Under a gorgeous Hardeeville sky, the nation’s best distance runners delivered a dazzling show Sunday morning.
LowcoSports.com’s Justin Jarrett and Wes Kerr sit down with race organizers Larry Kimball and Elle Ellender to preview the USATF Half Marathon National Championship, which is being run Sunday morning in Hardeeville. A world-class field will vie for the national title in the 13.1-mile distances on a flat, fast course, leaving numerous state and potentially national records in jeopardy of falling.
LowcoSports.com’s Justin Jarrett and Wes Kerr get you up to speed on all the latest local sports news from around the South Carolina Lowcountry and interview key figures in the local sports scene each week on the LowcoSports Lowdown podcast. This week’s show includes plenty of high school playoff news, a pair of college commitments for Lowco student-athletes, and updates on college football and hoops standouts from the Lowco. Plus, hear an excerpt of our Lowco Sitdown interview with longtime Cincinnati Bengals quarterback and former NFL MVP Ken Anderson.
In less than a month, some of the top distance runners in the country will flock to Hardeeville for the Mortgage Network Road Races, highlighted by the 2021 USATF Half Marathon National Championships presented by Toyota.
May River’s girls continued their stellar start with another team victory, and Hilton Head High’s boys took first place over several Lowco rivals Saturday at the USCB High School Cross Country Invitational in Bluffton.
Beaufort’s Michael Dickson reached the finals of the 110-meter hurdles Saturday night at the U.S. Track and Field Olympic Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore., but he finished sixth, failing to make the U.S. Olympic Team.
The USATF Half Marathon Championships are coming to Jasper County on Dec. 5 as part of the Mortgage Network Road Races series, Hardeeville Mayor Harry Williams officially announced at his State of the County address last week.
As we embark on a new year, and hopefully one that has little in common with the one we’re casting out, let’s take a moment to remember 2020, flaws and all, including links to some of our most popular stories of the year.