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Troup HIgh Fishing Team Takes Seventh in National Tournament

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Troup HIgh Fishing Team Takes Seventh in National Tournament Trayton Gay and Drave Reeves of the Troup High fishing team concluded their three-day FLW World Championship tournament on Lake Pickwick inAlabama on Friday, June 29, 2018. The pair sailed through the first two days of the tournament and qualified to take place in the tournament’s final judgment day. Gay and ...

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Bump in the Road: Sea Turtles Fail to Place in Final June 3×3

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For the Sea Turtles, last Saturday’s 3×3 competition proved the first major roadblock in what’s been an impressive summer season. With many players having little 3×3 game experience before the start of Coach Shane Pulliam’s 3×3 summer sessions in June, the Sea Turtles roared to an impressive opening, with one team placing third in the first competition and two Sea ...

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Troup National Baseball Team Looking Ahead to July Tournament

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The Troup County National 12u baseball team is looking forward to their state tournament next week in Swainsboro, Georgia. The team is coming off an impressive showing in Schley County in the Dixie Youth Baseball Tournament. The Troup County National team competed in the eleven-to-twelve-year-old division of the tournament, winning in blowout fashion in the final game to take home ...

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Sea Turtles Tie in Second 11×11

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Shane Pulliam’s Sea Turtles faced off against Riverwood Wednesday, June 27 for their second 11×11 game of the summer season. The matchup came only a week after the Sea Turtles’ loss in their first 11×11 of the season and only a few days after taking first and second place in the weekend 3×3 competitions. Like the first competition, the players ...

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Drake Reeves and Trayton Gay Represent Troup County at FLW National High School Championship

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Drave Reeves and Trayton Gay of Troup High School represented Troup County in the FLW National High School Championship last week on Pickwick Lake in Alabama. The dynamic duo was the only team selected from Troup County to take part in the championship tournament. The tournament kicked off Wednesday with all teams competing. Every team continued to compete Thursday. At ...

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Sea Turtles Reflect on Weekend 3×3 Tournament

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Four Sea Turtles teams competed in last weekend’s 3×3 tournament. For many, the June 16 competition was their first experience playing competitive 3×3. Troup County News sat down with the Sea Turtles at their Tuesday practice and got insight as they reflected on their tournament experience. Those competing were broken into two divisions— U11 (under eleven) and high-school aged. Kenzo ...

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Sea Turtles Compete in Wednesday 11×11 Tournament

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The Sea Turtles sharing a meal at Hurricane Grill and Wings. The Sea Turtles on the sidelines. The Sea Turtles went back in action Wednesday, June 20th in an 11×11 tournament in John’s Creek. The competition came off the Sea Turtles’ first 3×3 tournament over the weekend. With a surprisingly-strong finish in their first 3×3 competition, the Sea Turtles came ...

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Special Olympics Charity Bass Fishing Tournament

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Highland Marina hosted a Special Olympics Charity Bass Tournament sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, Mother Teresa Council 8972 (KofC 8972) Saturday, June 16. The event drew fishermen from across the area to come out in support of a great cause. All proceeds from the tournament went to the Columbus, GA chapter of the Special Olympics. This charity organization helps ...

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Sea Turtles Place in First 3×3 Competition

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Shane Pulliam’s Sea Turtles summer soccer team traveled to Douglasville last weekend to participate in their first 3×3 tournament. Both the U11 (under eleven) and older teams competed in the tournament. A total of four teams competed Saturday, with three teams in the older division and one team in the U11 division. All teams lost their first games, but Pulliam ...

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