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Final Four: Cougars Handcuff Westminster, Lafayette Christian Boys Bounce To 21-0

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Going undefeated in basketball is almost impossible, but don’t tell that to the Cougars. Lafayette Christian has had a bulls-eye on its back all season. Many have tried to beat the Cougars, and none have succeeded. And that includes the Lions from Westminster Christian Academy from Watkinsville. Coach Nathan Donatelli’s Lions became Lafayette Christian’s 21st victim of the season on ...

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Cold Shooting Cavs Fall To Hart County Girls

They left their good intentions on the school bus. Coach Deyano Martin and the Lady Cavaliers lost to Hart County, 69-55 in the first round of the Class AAA State Basketball Tournament on Tuesday night in Hartwell. “We had a long night and a long game. We didn’t get back on defense, and our shots wouldn’t fall. We played hard, ...

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Moreman Banks In 23 Points, LaGrange Academy Drubs Flint River

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Winter is just about to turn into spring. That means one thing – tournament time is here on the high school hardwood. The LaGrange Academy boys are ready. The Warriors got into the postseason mood with a 58-34 win over Flint River Academy on Tuesday night in the first round of the Region 1-AA Tournament at LaGrange Academy. “We’re playing ...

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Callaway Slays The Dragons, 73-58

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Any win is a good win in the Class AAA State Basketball Tournament. The Callaway High boys are willing to sign off on that. The 14th-ranked Cavaliers did get off to a good start in the State Tournament with a 73-58 victory over the Jefferson Dragons on Wednesday night in a firstround showdown in Hogansville. “We were trapping and stealing. ...

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Callaway Pounds Rockmart, Cavaliers Win Region 5-AAA

Some things never change. Take the Callaway High boys basketball team. The Cavaliers have won the Region Tournament four years running. Callaway High did it again on Saturday night with a 61-41 smackdown against the Rockmart Yellow Jackets in the Region 5-AAA Tournament finals in Carrollton. Callaway High didn’t just cut off one piece of the pie. The Cavaliers took ...

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Lady Cavaliers Are Catching On With Deyano Martin

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They’ve come a long way in the last three months. Coach Deyano Martin has seen it for himself. Martin’s Lady Cavaliers have gone from a 2-6 team to the Class AAA State Basketball Tournament. Now that is a major transformation. “It’s all about (team) chemistry. We’re trying to take the next step. We have a lot to learn, but we’re ...

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Region Champions Again: LaGrange High Rallies Past Shaw

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Defeat was staring the Grangers in the face. They were behind at the end of the first quarter, the second period and the third stanza against the Shaw Raiders. But LaGrange High did not lose on this night in the Region 1-AAAAA Boys Basketball Tournament. The Grangers rallied for a 56-55 win over the Raiders on Saturday evening in the ...

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LaGrange High Boys Net 5-0 Win

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One match does not make a season, but it surely can help. Just ask Kenny Moore and his LaGrange High boys tennis team. The Grangers got their season off to a torrid start with a 5-0 shutout against the Upson-Lee Knights on Thursday afternoon in LaGrange. On day one of the season the Grangers were dominating from No. 1 singles ...

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Lady Grangers Trounce Upson-Lee

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On opening day of the tennis season the Lady Grangers had an “Oh Yes” moment. LaGrange High senior Euna Oh made her first start of her career at the No. 1 singles position. Oh went out and played like the veteran that she is. The former No. 3 singles player and No. 1 doubles standout rewarded her coaches and her ...

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