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  1. 2018 ILXCTF XC Season Previews
    19 Aug, 2018
    2018 ILXCTF XC Season Previews
    Here are previews for the upcoming 2018 Illinois High School XC Season TEAMS 1A Girls - Tolono Unity hopes for three in four 1A Boys - So many choices of possibilities for the 1A Boys team title 2A Girls - Belvidere North leads another strong 2A team battle 2A Boys - This could be "THE" year for Chatham-Glenwood 3A Girls - Is 2018 the best Girls team collection ever? 3A Boys - WWS the leader in a wide-open team chase INDIVIDUALS 1A - BOYS | GIRLS 2A - BOYS | GIRLS 3A - BOYS | GIRLS
  2. XC Zone - National Regional Rankings - Pre Season
    15 Aug, 2018
    XC Zone - National Regional Rankings - Pre Season
    We are getting close to the start of the 2018 High School Cross Country season. Here is a look at each of the national regional rankings for teams that will compete for the Nike Cross Nationals Championships in December. Boys Regional Rankings Girls Regional Rankings National Top 35 Seasonal Previews
  3. 2018 Illinois XC Speed Rankings Pre-Season Team Rankings
    06 Aug, 2018
    2018 Illinois XC Speed Rankings Pre-Season Team Rankings
    Illinois XC Speed Ratings has their pre-season lists up for the 2018 XC season for Illinois teams. Check them out here! Boys Pre-Season Girls Pre-Season
  4. XC Zone - 2018 National Previews
    03 Aug, 2018
    XC Zone - 2018 National Previews
    Naperville North (pictured) is one of five Illinois teams ranked in the  National XC Zone Rankings for the 2018 Pre-Season Check out the Top 35 National Previews for the Boys and Girls. The road to the Nike Cross Nationals starts here! XC ZONE BOYS SEASONAL PREVIEW XC ZONE GIRLS SEASONAL PREVIEW
  5. Loyola Lakefront Invitational returns this fall after a six-year absence
    18 Jul, 2018
    Loyola Lakefront Invitational returns this fall after a six-year absence
    Loyola University Head Cross Country Coach Bob Thurnhoffer announced in a December press release that Loyola University would host and restart the Loyola Lakefront Invitational during the 2018 cross-country season. The meet will be held on September 28-29 at Montrose Harbor on the Chicago Lakefront. The entire story...
  6. Zach Kinne moves with family to Pennsylvania
    10 Jul, 2018
    Zach Kinne moves with family to Pennsylvania
    Zach Kinne will be challenging for a state championship this fall but it will not be for Neuqua Valley and in Illinois. Kinne, who will be a senior, has moved with his family to Pennsylvania. His father Michael accepted a position in June with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Zach will be attending North Alleghany High School for his senior year. Read more here >>> Former Wildcat moves with family to Pennsylvania
  7. 2018 Sub 5 / Sub 6 Challenge Final Lists
    20 Jun, 2018
    2018 Sub 5 / Sub 6 Challenge Final Lists
    Here are the final lists for the Sub 5 Challenge for the 2018 Track & Field Season. The program promotes high school athletes to run under 5-minutes for Boys and 6-minutes for Girls for 1600 Meters. Congratulations to all who were are part of the FIFTH YEAR of the challenge. See you in 2019! BOYS FINAL LISTS GIRLS FINAL LISTS
  8. IHSA Announces School Classifications for 2018-2019 season
    13 Jun, 2018
    IHSA Announces School Classifications for 2018-2019 season
    The IHSA posted the School Classifications for the 2018-2019 School year on June 13. One notable change in the Track & Field Classifications was the omission of the East St. Louis-Senior Boys team. The Flyers were not allowed to compete at the 2018 Boys State Track & Field Championships at the end of May due to the incident that postponed the Southwest Conference Boys Meet. When the classifications were initially posted, East St. Louis-Senior’s Girls team was assigned to Class 2A, but the
  9. 2018 ILXCTF Illinois HS Relay Rankings
    06 Jun, 2018
    2018 ILXCTF Illinois HS Relay Rankings
    Congratulations to the Glenbard West Boys team and the Dunlap Girls teams as the 2018 ILXCTF Relay Rankings Champions.    The ILXCTF.com (formally the DyeStat Illinois) Relay Rankings are based off the DyeStat TFX Leaderboards on Athletic.net (as of June 1, 2018) for the four relays that are contested at the IHSA State Track & Field Meet. In the All Class, 3A, 2A, and 1A categories, the top 50 quartets are ranked with 50 points given to the fastest school down to 1 point for the 50th fastest.
  10. Hart runs Illinois All Time Best at Magis Miles
    02 Jun, 2018
    Hart runs Illinois All Time Best at Magis Miles
    Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart ran an Illinois High School all-time best of 4:44.63 to win the Women's Elite Mile at the Magis Miles in Chicago Friday evening. Hart breaks Suzie Tuffey's 33-year old record of 4:46.3 Hart's time at 1600-meters of 4:43.07 also surpasses Kayla Beattie's state best from the IHSA State Meet in 2011. Evanston Township's Enyaeva Michelin runs 4:46.29 for IL AT #3 to finish second. Danny Kilrea and Campbell Petersen win High School Elite Mile races. Magis Miles -
  11. Petersen transfers from Dunlap to Naperville North
    28 May, 2018
    Petersen transfers from Dunlap to Naperville North
    Campbell Petersen's family is relocating to the Chicago area and will be attending school at Naperville North this fall. More on this story here
  12. IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships Highlights
    28 May, 2018
    IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships Highlights
    Here are recaps / videos / photos from this weekend's IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships. Photo: 2018 3A 800m champion Joshua English of Blue Island Eisenhower with Dr. David Ayoub who won the 880 Yard Run at the 1977 IHSA State Track & Field Championships. Ayoub still holds the fastest time (metric or yards)  of 1:48.9 (HT) ever run at the Illinois State Meet 1A Recap 2A Recap 3A Recap Photos | Videos  Results: 1A | 2A | 3A
  13. IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships
    23 May, 2018
    IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships
    The IHSA Boys State Track & Field Championships will run from May 24 to May 26 at O'Brien Stadium on the campus of Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois 1A Boys Prelims begin Thursday. 2A Boys Prelims start on Friday morning followed by the 3A prelims Friday Afternoon. State Final Saturday begins at 10:00 AM. Here are the state meet previews along with sectional recaps to get you ready for this weekend's action. 1A Boys State Meet Preview | 1A Boys Sectional Recaps 2A Boys
  14. IHSA Girls State Track and Field Championships Highlights
    22 May, 2018
    IHSA Girls State Track and Field Championships Highlights
    Here are highlights of the IHSA Girls State Track & Field Championships that took place from May 17-19, 2018 1A Girls Recap 2A Girls Recap 3A Girls Recap Videos  Photos
  15. IHSA Girls Sectional Highlights
    14 May, 2018
    IHSA Girls Sectional Highlights
    The road for the Girls State Track and Field Championships in Illinois was made a little clearer with sectional competitions in the three classes across the state. Highlights of each of the sectionals are on the links below. The IHSA State Meet will begin on Thursday, May 17 on the campus of Eastern Illinois University. 1A Girls Sectional Highlights | 1A Girls Final Qualifiers 2A Girls Sectional Highlights | 2A Girls Final Qualifiers 3A Girls Sectional Highlights | 3A Girls Final Qualifiers
  16. 2018 Illinois Top Times Championships
    22 Mar, 2018
    2018 Illinois Top Times Championships
    Everything that you need to know about this weekend's Illinois Top Times Championship at Illinois Wesleyan University's Shirk Center in Bloomington. The meet begins with the 1A session Friday afternoon at 3:05 PM. If you can't make it to the Shirk Center, you can watch the meet LIVE via +PLUS! Videos will be available after the meet ON DEMAND via +PLUS! Meet Previews - 1A | 2A | 3A Meet Programs - 1A | 2A | 3A Storylines to Watch ITT Live Webcast Meet Schedule Illinois Top Times Official
  17. Sub 5/Sub 6 Challenge set for fifth season for High School distance runners
    08 Feb, 2018
    Sub 5/Sub 6 Challenge set for fifth season for High School distance runners
    This is the fifth season for the Sub 5 /Sub 6 Challenge for High School Distance runners. The name of the game is simple. If you are a boys' distance runner in High School, run under sub 5 for 1600-meters or under 10:30 for 3200-meters, and have your coach submit your time to make the list. If you are a girls' distance runner in High School, run under sub 6 for 1600-meters or under 12:45 for 3200-meters and have your coach submit your time to make the list. This is not a contest between
  18. Coach Joe Newton Tribute Page
    01 Jan, 2018
    Coach Joe Newton Tribute Page
    Coach Joe Newton  1929 - 2017 DyeStat Article 12/9/17 Mr Newton - In Memoriam Lessons learned - 2016 Mr. Newton final speech to York team - 2016 Tour of East End Park - Newton speaks at end - 2014 Mike Clark Chicago Tribune Article on Joe Newton Mr Newton Celebration Videos - 1/27/18 Celebrating the Life of Joe Newton Photos
  19. ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 3A Boys Events
    01 Feb, 2018
    ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 3A Boys Events
    Wes York and Charlie Kern (pictured, Laura Duffy Photo) are two of the top returning runners in the 800 Meter Run. There are so many 3A Boys athletes that will take center stage on the national level this 2018 season. We saw what happened last fall during the Cross Country Season. We are about to see that this spring in Track & Field. Get yourself ready for the up coming season by reading previews for each of the 18 events that will take place on the 3A schedule. 3A Boys Distance Events 3A
  20. ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 2A Boys Events
    01 Feb, 2018
    ILXCTF Track & Field Previews - 2A Boys Events
    The East St. Louis-Senior 4x400 Relay team after winning the 3A state title last year in Charleston (Laura Duffy Photo) East St. Louis-Senior moves from 3A down to 2A for the upcoming season. They will be the big favorite for the team championship. Read about their chances, along with other athletes chances, for the upcoming season with the ILXCTF.com Preview of each of the 18 events. 2A Boys Distance Events 2A Boys Field Events 2A Boys Sprint/Hurdle Events

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