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Milton Dominates County Cross Country Meet

By Stephen BlackPosted September 26, 2012 11:40am (EDT)
Courtesy of Walter Pinion

Courtesy of Walter Pinion


Class AAAAAA No. 2 Milton swept the Fulton County Public School Championships Saturday at the Eagles' home course. The Eagles' No. 2 boys team placed four runners in the top six including Nathan Riech, who won the overall race. Teammate Miles Dayoub came in second place. Johns Creek came in second while Centennial came in third. The Eagles girls team edged second-place Roswell as seven Milton runners came in the top 21 finishers. Allie Buchalski of Johns Creek won the individual race.

The Class AAAAAA No. 1 Mill Creek boys won the Gwinnett County championships Saturday, beating second-place Norcross and third-place Brookwood. The Hawks had four runners finish in the top 10 led by Eric Westog, who came in fourth. Josh Brickell of Peachtree Ridge won the race while Norcross' Arman Rehmann came in second.

In the girls Gwinnett County championships, Katherine Yost of Norcross won yet another meet this season. No. 4 Brookwood, however, finished three racers in the top five and won the team race. No. 5 Peachtree Ridge finished runner-up while Mill Creek came in third. Class AA No. 2 Wesleyan finished a respectable second.

Reilly Friedman of Class A No. 3 Galloway came in second in the First Annual Run Wild Meet in Macon. Friedman's Gales took fifth place in a meet won by Athens Academy.

Kathryn Foreman of Class A No. 1 Landmark Christian won the girls race in Macon. Foreman and her teammates came in second overall behind Lowndes.

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