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Atlanta pulls away to lock up series
DeMarre Carroll scored 22 points, Kyle Korver bounced back from a miserable first half and the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks held off the Washington Wizards 106-90 on Tuesday night.
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Miller mows down Philly batters in shutout effort
Shelby Miller has thrown other shutouts, but never one as efficient.
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Woods faces sleepless nights over issues with personal life
Tiger Woods felt rusty and tired Tuesday at The Players Championship — rust because he has played one tournament in three months, fatigue because of his personal life.
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Victorious Earnhardt happier than ever
There was a nearly five-year period for Dale Earnhardt Jr. when being a famous race car driver wasn’t all glitz and glamour.
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Braves designate Veal for assignment, recall Cunniff
The Braves have designated left-handed reliever Donnie Veal for assignment and recalled right-hander Brandon Cunniff from Triple-A Gwinnett.
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LeBron may be more aggressive against Bulls in Game 2
LeBron James says he may have to change his mindset and be more aggressive in Game 2 against the Chicago Bulls.
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Owls fly to Chapel Hill Regional
KENNESAW – Kennesaw State earned its fifth consecutive NCAA tournament appearance Monday after receiving an at-large bid to play in the Chapel Hill, N.C. regional at the University of North Carolina.
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Eagles set for national championship rematch
MARIETTA — Life University will be looking to capture its second collegiate rugby national championship in three years when it takes on St. Mary’s College, Calif. on Saturday at Kennesaw State’s Fi...
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Wizards look to keep winning ways on road
The Washington Wizards are right at home on the road. Over the last two years, the Wizards have been the ultimate road warriors in the playoffs, winning eight of nine games away from D.C. and becom...
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  • Area student in HoF for free-throw shooting
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    05.03.15 - 11:14 pm
  • Synjyn Days signs deal with Cowboys
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    05.03.15 - 11:06 pm
  • Lady Trojans win without need of extra sessions
    Lassiter’s girls soccer team had a much easier time winning its second-round playoff game. The Lady Trojans also won it on time.
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    Familiarity the key for second round
    Cobb County baseball fans will have their pick of games to choose from in the second round of the state tournament.
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    Prep Roundup: Walton boys to join girls in tennis championships
    Walton’s tennis program set itself up for a potential sweep of the boys and girls state championships, with the boys breezing through Tuesday’s Class AAAAAA semifinal at Lowndes.
    May 05, 2015 11:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Braves designate Veal for assignment, recall Cunniff
    The Braves have designated left-handed reliever Donnie Veal for assignment and recalled right-hander Brandon Cunniff from Triple-A Gwinnett.
    May 05, 2015 05:13 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Whitefield's Barnett earns medalist honors
    Whitefield Academy’s Madison Barnett earned medalist honors Monday after shooing a 1-over par 73 at the Class A sectional tournament at Eagle Brook Country Club in Locust Grove. Barnett made four b...
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    Athlete of the Week - Samantha Dearing
    Samantha Dearing - Kell - Tennis Samantha Dearing won two clutch matches last week in helping Kell advance to its first state semifinal. After a slow start against Allatoona’s Allison Whitley in th...
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    Athlete of the Week - Francis Yang
    Francis Yang - Walton - Tennis Walton tennis player Francis Yang needed to rally from a set down at No. 2 singles to save the Raiders’ season. His match was the deciding factor of a 3-2 win over Ch...
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    Thirteen county soccer teams ready for shot to advance to state quarterfinals
    Class AAAAAAA soccer teams know just how difficult it is to survive the first couple of rounds, no matter how successful they’re regular seasons are. There have been a few surprises in the first ro...
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    Cal wins the race for Brown
    Wheeler star Jaylen Brown ended his long recruiting process by committing to California on Friday.
    May 03, 2015 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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    No. 3 spot likely for Queen in QB corps
    Coaches impressed with North Cobb alum as he gets head start at Auburn
    May 03, 2015 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • County athletes clinch berths to state at sectional
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    05.03.15 - 12:26 am
  • Mason calm as draft closes
    by John Bednarowski
    sportseditor@mdjonline.com
    05.02.15 - 12:26 am
  • After unsteady opener, Walton rolls in nightcap to take first-round series
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    05.02.15 - 12:21 am
  • Hoyas ride prolific offense to sweep
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    05.02.15 - 12:19 am
  • Eleven baseball teams fill postseason pool
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    05.01.15 - 12:48 am
  • Six years after final high school game, Lott on cusp of football's peak
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    05.01.15 - 12:47 am
  • Prep Roundup: Walton girls back in finals
    by MDJ staff reports
    05.01.15 - 12:42 am
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