The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes defeated the Clarke Central Gladiators on Saturday evening 43-10. Kendrick Price scored on a 66-yard touchdown pass from Paul Gamble on the Canes' opening possession. In an effort to control the game early, Cartersville attempted and converted the 2-point conversion by Collin Fletcher to open up an 8-0 lead. The Gladiators [read more...]
The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes defeated the Lithonia Bulldogs on Friday night 51-0 during the first round of the GHSA Class-5A state playoffs. Cartersville’s defense stole the show in the first half. On Lithonia’s opening drive, Myles Forristall recovered a fumble and ran it into the end zone for an early 7-0 Canes lead. But the [read more...]
The Cass Colonels fell to the St. Pius Lions on Friday night 42-9 during the first round of the GHSA Class-5A state playoffs. The Cass offense moved the ball methodically down the field for most of the first half and didn’t punt the ball away until late in the third quarter. On Cass’ opening possession, [read more...]
Cartersville fans were greeted with a surprise in Game 1, when Hunter Osborn returned to the mound for his first start in 27 days. Osborn looked sharp at times, but allowed four runs in the second inning, which included a three-run home run. That would be everything the Buford Wolves would need, as Jake Higginbotham [read more...]
The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes baseball team was behind after a two-run homer in the first inning, but they didn't quit. The offense helped Destin Herron and Lane Wilson close out the game with seven unanswered runs in route to a 7-2 victory over the Callaway Cavaliers. Game 3 was postponed by one day to to [read more...]
Game 3 between the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes and the Callaway Cavaliers has been postponed, due to weather. The new scheduled date for the Game 3 match-up is Thursday at 5 pm. Keep it tuned in to AM 1450 WBHF for any further updates.
It was scary and close, but the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes split the first two games with the Callaway Cavaliers on Tuesday night. The Canes were shut out 1-0 during the first game, but were able to come out on top 4-3 for Game 2. Despite a strong performance from Garrett Rutledge, the Canes lost Game [read more...]