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April 18, 2014
Sports
Raiders fall to Norcross
It’s been a tough season for the Habersham Central Raiders but their performance Friday night against one of the state’s top teams shows they aren’t breaking down from any challenge. The Raiders co...
Oct 10, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 169 169 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders host region tourney opener Monday
The Habersham Central softball team has had another successful regular season. Now its time to move on to the postseason. The Lady Raiders, who were12-8 overall and 8-5 in 7-AAAAAA play heading int...
Oct 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS seeks second trip to AAAAAA tournament
When the Habersham Central Lady Raiders kick off the 6-AAAAAA Area tournament next week in Duluth, they will be focused on securing their second straight trip to the state tournament. Last year, th...
Oct 04, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
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North heads to playoffs; Patriots knock off Rebels
North Habersham is headed to the middle school playoffs despite a loss to Rabun County last Thursday during the final week of the regular season. The Bobcats are the lone county team to advance to ...
Oct 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders sweep tri-match
The end of the regular season is just a few days away for the Habersham Central volleyball team and the Lady Raiders are doing their best to finish the slate on a winning streak. The Lady Raiders s...
Oct 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
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State-ranked Peachtree Ridge runs past Raiders
Peachtree Ridge looked ready to challenge for a region title this season during a 49-0 victory over Habersham Central Friday night in Suwanee. The Lions improved to 5-0 on the season and head into ...
Oct 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 174 174 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders roll past Duluth, Norcross
Habersham Central moved to 8-3 in 7-AAAAAA play with win over Norcross and Mountain View. The two wins pushed the Lady Raiders' region winning streak to four games heading into last night's matchup...
Sep 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
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Five-set victory keeps Piedmont streak alive
The Piedmont College volleyball team found itself in an unusual position Tuesday night on the road at Covenant College. After starting the season 12-1 and winning 10 matches in a row, the Lady Lion...
Sep 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 187 187 recommendations | email to a friend
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No. 4 Lions pose huge challenge for Raiders
Over the next four weeks, Habersham Central will square off with some of the best football teams in the state. The Raiders start the brutal stretch of their schedule tonight with a trip to Suwanee ...
Sep 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 184 184 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears spoil Homecoming
Mountain View put a damper on Habersham Central's homecoming festivities Friday night at John Larry Black Field, shutting out the Raiders 27-0. The Raiders trailed 14-0 at halftime but were still w...
Sep 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC knocks off No. Jefferson; wins three at Conyers Classic
Habersham Central's volleyball team won five matches last week to move to 21-8on the season. The Lady Raiders played eight matches over three days, including knocking off Class AA Jefferson in a tr...
Sep 26, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 173 173 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC drops tri-match
Habersham Central suffered a pair of 7-AAAAAA losses Tuesday in Lawrenceville. The Lady Raiders (16-6, 1-3) dropped matches to Peachtree Ridge (25-20, 25-22) and Mountain View (25-19, 25-20). “In b...
Sep 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders, Bears set of Homecoming matchup
Homecoming. It’s a game that every high school football team circles on the schedule. This year’s game for the Habersham Central Raiders could turn out to be a very special night if the squad can k...
Sep 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders' eighth inning rally upends Peachtree Ridge
Habersham Central ran its record to 6-3 in 7-AAAAAA play with an 8-7 extra inning victory over Peachtree Ridge Tuesday in Mt. Airy. The Lady Raiders (10-6) picked up their second consecutive region...
Sep 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 181 181 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS runners fifth, seventh at Eagle Invitational
Habersham Central’s cross country teams continue to lower their times Saturday during the Eagle Invitational in Commerce. The Lady Raiders finished fifth among 12 teams in the girls’ varsity field,...
Sep 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 178 178 recommendations | email to a friend
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Collins Hill opens region play with win over Raiders
Collins Hill spoiled the region opener for the Habersham Central Raiders, running away to a 55-3 win Friday in Lawrenceville. The Eagles scored six times on offense and got touchdowns from their de...
Sep 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ellison starts at QB; earns SoCon Freshman award
Habersham Central's Kevin Ellison made his first collegiate start Saturday for the Georgia Southern Eagles. Ellison, a red-shirt freshman, got the call to start at quarterback for the Eagles agains...
Sep 18, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 139 139 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raider JV team wins title
The Habersham Central junior varsity volleyball team ran its record to 15-4 by winning the Silver Bracket championship at the Gwinnett Volleyball Invitational last Saturday at Mill Creek High Schoo...
Sep 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
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Krippner third at PC Fall Invitational
Habersham Central graduate Jordan Krippner got his college golf career off to a good start, finishing in the top three in his first collegiate tournament. Krippner, a freshman at Truett-McConnell C...
Sep 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC beats Stephens, fall to No. 1 Eagles
Habersham Central opened the week with a pair of games, knocking off Stephens County in a non-region matchup Monday and falling to No. 1 Collins Hill Tuesday in a 7-AAAAAA matchup. In the win over ...
Sep 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC opens region play
Habersham Central opened the 7-AAAAAA season Tuesday night, splitting a pair of volleyball matches with North Gwinnett and Collins Hill. North Gwinnett knocked off the Lady Raiders, 25-15, 25-15, b...
Sep 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders. Eagles meet in 7-AAAAAA opener
The Habersham Central Raiders open their second season in one of the toughest regions in the state tonight with a date in Lawrenceville with the Collins Hill Eagles. The matchup with the Eagles is ...
Sep 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC, TFS runners compete in Mountain Eagle meet
Habersham Central and Tallulah Falls School were among 15 teams to compete in the North Georgia Technical College's Mountain Eagle Invitational Saturday morning in Clarkesville. Habersham Central f...
Sep 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders sweep tri-match
The Habersham Central varsity volleyball team moved to 11-3 on the season with a pair of home wins last Thursday. The Lady Raiders knocked off Class AAAAAA Shiloh in two sets in the opening match a...
Sep 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Habersham teams adjusting to NGYFA play
For many years, Habersham County’s youth football teams competed against each other for a chance to win a Mini Bowl title. Now the county’s teams are playing on a much more competitive stage. Last ...
Sep 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Habersham Central suffers loss to Stephens County in 39th meeting
The Stephens County Indians spoiled Habersham Central's home opener Friday night in Mt. Airy, knocking off the Raiders 42-14 in the 39th meeting between the neighboring high school football teams. ...
Sep 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders, Indians square off
By MARK TURNER Habersham Central faces an old adversary tonight in the home opener at Raider Stadium. The Stephens County Indians, fresh off a 21-13 win over Franklin County last week, invade John ...
Sep 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC splits with Rabun, Lakeview
By MARK TURNER Habersham Central split a pair of volleyball matches Tuesday on a night when they, admittedly, were not at their best. The Lady Raiders (9-3) knocked off Rabun County in the opening ...
Sep 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ninth-grade Raiders run past White County
The Habersham Ninth Grade Academy football team opened the 2013 season Thursday with a 47-12 victory over White County. The Raiders scored five times in the first half and then tacked on two more s...
Sep 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders fall to Warriors
It was a tough opening night for the Habersham Central Raiders as the White County Warriors posted a 35-14 victory Friday night in Cleveland. The Warriors (1-0) used a dominating first half perform...
Sep 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders keep perfect record intact
The Habersham Central Lady Raiders' varsity softball team knocked off Norcross 6-3 Thursday to continue one of the best starts in the program's history. The Lady Raiders ran their overall record to...
Sep 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ellison debuts in Eagles' 77-9 victory
After red-shirting during his first season at Georgia Southern, former Habersham Central quarterback Kevin Ellison didn't need much time to make an impact for the Eagles this fall. Ellison, who is ...
Sep 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC moves to 3-0 in region play
In Habersham Central's first two 7-AAAAAA games , the Lady Raiders displayed a potent offense in wins over Duluth and Peachtree Ridge. On Tuesday against Mountain View, head coach Stephanie Thomas'...
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders split matches
Habersham Central's volleyball team moved to 6-2 on the year with a split Wednesday night during a tri-match in Cumming. The Lady Raiders knocked off North Forsyth, but dropped a match to Pinecrest...
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders open season with new vision
For the past four-and-a- half months, Michael Pollock, Habersham Central’s first-year football coach, has been waiting for Aug. 30 to arrive. Well, the day has come and its time for the Raiders to ...
Aug 30, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fordyce finishes 13th at NEG Championship meet
Habersham Central opened up the cross country season Saturday with a top 10 and top 15 finish in the varsity division at Northeast Georgia Championships in Athens. The Lady Raiders posted a seventh...
Aug 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders blast Peachtree Ridge
Habersham Central's softball team continued its perfect start to the 2013 season Monday night in Suwanee by knocking off Peachtree Ridge, 11-6. The win was the Lady Raiders' fourth in a row and mov...
Aug 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders post first region win. 10-1
Habersham Central opened the 7-AAAAAA softball schedule with a 10-1 win over Duluth Tuesday in Gwinnett County. The Lady Raiders scored at least one run in the first four innings, opening up a 7-0 ...
Aug 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raider runners start season Saturday
Habersham Central hits the ground running tomorrow morning, kicking off the 2013 cross country season at the North Georgia Championships at Athens Christian School. The Raider runners will be part ...
Aug 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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Youth teams kick off season Saturday
The North Georgia Youth Football Association kicks off the 2013 season Saturday. All nine of Habersham County's teams start the season on the road at a variety of venues around north Georiga. The N...
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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