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Tyler Kwan (left), Gus Henry, and Susanna Quinn of the Faith Academy of Marble Falls junior high track team were among the highest point earners in every meet in which they competed this year, including the Austin Christian School Association’s track-and-field district finals April 24. Coach Angela Henry said the trio, along with other team members, faced a number of challenges, including not having all the equipment they needed and often being the smallest team (by numbers) at the meets, yet they never used those hurdles as excuses. Staff photo by Daniel Clifton

Faith Academy junior high track squad clears hurdles to success

STAFF WRITER DANIEL CLIFTON MARBLE FALLS — As the Faith Academy of Marble Falls junior high boys 4-by-400 relay squad got ready to head to the starting line at the Austin Christian School Association track-and-field district finals April 24 at Florence High School, they knew the team’s chance to win the meet was hanging by […]

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Faith Academy of Marble Falls senior runner Sophie McCannon (center) signs her letter of intent to compete for Abilene Christian University with her parents, Steve and Shannon McCannon, by her side. Staff photo by Jennifer Fierro

Faith Academy runner Sophie McCannon signs with ACU

JENNIFER FIERRO • STAFF WRITER MARBLE FALLS — A sense of comfort, a Christian environment, and a desire to run on the NCAA Division I level propelled Faith Academy of Marble Falls senior middle-distance runner Sophie McCannon to sign her letter of intent to compete for Abilene Christian University. She had a signing ceremony at […]

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Faith Academy girls track team brings home bronze from state

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF WACO — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls track-and-field team finished third at the Class 3A state meet of the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools on May 8-9. (more…)

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Faith Academy track athletes headed to state meet May 8-9

FROM STAFF REPORTS BASTROP — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls track-and-field team finished second at the Class 3A south regional meet at Bastrop Memorial Stadium on April 30. (more…)

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Faith girls 2nd at district; several athletes qualify for regionals

SAN ANTONIO— Faith Academy of Marble Falls made its first appearance at the District 3 Class 3A track-and-field meet of the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools on April 21. (more…)

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The Class 2A state champion Faith Academy 1,600-meter relay team includes Juliette Fisher (left), Christina Lykken, Sierra Brinkley and Sophie McCannon. Courtesy photo

Faith girls track team third at state meet

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF WACO — The Faith Academy girls track-and-field team finished third at the Class 2A state meet of the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools on May 3. The Lady Flames earned 66 points to finish in the top four for 10 of the past 11 years. (more…)

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Faith girls track takes regional team crown behind strong relays

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF HALLETSVILLE — The last event of the regional track-and-field meet crowned the team champion April 26. Forget that the Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls squad already won the 400-meter and 800-meter relays. The 1,600-meter relay would decide the final point total — and give the Lady Flames the championship in […]

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Faith Academy of Marble Falls senior Juliette Fisher (left) takes the baton from junior Gabriell Sordelet at the District 2-2A track-and-field meet April 10. Courtesy photo

Faith track athletes advance to regionals

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF SAN ANTONIO — The Faith Academy girls track-and-field team finished third at the District 2-2A meet April 10 with 115 points. That ended an eight-year reign of winning the district team championship. Faith competes in the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools. (more…)

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Faith Academy girls track places third at Florence Relays

FROM STAFF REPORTS FLORENCE — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls track team was third at the Florence Relays on March 27. Faith scored 93 points and was the only private school squad in attendance. “This was a good meet for us overall, but we have work to do,” Lady Flames head coach Steve […]

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Faith Academy of Marble Falls relay runner Rachel Ormsby sprints to the finish line at the Harper Relays on March 20. Courtesy photo

Faith Academy girls track sixth at Harper Relays

FROM STAFF REPORTS HARPER — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls track team placed sixth at the Harper Relays on March 20. The Lady Flames earned 51 total points. (more…)

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Angelo State University pentathlete Jordan Gray (left), a Faith Academy of Marble Falls graduate, is on her way to a first-place finish in the 55 meters in 8.13 seconds while competing at the Lone Star Conference Indoor Meet on March 2. Courtesy photo

Faith Academy grad Jordan Gray qualifies for national track meet for ASU

FROM STAFF REPORTS SAN ANGELO — Faith Academy of Marble Falls graduate and Angelo State University junior Jordan Gray qualified for the NCAA Division II national indoor track-and-field meet. Gray set a Lone Star Conference indoor meet record with a mark of 19 feet 8 inches in the long jump. That’s an automatic qualifying mark. […]

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Faith Academy of Marble Falls senior Juliette Fisher (right) keeps her stride high on the straightaway while anchoring the 4x400-meter relay for the Lady Flames. Courtesy photo

Faith Academy girls track team fifth at Comfort Relays

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF COMFORT — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls track team finished fifth at the Comfort Relays on March 8. The Lady Flames scored 67 points in a meet that featured nine teams. Sophie McCannon set her third school record in the past two weeks. This one came in the […]

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Faith Academy's Hailey Shipley (left) starts running as teammate Hana Darwin prepares to give her the baton during the 4x200-meter relay at the Troy Relays on March 1. Courtesy photo

Faith Academy girls track fourth at Troy Relays

FROM STAFF REPORTS TROY — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls track team tied for fourth at the Troy Relays on March 1. The Lady Flames earned 82 points thanks in part to Sophie McCannon. (more…)

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Members of the Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls sprint-medley relay team include Christina Lykken (left), Rachel Ormsby, head coach Steve McCannon, Sophie McCannon and Hanna Darwin. Courtesy photo

Faith Academy girls track sets school records at Liberty Hill meet

FROM STAFF REPORTS LIBERTY HILL — The Faith Academy of Marble Falls girls track team competed at the Panther Relays on Feb. 15, its first of 2014. The Lady Flames earned 41 points in the varsity division and 22 points in the junior varsity division. Both teams finished in seventh place. (more…)

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Faith Academy track teams finish third and fourth at state meet

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF WACO — The Faith Academy boys and girls track-and-field teams took top 10 finishes at the Class 2A state meet of the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools on May 10-11. (more…)

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Faith Academy track teams place in top five at regional meet

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF HALLETSVILLE — The Faith Academy boys and girls track-and-field teams participated in what their coaches believe was the most competitive regional meet they’ve seen in years May 4. (more…)

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Faith girls track wins district; boys finish second

JENNIFER FIERRO • PICAYUNE STAFF SAN ANTONIO — The Faith Academy girls track-and-field team continued its dominance of District 3-2A by winning another team title April 18. The boys were second. (more…)

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Faith Academy boys track athletes win first places at Harper Meet

The Faith Academy boys track-and-field team recently competed at the Harper Meet. Next up for the Flames is the Round Rock Christian Meet at Florence High School, 401 FM 970 in Florence, on April 6. Courtesy photos

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Faith Academy girls track team finishes second at Florence Relays

FROM STAFF REPORTS FLORENCE — The Faith Academy girls track team placed second overall at the Florence Relays on March 28. The Lady Flames competed against nine other schools. (more…)

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