It took a season that included some tough lessons and some soul searching, but the Coosa boys' soccer team is returning to the state playoffs. And they've got a good bit of momentum behind them.
The Unity Christian girls’ tennis team were runners-up in the GICAA individual championships and the team championships at the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College.
Rome will be the destination for some of the top high school baseball teams and their fans for the third year in a row thanks to the Atlanta Braves and the Georgia High School Association’s new partnership.
The Coosa girls’ soccer team ended the regular season on a two-game skid, but the team has its eyes set on what's next when the GHSA Class AA state playoffs get underway next week.
The Rome High boys’ basketball team has seen three head coaches over the last five years, and new head coach Terry Smith hopes he’s in the first stages of bringing some continuity to the team.
Josie McGraw shot a 40 and Sydnie Edwards shot a 42 to pace the Pepperell girls’ golf team to a victory at the girls’ Floyd County Invitational on Monday.
The Darlington boys’ tennis team started the Area 4-A Private tournament on a high note and while the day didn’t quite as well as the team would’ve hoped, its first-round win against Mt. Pisgah got the Tigers through the day and into the GHSA state playoffs.
The Unity Christian girls’ tennis team has established itself as one of the most successful teams in the area since 2016 and the Lady Lions are looking to extend that success this week.
After some close region losses last months, the Rome High girls’ soccer team managed to close out their regular season on a good note Friday and clinch a home match to start the postseason.
When the Rome High baseball team dropped its first two region games of the season against Carrollton, coach Jim Tejcek’s outlook for the team didn’t change.
The last three seasons have seen Rockmart’s tennis teams consistently battle for both region and state supremacy, but they had yet to have both its boys and girls crowned region champions.
The Rome High boys’ tennis team will be back on the courts today to try and improve their standing in the state playoffs after going 1-1 on the first day of the Region 7-5A tournament.
In what has become a normal occurrence, Floyd County teams spent another day dodging rain and looking for a clear window to get things done.
Jeff Hunnicutt has been around football in Floyd County for most of his life. And it is a Floyd County football team that is giving him his first chance at being a head coach.
A seven-run first inning gave the Rockmart baseball team the boost it needed and pitcher Ty Floyd put the game away with his performance on the mound.
A little rain wasn't enough to cool down Rome High as the boys’ and girls’ track and field teams swept the Floyd County Championships for the second year in a row.
For the Pepperell boys’ soccer team, it’s not always about scoring a lot of goals so much as it is keeping the ball out of the opponent's net.
A six-goal first half gave the Model girls' soccer team the cushion it needed to get a 10-0 win over Pepperell at home Tuesday in a game cut short by the mercy rule.
The Rome High boys' soccer team fought to end its spring break on a high note this weekend, playing in the Adidas Smoky Mountain Cup in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
It was a year ago that Armuchee's boys' soccer team was on the verge of a breakthrough that would thrust them into the Class AA Elite Eight.
A hotly-contested Region 7-AA baseball game was broken open in the final inning just enough to allow the Rockmart Yellow Jackets to take a 6-4 win over Pepperell.
One of the most decorated groups of Darlington wrestlers was celebrated this week as four seniors moved to continue their education and wrestling careers at the next level.
The Rome Tennis Center at Berry College was alive with activity Thursday with boys’ and girls’ tennis teams from the four Floyd County schools taking to the courts for some Region 7-AA competition.
The Model baseball team won its fifth out of its last six games Wednesday, holding off Cedartown in a non-region 8-6 win on the road.
There’s less than a month left in the high school soccer season, and local teams are pushing themselves to get the most out of the remaining matches.
Model’s Cody Boazman followed up a strong first-round performance in the Floyd County Invitational with more of the same Wednesday, shooting back-to-back 36s to take low-medalist and lead the Blue Devils to a first-place finish.
The Rome High baseball team has been methodically getting win after win in recent weeks, leading up to the Wolves 11-2 victory over Region 7-5A opponent Hiram on Tuesday.
When Darlington's Tate Ratledge was told to go onto the football field after school Tuesday, he thought head coach Tommy Atha was going to make the team go through some pre-pre-spring workout.
Coming off of a 10th-place finish in the Lady Warrior Invitational this past Saturday, the Pepperell girls’ golf team will have to wait to compete in the Floyd County Invitational.
A pair of solid rounds gave the Darlington girls’ golf team a boost at the Lady Rambler Invitational that sent them to the top of the team standings.
The years that Emily Claytor spent on the basketball courts and athletic fields of Lindale and Floyd County have paved the way for her newest role.
During a break in the gloomy weather that has plagued spring sports so far this season, the Darlington track and field teams had a window of opportunity with a bright, sunny day to host a meet at Chris Hunter Stadium on Thursday.
Members of the Rome-based Three Rivers Swim Club recently competed against hundreds of the top swimmers from across the southeast in sectional championship meets.
The Armuchee boys’ tennis team earned two shutouts Thursday at the Rome Tennis Center at Berry College, topping Chattooga and Dade County 5-0 in a rare doubleheader on the courts.
A relentless Carrollton squad kept the pressure on the Darlington girls' lacrosse team on Tuesday as the two teams fought at Chris Hunter Stadium.
The Armuchee varsity boys' soccer team started the week off on the right foot, picking up Region 7-AA wins over Gordon Central and Rockmart.
Sophomore pitcher Will Miller earned his first varsity win Monday as the Armuchee baseball team topped Region 7-AA foe Gordon Central 5-2 at Armuchee.
The Model baseball team jumped out quick against Armuchee scoring two runs in the first inning and holding on for a 3-1 Region 7-AA win against the Indians.
Spending time at Barron Stadium on Saturday would uncover a few tense moments for Rome High's track and field athletes. Yet despite an influx of new schools and tougher competition, the hosts of the Rome Relays were able to let out a victory howl at the end.
Local baseball teams got a taste of minor league action Saturday when several of them made the short trip to State Mutual Stadium to participate in the annual Rome Braves High School Invitational.
With the high school basketball season already wrapped up, players from Northwest Georgia were given the opportunity to don their school jerseys one last time.