Youth Sports

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The B15 Arsenal Select team qualified for the State Cup, a GSSA sanctioned tournament for the top 16 teams in the state. They beat Concorde Fire South Black, who finished 4th in Classic Blue, in the play-in game this Saturday. In an 8-2 thrashing goals came from Gonzalo Lemus, Brady Williams…

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Three Arsenal Select teams are attempting to qualify for the State Cup. The B15 play this Saturday at 10am at Grizzard Park against Concorde Fire South Black. The B13 play Sunday in Atlanta against Concorde Fire Central Elite. The G16 lost their play-in (1st round) game 3-2 to RYSA Revolutio…

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ROME/FLOYD YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP — Rome High School’s football team is hosting a free youth football camp May 23-24 at Rome High School for all Rome and Floyd County students who will be entering first through sixth grade in the fall. The camp will be from 4-6:30 p.m. each day. A late registra…

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Aidan Kramer of Oviedo, Florida, earned his first AJGA win on Sunday with a 7-under-par 206 at the Rome Junior Classic presented by State Mutual Insurance Company. Megan Schofill of Monticello, Florida, topped the Girls Division with a 7-under-par 206 for her second AJGA win and first since …

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The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams enjoyed the change in weather this weekend. The Select teams split a 3-3 record to bring their season record 23-19-5. The Academy teams went 3-7-2 in Carrollton with the GA Storm on Saturday and 3-3-1 with Jones Bridge in Atlanta on Sunday mak…

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The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams kept rolling this weekend and we headed into the last half of the season. The Select teams posted a 5-5-1 record making their season record 20-16-5. The Academy teams went 3-3 with Concorde Black on Saturday and 3-7-2 with MAYS Striker on Sund…

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The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams got some games in before the storm. The Select teams posted a 2-3-2 making their season record 15-11-4. Over the past two weekends the Academy teams carded a 6-2-1 record with Brookhaven and a 3-7-4 with the Cherokee Impact making their season…

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Patrons and spectators enjoyed an evening of top-notch tennis while also helping raise money for a good cause on Saturday. Tennis professionals Melanie Oudin and Edina Gallovits-Hall headlined a pair of exhibition matches at Coosa Country Club as part of A Day for Puerto Rico, a fundraising …

The Coosa Middle School team won the Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation 2018 Prep League Baseball Junior Varsity regular season title after going 10-0. The team will start the postseason tournament Monday at Riverview Park. Shown are players Andrew Earwood (from left, front row), Pacey Smith, R…

TENNIS 101 — The Coosa Valley Tennis Association is holding Adult Tennis 101, a six-week beginner’s class, beginning Monday at the Etowah Tennis Center. The cost is $50 per person and includes a tennis racket, a one-year USTA membership and a one-time USTA league fee. The class meets each Mo…

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Rome Area Volleyball Club 14s team had a successful weekend at the Atlanta Volleyball Academy's March Mash-Up volleyball tournament in Atlanta earlier this month. The young team finished in first place after winning 11 of 12 sets. 

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The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams roared back into action this past weekend. The Select teams posted 7 wins, 2 losses, and a tie to boost their season record to 9-7-2. The Academy teams went 4-7-2 with SSA Kennesaw Black and SSA North GA Gray making their season record 11-19-5.

The Rome Area Volleyball Club's 17 Blue team placed second at the C4 South Carpet Capital Tournament earlier this month in Dalton. Shown are coach Dusty Cothran (from left), players Brette Bata, Erin Paul, Maggie Bagwell, Carson Powell, Katy Ingram, Grace Stanley, Katie Beth Davis, Emma Ledf…

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The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams got a few games in this past weekend before the weather shut everything down. The Select teams went 0-2-1 to make their season record 2-5-1, while the Academy teams went to Smyrna and posted a 2-7 record, making their season record 7-12-3.

Rome Area Volleyball’s 16 blue team opened its season last weekend at the Push1 block party tournament in Hiram. The team finished with seven set wins and three losses to place second. Shown are coach Lisa Carper (from left) and players Emma Dickinson, Maggie Jon White, Kaylee Adams, Halle M…

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The YMCA’s Arsenal Rome Select and Academy teams began play this past weekend for the spring season. The Select teams got 2 wins and 3 losses while the Academy teams went 2-3-3 hosting Atlanta’s Concorde on Saturday and 2-3 hosting Dalton and Chattanooga teams on Sunday.

The Thundercats won the Rome-Floyd Park and Recreation 8-and-under girls season championship Thursday evening. Shown are players Kylie Robinson (front row, from left), Baylen Robinson, Georgia Kate Barksdale, Annelise Mitchell, Savannah Minshew (second row, from left), Avagail Barksdale, Iri…

The RFPRD 8U St. Mary’s Knights finished the regular season with a perfect record. The team includes coach Gina Lance (from left), players Javia Woodard, Anna Claire Lance, Deriona Ragland, Abby Kate Jackson, Samantha Betz, Marley Hall, Caroline Piller, Annelise Jessie, Madelyn Rec and coach…

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The Rome Arsenal G14 Athena squad captured the Atlanta Showdown tournament this past weekend in John's Creek. Arsenal compiled three wins and a tie and faced two U15 teams during the event. Arsenal grabbed a 2-1 win in the opening game against Peachtree City Football Club. Ashley Marin and P…

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The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Soccer Club Select teams posted 3 wins, 1 loss, and a tie with limited action over fall break to improve their season record 21-15-5. The Academy went 1-4-1 in Dalton Saturday. On Sunday they hosted the Impact from Cherokee county and went 6-11 to make their season re…

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The Rome YMCA’s Arsenal Soccer Club Select teams posted 6 wins, 3 losses, and 3 ties this weekend. That makes their season record 12-9-3. The Academy went to Brookhaven Saturday and came away with 6 wins and 4 losses. On Sunday they hosted Concorde Fire and went 1-7-1. That gives them a seas…

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