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Three area tennis squads lock up state
Three of the four area high school tennis squads in the Region 5-3A tournament at Cartersville’s Dellinger Park won Monday to advance to today’s semifinals and secure spots in the upcoming Class 3A state tournament.
North Murray’s boys soccer team became the high school’s first program to claim a region title when it won the Region 7-2A tournament last season.
When Northwest Whitfield High School sophomore Seth Pierce is on the mound, the Bruins always have a chance to win.
When they hit the ball the way they did Tuesday against Dalton and Pierce is at his best, they’re even harder to beat.
Prep roundup: Big blast by Mason leads Lions to win
Christian Heritage School didn’t let Tre Mason’s grand slam go to waste.
Mason’s fourth-inning four-RBI home run gave the Lions the lead for good in a 13-6 varsity baseball victory against visiting North Cobb Christian on Tuesday.
Prep roundup: North Murray boys don’t miss in shootout win
North Murray High School’s Manuel Gonzalez and Coahulla Creek’s Missael Fraire are two of Region 5-3A’s best goalies, so it was not a big surprise that Monday night’s matchup between the two schools came down to penalty kicks.
Considering North Murray’s track record when pushed into such a situation, the outcome wasn’t unexpected either.
All-Area Girls Basketball Team: Maddie Howell's evolution includes another big honor
Howell was a defensive worker and a spot-up 3-point shooter as McCurty dominated the paint, Rector guided the team and Besley was the over-achiever with a knack for the ball. But Howell didn’t stay in the shadows long.
Prep roundup: Colts have win slip away in 7th inning
Four days after Coahulla Creek High School’s baseball team won a game the length of two, the Colts lost a heartbreaker that means just as much in league standings.
Dalton swimmer Trey Davis does well at national event
Dalton High School swimmer Trey Davis competed in the three-day 2013 Can-Am Games, which was put on by the International Paralympic Committee in Minneapolis.
Prep roundup: Bruins sweep Southeast, look ahead to Dalton
Northwest Whitfield High School baseball coach Todd Middleton didn’t want to talk about next week’s series before this week’s ended.
Prep roundup: Bruins crack Raiders as Pierce, offense too much for Southeast
All season long, Northwest Whitfield High School sophomore pitcher Seth Pierce has rarely been touched up by opposing batters.
That is bad news for the rest of the Subregion 7B-4A teams and was especially hard on the Southeast Whitfield lineup on Tuesday.
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