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High School Baseball Games Moved to Friday

Both Adairsville and Cartersville have rescheduled their first round baseball playoff games from today to Friday because of rain. Both teams will host doubleheaders on Friday afternoon with first pitches slated for 4:00 p.m. WBHF will be broadcasting Cartersville's match up versus Pickens and providing updates from Adairsville.

By |April 26th, 2018|General, Sports|Comments Off on High School Baseball Games Moved to Friday

Canes Win OT Thriller, Advance to Elite Eight

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes won an overtime thriller on Thursday night by a score of 58-56 over Blessed Trinity to advance to the Elite Eight of the Class 4-A GHSA Basketball playoffs and end a reign of torment by the Titans in the playoffs.   Cartersville led by three with just seconds remaining, but the [...]

By |February 23rd, 2018|Sports|Comments Off on Canes Win OT Thriller, Advance to Elite Eight

WBHF 2018 Baseball Broadcast Schedule

Baseball season is back and you can hear all of your local teams on WBHF! Here is your broadcast schedule so you can check in on what days your team will be on the local airwaves! As always, game times can change or be postponed due to weather or other circumstances, so keep it tuned [...]

By |February 15th, 2018|Sports|Comments Off on WBHF 2018 Baseball Broadcast Schedule

Local Athletes Sign on National Signing Day

Today is National Signing Day around the country with high school football players signing their National Letters of Intent to play ball at the collegiate level. Bartow County was busy on Early National Signing Day in December, but also had its fair share of players recognized today. Here is a list of players that are signing [...]

By |February 7th, 2018|Sports|Comments Off on Local Athletes Sign on National Signing Day

Local Sports Update: Monday, January 8th

The Cartersville boys basketball team defeated LaGrange 64-60 on Saturday night to improve to 10-2 on the season and 3-0 in region play. TJ Horton scored 25 points, Perignon Dyer added 15, while Jaylon Pugh contributed 13.   The Cartersville girls basketball team fell to LaGrange 46-35, despite 13 points from Cio Seigler Saturday night. [...]

By |January 8th, 2018|Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update: Monday, January 8th

Reinhardt’s Miller Signs 3-Year Contract

After leading the No. 2 Reinhardt Eagles to a record-breaking season and a national runner-up finish in the 2017 NAIA Football National Championship, first-year head football coach James Miller has reached an agreement on a three-year extension, Director of Athletics Bill Popp announced. The deal will keep Miller roaming the sidelines of Ken White Field [...]

By |December 25th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Reinhardt’s Miller Signs 3-Year Contract

Nelson, Horton Team Up Again

Two Cartersville football players will continue as teammates at the next level. Nyvin Nelson and TJ Horton signed the National Letters of Intent with UT-Chattanooga on Early Signing Day Wednesday morning. Did the fact that one was going affect the other's decision? "Yeah, because we are really close," Horton told WBHF. Nelson talked about why [...]

By |December 20th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Nelson, Horton Team Up Again

Turner Signs NLI, Heads to Kansas State

In 2015, former Cartersville tailback Kalin Heath stepped foot at Kansas State. Just three years later, another Cartersville product will do the same. Senior receiver EJ Turner signed his NLI with the Wildcats on Wednesday morning at Cartersville High School. "Oh, it's great," Turner said with excitement. "Me and my family (sic) love it! We've [...]

By |December 20th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Turner Signs NLI, Heads to Kansas State

Frye Heads to Bowling Green

Something unknown came to light on Wednesday morning when Cartersville senior tailback Rico Frye signed his National Letter of Intent to play football at Bowling Green. "The journey has been fun," Frye stated. "This has always been my dream. It's great making that dream come true. It's been fun. I'm really relieved that I got [...]

By |December 20th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Frye Heads to Bowling Green

Johns Signs With Wake Forest

Several Cartersville Purple Hurricane football players signed their National Letters of Intent on Wednesday morning. One was defensive-end and linebacker Jacorey Johns, who will be taking his talents to Winston-Salem, North Carolina to play for the Wake Forest Demon Deacons. "It's a very good school to get a very good education," Johns told WBHF when [...]

By |December 20th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Johns Signs With Wake Forest