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Friday Night Mania: Week 10

It's time for Friday Night Mania once again! We have a ton of questions for you to answer for a chance to win four tickets to the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta. Last week's leaders were:   9 - Jeff Hampton 7 - Charles Wilson and Misti Carter 6 - Alan Harris, Stacia [...]

By |October 12th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Friday Night Mania: Week 10

Local Sports Update: Wednesday, October 11th

Today the Woodland softball team will host Loganville in the first round of the GHSA Class 5-A State Fast Pitch Softball Playoffs for a doubleheader, with the first game beginning at 5:00 PM. If a third game is needed in the series, it will be played on Thursday, also at Woodland. The Lady Cats finished [...]

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Colonels Fight, Fall Short

The Cass Colonels (0-6, 0-4) fell to East Paulding on Friday night by a score of 17-9 to remain winless on the season. East Paulding scored on its opening drive of the game to grab an early 7-0 lead, but would then find moving the ball on the Colonels difficult for the remainder of the [...]

By |October 7th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Colonels Fight, Fall Short

Cass Fights, Falls to East Paulding

The Cass Colonels (0-6, 0-4) fell to East Paulding on Friday night by a score of 17-9 to remain winless on the season. East Paulding scored on its opening drive of the game to grab an early 7-0 lead, but would then find moving the ball on the Colonels difficult for the remainder of the [...]

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Woodland Loses Late Lead Friday, Falls to Paulding County

The Woodland Wildcats (3-4, 2-3) knew they had their cut out for them on Friday night against the Paulding County Patriots, who won in the final seconds of regulation 35-34. Woodland was set to kick the ball off to begin the game, but coach Tony Plott dialed up an onside kick, which Woodland recovered. Brody [...]

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Adairsville Falls Short Against Rival Calhoun

The Adairsville Tigers dropped to 3-3 on the season and 1-2 in region play with a 42-16 loss to the Calhoun Yellow Jackets on Friday night. Adairsville gave itself a position to hang close with Calhoun, as it forced a three-and-out and then got the ball inside the 10-yard line on its opening drive, but [...]

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Canes Rout Grangers

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes (7-0, 3-0) were led by Trevor Lawrence’s six touchdown passes in the first half to come away with a 56-0 win over the LaGrange Grangers. Lawrence and company got started quickly with a 43-yard touchdown strike to J’Kobe Orr to give the Canes an early 7-0 lead in the first quarter. [...]

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Friday Night Mania: Week 9

Two months are in the books and there is a clear front-runner to win Friday Night Mania. The winner of Friday Night Mania wins four tickets to the College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta. If you're behind, don't fret as there is still another month left of picks to be made. Here is your [...]

By |October 5th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Friday Night Mania: Week 9

Local Sports Update: Thursday, October 5th

The Cartersville volleyball team defeated Troup County in straight sets Wednesday at Chapel Hill 25-13 and 25-19 to reach the winners’ bracket final of the region tournament, and improved to 24-3 on the season. The top-seeded Lady Canes will play sixth-seeded Central-Carroll at 5:30 pm with the winner advancing to the region championship match. Also [...]

By |October 5th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update: Thursday, October 5th

Local Sports Update: Tuesday, October 3rd

Woodland softball lost its opening game of the region tournament Monday night in Carrollton to the Kell Longhorns, 8-3. Caroline Higdon had two hits and one RBI for Woodland. Audrey Morris, Jordan Duck, and Morgan Bailey contributed one hit each. Ansley Evans added one RBI. Woodland will play Hiram at 5:30 today in an elimination [...]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update: Tuesday, October 3rd