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July 31, 2014
Sports

Youth wrestling camp sees record turnout
Grapplers at the Lumpkin County High School youth wrestling camp returned for another fun summer of mastering their fundamental skills and learning how to show good sportsmanship.
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Anderson takes aim at college baseball
At the heart of Will Anderson’s motivation to compete is simply a love of the game of baseball.
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Lumpkin wrestlers finish summer workouts with tournament success
After two weeks of intense practices, it was time for the competitors of the Lumpkin County High School summer league to test their progress with a solid week of wrestling.
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Pro Golf Tour event coming to Achasta
Fans invited for week-long event beginning Tuesday in Dahlonega
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Band support ensures music marches on
Volunteers sought to help with upcoming LCHS band camp
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Lumpkin football players selected for Offense-Defense Bowl in Dallas
Traveling to Nashville for the Offense-Defense Football Camp at Tennessee State University, Lumpkin County players improved their skills under the tutelage of former NFL players and top college coa...
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Ray qualifies for WKC national team
Lumpkin County’s Brianna Ray traveled to the World Karate Council (WKC) National Games in Detroit recently and qualified for the national team.
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Girls soccer putting in the practice
Summer training and Rec league play in the fall could offer Lady Indians a boost
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Rodeo returns to Dahlonega for good old fashioned fun
In its 23rd year in Dahlonega, the Mountain Top Rodeo at R Ranch provided more thrills than ever. Competitors battled for a share of the $9,500 in prize money in sanctioned Rodeo events such as bar...
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LCHS team catching football fever
Summer practice sessions help Lumpkin County High School team focus on installing schemes and gaining valuable repetitions
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Summer softball games key for gauging gains
One of the busiest sports scenes in town this summer has been the Lumpkin County High School softball complex.
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Holder to join Saints baseball staff as assistant head coach
The North Georgia department of athletics and head baseball coach Tom Cantrell announced this week the addition of Michael Holder as the assistant head coach for the Saints baseball team. Before co...
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Wrestlers learning to take flight
Before young wrestlers can take down their opponents with high-flying wrestling maneuvers, they must learn how to get off their backs. The feeling of the mat between their shoulders will become a f...
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LCHS summer league competition heats up
Athletes on Lumpkin County High School teams have been sharpening their skills with plenty of games this summer.
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin standout aims for collegiate competition
Cole Walden may have wrapped up his baseball career with Lumpkin County High School, but it’s just the beginning of a new chapter.
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Players sharpen skills at LCHS soccer camp
For the third-straight year, the Lumpkin County High School soccer program hosted its popular youth summer camp. More than 40 players filled the turf to practice everything from agility and ball-wo...
Jun 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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United Karate season begins with big results
Competitors from the United Karate Studio of Dahlonega have begun to earn strong marks as the team already participated in three tournaments this year.
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Cagle to continue wrestling career with TMC
Lumpkin County fans have seen Lee Cagle make winning moves on the wrestling mat for years. They have watched him go from a USA Wrestling State Finalist in middle school to a high school State Final...
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Williams to continue softball career at Piedmont College
The feeling of sliding into home plate is one of the things that hooked Heather Williams on softball. Now eight years later, the Lumpkin County High School senior isn’t about to stop. The outfielde...
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eighth grader Darien Sullivan places 2nd in State high jump
Lumpkin County Middle School’s Darien Sullivan earned second place in the high jump event at the Georgia Middle School Track and Field State Championships. Finishing his first season of track and f...
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Jackson is 5th in State high jump
Taking on the best competitors in the state, Lumpkin County High School’s Skyler Jackson recently finished in fifth place in all of Class AAA.
May 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Heroes League players and volunteers discover fun and games, and much more
Some of the most striking images last week at North Georgia’s Haines & Carolyn Hill Stadium were courtesy of the smiling faces of the Heroes League players.
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin's Kasey Tauber named All-Region soccer
The soccer coaches of 8-AAA have tabbed Lumpkin County’s Kasey Tauber as one of the top-13 players in the Region, voting her to the First Team All-Region team.
May 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin wrestling represented at Georgia Games
Bringing home Ironman trophies at the recent Georgia Games were Logan Brown and Cole White. The Lumpkin County Middle School wrestlers accumulated the most points over the three styles (Folkstyle, ...
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North Georgia Combat Shooting Team wins 2012 Fort Benning Rilfe Championships
After three days of competition, North Georgia won the Team competition over Active, National Guard, and Reserve competitors.
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Construction begins on 2012 Indians football team
The Purple & Gold Game is a learning tool that is used for months by the coaching staff.
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Norton sets sights on Berry College
Before his freshman year at Lumpkin County High School, Ethan Norton knew he needed a change.
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Saints fall to Flagler in Super Regional Championship
For the first time in four years the North Georgia softball team will not be representing the Southeast Region in the Division II College World Series.
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Varsity tennis meets stiff competition at Region Tournament
Lumpkin picks up wins before falling to eventual State Tourney teams
May 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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McIntosh signs with Reinhardt University football
When Ian McIntosh becomes a member of the Reinhardt University football team, Lumpkin will lose an electrifying athlete whose skill has propelled the Indians to numerous victories during the last f...
May 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jackson advances to State meet in high jump
Lumpkin County’s Skyler Jackson flew to a height of six feet, two inches in the high jump at the recent Sectionals Track and Field Meet to earn forth place.
May 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints baseball wins in walk-off fashion on Senior Night
Determined to not let Emory University spoil the Senior Night festivities, North Georgia put together a comeback to steal the win from the Eagles (26-12).
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Saints to host Super Regional Friday and Saturday
North Georgia shoots down King College, Columbus State and Augusta State to come within two games of a fourth-straight World Series
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Varsity baseball: Indians rally in season finale
Looking to end the season on a high note, the Lumpkin County varsity baseball squad had three outs to do something special.
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints Softball: Davenport earns 500th win
With a doubleheader sweep of Georgia College, the Saints softball team recently helped head coach Mike Davenport win his 500th career game.
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Saints softball will host 4th-straight Southeast Regional
The North Georgia softball team has earned the No. 1 seed for the fourth year in a row and will host one of two 2012 NCAA Southeast Regionals this weekend.
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Region 8-AAA Golf Tournaments prove tough for Indians
The Lumpkin County varsity golfers met with some stiff competition at the Region 8-AAA Tournaments last week with the girls and boys squads finishing in seventh place out of 13 teams.
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Lumpkin varsity soccer teams conclude season
The Lumpkin County varsity soccer teams saw their chances for season finale victories go down to the wire as they were pushed by Stephens County to a pair of overtime losses.
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Boys soccer surges to victory on Senior Night
It was just the way Lumpkin County wanted to end the final home game of the season.
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf: Booker ready for fairways and finals
Lumpkin County senior Austin Booker knows one thing—he’ll study for plenty of exams and play many rounds of golf in the next few years as a member of the North Georgia College & State University go...
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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