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Fulton County schools cancel classes; Atlanta, Cobb open
(UPDATED FRIDAY AT 9:17 A.M. WITH NEWS THAT THE FULTON COUNTY SCHOOLS DISTRICT CANCELLED FRIDAY CLASSES) With the National Weather Service issuing a winter weather advisory for north Georgia, inclu...
February 20, 2015 09:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local standout athletes sign with colleges
Getting a college scholarship is the dream of many high school athletes. A number of local prep standouts made that dream a reality last Wednesday when they signed letters of intent with colleges o...
February 14, 2015 07:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster boys, Marist girls win A-AAAAA swim titles
The Westminster boys and Marist girls came away with state titles at the GHSA Swimming and Diving Championship at Georgia Tech in Midtown last Saturday. Westminster clinched the Class A-AAAAA boys’...
February 14, 2015 07:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Nieja Crawford, AIS
Nieja Crawford has come a long way in a short period of time in her three-year high school basketball career at Atlanta International. The 5-foot-10 junior point guard certainly didn’t take very lo...
February 14, 2015 07:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Harrison Moncino, Pace
Harrison Moncino finished his final high school diving season the same way he ended the previous two – with a state championship. The Pace senior standout and Sandy Springs resident won his third c...
February 14, 2015 07:21 PM | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitefield coach out after eight seasons
Told Whitefield Academy “was going in a different direction with the football program,” longtime Wolfpack coach Jimmy Fields began searching for other opportunities. Fields found one, accepting a h...
February 14, 2015 06:33 PM | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Team, individual titles up for grabs at Georgia Tech
Several local teams and individual swimmers will be competing for state titles at the GHSA Swimming and Diving Championship at Georgia Tech in Midtown Thursday through Saturday. All area squads wil...
February 04, 2015 10:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area football stars ready to ink with Division I schools
A number of local football standouts have committed to NCAA Division I colleges and are ready to sign on the dotted line on National Signing Day today. Westminster’s Russell Ude will join the ranks...
February 04, 2015 10:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Derek Cox
Derek Cox has certainly been busy rewriting the Westminster swimming record book this season. In the span of 11 days last month, the junior standout has set new school records in three different in...
February 04, 2015 09:56 AM | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Khayla Pointer
Khayla Pointer of Holy Innocents’ has picked up where she left off from her outstanding freshman season of a year ago. The 5-foot-9 sophomore point guard is second on the team in scoring with 14 po...
February 04, 2015 09:49 AM | 0 0 comments | 44 44 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Schedule
Boys Basketball Thursday, Feb. 5 Griffin Christian at Weber, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6 Hapeville at Lovett, 7 p.m. Holy Innocents’ at KIPP Atlanta, 7 p.m. Pace at Wesleyan, 7 p.m. Westminster at The...
February 04, 2015 09:44 AM | 0 0 comments | 45 45 recommendations | email to a friend
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Knights ascend to state elite in Class AA
Pace’s first season in Class AA has been successful, to say the least. With a 17-2 overall record and a perfect 9-0 mark in Region 6AA, the Knights have quickly made their mark in their new classif...
January 28, 2015 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wildcats step it up a notch in new classification
For Westminster, the 2014-15 has been a big step forward in both its classification — moving up from Class AA to AAA, and its fortunes on the court. It has been a breakthrough season for the Wildca...
January 28, 2015 09:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Wendell Carter Jr.
It has not taken Pace’s Wendell Carter Jr. long to establish himself among the elite high school players in the nation. The 6-foot-10, 240-pound sophomore center is recognized as one of the top pla...
January 28, 2015 09:24 AM | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Hannah Morgan
Hannah Morgan has clearly established herself as Westminster’s go-to player this season. The 5-foot-11 junior guard leads the team in scoring with 18 points a game, has averaged six rebounds per co...
January 28, 2015 09:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Schedule
SCHEDULE Boys Basketball Thursday, Jan. 29 Dominion Christian at Weber, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30 Lithonia at St. Pius X, 7 p.m. Redan at Marist, 7 p.m. Wesleyan at Lovett, 7 p.m. Cambridge at Nort...
January 28, 2015 09:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local teams prepare for state meet at competition
Most of the local swimming teams will be joined by some of the top squads in the state at the 45th annual Metro Atlanta swimming and diving championships at Westminster Friday and Saturday. Host We...
January 21, 2015 10:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Veterans, freshmen help Lady Scots thrive
Galloway took a step forward in its first year under new coach Kiesha Brown last season – improving to 12-11 after going 8-14 in the 2012-13 campaign. The Lady Scots continue to make strides in the...
January 21, 2015 10:43 AM | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Niko Stines
With yet another strong season North Atlanta’s Niko Stines has assured himself of another trip to the state swimming meet. The junior standout has qualified for six events in the state meet, which ...
January 21, 2015 10:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Claire Thompson
Claire Thompson has been a key player for Galloway during her entire four-year high school career. The senior guard has played an even more important role this season as one of the team’s three co-...
January 21, 2015 10:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sports Schedule
Boys Basketball Thursday, Jan. 22 Griffin Christian at Holy Spirit Prep, 7:30 p.m. Weber at Loganville Christian, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23 Galloway at Fulton Leadership, 7 p.m. KIPP Atlanta at Pac...
January 21, 2015 09:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marist finishes third at state wrestling duals
Marist came away with a third place finish in the Class AAAA competition at the GHSA state wrestling duals in Macon last weekend. The War Eagles defeated Howard 72-11 in the first round and scored ...
January 21, 2015 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golden Bears ready for region challenges after tourney win
Coming off a title-winning performance at a tournament during the holiday season, Holy Innocents’ is now ready to take on the challenges of its region schedule in its first season in Class AA. With...
January 14, 2015 02:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mustangs back on winning track this season
The 2013-14 season was one to forget for Mount Vernon Presbyterian, which struggled to a 2-20 record. Things are looking much better so far in the 2014-15 campaign for the Mustangs, who are 6-4 ove...
January 14, 2015 02:48 PM | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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