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July 05, 2015
Sports
Harrison pleased with Raiders so far
Habersham Central High School has now held spring practice for six days. After its first four days, first-year HCHS Head Coach Benji Harrison said he is pleased with the players’ effort, enthusiasm...
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McCoy having ‘magical year’ for Bulldogs
Lee McCoy has had a record setting, record tying, All-SEC, nationally ranked in the top five kind of year for the University of Georgia golf team. He’s getting ready to play for a national champion...
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TFS track and field athletes advance to state competition
Several Tallulah Falls School track and field athletes are moving to state-level competition May 8-9 or May 14-16 after a May 2 competition at Landmark Christian. The Georgia High School Associatio...
May 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dowdy, Zavala, Fairbairn, Bevers make All-Region
Habersham Central High School soccer continues to represent its badge well as Adam Dowdy, Johnny Zavala, Michael Fairbairn and Ally Bevers all made Region 6-AAAAAA All-Region listings. Dowdy, a jun...
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Mayes clears the bar for state
Habersham Central High School had three athletes advance to the Georgia High School Association AAAAAA Sectional A after posting top-four performances at the region meet. Saturday, Scarlett Mayes a...
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TFS middle school track teams win Tri-State Championships
A stellar season for the Tallulah Falls School middle school track and field team ended with both boys and girls winning the Tri-State Conference Championship April 27 at Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School...
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Cardiac kids continue to thrill in state playoffs: Raiders defeat Lassiter in penalty kicks
Habersham Central High School’s varsity boys’ soccer team made its way back into the state playoffs for the first time since the 2012 season. Wednesday night, it did something it hasn’t done since ...
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PC Letter Club names 3 to HOF
The Piedmont College Letter Club inducted three new members to its Sports Hall of Fame during Alumni Weekend activities held April 11 in Demorest. This year’s class includes Lauren Fritsch Goza of ...
May 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders, Harrison gearing up for spring
Today marks the first day of spring practice for Habersham Central High School’s football program and its first under new head coach Benji Harrison. Harrison said he’s looking forward to spring pra...
Apr 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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TFS Nichols to swim for Mars Hill College
Tallulah Falls School senior Rachel Nichols of Clarkesville will swim collegiately for the Mars Hill College Lions in Mars Hill, North Carolina, after signing a letter of intent with the school Apr...
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HCHS track: 9 place, 3 advance to sectionals meet
Habersham Central High School’s track and field team placed nine athletes in 14 events at the Region 6-AAAAAA Championships with three athletes advancing to the AAAAAA “A” Sectional. The region mee...
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Baseball ends season on losses to Centennial, Lambert
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team’s season came to a close last week with an 8-4 loss to Centennial High School and a 19-4 loss to Lambert High School. The Raiders entered Thurs...
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Habersham Central boys’, girls’ golf fall at Region 6-AAAAAA tourney
Habersham Central High School’s varsity golf teams traveled to Dawsonville Tuesday to play for a chance to move on to the sectionals tournament, but were kept from advancing due to low numbers from...
Apr 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diamond Raiders drop contests to Johns Creek, North Forsyth
In the beginning of a four-game week, Habersham Central High School fell to Johns Creek High School 13-1 Tuesday and 9-8 to North Forsyth High School Wednesday. Johns Creek Habersham hosted the Gla...
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HCHS track guaranteed to place 9 at region meet
Habersham Central High School’s varsity track and field team is competed in the 2015 Region 6-AAAAAA meet at Johns Creek High School this week with Tuesday and Thursday providing the days of compet...
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Soccer celebrates seniors with Lady Raider draw, Raider victory
Habersham Central High School hosted Senior Night Tuesday to celebrate the seasons and contributions of its seniors to the programs they represent. North Hall High School was the opponent for Senio...
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Habersham Central boys’, girls’ golf fall at Region 6-AAAAAA tourney
Habersham Central High School’s varsity golf teams traveled to Dawsonville Tuesday to play for a chance to move on to the sectionals tournament, but were kept from advancing due to low numbers from...
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Lady Lions fall in USA South championship
Piedmont College’s women’s lacrosse team suffered a 10-7 loss to Meredith College Saturday in the USA South Conference Championship game in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Meredith, the No. 2 seed in ...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders fall to Wolverines in rain-shortened contest
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team hosted West Forsyth High School Thursday in a 4-3 losing effort, which was shortened due to weather. Neither team scored in the first two innin...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Parrish lone Lady Lion to make All-Conference
Piedmont College junior Nicole Parrish was named to the 2015 USA South Women’s Tennis All-Conference Team according to a press release from the league Thursday. Parrish, a Habersham Central High Sc...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders sail past Lambert; set up Friday match for region crown
Habersham Central High School is one step closer to achieving another one of its goals for the season after defeating region opponent Lambert High School 2-1 Tuesday in Mt. Airy. After securing the...
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHSA rule limits football contact
The Georgia High School Association (GHSA) unanimously passed a motion to limit contact in football practices Monday at its semiannual meeting of the State Executive Committee. The new rule restric...
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Diamond Raiders ground War Eagles
Habersham Central High School’s baseball team defeated South Forsyth High School Tuesday night 8-5 in a region matchup in Cumming. The trip for the Raiders was the second in as many days after Mond...
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QDMA hosting upcoming banquet for first-year funds
The Georgia Foothills Branch of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is hosting its first banquet this month to help begin its fundraising efforts as well as inform members of the activit...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Longhorns wrangle Raiders in region game
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team fell to Lambert High School Saturday in a 10-4 affair in a region contest in Suwanee. The Raiders (4-16, 2-10) opened up the contest at the pla...
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Late inning pushes Raiders past Wildcats
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball squad picked up its fourth win Tuesday afternoon as it defeated Rabun County High School 3-1 late. The Raiders (4-15, 2-9) took to the plate to get ...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Lions’ bid for perfection ends with loss against Tigers
Piedmont College’s Lady Lions were on the verge of an undefeated regular season Wednesday as they traveled to Sewanee, Tennessee to battle fellow unbeaten Sewanee: The University of the South. The ...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball comes home to Atlanta
What is today? Today is the day America’s pastime returns to the Ted. Today is the day Atlanta welcomes back the boys of summer in the early spring. Today ends 197 days of suffering since the final...
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PC baseball wins late over No. 6 Panthers
Piedmont College’s Breck Davidson played hero Wednesday with a walk-off hit to help the Lions defeat No. 6 Birmingham-Southern College 2-1 in 10 innings. Neither team was able to get anything going...
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Peeples named new Piedmont College AD
Piedmont College head baseball coach Jim Peeples has been named the new athletic director at the college, taking over the position from John Dzik, who announced in January that he would retire May ...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diamond Raiders downed by Alpharetta 10-1
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team traveled to Alpharetta Friday for a region meeting with Alpharetta High School, which the home squad won 10-1. The Raiders (3-15, 2-9) were loo...
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TFS track scores well with few athletes
Tallulah Falls School competed in the Oconee-Barberitos Classic track meet Friday with the boys placing seventh of 11 teams and the girls placing 10th of 12 teams, despite only competing with a qua...
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Forrest, McDaniel named USA South Athletes of the Week
A pair of Piedmont College Lady Lions’ lacrosse players made the list of USA South’s Athletes of the Week as Blake Forrest was named Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week and Maggie McDaniel was se...
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Ross named HCLL Volunteer of the Year
Habersham County Little League honored Chet Ross at its Opening Day ceremony March 21 as the league’s Volunteer of the Year. “I wanted to start something, a new tradition, that we do on Opening Day...
Apr 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders defeat Northview, fall to Chattahoochee in region play
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team was still in search of a second region win after falling to Chattahoochee High School in Johns Creek, 10-2, Monday. A 7-1 victory over Northvie...
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Raiders defeat North Forsyth, clinch spot in state playoffs
Habersham Central High School’s varsity boys’ soccer team took to Cumming Tuesday for its final match before spring break. The Raiders won the matchup with North Forsyth High School 5-1 and sealed ...
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Raiders picking up mid-season steam
Habersham Central High School’s boys’ golf squad is picking up their game as the season rolls on. Last week, the Raiders finished 13th of 19 teams in the Big Red Shootout, beat Hart County and Whit...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perfect Lady Lions clinch back-to-back regular season titles
Piedmont College’s women’s lacrosse team is headed back to the conference tournament with the No. 1 seed after clinching its second consecutive regular season title with a 20-4 trouncing of Hunting...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Track falls to White County; takes top 5 at Longhorn Stampede meet
Habersham Central High School’s track and field team dropped a combined meet to White County High School Friday night before the boys’ and girls’ sides picked up fifth-place finishes at Lambert Hig...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS boys soccer pulls out another late victory, beat Gladiators 2-1 in extra time
Habersham Central High School’s varsity boys’ soccer team has been the epitome of the moniker “cardiac kids” this season. Friday night’s 2-1 victory over Johns Creek High School continued the trend...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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