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Northside athletes celebrate Signing Day
Local prep athletes throughout the Northside area signed their letters of intent and accepted athletic scholarships to attend various colleges and universities on Wednesday, Feb. 3. Riverwood held ...
February 02, 2016 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Buckhead group hosts Annual Social
The Atlanta Track Club hosted its Annual Social at The Stave Room in Atlanta on Jan. 21. The event featured a dinner as well as live and silent auctions to benefit Atlanta Track Club’s youth runnin...
February 01, 2016 04:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Longacre leads charge towards region title
The Westminster girls’ basketball team has won 14 contests this season through Jan. 27 including five of six contests in Region 4AAA action. The Wildcats have been led by junior post player Maya Lo...
February 01, 2016 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former NFL quarterback finds business home in Atlanta
Former National Football League quarterback, Stanford University graduate and state of Washington-native Steve Dils currently resides in Atlanta as the Principle and Managing Director of commercial...
February 01, 2016 04:07 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sloman wins national placekicker award
Pace Academy senior placekicker Samuel Sloman has been named the 2015 Chris Sailor Award. The award is presented annually to the best national high-school placekicker regardless of state, division ...
February 01, 2016 03:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Touchdown Club of Atlanta honors Westminster’s Romberg
The Touchdown Club of Atlanta (TCA) honored Westminster football head coach Gerry Romberg at its annual awards banquet on Thursday, January 28 as its’ Georgia High School Coach of the Year. Romberg...
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Smith catalyst for surging Golden Bears
The Holy Innocents’ boys’ basketball team has surprised many this season with 14 wins and in contention for a top-four spot in the highly-competitive Region 6AA. The Golden Bears, who had to replac...
January 27, 2016 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Basketball enters final week of region play
The prep basketball season heads towards the conclusion of region play this week before the region tournament takes place to determine spots in the state playoffs. One team that has exceeded expect...
January 26, 2016 10:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep programs perform at state duals
Several local programs participated at the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Team Dual Wrestling Championship at the Macon Centreplex from Jan. 14 through 16. Lovett and Wesleyan were both in ...
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Teams enter second half of region play
The prep basketball season has reached the halfway point of region play with several programs finding its strong form. After winning 20 games and making the state playoffs last season, the Riverwoo...
January 18, 2016 01:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crawford producing record-setting numbers
Atlanta International School girls’ basketball player Nieja Crawford has been one of the most productive offensive players in Georgia this season. The senior guard has averaged 27.6 points through ...
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Programs enter state dual championships
The prep wrestling season has entered its next phase as the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) hosted its Team Dual Wrestling State Championships at the Macon Centreplex from Jan. 14 through 16...
January 18, 2016 01:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Westminster alumnus, Monasterski named to All-Region team
    by Stafff Report / College Football
    12.14.15 - 11:50 am
  • Atlanta Capitals find success on ice
    The Atlanta Capitals out of the North American 3 Hockey League (NA3HL) have enjoyed their first season in Sandy Springs as the team has 41 points through Jan. 7 an d are second in the South Divisio...
    January 11, 2016 01:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Richardson propels Lions to strong form on court
    The Lovett boys’ basketball team has started the season 9-3 through Jan. 7 and won all three of its Region 6AA contests. Senior forward Henry Ricardson has been a major contributor to the Lions’ su...
    January 11, 2016 01:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Basketball season continues region play
    The second full week of the 2016 calendar year finds the basketball season firmly entrenched in region play. One program that has been in strong form has been Lovett boys’ basketball which has won ...
    January 11, 2016 12:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Standout players named to All-Region teams
    The conclusion of the 2015 prep football season has brought the announcement of local athletes to their respective All-Region teams. Westminster achieved one its best seasons in program history, wi...
    January 05, 2016 02:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Coombs leading Wolves’ strong start to season
    Coming off of its Class 2A state championship last season, the Wesleyan girls’ basketball team has begun this season with victories in 11 of its first 14 contests. The Wolves have been led by the e...
    January 05, 2016 02:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Following holiday break, region play resumes
    With the conclusion of the holiday season and the beginning of the 2016 calendar year, prep basketball programs will resume region play this upcoming week. The Wesleyan girls’ basketball team has h...
    January 05, 2016 01:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Local schools celebrate stellar year in sports
    E. Marcel Pourtout mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com The calendar year of 2015 was a successful win for local prep programs which brought home multiple state championships along with appearances in ...
    December 30, 2015 05:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Goodyear hosting contest to give away college football tickets
    As title sponsor of the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic New Year’s Eve, for a second year in a row, Goodyear is helping fans ring in 2016 via a social media sweepstakes to make it #Goodyear for all. L...
    December 28, 2015 11:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Equifax partnering with Falcons on contest
    Continuing its long-standing partnership with the Atlanta Falcons, Equifax Inc. recently announced its sponsorship of an online voting experience that allows Falcons fans to select the greatest mom...
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    Doctor, actor appear at 'Concussion' Brookhaven premiere
    Dr. Bennet Omalu, the man whose story the movie “Concussion” was based on, said Hollywood taking his tale to the local cinema is monumental. The film is based on Jeanne Marie Laskas’ 2009 GQ magazi...
    December 18, 2015 12:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Pace Academy wins football state title
    Pace Academy secured the program’s first football state championship with a 42-21 win over Fitzgerald in the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Class 2A title game at the Georgia Dome in Atlant...
    December 17, 2015 10:52 AM | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Westminster claims football state title
    The Westminster football team ended its championship drought, securing the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Class 3A state title with a 38-31 overtime win over Blessed Trinity at the Georgia ...
    December 16, 2015 04:37 PM | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Football programs continue postseason runs
    by Marcel Pourtout and E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.26.15 - 12:38 am
  • Levisse shines at state meet for Eagles
    by Marcel Pourtout and E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.26.15 - 12:35 am
  • Athletes named to track club All-Metro team
    by Marcel Pourtout and E. Marcel Pourtout
    mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
    11.26.15 - 12:31 am