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Darlington’s girls and Rome’s boys each grabbed team titles Saturday morning at the All-Area Cross Country Meet at Berry College.
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.
For one quarter Friday night, Model running back Nakyle Watkins went full throttle.
Three fourth-quarter touchdowns propelled Armuchee’s junior varsity football squad past Model for the Indians’ first win of the year Thursday night at Model.
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.
The winner of the Area 6-AA volleyball tournament came as a surprise to no one.
A different pair of shoes and an unintended break from running failed to faze the front runners on Tuesday as Model freshman Carah Arrant and Pepperell’s Brian Vincent claimed the girls’ and boys’ county titles at the Floyd County Cross Country Meet at Georgia Highlands.
After Friday night’s game against Model, Darlington head coach Tommy Atha congratulated his team, spoke to jubilant fans and parents, then took a second to relax on his sideline bench: His Tigers had just knocked off the undefeated Blue Devils with a spectacular touchdown in overtime.
Hang on to your hats and possibly your ponchos and umbrellas as a couple of huge games highlight action tonight and the weather forecast could call for rainy conditions.
Coosa has had the best season of any volleyball team in the Rome area and at 34-8-3, the record speaks for itself, but after splitting a pair of hard-fought matches head coach Nic Hann was not pleased.
The Top Ten teams in the Georgia Sports Writers Association Prep Football Polls of the 2014 season with first-place votes in parentheses and won-loss record, total points and position last week at right: