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August 20, 2014
Sports

Joseph Jarrard signs with Armstrong Atlantic golf team
Lumpkin County has graduated its share of outstanding golfers in recent years, and Joseph Jarrard continues the tradition.
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 522 522 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jenna Foster signs with St. Catharine College
Even as early as 5th grade, Lumpkin senior Jenna Foster wanted to run track in college.
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 509 509 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin girls golf earns 13th at State Championships
In their first-ever appearance in the State Championship as a team, the Lumpkin County varsity girls golfers earned 13th place at the Class AAAA Tournament on Monday.
May 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 510 510 recommendations | email to a friend
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Codina leads Lumpkin track and field athletes at State
Lumpkin County High School was well-represented at the Class AAAA State Sectionals as half a dozen track and field athletes competed for the Indians.
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Indians baseball lands 2 more on college teams
Gaddis chooses Piedmont, Haskell signs with Andrew College
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 500 500 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tennis: Stewart named Region 8-AAAA co-player of the year
With another outstanding season for the Lady Indians, Brittany Stewart continued to garner attention around the area.
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 500 500 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls soccer wraps up season with pair of wins
The Lumpkin County girls soccer team completed its season in style by taking down Monroe Area and Fannin County. The Lady Indians improved on last season’s record with a 6-9-1 mark in 2013, compare...
May 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 503 503 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bellavance named to All-Academic team
University of North Georgia senior baseball player Kenny Bellavance added to his already impressive resume Thursday afternoon as he was named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District 3 Team as...
May 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 501 501 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golfers have special connection to Make-A-Wish
For the last nine years, NCAA Division II has raised over $2.4 million dollars for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, helping to grant wishes for children suffering from life-threatening illnesses. Every ...
May 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 484 484 recommendations | email to a friend
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UNG to be No. 3 seed
The University of North Georgia softball team will be the No. 3 seed in the upcoming Southeast Regional of the 2013 NCAA Division II National Tournament and will travel to Lenoir-Rhyne University i...
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This week's senior: Morgan Wood signs with Brenau University
Class of 2013 signees led by first LCHS girls golfer to sign college scholarship
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 482 482 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys soccer wins final 5 games
Lumpkin County finishes with first winning season in four years
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 480 480 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin track athletes advance to Sectionals
Many Lumpkin County athletes earned top-four finishes at the Region 8-AAAA Track and Field Meet last week at Lanier High School. They will travel to Carrolton High School this Saturday to compete i...
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 479 479 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints softball lands 5 on All-Conference Teams
The University of North Georgia had five players earn PBC All-Conference honors and the Saints had a player claim Freshman of the Year honors for the second straight year as Courtney Poole took hom...
Apr 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 402 402 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riflery earns top-3 finish at State Championships
The Lumpkin County varsity riflery team traveled to Fort Benning on Saturday and scored 10 points higher than its GHSA State Championship winning effort from a year ago. But this season, their team...
Apr 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 403 403 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians kick off spring football conditioning
The Lumpkin County varsity football team kicked off spring conditioning last week and will continue until official spring practices begin at the beginning of May.
Apr 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 403 403 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin athletes fly high at Dawson track meet
Lumpkin County track and field athletes had an impressive showing at last week’s meet in Dawsonville. The Indians returned with a haul of top finishes as the girls placed second overall and the boy...
Apr 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 374 374 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity baseball sweeps away War Eagles
The Indians picked up two-straight wins last week over Chestatee. Hosting the War Eagles on Wednesday, Lumpkin County jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning in its way to a 9-0 win in six inn...
Apr 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 374 374 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin girls golf splits with Dawson, North Hall
The Lady Indians continued their season by battling two very different opponents last week. On Monday, Lumpkin traveled just down the road to Chestatee Golf Club to take on an up-and-coming Dawson ...
Apr 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 377 377 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ready to go: Lumpkin riflery team returning to State Championship
The GHSA State Riflery Championships may be over a week away, but the Lumpkin County squad is ready to go. The defending State Champions know what it takes to bring home the trophy, and they have t...
Apr 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 254 254 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity baseball earns four-straight victories
A double dose of extra-inning heroics helped the Lumpkin County varsity baseball squad improve to 9-7 last week.
Apr 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gold Rush 14U Softball Team wins season opener State tournament
The Dahlonega 14U Gold Rush Softball team won first place with a record of 4-1 in the season’s first State GSA (Global Sports Authority) softball tournament recently in Douglasville.
Apr 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints softball ranked No. 6
The University of North Georgia softball team checked in at No. 6 in the recent NFCA Top-25 Poll.
Apr 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
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North Georgia women’s tennis earns 4th-straight victory
The University of North Georgia women’s tennis team did something last week that it has never done before: beat Lander University. The Saints women claimed a 5-4 victory over the Bearcats at the No...
Apr 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 49 49 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin welcomes Brad Waggoner as football head coach and Athletics Director
Lumpkin County’s new varsity head football coach doesn’t just want to get the Indians back in the playoffs. He wants to make Lumpkin a yearly playoff team.
Mar 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school soccer: girls outrun the competition
For nearly the entire regular season, the Lady Indians have had their way with most opponents on the schedule.
Mar 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin golf: Jarrard leads the field at Red Raider Classic
With the high school golf season just getting started, many competitors are still working out the kinks in their game. But Lumpkin County’s Joseph Jarrard is already showing signs of mid-season for...
Mar 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seabolt repeats as USA Wrestling State Champ
For the second-straight season, Lumpkin County’s Kaylee Seabolt is a USA Wrestling State Champion.
Mar 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riflery team advances to State Semifinals
Last week the Lumpkin County riflery team prevailed in the State Sectionals over Carver High School, shooting a new school record for the third time this season of 1,152 while Carver finished with ...
Mar 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin girls tennis wins on Senior Night
The Lumpkin varsity girls tennis team picked up its second-straight victory last week, taking down Chestatee 3-2.
Mar 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball: Indians seek steady path to success
In varsity baseball, consistency is key. The teams that remain when the playoffs come around in May are the teams that have shown the ability to keep an eye on the overall goal and let it guide the...
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin County spring sports section now available
Check out all the high school and middle school teams and rosters in this week's Dahlonega Nugget. — High school baseball — High school golf — High school soccer — High school tennis — High school ...
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tennis: Lumpkin girls and boys victorious in Lagrange
The Lumpkin County varsity tennis teams picked up victories at the Granger Invitational tournament in Lagrange, Ga. last weekend.
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf: Lumpkin boys second after first round of Border Challenge
After an early season marred by wet weather, the Lumpkin County varsity golf teams have begun competition. Last week at Achasta the boys opened the three-part Border Challenge by taking second plac...
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin youth wrestlers bring home top honors at USA State
A large contingent of Lumpkin County youth wrestlers recently competed in the USA Big Kids State Championships at Parkview High School.
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin cheerleaders perform at bowl game
After the Lumpkin County Middle School cheerleaders won a competition at the Universal Cheerleading Association camp at the University of Georgia, the group was invited to participate in the pre-ga...
Mar 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity soccer teams beat Banks
A second-half surge propelled the Lumpkin County varsity boys soccer squad past Banks County last week as the Indians earned their second win of the season. After the teams battled to a scoreless f...
Mar 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin baseball wins three straight
The Indians continued the varsity baseball season with a winning week as the Indians topped Gilmer, White and Jackson counties. In the mid-week contest on the road against White County, the Indians...
Mar 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Women's basketball advances to first-ever PBC Championship Game
The Saints earned a 70-66 win over Flagler College in the semifinal round of the 2013 Peach Belt Conference Basketball Tournament. The win propelled North Georgia (14-14) into the PBC Tournament Ch...
Mar 13, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians baseball splits series with Dawson County
After dropping Game 1 to the Tigers 4-3 in Dawsonville last week, the Lumpkin County varsity baseball squad returned to Dahlonega to days later and evened the score, earning a 6-5 victory in the fi...
Mar 06, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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