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Hornets continue quest for region title
Roswell will try to stay atop Region 5AAAAAA as the Hornets go on the road to play Etowah in a crucial region battle Friday. Coming off of a 31-21 victory over Cherokee last Friday, Roswell (6-2, 5...
October 30, 2014 10:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams move on to semifinal round
Blessed Trinity is one step away from a third consecutive trip to the Class AAA state volleyball championship match after advancing to semifinals of the AAA tournament. The Titans are among the thr...
October 30, 2014 10:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cambridge earns trip to Elite Eight in Columbus
Cambridge is the lone local team standing as it gets ready to travel to Columbus for the Class AAAAA state softball finals Thursday through Saturday. The Bears (24-3) defeated Alexander in three ga...
October 30, 2014 09:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alpharetta beats South Forsyth in region battle
Austin King ’s 82-yard touchdown pass to Rustin Suter late in the first quarter provided the spark for Alpharetta as the Raiders went on to defeat South Forsyth in a Region 6AAAAAA game at home Fri...
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Local standouts win player of the week honors
The North Fulton Forsyth Touchdown Club selected a number of local standouts as offensive and defensive players of the week for weeks five through eight of the season at its monthly dinner at the T...
October 30, 2014 09:42 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Football Standings
Region 5AAAAAA School Region Overall Milton 5-1 7-1 Roswell 5-1 6-2 Etowah 4-2 6-2 Cherokee 4-3 6-3 Woodstock 3-4 5-4 Wheeler 2-4 3-5 Pope 2-4 2-6 Walton 2-4 2-6 Lassiter 1-5 1-7 Region 6AAAAAA Sch...
October 30, 2014 09:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Calendar
Roswell High to hold Athletic HOF banquet Roswell High School will induct its second Athletic Hall of Fame class at a banquet at the school’s cafeteria Nov. 6 at 6:30 p.m. Reservations can be made ...
October 30, 2014 09:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions aim for region title repeat in game against GAC
Lovett has secured a spot among the elite teams in Class AA the last couple of years, winning the state championship last year and advancing to the quarterfinals the season before. The Lions appear...
October 30, 2014 09:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster earns trip to Columbus for state finals
Westminster is the lone local team standing as it gets ready to travel to Columbus for the Class AAA state softball finals Thursday through Saturday. The Wildcats (24-8) defeated Appling County in ...
October 30, 2014 09:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Henry County, Eagle’s Landing battle for No. 3 seed
This Friday at Eagle‘s Landing Stadium, Henry County and Eagle’s Landing will have to go through each other for a chance to compete for a slot in the Class AAAA playoffs...
October 29, 2014 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dutchtown aims to remain at No. 2 in region standings
At Bulldogs Stadium this Friday, Dutchtown aims to improve to 4-1 in sub-region 4B-AAAAA competition when Ola visits on Senior Night...
October 29, 2014 02:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tucker visits Lovejoy with region title at stake
Nearly three years ago, Tucker and Lovejoy met for the first time at the Georgia Dome for the Class AAAA championship. The Tigers...
October 29, 2014 01:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Hornets' football fall to state-ranked Allatoona
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.22.14 - 12:11 pm
  • Paulding programs working for state titles
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.22.14 - 12:08 pm
  • Lithia Springs football continues to rebuild
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.22.14 - 12:05 pm
  • Douglas programs advance in playoffs
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.22.14 - 12:03 pm
  • Wolfpack beat Marietta as conversion fails
    An unsuccessful two-point conversion attempt with 39 seconds left in the contest thwarted Marietta’s comeback as North Paulding earned a 42-41 home victory in Dallas Friday night. Trailing by seven...
    October 29, 2014 11:49 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Softball, volleyball teams end seasons
    Paulding’s prep softball and volleyball programs have concluded action in the state playoffs. The South Paulding softball team advanced to the second round of the Class 5A playoffs before being eli...
    October 29, 2014 11:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Douglas football programs nearing season’s end
    With two weeks left in the regular season, Douglas County football programs are heading towards their 2014 conclusions. Alexander (7-1, 6-1) transitioned from Class 4A to Class 5A this past offseas...
    October 29, 2014 11:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Chapel Hill earns trip to quarterfinals
    Prep programs in Douglas County continued their quests for state titles in softball and volleyball in playoffs last week. In softball, Chapel Hill won its second round series over Creekview two gam...
    October 29, 2014 11:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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    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 | 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 | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Football Standings
    Region 5AAAAAA School Region Overall Milton 4-1 6-1 Roswell 4-1 5-2 Cherokee 4-2 6-2 Etowah 3-2 5-2 Woodstock 3-3 5-3 Wheeler 2-3 3-4 Walton 2-4 2-6 Lassiter 1-4 1-6 Pope 1-4 1-6 Region 6AAAAAA Sch...
    October 23, 2014 08:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Spartans look to build on big win over Riverwood
    As it did last year, North Springs experienced its share of growing pains through its first five games of the 2014 season. However, everything fell into place for the Spartans in their game against...
    October 23, 2014 08:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Westminster wins as state tournament begins
    Westminster advanced one step closer to a possible third consecutive state finals appearance with a first-round victory in the Class AAA volleyball tournament last week. The Wildcats, the second-se...
    October 23, 2014 08:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Creekside Christian routs New Creation
    Bennett Joiner rushed for 92 yards and three touchdowns to help Creekside Christian cruise to a 41-0 victory...
    October 22, 2014 03:26 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    ELCA visits Landmark Christian on Friday
    Eagle’s Landing Christian continues it path of recovering from a tough non-region schedule this Friday...
    October 22, 2014 03:12 PM | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    War Eagles aim to tighten hold on No. 2 spot in region
    The battle for the No. 2 seed in Region 6-AAAA will likely take place this Friday when Marist hosts Columbia at Hughes Spalding Stadium...
    October 22, 2014 02:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Perennial state power makes push for playoffs
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    10.15.14 - 12:10 pm
  • South Paulding softball ready for state playoffs
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.15.14 - 12:06 pm
  • Tigers earn standout win over South Cobb
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.15.14 - 12:04 pm