Cross Country


Local runners receive ATC honors

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Three high school runners from Fayette County have been named to the 2017 All-Metro cross-country team. The Atlanta Track Club announced the 21 boys and 21 girls selected for the team last week. Among the Fayette honorees are Nick Nyman of Starr’s Mill, the ... More

Six region titles up for grabs tonight

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here In the last week of the regular season, championships are on the line in Regions 1, 3, 4, 6, 7 and 8. Here’s a look at those games and other key matchups. Region 1 Championship: Pelham (8-1, 8-0) at Mitchell County (8-1, 8-0) These two have ... More

GHSA cross country championships

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The GHSA cross country state championships are being held this Friday and Saturday in Carrollton, with three classifications competing on the first day and five on the second. This post will be updated throughout the weekend as results come ... More

National rankings: Lowndes makes big move in two polls

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Here is where Georgia teams stand in several national polls. The numbers on the left are this week’s rankings; the numbers in parentheses are last week’s rankings. CalPreps 14. (22) Lowndes 27. (33) Cartersville 39. (26) Archer 41. (28) ... More

Local schools take a run at cross country state titles, high finishes

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here The GHSA state cross country meet takes place Friday and Saturday in Carrollton and 21 local boys and girls’ team will make the trip in hopes of solid performances. “I think our boys team has a great opportunity to get a top five finish,” said Mitch ... More

GOTW: Jefferson County at Screven County

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here This is the final week that Class AA blogger Adam Krohn will preview a game of the week (GOTW). Moving forward, Thursday’s blog will focus on in-depth playoff coverage. Jefferson County Warriors at Screven County Gamecocks When, where: 7:30 ... More

GHSA Cross Country State Championships Preview

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Photo: GHSA The high school cross country season will come to an end this weekend at the GHSA Cross Country State Championships, presented by Atlanta Track Club, at the Carrollton cross country course at Carrollton High School. The past boys ... More

Even after dominant year, Jones County’s Erin Leonard isn’t slowing down any time soon

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Erin Leonard probably would be running even if there wasn’t a team to run for. The junior at Jones County said running is something that she can’t do without. Last year, Leonard won the GHSA Class 5A cross country title and then added championships in ... More

State championships and close calls, Middle Georgia’s best of 2016-17

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here As we finished off the All-Middle Georgia individual honors for the 2016-17 school year last week, we wanted to look back at the top teams from the area for the past school year. It was a terrific year for teams in Middle Georgia with several state champion... More

Tattnall Square’s Rodgers shows leadership, gets his championship

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Selby Buck Award winners 2017: Christian Rodgers, Tattnall Square, football and wrestling; Kate Patterson, FPD, basketball and soccer 2016: Quintez Cephus, Stratford, football, basketball and track 2015: Justin Smith, West Laurens, football, basketball and ... More