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  • Tom Lindley: Tough calls part of the job for refs

    Florida brings Scottie Wilbeken to the Final Four with championship hopes. Kentucky has Julius Randle, Wisconsin features Frank Kaminsky and Connecticut will be a tough out as long as Shabazz Napier has the ball.

    April 4, 2014

  • NW at SE baseball 1   mlh.jpg Area prep baseball roundup: Bruins take two of three from Raiders

    A day after Northwest Whitfield and Southeast Whitfield combined for 30 runs in a high school baseball doubleheader, pitching stood out more in the third game of the Sub-region 7B-4A series.

    April 3, 2014 2 Photos

  • Rampage 5 feat 2 mw.jpg Georgia Rampage: Former Yellow Jacket catching on quickly

    Jerrard Tarrant had not played organized football in three years.

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dalton's Lowery in top five of flight at GSGA tourney

    Dalton’s Ron Lowery opened with an 83 Wednesday and is tied for fourth place in his flight at the Georgia Super Senior Championship.

    April 3, 2014

  • DMS track teams win at home

    Dalton Middle School’s boys and girls track and field teams both took first in their final home meet of the season this past Thursday, topping competitors from Heritage-Catoosa, Gladden and Christian Heritage at Dalton High School.

    April 2, 2014

  • "After Deadline" sports podcast - April 2, 2014 (free)

    This week on “After Deadline,” sports writers Devin Golden and Chris Whitfield discuss The Daily Citizen’s 2013-14 All-Area Wrestling Team, which will be released Sunday, and some of the difficulties the sports staff has when trying to recognize the best athletes in each sport while sticking to the team concept.

    April 2, 2014

  • SE at NW baseballl 3 mlh.jpg Rivals split the bill

    Whitfield County rivals Southeast and Northwest both came away from Tuesday’s Sub-region 7B-4A doubleheader with wins.

    April 1, 2014 2 Photos

  • Adairsville at CCHS baseball 7 mlh.jpg Prep roundup: Coahulla Creek baseball needs a jolt at the plate

    Coahulla Creek High School’s baseball team didn’t have enough offense against Adairsville on Tuesday.
    Eventually, the Colts will need to find some if they’re going to climb back into the Region 5-3A race.

    April 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Roadrunners pick up first golf tourney title

    Dalton State College’s Tyler Mitchell shaved 10 strokes off his score from the first round to the second at the University of North Georgia Chick-fil-A Spring Invitational.
    The Roadrunners needed all 10.

    April 1, 2014

  • All-Area format takes attention in After Deadline

    This week on “After Deadline,” sports writers Devin Golden and Chris Whitfield discuss The Daily Citizen’s 2013-14 All-Area Wrestling Team, which will be released Sunday, and some of the difficulties the sports staff has when trying to recognize the best athletes in each sport while sticking to the team concept.

    April 1, 2014