Jake Holt

Neosho, MO

About Me

Jake HoltEast Newton High SchoolHead Cross Country Assistant Track and Field (Distance)Above all things, I am a Christian. I have been at East Newton for nineteen years (this was my first school). I am entering my 15th year as the cross country head coach after serving as the assistant under Kern Sorrell for three seasons. I have been blessed to be associated with some fantastic kids all of these seasons, and each year it gets harder to let them go. RespectPatienceKindnessSelflessnessHonestyForgivenessCommitmentHumility(Eight key principles to live by)Good luck and good running...

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
4 months ago How did packet pickup go?
It went smoothly. Not much wait time. We were able to pick up both genders at once as well.
4 months ago Tickets
@fl1-4515849b-1be0-43fa-9395-469a07d7f7b1 We didn't offer them to alternates' parents. Long driv...
4 months ago Tickets
@coachebert Also, I had 23 tickets to purchase. I had to do them all as separate transactions. I...
4 months ago Tickets
@coachebert Both teams qualified. We offered tickets to the parents. We had enough tickets left ...
4 months ago Tickets
@zoughaibs I purchased tickets for the kids to watch the opposite gender run. However, the boys ...
4 months ago Tickets
@coachmoran Not a fan of this process. I'm buying about half of our tickets for the opposite gen...
4 months ago Tickets
Still waiting. Anyone else?
5 months ago State Qualification for XC
What is the rule if your team finishes 3rd at Districts, but still has 5 in the top 15? Do just ...
5 months ago State Cross Country Meet Race Times
Here is the response: Jake, I’m sure this will be discussed, but, for example, for the Clas...
5 months ago State Cross Country Meet Race Times
@coachmoran I sent this to Don Maurer. Anyone have thoughts on this? I’m sure this will be ...
5 months ago Course in Lamar
The course is a very fair course. Not a whole lot of turns, 1 1/4 laps. Finish doubles back over ...
5 months ago Missouri State Meet
@Hays Any speculation on PM start times?
6 months ago SWCCCA and fast times
I think the tell-tale sign is that Arnold beat Brown and Ashley by over 53 seconds...they went 18...
12 months ago Early season meets and coronavirus?
@esnich Counties in Southwest Missouri have their health departments starting to recommend not h...
12 months ago individual comparative effort google sheet
@ncxctrackcoach I just sent payment. Jake Holt holtj@eastnewton.org
1 year ago District Entries (Track and Field 2020)
Why is the reverse warmup even a thing?
1 year ago Repainting track for new exchange zones
@11639072 Fischer, the company who surfaced our track, told us to hold off on doing anything. The...
1 year ago Jr. High Track Meets (SWMO)
I am needing jr. high track meets in the April 2nd through April 10th range. Please help.
1 year ago McFarland USA & SWMO Running Camp
For those of you who are cross country enthusiasts. Coach Thomas Valles will be bringing his McFa...
1 year ago 2020 XC Meets
The 22nd Annual East Newton Invitational will be Saturday, September 26th. We are switching back ...
1 year ago Dean Hays
@szoughaib And Class 1 and 2 State is a different weekend than 3, 4, and 5.
1 year ago Cross country 5 classes
@Hays For future, you could just make the certificate file available and coaches could print the...
1 year ago Cross country 5 classes
@JIMKASTEN1 These are the numbers for creating this year's classifications.
1 year ago Cross country 5 classes
@bantazmo It has Carthage's enrollment at 110. I guess they really dropped in enrollment, lol...
1 year ago XC 5 Classes
Any speculation on how this will be divided?
1 year ago podium photos
@lbrumley Also, will the podium team photos be mailed to the schools who trophied?
1 year ago District Registration Process
I think all entries are to be done through Mo.Milesplit.com. I think the meets that appear on TRX...
1 year ago District Registration Process
@mutiger31 I thought we were, but I've seen District Meets listed on TRXC.
1 year ago 2020 Track Dates
@Hays Thank you
1 year ago 2020 Track Dates
First day of practice is February 24th? What are the State Track Meet Dates? Thank you.
1 year ago Gans Creek Course question.
@szoughaib yes
1 year ago Gans Creek Course question.
@szoughaib You can enter all 10 in the varsity race. If you need to move them, you can do so dur...
1 year ago District Assignments
@Hays I figured as much, just trying to get a grasp of what great class 3s might move to class 4.
1 year ago District Assignments
@Hays Any rough, very rough, guess as to what the enrollment breaks would look like for 5 classes?
1 year ago District Assignments
@mutiger31 4 classes for xc would be fine, if class 3 wasn't so disproportionate. We had 380 kid...
1 year ago Gans Creek Registration
@jperriguey They will allow athletes to be moved at the clerking process that day. I already ema...
1 year ago Parking at Gans Creek Question
I will be driving the bus for my team to the State Preview. Can anyone more familiar with the are...
1 year ago Gans Creek Registration
@sgudde I heard they're hoping for tomorrow.
2 years ago Why so late on district assignments?
@szoughaib That would become more problematic with track and field though. You would have a toug...
2 years ago Gans Creek Registration
@R-Taylor Okay. I just checked. When I am logged in to my account, it won't open my roster. Whe...
2 years ago Gans Creek Registration
@R-Taylor Okay. I just checked. When I am logged in to my account, it won't open my roster. Whe...
2 years ago Gans Creek Registration
@chester1976 Chrome...I already cleared my cookies as well to see if that was the issue. It does...
2 years ago Gans Creek Registration
@R-Taylor When I click on my team, East Newton, the roster never pops up. I just get a continuou...
2 years ago Middle school race distance
We are not adjusting our course at EN to the new distance. We are pretty limited on what we can d...
2 years ago New state course
@CoachSwift I was told there is a group of coaches working with Ericka at Columbia Parks to help...
2 years ago Head XC/Track Position open in Arkansas
Cross country and track coaches. Green Forest (Arkansas) High School is seeking a head cross co...
2 years ago SWMO Running Camp
Coaches,  We would love to see you and your team at our 12th Annual SWMO Running Camp this summ...
2 years ago SWMO Running Camp - Please Read!
Coaches, We would love to see you and your team at our 12th Annual SWMO Running Camp this summe...
2 years ago SWMO Running Camp - Please Read!
Coaches, We would love to see you and your team at our 12th Annual SWMO Running Camp this summe...
2 years ago SWMO Running Camp - Please Read!
Coaches, We would love to see you and your team at our 12th Annual SWMO Running Camp this summe...