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Raiders returning to winning ways with strong start
Riverwood took its share of hits last year as a young Raider squad struggled to an 8-16 record. The 2014-15 season appears to be moving in a more positive direction so far for Riverwood, which was ...
December 17, 2014 04:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions come back strong from losing season
Only a year after struggling through a 7-19 season, Lovett appears to be back on track. The Lions, only three years removed from their Class AA state championship in 2012, have begun the 2014-15 se...
December 17, 2014 03:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Quinn Barry
Lovett’s Quinn Barry has come a long way early in her second season of high school basketball. The 5-foot-9 sophomore power forward has raised her game a notch, averaging 13.6 points, eight rebound...
December 17, 2014 03:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Kohl Roberts
Riverwood’s Kohl Roberts certainly makes his presence felt under the basket as the team’s power forward. The 6-foot-6 junior also makes a big contribution on the perimeter as well, and his multi-di...
December 17, 2014 03:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster falls to Calhoun in AAA state semifinals
Westminster’s bid for the Class AAA state championship came to an end as the Wildcats lost to Calhoun 19-8 in a semifinal game in Calhoun last Friday. The game was scheduled for 7:30 p.m., but didn...
December 10, 2014 04:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eagles seek successful season after strong start
Things are looking good so far for Atlanta International’s girls’ basketball team. AIS has gotten off on the right foot at the beginning of the 2014-15 season with a 4-1 overall record and 1-0 mark...
December 10, 2014 03:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Nieja Crawford
Nieja Crawford has steadily developed herself as a player to watch on the state girls’ high school basketball level during her first two seasons at Atlanta International. The 5-foot-10 junior point...
December 10, 2014 03:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Isaiah Malcome
At only 5-foot-3, 150-pounds, Isaiah Malcome is small for a football player. However, the Westminster sophomore running back/cornerback has made an impact for the Wildcats this season that has tran...
December 10, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports News
Local runners named to ATC All-Metro cross country A number of local cross country standouts were selected to the Atlanta Track Club’s All-Metro team that was announced at a banquet at the College ...
December 10, 2014 03:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Major League Baseball, Braves host charity auction
As Major League Baseball’s annual Winter Meetings are under way this week in San Diego, for the third consecutive year, MLB, MLB Advanced Media, MLB Network and the 30 clubs have organized a Winter...
December 09, 2014 11:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster, St. Pius, Woodward advance to semis
Westminster, St. Pius X and Woodward are one step away from a possible trip to the Georgia Dome for the state finals after advancing to the semifinals Friday. Westminster (12-1) advanced to the Cla...
December 04, 2014 10:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders look to make progress this season
The rebuilding process continues for the Riverwood girls’ basketball team. Coming off of a 6-17 season last year, things are looking up for the Lady Raiders as they enter the campaign with a group ...
December 04, 2014 09:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Jay Harris
Lovett running back Jay Harris has led the Lions’ ground game all season. Lovett’s Class AA second-round state playoff game with Macon County was no different for the 5-foot-8, 192-pound junior, wh...
December 04, 2014 09:34 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Erika Cassell
Erika Cassell has established herself among the top girls’ basketball players in the state during her first two seasons at Holy Innocents’ The 6-foot-2 junior center picked up where she left off in...
December 04, 2014 09:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster players selected to All-4AAA team A number of Westminster players were selected to the All-Region 4AAA football team, which was released last week. Running back Zay Malcome was named a ...
December 04, 2014 09:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Bears begin another quest for state title
Holy Innocents’ came so close to reaching the top of the mountain after losing to Southwest Atlanta Christian in the Class A private school state girls’ basketball finals last spring. With nearly e...
November 26, 2014 11:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freshman standout chosen to play in bowl game
Nearly two years ago, Nolan Edmonds emerged into the national scene as a rising young football player to watch when the then-Sutton Middle School seventh-grader was selected to the Eastbay Youth Al...
November 26, 2014 10:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Morgan Ilse
Morgan Ilse finished her final high school cross country season in a familiar way – with a state championship. The Marist senior won her third consecutive Class AAAA girls title at the state meet i...
November 26, 2014 10:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Kevin Johnson
Kevin Johnson couldn’t have picked a better time to come up with his best performance. The Pace senior quarterback and James Madison commitment completed 13 of 20 passes for 252 yards and four touc...
November 26, 2014 10:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Pius, Marist players selected to All-6AAAA team A number of St. Pius X and Marist players were selected to the All-Region 6AAAA football team, which was released last week. Eight St. Pius playe...
November 26, 2014 10:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Northside Football Scoreboard
Here is a look at the scores from the second round of the state football playoffs Friday: Class AAAA Marist 31, Griffin 21 St. Pius X 52, Eastside 20 Woodward 28, Burke County 6 Class AAA Westminst...
November 24, 2014 01:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 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 | 5 5 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 | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Serena Tripodi
After falling just short a year ago, Serena Tripodi is now a state cross country champion. The Lovett sophomore, who was the Class AA runner-up as a freshman in 2013, won that classification’s titl...
November 19, 2014 01:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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