(May 9th- May 16th)
Track and Field:
Head Coach Brad Kinser took both the Boys and Girls Varsity Track Teams to Grisham Stadium in Carrolton, Georgia to compete in the 3A GHSA State Championship from May 12-14.
Led by first place finishes from junior Nia Wilson and by senior Alana Thomas, the Varsity Girls Track team finished third at state with a total of 66 points.
- Nia Wilson won the 100-meter dash (11.66 seconds) and the 200-meter dash (24.03).
Ran for gold in the 100m (11.66), at GA HS 3A State T&F meet today. Also, broke the @GAC_Athletics high school record previously held by Trinity Rossum. GOD IS GREAT!! @AtlZoom @kebbat @CoachDanaB @alandrosky @MilesplitGA @fastfergie16 @ncattfxc @milesplit @GreaterAtlantaC pic.twitter.com/IOGlO71J9Y— Nia Wilson - C/O 2023, GPA 4.14/NCAA 2101984878 (@NiaWilson2023) May 15, 2022
- Junior Morgan Collins finished 3rd in the 800 with a time of (2:14.56).
- The 400-Meter Relay placed 2nd at state with a time of (48.89).
- Seniors Alana Thomas and Autumn Clark dominated the field events, as both finished in the Top 3 for discus and shot put.
Standout performers for the Varsity Boys Track Team include:
The Varsity Baseball team competed in a hard-fought three game series against Pike County. The Spartans battled until the end but fell just short against the Pike County Pirates. In his first season a the helm, Varsity Head Coach Josh Lee brought the Spartans to the Elite Eight. His team earned several accolades based on their performance this season.
All-County First Team:
All-County Second Team:
Academic All-County Team
Senior Ford Hallock was named as GAC's representative for the Scott McIntyre Hustle and Attitude Award.
March Players of the Month:
STUD‼️ If you need a MIF in ‘23 class that gets after it, this your man! https://t.co/oYkiEmqi39— GAC Baseball (@gac_baseball) May 16, 2022
- April Players of the Month: