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October 22, 2014
Sports

Varsity football: Lumpkin tastes victory
Gutsy comeback helps Lumpkin top Walnut Grove for first win of season
Oct 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Monroe Area too quick for varsity Indians
Lumpkin offense looks stronger but Monroe Area tops Indians in 8-AAAA action
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school softball tops White and Chestatee
The Lumpkin County Middle School softball squad returned to its winning ways with two-straight victories in three days at home last week beginning with a comeback victory against rival White County.
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cycling returns this weekend
Rubber will meet the road again as cyclists burn up the streets of downtown Dahlonega this Saturday when the Six Gap Criterium returns for its second year. The spectator-friendly event is part of a...
Sep 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hurricanes blow away Indians in 8-AAAA action
Although Lumpkin County was able to control a significant portion of the clock, Monroe Area used its big-play capability to earn a 54-13 victory over the Indians at the "purple pit" on Friday night...
Sep 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle School football crushes North Habersham in season opener
Lumpkin County Middle School began its 2012 campaign on the road with a 30-0 thumping of North Habersham.
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Band of Gold halftime show reveals magical melodies
If the football crowd notices a few unexplainable occurrences during the halftime show this season, it’s because the Band of Gold has been mixing fine arts with the dark arts.
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Saints soccer ranked No. 20 after beginning season with five victories
Making a stellar start to the 2012 season, the North Georgia College & State University women’s soccer team posted a 5-0 record over an 11-day stretch and is now ranked No. 20 in the nation.
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians preparing to battle West Hall after loss to White
After a pair of games against formidable opponents, the Lumpkin County varsity football squad is still looking to put one in the win column with a trip to 0-2 West Hall on the horizon this Friday.
Sep 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians scoring too little too late for White County
Despite putting together a 13-play drive punctuated by a Jonathan Gilreath touchdown reception from Daniel McCrary to end the third quarter, the Lumpkin County varsity squad succumbed to a powerful...
Sep 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity football: Lumpkin looks to regroup against White County
After a disappointing 35-0 loss to Dawson County in the season opener, the Lumpkin County varsity squad will hit the road to Cleveland this week to take on another long-time rival, White County.
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school cross-country out-runs competition in first race of season
Practice paid off for the girls cross-country team at the first meet of the season. The Lumpkin County Middle School squad left the competition in the dust as the Lady Indians finished first out of...
Sep 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school softball wins three straight
The softball season is off to a thrilling start for the Lumpkin County Middle School team as a heavy dose of offense helped the Lady Indians earn a trio of early-season victories on the road last w...
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North Georgia cross-country returns to action
In its first meet in more than two years, the North Georgia College & State University women’s cross-country team competed in the Young Harris Invitational on Saturday.
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Varsity softball making an impact
Lady Indians ranked No. 9 in the state after moving up to Class AAAA
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Dawson runs over Lumpkin in opener
The Lumpkin County varsity football squad couldn't hold back the Tigers on Friday night as rival Dawson County used its hurry-up offensive attack to rack up 28 points at halftime en route to a 35-0...
Sep 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men's soccer ties in final exhibition with Max Angel goal
The North Georgia College & State men’s soccer team took to the pitch for the final time in preseason action Saturday night, hosting Southern Wesleyan University in a spirited match that ended in a...
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians ready to kick off season against Dawson
Fans in Dahlonega and Dawsonville know that there’s much more at stake than just a “win” or “loss” any time the Indians and Tigers meet on the football field.
Aug 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity football set for scrimmage Saturday night
This Saturday, Lumpkin will welcome the Leopards of Banks County in a preseason scrimmage, with kickoff set for 7 p.m. at LCHS.
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Senior softball club dressed for success in third season
The Nuggets of the Dahlonega Senior Softball Club are excelling on the field and seeing their highest participation yet in their third season.
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin softball blasts Bobcats in opener
A drizzly Monday night in Dahlonega could do nothing to dampen the spirits of the Lumpkin County varsity softball squad. The Lady Indians (Region 8-AAAA) thrilled the home fans with an impressive s...
Aug 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Players keep eyes on the ball at volleyball camp
Middle school and high school players practiced their skills to bump, set and spike at the recent summer volleyball camp at Lumpkin County High School.
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local gymnasts ready to prepare for season
Even though they may have stayed up half the night before watching the gymnastics action in the Olympics, the athletes at Dahlonega School of Gymnastics have been coming to practice enthusiastic ab...
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gold Rush Softball wins 12U State
The Dahlonega 12-and-under Gold Rush Softball Team went undefeated to take first place in the recent GSA State tournament in Alpharetta.
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer swimmers surge to State
It was a summer of success for the swimmers of the Lumpkin County YMCA Gold Rush Swim Team.
Aug 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cheerleading: All-State hopeful to compete next week
Emily McClure enjoys taking an influential role on the Lumpkin County competition cheerleading squad. Now the senior will have the opportunity to show her leadership qualities when she represents h...
Aug 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer league works in younger players
Unlike some of their opponents in the summer league, the Lumpkin County High School baseball squad didn’t try to put their upcoming varsity team on the field.
Aug 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin football ready for fall practice
The Lumpkin County Indians made the most of their summer workouts and have returned from team camp with renewed enthusiasm
Aug 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team members impressive at Georgia Games
Members of Lumpkin County’s State Championship riflery team recently earned podium finishes at the Georgia Games 2012 Air Rifle Shooting Championships at Alatoona High School.
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints soccer nearing season start
Women look to make back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances. Men aim to challenge themselves with tough schedule.
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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.
Jul 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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.
Jul 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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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.
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pro Golf Tour event coming to Achasta
Fans invited for week-long event beginning Tuesday in Dahlonega
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Band support ensures music marches on
Volunteers sought to help with upcoming LCHS band camp
Jul 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jul 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Jul 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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...
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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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
Jun 27, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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