MESSAGE FROM DRAKE ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT With the predicted weather forecast for Saturday in Des Moines, we have decided to move all of the collegiate running events for the Duncan Invitational to Friday. As such, the high school event schedule on Saturday will be condensed (though with the same start time) since the forecast calls for warmer temperatures in the morning
Coaches, don't forget to show up for the Fall meeting. Sunday November 5th, 2017 9:30 am Ames High School We will be reviewing the 2017 Cross Country season, voting on Coach of the Year, and discussing many other topics that we need your input on. See you there.
Congratulations to all athletes/coaches/teams/schools who have qualified to test their mettle at the best high school cross country meet in the country! Best of luck to all of you competing at Kennedy Park in Ft. Dodge on October 28th. Would you please email to me, pronuciations of any names on your roster that commonly get mispronounced?
IOWA HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION AND IOWA GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC UNION STATE CROSS COUNTRY QUALIFYING MEET SITES THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2017 – 4:00 PM UNLESS NOTED CLASS 4A HOST SCHOOL MEET MANAGER COUNCIL BLUFFS, ABRAHAM LINCOLN JEFF NOVOTNY, AD IOWA CITY, CITY TERRY COLEMAN, AD MARSHALLTOWN ROLLIE ACKERMAN, AD PLEASANT VALLEY D’ANNE KROEMER, AD
Coaches, here is an opportunity to update your coaching skills and knowledge. Enroll in Drake University's Online Coaching Courses: Registration is Now Open for Summer 2017! Classes include: EveryBODY Wins: Adapted Physical Education, High School Physical Education: Putting National Standards into Action, The Mental Edge: Applied Sports Psychology for Coaches, and much more. Get more information
The Iowa High School Athletic Association has released the preliminary classifications for the 2017 Track and Field season. You can see them here.
Rod and Teresa Smith and the family of their son Joe Smith would like to express our deep appreciation and heartfelt thanks for all the cards, emails, prayers, and thoughts in honor of Joe. It is such an honor to be a part of such a caring organization. may you enjoy the holiday season.
Announcing a great opportunity to receive certification for Track and Field. The USTFCCCA is hosting a Track and Field technical certification course in Ankeny this January. Click link above for more details: Date - January 6-7, 2017 Location - Northview Middle School, Ankeny IA Download Brochure for details (brochure has wrong location) You can register at
Western Dubuque High School in partnership with the University of Dubuque is pleased to announce we will again be hosting the Dubuque Area Track and Field Camp on Tuesday, December 27th and Wednesday, December 28th from 9 AM – 3 PM at the University of Dubuque Indoor facilities. The clinicians featured in this camp are from
Important changes to the Iowa High School schedule of events for track and field were recently implemented by the IHSAA and the IGHSAU. These new rule changes include the addition of the 800-meter sprint medley relay for the boys. The addition of this event to the boy's schedule has led to necessary changes to the