Larry Garner

Brandenburg, KY

About Me

Head Track and CC Coach at Meade County High School since 1998

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
1 year ago Chip Timing
Does anyone out there have any experience with chip timing and a system you like? I would like to...
1 year ago Central Kentucky Run for the Gold 2015
Thanks for the compliment. We definitely messed up at the finish, and we are already in discussio...
1 year ago Central Kentucky Run for the Gold 2015
The results were fixed over a week ago. Grooms is just really busy and hasnn't got them on the si...
1 year ago Central Kentucky Run for the Gold 2015
A runner went down in the chute which made everything chaotic. The missing runner has been added ...
1 year ago Central Ky Run for the Gold
The course is a flat and fast course. A large part of the race is ran on bermuda grass soccer fie...
1 year ago Central Kentucky Run for the Gold 2015
Individual awards are given at the finish. Team awards will be after each division finishes like ...
1 year ago Central Kentucky Run for the Gold 2015
Elementary is 2500 meters and MS is 3000 meters.
1 year ago steve prefontaine
Thread Continued. If any of you are Mark Rowe's friend on Facebook, he linked a very interesting...
3 years ago What if MOC were AFTER the HS state meet?
@cbeckerson I may be in a small population here, but as the high school and middle school coa...
3 years ago Why JV?
I would say it is money. Now teams have to pay for a varsity and JV race.
3 years ago Cross Country Meet Fees
I have been very lucky the past 15 years at Meade County and have never worried about money for e...
3 years ago Looking for a cross country meet on October 5.
We are from KY are are wanting to bring our team down for a few nights in Gatlinburg. Are there a...
3 years ago Re-Alignment outline to be voted on July 23rd!
I understand the need for classes in track and I don't think that can be avoided. The bigger popu...
3 years ago Article Comment: KHSAA Announces Major Changes to Middle School Sports: NO 6th Grade and Below to Co
What makes the arbitrary 9th grade is high school and 8th grade is middle school numbers law? If ...
4 years ago Class A Girls Mason Dixon 4X8
So according to the rule and this discussion, we need to teach our kids to ignore and defy the of...
4 years ago Re-Alignment
I like to believe that we(Meade) are the bastard childs of the KHSAA. Football is in a district w...
4 years ago Re-Alignment
@professor To be fair, we often go through Indiana to get to Louisville.
4 years ago McGorty and Chase Choose Footlocker over Team
I just hate that a decision even has to be made. I wish Foot Locker and Nike could come together ...
4 years ago 20 Points (16:24 avg time) and 18:57 avg time
While watching X at State was impressive, you should have seen them at Region. They went conserva...
4 years ago Cross Country 2013
This is how I thought it would go. We all need X, Trinity, Franklin County, and Lex Cath to annou...
4 years ago Cross Country 2013
The State Meet is on the same weekend but the first meet is a week later, thus shortening our com...
4 years ago State Meet Surprises
Speaking of North Hardin, check out Robert Rupp's performance. Wow! [quote=theMike]How about N...
4 years ago Let's Ram It!
Now we know why LA kicked them out of town.
4 years ago Schools that Combine to make a team.
I know this has been said, but to change the rules 4 weeks before the meet may not be the best pl...
4 years ago Schools that Combine to make a team.
@BCrumbo This is confusing, so Crumbo, make sure I am right in this. We have 5 elementary schoo...
4 years ago What can be done to improve the competitiveness of public (or any) schools?
For me, it has always been, "How do we become Daviess County?" As mentioned here before, the Oldh...
4 years ago Greater Louisville Classic 2012
To add to the Prof's quotes, I heard a parent/coach tell his runner to "walk it in" at 400 meters...
4 years ago Greater Louisville Classic 2012
For anyone who has made the argument against the Horse Park for our state meet and thinks we can ...
4 years ago Article Comment: Top 5 Breakdown: Class AAA Style
Meade County was in Nashville for the AF Bridges Invitational.
4 years ago USATF Level 1 and 2 Training
That's what I needed. Thanks for the info.
4 years ago USATF Level 1 and 2 Training
I have a question for those of you out there. I am considering getting my level 1 certificate and...
4 years ago scratches from high school state meet
I have a feeling I am in the minority here, but I feel we have watered down the State Meet too mu...
4 years ago HS Summer "Dead Period" Dates
Certainties in life. Death, taxes, and dead period from June 25-July 9.
4 years ago Coaching Ethics...
I am with you on this. I have been a lifelong Razorback fan, and I cringed when Petrino was hired...
5 years ago Concussion Test
I was told all KHSAA sports, but who knows? We did have 2 track kids fail it without a concuss...
5 years ago Concussion Test
Apparently all KHSAA sports are required to do the concussion test, even in non contact sports. D...
5 years ago Bring back the mile
I am with Chuck on this one. It is funny how most kids say they are running the mile or 2 mile, w...
5 years ago KTCCCA Middle School State Meet on May 26th
For those coaches who coach the high school and middle school runners together, it will be hard t...
5 years ago accuracy of state course
Also, at a field like the State Meet, you see much more people grouped together. My guys talked ...
5 years ago Boys State XC Fastest times of the Day
How much fun would it be to see the best runners going head to head on the same day for a true St...
5 years ago Post-State Meet Thoughts
While the 3 hour break in running events made for a long day, I really liked the new format. As a...
6 years ago Track State Meet Dates
As for the graduation issue, our school always has graduation at 8:00 pm on a Friday night. They...
6 years ago Mason Dixon/Indoor State Championship Question
By no way was I demeaning winning Mason Dixon, but to us and a lot of people, it is just a meet w...
6 years ago Mason Dixon/Indoor State Championship Question
How many people actually consider themselves Indoor State Champions when they win Mason Dixon? W...
6 years ago No Change to State XC Meet Team Qualifying
[quote=professor]GoSoxI am not sure where I stand on this because I am very much against anyone g...
6 years ago No Change to State XC Meet Team Qualifying
[quote=professor]GoSoxThe problem is the most logical number is 4, based on the competitiveness o...
6 years ago Article Comment: Three Day State Track Meet???
Starting the field events and 4X800 earlier was to help multiple areas. It will allow teams/coac...
6 years ago No Change to State XC Meet Team Qualifying
[quote=BCrumbo]@jonathan There should be a set number of teams. I don't care what the number...
6 years ago Snow Days
[quote=professor]The distance runners still go outside and the sprinters just train in our indoor...
6 years ago Article Comment: Weekend Recap #2: Butler, Manual Break 4x8 Records, Pierce 17:03
We need some coaching communication. Jackson from NH was a Butler guy, so can't he and Lesher do...