Track coaches name all-county team

The Gwinnett County Track and Field Club held its season-ending banquet on Wednesday at Collins Hill.

Peachtree Ridge's Josh Brickell was named boys runner of the year and North Gwinnett's Malcolm Jackson was the field performer of the year. Brickell won the state championship in the 3,200-meter run and Jackson won state in the triple jump. Brookwood head coach Mark Kelley, who led the Broncos to the Class AAAAA state championship, was named the boys coach of the year.

Brookwood's Caroline Kissel and Greater Atlanta Christian's Malieka Slayton were named co-runners of the year. Kissel won the state championship in the 1,600 and Slayton won state in the 100, 200 and on two relay teams. GAC's Brad Kinser, who led the Spartans to the Class AA state title was named coach of the year. Dacula's Anna Machovec was selected as the field performer of the year.

The club also inducted its hall of fame members, which included North Gwinnett's Kibwe Johnson, Brookwood's Scott Erbach, Brookwood/Mill Creek's Jerry Arnold, Collins Hill's Courtney Champion and Brookwood's Andrea Pappas.

The following athletes were named to the all-county team as selected by the county coaches.


All-county teamCaroline Kissel, Brookwood

Malayshia George, Mill Creek

Quen Moore, Mill Creek

Jakael Bush, Central Gwinnett

Pakitta Jackson, Norcross

Anna Machovec, Dacula

Jasmine Abrams, Grayson

Sonikqua Walters, Peachtree Ridge

QuanDra Shanks, Brookwood

Autumnn Burnett, Peachtree Ridge

Allana Anderson, Parkview

Tatiana Wayne, Parkview

Darielle Oliver, Parkview

Trinity Lewis, Parkview

Gabby Cole, Peachtree Ridge

Meagan Henderson, Peachtree Ridge

Tasha Rodriguez, North Gwinnett

Brianna Moring, North Gwinnett

Alexis Raia, North Gwinnett

Natalie Raia, North Gwinnett

Aliyah Abrams, Grayson

Simone Glenn, Brookwood

Elexis Guster, Berkmar

Katie Frerking, Wesleyan

Landyn Duley, Wesleyan

Alexandria Johnson, Mountain View

Maileka Slayton, GAC

Brittany Arnold, GAC

Airica Palmer, GAC

Kayin Mujahid, GAC

Kamilah Bakari, NorcrossHonorable mentionDaijah Cooke, Berkmar

Ashley Buda, Brookwood

Courtney Maddox, Buford

Ismaelle Occeus, Central Gwinnett

Monique Bennett, Collins Hill

Demichia Higgins, Duluth

Shelby Smith, Grayson

Tamara Bryant, GAC

Amber Cesair, Lanier

Zakkiyyah Dennis, Meadowcreek

Tara Mayfield, Mill Creek

Iceis Walker, Mountain View

Katherine Yost, Norcross

Megan Kimble, North Gwinnett

Sara Brown, Parkview

Lauren Kelly, Peachtree Ridge

Tayler Tuttle, Providence

Frantia Boudreaux, Shiloh

Destinee Davis, South Gwinnett

Holli Wilkins, WesleyanBOYS

All-countyJosh Brickell, Peachtree Ridge

Bailey Vitatoe, Brookwood

Justin Grose, Brookwood

Aaron Taylor, Central Gwinnett

Malcolm Jackson, North Gwinnett

Trevor Joyce, Mill Creek

Micah Reed, Parkview

Kisean Smith, Brookwood

Dennis Gillespie, Norcross

Christian Smith, Grayson

Jovan Jones, Shiloh

Nicholas Bradley, Shiloh

Grant Swinton, Shiloh

Jeremy McDuffie, Shiloh

Bilal Abdullah, Brookwood

Derwyn Tate, Brookwood

Morgan Malanoski, Brookwood

Drew Vander Wood, Brookwood

Joseph Buda, Brookwood

Trevor Turner, Brookwood

Martinez Johnson, Buford

Matt Morris, Peachtree Ridge

Cole Warren, Wesleyan

Bradley Gossett, Wesleyan

Andres Littig, North Gwinnett

Tyler Woodrome, Mill CreekHonorable mentionRashad Hall, Berkmar

Matt Barudin, Brookwood

Ronald King, Buford

Sam Davies, Collins Hill

Alex Armah, Dacula

Myles Campbell, Duluth

Derrick Bell, Grayson

Lavondre Nelson, GAC

Tashod Taylor, Lanier

Zac Davis, Mill Creek

John Hill, Mountain View

Arman Rehmann, Norcross

John Paul Harley, North Gwinnett

John Patterson, Parkview

Kevin Mills, Peachtree Ridge

Candler Martin, Providence

Brian Kamau, Shiloh

Mark Watts, South Gwinnett

Doug Mohme, Wesleyan