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New-look Silverbacks make 2014 home debut Saturday
With eight new players and Eric Wynalda as the new manager, the Atlanta Silverbacks are hoping to repeat...
April 16, 2014 01:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cash aims to stay perfect Sunday night
Thanks to Route 30 Promotions, there will be a full slate of professional and amateur boxing matches taking place at the Mansion Elan this Sunday night...
February 18, 2014 03:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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20 Years Later: A look back at the Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding rivalry
Tonya and Nancy. Mention those names to figure skating fans, or even to those with little interest in the sport, and there’s an immediate response of recognition. “Ah, the whack on the knee.” “Oh, ...
December 31, 2013 03:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creekside wins Class AAAAA football title
After enduring tragedy at the beginning of the season, the Creekside High School football team alleviated that situation the best way possible...
December 17, 2013 12:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creekside versus Tucker is bigger than just a championship
Tonight at the Georgia Dome, Creekside and Tucker...
December 13, 2013 04:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Metro & DeKalb Week 9 Football Scores
Week 9 Football Results...
October 19, 2013 12:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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Luella tests progress against Lovejoy on Friday
To start the season, Luella played two of the best teams in Class AAAAAA from last year and the Lions were dominated on the road...
October 16, 2013 02:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dutchtown seniors place names atop record books
Dutchtown seniors Brandon Robertson and Rodel Shorter played their way to the top of the football program’s record books on the same night...
October 16, 2013 02:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week
Lofton Tidwell--LANDMARK CHRISTIAN

Coming into the season, Landmark Christian coach Wayne Brantley knew Nolan Bryant would fill one of the two open spots at safety...
October 15, 2013 02:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week
Keyonia Degrate--BANNEKER

Banneker junior Keyonia Degrate is passionate about the game of basketball but plays the game of softball well too...
October 15, 2013 02:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Langston Hughes defense in shutdown mode
Langston Hughes’ last three opponents have had a tough time scoring. Could Newnan be next in line when the Panthers welcome the Cougars to Fairburn...
October 15, 2013 02:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Creekside caps long trek at Whitewater
It’s a good chance the Creekside Seminoles’ final stop of their four-game road trip will be their toughest when they meet the Whitewater Wildcats on Friday...
October 15, 2013 01:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Female Athlete of the Week
    Kyah Dumas--THERRELL
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  • South Metro Week 8 Scores
    Week 8 Football Results in the South Metro Area...
    October 12, 2013 12:49 AM | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Therrell's Callaway meets Jon Gruden
    After realizing a phone call he received from ESPN Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden wasn’t a hoax...
    October 09, 2013 01:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Creekside, Landmark both seek 7-0 mark
    Creekside and the rest of the South Fulton teams will need to be extremely focused this week since all of their games will be on the road...
    October 09, 2013 12:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Dutchtown, Eagle's Landing both eye important region win
    Both Dutchtown and Eagle’s Landing suffered close losses last week and only one team is guaranteed to bounce back...
    October 09, 2013 11:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Male Athlete of the Week
    Keion Davis--LANGSTON HUGHES

    Langston Hughes senior running back Keion Davis has covered a good amount of ground on his road to 2,000 yards...
    October 08, 2013 04:32 PM | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Female Athlete of the Week
    Rachel Ware--WOODWARD ACADEMY

    Against Blessed Trinity and St. Pius on Oct. 1, Woodward Academy senior Rachel Ware was very impressive...
    October 08, 2013 04:04 PM | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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    South Metro Week 7 Scores
    Week 7 Football Results in the South Metro Area...
    October 05, 2013 12:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Eagle's Landing and Stockbridge collide in region opener
    Eagle’s Landing and Stockbridge both have the same and best overall record in sub-region 4A-AAAA but after they meet...
    October 03, 2013 10:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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    ELCA softball poised for region tourney repeat
    Starting Monday at Strong Rock Christian, the ELCA softball team will be highly favored to capture its second straight Region 5-A tournament title...
    October 02, 2013 04:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Male Athlete of the Week
    Terry Googer--WOODWARD ACADEMY

    The bigger the stakes the better Woodward Academy senior Terry Googer is bound to perform...
    October 01, 2013 05:39 PM | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Female Athlete of the Week
    Ellen Anderson--LANDMARK CHRISTIAN

    With many key offensive players no longer on the roster this season, Landmark Christian senior setter Ellen Anderson had her concerns about the team’s success...
    October 01, 2013 05:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Well-rested Westlake prepares for East Coweta
    Last season, the Westlake Lions entered their back-to-back bye weeks...
    October 01, 2013 11:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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