Georgia Olympics

Jefferson, GA

Coverage

Banneker's 4x400 Squad Sets a New US HS #1 at 3:12.03 !! May 17, 2015

Banneker faltered a bit in the 5A 4x100 Relay early on placing 2nd, but had a short memory, as the well rested Trojans from College Park, obliterated the All-Time Georgia HS record and GHSA State Meet record in the 4x400 going 3:12.03 pulling 5A team champ SW DeKalb to a 3:14! WOW!!

Georgia Olympics AAAAAA Preview May 11, 2015

We will begin previews of the GA Olympics with Class AAAAAA. I ran a virtual type meet based on Sectionals. Its not as accurate as many with the 3200 race being very slow not reflective of what those guys can run

Georgia Olympics AAAAA Preview May 12, 2015

Here is a preview of the AAAAA Boys at the Georgia Olympics. its Sectional and Rankings based as well. Is everyone ready to watch Ryan Clark fly, SW Dekalb looks very strong...

Georgia Olympics AAAA Preview May 12, 2015

Here is a look at Class AAAA coming into the 2015 Georgia Olympics. Its very wide open with many teams having an opportunity to score a State title. Frank Pittman from Marist headlines outstanding fields in the 1600/3200

Georgia Olympics AAA Preview May 13, 2015

AAA- Here is the AAA Preview for the Georgia Olympics which begin Thursday noon at Jefferson. Cedar Grove is the team to beat going in and the 800/1600 races are very competitive....

Georgia Olympics AA Preview May 13, 2015

Here is the final Georgia Olmpics preview with Class AA. Fitzgerald looks strongest coming in with at least 14 scoring opportunities. The battle for Team Podium spots should come down to the wire with 5-6 teams in contention

Elite Performances From the Georgia Olympics May 19, 2015

National Elite Performances at the boys state meet: 473 !!! And that's short of what potentially would have occurred had there been less DQ's (not pointing fingers--it happens at every major meet).Congratulations to all of you. Georgia high school track and field is alive and well

Georgia Olympics A Private Preview May 13, 2015

Here is your 1-A Private Boys Georgia Olympics Preview. They will be no prelims as every event is a Finals. earlier in the season it was a toss up between perennial power Athens Christian and suddenly very competitive First Presbyterian Day (FPD)

Miles Yapp Holds Off a Late Challenge Winning 6A in 4:15.10 May 15, 2015

This was the featured race of the evening most had been waiting for. Miles Yapp from Brookwood assumed command of the race in lap 2, but had to hold off a whirlwind finish by Davis Stockwell and Jonathan Schwind winning in a fine time of 4:15.10

AAAA Georgia Olympics Highlights May 18, 2015

AAAA had a variety of event winners, including Eagle's Landing's Devin Dixon, who ran to the Georgia Olympics Best Performance Award in the 800 meters in 1:52.71. Daniel Roberts from Hampton swept the Hurdles and TJ titles.

AAAAAA Saturday Highlights from Georgia Olympics May 17, 2015

The action on the Track was hot in AAAAAA as Rockdale rolled to the title. Archer had a great meet placing 2nd with 45 points, Mill Creek 3rd with Brookwood and Newton County tied for 4th (pic by Daniel McCauley)

Southwest DeKalb Wins first State Title in 8 Years May 17, 2015

Southwest DeKalb had a few more thoroughbreds than anyone else in 5A and they ran like the wind claiming their first team State title since 2007 scoring 58 points. The brotherly duo of Terry and Terryon Conwell led the Panthers hunt.

Georgia Olympics A Public Preview May 13, 2015

A Public is fairly wide open this Georgia Olympics as it appears a new Champ may be crowned in Jefferson this weekend. We did a Sectional virtual meet without distance accounted for and Terrell County is favored.

Terrell County's Green Wave Pounds A Public May 18, 2015

Terrell County came into Finals with one goal, taking an A Public Title back to Dawson and the Green Wave succeeded with a 15.5 point margin of victory. Charismatic Jamal Green, led the charge sweeping the distance events.

Rockdale County Rocks the House Winning AAAAAA Title May 17, 2015

Rockdale County proved that Sectionals can't be taken for granted for a team's chances at the Georgia Olympics. What matters in Jefferson, is who brings it when on the biggest stage. (pic by Daniel McCauley)

Elite Performances From the GHSA Girls State Championships May 19, 2015

Here were the Girls Athletes Achieving a minimum of MileSplit National 2nd Team Elite Performances from the GHSA Girls State Championships down in ALB town. Not too shabby....National Elite Performances at the girls state meet: 532

1A Private Georgia Olympics Finals Highlights May 17, 2015

ACS was dominant, but not all of the 1A Pvt Highlights came from ACS, as Demitrus Robertson of Savannah Christian put on a show in the 100/200 and Robby Keough from Whitefield defended his 800 Meter title going 1:53.81

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