LBHS Cross Country

19 days ago

Coach of Boys Cross Country

Thomas Hanes


Coach of Girls Cross Country

Justin Powell


Assistant: Scott Shull



Thomas Hanes

LBHS Boys Cross Country Coach

Coach Hanes is a head coach for Long Beach Cross Country, and an assistant coach for Long Beach Track and Field, working primarily with long distance runners.  Coach Hanes has seventeen years of experience, with the last three years as a Bearcat.  Coach Hanes ran for Mississippi State University cross country and track teams, won two high school state championships in the 3200, and has head coached numerous regional championship teams. 
thomas.hanes@lbsdk12.com


Justin Powell

LBHS Girls Cross Country

Before coaching at LBHS, I graduated for LBHS in 2013 then continued my playing career at Coahoma Community College.  I then finish my academic career at the University of South Alabama in Mobile obtaining a bachelor’s in Secondary Education and History.  This is my 5th year coaching baseball at Long Beach.  This is my first year as Head Coach of Girls Cross Country.

Long Beach Cross Country 2022 Schedule 

09/1 George Country Trail Run - George County High School 

09/10 Gulfport Invitational - Gulfport High School 

09/17 Ocean Springs Invitational - Oceans Springs High School  

09/24 Pass Christian Invitational - Pass Christian High School 

10/6 Gulfport Invitational - Gulfport High School

10/13 Long Beach Invitational - Long Beach High School (Tentative) 

10/26 District Championship - George County High School 

11/07 State Championship - MHSAA (Clinton)