Carrollton High School Carrollton, GA, USA

Carrollton High School

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AAAAA Boys Team Preview Aug 13, 2016

AAAAA will remain one of the strongest classes after a few AAAA schools have moved up. Clarkston will begin the season where they finished it in 2015, as #1. 

Georgia Olympics AAAA Preview Bruce Taylor 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

GHSA Sectional Meet Progams for AAAA Bruce Taylor Apr 29, 2015

Here is what most of you have been waiting for, the Sectionals Meet Programs or 'heat sheets' as you may refer to them. This article contains both AAAA Sectionals. Open the links inside the article with adobe reader.

Week 8 Ga.MileSplit Class 4A Team Rankings Georgia Ranking Committee Oct 14, 2014

4A Boys was interesting as North Oconee really brought it for the first time this Fall winning Asics and besting North Hall.  Darkhorse Johnson (Gainesville) snaked into 4th and Carrollton ran well in Florida. On the Girls end Woodward and Johnson both moved up. St.Pius X, Woodward and North Hall will tee it up at Coach Wood...

Carrollton Orthopedic Invitational Preview Bruce Taylor Sep 11, 2014

After maybe having a few less teams attend than in the past, the Carrollton Orthopedic Invitational is 67 HS teams strong again and should have over 2000 runners registered for action Saturday. Many of the top programs in Georgia will run their entire squads and a few will hold out their top runners for another day... The Sunshine State has  arguably three of the best boys teams in the state, two of the best girls teams in the state , the top freshman in the state on the girls side, and a potential foot locker finalist in Sukhi Khosla on the boys side lacing it up with our state's student-athletes. Its a star studded event that could turn into a barnburner depending on what teams from Ga choose to run in the Championship race....

4A Boys Georgia Olympics Meet Preview Bruce Taylor May 7, 2014

It could be a probability that Marist is once again going to defend and sweep the 4A team titles in Track and Field, much like the War Eagles accomplished in Cross Country this past Fall. 100 points may not be out of the question if they are hitting on all cylinders. Carrollton figures to be in contention for 2nd as well as Banneker with the final 4th team honors wide open with Statesboro and Redan having the upper hand. 

4A Sectionals ReCap Bruce Taylor Apr 28, 2014

Its quite evident after the completion of last Saturday's round of qualifiers that class AAAA is the 2nd strongest in the GHSA. 96 MileSplit National Elite standards were achieved.. If one isn't keeping an eye out for what events to watch in this class you should now once 'Performance Lists' are posted.  .  

4A Sectional Track Meet Information and Entry Lists Apr 22, 2014

Coaches - please check your entry lists for the 4A Sectionals posted below. Let your Region Secretary know promptly if there are any changes or substitutions. All Entry Lists Updated as of 4/22/2014 11:00AM.  The deadline for changes is Noon,Wednesday, April 23, 2014.  

Atlanta Track Club's Boys AAAA Region ReCap Bruce Taylor Apr 21, 2014

Marist was pushed to the brink in Region 6 by speedy Grady and Banneker, but q'd their State scoring threats.  Carrollton trounced their Region 5 opponents in their quest for another state title. Westover took Region 1 over rival Monroe-Albany and Eagle's Landing bested upstart Griffin by 9 points in Region 4.   

4A Boys Athletes of the Week ending 4-1 Bruce Taylor Apr 2, 2014

Carrollton's Boys are closing in on Marist in 4A, and one of the major players for the Trojans is Marquis Barnes who is selected for the 4A overall Boys 'Athlete of the Week' honors. Barnes specializes in the horizontal jumps and had marks of 45-2 and 22-11 at the Nike Panther Relays last Saturday.

4A Boys Team Power Rankings ending 4-1 Bruce Taylor Apr 2, 2014

Marist is strong and powerful, but they are also heavy around 44 points in the distance events making it alot tighter race with Coach Musselwhite's always dangerous Carrollton squad. Staesboro, Redan and Banneker are solid in the next 3 spots.  

4A Boys Team Power Rankings thru 3-25 Bruce Taylor Mar 27, 2014

Carrollton, though not indicitive in the Team Power Rankings actually is in a dead heat with Marist or a clip above. Marist is top heavy in the 800-3200 events. There are 6 other schools very close to the top 4 including Banneker, Redan, Westover and Statesboro.

4A Boys Team Power Rankings thru 3-18 Bruce Taylor Mar 18, 2014

Here are the 4A Boys Team Power Rankings for last week ending 3-17. After the Coaches Invite Marist closed the gap on Carrollton to where its clear the 4A State Boys meet may come down to the final event. Redan and Eastside fill out the top 4 spots. These rankings were calculated by scoring the rankings as a meet. We scored 12 deep for individuals and 12 deep for relays. For example, for individuals 1st place received 12 points for their team, on down to 1 point for 12th place.  

4A Boys Team Power Rankings thru 3-10 Bruce Taylor Mar 12, 2014

Here are the 4A Boys Team Power Rankings thru March 10th. They are a bit deceiving as Marist has some overlap in the Boys 1600 and is really has about 25 points less than displayed. Carrollton looks very strong as does Eagle's Landing, Alexander, and Redan. These rankings were calculated by scoring the rankings as a meet. We scored 16 deep for individuals and 16 deep for relays. For example, for individuals 1st place received 16 points for their team, on down to 1 point for 16th place. 

Map of the GHSA State Course Bruce Taylor Nov 7, 2013

Here is a map of the re-routed Carrollton Course. One familiar with the State course will notice the old extreme U-turn behind the finish line has been removed, instead now a straight shot to the largest hill on the course normally lined with fans.

Passing the Baton - A History of Success in America’s top Track and Field Town, Carrollton, Georgia Bruce Taylor Aug 5, 2012

Passing the Baton - A history of success in America’s top track and field town, Carrollton, Georgia Authored by Tyler Sabo August 2012 - Buy Now What is success in the sport of track and field? Is it an Olympic Gold Medal? Is it a world record? How about records and championships on the state level? The small town of Carrollton, Georgia, can answer yes to each. And the unique stories span multiple generations. The true test of success, however, may not be any of those. The true test for this great sport may be participation.  In a sport that can lead to healthy exercise habits for a lifetime, this town has found a way to introduce track and field at the earliest levels while also collecting championship titles along the way.