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College Football Week 5 Takeaways

The Auburn Tigers are regressing offensively. Not much good can be said about the Auburn offense after their lackluster 24-13 win over Southern Miss Saturday. The Tigers failed to score more than two touchdowns in a single quarter the entire evening. To make matters worse, the two teams tied in the second quarter with ten points scored each, and it ...

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Troup Shines in Win over Sandy Creek

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The Troup High Tiger football team improved to 6-0 on the season with a 35-21 victory over Sandy Creek on Friday. The Tigers went on the road to face off against the Patriots in a region matchup. After a brief weather delay, the two teams got into action, and the Tigers found themselves down early. Troup responded when quarterback Kobe ...

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LaGrange College Continues to Struggle under New Head Coach

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The LaGrange College football team fell to 1-3 on the season with a disappointing showing on the road against N.C. Wesleyan. The Panthers succumbed to the Battling Bishops to give the North Carolina school their second win of the season. The Panthers, who finished the season 4-6 under former coach Steve Pardue last season, have yet to find a spark ...

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Point University Stumbles, Falls 1-5 in Football

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The Point University Skyhawks fell to 1-5 on the season after a close loss to the University of Pikeville at RAM Stadium in Valley, Alabama on Saturday, September 29. It was the Skyhawks’ third home game of the season, and coming into the matchup, the team had a 1-1 record when playing at home. Now it’s 1-2. The Skyhawks started ...

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Predicting Callaway’s Football Season

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With the majority of the regular season behind them, the Callaway Cavaliers boast an impressive 5-1 record. Their only loss came in a relatively-close matchup against the Region 4AAAA Troup High Tigers earlier this season, and the 2AA Cavaliers have an unblemished conference record that has led them to being ranked second in their region. The Cavaliers’ earned one of ...

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#2 Callaway Wins Electrifying Game over #3 Bremen

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The Callaway Cavaliers triumphed in a four-quarter contest over the Bremen Blue Devils in a top-three matchup that came down to the wire. Callaway took an early lead in the first quarter when quarterback Jacob Freeman connected with #16 Markus Norman for a four-yard touchdown pass to get the Cavaliers on the board. Callaway’s score came after a missed field ...

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Grangers Show Heart in Narrow 9-6 Defeat to Cedartown

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“We’ve given up six points in the second half all year, so I know despite the kids’ inability to win the game and finish, we’re not quitters.” – Chuck Gibbs, LaGrange Coach LaGrange Coach Chuck Gibbs’ message to his team following their 9-6 defeat at home to Cedartown Thursday night was clear. A clearly-emotional Gibbs praised his team’s secondhalf performance ...

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Troup Looking to Stay Undefeated against Sandy Creek

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The Troup High Tigers travel to Sandy Creek tonight for their second region game of the season. The Tigers are currently 5-0 with wins over Class 2AA third-ranked Callaway and Class 4AAA ninth-ranked Chapel Hill. Troup beat Chapel Hill 56-24 last week to open their region schedule with a dominant win, and the Tigers will likely do more of the ...

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