76 results for tag: Track and Field

Flat Rock Middle athlete honored in Tyrone

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Flat Rock Middle School athlete was honored Sept. 5 by the Tyrone Town Council. Pictured with Noelle, in front, and her coach Rex Willis, second from right, and Mayor Eric Dial, at right, were members of her family. Photo/Ben Nelms. Flat Rock Middle School ... More

Drive Phase Track Club competes nationally

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Drive Phase Track Club is a Georgia 501c3 based in Fayetteville. As a USA Track and Field member club serving youth athletes from the ages of 7-18, Drive Phase trains from February through July at Kenwood Park. The program consists of six coaches who train ... More

Track and Field Blog:  Putting a bow on 2019

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here School is out and high school sports are done for 2019. Here’s a wrap up of the track and field season. State Champs: Class A Private – (Boys) Landmark, (Girls) Mount Paran Class A Public – Commerce, Telfair County... More

2018-19 High school Player of the Year winners

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Standout performances by these athletes led to individual and team success during the 2018-2019 school year: » More:St. Pius wins AAAA Director’s Cup Baseball Jonathan French, Parkview: French, a senior catcher, hit .472 ... More

St. Pius wins AAAA Director’s Cup, ends Marist’s 19-year reign

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The longest run of all-sports dominance by a single school in its classification has come to an end. Marist, which had won the Regions Director’s Cup every year since the program’s inception in the 1999-2000 school year, ... More

GHSA champions in review: Union County, 4 others win first titles; Westminster bags 8

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here Westminster won eight state titles over 2018-19 academic year, running its total to 227 all-time, easily the most of any Georgia school, while five other Georgia high schools won championships for the first time. Those first-... More

Track & Field State Championships will take place across three locations this week

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here The 2018-19 GHSA Track and Field State Championship will begin on Thursday at three locations across the state – Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany, Valhalla Stadium at Berry College and Grisham Stadium at Carrollton High School. ... More

Track and Field Blog: Region championships being decided

Article and photos courtesy of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution --> Original Article Here A number of region titles have already been decided, with the state sectionals upcoming on May 4 and State Championship Weekend, May 9-11. Here’s a look at some of them: Region 5AAAA Champions: (Boys) Chapel Hill, ... More

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