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NW, Dalton boys facing off for region soccer title
Dalton High School midfielder Alan Pantaleon likes beating a rival soccer team three times in one season.
The senior hopes he and his Cat-amounts do it again in three days.
Prep roundup: Mountaineers boys soccer inch toward 5-3A crown
Pride was the only thing on the line for Coahulla Creek High School’s boys soccer team.
North Murray was playing for a region title.
Dustin Stanley will play basketball in college
Dustin Stanley didn’t make the basketball team his freshman or sophomore year at Northwest Whitfield High School. But he kept trying because he loves the sport and wanted to get better.
Dalton High School’s tennis teams were the only ones among six local squads in the Region 7-4A tournament to survive Wednesday’s opening day of action at Lakeshore Park in Dalton.
The Catamounts and Lady Cats weren’t really challenged, either.
Ready or not, time to meet
Each local high school competing in the Region 7-4A boys and girls track and field meets at Dalton High has hopeful visions for at least a few of its athletes.
The first round of the Region 7-4A boys high school soccer playoffs went as expected for Dalton, Northwest Whitfield and Southeast Whitfield.
Prep roundup: Rivalry win helps North Murray boys tennis take second in region
North Murray High School’s boys tennis team finished second in the Region 5-3A tournament at Cartersville’s Dellinger Park, losing to Cartersville in the championship after a thrilling win over Coahulla Creek in the semifinals.
Prep golf: Blair leads North Murray girls to Region 5-3A title
At last year’s Region 7-2A girls golf tournament at the Elks Course in Calhoun, North Murray High School’s Jocelyn Blair shot a 9-over-par 81 and finished second.
Dalton aims for two crowns
Dalton High School tennis coach David Hilley expects at least one Region 7-4A championship — and the doesn’t think two titles are out of the question.
Playing it cool
Playing at the top of the lineup card for North Murray High School’s boys golf team isn’t new for Colby Hipp. He’s been in that spot for a couple of years now, and he has faced pressure during his four years with the Mountaineers.
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