite this lack in full participation, many of the state's elite programs did not take a break from action and posted very impressive performances. This is a recap of the entire week's elite perforances as well as all the coverage from them. 
    19 Hours Ago - Meet Summary
     
  • 2014 Penn Relays Carnival Preview, Seven Races You Can't Miss

    Each year when the calendar hits April it is time to check the Milesplit rankings nearly everyday and see who is the comeptiton this year, who will win which races, and sometimes the most prudent question who will fight with the Jamaicans the longest. 
    21 Hours Ago - Feature
     
  • Easter Weekend Meet Coverage Central: Alcorta US #9 10:19 3200

    Though it is spring break for many, MileStat was still hard at work to provide coverage of all the track meets across the commonwealth. This is your one stop location for all elite performances, photos, videos, and more from this long weekend of invitationals. 
    3 Days Ago - Meet Summary
     
  • MileStat Madnes Final Four: McCorory/McGorty & Cherry/Alcorta

    The field of 16 has narrowed to just four. Amongst these four runners are numerous state and national records that are all on top of their many state and national titles. 
    4 Days Ago - Feature
     
  • Andrew Hunter: "What was my time!?"

    So far this calendar year it has only taken Loudoun Valley sophomore Andrew Hunter 20 laps to lead the state both in the 1600 and 3200. Earlier this month, in his first major race of the outdoor season, Andrew ran his way onto the top of the state leaderboard with his 4:14.60 1600.
    4 Days Ago - Feature
     
  • Penn Relays Accepted VA Relays Released!

    The office of the Penn Relays released and posted the accepted entries in the 4x800's and Distance Medley Relays this evening. These include some of the fastest teams and individuals in the state that are also favored in these relays. 
    5 Days Ago - News
     
  • Mid-Season MileStat First Team Predictions

    With three plus solid weeks of competition now in the past, it is time to look forward to the future and predict how things will shape up later in this season. Now at the half-way mark of the regular season, MileStat is releasing the mid-season predictions for who will make the first team selections in each event.     
    6 Days Ago - Feature
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Boys Outdoor T&F Leaderboard (4/14)

    Going into the two weeks of spring break for most of the state's schools, nearly the entire state leaderboard has been rewritten. These performances include many that happened in state as well as many elite performances happening around the nation. 
    6 Days Ago - Rankings
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Girls Outdoor T&F Rankings (4/15)

    Going into the two weeks of spring break for most of the state's schools, nearly the entire state leaderboard has been rewritten. These performances include many that happened in state as well as many elite performances happening around the nation. 
    6 Days Ago - Rankings
     
  • Video Coverage of Gus Lacy, Glen Allen, and Gojekian and more!

    MileStat ran in overdrive this weekend getting video coverage Friday's Gojekian Twilight Classic, Saturday's Glen Allen Invitational, and The Gus Lacy Track Classic. All these videos are here as well as videos from Taco Bell Classic (SC) and Aracadia Invitational (CA). 
    Last Week - Videos
     
  • Sunday MileStat Times (4/13)

    Your one stop location for all the stories, photos, videos, and much more from this week. 
    Last Week - Feature
     
  • Coverage Recap Including Videos, Photos and Much More from The Entire Week

    Complete recap of the entire week including elite performances, photos, videos, and much more! 
    Last Week - Meet Summary
     
  • Glen Allen Invitational by: Scott Reid

    MileStat's Scott Reid was on site this weekend to cover the second annual Glen Allen Invitational. This meet has grown from a small invitational to one of the largest in the entire state this past weekend. Along with this growth in the size of the meet is the coverage that MileStat had covering it this year. 
    Last Week - Photos
     
  • Coverage Central: Live from Glen Allen, Gus Lacy, and Gojekian

    Your one stop location for all of the results, performance lists, photos, videos, and highlights from this weekend's meets. 
    Last Week - News
     
  • Gojekian Twilight Classic Photos by Lisa McArthur

    MileStat's Lisa McArthur was on site to capture over 1,000 great pictures of this Friday's Gojekian Twilight Classic. These pictures include many field events, all running events, amonst others. 
    Last Week - Photos
     
  • MileStat Meets on Tap (4/11-12)

    Now well into the outdoor season and near spring break, the times and meets are getting more and more important each weekend. This feature highlights all this weekend's action including the performance lists for the upcoming meets.   
    Last Week - News
     
  • MileStat Dual/Tri/Quad Meet Central: Wednesday 4/9

    One stop location for all the meet pages and results of Wednesday April 9th's dual, tri, and quad meets. 
    Last Week - News
     
  • MileStat Madness Elite 8, Quarterfinals. Featuring Alcorta vs. Bowman

    The field has narrowed now to just eight elite athletes to decide who is the champion of champions.
    Last Week - Feature
     
  • Penn Relays Accepted Entries (VA)

    With only weeks to go the office of The Penn Relays Carnival officially announced the accepted entries for the individual events to be held the last weekend in April, 2014. 
    Last Week - Announcement
     
  • Official's Corner: Did I False Start or Did The Field?

    In this week's installment of the Official's Corner MileStat analyzes and discusses both sides of the false starting rules across the sport at all levels. 
    Last Week - Feature
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Boys Outdoor T&F Rankings (4/8)

    After the first week of real invitationals and local meets the entire state leaderboard and rankings were nearly entirely rewritten. This list features the top 50 boys in each event including relays. 
    Last Week - Rankings
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Girls Outdoor T&F Rankings (4/8)

    After the first week of real invitationals and local meets the entire state leaderboard and rankings were nearly entirely rewritten. This list features the top 50 girls in each event including relays. 
    Last Week - Rankings
     
  • MileStat Workout of The Week at Western Branch

    This past week MileStat was onsite to cover one of Western Branch's practices as they prepare for the start of serious in-state competition and the Penn Relays. 
    Last Week - News
     
  • Video Coverage from Colonial Relays, CNU's Captain's Classic, and NOVA Invite

    This past weekend MileStat has unprecedented coverage of three different meets in the Commonwealth. This included nearly 100 race videos from CNU, Colonial Relays, and The Northern Virginia Invite. These videos were taken by MileStat's Sean Leyh and Nolan Jez. This includes Derek Holdsworth's US #1 800! 
    Last Week - Videos
     
  • Coverage Recap Including Videos, Photos and Much More from The Entire Week

    One stop location for the coverage recap from the entire week including stats, photos, videos, and much more. 
    2 Weeks Ago - Meet Summary
     
  • Sunday MileStat Times (4/06)

    Your one place stop for all the results, storylines, videos, photos, and everything else track & field. 
    2 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • CNU'S Captain's Classic Photo Coverage by: Mary Ann Magnant

    MileStat's Mary Ann Magnant was on site for the Saturday slate of action at CNU. Included in her coverage are thousands of photos from field events, running events, and other material. 
    2 Weeks Ago - Photos
     
  • Coverage Central: Holdsworth US #1 1:50.39 800! Live Sat at CNU & NOVA Invite

    Complete coverage of this weekend's meets incuding videos, photos, results, live twitter updates, and much more. 
    2 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Western Branch Practice Photo Album by Mary Ann Magnant

    With only three weeks left between now and the Penn Relays Carnival it was time for MileStat to get into gear and start visiting some of the schools participating. MileStat was onsite this Thursday at Western Branch where photographer Mary Ann Magnant took over 500 candid pictures of the Bruins' practice. 
    2 Weeks Ago - Photos
     
  • MileStat Meets on Tap (4/4-4/5)

    Complete guide to all the meets this weekend, where coverage will be, and all their respective performance lists. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • VHSL Outdoor Track and Field State Standards

    VHSL standards for all classifications. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Over 1,000 Photos of Beach District Meet #2 By: Mary Ann Magnant

    MileStat's Mary Ann Magnant was on site and took over 1,000 photos from Wednesday's Beach District Meet held at Landstown high school.
    3 Weeks Ago - Photos
     
  • Nike's Phoebe Wright: "Elite Track Harry Potter Style"

    Professional runner, multiple time NCAA national champion, and world record 4x1500 relay member Phoebe Wright shares her take on professional runners
    3 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • MileStat Madness Round 1, Bottom Bracket Featuring: Alcorta, Cherry, Majors and Others

    After one set of eliminations is it now time to start round one for the bottom bracket of MileStat Madess. This round features some of the best distance runners the state has ever seen.
    3 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • MileStat.com's Elite Top 50 Girls Outdoor T&F Rankings (4/1)

    MileStat's elite top 50 Girls rankings for each event in outdoor track and field. 
    3 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • MileStat.com's Elite Top 50 Boys Outdoor T&F Rankings (4/1)

    MileStat's elite top 50 boys rankings for each event in outdoor track and field. 
    3 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • Official's Corner Mondays: Checking Out from High Jump

    The first weekly installment of Official's Corner Mondays. In this new editorial feature MileStat will critique and examine all sides of certain rules in track and field. 
    3 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • Coverage Recap Including Videos, Photos and Much More from The Entire Week

    Complete source of the entire week's performances, videos, photos, elite performances, and much more. 
    3 Weeks Ago - Meet Summary
     
  • Sunday MileStat Times (3/30)

    The second edition of the Sunday MileStat Times features all the results, photos, and videos from this weekend's meets. It also features unique stories and insight into the sport found no where else... including an insider analysis of Jamaican Champs. 
    3 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • Battlefield Relays Photo Coverage by: Lisa McArthur

    MileStat's Lisa McArthur was on site for this weekend's Battlefield Relays. Even with the weather MileStat got nearly 2,000 excellent photos including some great shots in the rain. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Menzies: 9:00.36 3200, Angermeier: 10:33.75 3200, Raleigh Relays Recap

    In the very loaded 3200 meter races Virginians placed well and ran very fast. This included the top four 3200 marks in the state for both boys and girls. This is the full recap how Virginians faired at this meet. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Video Coverage of Manchester Relays

    Complete Video Coverage from Manchester Relays including every relay race run for high school, JV, and middle school. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Conn Madden Relays Photo Coverage by: Mary Ann Magnant

    Tidewater Specialist Mary Ann Magnant was on site to shoot the two days of competition at Todd Stadium. This includes nearly 4,000 pictures! 
    3 Weeks Ago - Photos
     
  • Manchester Relays Photo Coverage by Jacqueline Justice

    MileStat's Jacqueline Justice was on site for this weekend's Manchester Relays. Our coverage includes nearly 2000 photos. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Meet Coverage Central (3/29)

    Your one stop location for all results, photos, videos, and everything else from this weekend's meets. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Outdoor Track Preview (Hurdles)

    Complete preview of both the high and intermediate hurdle race for all six classifications, both boys and girls. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Outdoor Track Preview (Sprints)

    Complete preview of the outdoor sprint events. This preview includes all six classifications for both boys and girls. 
    3 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • MileStat Meets on Tap (3/27-29)

    Your guide to all the meets happening this weekend (3/27-29) in Virginia. 
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Outdoor T&F Top 50 Returning Boys by Event

    Complete list of the Top 50 returning boys in each and event event. 
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Outdoor T&F Top 50 Returning Girls by Event

    Complete list of the top 50 returning girls in each and every event. 
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • 2014 Outdoor Track Preview (Distance)

    Complete preview of distance events (800, 1600, and 3200) this outdoor track season including all classifications for both boys and girls. 
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • 2014 Outdoor Track Preview (Relays)

    Complete preview of the top relays in the state at all six classifications for both boys and girls. 
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • 2014 Outdoor Track Preview (Throws & Pole Vault)

      Preview of the best throwers and vaulters in the state including all throws and the pole vault, all classifications, and both boys and girls.   
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • MileStat Madness Round 1, Featuring McCorory, McGorty, and Holston

    First round matchup featuring the state record holders in the shot put, 55m, 300m, 500m, and many more. This article is the start of the elimation round and has four matchups in it. 
    4 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • 2014 Outdoor Track Preview (Jumps)

    Preview of the best jumpers in the state including all jumps, all classifications, and both boys and girls.     
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Video Coverage of Brian Watkins Invitational

    Video coverage of nearly every race at the Brian Watkins Invitational (3/22). This includes the relays, sprints, distance events, and some field event action. 
    4 Weeks Ago - Videos
     
  • The Sunday MileStat Times (3/23)

    The first edition of The Sunday MileStat Times. This feature includes all results from the week, all photo and video coverage, synopses of all articles, national track news and much more. 
    4 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • MileStat Meet Coverage Central (3/22)

    Your one stop location for results, performance lists, time schedules, and coverage of this weekend's meets. 
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • MileStat Madness! Tournament of Champions

    Instead of March Madness it is MileStat Madness. MileStat has put together a list of the 16 best indoor athlete of the past ten years (2005-2014). This is a tournament style, fan-interactive, competition to see who is the best indoor athlete of the past ten years. 
    4 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • Do You Love MileStat? Then Be A Part of Our Team!

    MileStat.com is looking for passionate and hard working individuals to help enhance our coverage statewide. 
    4 Weeks Ago - Announcement
     
  • MileStat.com Boys Indoor All-State Team

    Here is this year's boys All-State team selected by MileStat.com based on this season's performances. 
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Photo Coverage of Beach District Meet 1 By: Mary Ann Magnant

    Photo coverage including nearly 1000 photos from 3/20's Beach District Meet 1 by Mary Ann Magnant
    4 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • MileStat.com's Girls Indoor All-State Team

    Here is this year's girls All-State team selected by MileStat.com based on this season's performances. 
    5 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Brandon Miles Moving On, Still Making The Sport Better

    After 13 years of hard work, MileStat creater Brandon Miles is moving on to Texas to take on much bigger tasks and no doubt make the entire Milesplit network that much better. 
    5 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • Virginia High School Indoor T&F All-Time Top 25 Lists (2014)

    Virginia High School Indoor T&F All-Time Top 25 Lists through the 2013-14 season. 
    5 Weeks Ago - Announcement
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Boys Final T&F Indoor Rankings

    A list of the top 50 high school boys performances in each indoor track & field event in the state of Virginia regardless of classification as of March17th, 2014 according to performances & results entered in the MileStat.com database.    
    5 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Girls Final Indoor T&F Rankings

    A list of the top 50 high school girls performances in each indoor track & field event in the state of Virginia regardless of classification as of March 17th, 2014 according to performances & results entered in the MileStat.com database.
    5 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • Complete VA New Balance Nationals Recap

    Complete recap from New Balance Indoor Nationals for all Virginia competitors and teams including all the all-american finshers. 
    5 Weeks Ago - Meet Summary
     
  • New Balance Indoor Nationals Meet Central

    Your one stop location for coverage, specifically of Virginians, of all things New Balance Indoor Nationals. 
    5 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • New Balance Indoor Nationals Video Coverage

    Video Coverage from New Balance Indoor Nationals including interview, races, and much more! 
    5 Weeks Ago - Videos
     
  • 2 National Champions & 3 State Records, Day 2 Recap from NBN

    VA Highlights from New Balance Indoor Nationals, two more national champions and three Virginia State Records. 
    5 Weeks Ago - Meet Summary
     
  • VA Highlights from New Balance Nationals, West Springfield DMR and Grant Holloway National Champs

    Highlights of VA athletes from the 2014 New Balance Nationals, including interviews, photos, results and splits where possible.
    5 Weeks Ago - Meet Summary
     
  • VHSL Discussing Eliminating High School Pole Vault in Virginia

    Class 2A voted 31-2 today to make pole vault a separate entity outside of the sport of track and field. More details inside. 
    5 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • New Balance Nationals VA Boys Preview

    Preview of the VA boys competing in Friday-Sunday's competition at the Armory in New York as part of New Balance Indoor Nationals.   
    5 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • New Balance Nationals VA Girls Preview

    Preview of the VA girls competing in Friday-Sunday's competition at the Armory in New York as part of New Balance Indoor Nationals. 
    5 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • MileStat.com Interview with David Verburg, New World Record Holder 4x400

    Only days after his World Indoor Record performance in the 4x400m Relay and 4th place in the individual 400m, E.C. Glass’ David Verburg took time out of his busy schedule to speak with MileStat.com on his successes, victory, and much more.
    6 Weeks Ago - Interview
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Girls Indoor T&F Rankings (3/11)

    A list of the top 50 high school girls performances in each indoor track & field event in the state of Virginia regardless of classification as of March11th, 2014 according to performances & results entered in the MileStat.com database.  
    6 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Boys Indoor T&F Rankings (3/11)

    A list of the top 50 high school boys performances in each indoor track & field event in the state of Virginia regardless of classification as of March11th, 2014 according to performances & results entered in the MileStat.com database.    
    6 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • Poll: Who Will Perform The Best at NBN 2014 for VA?

    With under a week until the 2014 installment of the New Balance National Indoor Nationals, it is now time to see who will not only come home with a title but who will produce the best performance. 
    6 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • Meet of Champions Video Coverage

    Video coverage of the first ever Virginia Meet of Champions held 3/8/14 at Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton. Included in these videos is coverage of every race, and all field events.
    6 Weeks Ago - Videos
     
  • Meet of Champions Photo Galleries by Mary Ann Magnant and Tom Veazey

    Photo coverage of the 1st annual Virginia Meet of Champions by Mary Ann Magnant and Tom Veazey. This included thousands of photos of all running events, all field events, and many award presentations. 
    6 Weeks Ago - Photos
     
  • Virginia Meet of Champions Coverage

    Coverage from the first ever Virginia Meet of Champions held at Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton, Virginia. 
    6 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • What Could Have Been... "AAA" State Meet Recap

    Have you been wondering: How would my team have faired in the old three classifications? Who would have won the titles? Well this piece seeks to answer that question and recaps what would have been this year's "AAA" classification state indoor meet.   
    6 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • What Could Have Been... "AA" State Meet Recap

    Have you been wondering: How would my team have faired in the old three classifications? Who would have won the titles? Well this piece seeks to answer that question and recaps what would have been this year's "AA" classification state indoor meet.   
    6 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • What Could Have Been... "A" State Meet Recap

    Have you been wondering: How would my team have faired in the old three classifications? Who would have won the titles? Well this piece seeks to answer that question and recaps what would have been this year's "A" classification state indoor meet. 
    7 Weeks Ago - Feature
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Boys Indoor T&F Rankings (3/5)

    A list of the top 50 high school boys performances in each indoor track & field event in the state of Virginia regardless of classification as of March 5th, 2014 according to performances & results entered in the MileStat.com database.  
    7 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • Milestat.com Elite Top 50 Girls Indoor T&F Rankings (3/5)

    A list of the top 50 high school girls performances in each indoor track & field event in the state of Virginia regardless of classification as of March 5th, 2014 according to performances & results entered in the MileStat.com database.  
    7 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • Post 3A/4A State Meet Interview Libby Davidson

    With such a tight time schedule and the eventual rerun of the final 4x400 MileStat was unable to get as many video interviews with state champions as we would have liked. To counteract that we are conducting a few interviews this week with some of the 3A/4A state champions.   
    7 Weeks Ago - Interview
     
  • MileStat.com's Way Too Early Girls Indoor '15 Season Preview

    With the state indoor season now behind us it is not only time to look forward towards the outdoor season but also to next year's indoor season. This not only includes looking at the top 50 returnees in each event but also who will be fighting for the team titles and who are the major athletes to keep an eye on in next year's season. 
    7 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • MileStat.com's Way Too Early Boys Indoor '15 Season Preview

    With the state meet now behind us it is time to not only look forward towards the outdoor season but also the 2014-15 indoor season. Here are some of the top returning athletes in the state and predictions for who will take home the team titles next year. 
    7 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • VHSL Group 3A & 4A State Indoor Championships Coverage

      Anyone who attended these meets would no doubt say they were very entertaining and exciting all the way through. Despite this new “watered-down” format it seemed that the competition was better and that the team titles were much better competitions.
    7 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • VHSL Group 1A/2A State Meet Recap

    Maggie Walker wins both team titles as standout stars Meredith Willis and DaJaun Seward each score over 40 points individually at the state meet! 
    7 Weeks Ago - Meet Summary
     
  • VHSL Group 3A Girls State Meet Preview

    Liberty’s Tolsma Track is hosting an impressive four classifications’ state championships this week and many of them are projected to be extremely close team battles but the 3A Girls Championship does not adhere to that storyline. The 3A meet will be all Blacksburg’s to win or lose with them not only having some of the best runners in the entire state but having some of the best quality depth of any team at any level. 
    8 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • VHSL Group 4A Girls State Meet Preview

    Wow. That is the only word that can describe this classification’s team title race. We at MileStat utilized both the virtual meet function and actually scored the performance list out and have projected that E. C. Glass will win the state title by a single point over Phoebus who will place second by a single point over Nansemond River. All three of these schools however have realistic shots at winning this title and each of these teams will pick their respective points in different fashions.
    8 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • VHSL Group 4A Boys State Meet Preview

    This meet’s three favorites will pick up their respective points in very different places and at different times throughout the meet but at the end will likely race in the final two events for the title. 
    8 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • VHSL Group 3A Boys State Meet Preview

    The team title race likely will be a three team battle between Lafayette, Christiansburg, and Blacksburg. These three teams are very familiar with each other and were all in the top four last season in the old AA classification. 
    8 Weeks Ago - News
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Boys Indoor T&F Rankings (2/25)

    A list of the top 50 high school boys performances in each indoor track & field event in the state of Virginia regardless of classification as of February 25th, 2014 according to performances & results entered in the MileStat.com database.
    8 Weeks Ago - Rankings
     
  • MileStat.com Elite Top 50 Girls Indoor T&F Rankings (2/25)

    A list of the top 50 high school girls performances in each indoor track & field event in the state of Virginia regardless of classification as of February 25th, 2014 according to performances & results entered in the MileStat.com database.
    8 Weeks Ago - Rankings