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Sign Up for Indoor Track & Field

Those interested in being on the indoor track and field team should sign up at the following link  Come run, jump, or throw and be a part of the tradition! Practice will start November 13th, and those interested should sign up and have AHSAA forms in by November 1st.  Those who play football will be […]

Caroline Lawrence Wins State Heptathlon Championship; Jasmine Griffin 3rd

Caroline Lawrence and Jasmine Griffin competed in the State Heptathlon on May 15th and 16th and both came away with All-State honors, with Caroline winning the event and Jasmine placing 3rd.  The AHSAA hosts the State Multi-Event (Decathlon/Heptathlon) Championships every year after the State Outdoor Track & Field Championships.  The boys do the decathlon, which […]

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Girls Track & Field Win 4th Straight, Boys State Runners-Up

   The girls team won their fourth consecutive Outdoor Track & Field State Championship this weekend in Gulf Shores, and the boys earned the runner-up trophy.  The Homewood girls scored 128 points, and Opelika came in 2nd with 80 points.  The Homewood boys were ahead after two days of competition but ended up losing to […]

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Homewood Track & Field Ready for State at Gulf Shores

Both the boys and girls teams have their sights set on blue trophies next weekend in Gulf Shores.  The girls just won their 5th Sectional Championship in a row, and the boys were Sectional Runners-Up behind defending State Champions Opelika.  Homewood qualified 41 athletes, which is an extraordinarily high number.  Jasmine Griffin, Lainey Phelps, and […]

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Homewood Girls Win, Boys 3rd at Hewitt-Trussville Invitational

The track and field team had its final regular season tune-up before Sectionals this Friday and Saturday.   The girls got another win, and the boys were 3rd out of 29 schools at the Hewitt-Trussville Invitational.  The following athletes led the Patriots by scoring points in their events. Jasmine Griffin (1st 100m and 200m, 5th […]

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Girls 1st and Boys 6th at Mountain Brook Invitational

There were over 70 schools at the Mountain Brook Invitational, and it was great weekend for the track and field program with some outstanding performances.  The girls won a close battle, with Mountain Brook and Hoover finishing tied for second.  The boys finished 6th behind Hoover, Central – Phenix City, Hewitt-Trussville, Vestavia Hills, and Cullman. […]

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Signing Day for Homewood Track & Field

Please refer to the Homewood Star article link below for information about the signing on Wednesday, April 12th. Signing Day for Homewood Track & Field

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Homewood Track & Field Compete Against Nation’s Best in Columbia, SC

Thanks to support from the Homewood Athletic Foundation the Homewood track and field teams travelled to Columbia, SC to compete in the Bojangles’ Classic (formerly the Taco Bell Classic).  There were teams from all over the country, and it is widely considered the most competitive meet in the Southeast.  The girls team placed 4th out […]

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Individuals Earn National Rankings at Mobile Challenge of Champions; Both Teams Win at Ft. Payne

The Homewood track and field program has had two outstanding weeks as the teams move into the second half of the season.  On March 23rd, both the boys and girls teams won a 12 team meet at Ft. Payne, and the event winners for that meet are listed below.  Several athletes were invited to the […]

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Some of the State’s Best Competed at the Homewood Inv. at Samford

The Homewood Invitational was at Samford again this year, and it once again had some of the best athletes from the Southeast competing.  The meet is limited to 15 invited schools, but this year there was an option for individuals who meet certain qualifying standards to enter.  There were athletes from all over Alabama, and […]

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