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MCHS Lady Eagles win
Area I Track Championship
From the April 17, 2013 issue of The Journal
By RICHARD HARRIS
The Marion County High School girls track team won the Area I Track Meet championship last Wednesday, April 10 and had 11 athletes score high enough to advance to the Class A Sectional Championship in Fairburn on April 27. It was a big day for MCHS, which also hosted the meet.
There were 10 teams competing in the Area I Track Meet: Marion County, Greenville, Turner County, Irwin County, Telfair County, Wilcox County, Dooly County, Hawkinsville, and Schley County.
MCHS finished first in the meet with a total of 175 points, defeating the nearest competitor by more than 70 points to be crowned as the overall champion.
Rachel Dixon placed first in all five of the events she competed in and was earned the title of High Point Champion for Area I. Dixon earned 35 individual points to lead the Lady Eagles to victory.
Other top performers included Jada ... Online subscribers click here for the rest of the story.