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Troup Earns Impressive Win over Woodward

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The Troup High softball team on Monday secured their best win of the season against Woodward. The Tigers, who are currently 6-15, rebounded for a great win in an otherwise rough season. Troup needed just three innings to put the game away. The defense shut out Woodward, while the offense exploded for eight runs in the first inning. They followed ...

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LaGrange Undefeated Against Troup This Season, Wins 5-0 in Softball Rematch

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The Lady Grangers won a defensive slugfest in their third-and-final matchup against the Troup High softball team this season. LaGrange won the first game in the season-opening weekend 13-5. The Tigers rebounded a few weeks later to close the gap with a narrow 3-2 loss. The Grangers kept their unbeaten record against the Tigers intact Thursday, as they cruised to ...

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Point University Skyhawks Fall to 0-3 on the Season

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The Point University Skyhawks dropped to 0-3 for the season after losing to Edward Waters College. After two blowout losses, the Skyhawks almost managed to get their first victory. Playing in Valley, Alabama, the Skyhawks were right in their back yard and kept the game close to 17-10. Point University took a strong 10-0 lead after the first quarter but ...

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Unstoppable: Troup Rolls Past Callaway to Continue Undefeated Season

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After Friday night’s game, the Troup High Tigers have everyone asking if anyone can beat them this year. The 4-0 Tigers steamrolled a powerful Callaway team 37-20. The Cavaliers, who many favored coming into the matchup, couldn’t keep pace with Troup’s high-powered offense. In an uncharacteristic showing, Callaway found themselves down 14-0 at the start of the second quarter. Led ...

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Clash of the Titans: Troup and Callaway Play TONIGHT

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Tonight’s game between the Troup High Tigers and the Cavaliers of Callaway High will be a battle of the unbeatens. Taking place at Callaway Stadium at 7:30 PM, the matchup features two championship-caliber teams vying for the title of best in the county. Both teams have soared past their competition this year and feature multiple Division I athletes. We’ve broken ...

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Atlanta Braves to celebrate Hispanic and Latino culture and contributions with Los Bravos Weekend on September 13-16

The Atlanta Braves will host their second annual Los Bravos Weekend on Sept. 13-16, a four-day celebration with an array of events and efforts to spotlight the contributions by the Hispanic and Latino community. ‘Los Bravos is an integral program to our organization,’ said Adrian Williams, senior director of diversity and community marketing. ‘This year with the help of our ...

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Troup Loses Heartbreaker to Sandy Creek

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A five-run fourth inning propelled Sandy Creek to a surprising victory over the Troup High Tigers on Thursday, September 6. The Tigers scored early in the game, going up 1-0 in the top of the first. A five-inning shutout followed for the Tigers, and they found themselves down 5-1 as Sandy Creek exploded in the fourth. Avery Pearson started on ...

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LaGrange Softball Endures Two Back-to-Back Blowouts

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The LaGrange High softball team has put together and impressive season, but now stands 12-6 after two blowout losses this past weekend. Coming off a strong 9-1 win over Flowery Branch, the Grangers had two games on the road Saturday, and they lost both by a large margin. Put together, the Grangers were outscored 20-6 for the weekend. The Grangers ...

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AFC Troup Starts State Schedule

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AFC Troup teams began their state schedule this past weekend. The teams began practicing during the summer and held a few successful scrimmage matches. Practices are currently held in different locations throughout LaGrange, depending on the division. Currently, U15 and U19 boys are on the track field, all academy teams and U13 girls are behind Whitesville Road Elementary, and the ...

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College Football Week 2 Takeaways: Kirby Smart is Not Mark Richt

Another weekend of college football is in the books. The SEC had a relativelyslow weekend, but week two featured some interesting matchups—both in and out of the conference. For some (Florida), it was a weekend of historic proportions. Here’s a look at some key takeaways from different SEC programs from week two: Mississippi State may be as good as advertised. ...

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