Calhoun tops Coosa 67-59
Every game has a beginning, a middle and an end. And after Darlington’s 55-47 win over Calhoun in the the Lady Tiger Thanksgiving Classic at Van Es Arena, Darlington head coach Josh Hembree said his team just needs to learn how to begin and end games better.
With each passing week in the postseason as the number of teams dwindles, the competition gets stiffer.
The Calhoun boys and girls swim team got the chance to practice for the first time in the brand new Aquatic Center on Friday as construction is now complete on the state-of-the-art complex that is adjacent to the new high school gym.
The Calhoun wrestling team opened up the season on Saturday at the Raider Rumble Duals at Southeast Whitfield by going 4-1 in their matches to secure a second-place finish. Their only loss on the day came against Northwest Whitfield in the finals.
COLUMBUS — Three fingers raised and two connected in a circle; some say it looks like the number three, others say it looks like the letter B.
Calhoun senior McClain Kessler (seated, second from right) signed a tennis scholarship on Wednesday with the University of Florida (Gainesville, Fla.).
The Armuchee Indians captured their first state cheerleading state title Saturday morning in Columbus scoring 249 points to best Region 7-AA rival Coosa, which finished in second place three points behind the Indians at 246.
Calhoun is on a roll. After an undefeated regular season, the Jackets stormed past the Rockmart Yellow Jackets, 43-14, in GHSA Playoff 1st round action.
In the last decade or so, this time of year is when Calhoun teams try to put another successful addition into the history of Yellow Jacket football. Judging by the way this year’s team has played in the regular season, they’re primed to write their own memorable chapter.
The Calhoun Lady Jackets competition cheerleading team had a big day at Kennesaw Mountain on Saturday as they claimed the Region 6-AAA Championship and earned a trip straight into the Class AAA State Competition in Columbus this coming Saturday.