COLLINS HIGH SCHOOL

RUNNING TITANS -  Track & Field and Cross Country

Welcome Running Titan Nation !!!

Please download the newest meet schedule (v7) - see below....Don't forget the Twilight Time Trial is Fri. night 8/23 - see schedule below for details...

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CONTACT: Coach  Sanderlin, Director of Track & Field and Cross Country for Collins HS & West MS: georgesand@aol.com

SCHEDULE: Key - Events / info in grey, competitions in pink, practice in green (non-mandatory) / (madatory), and meetings / activities in  orange.

Note: if it is raining we will meet at the Fieldhouse.

Date Time What Notes
Aug 9 10:15 AM DEADLINE FOR PAYING ATHLETIC FEE Please turn in your $100 athletic fee for the 2019-20 school year by this time.  If you have difficulty paying by this time, please talk to a coach. 
Aug 19 8:30 - 10:15 AM Mandatory XC Practice Meet at the Bullskin Course.  The Bullskin Course is located at approx. 265 Joyes Station Rd.  Joyes Station Rd. is located approx. 1 mi. west of Discovery Blvd. on U.S. 60.  Go down Joyes Station Rd. and take the first farm road on the right (Blue Meadow Farms sign) go to the end of the farm road. Please pull around the silo and drop off or park in the parking lot.
Aug 20 8:30 - 10:15 AM Mandatory XC Practice Meet at the Collins Track finish line. 
Aug 21 8:30 - 10:15 AM Mandatory XC Practice Meet at the Collins Track finish line. 
Aug 22 8:30 - 10:15 AM Mandatory XC Practice Meet at the Bullskin Course.  The Bullskin Course is located at approx. 265 Joyes Station Rd.  Joyes Station Rd. is located approx. 1 mi. west of Discovery Blvd. on U.S. 60.  Go down Joyes Station Rd. and take the first farm road on the right (Blue Meadow Farms sign) go to the end of the farm road. Please pull around the silo and drop off or park in the parking lot.
Aug 23 8:15 PM Twilight Time Trial (3K) Meet at the Bullskin Course at 7:00 PM.  3K Time Trial in Decathlon Teams.  The Bullskin Course is located at approx. 265 Joyes Station Rd.  Joyes Station Rd. is located approx. 1 mi. west of Discovery Blvd. on U.S. 60.  Go down Joyes Station Rd. and take the first farm road on the right (Blue Meadow Farms sign) go to the end of the farm road. Please pull around the silo and drop off or park in the parking lot.
To sign up to bring something, please go to: Twilight Run Signup
Schedule:
7:15
PM - Check in (roll call)  - Note: for boys there is a uniform restriction of a maximum inseam length of 7" (this is endurance running - NOT BASKETBALL!!!).  Anyone with an inseam longer than 7" WILL NOT RUN.
7:35 -
Start warm up
7:55
- Spike Up
8:05 -
Check in at the starting line and assemble in your team box. Dress in your team colors.
8:10 - 3K Time Trial start (boys and girls combined - in teams).
8:23 - Sunset.
8:25
- Start Cool Down.
8:35 - Awards.
8:40
- Hot dogs off the grill.
8:51 - Twilight ends - bonfire lit.
9:00 - Bonfire s'mores

Documents - You can not practice with the team until you have submitted all of the required docs that are highlighted below in Yellow . Partial paperwork will not be accepted.

Item (Note: "Must have" (required) docs highlighted in yellow. ) Action
1 Athlete Information Form (AIF) - XC: Collins AIF 
PRINT OUT, COMPLETE AND TURN IN TO COACH SANDERLIN ASAP (By July 22 ) NOTE: You are NOT on the roster until you complete this and turn it in.  HS AIFs go to Coach Sanderlin and MS AIFs go to TBD.
2 MLCHS Team Values - XC
Print, read and review.  Both athletes (initial and sign) and parents must sign the last page and turn in on or before  before you can attend official practice.
3 Athletic Participation Form and Physical  (good for one year) MUST BE ON FILE WITH BEFORE YOU CAN ATTEND OFFICIAL PRACTICE. If you have completed one from another sport, let a coach know.
2019-20 Drug Testing Procedures & Consent  - High School Only! (good for school year 2019-20) MUST BE ON FILE BEFORE YOU CAN ATTEND OFFICIAL PRACTICE.  Note: Middle school does not have to complete this form.
  Equipment List and Training Objectives (XC) Print out, read, and put in your MLCHS Running Titan folder.  Must bring water bottle, light / bright colored clothing (no dark pants and shirt), and running shoes to practice!  Must be WORFY (White, Orange, Red, Flourescent, Yellow) compliant!
Meet Schedule (XC) Print out and put in your Running Titan folder.
  Collins Varsity XC Letter Criteria - Coming Soon Print out and put in your Running Titan folder.
  Training Log Log your workouts (type), mileage, sleep, what you eat, how you feel, etc. You can not improve what you don't measure!
  Parent Volunteer Application Parents must fill this out and submit it to the Powell Miller, Athletic Director or Leesa Stivers, Family Resources and Youth Services Coordinator, before they can volunteer for and event.  It takes several weeks to process this, so don't delay.
  Transportation Waiver Forms

Parents must complete these and return to a Coach.  Note: they must be notarized.

  1. Green form is for one-time pickup after a meet. (vs. riding the bus) There is an option for pickup after all meets.
  2.  Yellow form is when you provide for transportation and SCPS does not (seldomly used). 
  3. Pink form is when you provide for transportation to and from any meet(s) during the entire season (this is the most common and comprehensive form to use).

 

News

  1. Kentucky MileSplit's Border Battle Preview

  2. Meet the new Collins Head Coach - Q & A with Coach Sanderlin

  3. Gabby Karas - 12 State Titles and a Champion's Spirit

Pictures

  1. SMRC - Week 2 Composite Video

  2. SWMS Derby Classic by Coach Sandy

  3. Shelby Co. All-Comers # 1 by Coach Sandy

  4. Harry Greschel Inv. by Rachel Young & Christian Carrasco

  5. Audrey Petty's Shutter Fly Site for MLCS / SWMS XC 2018.  See pictures from all of the meets (HS & MS)!

  6. Collins H.S. XC Shutterfly Account - Janell Early's pictures of Bring Back the Mile and team and senior photos

  7. Shelby Co. All Comers T & F Meet # 1

  8. Vault in the Ville videos:  Male vaulter & Female vaulter

  9. 2017 Class AA State Cross Country Meet photos by Audrey Petty: Boys & Girls

  10. AA Region 3 Cross Country Meet by Audrey Petty: Boys & Girls

  11. Greater Louisville XC Classic by Audrey Petty: Boys & Girls

  12. 2017 Titan Classic videos by KYMile Split: Boys Varsity; Girls JV; T.C. - Sight & Sounds

  13. 2017 Titan Cross Country Classic by Audrey Petty: Varsity Boys & Girls; JV Girls & Boys; and Volunteers 

Dynamics, Drills, Warm Up, Cool Down, and Strength Training Info

  1. Running Titan Dynamic Warm Up

  2. West Running Warrior Dynamic Warm Up

  3. Cool down and foot exercises info

  4. 3 Minute stretch routine

  5. Strength Training - Track & Field and Cross Country - Lift to Failure

  6. Endurance - Strength Training Exercises

Instructional Training

  1. Campolindo HS (CA) core and strength drill videos

  2. Functional Movement Screen (FMS) Test

  3. One-legged running drill by Mike Trees

  4. Race walking instructional video

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