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Seven local volleyball squads aim to earn wins tonight in the hopes of reaching the final eight in the Georgia High School Association State Playoffs.
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The postseason for high school softball and volleyball teams begins this week and numerous local teams will be taking to the court and the diamond in first-round action.
Darlington head coach Tommy Atha described Friday’s 23-0 home victory over Dade County as a blue-collar win.
A solid rushing attack and a couple of key defensive stops helped lead Coosa to a 17-8 comeback win over Darlington in a junior varsity contest Thursday night at Coosa.
The last of our local teams enter region play this week in Region 5-AAA, while teams in Region 7-AA, 6-A, 6-AAA and 7-AAAAA all have key contests as teams being to move closer to the end of the season.
It took 30 points for Coosa to close its second and final set against Darlington, but when they did, the Lady Eagles erupted in celebration: they had just won their school’s first area championship.
It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Darlington’s cross country teams and a couple of Tigers runners continue to turn heads.
Despite losing to Armuchee, 4-0, in the Region 7-AA semifinals at Alto Park Tuesday afternoon, the Darlington Lady Tigers head into the state playoffs as the third seed.
Darlington punched its ticket into the Class AA State Softball Playoffs on Monday at Alto Park by topping Coosa and then downing Dade County 11-1 in the Region 7-AA Softball Tournament.
Darlington beat Chattooga in the first round of the Region 7-AA softball tournament Saturday afternoon at Alto Park, but fell to Gordon Lee in the next round.