Mostly Cloudy, 61°

Four Forsyth County athletes honored by Atlanta Track Club



FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — Four Forsyth County student atheletes were recently honored by Atlanta Track Club by being named to teams.

Tyler Fox, a senior at Lambert High School was named to the All Metro Cross Country 1st Team at a banquet hosted by Atlanta Track Club on Dec. 5.

Fox, who placed fifth at the Class 7A State Championship will run for the University of Georgia in 2018. He received a $500 scholarship from the Atlanta Track Club Foundation.

Forsyth Central junior Calan Gizelbach and South Forsyth senior Kaylee Dupont were named to the 2nd Team. Dupont will join Fox at Georgia next fall.

Lee Keil, a senior at Lambert was named to the 3rd Team.

Dupont received special honors as one of only two graduating runners to be named to the All Metro Team all four years of her high school career.

In all 42 Atlanta-area cross country runners were honored at the banquet with 1st, 2nd and 3rd team designations being decided by votes from the public and metro-area coaches.

Together, the All Metro honorees represented 10 counties and 28 schools. The All Metro Cross Country Banquet is Atlanta Track Club’s oldest event, occuring every year since the Club’s founding in 1964.

View desktop version