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November 23, 2014
Sports
Blue Hose stifles PC in second half
The Piedmont College Lions dropped their 2014-15 season opener in an 82-72 decision to Presbyterian College Tuesday in Clinton, South Carolina. The Lions traveled to the Templeton Center for their ...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tallulah Falls School Lady Indians fall short of comeback, Indians rout Blue Ridge Bobcats
Tallulah Falls School students, faculty and fans were in for a treat Tuesday night as the varsity basketball teams opened up their home schedule with a “white-out” and exciting action against Blue ...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eagles soar into state championship
Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School’s football team will play Friday for its first state title in its four-year history. The Eagles defeated Metrolina (North Carolina) Christian 28-24 on Saturday to earn th...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Patriots take 3 of 4 from Rebels
The Wilbanks Patriots won three of four matchups against South Habersham as the two Habersham County middle schools squared off on the basketball court Monday night. The Patriots hosted the seventh...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders, Raiders scrimmage Leopards
Habersham Central High School’s men’s and women’s varsity basketball teams tested themselves in scrimmages with Banks County High School Thursday in Homer. Because the teams were just scrimmaging, ...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling Raiders drop matches to Gladiators in opening bout
The Habersham Central High School Raiders’ wrestling program opened its season Friday night against the Clarke Central High School Gladiators. As a team, the Raiders fell, 49-25. “We’re early into ...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Habersham Central swims to third in first home meet, TFS nets second place
Habersham Central High School took third place overall Saturday in its first swim meet of the season at the Ruby C. Fulbright Aquatic Center. Tallulah Falls School also competed in the meet, scorin...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders excited to begin play in new region
Habersham Central High School women’s basketball head coach John Hood said he is looking forward to the team’s first season in a new region, relying on young, experienced players. The 2014-15 baske...
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tallulah Falls lauds fall sports athletes at awards banquet
Tallulah Falls School fall sports athletes recently celebrated successful seasons with an awards banquet Nov. 4 at Glen-Ella Springs Inn & Meeting Place. Varsity coaches recognized players and mana...
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Piedmont fall sports standouts acknowledged by USA South
The USA South Athletic Conference and its 13 member schools, including Piedmont College, have wrapped up the 2014 fall athletic season in five of the six sports supported by the league. The confere...
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS, TFS compete in luau-themed swim meet
Tallulah Falls School hosted the Hawaiian Luau Meet Saturday at the Ruby C. Fulbright Aquatic Center and placed third, just one spot ahead of Habersham Central High School. The Indians’ varsity swi...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders to rely on maturity, experience for improved season
After a four-win season a year ago, the Habersham Central High School Raiders look to use last year as a building block to achieve better results on the basketball court for the 2014-15 season. Hea...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCLL registration open for spring
Habersham County Little League has opened its registration period for the 2015 spring season. Registration opened Nov. 10 and will run through Feb. 13, 2015. Fees for the leagues break down to $75 ...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders unable to complete comeback over Chattahoochee in 35-28 loss
The Habersham Central High School Raiders took the ball on the 8-yard line due to an illegal block penalty on an interception from junior Mason Kinsey with 7:42 left in the fourth quarter. With the...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders seek to finish season strong
With one win under their belt and the final game Friday night, the Habersham Central High School Raiders are looking to end the season on a positive note heading into the off-season. “If we win Fri...
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Wolves head to XC Nationals
The North Georgia Technical College cross country Lady Wolves, as a team, placed second in the Georgia Collegiate Athletic Association Conference Championship held in Macon at the Georgia Industria...
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cycling wins HGSCL state title
Habersham Raiders Cycling has captured the state title and made history -- all in its first season. Sunday, the Raiders traveled to Gainesville for the final race of the season. The University of N...
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raider cheer taking 'Love for Lindsey' donations Friday
Habersham Central High School cheerleaders will receive donations for Lindsey Brown at Friday night’s football game between Habersham and Chattahoochee High School. The cheerleaders are calling the...
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raider wrestling to begin new period on mat Nov. 14
As cold weather makes its way into Habersham County, it’s time to turn to winter sports to keep us entertained. The first of the winter lineup is Habersham Central High School’s wrestling program. ...
Nov 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sweet Victory! HCHS snaps losing streak with win over North Forsyth
The losing streak has ended. Going into Friday, two years and 19 days had passed since Oct. 12, 2012, the date of Habersham Central High School’s last football victory. In that time, Habersham play...
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Titans end season with overtime loss
Trinity Classical School closed out its last game of the season Thursday night with a back-and-forth battle with the Covington Christian Bulldogs. The game proved to be the closest offensive and de...
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions men's, women's soccer make USA South Conference Tournament
The USA South Athletic Conference released its soccer tournament seedings for both men’s and women’s soccer Wednesday with both Piedmont College programs making the cut. The tournaments consist of ...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders look to score big at home against North Forsyth
Friday night is a time for redemption. Friday night is another chance to right the ship. Friday night, Habersham Central High School will host North Forsyth High School as the first of two final ga...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders prepare for last ride
Habersham Central High School’s club cycling team is getting ready for its last race Sunday. The Raiders will head to Gainesville for the race with an 82-point lead over Gainesville’s Prima Tappa t...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trinity's hopes of second win dashed
Trinity Classical School had high hopes Friday of drawing on the fundamentals from its second game that delivered the first and only win so far this season. But those hopes ended as Colonial Hills ...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders drop the ball at Johns Creek
In a matchup of teams who haven’t seen wins since the 2012 football season, it was Habersham Central High School’s streak which continued to live on following a 42-14 defeat at the hands of Johns C...
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ellison, Georgia Southern shatter records in 69-31 win
Georgia Southern University traveled north to Atlanta Saturday for its first-ever gridiron matchup with Georgia State University. While the Panthers scored the first points of the newly-minted Sun ...
Oct 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions wrap fall with best finish in Chick-fil-A Collegiate
The Piedmont College men’s golf team wrapped up its final tournament of the fall season with the ending of the Chick-fil-A Collegiate Invitational Tuesday. The team cut eight strokes from their fir...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blackburn, TMC golf score eight in fall conference tournament
The Truett-McConnell College women’s golf team placed eighth in the Appalachian Athletic Conference Fall Invitational as the tournament wrapped up on Wednesday. Freshman Ashton Thompson led the Bea...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Lions pull out tight match at Covenant College
After battling back from being down 2-1 to force a deciding fifth set, the Piedmont College Lady Lions volleyball team rallied to a 3-2 victory against Covenant College Wednesday night. There were ...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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PC's Mamula takes top-40 spot at Chick-fil-A Collegiate
The Piedmont College women’s golf team wrapped up its final tournament for the fall season Tuesday with the conclusion of the Chick-fil-A Collegiate Invitational. Ashton Mamula finished the tournam...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders looking to end streak in clash with Johns Creek Gladiators
Friday night, when Habersham Central High School and Johns Creek High School meet on the football field, a streak will end. For both schools, these are streaks that neither wants to extend. For the...
Oct 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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PC men's basketball to finish ninth in the USA South
The Piedmont College men’s basketball team was tabbed to finish ninth in the USA South preseason poll which was released Oct. 15. The poll, as voted on by the 11 men’s basketball coaches in the lea...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tallulah Falls hosting Halloween Midnight Madness basketball event
Tallulah Falls School is hosting a Midnight Madness event to recognize the beginning of basketball season. The event is will be held Oct. 31 from 9-10:30 p.m. The first 50 students will receive a g...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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PC's Hill plays his way to a national position
The Piedmont College men’s golf team came into the 2014-15 year with a lot of expectations for the freshmen class. However, with the impressive play from several of the new additions including that...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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NGYFA playoffs begin
The North Georgia Youth Football Association has completed the 2014 regular season and will begin playoff action this weekend. Habersham County has three teams which made the playoffs this fall, wi...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Records nearly fell as Raiders sparred with Knights; Centennial crashes homecoming festivities with 42-39 victory
“You’ve got to play hard for homecoming. You’ve got alumni coming back and family and friends in the stands watching you. It’s always a big game.” Those were the words of Michael Pollock, head foot...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders look to right the ship on homecoming night
It’s homecoming time in Mt. Airy. But before photographs, loud music and awkward dancing fill the scene, the 2014 Habersham Central High School Raiders hope to play their way to a first win of the ...
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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King, RGNS win big over Anderson, 41-7
The Rabun Gap Eagles played one of their best games of the season Oct. 10 and earned a 41-7 victory over the Anderson Caveliers. The Eagles played a near-perfect first half in all three phases of t...
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Krippner, TMC Bears take third in AAC Tournament
The Truett-McConnell College men’s golf team completed the final round of the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) fall tournament Tuesday, finishing in a tie for third place. The team fought thro...
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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