At this point, there should be little surprise when there is an exciting finish in a game between Cedartown and Rockmart.
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Cedartown head boys basketball coach Benjie Frazier took a deep breath after the team’s first round state playoff victory last week and took stock of how far they had come.
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Despite some postseason honors and milestones for its players, the Rockmart High School girls’ basketball team ran into some tough times in the Region 6-3A tournament last week at Sonoraville.
Prior to the start of the season, Cedartown boys basketball head coach Benjie Frazier said that this season’s team could be a special group.
Entering last week, Cedartown baseball was expecting to have three games under their belt by the time Saturday evening came around.
2020 was a year of change for Cedartown girls basketball. Not only did the Lady Bulldogs have to move from the Region 5-4A of old to the new Region 7-4A, but they also had to do it under a completely new coaching staff.
Major League Baseball unveiled the minor league schedule for the 2021 season Thursday, as the Rome Braves prepare for another season of minor league baseball in the Seven Hills.
High school basketball teams across the state are battling for region titles and a spot in the state playoffs this week, and Polk County teams are right in the mix as well.
It is officially time to start a new soccer season on the west side of Polk County. After replacing last year’s graduating class and moving to a new region, there is even more change for Cedartown’s soccer programs this year.
Get ready to smell the fresh cut grass and hear the familiar sounds of bats making contact and balls hitting leather as this week marks the start of Cedartown baseball.
It had been 18 years since Rockmart High School had won a state wrestling championship when this year’s crop of Yellow Jackets walked into the Macon Centreplex last week.
The battles were hard-fought for the Rockmart wrestling team on Friday evening as the Jackets hosted the Area 4-3A traditional tournament.
Despite an odd season that was set apart by COVID-19 precautions and a move to later in the school year, Polk County’s varsity competition cheerleading squads are working to save the best for last.
Cedartown’s Mat Dawgs will have representation at the GHSA State Wrestling Championships this week after some battling at the Region 7-4A Traditional Tournament over the weekend.
Despite a challenging mid-season stretch for the Cedartown Lady Bulldogs that saw them lose four important region games, the girls basketball squad was able to finish the regular season on a high note.
The Rockmart Middle School wrestling team capped off its 2020-2021 season recently with a third place finish at its league tournament.
The Cedartown Lady Bulldogs manufactured a 2-1 record in last week’s action, keeping the girls basketball team in the top four seeds of the region standings.
A little motivation from the late Kobe Bryant helped spark the Rockmart girls’ basketball team early against Region 6-3A foe Ringgold on Friday night.
Fresh off an area duals championship, Rockmart’s wrestling team was not about to let up last Friday when it came time to cement its spot among the top eight teams in Class 3A.
Both Rockmart and Sonoraville have region championship experience with the Lady Jackets winning the Region 7-AA crown last season and the Lady Phoenix earning the Region 6-AAA title.
Javin Whatley’s skills with the rock the last four seasons have kept the Rockmart Yellow Jackets offense among the most lethal in Northwest Georgia.
The year 2020 was a complicated one for varsity football coaches to navigate through, filled with the challenges of practicing and competing in the day-to-day grind while also ensuring student-athletes’ health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Christmas break gave the Rockmart High School basketball teams some workouts on the court as they took part in the Adairsville Ace Christmas Bash.
The visiting Cleveland Browns scored 14 seconds into the game and Kareem Hunt ran for two touchdowns Sunday en route to a 48-37 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers in an AFC wild card game.
One of the most successful football seasons in Polk County in over 50 years produced a long list of accolades for the high school football players who showed out on Friday nights last fall.
How do you follow up winning the 45th Annual Hilburn-Patterson Haralson County Invitational? Well, if you are the Cedartown Lady Bulldogs, you garner two huge wins before running into some stiff competition.
It took some extra planning and logistics, but the 41st Jacket Invitational once again hosted some of the top wrestling talent in the state last week at Rockmart High School.
Mixed results were found in the Cedartown boys basketball team’s return to the Haralson County Invitational Tournament last week. But, as head coach Benjie Frazier put it, he still views it as a win.
If you have attended any basketball games at the varsity, junior varsity, or middle school level this year, you may have noticed a change in the way fouls are counted toward the one-and-one application.
Cedartown wrestling is currently undergoing a culture change. And, to hear coach Spencer Jones put it, it’s much more of a marathon than a simple race.
Baker Mayfield passed for 297 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Cleveland Browns to a 20-6 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday night at East Rutherford, N.J.
The foundations of a solid wrestling program has helped the Rockmart High School Yellow Jackets get a solid start to the 2020-2021 season, even though they are on the younger side.
Howard Edmonds "Doc" Ayers, who became synonymous with Cedartown athletics and lifting up local youth, passed away Saturday morning, Dec. 19, according to a family post on Facebook.
The hours spent talking to coaches, working out with his team and weighing the outcomes of a life-impacting decision seemed to be a distant thought for Cedartown’s Jayden Johnson last Wednesday.
Jumping into a new region with new team personnel is never the easiest thing to do, but Rockmart High School’s varsity basketball teams are navigating the situation as best as they can.