Quick Striders and Westside track and field coach Kwabene Brown has been released from Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Quick Striders president Richard Kerns announced Sunday at the USATF state association annual meeting in Spartanburg.
Meet set for Sept. 8 at Roger Milliken Center in Spartanburg
Publish dates: Aug. 14, 28; Sept. 11, 25; Oct. 9, 23, Nov. 6.
Mauldin senior Alyssa Kulik led the Mavericks to the team title in the girls invitational race at the second annual Providence Invitational in Charlotte. Kulik covered the McAlpine Park course in 18:48, the only runner under 19 minutes.
Hillcrest Rams cross country team had the most in attendance Tuesday night at Fleet Feet Sports Greenville's Spike Night.
Cross country is considered by some to have an individual aspect. For sisters Darby and Hannah Woodard they understand the individual aspect, but also experience the importance of team in the sport.
2006 state cross country Class AAAA state champion Mauldin Mavericks girls are ranked no. 5 in the Nike Team Nationals southeast region preseason poll, released last week. Senior Alyssa Kulik captured the individual state cross country title in 2006.
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USATF-S.C. association announced on Aug. 14 a total of $1,315 has been raised for the Kwabene Brown fund.
Katherine Dickey, Lauren Droddy, Sinead Haughey, Tyler Head and Chris Pennebaker along with girls coach Ron Sullivan talk about summer training, the season ahead and being a cross country runner.
The South Carolina Track and Cross Country Coaches Association announced at the summer meeting in July to continue to keep Class A/AA combined for this season. The boys Class A and AA are now separate races at the state championships on Nov. 3 - starting in 2006. SCISA members are also included in the polls for both teams and individuals, according to the association. Release dates: Aug. 14, 28; Sept. 11, 25; Oct. 9, 23; Nov. 6.
Wade Hampton graduate Dusty Bateman, attending Wofford College this fall, and brother Morgan, a sophomore at Wade Hampton, talk about Generals coach Rick Zeller.
Chapin cross country senior Luke Lovelace talks with sc.milesplit.com prior to the season about summer training and past and present on Aug. 8, 2007.
Greater Greer News: Backward steps are not very helpful in cross country. So Greer High girls coach Paul Masse does not expect to take any. Last spring, Masse was dismissed as the Yellow Jackets' track and field coach after committing a South Carolina High School League violation by allowing an ineligible middle-school runner to compete in a varsity meet.
Bob Pollock, Clemson University men's track coach for 19 years, is under investigation by the State Law Enforcement Division over a "breach of trust."
Chapin rising senior Luke Lovelace, a 2006 Footlocker Nationals qualifier, finished second overall Saturday at the Hot Summer's Night 5,000-meter run in Columbia.