Effingham County Recreation and Parks held its 39th annual Jacan Brown Spring Run in downtown Springfield on Feb. 27. The weather was perfect and more than 85 runners competed in a one-mile run or walk and a 5K run.
The Jaguars won the GRPA South Georgia championship in Cordele, beating Crisp County 53-0 and Lee County 36-6. The Jaguars won the 1stDistrict title in Thomson with a 46-7 win over Dublin and a 43-0 romp over Thomson.
The ECRP's 12 and under Jags won the GRPA 1st District championship Nov. 19 in Thomson. They defeated Dublin-Laurens 46-7 in the first round and won by forfeit from Toombs County in the semifinals. In the championship game, they defeated Thomson-McDuffie 43-0. They advance to Cordele on Saturday to play Crisp County in the GRPA South Regionals.
The ECRP's 8 and under Jags won the GRPA 1st District championship Nov. 19, defeating Dublin 13-6. They advance to Cordele to play Crisp County in the first round of the GRPA South Regional on Saturday.