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It was a tough three-day weekend for the Walker County contingent that competed in the GHSA Boys’ State Track Championships in Jefferson last week as Gordon Lee’s Drew Cobb and Ridgeland’s Marquie Davis were the only two athletes to earn podium spots.
Speed, strength, endurance and athleticism were the words of the weekend in Jefferson as they best track performers in the state were on full display at the Boys State Meet at Jefferson High.
Three days of competing against some of the best athletes in the state came to an end Saturday, and the Chattooga Indians made the most of it.
The second day of the boys’ track and field state championship in Jefferson saw a local athlete break a school record in the track events.
Ridgeland’s Marquie Davis will race for a state championship in the Class 4A 110-meter hurdles final on Saturday.
Thursday was a tough day for the Walker County contingent who competed in the GHSA Boys’ State Track Championships in Jefferson.
As the first day of the boys’ track and field state championship got under way in Jefferson, no local athlete shone brighter than Cedartown’s Tyler Blalock.
This weekend, it’s the boys’ turn.
The 2016 girls’ state track and field meet wrapped up on Saturday with some area athletes getting in one final shot at their favorite events.
The Gordon Lee Lady Trojans did not have a single athlete compete in the final two days of the GHSA Class 2A girls' state track meet in Albany, but the 30.5 points the Navy-and-White amassed on Day 1 of the event still held up for a seventh-place overall finish in the team standings.