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Cartersville Opens Postseason With Win

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (11-0, 7-0) won their opening round of the GHSA Class 4-A Football Playoffs on Friday night with a 48-21 victory over the Pickens Dragons. Cartersville came out firing in the first half of play, with four passing touchdowns from Trevor Lawrence. Rico Frye added a rushing score and Kaleb Chatman recovered [...]

By |November 11th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Cartersville Opens Postseason With Win

Friday Night Mania Winner

Thank you to everyone who participated in Friday Night Mania in its inaugural year! The regular season has come to an end, which means it's time to announce this year's winner of four tickets to the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta. Here are the final standings:   1st Place: Alan Harris - 65 [...]

By |November 7th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Friday Night Mania Winner

Canes Capture Region, Lawrence Captures Record

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (10-0, 6-0) captured the Region 5 crown on Friday night with a 52-13 win over the Troup County Tigers, on a night that also saw Trevor Lawrence break Deshaun Watson's record for touchdown passes in a career with 156. The Canes opened the game with the ball but were unable to [...]

By |November 4th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Canes Capture Region, Lawrence Captures Record

Adairsville Advances to State Playoffs

The Adairsville Tigers (6-4, 4-3) defeated the Lakeview Fort-Oglethorpe Warriors on the road on Friday night by a score of 34-21. The win assured Adairsville of its spot in postseason play with the opponent still to be announced. Adairsville fell behind early after a 1-yard touchdown run by Nathan Williams, but Travon Branch would have [...]

By |November 4th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Adairsville Advances to State Playoffs

Cass Falls To Carrollton

The Cass Colonels fell to the Carrollton Trojans on Friday night by a score of 31-13 to conclude their 2017 campaign. Carrollton led Cass by a score of 31-0 at the end of the first half and outgained the Colonels 240-58 in that span, which was the big difference in the game. Cass did put [...]

By |November 4th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Cass Falls To Carrollton

Wolves Rout ‘Cats

The Rome Wolves finished their season with a flourish defeating the Woodland Wildcats (3-7, 2-6) by a score of 62-0 on Friday night. Rome led 55-0 in the first half and limited Woodland to just 24 offensive yards. Woodland ends its season with the most wins it has had since 2013. Woodland returns 30 juniors [...]

By |November 4th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Wolves Rout ‘Cats

Friday Night Mania: Week 13

This is the last Friday Night Mania for everyone! That's right! Next week, WBHF will announce the winner of four tickets the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta! Don't miss out on your selections this week. Here are the results from  last week:   5 - Tony Roberts and Brenton Baggett 4 - Alan [...]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Friday Night Mania: Week 13

Wildcats Battle, Fall to Longhorns

The Woodland Wildcats (3-6) fell at home to the Kell Longhorns (5-4) on Friday night with a final score of 21-12. The Wildcats opened the game with a long drive capped off by a 3-yard Brody Williams quarterback run off the right side of the offensive line. But a botched extra point would leave the score 6-0, [...]

By |October 28th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Wildcats Battle, Fall to Longhorns

Eye of the Tiger: Adairsville Wins, Looking at Playoffs

The Adairsville Tigers (5-4, 3-3) defeated the Haralson County Rebels on Friday night by a score of 32-0. The Tigers will be the third seed from its respective sub-region and will play next week for a playoff berth. The Tigers scored first with a 16-yard touchdown run from Mason Boswell to lead 7-0. On its [...]

By |October 28th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Eye of the Tiger: Adairsville Wins, Looking at Playoffs

Cass Routed By Villa Rica

The Cass Colonels (0-9, 0-7) fell to the Villa Rica Wildcats on Friday night by a score of 42-7. The Colonels struggled to stop the rushing attack that has made Villa Rica so successful in 2017 as the Wildcats led 28-0 at the half. Villa Rica would score two more touchdowns, including a scoop-and-score before Logan [...]

By |October 28th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Cass Routed By Villa Rica