Avery Rankin Wins Cross Country State Championship
Hartfield Academy 9th grader Avery Rankin won the MAIS Championship in the 4A Division on October 28, 2019.
Avery has earned an impressive number of achievements over the course of her time as a Hartfield athlete. This is Avery’s second State Championship title. Avery has previously won 2nd place overall in 2017, and was included in the Clarion Ledger All-State Cross Country team in 2018 after leading her team to the State Championship that year. Her personal record time for the 5K is 19.36, set at the Rankin County Championships in 2018.
Hartfield Academy is fully accredited by both the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools (MAIS), the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and the Southern Association of independent Schools (SAIS).