29 results for tag: Cross Country

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 ... 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 ... 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, ... More

FPD’s Patterson takes leadership role to heart

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Height can make fans take notice of an athlete almost immediately. For teams taking on the FPD girls basketball and soccer programs, opposing height can also affect game plans. Kate Patterson gave the Vikings that height. And she took full ... More

Baldwin runner signs with Wake Forest

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here The list of Baldwin track and field athletes headed to big-name colleges continues to grow. Evan Simmons signed with Wake Forest last week, joining Indiana-bound Zykeria Williams as Baldwin athletes headed to NCAA Division I programs from the ... More

Jatavious Harris finishes Baldwin career with a bang

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here All-Middle Georgia boys track and field team   Athlete of the year: Jatavious Harris, Baldwin First team Carl Ellis Corley, Bleckley County, senior Corley claimed the GHSA Class 2A triple crown, sweeping the 1,600 (4:28.04) ... More

Williams caps storied Baldwin career with big finish

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here All-Middle Georgia girls track team   Athlete of the year: Zykeria Williams, Baldwin First team DaLoria Boone, John Milledge, junior Boone set the GISA Class 3A record in the long jump, winning the state title with a ... More

Perry head coaches Hardy, Tucker moving on

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Brett Hardy has seen football head coaches and athletics directors come and go in 16 years as boys basketball head coach at Perry. But that streak is over. Hardy is no longer the boys basketball head coach at Perry, and Lorne Tucker has ... More

Middle Georgians honored by Positive Athlete group

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here Two Middle Georgia athletes made the statewide list of the most positive high school athletes in the state, according to the Positive Athlete organization. Softball player Karsen Ochs of FPD and boys basketball player Aaron Geter III of ... More

State champs in review: Seven schools wins first-ever titles in 2016-17

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Lambert’s girls soccer team was among five state champions for the Forsyth County school this academic year. Pope’s championship in Class AAAAAA baseball on Monday put a wrap on the 2016-17 year in Georgia high ... More