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The Sonoraville Lady Phoenix made it all the way to the championship match in Rockmart’s annual Tournament at the Rock, but came up just short against a tough Carrollton team.
A quick downpour right as the game began probably had Armuchee players worried that Tuesday’s game would be yet another cancellation.
Cass had a 2-1 lead against Rome and it was a tight softball game, in all aspects, through the first three innings.
It wasn’t like most Friday night football games. The preseason scrimmage between Darlington and Mount Paran was more of a full-contact practice session between peers.
High school football players tired of hitting and tackling their teammates get a chance to hit some different opponents tonight as every Rome-area football team plays a preseason game. Three games feature local teams facing off with Model playing at Pepperell, Rome traveling to Calhoun and Coosa traveling to Gordon Central.
Darlington senior linebacker Robert Muschamp has been named to the Class AA Preseason All-State Football squad by Georgia High School Football Daily.
On Saturday morning at the Huffman Center at Darlington, eight local high school volleyball teams will enter the building and when the smoke clears one will leave as the 2014 Battle of the Counties champion.
Local softball teams will see plenty of action this weekend in the Lady Devil Classic at Alto Park hosted by Model High School.
Darlington’s campus stood relatively quiet Friday afternoon but on the back side of the practice fields several dozen Tigers wearing helmets, shorts and shirts went through drill after drill, preparing for the upcoming season.
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.