Landmark Wins for Coach Thorne, Mt. Paran Girls Take Title


Kameron Jackson of Landmark winning the A Private 800m going 1:54.93

Landmark Christian took advantage of injuries to 2 of Riverside Military's top athletes and steam rolled to the A Private team title with 105 points inspired by legendary Coach Bill Thorn who retired earlier this year. The Eagles scored well in the distance events the first 2 days led by Zack Truitt's win in the 1600m with a pr time of 4:17.25 and 2nd place effort in the 3200m (9:34)  Kameron Jackson placed 4th in the 1600m and raced to Gold Saturday in the 800m run at 1:54.93 with Omari Hammond taking 4th. Tyler Span hurdled to Silver in the 300h at 40.73 with Brogan Korta placing in both hurdles events. Landmark sped to Gold in the 4x400 besting RMA with a time of 3:21.92  The Eagles rang up 14 points in the Pole Vault with Micah McAllister and Brogan Korta having bars of 12-6 each, Joshua Smith scored a pair of Bronze medals in the horizontal jumps (21-0.75/42-10.75) and scored well in the Discus behind Braxton Brown's toss of 150-2 for 3rd and Andy Cruver's 4th place mark at 150-0  Athens Academy claimed the 2nd place team spot, follwed by RMA and St. Francis

Trinity Christian Sharpsburg roared to a comeback win in the 4x100 relay at 42.61

Issac Teasley of Riverside Military came from behind taking 400m Gold in 48.83

Isaiah Wadsworth of St. Francis came out on top in the 100m dash going 10.92

Roth Wilcox of Darlington (c) held on for the 110h Gold posting a time of 14.72

Issac Teasley (r) of RMA won the 200m in 22.28 in a photo finish with Ryan Restifo of Galloway

Roth Wilcox of Darlington swept the hurdles events seen here winning the 300h at 39.27

Dorsey Omari Hammond puts the icing on the cake for Landmark Christian as he carries the stick to the finish line clocking a 3:21.92


Mount Paran's girls swept the top 2 spots in the 4x100 relay

Mount Paran came into Finals looking pretty good with 25 points having scored 14 points in the HJ behind Savannah Casey and Riley Overton who tied for 2nd place at 5-0 , Lia Sanchez placed 4th in the PV and Lily Watford scored 7 in the 1600/3200. The Eagles had a supercharged start Saturday, sweeping the top 2 places in the 4x100 relay with times of A squad (49.08) and B squad (49.06)  Renee Dockins came up big taking the Gold in the 100h at 15.09 and later 4th place in the 300h. It was not totally locked up going into the 4x400 relay with North Cobb Christian, but Mount Paran raced to 5th place sealing the team title by 6 points. North Cobb was led by star athlete Synclair Savage who won 3 Individual Golds in the 100/200 and LJ. Hebron Christian seized 3rd on the team Podium, with AIS a scant point behind for 4th. 

Jessicka Woods of Mount Veron Presbyterian holds on earning 400m Gold at 57.71

Synclair Savage wins her 2nd Gold of the meet in the 100m dash going 12.11

Renee Dockins gets a huge win for Mount Paran Chrristian in the 100h at 15.09

Cara Joyce of AIS (#1) ran away from the field on lap 2 of the 800m taking the win at 2:12.79

Synclair Savage of North Cobb Christian won the 200m dash at 24.97 earning her 3rd Gold medal of the meet

Jessicka Woods of Mount Vernon was never challenged taking the 300h crown in a time of 43.88

Cara Joyce brings it home for AIS taking the win in the 4x400 relay in 4:01.11