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Sunday, August 14, 2011
By Robert Naddra

School is back in session across the state, which means the fall athletic season will soon be in full swing. PrepCountry would like our viewers to help us expand our coverage so we can provide news and updates on as many schools as possible. Students, assistant coaches, parents or fans interested in being a PrepCountry.com... »

Track: Wanliss wins two state titles, sets record

Wednesday, May 11, 2011
By PrepCountry.com Correspondent

By Dunn Neugebauer Practically everyone in the Georgia track world knew Holy Innocents’ senior O’Neal Wanliss was the man to beat in the 400-meter run. They didn’t know he would come up golden in the 800 as well. Toeing the line Saturday at the Class A State meet in Jefferson as the two-time defending champ in the... »

Track: HIES pole vaulter qualifies for girls state meet

Wednesday, May 4, 2011
By PrepCountry.com Correspondent

By Dunn Neugebauer The girls’ track team had some gutsy performances Monday/Tuesday at the Region 5A meet at Landmark Christian. Coach Jenna Downey’s troops finished seventh, one point out of sixth and five points out of fifth. They will be sending one to the state meet, slated Friday, May 13 in ... »

Track: SW DeKalb girls run away with 6-4A title

Saturday, April 30, 2011
By Mark Brock

The Southwest DeKalb Lady Panthers won seven of 16 events on the way to winning the Region 6-AAAA girls’ track title on Thursday at Panthersville. Senior Morgan Snow brought home four of the individual titles for Southwest DeKalb as she won the triple jump (39-5.5.0), 100m dash (11.84) and the 100m hurdles (13.65) to account for 30 of... »

Track: Dunwoody boys win Region 6-AAAA title

Monday, April 25, 2011
By Mark Brock

Senior James Dwyer brought home a pair of gold medals to lead the Dunwoody Wildcats to a tight 94.50-93.50 win over the Tucker Tigers in the Region 6-AAAA boys track meet. Dwyer’s wins in the 1600- and 3200-meter runs helped the Wildcats follow up on their first ever DeKalb County championship with the 6-AAAA title. Dwyer ran a time... »

Track: Dunwoody boys claim first DeKalb County title

Wednesday, March 30, 2011
By Mark Brock

The Dunwoody Wildcats flew to their first ever DeKalb County Track Championship title with a 95-71 victory over defending champion Southwest DeKalb on Tuesday night (March 29) at Panthersville Stadium. The Wildcats rode the back of junior Dazel Claytor and senior James Dwyer who both claimed a pair of gold medals on the final day of competition... »

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Saturday, August 14, 2010
By Robert Naddra

Become a PrepCountry.com correspondent! We are looking for students, coaches and supporters of Georgia high school sports to provide PrepCountry.com with reports on your favorite teams. We are looking for reports on all sports, not only football and basketball. All contributors will receive a byline on all articles and will help promote their school on the... »

Track: Kell star wins 4 medals at Junior Olympics

Monday, August 9, 2010
By Robert Naddra

Kell High School sophomore Kendell Williams won four medals at the national AAU Junior Olympics, Aug. 1-8, at Norfolk State University in Virginia. Williams took home gold medals in the heptathlon, 400 meter hurdles (58.63 seconds) and 100 meter hurdles (13.67 seconds). Williams was the only individual winner from Georgia, male or female, at the... »

Track: Eight records fall in girls state meet

Sunday, May 9, 2010
By Robert Naddra

Kendall Williams of Kell set two state records on her way to winning both the 100 meter hurdles and 300 hurdles in the Class AAAAA girls state track and field met in Albany. She won the 100 hurdles in 13.69 seconds, breaking the record by less than one-tenth of a second. Williams won the... »

Track: DeKalb girls teams chase state titles

Friday, May 7, 2010
By Mark Brock

The 2010 Girls’ State Track Championships could have a DeKalb County flavor as four DeKalb teams are competing for a pair of state titles in Albany. The meet began Thursday and will end on Saturday. DeKalb County qualified 35 individuals and 11 relay teams in four classifications for the 2010 state track meet. Three-time defending state champion Southwest DeKalb... »