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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 | 0 0 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 | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Ahmir Lee
Mount Vernon Presbyterian has enjoyed a little bit of resurgence in recent games and Ahmir Lee has been a big reason for that. The 6-foot, 220-pound sophomore running back has emerged as a player t...
October 16, 2014 09:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Serena Tripodi
Serena Tripodi came close to winning a state cross country championship as a freshman last year with a runner-up finish in the Class AA girls’ race at the state meet in Carrollton. She ran the 5-ki...
October 16, 2014 09:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster undefeated through midway point
If things continue to go in the second half of the season the way it has in the first part, it could be a very special season for Westminster. The Wildcats — who were off last week — find themselve...
October 09, 2014 08:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams begin play in area volleyball tourneys
With the regular season now behind them, local volleyball teams are competing in their area tournaments this week as they aim for spots in the upcoming state tournament. Last year’s Class A private...
October 09, 2014 08:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Mason Rooney
Mason Rooney is finishing up her outstanding volleyball career at Westminster with yet another big season. The senior setter is leading the team in kills (209), aces (81) and assists (354) as well ...
October 09, 2014 08:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Connor Dolan
Connor Dolan has been a jack-of-all-trades for Holy Innocents’ this season. The 5-foot-9, 166-pound senior has provided plenty of sparks on offense at quarterback, running back and wide receiver fo...
October 09, 2014 08:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riverwood off to strong start in 2014 season
A year ago, Riverwood enjoyed a breakthrough season as it earned its first state playoff berth since 2001. The Raiders appear to be continuing to build on the progress they made in 2013 with a 4-1 ...
October 02, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Softball teams looking ahead to region tourneys
With the regular season winding down, the area’s softball teams are now looking forward to their region tournaments. Holy Innocents’, Pace and Lovett will be contending for Class AA state playoff s...
October 02, 2014 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Jay Dukes
It has taken some time for Riverwood’s Jay Dukes to get the knack of playing football in his first season in the sport. It appears the 6-foot-2, 190-pound junior defensive end is finally getting th...
October 02, 2014 09:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Elizabeth Graves
Riverwood’s Elizabeth Graves has emerged as a runner to watch during the first month of the 2014 cross country season. The sophomore put together another strong performance at the Fulton County Pub...
October 02, 2014 09:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Football Forecast
Riverwood and Westminster will each try to remain undefeated in week six of the football season. Last week: 7-0 (22-5 overall) Riverwood Raiders (4-0, 2-0) at Forsyth Central Bulldogs (2-2, 1-1) Wh...
September 25, 2014 02:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams begin to enter region portion of schedule
The area’s football teams are now beginning to get into the main part of their region schedules as they enter the middle part of the 2014 season. Riverwood (4-0, 1-0) will try to maintain its undef...
September 25, 2014 08:51 AM | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Anthony Trinh
Anthony Trinh certainly makes his presence felt on the defensive line for Pace. The 6-foot-3, 230-pound junior has established himself as a threat to opposing quarterbacks with four sacks to lead t...
September 25, 2014 08:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Football Forecast
A couple of games featuring local teams, both of which will be played at Riverwood's Hoskyn Stadium, are among the highlights of week five, with Holy Innocents' host Pace Saturday and Riverwood pla...
September 18, 2014 12:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holy Innocents’ hosts Pace in crucial Region 6AA clash
Pace and Holy Innocents’ continue their rivalry in a different region and classification as the Golden Bears host the Knights in a 6AA battle at Riverwood’s Hoskyn Stadium Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Bot...
September 18, 2014 10:19 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster softball continues to thrive in AAA
It’s a new region and classification, but the same results for Westminster’s softball team. In its first season back in Class AAA and in Region 4AAA after spending the previous six years in AA, the...
September 18, 2014 10:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Reilly Friedman
Coming into the 2014 cross country season, Galloway’s Reilly Friedman was the clear favorite to win a third consecutive Class A private school individual state title. The senior has certainly shown...
September 18, 2014 10:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Allison Greenberg
Allison Greenberg has established herself as the sparkplug for Westminster’s softball team. The sophomore catcher has been nothing less than dominant at the plate in the leadoff position in the bat...
September 18, 2014 09:59 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Football Forecast
Lovett host longtime rival Woodward in a game that highlights this week's football schedule. Last week: 6-1 (11-3 overall) Woodward War Eagles (2-0) at Lovett Lions (1-1) When/Where: Friday, 7:30 p...
September 11, 2014 02:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster tries to keep momentum from Lovett win
Westminster couldn’t have asked for a better start to the 2014 season. The Wildcats began the new year with a bang as they upset archrival and defending Class AA state champion Lovett 13-10 in the ...
September 11, 2014 10:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mount Vernon softball continues steady progress
It has been a steady climb for the Mount Vernon Presbyterian softball team in its three seasons in the Georgia High School Association in. After going 8-15 in 2012 and 17-14 in 2013 — losing in the...
September 11, 2014 10:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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