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Knights begin quest for repeat of state championship
St. Francis reached the pinnacle of Georgia high school boys’ basketball last season as it won the Class A private school state championship. A new coach leads the Knights in their quest for a seco...
December 17, 2014 04:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Knights still thriving under new coach
It has been a period of transition early in the 2014-15 season for Centennial’s girls’ basketball team with new coach Joe Padgett at the helm. Padgett, an assistant coach at Norcross the previous t...
December 17, 2014 04:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Shekinah Guthrie
It didn’t take long for Shekinah Guthrie to make an impact for Centennial. The 5-foot-8 freshman forward has shown that she is a player to watch early in her first high school season, averaging 7.7...
December 17, 2014 04:41 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Malik Beasley
Throughout his four-year career at St. Francis, Malik Beasley has gradually emerged as one of the top players in the state. The 6-foot-5 senior wing player is apparently saving his best for last in...
December 17, 2014 04:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fellowship’s Hurley runs in Foot Locker Nationals Fellowship Christian cross country and track standout Emma Grace Hurley was among the 40 runners from across the nation who competed at the Foot Lo...
December 17, 2014 04:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blessed Trinity loses to Washington County in semis
Blessed Trinity’s bid for the Class AAA state championship came to an end as the Titans lost to Washington County 28-17 in a semifinal game in Sandersville last Friday. It was Blessed Trinity which...
December 11, 2014 10:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Knights aim for another title run
St. Francis has established itself among the Class A private school state elite the last several years with a state championship in 2013 and a run to the semifinals last year. The Lady Knights look...
December 11, 2014 09:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Kasiyahna Kushkituah
St. Francis’ Kasiyahna Kushkituah is only a sophomore, but she is already making her presence felt in state high school basketball. The 6-foot-3 center is also attracting national attention as well...
December 11, 2014 09:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Conor Davis
It was a memorable season for Blessed Trinity, which went undefeated in the regular season, won the Region 4AAA championship and advanced to the Class AAA state semifinals. Helping the Titans achie...
December 11, 2014 09:36 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 11, 2014 09:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Schedule
Basketball Friday, Dec. 12 Alpharetta at Lambert, 6/7:30 p.m. Cherokee at Milton, 6/7:30 p.m. Habersham Central at Chattahoochee, 6/7:30 p.m. North Atlanta at Cambridge, 6/7:30 p.m. Roswell at Whee...
December 11, 2014 09:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blessed Trinity advances to semifinals for first time
Blessed Trinity is one step away from a possible trip to the Georgia Dome for the state finals after advancing to the semifinals last Friday. Blessed Trinity (13-0) advanced to the Class AAA semifi...
December 04, 2014 11:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Emma Grace Hurley
Fellowship Christian’s Emma Grace Hurley recently finished the 2014 high school cross country season by winning the Class A private school girls’ state championship. Hurley was far from finished, h...
December 04, 2014 11:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Aaron Winchester
As Mount Pisgah Christian began its state playoff run, Aaron Winchester came ready to play. The 6-foot-3, 175-pound senior quarterback and Georgia State commitment got Mount Pisgah’s quest for the ...
December 04, 2014 10:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Fulton players named to All-6AAAAAA team A number of north Fulton players were selected to the All-Region 6AAAAAA football team, which was released last week. Alpharetta coach Jacob Nichols w...
December 04, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three north Fulton teams advance to quarterfinals
Milton, Blessed Trinity and Mount Pisgah Christian are the lone north Fulton teams left standing as the state football playoffs enter the quarterfinal round Friday. Only a week after winning its fi...
November 26, 2014 12:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears aim for second straight AAAAA title
A year ago, Cambridge’s wrestling team entered its second season as a young, up-and-coming program. It finished that season as a state champion. Now, Cambridge has the difficult task of defending i...
November 26, 2014 11:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Andrew Butcher
Alpharetta’s Andrew Butcher is one defensive player that opposing offensive players don’t want to see on the other side of the line. The 6-foot-3, 252-pound senior defensive end and team co-captain...
November 26, 2014 11:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Sarah Jane Lynch
Sarah Jane Lynch showed clearly she is a player to watch on the state level in Georgia high school volleyball in her first year of action at Mount Pisgah Christian. The 6-foot-2 freshman setter was...
November 26, 2014 11:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four local teams advance to second round with wins
Alpharetta, Milton Roswell and Blessed Trinity are still standing as the state football playoffs enter the second round Friday. Alpharetta (10-1) defeated Cherokee 21-18 in the first round of the C...
November 19, 2014 03:02 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Emma Grace Hurley
Emma Grace Hurley won her first state cross country championship – a fitting end to a perfect season The Fellowship Christian senior finished an undefeated season by winning the Class A private sch...
November 19, 2014 02:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Penny Hart
Penny Hart couldn’t have asked for a better way to end his high school football career. The King’s Ridge Christian senior quarterback rushed for 390 yards on 36 carries and seven touchdowns – inclu...
November 19, 2014 02:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 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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Local teams begins quests for state titles as playoffs begin
Several local teams are among the 192 teams who have qualified for postseason play in seven classifications as the state football playoffs get underway Friday. Milton, Alpharetta, Roswell and North...
November 13, 2014 10:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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