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October 01, 2014
Sports
Raiders take two from Cedar
Habersham Central’s baseball team bounced back from their first loss of the season with a pair of wins over Cedar Shoals to move to 3-1 on the season. HCHS dropped an 11-0 decision to Gainesville, ...
Mar 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raider JV drops first game to GHS
Habersham Central's junior varsity baseball team dropped an 11-5 decision to Gainesville in the season-opener Tuesday at Raider Park. The Red Elephants scored four times in the first inning to key ...
Feb 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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All Star teams tip off District 7 play
A group of Habersham County All-Star basketball teams will be in action this weekend in Georgia Recreation and Parks Association District 7 play. Habersham's teams will be competing in several Clas...
Feb 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC sweeps White in tennis opener
Habersham Central got the 2013 tennis season off to a good start by sweeping a pair of matches from White County Tuesday at the Doug Westmoreland Tennis Complex in Mt. Airy. HCHS was originally sch...
Feb 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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King among 11 Bulldogs headed to NFL Combine
More than 300 of the top NFL prospects will be in Indianapolis, Ind., later this week to participate in the annual NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium, home of the Indianapolis Colts. The combine give...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trotman closes out prep career
Habersham Central senior Jeremy Trotman wrapped up a stellar prep wrestling career at the Class AAAAAA meet late last week in Macon. Trotman was one of 16 wrestlers to qualify for a spot in the sta...
Feb 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS ends regular season with Duluth
Habersham Central’s basketball teams wrap up the regular season today with a doubleheader at Duluth. HCHS closes out the home schedule earlier this week with a pair of games, and will open play in ...
Feb 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS, TFS swimmers head to Georgia Tech for state meet
A handful of local high school swimmers will be in Atlanta this weekend for the Georgia High School Association's State Swimming and Diving Championships. This year's event kicks off this morning a...
Feb 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raider foursome looks to move on to state wrestling tournament
A group of four Habersham Central wrestlers will try to take the next step in the Class AAAAAA state tournament today in Kennesaw. Jeremy Trotman, Austin Corneck, William Alford and Slade Jarrard e...
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Long to play at Shorter University
Habersham Central senior Jonathan Long took a big step toward his future Wednesday afternoon, signing a national letter of intent to play football at Shorter College. Long was one of hundreds of hi...
Feb 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Interviews begin in HCHS coaching search
The process of hiring a new football coach is under way at Habersham Central. HCHS principal Jim Van Hooser said Wednesday the school has begun interviewing candidates to replace former head coach ...
Feb 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trotman wins 170-pound title
Habersham Central senior Jeremy Trotman captured the 7-AAAAAA Area 170-pound title Saturday afternoon in Norcross. Trotman posted a 3-0 record to become the first HCHS athlete or team to win a regi...
Feb 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Search for new coach under way
Habersham Central officials have begun the process of finding a new football coach. Stuart Cunningham, who has been the Raiders' head coach the past four seasons, resigned last week. Given that spr...
Jan 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior Bowl next step to NFL for King
Tavarres King became one of Habersham Central's greatest football players during his prep career during the mid-2000's. King went on to become a standout player at the University of Georgia and end...
Jan 25, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC trio earn spots on All-Region team
A trio of Habersham Central football players are members of the 7-AAAAAA All-Region squad. Brandt Rineheart and Jonathan Long were named to the second team offensive unit, while Ian Wheeler made th...
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Archer wins Sham Slam VII title
Habersham Central's annual regular season wrestling tournament has grown into one of the biggest and best in the state of Georgia. This year's version, Sham Slam VII, raised the bar even higher. Th...
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilbanks beats North in girls’ finals
Habersham County dominated the girls’ side of the Northeast Georgia Mountain League’s seventh-grade basketball tournament. Wilbanks capped off a perfect season with a 35-22 win over North Habersham...
Jan 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three Habersham teams advance to NGML semifinals
When the semifinals of the North Georgia Mountain League basketball tournament tip off today in Dahlonega, Habersham County will have three teams in the hunt for seventh-grade middle school titles....
Jan 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Time for Sham Slam VII
Sham Slam VII, a traditional-style wrestling tournament, kicks off today at Habersham Central. The event features some of the top teams and competitors from around the state, including three teams ...
Jan 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cunningham steps down at HCHS
Stuart Cunningham grew up as a Habersham Central Raider and for the past 10 years, he's been part of the school's football coaching staff. For six years, he was an assistant coach and for the past ...
Jan 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Caudell wins final NEG contest
Wesley Caudell capped off the college football season by winning The Northeast Georgian's final 2012 Pigskin Pickin’ Contest. Caudell, of Cornelia, posted an 11-1 record during the final competitio...
Jan 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Habersham hosts one of state’s top regular season tourneys next week
Next week, some of the top wrestlers and teams will invade Habersham Central for Sham Slam VII. Over the past six years, the traditional-style tournament has grown into one of the state's top regul...
Jan 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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USA Wrestling program offers youth a chance to learn fundamentals of sport
A group of youngsters is getting a chance to learn the fundamentals of wrestling. Team Sham Slam, a USA Wrestling program, is in the middle of its second season. The team is open to ages 5-14, and ...
Jan 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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MS teams closing in on tourney
The regular season is almost complete for Habersham County's middle school basketball teams. All 12 of the county's teams wrap up the regular season this week before turning their attention to the ...
Jan 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC returns to court with 7-AAAAAA split
Habersham Central kicked off the 2013 portion of the high school basketball schedule with a doubleheader Friday night against Meadowcreek in a 7-AAAAAA matchup in Norcross. The Lady Raiders picked ...
Jan 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders compete at Area Duals
Habersham Central posted a 1-2 record during the 7-AAAAAA Area Duals Saturday in Duluth. Collins Hill won its eighth straight area duals title, beating North Gwinnett 43-18 in the finals. Both Coll...
Jan 09, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Piedmont cancels men’s basketball season
The 2012-13 season is over for the Piedmont College men’s basketball team. On Friday, PC Director of Athletics John Dzik announced the remainder of season has been cancelled, effective immediately....
Jan 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders sweep WCON tourney games, Raiders split with North Hall, Banks County
Habersham Central won three of four games during the annual WCON Holiday Classic Thursday and Friday on the HCHS campus. The Lady Raiders swept a pair of games during the event, while the Raiders s...
Jan 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trotman rolls to Hook' Em Clash title
After a day and a half of wrestling competition, it took less than 40 seconds for Habersham Central's Jeremy Trotman to become a Hook' Em Holiday Clash champion. Trotman picked up the tournament ti...
Jan 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Martin wins Coal Mountain title
Habersham Central’s wrestling team got the Christmas break off to a good start with a solid performance at the Coal Mountain Classic last Saturday in Cumming. HCHS senior Sam Martin brought home an...
Dec 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC football players honored
The Habersham Central football program recently held its annual season-ending banquet to recognize the freshman, junior varsity and varsity squads For the varsity team, senior Brandt Rineheart was ...
Dec 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders split Classic games with Warriors, Titans
Habersham Central split a pair of games in the Piedmont College Holiday Classic to claim third place in the boys' division. The Raiders (3-8) knocked off North Oconee Friday afternoon in the consol...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS wins Piedmont College Holiday Classic girls’ title
Over the past few years, Habersham Central and North Oconee have had some close, physical battles on the basketball court. Nothing changed as the two girls’ teams met Friday night in the championsh...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCMS wrestling team 10-0 in dual matches
The Habersham County middle school wrestling team might not be ready to take a holiday break considering how well the team is currently performing. The Raiders protected their perfect duals match s...
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HNGA teams start season
The basketball season is off and running for both Habersham Ninth Grade Academy teams. On the boys' side, the Raiders, coached by Matt Huff, are 3-5 so far this season. After starting the season 1-...
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilbanks’ girls teams still unbeaten; North, South squads pick up victories
With the Christmas break just around the corner, the Habersham County middle school girls' basketball teams have been busy on the court. Wilbanks Both of the Wilbanks Lady Patriots squads are undef...
Dec 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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MS boys' teams record multiple wins
It's been a hectic few weeks for the the county's six middle school boys' basketball teams. All of the teams wrap up their pre-Christmas portion of the schedule next week before the holiday break b...
Dec 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders get first 7-AAAAAA win, Lady Raiders drop close decision
The Habersham Central Raiders broke into the 7-AAAAAA win column Tuesday night for the first time this season, knocking off Mountain View 47-46 in Lawrenceville. The Raiders improved to 2-5 overall...
Dec 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local runners shine at USATF championships
A pair of local runners took part in the USA Track & Field Cross County Club Nationals in last weekend. Charlie Patterson and David Turner were among 71 members of the Atlanta Track Club that compe...
Dec 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC wrestlers post wins
Habersham Central got the 2012-13 wrestling season under way last week. The Raiders competed in the Mustang Duals last weekend at Meadowcreek High School in Norcross. The Raiders posted a 3-2 recor...
Dec 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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