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Cross Country Team 2023

    Warrior Way 5K

    Click HERE for all the information about the WW5K!

    Class 7A Championship, Sat, 11/4

    Carrollton High School

    202 Trojan Dr, Carrollton, GA

    XC Athletes should be dropped off at 6:20

    Bus will roll from the front of the school at 6:30AM

    There will be a $10 per person spectator fee

    Buy tix at GO FAN

    Our Girls will race at 8:45am

    Bus will be back at NCobb by 12:15pm


    2023 NCXC Season!

    Date Race Location
    Sat, 8/12 Hoya 2-Mile Allatoona Creek Park
    Sat, 8/19 Intra-Squad Relays NCHS
    Sat, 8/26 Ridge Ferry Invitational Ridge Ferry Park, Rome
    Sat, 9/2 Run at the Rock Woodland HS, Cartersville
    Sat, 9/9 Mustang Stampede Allatoona Creek Park
    Sat, 9/16 Warrior Way 5K NCHS
    Wed, 9/20 Trail Mix Meet Kenn Mt. HS
    Sat, 9/23 (Canceled) Low Country Classic (Canceled) Johns Island, SC (Canceled)
    Sat, 10/7 Atlanta Classic Clinton Nature Preserve, Villa Rica
    FRI, 10/13 Pickens & Grinnin' Invite Roper Park, Jasper, GA
    Sat, 10/21 Region Championship Boling Park, Canton
    Sat, 11/4 State Championhips Carrollton, GA
    Cross Country Team

    Head Coach - John Huff

    Coach Huff has been the Warriors' Head Cross Country Coach since 2016 but was an assistant coach as far back as 2006.  He also coaches the distance runners during track season.  

    Coach Huff earned his teaching degree from Georgia Southern University followed by a Masters in Adolescent Math Education from Kennesaw State University.  He currently teaches Geometry and Algebra at NCHS.    

    When he's not in the classroom or running with his team, Coach Huff can be found traveling with his family.  So far they have visited 45 of the 50 United States.   

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    Assistant Coach - Craig Denison

    Coach Denison has been an assistant cross country coach since 2009.  Prior to that he coached soccer, tennis, and cross country at Pebblebrook High School.  

    Coach Denison earned his teaching degree from Ball State University and his Masters from Thomas University.  He has been a math teacher at North Cobb High School since 2009.  

    When he's not in the classroom Coach Denison can be found hiking, boating, and building with his wife Julie and kids, Cooper and Emma.  

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    Assistant Coach - Natalie Hise

    Coach Hise has been an assistant cross country coach since 2018 and has coached the Bass Fishing Team in the past.  

    Coach Hise earned her Doctorate in Education from Liberty University and has been a math teacher at North Cobb High School since 2015.  

    When she's not in the classroom Coach Hise can be found running half marathons, hiking, doing yoga, or traveling.  

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    Booster Club Officers

    Co Presidents - Lange Duby -

                                        Maria Tolbert -

    Vice President - Jackie Lumpkin -

    Treasurer - Janna Poarch -

    Secretary - Amy Huff -