football
Alpharetta battles South Forsyth for region lead
Alpharetta will try to take one step closer to a second consecutive Region 6AAAAAA championship as the Raiders host South Forsyth Friday. With a 6-1 overall record and a perfect 6-0 region mark, Al...
October 23, 2014 09:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Lem Cobbs
Lem Cobbs stepped up in a big way for Alpharetta in its victory over Chattahoochee last Friday. The senior running back rushed for 158 yards on 12 carries to lead the Raiders to a 56-7 victory over...
October 23, 2014 09:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blessed Trinity clinches subregion with win over Westminster
Pat Jasinski caught four passes for 116 yards and scored two touchdowns to lead Blessed Trinity to a 23-11 victory over Westminster in a crucial Region 4AAA (B) battle at home last Friday. Jasinski...
October 23, 2014 09:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blessed Trinity hosts Westminster in big region tilt
With a 6-0 overall record and 2-0 mark in Region 4AAA (B), Blessed Trinity is off to its best start in the program’s 14-year history. The Titans’ undefeated status will be put to its toughest test ...
October 16, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alpharetta shuts out Centennial in region game
Alpharetta jumped out to a 13-0 lead within the first three minutes of the game and never looked back as the Raiders defeated north Fulton rival Centennial 39-0 in a Region 6AAAAAA contest. The Rai...
October 16, 2014 10:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Football Standings
Region 5AAAAAA School Region Overall Milton 3-1 5-1 Roswell 3-1 4-2 Cherokee 3-2 5-2 Etowah 3-2 5-2 Woodstock 3-2 5-2 Walton 2-3 2-5 Lassiter 1-3 1-5 Pope 1-3 1-5 Wheeler 1-3 2-4 Region 6AAAAAA Sch...
October 16, 2014 10:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Centennial tries to keep streak alive against Alpharetta
Centennial is in the midst of a surge that that has seen it improve from an 0-2 start to its current 3-2 record. The Knights will put their new-found success to the test when it hosts local rival A...
October 09, 2014 11:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Casen Conway
With a little help from Casen Conway , Centennial has enjoyed resurgence as it enters the second half of the season. The sophomore quarterback has completed 47 of 78 passes for 596 yards and seven ...
October 09, 2014 09:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pisgah defeats St. Francis in Region 6A (B) showdown
Mount Pisgah Christian spoiled St. Francis’ first-ever region game as the Patriots defeated the Knights 39-20 in a battle of north Fulton and Region 6A (B) rivals at Savior Field Saturday. Mount Pi...
October 09, 2014 09:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Francis makes region debut against Mount Pisgah
With a 4-0 record, hopes are high for St. Francis as it gets ready to play its first region game as it reaches the midway point of its fifth season of varsity play. The Knights face their toughest ...
October 02, 2014 11:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Milton crushes Lassiter in 5AAAAAA contest
Lassiter is still searching for its first win of the season after the Trojans lost to Milton 56-0 in a Region 5AAAAAA game Friday. It was all Milton as the Eagles led 28-0 at halftime and then adde...
October 02, 2014 11:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cambridge comes close to upset in narrow loss to Kell
Cambridge nearly pulled off its biggest victory of its three-year football history as the Bears fell just short of an upset of Class AAAAA powerhouse Kell with a 28-27 loss in their Region 7AAAAA (...
October 02, 2014 10:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cambridge-Kell game among week’s highlights
Cambridge has emerged as a team to watch after winning its first three games of the season in impressive fashion. The Bears face their biggest test of the year as they go on the road to play Class ...
September 25, 2014 09:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-James Whitaker
James Whitaker stepped up his game a notch to help Roswell achieve its biggest win so far of the 2014 football season. The 6-foot-0, 185-pound senior quarterback completed 12 of 16 passes for 189 y...
September 25, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Milton battles Roswell for local supremacy
North Fulton’s oldest rivalry will be renewed Friday as Milton hosts Roswell in a Region 5AAAAAA battle between the local archrivals at the Eagles’ Nest. The game will feature a Milton (2-0) team t...
September 18, 2014 10:57 AM | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Quarte Sapp
There’s a reason why Milton’s Quarte Sapp is a highly sought-after NCAA Division I prospect. The 6-foot-1, 215-pound senior linebacker showed that reason in no uncertain terms in Milton’s convincin...
September 18, 2014 10:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pisgah, ELCA in battle of Class A powers
Mount Pisgah Christian gets a big early-season test as the Patriots host Eagle’s Landing Christian Academy in a battle of Class A state powerhouses Friday at 7:30 p.m. The game features two semifin...
September 11, 2014 11:49 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Logan Craighead
Logan Craighead had some big shoes to fill in the Blessed Trinity defense as the 2014 season got underway. Craighead moved from defensive end to linebacker to replace standout Carter McManes , who ...
September 11, 2014 11:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Milton hosts defending champs in crucial test
Milton will host defending Class AAAAAA state champion Norcross, while Alpharetta goes on the road to face West Forsyth in a battle of Region 6AAAAAA powerhouses in games that highlight Friday’s no...
September 04, 2014 10:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Brian Moore
Brian Moore definitely picked up where he left off from his successful 2013 season in Cambridge’s first two games of the 2014 season The senior quarterback completed 14 of 23 passes for 327 yards a...
September 04, 2014 10:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports News
Local players named to All-State football team A number of local football standouts were among the players who were selected to the Georgia Sports Writers’ All-State team, which was released in lat...
January 15, 2014 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local football players named to All-Region team A number of local football standouts were among the players who were selected to the All-Region 6A, subregion B team, which was released last Thursda...
December 18, 2013 12:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pisgah football season ends with semifinal loss
Mount Pisgah Christian’s bid for its first state football championship game berth fell just short as the Patriots lost to Aquinas 17-16 in a Class A private school semifinal game at Savior Field la...
December 11, 2013 04:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mount Pisgah Christian advances to state semis
Mount Pisgah Christian is the lone football team remaining in north Fulton in the state football playoffs after winning its quarterfinal game last Friday. The Patriots (12-0) remained undefeated an...
December 05, 2013 10:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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