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Benedict Nips Point on Shot with Three Seconds Left, 80-78

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Point University (8-21) tied the game at 78-78 with one minute left, but Benedict College (18-7), an NCAA Division II program, hit a shot in the paint with three seconds remaining that gave the Tigers an 80-78 victory over the Skyhawks in Tuesday, Feb. 13 non-conference action in West Point Park Gymnasium. The game was the first basketball game between ...

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Men’s Basketball: Alex Bonner leads Panthers in 114-97 shootout loss to Pfeiffer on Senior Day

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Senior Alex Bonner had a game-high 31 points as LaGrange lost 114-97 to visiting Pfeiffer on Senior Day. Bonner, Michael Mc-Cauley, Duncan Parker, and Nate Rosetti were honored before Sunday’s game. ‘Very proud of the seniors coming out today,’ Coach Kendal Wallace said. ‘Its been a great season for those four guys and a great four years. They have all ...

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Baseball: Fain, Layrisson lead Panthers past Centre 9-1

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LaGrange took the deciding game of its threegame series with Centre with a 9-1 win Saturday at Cleaveland Field in Williamson Stadium. The second straight win upped the Panthers’ record to 5-2. Centre is now 1-2. The Panthers banged out 11 hits in the game. Jack Layrisson had three hits, including two doubles, and four RBIs. Austin Jones had a ...

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Troup Survives Sectional With 11 State Wrestling Qualifiers

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Everything is falling into place for the Tigers. Troup High will take 11 state qualifiers to the Class AAAATraditional Wrestling Meet this Thursday through Saturday at the Macon Centreplex. The Tigers qualified all 11 at last Saturday’s Sectional Tournament in College Park. “We’re confident, and we’re wrestling smart. You just have to take it one match at a time,” said ...

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Point Holds on for 101-98 Win over Truett McConnell; Leads Last 28:31

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(Buford, GA), who averages 8.1 points and leads the team with 96 assists and 53 steals in 24 games, contributed eight points, 2 three-pointers, four rebounds, five assists and five steals. Starting forward Chuka Okeke (College Park, GA), who averages 5.4 points and 4.7 rebounds per game, finished with eight points and three rebounds. Five Truett-McConnell players scored 10 or ...

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Point Holds on for 101-98 Win over Truett McConnell; Leads Last 28:31

Point University improved its season records to 7-19 overall and 3-14 in conference with a 10198 victory over eighthplace Truett- McConnell University (15-11; 8-9 AAC) in Appalachian Athletics Conference men’s basketball action, Thursday, Feb. 1, in West Point Park Gym. The teams combined for 28 three-pointers in 60 attempts, with Point making 15-of-29. Point gained a measure of revenge against ...

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Spring Junior Golf Clinics

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The 2018 Spring Junior Clinics are open to all interested participants ages 5 to 18. This program is designed to introduce the fundamentals of golf to young aspiring players. Lessons will include Putting, Chipping, Pitching, Sand Play, Full Swing and Golf Etiquette. The program is designed to make golf a fun learning experience and is a great way to meet ...

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