College Running

College running is a realistic goal for high school runners who are willing to commit themselves to cross country and track and field. There is, of course, no guarantees of a scholarship, but a runner with at least decent talent and a superior work ethic should be able to participate in college running. Here are some articles about things that I learned during my years of college running

  • College Cross Country Times
  • In this section I discuss the kind of times that college coaches look for in deciding whether to allow runners to join the team.

  • Scholarships
  • The goal of most elite high school runners is to secure a college athletic scholarship. In this section I discuss the chances of having a coach offer you money to run.

  • College Running Tips
  • This section details the most valuable college running tips I learned during my four years as a college runner.