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Athlete of the Week: T.J. Rahming - McEachern Football
McEachern senior go-to receiver T.J Rahming had seven catches for 88 yards in the Indians’ 7-3 non-region win over Lovejoy on the road. In a game dictated by both defenses, Rahming’s 25-yard touchd...
September 23, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep I Roundup - Harrison tops Marietta in six
Brooke Etheridge went 2-for-2, stole two bases and scored twice as the Lady Hoyas defeated the Lady Blue Devils, 8-0, in six innings Monday. Harrison (19-4, 7-2 Region 4AAAAAA) got on the board wit...
September 23, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athlete of the Week: Kalynn Hicks - South Cobb Softball
South Cobb freshman catcher and shortstop Kalynn Hicks contributed at the plate last week in helping the Lady Eagles secure a 9-4 Region 3AAAAAA win over Campbell and blanking East Paulding 16-0 in...
September 23, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Manfred, Clark on MLB length of games committee
Incoming baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred and players' association head Tony Clark have been selected to participate in a new Major League Baseball committee tasked with decreasing the times of ga...
September 22, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tennessee dismisses running back Paulk from team
UPDATE: Tennessee has dismissed running back Treyvon Paulk from the team following a police report that he hit a woman in the mouth at a party.
September 22, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Braves fire GM Frank Wren after missing playoffs
UPDATE: The Atlanta Braves fired general manager Frank Wren on Monday, less than 24 hours after being eliminated from the NL playoff race.
September 22, 2014 02:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia could stick with run-first philosophy for much of season
ATHENS — Georgia relied on its productive running game to get well in a lopsided win over Troy. There may be more run-first games ahead for No. 12 Georgia, which plays Tennessee this week. The Bull...
September 21, 2014 10:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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ATC selects Walton for Adopt-a-Mile program
For the second year in a row, the Atlanta Track Club selected Walton’s track and field and cross country fundraising arm, the Cinder Club, as a participant in its Adopt-a-Mile program.
September 21, 2014 10:43 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letton catching on with Raiders
Walton junior tight end Sam Letton grew up as one of the tallest kids in school and figured he could be a good quarterback when he started playing football in the sixth grade.
September 21, 2014 10:42 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Reinhardt dashed in overtime
    by Emily Horos
    ehoros@mdjonline.com
    09.21.14 - 12:52 am
  • Kell pulls away from Forsyth Central in second half
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    09.20.14 - 01:21 am
  • Banks County, Cain run past North Cobb Christian
    by A.J. Howard
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.20.14 - 01:15 am
  • Pressure on local teams as playoffs draw near
    Cobb Countys softball teams are entering the final stretch with only two weeks remaining in the regular season. Teams that have the most at stake hail from Region 4AAAAAA, which is considered by so...
    September 23, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    More nominees announced for Hall of Fame
    Southern Polytechnic State University nominated thirty-four athletes to its inaugural Hall of Fame class earlier this month and on Monday added nine more nominees, who were either coaches or athlet...
    September 23, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Vikings send Cassel, Rudolph to see specialists
    Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph is scheduled to see a specialist about a muscle injury that forced him out of the game at New Orleans.
    September 22, 2014 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Injuries testing Tennessee's depth at receiver
    The unsettled state of Tennessee's receiving corps threatens to neutralize one potential matchup advantage for the Volunteers in their Saturday matchup at No. 12 Georgia.
    September 22, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Cobb Football Friday Player of the Week
    The Mount Paran Christian offense was rolling heading into its bye week. The Eagles’ Dorian Walker made sure the momentum survived through the time off. Walker carried the ball 11 times for 221 yar...
    September 21, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    North Cobb's Auld gets career win No. 300 at play date
    Coaches would agree that the task of turning a program around can be a difficult process. Maintaining success once a program does get turned around can be challenging as well.
    September 21, 2014 01:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Dynamic defenses lead the charge
    Opponents have little success in five of six games featuring Cobb teams
    September 21, 2014 12:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep I Roundup - Harrison cruises into key play day
    Harrison continued to show its power Thursday, sweeping past Marist (25-14, 25-19) and Johns Creek (25-16, 25-14). Caroline Ostman led the offense with 18 kills, followed closely by Katie Doering’s...
    September 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Whitefield takes upper hand in private-school matchup, records series’ first shutout victory
    MABLETON — It was bound to happen sooner or later. Neither Whitefield Academy nor Walker had ever recorded a shutout in the 12-year history of their rivalry. However, that all changed in the 13th m...
    September 20, 2014 01:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Sprayberry run game remains in high gear
    MARIETTA — Behind 291 team rushing yards and a stout defensive front, Sprayberry won its second straight game and opened Region 7AAAAA (B) play with a 44-6 victory over North Springs at Jim Frazier...
    September 20, 2014 01:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Rahming rams the win home with TD
    by Maurice Dixon
    MDJ Sports Writer
    09.20.14 - 01:08 am
  • Greyhound greats Abney, DeBowles to join hall
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    09.20.14 - 12:58 am
  • Owls still working on basics
    by Michael Foster
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    09.19.14 - 12:37 am
  • With Cobb products in tow, Shorter preps for game inside massive Texas stadium
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    09.18.14 - 12:17 am
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