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Four local teams advance to second round with wins
Alpharetta, Milton Roswell and Blessed Trinity are still standing as the state football playoffs enter the second round Friday. Alpharetta (10-1) defeated Cherokee 21-18 in the first round of the C...
November 19, 2014 03:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Redan girls' basketball team focuses on future
Basketball is back in session and the Redan Lady Raiders are back with the reputation of...
November 19, 2014 02:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Five teams eye quarterfinal appearance in football
From the seven DeKalb County football teams that appeared in the playoffs last week, five are still alive and will continue their trek...
November 19, 2014 02:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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All six local teams win to advance to second round
All six local postseason teams -- Lovett, Westminster, Pace, Marist, St. Pius X and Woodward -- are still standing as the state football playoffs enter the second round Friday. Lovett (8-3) began t...
November 19, 2014 02:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Organization enters partnership with Mizuno
The Atlanta Track Club has come a long way in its first 50 years of existence, establishing itself as one of the premier running clubs in the nation. The Buckhead-based organization took a big step...
November 19, 2014 02:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Union Grove’s Murphy signs lacrosse scholarship
Union Grove does not house the sport Matt Murphy loves to play but the senior did not let that stop him from getting a scholarship...
November 19, 2014 01:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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ELCA hosts Athens Christian in playoff opener Friday
A week after teams from higher classifications entered playoff action, the Eagle’s Landing Christian Chargers step...
November 19, 2014 01:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding teams falter in first round
The postseason began for most high school football programs Nov. 14 and Paulding County was well represented with several squads in action. South Paulding (8-3) made its second-straight trip to the...
November 19, 2014 12:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hornets primed for return to playoffs
The Hiram girls’ basketball team fielded one of the youngest rosters in the entire state last season with only one senior and one junior on the 12-person squad. The Hornets also produced one of its...
November 19, 2014 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area teams see playoff action
The postseason began for most high school football programs Friday and Douglas County was well represented with several squads in action. Douglas County High School (5-6) made its first appearance ...
November 19, 2014 12:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Panthers ready for new classification
The Chapel Hill boys’ basketball team had a strong finish last season; winning six of its last eight contests for 12 wins overall. The Panthers hope to bring the positive momentum into this season,...
November 19, 2014 11:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams begins quests for state titles as playoffs begin
Several local teams are among the 192 teams who have qualified for postseason play in seven classifications as the state football playoffs get underway Friday. Milton, Alpharetta, Roswell and North...
November 13, 2014 10:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area teams, runners win titles in Carrollton
Blessed Trinity and Northview won the Class AAA boys’ and AAAAAA girls’ team championships respectively, while Fellowship Christian’s Emma Grace Hurley (Class A private school girls) and Northview’...
November 13, 2014 10:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams begins quests for state titles as playoffs begin
Several local teams are among the 192 teams who have qualified for postseason play in seven classifications as the state football playoffs get underway Friday. Defending champion Lovett will be joi...
November 13, 2014 09:42 AM | 1 1 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area teams, runners win titles in Carrollton
Westminster and Lovett won the Class AAA and AA girls’ team championships respectively, while Galloway’s Reilly Friedman (Class A private school boys) and Lovett’s Serena Tripodi (AA girls) clinche...
November 13, 2014 09:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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ELCA softball wins title again
On Nov. 1, the ELCA softball team won its second straight Private Class A championship and seniors...
November 12, 2014 02:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three teams begin postseason play Friday
Even though five teams from Henry County had the opportunity to participate in the 2014 GHSA Playoffs, only three will be in action Friday...
November 12, 2014 02:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marist girls top Dunwoody in scrimmage
After familiarizing themselves once again with referees, a viewing audience and another team being on the same basketball court, the Marist Lady War Eagles...
November 12, 2014 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Six football teams start playoffs Friday
The best of the best will become a little bit clearer this weekend when the 2014 GHSA playoffs get underway across the state...
November 12, 2014 01:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding teams seek postseason glory
With the conclusion of the football regular season for many teams on Nov. 7, three Paulding County programs have set their sights on postseason glory in the state playoffs. South Paulding (8-2) has...
November 12, 2014 01:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Paulding runners finish in top 10
The Georgia High School Association hosted its State Cross Country championship meet in Carrollton Saturday, Nov. 8, and Paulding County runners were well represented at the event. In the Class 5A ...
November 12, 2014 01:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Five from county qualify in public, private leagues
With the conclusion of the football regular season for many teams on Nov. 7, five Douglas County programs have set their sights on postseason glory in the GHSA state playoffs. Alexander (8-2) finis...
November 12, 2014 01:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Douglas runners compete at Carrollton
The Georgia High School Association held its State Cross Country meet in Carrollton on Saturday and Douglas County runners were well-represented at the event. In the Class 5A boys’ race, Alexander ...
November 12, 2014 01:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teams look ahead to playoffs as regular season ends
A number of north Fulton’s football teams will be playing for state playoff berths and seedings as the 2014 regular season comes to an end Friday. The top four finishers in each region will qualify...
November 06, 2014 10:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Spartans earn another postseason spot
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.05.14 - 12:05 pm
  • Paulding County runners shine at region meet
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.05.14 - 12:02 pm
  • Douglas County football Tigers move closer to first playoff spot since 2007
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.05.14 - 11:59 am
  • Chapel Hill softball season ends in state quarterfinals
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.05.14 - 11:57 am