Members of the Appling County Pirate track team received their State Championship rings during halftime of the Pirates football game on September 13. Al Jones, Kevin Johnson, Justin Moore and Jordan Vann received rings for their State Championship in the 4x100 meter relay with a time of 42.34 seconds. Kevin Johnson also received a championship ring for the 300m hurdles with a time of 38.28 seconds.
Damarko Dixon was also presented his Wrestling State Championship Ring for the AAA 152-pound weight class. Dixon finished last season with an overall record of 39-2 and has been working hard to defend his championship during his senior year. Dixon is one of only two Appling County athletes to accomplish this achievement in wrestling.
Pictured above are Coach Mark Green and Principal Dr. Gene Starr presenting Damarko Dixon with his championship ring.