Georgia Tech cross country had five men, one woman earn conference honor
Georgia Tech men’s cross country Frank Pittman earns second conference honor
Georgia Tech men’s cross country Frank Pittman earns conference honor
2016 Cross Country:
Raced in 8 meets … Was honored twice as the ACC Freshman of the Week on September 27 after his performance at the Griak Invitational and on October 18 after his performance at the Crimson Classic … Recorded career bests in the 8k at the ACC Championships with a time of 24:23.6 and in the 10k at the NCAA South Regionals with a time of 31:35.9 … Also raced at the Roy Griak Invitational and at the Crimson Classic.
Attended the Marist School in Atlanta, Ga. ... Lettered in cross country and track and field for four years ... Captained cross country for one season and track and field for two ... Member of the team that won the cross country state championship in 2012, 2013, and 2015 ... Named 2015 Georgia Gatorade Cross Country Runner of the Year ... Was the 4A track state champion in the 1600m and 3200m in 2015 and 2016 ... was the 2015 4A cross country state champion ... Was the president of National Honor Society.
Full name is Frank Smith Pittman ... Born on June 7, 1997 ... Parents are Frank and Gaybie ... Has two younger siblings, Knox and Ellie ... Father, Frank, raced cross country and track and field at Washington and Lee ... Is an Eagle Scout ... Intends to major in biology.