Track and Field


Best player in school history: Region 7-AAAAA teams

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Kell’s Brian Randolph (37) was the Class AAAA defensive player of the year and an AJC Super 11 pick in 2010 before going on to play for the University of Tennessee. (AJC file photo) Carrollton has won seven state championships, so the ... More

Best player in school history: Region 1-AAAA schools

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here BRANDEN CAMP/SPECIAL Bill Stanfill passed away in November of last year. He was only 69. The tributes that poured in served to remind those who remembered him, and educate those too young, just how outstanding an athlete that Stanfill was at ... 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

Four Questions with Jordan coach Justin Newman

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here GHSF Daily asked Georgia head coaches to answer these four questions. We’ll report from a different head coach each day. Justin Newman, Jordan 1. What is the real difference-maker in winning and losing in Georgia high school football? ... More

Taylor takes world title

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Sandy Creek alum Christian Taylor continued his world domination in the triple jump with a win last weekend before a crowd of 55,000 in the IAAF World Championships in London. His winning jump of 17.68 meters was just enough to get past teammate Will Claye’s ... More

Transfer trend shows no signs of slowing

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here November 4, 2016 – Roswell, Ga: Roswell wide receiver Christian Ford (3) runs down the sideline against Cherokee linebacker Mckinley Hunter (23) in the first half of their game at Roswell High School Friday November 4, 2016, in Roswell, Ga. ... More

Top-players by position: Multi-position athletes can be dominant

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here BRANDEN CAMP/SPECIAL In today’s category in the series of Top 10 players at each position, we look at players who aren’t easily assigned just one position. They often are dominant in multiple aspects of the game from offense to defense ... More

New HOF class announced

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The 2017 inductees in the McIntosh High School Hall of Fame have been announced in advance of the seventh annual induction weekend, scheduled for Oct. 13-14. This year’s Distinguished Alumni is Brycen Counts (1992) — Jr. Olympian during high school in gymnast... More

State champ in shot put

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Sarah Carillo, 13, with Peach State Throwers of Fayetteville, won the state championship in both the girls discus and shot put at the USATF Georgia Junior Olympics Track and Field meet at Carrollton High School. She along with other team members are competing this ... More

Puddy takes gold in Senior Games

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Dr. Robert Earl Puddy of Peachtree City recently won the gold medal in the javelin and silver in the shot put in the USA National Senior Games (formally the USA Senior Olympics). These wins qualify him to compete in the International Senior games next year. Puddy ... More