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Friday Night Mania: Week 12

The season is nearing an end, as is your chance to win four tickets to the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta! Make sure you fill out your picks to have a chance to visit a unique football experience! The final week is next week, so your time is running out. Here is how [...]

By |October 26th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Friday Night Mania: Week 12

Paulding County Too Much For Colonels

The Cass Colonels (0-8, 0-6) fell to Paulding County on Friday night by a score of 38-20. The Patriots were led by Brantley Mauldin, who threw five touchdown passes in the game. At the half, Cass was down 31-7. Cass quarterback Rhett Moore had a nice game of his own throwing three touchdown passes. He [...]

By |October 21st, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Paulding County Too Much For Colonels

Lawrence Breaks Record Against Chapel Hill

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (9-0, 5-0) defeated the Chapel Hill Panthers (5-3, 2-2) on Friday night by a score of 62-0. It was a big night for Cartersville senior quarterback Trevor Lawrence, who broke the GHSA record for passing yards in a career, which was previously held by current Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson, in [...]

By |October 21st, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Lawrence Breaks Record Against Chapel Hill

Tigers Fall in Region Battle

The Adairsville Tigers (4-4, 2-3) fell to the Bremen Blue Devils (8-0, 5-0) on Friday night in a region contest that cut Adairsville out of the No. 2 seed in its sub-region. The Tigers got on the board first thanks to a field goal by Josh Honea, but Bremen would answer with a field goal [...]

By |October 21st, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Tigers Fall in Region Battle

Friday Night Mania: Week 11

With 13 possible answers last week, everyone had a chance to make up some ground and get in position to win four tickets to the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta! This week, you have 11 questions to make up even more ground. Here are last week's results:   11 -Steve H. 10 - [...]

By |October 20th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Friday Night Mania: Week 11

Local Sports Update: Monday, October 16th

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (8-0, 4-0) grabbed their current state-best 38th consecutive win, as Joey King became the fastest coach to reach 50 career wins in GHSA football with a 63-0 drubbing of Sandy Creek Friday night. Trevor Lawrence completed 15 of his 19 pass attempts for 295 yards and four touchdowns. He is now 105 [...]

By |October 16th, 2017|General, Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update: Monday, October 16th

Raiders Roll Cats

The Woodland Wildcats (3-5, 2-4) fell to the East Paulding Raiders on Friday night by a score of 41-21. Justice Carter scored on a 48-yard touchdown run on Woodland’s first possession, but East Paulding would then go on a 27-0 scoring run that would last into the third quarter. Tyrell Robinson was responsible for touchdown [...]

By |October 14th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Raiders Roll Cats

Rome Buries Cass

The Cass Colonels (0-7, 0-3) fell to the Rome Wolves by a score of 49-0 on Friday night to extend their losing streak and remain winless in the 2017 season. Rome led 21-0 at the end of the first quarter and 42-0 at the end of the second quarter. Jalyn Sykes scored two touchdowns for [...]

By |October 14th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Rome Buries Cass

King Sets Mark With 50th Win

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (8-0, 4-0) grabbed their current state-best 38th consecutive win, as Joey King became the fastest coach to reach 50 career wins in GHSA football with a 63-0 drubbing of Sandy Creek Friday night. The game started quick for Cartersville, as Trevor Lawrence took the first snap 77 yards to the Sandy [...]

By |October 14th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on King Sets Mark With 50th Win

Local Sports Update: Thursday, October 12th

Visiting 8th-ranked Loganville swept Woodland in a doubleheader Wednesday night to win their Class AAAAA best-of-three opening round state playoff series. The Lady Red Devils won the opening game 6-3 and took the second game 13-3 to close out the series. Woodland pitcher Sarah Baynard (7 IP, 6R, 3ER, 13H, 2BB, 1K) suffered the loss. Woodland had [...]

By |October 12th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update: Thursday, October 12th