A pack of fleet footed runners were chasing Mike Chason in the spring of 1973, but his tenacity proved too much. He won the gold at the intramural cross-country race at Valdosta State College. Track coach Dave Waples was so impressed he offered Mike the first ever cross-country scholarship for VSC. The college didn’t have […]
About Neil Joiner
Neil Joiner, a member of First Baptist Church in Vienna, writes a weekly column that appears in several Georgia newspapers as well as contributes devotions for Open Windows. The author of "What America Is" and "Lessons from the Ladder," he blogs regularly at joinerscorner.com.