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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 | 0 0 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 | 1 1 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 | 1 1 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 | 1 1 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 | 6 6 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 | 6 6 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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Area teams claim state lacrosse titles
The Milton girls and Roswell boys made a clean sweep of the Class AAAAAA state lacrosse championships for north Fulton as the title games of Georgia’s largest classification were played last Saturd...
May 22, 2014 10:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-James Blyth
James Blyth helped uphold the defensive end for Roswell in its march to the Class AAAAAA state boys’ lacrosse championship. The senior defender was a key performer in Roswell’s 6-5 victory over Lam...
May 22, 2014 10:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blessed Trinity wins sixth straight state title
Blessed Trinity continued its girls’ tennis dynasty with its sixth consecutive state championship after winning the Class AAA title at the state girls’ tennis finals at Clayton County International...
May 14, 2014 01:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams advance to state lacrosse semifinals
A number of north Fulton teams were still in the running after the quarterfinal round of the state lacrosse playoffs. The Class AAAAAA girls’ lacrosse semifinals will feature an all-north Fulton ba...
May 14, 2014 01:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-JonErik Alford
In only his first year of high school golf JonErik Alford will be playing for a state championship when the Class A private school golf tournament is held in Augusta Monday. The freshman standout q...
May 14, 2014 01:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Bailey Willett
Bailey Willett couldn’t have asked for a better ending to her high school track and field career. The Blessed Trinity senior and Georgia Southern signee closed out her prep career with a state cham...
May 14, 2014 01:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local players named to All-State lacrosse team A number of local lacrosse players were selected to the 2014 Georgia High School Boys All-State lacrosse teams by the High School Coaches Council of t...
May 14, 2014 12:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams get started in state baseball playoffs
Milton, Johns Creek, Blessed Trinity and King’s Ridge Christian took a step forward with first-round wins in their best-of-three series as the state baseball playoffs got underway last Friday. Each...
May 08, 2014 09:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Fulton rivals clash in state girls’ soccer playoffs
A berth in the state quarterfinals – not to mention local bragging rights – will be at stake as Centennial hosts Milton in a battle of north Fulton rivals in the second round of the Class AAAAAA gi...
May 08, 2014 09:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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