68 results for tag: Track and Field

Landmark Christian to honor Thorn, winner of 37 state titles, school founder

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The career of one of Georgia’s most remarkable high school coaches is winding down, though the coach himself is not, even at age 88. His name is Bill Thorn, best known outside of high school athletics as the only man to ... More

Track and Field Blog:  A look at the state leaders

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here As we head into spring break, here are the state leaders in each one of the 16 events contested at region, sectionals and the state meet (wind-legal times only): 100 meters Boys: 10.70; Demaire Taylor, junior, Milton Girls: ... More

Track and Field Blog: Bragging rights meets fill weekend schedule across the metro area

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here We’re closing in on the midway point of the season, and with that comes all of the city and county championships. While they don’t have an impact on regional, sectional and state meet qualifiers or winners, these bragging ... More

Bre’Asia Davis races into the record books to lead Rutland to Sweet 16

Article and photos courtesy of the Macon Telegraph --> Original Article Here In a routine fast break against Crawford County on Jan. 12, senior Bre’Asia Davis scored a two-point basket. It wasn’t until after the game when she realized what she had done: She set a new Rutland record for career points scored, ... More

Backgrounds of head coaches in the state finals (AAA-A)

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The 16 head coaches in the state finals have won 1,420 games, lost only 432, tied six, and have a winning percentage of .766 while in Georgia. They have won 18 state championships. GHSF Daily is taking a closer look at each of the ... More

Johnson named Georgia Heisman finalist

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here A track and field star at Whitewater High sprinted all the way to the state finals in the 2018 Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship Competition. Morgan Johnson, a senior, was first selected by the Heisman award committee as Whitewater High’s ... More

2017 High school football Player of the Year: Rome’s Adam Anderson

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Rome defensive end Adam Anderson (19) makes a tackle. (Daniel Varnado/For the AJC) • Adam Anderson: AJC Super 11 | All-State team | All-Metro team Adam Anderson is not just the best player on Georgia’s best team, although ... More

Four Questions with Jenkins County coach Charley Waters

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. Charley Waters, Jenkins County 1. What is the real difference-maker in winning and losing in Georgia ... More

Hall of Fame class inducted

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Five former Chiefs were inducted Oct. 14 into the McIntosh High School Hall of Fame. Symonte Dion Stokes (Class of 1999) lettered in football and track. As a running back he led the region with 1,652 all-purpose yards and rushed for 946 yards in ... More

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 champions... More