J Alan Peoples

Tryon, NC

About Me

Head coach for XC and T & F for Polk County High School

Taught English and Public Speaking

Coaching for 30 years
Retired LTC US ARMY
Mayor: Tryon, NC 2001-2013

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
26 days ago 2a West Regional
I was unable to meet all the requirements for the meet to be held at TIEC. The 2A/3A Western Regi...
1 month ago 2a West Regional
Coaches; The 2A Regional is scheduled to be held at the TIEC[Tryon International Equestrian Cente...
2 months ago Track Resurfacing
Walt, I do not remember the name of the company; however, I recommended the one out of Knoxville,...
8 months ago WNC Polar Bear Championships 2016
4:00 PM J Alan Peoples Head Coach PCHS: XC, IT, OT NCTCCCA-past president NFHS Certified Off...
12 months ago Pole Vault Participation
Polk County [2A West] has pole vault and a UCS pit that exceeds all requirements.
1 year ago What's the Hardest Event in Track
Are there many administrations that really know about track? All we have are the Olympics. Hasn't...
2 years ago Watauga Meet
Randy, Please email me at silverfishltd@windstream.net on a matter of working a meet later n Apr...
2 years ago David Oliver Classic 2015
There are some Polar Bears today. It would be beneficial to know who has qualified for the David ...
2 years ago David Oliver Classic 2015
I know it takes a while to vet the entries; however, those of us who need to spend the night are ...
2 years ago Track State Meet 2016
Starting the meet at 9AM would insure that there was time to finish before too late. Those of us ...
2 years ago AC Reynolds Polar Bear 2014
I called NCHSAA today and the new time to get results in is 48 hours per Chiquana. Coach Peeps
2 years ago 2015 XC State Meet
Keep it there. I was as damp and cool as everyone else. I did ; however, look at the weather befo...
2 years ago COACHES CHECK UNIFORMS
There are no longer any excuses for anyone to wear an illegal uniform. This thread has the answer...
2 years ago Article Comment: Vote for US High School Track & Field Boys Athlete of the Year
Trent Friday
3 years ago Looking for a meet
Polk is hosting the 47th Times-News Invitational that day; however, it is quite a drive from your...
3 years ago FAT Systems Comparison
Polk County just purchased the Silver level Finish Lynx system with auto-capture and wireless sta...
3 years ago Indoor State Meets
It should be obvious to all that our organization works. The most important celebration here is ...
3 years ago Article Comment: Page cross country coach Legnetti in the race of his life
HEY LEGS. YOU ARE AN INSPIRATION!! HANG IN THERE. THE "OLDER" PEOPLES
4 years ago Times-News Invitational 2013
The time schedule will come out with the performance list from us. Coach Peeps
4 years ago Vote to eliminate Catholic Schools from NCHSAA
Droppings from Peeps 1-Some states require that all private/parochial schools play up one. 2-Sm...
5 years ago Coaches
@dldjad I also use the expertise of other coaches. A PV coach at another school is willing to h...
5 years ago Coaches
At Polk County High we use mostly coaches on our staff. The difference, with the exception of pol...
5 years ago Fast Track Individual - Day 2
@clonghurst Please let me add my accolades to the evergrowing list of coaches, athletes, parents,...
5 years ago Thankyou Mr. Craig Longhurst
Please let me add my accolades to the evergrowing list of coaches, athletes, parents, and admini...
5 years ago 1A, 2A, and 3A XC West Regionals
@blueskydwg No. The 2A is NOT at Jackson Park this year. Sorry for the confusing sentence structu...
5 years ago 1A, 2A, and 3A XC West Regionals
Polk County is willing to host the 1A, 2A, and 3A XC West Regionals at Jackson Park next year (2...
5 years ago 1A West XC Regional
@HSTXC Polk County is willing to host the 1A, 2A, and 3A XC West Regionals at Jackson Park next y...
5 years ago 800 Meter at 2A
@coach_eazy I agree. I am a member of the NCTCCCA and I see it very much like any other elected...
5 years ago 800 Meter at 2A
@coach_eazy What happens if two of the four regions have winners that are slower than the top...
5 years ago track/cross country scholarships
@OnceARunnr You have just given the best reason for why they are called STUDENT athletes!! Our s...
5 years ago Qualifying Times
@CoachGeorgeRJR Without going into it too much, the reason that I use the top 3 from each hea...
5 years ago NCHSAA 2A West Regional Championship 2011
@blueskydwg The only change will be that the scratch neeting will begin at 9:00AM. I did not al...
5 years ago NCHSAA 3A West Regional 2011
@jrayfield I sent this out to all the coaches on Saturday with the qualifiers list. Times alwa...
5 years ago Performance Lists for Regions
@blueskydwg Several items of info. The closing of Direct Athletics was moved to 6:00PM on this ...
5 years ago 3A West Region
@fletchthe2nd Yes. The reason that I did not change it is because I do not know if the coach wan...
5 years ago NCHSAA 2A State Track Championship 2011
@bobbolling I am the 2-A director. It is on Saturday the 21st. Coach Peoples
6 years ago unchanged stats
@blueskydwg You are correct. Many times people fuss about something that they do not have a...
6 years ago Wolverine Co-Ed Classic
If you wish, you may go to Direct Athletics.com and register for the Wolverine Co-Ed for 18 ...
6 years ago Tony Waldrop Invitational 2010
@mgackje My assistant coach, Scott Harding, is typing the results ( we do not score this meet) as...
6 years ago Any West NC schools looking for a pole vault coach?
@DOfly Please contact me about where you will be locating. I am interested, and I also am in to...
6 years ago Does anyone know the NCHSAA 4A Indoor Championship clothing rule?
@CoachGeorgeRJR The warning does not apply to the uniform rule; it only applies to the jewelry ...
6 years ago Does anyone know the NCHSAA 4A Indoor Championship clothing rule?
@jrickmiller These are my observations of the meet today. I was an official for relays, other d...
6 years ago 2011 NCHSAA State Meet POP Sheet Strict Deadline Lead to Meet Change
@blueskydwg I have not checked the lists lately; however, I do know that some changes were made...
6 years ago 2011 NCHSAA State Meet POP Sheet Strict Deadline Lead to Meet Change
@burlgra I drove to Greensboro this weekend to help the two Indoor meet directors sort through ...
6 years ago who has qualified for states 1.2.and 3A so far?
Let me shed at least some light as to why the Clemson Meet was not sanctioned and the times etc d...
6 years ago Starting Positions
@JAWilkes As the regional director, I sat down and assigned the numbers completely at random fo...
6 years ago 2010-2011 indoor season
I talked with ASU and was told that a meet of this size was not possible at their venue. I talked...
6 years ago 2010-2011 indoor season
We will have an Indoor State Championship; however, it will be held outside. That is all I know a...
6 years ago 2010-2011 indoor season
We will have an Indoor Season. It will be an outdoor location. This is all I have at this time. ...
6 years ago West 2A girls
From where I sit the West 2A will probably be the following in the top 10. Many of the top seven ...