Starkville Academy track and field

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers that have qualified to run at the Class 4A State track meet this weekend are Jordan McGee, from left, Lillee Alpe, Meg Brown, Caroline Skelton, Austin Tucker, Zaidee Wall and Abby Winston.

After the coronavirus (COVID-19) wiped out any chance for the Volunteers to compete on the track, they were chomping at the bit to get back into competition.

Starkville Academy track coach Sam Wright will be sending seven girls to state later this week at Jackson Academy and Jackson Prep. He was very pleased with that number.

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