Welcome to East Paulding Cross Country home of the Raiders!
Girls County Champs - 1997-2004, 06, 08-12
Boys County Champs - 1997-2004, 06-10, 19
Girls State Qualifiers - 2002-04, 09-15, 17-19
Boys State Qualifiers - 2000, 04, 06, 07, 14, 17, 19
Girls top 10 State Finishes - 2011, 2012
Boys top 10 State Finishes - 2007
5 runners make top 10 grade level lists
4 runners make top 15 All Time list
Boys & Girls qualify for state and finish 16th and 18th!
Best boys team in school history!
2/29: Olympic Marathon Trials Fundraiser
4/28: 2020 XC Summer Kickoff meeting (tentative)
5/4: May training starts
6/1: 1st Summer Practice
News & Announcements
Congrats to the Boys team for placing 16th and the Girls team for placing 18th in the state! Eli led the boys with a 37th place finish, and Kat led the girls with a 25th place finish!
The Banquet is on December 3rd at 6pm at the Cotton Gin. Boys must wear a tie, girls need to wear an equivalent. This is nice church attire, please avoid jeans.
Track conditioning (for those training for track, check the document for names:
We have a fundraiser this Saturday 2/29 in Atlanta! We have a cheer zone for the Olympic Marathon Trials, where we earn money by having 25, 50, or 100 people (not just athletes) supporting the Olympic hopefuls!
Please come if possible! Sign up so I have an estimate on numbers HERE. Join the Remind by texting @ephsomt to 81010.
Athletes taking the bus, it leaves at 6:45am, returns around 6pm. Parents or athletes driving, please use Marta and get off at North Ave, go to ATT building! Wear East Paulding gear!
Long over due update. Results from previous races below.
Congrats to the Varsity Boys for winning County for the first time since 2010! Congrats to the Varsity Girls for finishing as County Runner Ups! JV Boys (1st) and JV Girls (2nd).
Congrats to all 4 teams winning at Rockmart! Eli is now 7th and Greyson is now 15th in EPXC history!
Region is this Thursday at Woodland High School. JV Girls 3pm, JV Boys 3:45pm, Varsity Girls 4:30pm, Varsity Boys 5:15pm. Bus leaves the high school at 12:15pm so bring your stuff to school!
Banquet Form is due by Thursday and paid! If not the price goes to $15 per person.
Congrats to the following runners for being the top EPXC runners in their race at Lions Invite: Eli Corn (Varsity Boys), Kat Sweeney (Varsity Girls), Connor Boyce (JV Boys), Dresden Jolly (JV Girls), Hunter Rickeard (Open Boys), and Hannah Hogan (Open Girls). RACE RESULTS
County is this week! We are hosting and we need parent help with parking, course monitors, finish line, and clean up! This is very important that we run a top notch county meet. If everything runs smooth we will be done by 11am. Any runners able to stay and cheer on the Middle School team as they do their first time trial of the season should support them as they run at 11:15!
Practices over the break are at 8am. If you are in town we expect you to be at practice. If you are out of town we expect you to get your runs in!
M/W/F practices 8am @EPHS
T/Th practices 8am @ Lost Mountain Park
Saturday practice 8am @ Allatoona Creek Park
Wendy's information will be sent out to athletes and parents who have qualified. Any runner wanting to run a PR to qualify for Wendy's or just run a PR, we will do a time trial on the track Friday over break.
Congrats to the following runners for being the top EPXC runners in their race: Eli Corn (Varsity Boys), Kat Sweeney (Varsity Girls), Clarke Poss (JV Boys), Jade Thomas (JV Girls), Zach Davis (Open Boys), and Kate Kinnaman (Open Girls). RACE RESULTS
Parent's lets get our dues in! Below is a link to PayPal, or you can bring money or check (in an envelope) on Monday or Wednesday after practice.
BATTLE OF ATLANTA INFORMATION. $5 per spectator!
Pictures will be on Wednesday afternoon during practice. Please remember to bring your uniform! Pictures are $35 and are done by Mr. Napier. Cash or a check to Jason Napier will be accepted the day of pictures. PAY FOR PICTURES ONLINE