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Lady Bears begin another quest for state title
Holy Innocents’ came so close to reaching the top of the mountain after losing to Southwest Atlanta Christian in the Class A private school state girls’ basketball finals last spring. With nearly e...
November 26, 2014 11:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freshman standout chosen to play in bowl game
Nearly two years ago, Nolan Edmonds emerged into the national scene as a rising young football player to watch when the then-Sutton Middle School seventh-grader was selected to the Eastbay Youth Al...
November 26, 2014 10:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Morgan Ilse
Morgan Ilse finished her final high school cross country season in a familiar way – with a state championship. The Marist senior won her third consecutive Class AAAA girls title at the state meet i...
November 26, 2014 10:41 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Kevin Johnson
Kevin Johnson couldn’t have picked a better time to come up with his best performance. The Pace senior quarterback and James Madison commitment completed 13 of 20 passes for 252 yards and four touc...
November 26, 2014 10:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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St. Pius, Marist players selected to All-6AAAA team A number of St. Pius X and Marist players were selected to the All-Region 6AAAA football team, which was released last week. Eight St. Pius playe...
November 26, 2014 10:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Northside Football Scoreboard
Here is a look at the scores from the second round of the state football playoffs Friday: Class AAAA Marist 31, Griffin 21 St. Pius X 52, Eastside 20 Woodward 28, Burke County 6 Class AAA Westminst...
November 24, 2014 01:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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All six local teams win to advance to second round
All six local postseason teams -- Lovett, Westminster, Pace, Marist, St. Pius X and Woodward -- are still standing as the state football playoffs enter the second round Friday. Lovett (8-3) began t...
November 19, 2014 02:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Serena Tripodi
After falling just short a year ago, Serena Tripodi is now a state cross country champion. The Lovett sophomore, who was the Class AA runner-up as a freshman in 2013, won that classification’s titl...
November 19, 2014 01:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Reilly Friedman
Reilly Friedman couldn’t ask for a better finish to his high school cross country career. The Galloway senior claimed his third consecutive state championship in dominating fashion as he won the Cl...
November 19, 2014 01:29 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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. Defending champion Lovett will be joi...
November 13, 2014 09:42 AM | 1 1 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area teams, runners win titles in Carrollton
Westminster and Lovett won the Class AAA and AA girls’ team championships respectively, while Galloway’s Reilly Friedman (Class A private school boys) and Lovett’s Serena Tripodi (AA girls) clinche...
November 13, 2014 09:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Owen McDaniel
Riverwood’s Owen McDaniel was beginning to peak at the right time, to say the least, with an outstanding performance at the Region 7AAAAA cross country championships in Canton Nov. 1. The senior ra...
November 13, 2014 09:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Delaney Graham
It hasn’t taken long for Delaney Graham to establish herself among the state girls’ cross country elite. The Westminster freshman won the girls’ title at the Region 4AAA meet at Westminster Oct. 29...
November 13, 2014 09:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teams look ahead to playoffs as regular season ends
Lovett has secured a return trip to the state playoffs and a chance to defend its Class AA championship as the 2014 football regular season comes to an end this week. After a 14-7 regular-season en...
November 06, 2014 09:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holy Innocents' defeats Lovett to win AA title
One year after Holy Innocents’ won the Class A state volleyball championship, it did the same thing in AA. The Golden Bears (34-14) defeated Lovett in three straight sets (25-22, 25-20, 30-28) in t...
November 06, 2014 09:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Emily Bassett
Emily Bassett went above and beyond the call of duty in helping Westminster earn its first trip to the state softball elite eight in Columbus in the program’s history. The junior pitcher started al...
November 06, 2014 09:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Ben Davies
Ben Davies has emerged as the top runner for the Holy Innocents’ boys’ cross country team as well as a strong region and state contender. The sophomore continued his progress at the Asics Invitatio...
November 06, 2014 09:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions aim for region title repeat in game against GAC
Lovett has secured a spot among the elite teams in Class AA the last couple of years, winning the state championship last year and advancing to the quarterfinals the season before. The Lions appear...
October 30, 2014 09:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster earns trip to Columbus for state finals
Westminster is the lone local team standing as it gets ready to travel to Columbus for the Class AAA state softball finals Thursday through Saturday. The Wildcats (24-8) defeated Appling County in ...
October 30, 2014 09:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Male Athlete of the Week-Jackson Pearce
Jackson Pearce kept North Atlanta’s hold on the boys’ individual title at the Atlanta Public Schools cross country championships at Grant Park Oct.15. The sophomore won the boys’ title with a time ...
October 30, 2014 09:02 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Female Athlete of the Week-Harley Sebastian
Harley Sebastian has enjoyed another outstanding season as she finishes up her high school volleyball career at Lovett. The senior outside hitter has already begun to reap the rewards of her succes...
October 30, 2014 08:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spartans look to build on big win over Riverwood
As it did last year, North Springs experienced its share of growing pains through its first five games of the 2014 season. However, everything fell into place for the Spartans in their game against...
October 23, 2014 08:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Westminster wins as state tournament begins
Westminster advanced one step closer to a possible third consecutive state finals appearance with a first-round victory in the Class AAA volleyball tournament last week. The Wildcats, the second-se...
October 23, 2014 08:39 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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