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Ex-Milton star stays home for latest U.S. Amateur shot
Former Milton standout golfer Zack Jaworski will get another shot at the U.S. Amateur Championship after barely missing the cut in his first appearance two years ago in Denver. Even better, the 20-...
July 31, 2014 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Fellowship Christian standout continues soccer success at Virginia
After an incredibly successful high school soccer career at Fellowship Christian, Emily Sonnett has hardly missed a beat on the college level. The rising junior defender/midfielder has made her mar...
July 31, 2014 09:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roswell resident Mitchell makes mark in amateur golf
Billy Mitchell has established himself on the state amateur golf circuit over the years. The 50-year old Roswell resident has played in some of the biggest amateur tournaments in Georgia since begi...
July 23, 2014 11:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fellowship coach receives state coaching honor
Trip Hughes recently stepped down after a hugely successful five-year stint as the Fellowship Christian girls’ soccer coach. Hughes couldn’t have asked for a better end to his 17-year coaching care...
July 23, 2014 11:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Fulton teams compete in 7-on-7 tourney
North Fulton teams Alpharetta, Northview, Centennial and Chattahoochee were among the 32 teams competing in the National Select 7-on-7 Qualifier at Lassiter High School last weekend. The weather ha...
July 17, 2014 09:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Alpharetta star Dobbs shines at Tennessee
Joshua Dobbs didn’t waste much time in making an impact on the college level at Tennessee. The former Alpharetta standout stepped into the starting quarterback role as a true freshman at Tennessee ...
July 16, 2014 01:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ex-Whitefield assistant new Pisgah boys’ basketball coach
Matt Petersen played a big role in building Whitefield Academy into a Class A state boys’ basketball powerhouse during his 14 years as an assistant coach there. Now, Petersen is looking to build th...
July 10, 2014 09:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local runners shine at Peachtree
A number of current and former local high school standouts came away with top 100 finishes among the 60,000 runners who participated in the Peachtree Road Race last Friday. Leading the way among th...
July 10, 2014 09:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Centennial Jr. Knights football registration Online registration for the 2014 Centennial Jr. Knight football season is open. The Jr. Knights are the feeder team for Centennial High School and field...
July 10, 2014 09:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ex-Milton standout earns elite status at Peachtree
Annie Kelly achieved elite status as a runner on the high school level for the Milton girls’ cross country and track and field teams, finishing runner-up in both the state cross country meet and th...
July 03, 2014 08:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ex-Blessed Trinity runner to compete in Peachtree Road Race
Will Murray completed a successful high school cross country and track and field career at Blessed Trinity last year, helping lead the Titans to three consecutive top-four state meet finishes. That...
July 03, 2014 07:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former prep football stars look to shine in college
With the college football season a couple of months away, a number of former north Fulton standouts are getting ready to play on the NCAA Division I level. Former Milton standout Carl Lawson made a...
June 26, 2014 08:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ken Mangum selected to Georgia Golf Hall of Fame
Ken Mangum has established himself among the top golf course superintendents in the state over the past several decades. The Atlanta Athletic Club’s director of golf courses and grounds was honored...
June 26, 2014 08:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lacrosse standouts to play in national tournament
A number of north Fulton standouts will take their place among some of the best high school lacrosse players in the nation at the 2014 Brine National Lacrosse Classic in Boyds, Md., June 30 through...
June 19, 2014 09:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Milton pitcher Dylan Cease picked by Cubs in MLB Draft
Milton pitcher Dylan Cease has a spot on the NCAA Division I level secure after signing with Vanderbilt. Cease now has an extra option to consider as he was selected in the sixth round by the Chica...
June 19, 2014 08:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former NFL player offers program for young athletes
Tim Lester learned a lot about the physical demands of football and how to prepare for them during his eight-year NFL career. Now, the 46-year-old Milton resident is passing along his hard-earned w...
June 12, 2014 09:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Roswell sophomore to play in national lacrosse event
Tamir Oknin is about to get the biggest opportunity of his young lacrosse career. The 14-year old Roswell rising sophomore was chosen as a 2014 Brine National High School All-American and selected ...
June 12, 2014 08:59 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local football teams hold spring practice
North Fulton’s high school football teams took another step forward in their preparations for the 2014 season as they conducted their spring football practices last month. Alpharetta had about 110 ...
June 04, 2014 02:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Fulton teams place high in Directors Cup Blessed Trinity led the way among north Fulton schools with a third-place finish in Class AAA as the final 2013-14 Georgia Athletic Directors Associat...
June 04, 2014 02:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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BT, Cambridge win state golf titles
The Cambridge and Blessed Trinity girls’ golf teams came away with state championships at the state golf tournaments in Augusta last Monday. Cambridge won the Class AAAAA girls’ tournament – its fi...
May 29, 2014 09:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Brooke Winsness
Brooke Winsness certainly did her part in helping Milton maintain it’s dominance of Class AAAAAA girls’ lacrosse. The senior attacker scored four goals and chipped in one assist to lead Milton to a...
May 29, 2014 09:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Connor Burns
Connor Burns has had his share of big games during his successful junior season at King’s Ridge Christian. None were bigger, however, then the two outstanding performances that the center fielder/p...
May 29, 2014 08:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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King’s Ridge claims Class A private school title
King’s Ridge Christian had never won a state championship in any sport since the school opened in 2001. Until now. It’s the King’s Ridge baseball team that has now provided the school with its firs...
May 22, 2014 10:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Anna Gandolfo
Anna Gandolfo has set the standard for Blessed Trinity distance running for the last three years. The senior, a Georgia signee for track and cross country, finished her outstanding high school care...
May 22, 2014 10:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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