Cross Country


Meet tomorrow at Waid Park
The meet will be at Waid Park tomorrow at 5pm. Here is the address for directions:

Waid Recreation Park
701 Waid Park Road
Rocky Mount, VA 24151

The bus will leave Madison at the end of 7th period (3:25) and will also return to Madison. We will leave as soon as the meet is over, so expect athletes to arrive back at Madison around 7:00-7:30.

2014 JMMS CC Schedule
I have attached the 2014 CC schedule below!

Coach Wilder
Practiced Canceled 10/14
We are canceling practice today due to weather.  We will be having practice tomorrow (Tues), rain or shine!

Coach Wilder & Coach Mansisidor
Practice has been canceled for today (9/30).
Golden Eagle Invite Info (Tomorrow!)
The bus will leave Madison at 7:30am.  

The meet will take place at Goodview Elementary School.

The girls race is at 9:30 and the boys race is at 9:55.  If you are not riding the bus you need to be at the meet by 9am!

Any qustions 276-620-2535 or email :
Clash of Titans (9/21) Tomorrow!
Bus leaves Madison at 7:00am

If athletes are riding with parents to the meet, be at HV high school by 7:25.

Boys race: 8:00am
Girls race: 8:25am

Any questions email or call 276-620-2535
Results and pics from Knights Crossing
Times and several pictures of our athletes at Knights Crossing this past Saturday can be found at the following link:

I have finally recieved transportation information for tomorrow's meet.

The bus will leave James Madison Middle School at 8:00am.  Any athletes riding the bus must be there by 7:50!  If you arrive at 8:01 you will be left.

The meet is at Green Hill Park in Salem.  Athletes can ride with their parents to the meet.  If you are not riding the bus you need to be in Green Hill Park no later than 8:45 am.  

The middle school race will start at 9:30am.

I am very excited as there are over 35 middle school teams from 4 different states participating.  In the whole event, there are over 1,700 runners entered.  Athletes should be brining home information today regarding the meet.  Any questions email ( or 276-620-2535 (my cell)
1st place for both Boys and Girls!
1- Madison 18 points
2- Woodrow 46
3- Addison 96
4- Jackson 103
5-Breckenridge 177
1- Madison 42 Points
2- Breckenridge 45
3- Woodrow 97
4 - Jackson 143
5- Addison 206
Cross Country Information
I am pleased that you have expressed interest in running Cross Country for James Madison this fall. We hope to build on the success our program had last year in which our girls placed 1st in the City Championships while our boys placed 3rd. 

We will practice every Monday-Thursday from 3:45-5:25, with our first practice on Monday August 26th. Our meet schedule has not been finalized as of now, but will be available by the first practice. In order to participate, each athlete must have a completed and current physical. In addition, athletes must have at least a 2.0 GPA from the 4th 9 weeks of the previous year and only one “3” for citizenship. There will be a mandatory parent meeting on Thursday, August 29th after practice at 5:25 in the gym. If a parent/guardian is unable to attend the parent meeting, they must arrange a meeting with Coach Wilder before their athlete can participate. 

Athletes should have running/tennis shoes, as well as weather appropriate gym wear for all practices. While there are water fountains, it would be easier if athletes could bring their own water bottles.

-Coach Wilder & Coach Mansisidor