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AAAA State Championship Primer

AAAA State Championship Primer

Defending state champion Blessed Trinity and Cartersville, the winner of the two previous AAAA titles, will square off Wednesday, Dec. 12 at Mercedes-Benz...
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Week 3 Basketball Rankings

Week 3 Basketball Rankings

In Class AAAAAAA boys, Newton scored a big 88-63 win over Lambert and debuts at No. 8 while the Longhorns dropped to No. 10. East Coweta’s 8-0 start...
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Semifinals Roundup

Semifinals Roundup

Calhoun and Peach County added another chapter in their newly-minted rivalry in the semifinals of the Class AAA bracket. In the rematch of the 2017 title...
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Class AAAA Semifinal Outlook

Class AAAA Semifinal Outlook

Class AAAA’s two semifinal matchups will showcase unfamiliar opponents in each matchup, and will feature all-state defenses and experienced playmakers...
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Week 2 Basketball Rankings

Week 2 Basketball Rankings

In Boys Class AAAAAAA, Peachtree Ridge used wins over Grayson (57-56) and Dacula (90-83) to debut at No. 9. Grayson fell to No. 8 and Dacula dropped to...
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Buford parts with Ford after two seasons

Buford parts with Ford after two seasons

Buford is parting ways with head football coach John Ford following its 10-3 season and 23-20 loss to Bainbridge in the Class AAAAA quarterfinals...
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AAAA Quarterfinals Recap

AAAA Quarterfinals Recap

Defending state champion Blessed Trinity flexed its muscles in a blowout victory at previously undefeated Eastside on Friday.  The Titans were up...
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Quarterfinals Roundup

Quarterfinals Roundup

Colquitt County avenged last season’s heartbreaking loss to North Gwinnett in the Class AAAAAAA championship game, shutting out the Bulldogs 45-0...
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AAAA Quarterfinals Preview

AAAA Quarterfinals Preview

Marist and Mary Persons are both highly-capable state title contenders. The Marist defense has been exceptional this season, and flexed its muscles last...
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