Florida State Men's Cross Country - 1976 Year In Review

Florida State Men's Cross Country - 1976 Year In Review

Coaching Staff
Dick Roberts, Head Coach

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1976 Florida State Signees/Newcomers

Rick Gilrane, 5-8, 140, Orlando

Dennis Heath, 5-9, 135, Fort Lauderdale

Tom Herron, 5-10, 140, Longwood

Brantley Overcash, 6-1, 150, Brandon


1976 Roster - By Name

L
T                                       PY
R Name                  Hgt   Wgt  Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
  Cliff Cook            6-1   170  So        Tampa (Chamberlain)
* Donnie Cook           5-8   125  Jr   **   Winter Park (Winter Park)
* Tommy Curtis          5-9   136  So   *    Tampa (Brandon)
  Rick Gilrane          5-8   140  Fr        Orlando (Evans)
  Dennis Heath          5-9   135  Fr        Fort Lauderdale (Saint Thomas Aquinas)
* Tom Herron            5-10  140  Fr        Longwood (Lyman)
  Glenn Kettenacker     5-9   140  Jr        Titusville (Astronaut)
  Ron Montgomery        5-11  155  Jr        College Park, GA (Seminole CC)
* Brantley Overcash     6-1   150  Fr        Brandon (Brandon)
* Perry Shaw            5-6   130  Sr-R *    Tallahassee (Leon/Pensacola JC)
  Shannon Sullivan      5-7   135  Sr-R      Lake Worth (John I. Leonard)

1976 Schedule and Results

DATE
REF
LOC
OPPONENT
SCORE
09/25
Ref
H
VALDOSTA STATE COLL L 31-26
10/02
Ref
H
FLORIDA STATE INVITATIONAL 4th Place
10/16
Ref
N
AZALEA CITY INVITATIONAL
Mobile, Al
4th Place
10/23
 
N
FLORIDA INVITATIONAL
Gainesville, Fl
 
10/30
Ref
N
METRO CHAMPIONSHIP
St. Louis, Mo
4th Place
EOY Stats Ref

                Overall   Home    Away   Neutral
------------------------------------------------
FSU RECORD IS    0- 1     0- 1     0- 0     0- 0


1976 METRO CONFERENCE RESULTS
 1  MEMPHIS STATE          43
 2  GEORGIA TECH           65
 3  CINCINNATI             73
 4  FLORIDA STATE          78
 5  SAINT LOUIS            79
 6  LOUISVILLE            173

1976 EOY Stats

Team Overall Name Races Top 7 Top 10 Wins =============================================== Donnie Cook 4 4 4 0 Perry Shaw 4 4 1 1 Tom Herron 4 4 1 0 Tommy Curtis 4 4 1 0 Brantley Overcash 3 3 0 0 Dennis Heath 3 2 0 0 Ron Montgomery 2 2 0 0 Cliff Cook 2 1 0 0 Shannon Sullivan 1 1 0 0 Glenn Kettenacker 1 0 0 0

FLORIDA STATE 31, VALDOSTA STATE COLL 26
09/25/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL

MEN 5-Mile RACE
Place  Name                       Points   Time
=====  =========================  ======  ========
   1   Perry Shaw                     1   25:45   
   2   Donnie Cook                    2   25:47   
   7   Tom Herron                     7   26:22   
   9   Tommy Curtis                   9   26:59   
  14   Brantley Overcash             12   27:35   
  15   Ron Montgomery                13   27:51   
  16   Shannon Sullivan              14   28:43   
  17   Glenn Kettenacker            xxx   28:44   
  18   Dennis Heath                 xxx   28:56   
  19   Cliff Cook                   xxx   29:44   

FLORIDA STATE INVITATIONAL, 4th place
10/02/1976, TALLAHASSEE, FL

                                                                                                                                                                                                   
1  Florida           45                                                                                                                                                                                 
2  Valdosta State    48                                                                                                                                                                                 
3  Troy State        77                                                                                                                                                                                 
4  Florida State     82                                                                                                                                                                                 
5  Georgia           87                                                                                                                                                                                 
6  South Alabama    157                                                                                                                                                                                 
MEN 5-Mile RACE
Place  Name                       Points   Time
=====  =========================  ======  ========
   5   Donnie Cook                    5   25:18   
  13   Perry Shaw                    13   25:58   
  17   Tom Herron                    17   26:18   
  19   Tommy Curtis                  19   26:25   

AZALEA CITY INVITATIONAL, 4th place
10/16/1976, Mobile, Al

                                                                                                                                                                                                   
1  Alabama         1  2  5 11 13   32                                                                                                                                                                   
2  Georgia         3  4  6 25 28   66                                                                                                                                                                   
3  Georgia Tech    8 17 18 22 24   89                                                                                                                                                                   
4  Florida State   9 12 15 23 33   92                                                                                                                                                                   
5  SE Louisiana    7 16 26 30 31  110                                                                                                                                                                   
6  Ms College     10 14 20 34 35  113                                                                                                                                                                   
7  South Alabama  19 21 29 46 47  162                                                                                                                                                                   
MEN 5-Mile RACE
Place  Name                       Points   Time
=====  =========================  ======  ========
  10   Donnie Cook                    9   24:49   
  13   Perry Shaw                    12   24:56   
  18   Tommy Curtis                  15   25:14   
  29   Tom Herron                    23   25:38   
  42   Cliff Cook                    33   26:21   
  48   Brantley Overcash             36   26:51   
  50   Dennis Heath                  38   26:54   

METRO CHAMPIONSHIP, 4th place
10/30/1976, St. Louis, Mo

MEN 5-Mile RACE
Place  Name                       Points   Time
=====  =========================  ======  ========
   7   Donnie Cook                    7   25:30   
  11   Ron Montgomery                11   25:59   
  15   Tom Herron                    15   26:18   
  21   Tommy Curtis                  21   26:35   
  24   Perry Shaw                    24   26:43   
  31   Brantley Overcash             31   27:08   
  38   Dennis Heath                  38   29:20