The Boys Basketball Team was the first QV team to win an outright He is a four-time City Coach of the Year and earned Ohio State Coach of the Year . He finished third in the WPIAL cross-country championships and was He was then signed by the Los Angeles Rams of the NFL and lasted until the final cut. He has coached professional athletes from NFL, MLB, MLS, and WNBA teams, and . In , the boys' cross country team won the prestigious Stanford take the UHS girls varsity teams to four straight D5 state meet titles from – .. A two-time Ohio State high school doubles champion, Jim played college tennis. Cross Country. vs. Midwest Regional Championships Cross Country. vs. All Ohio Championships School, Conf, Overall Saginaw Valley State, ,
She was a basketball player first she's the younger sister of former NBA player Pooh Jeter and barely scratched the surface of her potential as a sprinter in high school. Reigning world champion in the Tianna MadisonElyria Elyria, Ohio: She was one of the top athletes in the country as a senior in She was US 1 in the long jump at She also ran US 14 She won six outdoor state titles in Ohio.
Inshe was the world champion in the long jump. Allyson Felix broke the national high school record in the meters before embarking on a Hall of Fame professional career. Simply put, she is one of the greatest high school sprinters in history. She ran a scorching She also ran a wind-aided 2.
And her PR was It's no wonder that she signed a pro contract straight out of high school. Owns eight gold medals from the World Championships. Thomas Aquinas Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The Jamaican-born sprinter was a great high school athlete all four years and dominant as a senior inrunning US 1 She has five gold medals from World Championships, two from the Olympic Games.
She was a standout in the and before finding global success in the As a senior inshe won the Georgia state title in the She had impressive range in high school from 55 meters to As a senior inshe broke the indoor national record in the meters A rock-solid meter runner all through high school, she ran 2: During her senior year, she won the California state title in the in US 10 2: She was US 6 as a junior 2: The graduate was also the national outdoor champion in the meters.
In Michigan, she doubled 2: Alice SchmidtElkhorn Elkhorn, Neb. One of the top meter runners in the nation as a junior and senior in and Her junior year she won the national outdoor title in 2: Morgan Uceny 1,Plymouth Plymouth, Ind. She won the Indiana state title in the meters as a senior inrunning US 66 2: That result demonstrated some promise yet she didn't make the varsity lineup in her first year at Cornell. She's come a long way to earn the No. Jenny Simpson 1,Oviedo Oviedo, Fla.
Her junior year was a little bit better than her senior year, but she was clearly one of the top prospects in the nation in high school. She had a pair of to finishes at Foot Locker and had high school PRs of 4: A talented performer who won California state titles in the and 1, She was US 4 in the meters both years and finished her prep career with a PR of 2: She ran US 3 4: Emma Coburn, left, didn't win the national high school title in the steeplechase, but she won the Olympic Trials and will compete for the U.
One of the few elite American distance runners who grew up at altitude.
Crested Butte is almost 9, feet high. She had a modest high school career by national elite standards, with a high school PR of 5: She was fourth in the Class 2A cross country meet as a junior and senior She was 29th at the Foot Locker Midwest regional. She was second in the 2, steeplechase at the national outdoor meet infourth in Bridget Franek 3, steeplechaseCrestwood Mantua, Ohio: She was a well-rounded athlete who participated in softball, basketball, volleyball and soccer in addition to track.
She was a top caliber miler nationally as a junior and senior in and and a state champion in Ohio in the and 1, Her high school PRs were 2: A ski racer and basketball player, she used running to stay in shape before it became her focus. She never ran the steeplechase until she got the University of Colorado. She won the Utah cross country title as a sophomore and then as a senior had her third-place finish wiped away because an official disqualified her for rolling the waist band of her shorts.
She was 28th at the Foot Locker finals. She was 11th in the mile at Arcadia in the spring of Her 1, best of 5: She had very strong credentials in high school and as a senior in was US 2 in the 1, 4: But, she also lost to eighth grader Nicole Blood at the Loucks Games.
In cross country, she was a one-person team and broke 12 course records, and was fourth in the Foot Locker finals. She was not on the national radar in high school. One of her best performances was a third place finish in the Sacramento city championship in the 1, 4: Amy Hastings 10,Leavenworth Leavenworth, Kan.
A strong performer in Kansas, she won three state titles on the track and also won a cross country title.
At the end of her senior year she was eighth in the U. Before she was a big deal at Iowa State, she was a good runner in high school, but not outstanding. She was eighth in the Iowa cross country championships as a senior and set the Fort Dodge school record in the 3, in the spring of Born in Kenya and moved to the U.
Her Olympic dream began in at the age of 10 and race walking became her thing in high school. Shalane Flanagan marathonMarblehead Marblehead, Mass. Great genetics, impeccable running form, competitive drive, all of the traits that went into forging one of the greatest careers in U. She was a three-time state champ in cross country, She was second at the outdoor national meet in the mile 4: She was fifth in the California state finals of the 1, as a junior and fourth in the 3, as a senior Carmel Invitational and US 10 4: She was a three-time league champion in cross country.
Kara Goucher marathonEast Duluth, Minn. She was a two-time Foot Locker finalist who was perpetually motivated in high school by her rivalry with fellow Minnesota great Carrie Tollefson.
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InTollefson beat Goucher by a second at the state cross country meet. Goucher graduated in with four Minnesota state titles. Dawn Harper hurdlesEast St. She won the hurdles double three years at the Class 2A Championships in Illinois and had high school bests of She endured a tumultuous high school career, the victim of abuse and endured the death of her mother in an auto accident.
Through it all, she was a fixture at Virginia's state championships, but she only won once, in the hurdles She was US 6 indoors in the 55 hurdles. She overcame a rootless upbringing and a fractured home life with the help of track and field.
As a senior inshe won the Iowa state championship in the hurdles in She also won the hurdles title as a sophomore. She is credited as a state record holder in the hurdles at She was an exceptional athlete in high school and became the first girl to dip under 40 seconds in the hurdles. She also ran Georganne Moline hurdlesThunderbird Phoenix, Ariz. She swept the hurdles events as a junior and senior at the Arizona state meet.
Her winning time in the hurdles as a senior in was the second-fastest in state history, A five-time outdoors state champion in the hurdles events in Virginia, she was also one of the top hurdlers nationally in the Class of She was US 3 in the hurdles Chaunte Lowe high jumpJ. She made a steady year-by-year progression in the high jump. She cleared as a freshman, as a sophomore, She won the California state title as a junior but lost to Sharon Day as a senior, in She won the outdoor national championship twice.
She also had bests of Brigetta Barrett high jumpDuncanville Duncanville, Texas: She won the Texas state meet in the high jump with a clearance but had a best of US 2a bar she made twice as a senior. He was edged out by Tim Nelson in the California state finals of the 3, meters inrunning US 8 8: The year before, as a junior, he kicked to the win in 9: In cross country, he was second in the CIF finals as a senior, seventh as a junior.
Played one season of varsity soccer before turning his attention to running under the guidance of Alberto Salazar. He trained with a global perspective from the start and along the way won five state championships, including a breakthrough victory over Lauren Jespersen in the cross country meet. As a senior, Rupp was second at Foot Locker and in the spring of he broke national records in the 8: Came to the U.
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Lopez Lomong 5,Tully Tully, N. One of the "Lost Boys of Sudan," his harrowing life story took a turn for the better when he emigrated to the U. He won indoor and outdoor New York state titles in the 1, meters in and had a best of US 8 4: In cross country, he broke the Missouri state championship course record and was fifth at the Foot Locker finals.
Dathan Ritzenhein 10,Rockford Rockford, Mich.Andrew Jordan, Watkins D1 OHSAA state XC record 14:54.0
One of the most celebrated high school runners of all-time, "Ritz" won back-to-back Foot Locker Cross Country finals and and helped usher in a new era for high school distance running along with fellow Class of grads Alan Webb and Ryan Hall. Ran well enough at the Foot Locker Midwest Regional to gain the interest of coaches at Wisconsin-Parkside, who turned him into a race walker. Moved with his family to the U. He won three CIF titles as a senior, taking the cross country title as well as the 1, and 3, in the spring of He was second at the Foot Locker championship and won the mile at the national outdoor championships.
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That set the stage for entrance into the "Big Three" along with Dathan Ritzenhein and Alan Webb when they became seniors together. Hall finished third behind those two in the Foot Locker finals and won the CIF title in the 1, meters 4: Abdi Abdirahman marathonTucson Tucson, Ariz.
Emigrated to the U. Aries Merritt hurdlesWheeler Marietta, Ga. He won state titles in the and hurdles at the Georgia state meet in and was US 3 in the s with He was sixth at the outdoor national championships in the hurdles but owned a wind-legal best of An outstanding high school hurdler, he ranked US 1 in the hurdles in andwhen he ran He also ran US 2 Richardson won a national outdoor title in the meter hurdles, clocking US 1 Jeff Porter hurdlesFranklin Somerset, N.
He tried several other events before finding a his niche with the hurdles and won the New Jersey Meet of Champions as a junior in That same spring he placed sixth at the national outdoor championships.
He was US 1 in the indoor meter hurdles in A dominant high school athlete in Georgia, he won eight state titles including relays in and He earned a bronze medal at world juniors in the hurdles with a PR of Four-time Olympian, owner of three gold medals. A supremely talented high school hurdler, he is No. He won three Texas 5A state titles in the hurdles, but lost the meter final to Jason Richardson Jamie Nieto high jumpValley Sacramento, Calif.
Ten weeks after picking up the high jump as a high school junior, he made it to the CIF finals. Nieto was also a football and basketball player in high school but eventually he turned his full attention to track and field. He cleared seven feet for the first time after he got to Sacramento City College. Erik Kynard high jumpRogers Toledo, Ohio: He won national championships indoors and outdoors in the high jump inclearing a best of He also won the indoor national meet as a junior.
He competed at the Olympic Trials at the end of his junior year and placed 17th. As a senior, he also won Toledo city championships in the and hurdles. He won back-to-back North Carolina high jump titles in and and earned a silver medal at the World Juniors Championships when he cleared his high school best, He won outdoor nationals but also lost three times as a senior to Andra Manson including world juniors.
Brad Walker pole vaultUniversity Spokane, Wash. He placed second in the Washington 4A meet as a senior, clearingin That was good for US 24, hardly what you might expect from someone who would become a world champion Jeremy Scott pole vaultNorfolk Norfolk, Neb. Like Walker, his high school achievements were relatively modest.
He won the Nebraska Class A pole vault in with a clearance at Miles left high school in with a modest personal best of and went to Division II University of South Dakota, where he took his sweet time on the road to becoming world-class. Miles has made four Olympic teams and is less than two months from turning Marquise Goodwin long jumpRowlett Rowlett, Texas: The national high school record holder at 26 feet, 10 inches inhe is an example of someone who has been sensational every step of the way.
Goodwin leaped 25 feet as a sophomore and He won seven Texas 5A state championships including relays and also made his mark as a sprinter, triple jumper and football player.
He was the first jumper in Arizona history to break 50 feet in the triple jump and finished his high school career with a best of He's a two-time Arizona state champ in the triple jump and certainly would have made it a three-peat if he hadn't left school a semester early to enroll at the University of Oklahoma where he promptly won the NCAA title with a U. He produced one of the greatest performances in Georgia state meet history when he tripled with He later went for a US 1 in the triple jump.
Reese Hoffa shot putLakeside Evans, Ga. Not much was expected of Hoffa as a junior when he barely advanced to the state meet, but he came up with a huge PR of to win the first of two Georgia state meet titles. As a senior he improved to He was the national leader indoors and out as a senior in and hit a best of 70 feet even at the Pennsylvania 3A meet. He won the Arcadia Invitational, Golden West and was second at the outdoor national championships.
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He also won the state discus title with US 5 Christian Cantwell shot putEldon Eldon, Mo. He won the discus, but not the shot put, at the Missouri 3A championship meet. When a football scholarship didn't pan out, he studied videotapes of John Godina and determined to earn his way to college as a thrower. His high school PR was Split time between track and baseball in high school and won the the Class A title in the discus in with a toss of feet, 9 inches. Gave throwing a try as a senior in high school after getting hurt playing football.
He launched school records in that still stand: He was the state meet runner-up in both events as a senior. Jason Young discusSamuell Dallas, Texas: He threw feet even to place second in the discus at the Golden West Invitational, good for US 7 that spring.
He was second in the Texas state meet. When he broke his hand playing baseball, Kinsey turned his attention to track and threw the javelin feet while still in his cast.
As a senior he improved to feet and and also was a high jumper and ran Sean Furey javelinMethuen Methuen, Mass.