Senior Sendoff: Jack Joiner - Oak Mountain

Name: Jack Joiner

High School: Oak Mountain

What was your most memorable meet and why?
My most memorable meet would definitely be the state championship meet in gulf shores because I got to spend good quality time with my teammates and run against great competition

Where did you face your biggest competition?
Gulf shores state championship

Out of all of your high school accomplishments, which stands out the most and why?
Even though running sub 12 isn't too quick I would say that is one of my biggest accomplishments and now I'm ready to break 11!!

If you could do it all over again, what would you change about your running career in high school?
I would put more effort into the little things because they really do go a long way when u don't realize it.

What were the most difficult obstacles you had to overcome during your HS Track career?
The most difficult obstacles were learning new events and keeping my form all the way through but also running at my top speed at the same time.

What will you miss the most?
I will miss my teammates, coaches, and everyone who supported me through my high school career. I will also really miss running in the high school meets atmosphere!

Do you have any advice for younger athletes?
Yes! Make sure u set goals for yourself no matter big or small because no matter what you can always reach that goal and it will make you a greater person and athlete.

What are your post-high school or college plans? Who would you like to say thank you to?
I will continue my athletic career with Wallace St for a year, then transfer to Huntington University. I would like to thank my coaches for pushing me every single day to get me where I am right now. I would also like to thank my teammates and parents for encouraging me to be the best I can be!