High School Sports

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The Calhoun Yellow Jackets got their pursuit of a state-record 18th straight region title off to a flying start last Friday, but they will face a different kind of challenge this week as they head on the road into another team’s house that would like nothing more than to play spoiler.

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Sonoraville head coach Trace Vaughn taught his daughter Kailey (Vaughn) Martin a lot of what she knows about the game of volleyball. On Thursday, Martin got a chance to show her father what she has learned over the years from him when her Adairsville Lady Tigers took on the Lady Phoenix in a…

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Football is back and baseball is rolling down the stretch with pennant races heating up. I was talking to some of my friends the other day about how weird it will be for the Braves to be relevant in September again this year as for the last several years, I’ve been fully focused on football …

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Coming off an emotional, hard-fought, extra-innings win over their rival Sonoraville last Thursday, the Calhoun Lady Jackets could’ve looked at the matchup against Murray County, who is winless in region play this year, and gone through the motions against a lesser opponent. They did the exa…

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The Calhoun Yellow Jackets were relentless and opportunistic in all phases of game against Therrell on Friday, efficiently dispatching the Panthers 52-6 in front of a raucous home-opening crowd at The Reeve.

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The Sonoraville defense did their best to hold Darlington off the scoreboard, but eventually the Tigers’ efficient running game broke through to lead them to a non-region home victory.

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The Sonoraville Phoenix passed one non-region test last Friday with their 21-14 victory over Model in the season opener, but it’s right back to work this week as they will face an even tougher one away from home.

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After storming past Ridgeland 45-21 in the regular season opener, the Calhoun Yellow Jackets will strap on the gold domes and take to the Phil Reeve Stadium turf for the first time this season for another non-region test against the Therrell Panthers on Friday at 7:30 p.m.

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The Calhoun Lady Jackets have gotten off to an incredible start to the 2018 season, including racking up a 15-1 record and winning both the At The Rock Tournament (Rockmart High) and the Rally on the Ridge Tournament (Fannin County). But before Tuesday, they hadn’t gotten a chance to display…

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Sonoraville starting pitcher Taylor Long took a hard line drive right back off her that resulted in a hit by the leadoff batter in the first inning on Thursday against North Murray. That might’ve rattled some pitchers. But all the freshman Long did was not allow another hit the rest of her t…

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After starting the season with a couple losses, Calhoun seems to have found their stride. The Lady Jackets used strong pitching, solid defense and a few timely hits to earn a 3-1 victory over Adairsville on Monday for their fourth win in a row.

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The Sonoraville Firebirds wrestling team had a special season last year as they rallied together to perform their best at the most crucial part of the season and that resulted in the Class AAA Traditionals Team State Championship. Now, each member of the team and coachings staff have a perma…

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Both teams from Gordon County went into their preseason scrimmage looking for something positive to carry into the regular season, but it was Gordon Central that came away with more confidence going forward and Sonoraville who has some things to figure out before they open the schedule in a …

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