Hardin Valley Academy Knoxville, TN, USA

Hardin Valley Academy

11345 Hardin Valley Rd. Knoxville, TN, USA
(865) 690-9690 Website

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In its 29th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports, today announced Aaron Templeton of Hardin Valley Academy as its 2013-14 Gatorade Tennessee Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year. Templeton is the first Gatorade Tennessee Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year to be chosen from Hardin Valley Academy.  

2012 TN State Cross Country Championships Ted Paduck Nov 10, 2012

The Percy Warner course is a very spectator friendly course.  If you’re willing, you can run from one side to another and up and down hills to get a glimpse of your favorite athlete.  If you’re an athlete, well, this course has its moments.  Although from a spectator’s point of view, the course doesn’t seem that hilly, but it is.  And with the course being wide open, the wind will sometimes play games with you too.   With that said, the times at these championships don’t always give you a good feeling that you are watching some extremely talented athletes tearing up a tough course. 

2011 Boys XC AAA Preseason Power Rankings Luke Hileman Aug 25, 2011

Oakland has the next best 1-2 punch after HVA just lacking the same depth. It’s a long season but with Brock Baker and Conner Thompson leading the charge for this team anything is possible for this team. They won’t be any worse than 6th due to them two. Their 3, 4 and 5 are a lot like Independence, they are good but unproven. With maybe the best runner in Tennessee leading your team makes you work that much harder.            

HVA's 1st-ever state champ Nov 10, 2010

Photo by FlierAT (User Uploaded) Hardin Valley Academy's first-ever team state championship turned out to be a Templeton Brothers production.  But it was hardly a surprise to anyone who witnessed this groundbreaking championship effort at Percy Warner Steeplechase Park in Nashville Saturday, Nov. 6.  Though HVA's 5k path to the Class AAA Boys Cross Country Meet championship was more than a two-man effort, junior Will Templeton and freshman Aaron Templeton were front and center.