Greer's Coen Roberts Earns State Running Honor

Greer's Coen Roberts is the 2019 Gatorade State Runner of the Year for cross country. The Wake Forest signee joins Ava Dobson in the state with the honor. 

The 6-foot-2, 150-pound senior raced to the Class 4A individual state championship this past season with a time of 15:04.56, leading the Yellow Jackets to the state title as a team. Season rankings

"Coen Roberts was absolutely the best runner in the state this year. He was really good when he was young and he's made a steady progression. He gets better and better every year, but he never shines any attention on himself," said Scott Lucking, head coach.