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Marion Co. High Eagles win
Region Track & Field Title

From the May 4, 2022 issue
of The Journal

    The Marion County High Eagles won the Region 5A Track & Field Championship on April 28 at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany. Marion finished with 198 total points to claim the title ahead of runner-up Chattahoochee County (155.5), and Schley County (112.5). Other teams competing were Taylor County, Greenville, Macon County, Manchester, Furlow-Charter, Stewart County, and Talbotton.
   "I am so proud of the boys on winning the Region Championship, but what is even more important is how they competed, showed class, and displayed sportsmanship," said Coach Luke Jernigan. "We are very fortunate to have such great kids to work with each day. The top four in each category will move on to Sectionals next Saturday, May 7 at Banks County High School in Commerce."
   Eagles who won events or placed in the top four to advance to Sectionals are:
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