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GHSA approves a reduced number of softball games
Two significant recommendations were recently approved by the softball committee at the semiannual meeting of the State Executive Committee of the Georgia High School Association earlier this month...
April 28, 2015 12:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn rallies to tie series 2-all
NEW YORK — Deron Williams rebounded from two dismal games with 35 points, and the Brooklyn Nets pulled out a 120-115 overtime victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night, tying the series at two...
April 28, 2015 12:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Johnson’s HR helps Braves beat reeling Nats
ATLANTA — Kelly Johnson homered and drove in three runs, Eric Stults pitched 6 1/3 strong innings and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 8-4 on Monday night to give the Nationals their sixth straig...
April 28, 2015 12:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vegas sets up 'concentric' security for upcoming megafight
Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather hadn't even decided how much it would cost home viewers to watch their fight when the head of the Nevada Athletic Commission started planning security for their ...
April 27, 2015 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Witnesses: UFC champ ran from crash, returned to grab cash
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones ran from a Sunday crash that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab "a large handful of cash" from the car, witnesses told police.
April 27, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHSA sets new rules for volleyball tryouts, area tournaments
Prep volleyball in the state of Georgia will have options starting in 2016. In a Georgia High School Association executive committee meeting that took place earlier this month, the option of having...
April 26, 2015 11:28 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Owls hire former Boston College coach Al Skinner to turn around men’s basketball program
Former Boston College and Rhode Island coach Al Skinner has been hired as the new head coach of the men’s basketball team at Kennesaw State University.
April 26, 2015 11:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coach accused of physical harassment: Department of Athletics will conduct a comprehensive review into the claims
Kennesaw State University women’s basketball coach Nitra Perry was accused of verbal and physical harassment toward her players, according to a video published Friday by KSU Owl Radio, the universi...
April 26, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Generations of Marietta High alumni come together for inaugural basketball game
More than 30 former players joined four former coaches from as far back as the 1960s in the event at what’s now Marietta Middle School.
April 26, 2015 12:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Plenty of SEC East teams exit spring unsettled at QB
Missouri has a head start in at least one respect as the Tigers aim for their third consecutive Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title.
April 27, 2015 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Violations run the gamut for KSU programs
Mishandling of nearly $5,000 for international student housing and suspensions for impermissible workouts highlight 26 secondary violations the Kennesaw State athletic department reported from Jan....
April 26, 2015 12:45 AM | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep roundup: Hoyas, Mustangs in top 10 after first round of Billy Peek invite
Harrison and Kennesaw Mountain have a lot of work to do if they expect to challenge for the title of the inaugural Billy Peek Invitational.
April 26, 2015 12:06 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Favored Marietta, McEachern win region track titles
The threat of inclement weather pushed the Region 4AAAAAA track and field championships up a day, but that didn’t prevent the prohibitive favorites from running away with the titles Friday at McEac...
April 25, 2015 12:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pope girls clinch region championship in first season as Class AAAAAA program
The Pope girls won the Region 5AAAAAA track and field championships quite convincingly Friday night at Woodstock.
April 25, 2015 12:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: McEachern stuns KMHS; Harrison wins region title
Trailing by three runs going to the bottom of the seventh inning, McEachern scored four runs to stun Kennesaw Mountain 9-8 in a regular season-ending Region 4AAAAAA victory.
April 25, 2015 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Campbell walks off for first playoff berth in 23 years
The last time Campbell’s baseball team made the state playoffs, none of its players had been born, making Thursday’s victory over South Cobb that much sweeter.
April 24, 2015 01:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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100-mile relay run to raise funds for charity
The girls lacrosse program at Pope High School will hold its first “Heavenly Hounds” 100-mile relay Saturday, benefiting the Curing Kids Cancer charity.
April 24, 2015 01:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: Allatoona boys clinch region track title
Allatoona’s boys track and field program scored 109 points to capture its first region championship, beating defending champion and meet host New Manchester (94) for the Region 5AAAAA title.
April 24, 2015 01:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Roundup: Harrison girls roll to 18th straight region title
The Harrison girls golf team’s region championship streak reached an 18th straight year as it won the Region 4AAAAAA title by 73 shots Wednesday at Governors Towne Club.
April 23, 2015 12:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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    acarrington@mdjonline.com
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