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The Road to Omaha Run

Ran in the Inaugural ‘The Road to Omaha Run’. It was a nice 5k through Elmwood & Memorial Park. They had to move it due to flooding, but I thought it worked out great. Finished in 24:52, it’s around a 8 minute mile. That’s right at what I’m training, lately. Looking forward to the next run: The Market To Market…

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Check out the 2011 Road to Omaha Run

I just signed up for the Road to Omaha 5k Run. Should be a fun run. This year the run will be at Elmwood Park. Deadline for signup is Friday, June 24th. 2011 Road to Omaha® Run Race registration from 6:30 to 8:30 a.m. and number pick-up Run begins at 9 a.m. $20 age 18 and under $25 age 19…

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Back From Vail …

I got back from Vail, Colorado on Sunday Night. The trip was great, we spent the nights out in Vail Village on Mardi Gras weekend. I had the benefit of having a local, Scott Miller, lead the way around. I’m definitely jealous of everyone that gets to live and work in Vail. I took snowboarding lessons on Friday, spending the…

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2006 USA Cross Country Championships

Hey runners, set your Tivo’s to record the 2006 USA Cross Country Championships on ESPN2 (Sunday Feb 19th, 11:00pm CST). The 2006 USA Cross Country Championships and World Cross Country Team Trials, which will be conducted in New York City’s famed Van Cortlandt Park on February 18-19, 2006, features the top distance runners in the USA vying for a spot…

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America’s Running Routes

I got a really cool email from USA Track & Field. They’ve been working on a new service that allows you to map out your running routes, here’s the details: Run It. Map It. Share It. A database of America’s Running Routes. Using cutting edge technology provided by Google Maps, USATF has developed a revolutionary service, America’s Running Routes, that…

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STC Track Districts and Peach-Ballers

District assignments have been released and St. Cecilia will be Class B in Track this year. This presents a challenge to the team, but I think they’re up to it. Unfortunately STC has been bouncing between Class C and B every year, making it difficult for them to get used to their competition. I’m going to be watching this season…

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St. Cecilia competes at 2005 State Cross Country Meet

St Cecilia Cross Country Click for more pictures The St. Cecilia Cross Country team competed at the 2005 State Cross Country meet, which is held in Kearney, Nebraska. The Boys team qualified, which included Derek Sekora, Brandon Boesch, Brian Neilson, Brett Hodgen, Alex Theis and Jesse Oswald. Two girls qualified as individuals, Morgan Dubas and Meghan Nemetz. The entire Boys…

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Preliminary St. Cecilia District Results

I just checked my voice mail and got a message from Coach Scott Rosno. The St. Cecilia Cross Country team had a great day at their District meet in Minden, Ne. The Girls team placed 5th overall, qualifying Morgan Dubas and Meghan Nemetz for State. The Boys team placed 2nd overall, qualifying the entire team for State. This is the…

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More St Cecilia Cross Country Pictures

I finally posted the pictures for the St. Cecilia Invitational and the Centennial Conference meet. The team is doing very well, it looks like our best Boys team ever. We placed 2nd at Unk and 4th in our Conference. Next Thursday is the District meet, I am excited to see how well they do. St. Cecilia Invitational Pictures Centennial Conference…

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STC Cross Country Poster

Brian Neilson designed a poster for the St. Cecilia Newspaper. It featured the Cross Country team and the season to date. I got it printed out and posted in my office. Here’s the message from Brian: Hello friends! This year in newspaper class, we are going to feature each sport on a poster throughout the year. Last week was cross…

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HCXC Reunion

Alumni from the Hastings College Cross Country and Track team had a Reunion over the past weekend. Some came from all over the nation, Vail, Fort Collins, Phoenix, Indianapolis and Boston. We had a chance to catch up, some of us hadn’t seen each other for 5 years. More Reunion Pictures Tweet This Post

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HCXC Renuion Schedule & Plans

To all – our plan is coming together nicely. Be sure to forward this info to any alumni that may not have gotten the email or heard from someone else; there are a couple different email lists floating around. Tweet This Post

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UPDATE: Hastings College XC/Track Reunion

We are up to about 18 or 19 attendees, but there may be a few key people that haven’t replied. We need some input from everyone. The plan has been updated, you can find the latest details here. Tweet This Post

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St. Cecilia Cross Country Season Begins

St. Cecilia started their 2005 Cross Country season. On Aug. 15th, they started practicing. I called Head Coach Scott Rosno last night to see how the team is doing. They’re a little smaller than last year, missing some people who graduated. But that opens the door for new runners to lead the charge. I really feel that this will be…

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Hastings College XC/Track Reunion

How about getting back together? On September 17th we are planning a reunion, in Lincoln or Hastings. If you can make it, post a comment below. UPDATE: We are in the process of planning the Reunion. I have created a new Post for the details. You can find them here. Tweet This Post

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STC Potluck Dinner

We had a Potluck Dinner on August 31st for the St. Cecilia squad. It was good to see the team, I think we’re going to see some good things happen this season.

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Sandy Creek Invitational

St. Cecilia Girls and Boys Track teams won the Sandy Creek Invitational. Everyone, including the coaches, achieved some real success. We were supposed to get bad weather, but the day turned out to be a great day for all involved. Head of the StC Boys team, Vince Pelster, achieved a very special honor. He is now a Level 4 NSAA…

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UNK Indoor Track Meet

We finished the UNK High School Class C Indoor Meet on Saturday. It was a very successful day, both the boys and girls teams won the meet. Many of our athletes were gone to Close Up in Washington D.C. Tweet This Post