Cedartown High School varsity baseball player Dylan Cupp is making great strides in his baseball career.
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Steadily, the Rockmart High School track and field teams set their pace on the first day of the Region 6-3A championships last week.
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Falcons decided not to pick their quarterback of the future, going for more immediate help by selecting Florida tight end Kyle Pitts at No. 4 in the NFL draft on Thursday night.
After a strong showing at the Region 7-4A track meet last week, several Cedartown High School track and field athletes are advancing to the state sectionals.
With the spring sports season winding down, some of Polk County’s top athletes worked to hone their techniques for the postseason Thursday, April 15, at the Polk County Track and Field Championships at Cedartown High School.
Cedartown baseball has heated up at the right time and, entering the final week of the regular season, the Bulldogs control their own destiny in Region 7-4A.
The Rockmart High School varsity baseball team entered the final week of the regular season with a bit of momentum thanks to a big performance from junior Trevor Caldwell.
Time is running out for the Rockmart High School baseball team as their hopes of making the playoffs are in jeopardy.
Cedartown soccer is finishing strong as the boys and girls programs race towards the finish line. The Bulldogs are enjoying a five-game winning streak, while the Lady Bulldogs added a key victory last week.
It might not have come in the blowout fashion they have gotten used to this season, but Cedartown baseball was able to win last week’s Region 7-4A series against Pickens.
The Rockmart High School tennis teams have maintained a firm hold at or near the top of the Region 6-3A standings this season, even as it gets closer to the final matches of the regular season.
After a scorching hot start to region play, the Bulldogs cooled off a bit in north Georgia last week. The Bulldogs suffered their first series loss in Region 7-4A action, falling in two out of three contests to Northwest Whitfield.
Cedartown track has had a very impressive start to its 2021 campaign. The boys and girls squads have been in action recently and each have put together strong performances against top competition.
A brisk first day of spring welcomed young athletes and their families to Bert Wood Athletic Complex in Cedartown on Saturday as three youth sports programs joined together to mark the opening day of the spring sports season.
As much as family has been a part of Sherman Davis’ time at Rockmart High School, he was ready to base his choice to play college football on that same value.
Despite being placed in one of the toughest regions in Class 4A, Cedartown’s boys and girls soccer programs have found success in 2021. Both teams picked up key non-region victories last week and are hoping that momentum will carry over into the remaining Region 7-4A schedule.
Heading into their region opening series with the Ridgeland Panthers, Cedartown baseball was challenged by their coaching staff to work on improving the squad’s hitting.
The Cedartown High School family gained a new leader for the girls’ softball program last week as Jamie Monroe was named the Lady Bulldogs’ new head coach.
Michael Devoe scored 20 points and Georgia Tech topped No. 15 Florida State 80-75 to win the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament championship Saturday night in Greensboro, N.C.
Part two of the baseball rivalry between Cedartown and Rockmart lived up to the previous meeting between the two cross-county foes, just extended by a few innings.
The tennis programs at Rockmart High School have risen to the top ranks of the region and state in recent years, and they are working hard to make up for lost time.
After a grueling non-region schedule, Cedartown tennis coaches Matt Bentley and Matt Foster knew that their teams would be prepared for the slate of Region 7-4A matches.
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.
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.