Cross Country Girls Win AAAA State - Boys Finish 2nd
The Lady War Eagle Varsity Cross Country Team won their 11th consecutive State Championship at Carrollton last Saturday. Marist (42 pts) finished in First Place over St Pius X (60-pts) and region rival Blessed Trinity (64-pts). Marist was led by Individual Medalist senior Kathleen Maley with a winning time of 19:22.17. Lucy Jewell Watson (8th Place) and Nora Solomon (9th Place) helped secure the trophy and earned All-State Honors with Top 10 finishes. Overall, the team placed 6 runners in the Top 14 for an incredible effort.
The boys finished as AAAA State Runner-Up behind St Pius X. The War Eagles finished ahead of 3rd Place Blessed Trinity with North Oconee and White County rounding out the Top 5. Marist senior Leif Andersen was the Individual Medalist with a winning time of 16:17.75. This if the fourth State Runner-Up finish for the boys to along with their 7 State Championships in the past 11 years. Marist and St Pius X have dominated the AAAA State Cross Country Meet the past 5 years with each team finishing either first or second.
Cross Country Runners Leif Andersen & Kathleen Maley Selected To Atlanta Track Club All-Metro Team
Marsit Senior Cross Country standouts Leif Andersen and Kathleen Maley have been selected to the Atlanta Track Club's All-Metro Team. This is a prestigious honor for both and comes after each were Individual Medalist at the AAAA State Cross Country Meet last Saturday in Carrollton.
Kyle Hamilton Jersey Presentation for All-American Bowl
War Eagle Football senior Kyle Hamilton was honored at the College Football Hall of Fame on Tuesday, October 30 by the 2019 All-American Bowl as an invitee to play and will receive his game jersey. See video of him receiving his jersey on the link below.