Cross Country to Host GHSA Class-A Area 1 Meet

MACON, Ga. – The FPD cross country teams will host the GHSA Class-A Area-1 Private Meet on Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 29, at 1 p.m. at the Georgia Children’s Home.

The Lady Vikings and Vikings have taken first place at the meet each of the past four years.

The Top-4 teams from both the varsity girls and boys race will advance to the GHSA Class-A State Meet in Carrollton on Saturday, Nov. 8.

Below is information for those who may be attending.

What – GHSA Class-A Area 1 Private Cross Country Meet.

Who – FPD varsity girls and boys cross country teams.

When – Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 1 p.m.

Where – Georgia Industrial Children’s Home, Macon, Ga.

Address – 4690 Mumford Rd., Macon, Ga., 31210.

Teams in attendance – FPD, Mt. de Sales, Stratford, Tattnall, Brookstone, Pacelli, Savannah Country Day, Savannah Christian, Calvary Day, Aquinas.

Admission – There will be a $5 admission fee per car.

Meet UpdatesFollow @FPDVikingSports on Twitter for updates on the FPD varsity girls and boys cross country teams at the Area Meet.

Race Schedule

12-12:35 p.m. – CHECK-IN (located at the pavilion)
12:40 p.m. – Coaches Meeting
12:50 p.m. – Varsity Girls Report to the starting line
1:00 p.m. – Varsity Girls race begins
1:25 p.m. – Varsity Boys Report to the starting line
1:35 p.m. – Varsity Boys race begins
1:55 p.m. – JV Girls and JV Boys Report to the starting line
2:05 p.m. – JV Girls & JV Boys race begins (unlimited number of entries)
2:35-2:55 p.m. – Tally Results
3:00 p.m. – Awards Ceremony (located at the pavilion)
3:30 p.m. – Dismiss

Course Map CLICK HERE for a course map of the Georgia Industrial Children’s Home.

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