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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 | 0 0 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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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 | 1 1 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 | 0 0 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 | 1 1 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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dunwoody falls to Allatoona in playoff opener
The Dunwoody softball team surrendered five home runs to Allatoona in last Thursday‘s doubleheader...
October 22, 2014 02:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hornets' football fall to state-ranked Allatoona
The Hiram football team came into its Friday home region contest as underdogs against state-ranked Allatoona. The Hornets stayed competitive throughout the game but lost 35-21. Allatoona outgained ...
October 22, 2014 12:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Paulding programs working for state titles
The postseason has begun for prep softball and volleyball in Georgia and Paulding County has been well represented. The South Paulding softball team entered the state playoffs as a No. 4 seed after...
October 22, 2014 12:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lithia Springs football continues to rebuild
The Lithia Springs football team has earned only one win in its 2014 campaign but improvements have been made in the program after going winless in 2013. “We’ve made some strides and could easily h...
October 22, 2014 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Perennial state power makes push for playoffs
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    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
  • Panthers, Cougars prepare for softball playoffs
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.15.14 - 12:02 pm
  • Douglas programs advance in playoffs
    The postseason has begun for prep softball and volleyball in Georgia and Douglas County has been well represented. In softball, Chapel Hill earned a top seed in the state playoffs after winning the...
    October 22, 2014 12:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    DeKalb, Henry Week 9 Football Scores
    Week 9 Football Results (DeKalb and Henry)...
    October 18, 2014 01:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Ola, Stockbridge seek edge in standings
    Ola and Stockbridge are two of six teams with a 1-1 sub-region 4B-AAAAA record...
    October 16, 2014 01:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Eagle’s Landing hosts Locust Grove on Friday
    Following its first win in four meetings against Locust Grove last season, Eagle’s Landing aims to inch closer to evening this series...
    October 16, 2014 01:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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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    Fellowship volleyball enjoys breakthrough
    With a record for most wins in school history — 32 — and its first area championship, it has been a breakthrough year for the Fellowship Christian volleyball team. The Lady Paladins will now try to...
    October 16, 2014 10:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 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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    Sports Calendar
    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 by sending a check payable to ...
    October 16, 2014 10:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Young Mount Vernon continues to make strides
    With a team dominated by sophomores, Mount Vernon Presbyterian is still experiencing its share of growing pains in year two of coach Ryan Zimmerman ’s tenure. The young Mustangs are 2-4 overall and...
    October 16, 2014 09:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Area teams qualify to play in state softball playoffs
    Class AAA team Westminster, along with AA squads Lovett, Pace and Holy Innocents’, have earned spots in the state softball playoffs with top-four finishes in region tournaments last week. Each team...
    October 16, 2014 09:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sports Calendar
    The Skill Factory volleyball tryouts The Skill Factory will be holding volleyball tryouts in October and November at St. James UMC on 4400 Peachtree Dunwoody Road. Tryouts for ages 10 through 12 wi...
    October 16, 2014 09:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Paulding seeks respect on football field
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    10.08.14 - 11:20 am
  • County championships see runners shine
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.08.14 - 11:17 am
  • Previously unbeaten Cougars lose to Allatoona
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.08.14 - 11:15 am
  • DH Hoops gives youth sports, life training
    by E. Marcel Pourtout
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    10.08.14 - 11:12 am