Jimmy Sorrells

Flowery Branch, GA

About Me

Coach Jimmy Sorrells
Head Cross Country and Track Coach
Flowery Branch High School
"To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the Gift."

Discussion Posts

Topic/Message
6 days ago I would like to pay a compliment!
At this weekend's meet, I got to watch 4 great programs do their thing... My first compliment go...
17 days ago Whatever happened to.....?
That's such a valid point! The subjectivity vs. objectivity of a course. When did bottom line tim...
17 days ago Whatever happened to.....?
This topic is just for fun and just for intellectual thought. I feel like that there has been a m...
4 months ago Combined B/G State Meets: What's your opinion?
We were at Carrollton and it was fantastic.. we stayed right on schedule, calls were made in ple...
5 months ago Anybody go to a one day region meet?
I have q question. I noticed that there was a proposal to reduce the classifications from 7 back ...
1 year ago Carrollton Course
@gawebmaster I agree but unfortunately I am limited with experience as a coach with that course. ...
1 year ago Carrollton Course
I didn't mean to deviate from the original topic and I know there has been plenty of discussion b...
1 year ago Carrollton Course
@xcnewbee I would love to see the whole course gone. Nothing personal against Carrollton High Sch...
1 year ago normalizing times between courses
Sorry, didn't realize that. I appreciate the correction. I saw the name and didn't notice the +87...
1 year ago normalizing times between courses
Can you normalize the Lamar Murphy Park please?
1 year ago Aubrae Gunderson course
Love that course...Scott you always do a great job! Going to miss you guys hosting Region this year
1 year ago WHO IS RUNNING WHAT AT WARPATH
Branch is running who ever gets on the bus @ 5:30am :)
1 year ago The consecutive 90 degrees days
I heard this morning on news talk radio that the average number of days that Georgia is over 90 d...
1 year ago Good Luck to all GA Athletes at D1 NCAA's
I don't know how the other athletes did, I am naturally biased to this post, but South Carolina G...
1 year ago Good Luck to all GA Athletes at D1 NCAA's
I would like to add a name. Maybe not listed as individuals but South Carolina Women's 4 X 400 re...
1 year ago Meet of Champions Overview
Yes, before you read too far, I am naturally biased. But, in reality this meet was an overall suc...
1 year ago Meet of Champions Final Schedule
Do the athletes need a USATF registered number?
1 year ago Both XC Proposals Passed by GHSA
I imagine that I am going to get destroyed for this comment but I can't resist. I think the world...
1 year ago What is the point?
I am always in support of a championship race. And I like the idea of a post-season championship ...
2 years ago Atlanta Track Club's 2015 All-Metro Cross Country Team
I appreciate your response. I was curious to the why. I didn't want to sound like a "whiner". I f...
2 years ago Atlanta Track Club's 2015 All-Metro Cross Country Team
Please forgive me...I may have missed something, but I wanted to know why Jake Shewbert was overl...
2 years ago Cross country 2016
Are we going to run all 16 races on the same day or we separating state into two days?
2 years ago First Meet Weekend!
Not making any predictions...I am looking forward to see how the new course for the stage races a...
2 years ago GHSA Reclassification
I wondered if anyone was paying attention.. This is totally absurd and does not even begin to "s...
2 years ago WHY ALBANY
I would for the sake of simple venting like to lodge my complaint about Albany for this year. And...
3 years ago New procedure for state Cross Country meet
The above posting says that the deadline is today by 5 p.m. I am trying to do so and I am not bei...
3 years ago I have a question out of sheer ignorance (Course Distance)
It seems since I laid my computer to rest that the posting has grown...But what I am witnessing i...
3 years ago I have a question out of sheer ignorance (Course Distance)
@spxcoachrm I agree with you...A group of coaches,working together...You don't have to read e...
3 years ago Article Comment: Week 8 Ga.MileSplit Class 5A Team Rankings
You got that right!!! It is all speculation. Fun to talk about but nothing is written in stone. T...
3 years ago I have a question out of sheer ignorance (Course Distance)
@TFCoach16 I am contradicting myself once again, and I well tell you that I get proved wrong a...
3 years ago I have a question out of sheer ignorance (Course Distance)
@CoachMayer I did a quick search on USATF and there are listed 5k courses that are cross coun...
3 years ago I have a question out of sheer ignorance (Course Distance)
@Tbrown2891 I hope it is a good idea. I really feel like the discussion board gets a lot of t...
3 years ago I have a question out of sheer ignorance (Course Distance)
I am asking this out of sheer curiosity, and somewhere buried in all those posts I am sure it was...
3 years ago Coach Wood is coming this WEEKEND!
@FloweryBranch - Coach, your girl's team is a sleeper in 5A and is very young (so a lot of upward...
3 years ago Coach Wood is coming this WEEKEND!
Not to mention there will be some exciting individual performances!!!
3 years ago Coach Wood is coming this WEEKEND!
The dampness of today's weather reminded of that year it was so damp at Coach Wood a few years ag...
3 years ago Track items on GHSA agenda
@tlgcc1 Thank you for your hard work representing the voice of reason! What disturbs me is wh...
3 years ago Double Dip course revisions?
I am so looking forward to tomorrow. Eric and The Marist School put on a great meet. They've won ...
3 years ago "Cross Country must die so that running can live"
@MaristXCcoach Eric...no way your opinion stinks...I was referring more to the article and of...
3 years ago "Cross Country must die so that running can live"
I remember about a decade or so ago...When I first got into coaching, a dear friend of mine who ...
3 years ago XC states alternative??
There are several places that could be an alternative and all could be worthy to host it. Some wo...
3 years ago Track items on GHSA agenda
@MCTFCOACH Is that meeting for anyone to attend? If so... I would love to attend that meeting...
3 years ago top ten based on Stage Races, NEGA and Blastow
We were at the stage races yesterday, and I don't have any data to back up my personal observatio...
4 years ago Battle at the Branch is cancelled!
After consulting my booster club board, my staff, some fellow coaches, and my athletic director (...
4 years ago GHSA advisory committee
I posted a few days and just caught up on a lot the replies. Some of the ideas are very note-wort...
4 years ago Flowery Branch Invitational 2014
Email me at jimmy.sorrells@hallco.org.
4 years ago Flowery Branch Invitational 2014
@ajmerine Yes there is.
4 years ago GHSA advisory committee
I also have a suggestion for state cross country as well as I did for track. I think the conse...
4 years ago GHSA advisory committee
I am totally thinking outside the box but I think our state has grown enough with six classificat...
4 years ago Flowery Branch Invitational 2014
@ajmerine I sent you a private message with information. Would love to have you!