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Paulding teams advance in state tournament
The postseason has come for many Paulding County programs with several teams advancing towards a state championship. East Paulding’s baseball team swept its first-round Class 5A playoff series over...
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Paulding honors winter players of the year
The Paulding County School District honored its Winter players of the year during its meeting on April 21. North Paulding’s Jordan Neiswender was named the swimmer of the year after the senior capp...
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Athlete of the Week: Candace Salters, Chapel Hill
The Chapel Hill girls’ golf team has qualified for the State Championships after winning the Region 5-AAAAA tournament at the Bentwater Golf Club in Acworth on April 22. The Panthers, who won by 26...
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Athlete of the Week: Jonathan Mays, New Manchester
New Manchester track and field athlete Jonathan Mays has had a stellar season for the Jaguars. The senior placed first at the Region 5AAAAA Championship in Douglasville on April 21 in the high jump...
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Paulding County Scores and Schedule
Baseball State Playoffs First Round Friday, May 1 East Paulding 11, SW DeKalb 7 East Paulding 8, SW DeKalb 4 Stephenson 7, Hiram 0 Stephenson 17, Hiram 12 Boys’ Soccer State Playoffs First Round We...
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Area teams enter state tourney
The prep tennis season has entered the postseason and several Paulding County programs began participation in the state playoffs last week. The North Paulding girls’ tennis team has advanced to the...
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Area teams prepare for run at state title
The prep soccer season has entered the postseason and two Paulding County programs will compete for a state championship beginning this week. North Paulding sees its girls’ team vie for a title in ...
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Athlete of the Week: Joseph Stout, South Paulding
The South Paulding boys’ tennis team, which has made the state playoffs each of the past three season, has had a stellar campaign in 2015, finishing second in Region 5AAAAA winning a postseason mat...
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Paulding County Scores and Schedule
Baseball Monday, April 20 East Paulding 8, New Manchester 1 Alexander 12, Hiram 3 North Paulding 8, North Cobb 2 South Paulding 10, Paulding County 0 Tuesday, April 21 East Paulding 5, Alexander 1 ...
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Several teams make postseason push
With the conclusion of the baseball regular season this week, several baseball programs in Paulding County find themselves in their final push to earn a coveted spot in the state playoffs. Hiram fi...
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Raiders prepare for state tournament run
Coming into this season, expectations were low for the East Paulding boys’ soccer team many expected to finish in the bottom half of Region 5AAAAA after a losing record in its 2014 campaign. Howeve...
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Athlete of the Week: Gabby Stewart, Paulding County
The Paulding County High School girls’ soccer team has won 10 matches for the second consecutive season and is in contention for a spot in the Class 5A playoffs behind the offensive efforts of soph...
April 22, 2015 12:06 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Athlete of the Week: Mitch White, East Paulding
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  • East Paulding baseball off to fast start
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  • Spartans seek consistency in hunt for title
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  • Athlete of the Week: Gretta Grantham, South Paulding
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  • Athlete of the Week: Alex Jacobs, Hiram
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  • Paulding County Scores and Schedule
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  • South Paulding baseball fights through early challenges
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  • Wolfpack finding success in girls’ lacrosse
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  • Athlete of the Week: Haley Worthy, Alexander
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  • Athlete of the Week: Christopher Battle, Lithia Springs
    The Lithia Springs boys’ soccer team has qualified for the Class 5A state playoffs for the second consecutive season behind one of the top defensive units in its region. The Lions have allowed two ...
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    Paulding County Scores and Schedule
    Baseball Monday, April 13 Hiram 8, Villa Rica 4 Paulding County 13, New Manchester 10 Tuesday, April 14 East Paulding 3, Alexander 2 Wednesday, April 15 Hiram 3, Villa Rica 0 Allatoona 3, Paulding ...
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    Paulding native represents at Kennesaw State
    Two years ago, Jeremy Howell was a standout baseball player for East Paulding High School, leading the Raiders into the state playoffs. The Dallas native has continued his strong play on the diamon...
    April 20, 2015 11:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Spring sports enter home stretch of season
    With spring break taking place last week, the spring prep sports in Paulding County are heading towards the conclusion of the regular season and some have even begun region tournaments. In baseball...
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    Paulding County Scores and Schedule
    Baseball Friday East Paulding at New Manchester Alexander at Hiram North Cobb at North Paulding South Paulding at Paulding County Saturday East Paulding vs. Pope Monday New Manchester at East Pauld...
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    South Paulding track seeks to be best in county
    The South Paulding track and field team has returned to competition this season and had a productive campaign. The girls’ team placed first at the Paulding County Championships, which was hosted on...
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    Raiders begin prep for region tourney
    The East Paulding girls’ tennis team has placed fourth in Region 5AAAAA standings in the regular season, earning seven region victories. With the region tournament starting Tuesday at Lost Mountain...
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    Athlete of the Week: Paris Habersham, Lithia Springs
    Lithia Springs’ track athlete Paris Habersham has a strong season for the Lions, winning the 300-meter hurdle competition at the Douglas County Championship on March 25 in Douglasville with a time ...
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    Athlete of the Week: Brandon Leggett, New Manchester
    The New Manchester boys’ soccer team has won six contests this season, which ties the record for the most in a single campaign. With four matches left on their schedule, the Jaguars are on pace for...
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    Paulding County Scores and Schedule
    Baseball Monday, March 30 South Paulding 4, Alexander 2 Tuesday, March 31 North Paulding 1, Osborne 0 Wednesday, April 1 Allaoona 2, East Paulding 0 Hiram 5, New Manchester 2 Chapel Hill 6, South P...
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    Patriots near elusive playoff spot
    With 10 wins in its first 14 contests this season, the Paulding County High School baseball team is in contention for its first appearance in the state playoffs since 2003. The only other appearanc...
    April 01, 2015 10:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Wolfpack boys see growth in second season
    After winning eight games last season in its inaugural campaign as a varsity team, the North Paulding boys’ lacrosse team has already earned six victories midway through its 2015 season and finds i...
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  • Athlete of the Week: Elijah Willingham, Paulding County
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  • Lindsey hired as new East Paulding football head coach
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    03.11.15 - 01:09 pm
  • Paulding alumni prepare for spring football
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  • Athlete of the Week: Rachel Gross, Paulding County
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  • Athlete of the Week: Michael Farmer, South Paulding
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    03.11.15 - 12:57 pm
  • Local athletes named to All-Region basketball teams
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    03.04.15 - 01:57 pm
  • Patriots embarking on first part of season
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  • Athlete of the Week: Bradley Bitting, North Paulding
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  • Athlete of the Week: Alyssia Lowers, Chapel Hill
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