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Darlington concluded its 10th annual 7-on-7 Passing Camp on Friday. The camp was attended by Model, Pepperell, Calhoun, East Paulding, South Gwinnett, Lambert and Walton schools.
Making deep runs into the state playoffs this season was the norm for area tennis teams as Trion, Calhoun, Rockmart, Pepperell, Model and Coosa all experienced great success during the season and the playoffs.
Seven local girls tennis teams advanced to the Georgia High School Association State Playoffs this season giving a definite local flair to the postseason.
Two area sophomores led the way for girl’s track teams as 16 local athletes scored points at the Georgia High School Association State Meets in Albany this season.
Twelve area individuals and three area relay teams placed among the state’s best in track and field this season providing multiple highlights at Jefferson in the Georgia High School Association State Track Meet.
For the Rome Wolves and Model Blue Devils, with their respective ace pitchers on the mound, each team knew it had a fighter’s chance at walking away with the win.
Darlington coach Tommy Atha says he and the Tigers’ football coaches were wondering how the squad would respond during spring practices after losing several key players to graduation.
Darlington assistant cross country coach Katie Ellis has been tabbed to take over the reins as head coach of the boys and girls teams this fall, replacing longtime coach Alan Parish.
AUGUSTA — Going into Monday’s Class A Private School State Golf Championships, Darlington coach Josh Hembree said his squad would win state if they played like they should.
A group of Tigers and Bulldogs prepare to chase state golf titles in Augusta Monday in the Georgia High School Association State Golf Tournaments.
Three Darlington players were recently named to the 2014 GHSA Class A, Area 7, All-Area Soccer team by vote of the Area 7 coaches.