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Stone-faced Holyfield has starring role in road rage commercial
Flashing the same stone-faced glare that once was so familiar in the boxing ring, Evander Holyfield appeared headed toward another fight. This time the challenge came from a hot-tempered motorist w...
January 29, 2015 01:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Titans continue winning ways under new coach
Blessed Trinity entered the 2014-15 season with a new coach as Patrick Hughes replaced Brian Marks at the helm. While they have a new coach, the Titans – who went 23-8 and advanced to the second ro...
January 28, 2015 02:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Paladins continue to shine this season
Coming off of a breakthrough season a year ago, Fellowship Christian continues its forward trajectory in the 2014-15 season. The Lady Paladins continue to thrive with an 11-6 overall record and 5-4...
January 28, 2015 01:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Jackson Svete
Blessed Trinity’s Jackson Svete has stepped up to a key role for the Titans in only his second year on the varsity. The 6-foot-1 junior shooting guard leads the team in scoring with 13 points a gam...
January 28, 2015 01:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Schedule
Boys Basketball Friday, Jan. 30 Walker at Fellowship, 7 p.m. Cambridge at North Springs, 7:30 p.m. Centennial at North Forsyth, 7:30 p.m. Chattahoochee at South Forsyth, 7:30 p.m. Decatur at Blesse...
January 28, 2015 01:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears continue progression in season three
Cambridge continues to make steady progress as it enters the homestretch of its third varsity boys’ basketball season. The Bears are close to surpassing their win total of a year ago, when they wer...
January 21, 2015 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams compete at Westminster event
A number of the local swimming teams will be joined by some of the top squads in the state at the 45th annual Metro Atlanta swimming and diving championships at Westminster Friday and Saturday. Alp...
January 21, 2015 11:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Danielle Bordes
Alpharetta’s Danielle Bordes has assured herself a return trip to the state swimming and diving meet, which will be held at Georgia Tech Feb. 5 through 7. The senior will certainly have plenty of e...
January 21, 2015 11:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Jordan Sloter
Jordan Sloter has been a key component in the development of the Cambridge boys’ basketball program since its inception in 2012. The 6-foot-4 senior forward reached a milestone when he scored his 1...
January 21, 2015 11:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Schedule
Boys Basketball Friday, Jan. 23 Centennial at West Forsyth, 7:30 p.m. Chattahoochee at Habersham Central, 7:30 p.m. Etowah at Milton, 7:30 p.m. Johns Creek at South Forsyth, 7:30 p.m. King’s Ridge ...
January 21, 2015 11:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chattahoochee, St. Francis compete at state duals
Chattahoochee and St. Francis were among the teams that competed at the GHSA state wrestling duals in Macon last weekend. In the Class AAAAAA duals, Chattahoochee defeated Rockdale County 34-30 in ...
January 21, 2015 11:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders enter new year with region lead
Alpharetta appears to be in the driver’s seat in Region 6AAAAAA as it enters the main part of its league schedule. With a 13-3 overall record and a perfect 10-0 region mark, the Raiders sit atop th...
January 14, 2015 04:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars aiming for state tournament berth
It was only four years ago that Chattahoochee made a run to the Class AAAA state semifinals. The Cougars are back on the winning track after several lean years with a strong start in the 2014-15 se...
January 14, 2015 03:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Siena Gore
Chattahoochee is enjoying its best season in years and Siena Gore has been a big reason for that. The 5-foot-8 sophomore standout has filled the gap left by the graduation of Columbus State signee ...
January 14, 2015 03:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Jaylon Gamble
Jaylon Gamble has been a crucial part of Alpharetta’s success this season, helping lead the Raiders to the top of the Region 6AAAAAA standings. The 6-foot-7 senior post player stepped even more to ...
January 14, 2015 03:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hurley named top girls’ cross country runner
Fellowship standout Emma Grace Hurley was named the 2014-15 Gatorade State Girls Cross Country runner of the year. The junior earned the award for a memorable 2014 cross country season in which she...
January 14, 2015 03:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area teams return to league action after holiday tourneys
Things begin to get more serious for the area’s basketball teams as they enter the main part of their region schedules. In the Region 6AAAAAA boys standings, Alpharetta (10-3, 7-0) leads the way in...
January 07, 2015 04:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area football standouts selected to All-State team
A number of north Fulton standouts were among the players selected to the Georgia Sports Writers Association’s All-State football team. Milton linebacker Quarte Sapp was a first-team defensive sele...
January 07, 2015 03:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams battle for spots in state competition
Local wrestling teams begin their quests for state championships in earnest as they compete in their area duals this weekend The top two finishers in each area will qualify for the state duals meet...
January 07, 2015 03:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Year in review: Local teams, athletes shine once again in 2014
It was another memorable year for local high school sports, with a number of teams and athletes adding to the area’s already impressive number of state championships and other squads having unforge...
December 31, 2014 03:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Quarte Sapp
Milton’s Quarte Sapp recently finished his high school football career with yet another outstanding season. The 6-foot-2, 215-pound outside linebacker was recently honored for his success on the gr...
December 31, 2014 03:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holy Innocents’ hosts some of nation’s best at tournament
A number of the top high school wrestling teams in the nation will be on hand at the seventh annual Prep Slam tournament at Holy Innocents’ this weekend. Holy Innocents’ will host a 34-team field t...
December 31, 2014 03:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Patriots find winning groove early in season
Mount Pisgah Christian’s girls’ basketball team has never experienced a winning season since moving up to the Georgia High School Association level in 2006. However, the 2014-15 season could be dif...
December 24, 2014 10:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Paige Peterson
Paige Peterson has played a big role in Mount Pisgah Christian’s best start in program history. The 5-foot-7 sophomore guard is averaging 13.4 points, 5.6 rebounds, 3.7 steals and 2.7 assists a gam...
December 24, 2014 10:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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