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DES MOINES, Iowa– The Bethel College men's outdoor track and field team are sending a pair of athletes to the USA Track & Field Outdoor. AAU / USATF Scheduling Calendar · District Championship Info · How To Find A Team . The AAU Junior National Volleyball Championships named for third year from this year\'s AAU Junior Olympic Games in Des Moines, Iowa. .. Fresh off a state championship, longtime successful Cheltenham track and. Indiana Track & Field and Cross Country Meet Results. Month. January, February 6/21 6/24, USATF Outdoor Championships, Des Moines, IA. 6/16 6/17, USATF Virtual Meet Preview: Boys State Meet Oct 25, IHSAA Girls State Track.
At the State track meet, Silvey led squads won 14 relay golds and crowned 10 individual champions. He retired from North inclosing out a 32 year career at the two schools. Coach Chuck Silvey was widely known for conducting all-comers track and field and cross country meets for many years in the greater Des Moines area.
Silvey gave countless hours to the sports that he loved so dearly. Chuck Silvey passed away on November 21, He is survived by his wife Betty and children Charlotte, Gary and Steve. His team was runner-up in the state indoor and were outdoor champions in His team came back in and won both the state indoor and outdoor championships. He was elected to the Simpson College Hall of Fame in Olaf College with a B.
Following two years in the Army John began his coaching and teaching career at Fairibalt, Minnesota — one year. InJohn moved to Ames High School. Doug Smith There are really not that many people who can say they raced against the great Jim Ryun.
There are fewer that can say they held their own, in a race against Jim Ryun. Doug Smith the former Sioux City Central star, if ever questioned, could answer all in the affirmative. Doug Smith was good enough to be on the track in the same meet, in the same race with not only Ryun, the Olympic Silver medalist at meters, but also Olympic champ Dave Wottle, Marty Liquori and the great Steve Prefontaine.
Doug Smith was that good. With conversions in place, Doug Smith had a high school PR for meters of 4: He ran the equivalent of 9: In he ran 4: That mark was the national freshman record for 42 years! While at Sioux City Central, Doug was surrounded by other outstanding runners, who helped push him to great performances.
During his high school career, Central won the state mile team race three times, they won four state cross country championships and the Class 2A track title. In Cross Country, teammate and 2 time individual champion Dave Compton led Central to team titles in and This amazing run of success made Central the only team to win 5 in a row plus have the 5 individual champions.
In the early years of high school cross country in Iowa, only the top three finishers figured in the teams score. So just for icing on the cake, so to speak, Central finished and scored a perfect 6 points in the and 66 state meets.
They struggled in finishingwatching their team total balloon to 8 points. He was a 3 time state cross country champion, a three time Drake Relays mile champion and a 3 time state mile champion. It was at KU that Doug was fortunate enough to train and race with Ryun.
We became good friends. He was very quiet, reserved and dedicated. His work ethic was second to none.
After graduating in with a degree in education, Doug began a 15 year career as a high school teacher and track coach. His teams at Salinas Central won 2 state championships. Doug left teaching and coaching in to enter the business world.
When asked who impacted his life or had a positive influence, Doug was quick to mention his coaches. When I asked about other competitors he had those names at the ready as well. He battled with the former Treynor standout both in High School and college, as Howe competed for fellow Big 8 school Kansas State, as well as mentioning his teammates from those great Central teams.
I learned valuable life lessons from my sport. Mike Stanley He was a two time high school state qualifier in the high jump and a 17 time letter winner at Sidney High School, graduating in He went on to Tarkio College and earned four Varsity letters in basketball before graduating in But it is as a track official that we honor Mike Stanley today.
Mike Stanley does what he does because he loves the sport and he loves kids. He has been a track official for nearly 35 years.
Mike retired from AHST-Avoca over10 years ago and in his 33 years in education, he spent 17 years in the classroom and 16 as a high school Principal. Upon graduation, inhe entered his first teaching job at a small school in Johnson, Nebraska. After six years he took a job in Sac City, Iowa. He taught and coached for five years.
His third and final school was in Cedar Rapids from He was selected District coach of the year 4 times, Mississippi Valley and Cedar Rapids Metro coach of the year five times. Al retired from teaching and coaching in July of giving education and working with kids 40 years of service. Al and his wife, Twila, have been married for 42 years and raised three sons.
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In his retirement, he enjoys building furniture and visiting his grandchildren. Sara Stoakes Kvidera Note: This induction speech is also displayed under their names. When it comes to high school track teams in small-town Iowa, we have been blessed to watch some very good ones. Many times, these teams win titles with depth plus have that one individual they can count on scoring well in events.
Regardless of class or gender. What Sara Stoakes and the Dinsdale twins provided Iowa high school track and field fans from to was nothing short of special. They led the RedHawks to 4 consecutive class 1A state track and field titles beginning in after finishing 3rd in The first came when the Twins were sophomores and Sara was a freshman. That year this talented trio accounted for 6 event titles, with Brooke winning 4.
In they led the team to crown number 2 with Blaire leading the way, winning 4 golds. Sara won 4 times inthe final season the Twins would wear the red singlets of North Tama. They scored team points which stood as the best ever state meet score for Iowa girls OR boys until the Waukee girls put up in and last spring.
As special as they come. The Twins have gone, now making things happen at Nebraska, and it was up to Sara to keep this Redhawk machine rolling. She won the state cross country title in the fall, then led North Tama to the state track meet team title, by herself, in the spring. She won 4 events, putting up 40 points, winning the team trophy by 2 points. The Twins finished their high school careers with 8 state and 3 Drake Relays titles each.
Brooke won 2 state cross country titles and Blaire one. Sara Stoakes was a time state track champion, a 3 time Drake Relays champ plus a state cross country gold medalist.
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She won every individual running event at the state meet during her career but the hurdles and the 3, meter run. SAC Relays, decided to scratch the and only focus on the Alabama freshman Tamara Clark, No.
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Reed and Williams have run Williams and Clark rank third and fourth among World U20 athletes in the at Oregon freshman Shae Anderson is entered in the and as well. Mason captured silver in the and bronze in the last year at the Pan Am U20 Championships in Peru. Jumping medalists seek memorable returns Georgia freshman Tara Davis secured the gold medal in the long jump last year in Peru after achieving the same feat in at the World U18 Championships in Colombia.
Only a foot injury in prevented Davis from trying to qualify for a fourth consecutive American roster. The World U20 long jump leader at 6.
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Alabama freshman Jaimie Robinson and Moore were second and third last year in the triple jump in Peru, but Moore has ascended to another level this season, producing a wind-legal leap of Robinson, who soared to a wind-legal Many of these associations were viewed as unaccountable to their members and some were accused of operating in a racially discriminatory manner. In addition, in some areas, the AAU continues to organize track and field events, including youth running programs.
In response, the USATF restructured the Associations, and adopted Regulation 15, which set minimum standards for association performance and called for biannual accreditation of each association under those standards. In Maythe United States Olympic Committee notified USATF that its governance was deficient and threatened to remove its national governing body status unless major reforms were made.
Most of the new board members represented sponsoring organizations. On February 18,the members of the new, reduced Board were announced. However, the reconstituted Board disregarded the vote of the member delegates and instead voted to nominate president Stephanie Hightower as the nominee to the IAAF council.