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December 25, 2014
Sports

Return of the role model
When the Cincinnati Bengals and the Cleveland Browns took to the gridiron a couple weeks ago for the Battle of Ohio, Browns wide receiver Andrew Hawkins wore a shirt calling for justice for two bla...
Dec 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayhem on the mats
The LCHS wrestling team continued to wreak havoc and mayhem on their opponents in the week leading up to the holiday break with two huge victories, in terms of seeding for the upcoming Region 7-AAA...
Dec 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians look to regroup during break
After a 2-0 start to region play, the Indians have dropped three straight games going in to the holiday break. The losing streak moved the Indians from a tie for the top spot in the region to start...
Dec 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCMS boys basketball teams fall to Rabun
The 7th and 8th grade boys basketball teams both lost to Rabun County Middle School on Monday, December 15, at the LCMS gym. The Wildcats, touted as the best team in the league, easily dispatched o...
Dec 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stephanie Huffman Crests 1,000-Point Plateau
Senior guard Stephanie Huffman poured in a team-high 26 points, breaking the 1,000-point barrier for her career, but the University of North Georgia women's basketball team came up on the short end...
Dec 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians go into break at 2-9
The holiday break came as a much needed respite for the Lady Indians basketball team after losing two games back-to-back following their second win of the season.
Dec 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS All-Region selections
After a historic season on the gridiron, the LCHS football team received high honors when seven members of the team were selected for the Region 7-AAA All-Region team and another eight members of t...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCMS wrestling earns runner-up at League Duals
The LCMS wrestling team grappled their way to runner-up honors at the League Duals held at Fannin County High School on Saturday, December 13.
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zarate's low post play helps Indians end skid
After a dismal four-game losing streak, the Indians varsity basketball team defeated region rivals Franklin and Fannin counties last week to end their winless skid.
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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7th grade girls team improves to 5-2 record
The LCMS 7th grade girls basketball team improve their overall record to 5-2 at the midpoint of the season with two big wins over Wilbanks and Riverview middle schools last week. The Lady Indians h...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Healthy LCMS team continues streak
The return of key players to the LCMS 8th grade girls basketball team from injury has translated into a four-game winning streak for the team.
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroic ending in overtime thriller
Four points made Matt Seabolt a hero when the LCMS 8th grade boys basketball team laced up their sneakers and took to the LCMS gym's court to battle it out with the Bobcats of North Habersham on Th...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians' frustrations explode
With the start of their 2014-15 season off to a poor 1-3 start, the frustrations of the Lumpkin County varsity girls basketball team reached the tipping point when a fight exploded to end the third...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians cruise to dual victories
The Indians wrestling team, who have been brilliant on the mats thus far this season, added two more teams to their list of defeated opponents when they hosted a tri-dual with Forsyth Central and D...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians struggle on court
The last three game stretch for the Indians has been a struggle. The Indians dropped their last three games after picking up their first win of the season against Towns County.
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCMS hungry after break
The 8th grade girls basketball team appeared to not have been satiated by the feasts of Thanksgiving break as the 0-3 team came out hungry for a win in their first game after the holiday.
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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7th grade basketball teams right ship with two-game win streaks
Both the LCMS 7th grade boys and girls basketball teams followed the Thanksgiving break with two-game win streaks to help turn around their shaky starts to the year.
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians 'Jack' up Towns County
Jack Howard scored 26 points with a silky smooth shot to help the Indians capture their first victory of the season when Lumpkin shut down Towns County 69-59 on Friday, November 21, at the Longhouse.
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS runners named to All-Region
The LCHS cross-country team earned two selections to the Region 7-AAA All-Region cross-country team after another successful running season.
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS wrestling rules the mats
The LCHS wrestling team continued to display their dominance on the mats when they battled their way to capturing victory at the Buford Duals on Saturday, November 22, and wrangling in a second pla...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians pull out first win of season
After losing two close battles to start their 2014-15 season, the Lady Indians captured their first victory of the season when they toppled Pinecrest Academy 46-44 in a thrilling game at the Longho...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCMS boys 8th grade basketball suffer shaky start to season
The 8th grade boys basketball team suffered a shaky start to their 2014-15 season, compiling a 0-4 record in their first four games.
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCMS overtime thriller
Peyton Polk's three-pointer with 30 seconds left in regulation pushed the 7th grade boys team into overtime when the Indians battled it out on the road with the Warriors of White County on Thursday...
Dec 04, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Historic season ends for Indians
The Indians' historical 2014 season came to an end in the first round of the GHSA State Playoffs when the visiting Blue Devils of Elbert County eked out a 28-18 victory at the Burial Grounds on Fri...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spivey signs with UNG rifle team
Dakota Spivey became the third member of the 2013-14 LCHS rifle team to be signed by UNG when he committed to bring his shooting skills at a ceremony on Wednesday, November 12, at the UNG rifle range.
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS swim team dives into season
The LCHS swim team dove head first into their 2014 season when they traveled to Riverside Military Academy to compete in 22 events against nine schools for their first swim meet of the year on Wedn...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team shoots lights out to start season
The LCHS rifle team continued where they left off last season with a lights out shooting display in their first shoulder-to-shoulder Invitational 3P Air Rifle competition at Parkview High School on...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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JV squad takes to mat to earn third
The LCHS JV wrestling team grappled their way to a third place team finish when they took to the mats at Chestatee High School on Saturday, November 15, for a JV tournament against Chestatee and Fa...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spartans blank Indians
Penalties, penalties and more penalties cost the Indians a chance at being crowned Region Champions when they squared off against the Spartans of West Hall in the Region 7-AAA de facto championship...
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three Lady Indians named to All-Region team
Three members of the Lady Indians softball team were honored for their accomplishments on the diamond during the 2014 season when they were named to the Region 7-AAA All-Region team last week.
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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X-country runners compete at State Meet
The LCHS cross-country teams ended their 2014 season with strong performances at the GHSA State Meet in Carrollton on Saturday, November 8.
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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8U Indians Super Bowl bound
The 8U Lumpkin County Indians punched their ticket to the NGYFA Super Bowl for the second straight year when they took down the Banks County Leopards 30-19 on Saturday, November 7, in Rabun County.
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Successful week on mat for LCMS
The LCMS wrestling team enjoyed success in their first full week of competition when they defeated Pickens and Dawson counties in duals and place fourth at the John Smith Jr. Mountaineer tournament.
Nov 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians drub Dawson
The Indians made history when they handily drubbed Dawson 42-19 in front of a packed house at the Burial Grounds on Friday, October 31. The one-sided victory allowed Lumpkin to stay in sole possess...
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS cross-country runners headed to State
Strong running at the Region 7-AAA Championship Meet on Tuesday, October 28, at Banks County High School secured both the LCHS boys and girls cross-country teams spots at the GHSA State Meet to be ...
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCMS wrestling team hits the mats
The LCMS wrestling team grappled their way to a third place finish at the Dawson County Middle School Wrestling Tournament held at Riverview Middle School on Saturday, November 1.
Nov 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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JV Indians can't slay dragons
The JV Indians football team fell just short of being crowned champions when they lost to Pickens County 41-34 in the JV Championship game at the Burial Grounds on Thursday, October 23.
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Friday's are 'Fun Nights' thanks to Band of Gold
Every situation can be filled with stress under the Friday night lights. The fans grip their seats in anticipation, the players watch intently from the sidelines and the coaches second guess every ...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fishing tournament to help heal wounded vets
A local non-profit organization specializing in serving wounded veterans recovering from traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) through free educational fishing prog...
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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One step closer to region
The LCHS cross-country teams finished their regular season on a high note and got a glimpse of how the region course will look when they competed at the Banks County Meet on Thursday, October 23.
Oct 31, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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