Georgia athletes win National titles at NBN Outdoor and USATF JO Youth Championships.
Senior Allie Buchalski finished as the national runner-up, the highest finish by any Furman track and field athlete at the national championship meet, and sophomore Savannah Carnahan also garnered an All-America citation in the 5,000m Saturday in the final day of the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Historic Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. (via Furman)
For the second year in a row, the Georgia women’s track and field team came up just one point short of a NCAA Outdoor Championships on Saturday. (via The Red and Black)
For the first time in program history, the Georgia men’s track and field team captured a team national championship. (via The Red and Black)
Hard work and discipline were something Grady’s journalism teacher and track coach Del Ellerton learned at an early age. “I grew up initially in Mississippi,” Ellerton said. “We really didn’t have anything. I stayed with my grandparents up until I was third grade. My granddad basically worked in the fields in the summer driving tractors.... (via the Southerner Online)
Parkview’s Matt Henson has been named the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association’s Georgia men’s high school coach of the year. (via Gwinnett Prep Sports)
A Senior Salute to State Champion Brenda Ayuk of Alexander
Here is a Senior Salute to Kiana Banks of Spalding HS.
Fast times in the 3200s and 800s and a great Pro 800 races photo by Marc Logan
(via MileSplit) Check out over 1500 pics from the Meet of Champions by Marc Logan
Interview Briefs from the 5A-6A Meets at Carrollton for all to enjoy
Our first Senior Salute goes to Olivia Moore of Pickens County.
Montgomery County wins 1st state title in history and Telfair County defends
Courtney Madison wins 4 Golds, Elbert wins 1st title in 7 years
Monroe girls and Cedar Grove boys run wild in Finals
Dutchtown Wins 1st Team Title, Buford survives a 3 team war
Allatoona boys defend their title and Alexander girls bullets were large cailber.
RMA rolls to Boys title and Wesleyan brings it hard taking Girls win
Chapel Hill Girls defend their title, St. Pius Boys too Strong..
Parkview Boys and Marietta Girls are the 2018 GHSA Team Champs
Great races in every 1600 at Berry and bees.. photos by Rhett Butler
Highlights in pics of Day 2 action at Carrollton . photos by Marc Logan
Here are some highlights in pics from Day 1 at Albany. photo by Enrique Thomas
Highlights in Pics of the 3200 races from Day 1 at Berry College. photos by Rhett Butler
Here are some Day 1 highlights from Carrollton. photos by Marc Logan
Here is the 6A Boys preview with Girls coming later tonight..
5A may be the most competitve class in Georgia following 7A.
One thing is certain, A Private has come a long way in a few years. photo by Daniel McCauley
Its going to be hotter than Georgia Asphalt in Albany for AAA. pictured is Naima Turbes
Its going to be HOT down in Albany. pictured is Chance Whitman of Screven