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September 21, 2014
Sports

North Georgia welcomes 2012 Hall of Fame class
North Georgia College & State University welcomed five new members to the prestigious Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday evening, as nearly 200 people were on hand for the induction of some of the be...
Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin riflery team wins 3rd-straight
In its most dominating performance of the season, the Lumpkin County riflery team extended its win streak to three matches with a 1,116-883 victory over White County in Dahlonega last week.
Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grapplers tune up for Area Tourney
In the final match before this weekend’s Area Traditional Tournament, the Lumpkin County varsity squad placed three wrestlers on the podium at the Burnt Mountain Invitational hosted by Pickens County.
Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians shoot down White at buzzer
With just seconds remaining, Lumpkin County varsity boys coach Chris Guthrie gathered his players on the sideline. The Indians were tied 61-61 with arch rival White County in a hostile environment ...
Feb 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school riflery tops Gainesville for 2nd-straight win
The season is still young, and so are many of the riflery team members, but a focused Lumpkin squad has found a way to begin 2012 with two-straight wins.
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school wrestling succeeds at State Duals
Lumpkin didn’t need a repeat of its two previous attempts at the Middle School State Duals. Not only did the Indians redeem themselves from a pair of 0-2 performances, they completely turned the ta...
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions and Leopards catch Lumpkin basketball
Varsity Girls The gymnasium was a hostile environment for the varsity basketball squads last week as Lumpkin encountered tough region and non-region foes. The Lady Indians (3-16) hosted region oppo...
Jan 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school wrestlers strong on Senior Night
The Lumpkin County varsity wrestling squad and the fans were in a celebratory mood on Senior Night as the Indians were in fine form.
Jan 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school wrestlers avenge Banks
The Lumpkin County Middle School wrestling squad showed perseverance last week in a tri-match against two difficult opponents.
Jan 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school boys basketball tops Riverview
The seventh grade boys put together a dominating performance versus the Eagles, surging out to a 38-4 halftime advantage on their way to a 46-20 victory.
Jan 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS riflery team on target in first match
Returning to the shooting range for their first match since earning a fifth-place finish at the State Championships last year, the Lumpkin County High School riflery team members found their mark a...
Jan 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rivalry weekend tough for Lady Indians basketball
The Lady Indians welcomed two of their fiercest rivals to town last weekend for a pair of back-to-back games.
Jan 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Strong surge for Lumpkin swimmers
Excitement filled the Aquatic Center in Gainesville Friday night as Lumpkin County swimmers loudly cheered each other on.
Jan 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school wrestlers are League Champions
The middle school wrestlers concluded their pre-holiday action with a winning effort in the League Championship hosted by Union County.
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity wrestling runner-up at Lambert tournament
During the holiday break, the varsity wrestling squad was working hard, maintaining its top form for the second half of the season.
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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All-Region honors for Lumpkin football players
After achieving a second-straight winning season, the Lumpkin County varsity football team was honored with a trio of players named to this year’s 8-AAA All-Region Team, while four others earned Ho...
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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8th grade boys basketball continue success
The 8th grade boys continued their dominating season by winning three of four games leading into the holiday break.
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling tops White, Dawson before winning John Smith Tournament
Even for the always-tough Lumpkin County varsity wrestling squad, it was no ordinary week. When the Indians swept a tri-match against rivals White and Dawson counties, they were just getting starte...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians basketball tops Lanier with late surge
Lumpkin County extended its streak versus Lanier to four games as the varsity girls squad denied the Longhorns with a strong fourth-quarter effort.
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school wrestling earns Runner-up at Amicalola Classic
It was a dominating performance by the Indians as five middle school wrestlers took first place in their weight class to lead Lumpkin County to a runner-up finish at the Amicalola Classic Tournament.
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school basketball: Indians deny North Forsyth
Lumpkin picked it up in the high-scoring final quarter and out-paced North Forsyth for a 53-52 victory last week.
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin swimmers take sixth behind Titans
For the second time this season, Lumpkin County swimmers traveled to Ruby Fulbright Aquatic Center in Clarkesville.
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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High school wrestling jumps all over the competition at KOM
In a busy week that included a home meet against Yeshiva and Riverside and a road trip to Hiawassee, the Lumpkin County wrestling team showed the strength for which it’s known with many outstanding...
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians basketball battles to two-straight victories
It was a winning week for the Lumpkin County varsity girls basketball squad as the Lady Indians earned a pair of exciting wins over Lanier and West Hall.
Dec 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Girls swimmers earn first place in season opener, boys take second
The Lady Indians led the way at Lumpkin County’s first varsity swim meet of the season with a winning effort over Habersham Central, Tallulah Falls, Union County, Providence Christian and Bremen.
Dec 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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2011-12 Winter Sports Preview special section this week
It's picture day for The Nugget's sports teams. The Lumpkin County winter sports season has arrived for Lumpkin County High School and Middle School.
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upcoming games for Lumpkin County schools and North Georgia
Upcoming games for Lumpkin County schools and North Georgia
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity wrestling team goes 4-1 at Spartan Slam
It may have been the first competition of the season, but the Lumpkin County varsity wrestling squad was ready. Competing at the Spartan Slam Duals Tournament at West Hall, the Indians earned victo...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school basketball teams extend dominance
The Lumpkin County Middle School basketball teams picked up victories recently over Riverview, South Habersham, and Union County.
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school wrestling: Lumpkin wins 10 gold medals at tournament
The Indians put 13 wrestlers in the finals and brought home 10 gold medals on their way to winning the Towns County King of the Mountain Tournament for the second-straight year.
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Upcoming games for Lumpkin County schools and North Georgia
Upcoming games for Lumpkin County schools and North Georgia
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity girls basketball battles elite Fannin squad
The Lumpkin County varsity girls basketball squad had the unenviable job of beginning the season against an opponent that finished with a 23-3 record a year ago. The Lady Indians (8A-AAA) traveled ...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin County Middle School cheerleader to appear in Disney Thanksgiving celebration
Lumpkin County Middle School eighth grader Alexis Satterfield will perform with the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) and the Universal Dance Association (UDA) All-Americans group in the pre...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school wrestling battles Union and White
The wrestlers from Lumpkin County Middle School recently continued their strong start to the season by hosting a tri-match with Union and White counties. The Indians were able to easily handle an u...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin eighth grade boys rebound with win over Towns
The Lumpkin County eighth grade boys basketball team showed its resiliency last week, rebounding from a loss to Lakeview in the season opener to earning a win on the road against Towns County. Lump...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity boys successful in scrimmage vs. Fannin
It was a fast start to the varsity basketball season for the Lumpkin County boys as they traveled to Blue Ridge to take on Fannin County (Region 8A-AA). The Indians (8A-AAA) took control of the gam...
Nov 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHSA region realignment: Lumpkin aims to stay in AAA
The next meeting of the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) Reclassification Committee is set for Monday, Nov. 21, when the new classifications are expected to be announced. In a time when many ...
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity wrestlers reaching for state titles
At one moment the entire wrestling team is gathered around assistant coach Sean Mullins and senior Michael Hilliard as they demonstrate the proper technique for several types of takedowns. The next...
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Competition Cheerleaders earn best-ever finish at State
After a season that saw the varsity competition cheerleading squad win multiple meets, Lumpkin made its second-straight appearance in the Georgia High School Association Cheerleading Championships....
Nov 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin middle school wrestling opens season with victories
The Lumpkin County Middle School wrestlers finally got the chance to put their weeks of preparation to the test last week. “The team has also been working extremely hard, pushing each other in prac...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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