Carrollton High School pole vaulter Payton Phillips has committed to the University of Georgia.
A long-time coach who spent the bulk of his life supporting prep track and field in Georgia — and mentored Trojan athletes as their coach — was inducted into the Georgia Track and Field and Cross Country Association Hall of Fame earlier this year.
My name is Madelyn Turner, and I am currently a senior at Central High School. For me, and many of my fellow class of 2020 seniors, this has not been the typical and presumed senior year. The year that was meant to be one of final high school successes and last goodbyes turned out to be the …
As a whole, I am fortunate enough to say this virus and quarantine has not affected me to the extent that it may have affected others and my prayers go out to those families and individuals that have been largely impacted. Life has not been extremely different for my family; my dad is still …
Twelve years of hard work, and here we are. Senior year, the one we’ve all been waiting for. The one where we dance at our last prom, play our last season, and walk the halls one last time. As the year progressed, little did we know that the last of our high school memories would be cut short.
The second half of my senior year has been anything but what I expected. Though I now know that we will have a graduation and a prom, just later, it has been dismaying to not know, to doubt the possibility.
By cutting out these last two months of senior year, it feels like we have lost a lot: senior breakfast, senior field day, senior prom, and possibly our graduation.
As the COVID-19 virus continues to impact the country, the Gulf South Conference has decided to officially cancel all athletic competition and championships in the 2020 spring season.