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December 21, 2014
Sports

Indians run over Warriors and War Eagles
Just in case White County was thinking of sweeping the season series versus Lumpkin County, the Indians brought a power-packed performance to Cleveland on Thursday to punish the Warriors with a 12-...
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Special Olympics Local Games welcomes Dawson athletes
The sea of athletes at Lumpkin County High School’s Local Games swelled this year as many Dawson County participants joined the competition.
Apr 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tritt earns individual riflery State Title
Charles Tritt didn’t stop when he earned the highest overall score of any competitor at the State Championships. Lumpkin’s team captain then moved on to the individual Finals against the seven othe...
Apr 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team wins State Championship
The varsity riflery team decided at the beginning of the season not to try to win the State Championship. They decided instead to focus on the process of shooting the same way every match.
Apr 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin riflery team returning to State
The riflery team members know they can’t dwell too much on winning their tenth match in a row.
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys golf tested at Warrior Invitational, girls take on Ga. Peach
As the varsity golf teams look toward late-season competition, several Lumpkin players have turned in impressive individual performances in recent matches.
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Moye will return to defense with Mercer football
Lumpkin County senior Logan Moye will be seeing a lot of his new teammates during the upcoming years. Beginning in the fall of 2013, Mercer University will resume intercollegiate football competiti...
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians rush back to overtake Johnson
The home fans were taken on a wild ride last week as the Lumpkin County varsity baseball squad put together two comebacks in one game.
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Junior Jazzercisers perform for Atlanta Hawks halftime show
Dahlonega Junior Jazzercise students were among 120 Junior Jazzercisers from all over Georgia who recently performed at the Atlanta Hawks half-time show at Phillips Arena.
Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Late-season rush of Region matches
The Lumpkin County girls and boys varsity tennis squads recently improved their Region 8-AAA records to 6-4 as the teams near the conclusion of regular-season competition.
Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin has two USA Wrestling State Champs
A pair of local wrestlers concluded the USA Wrestling folkstyle season by winning State Championships recently. Kaylee Seabolt, a sixth grader at Lumpkin County Middle School, capped off her first ...
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team advances to State Semifinal
The Lumpkin County High School riflery team is now just one match away from returning to the State Championships after its strong performance in the Sectionals shoot-off last week.
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin baseball earns win over Franklin
The Indians got back on track with a 6-3 win on the road last week at Region opponent Franklin. Lumpkin (5-8) overcame an early 1-0 deficit with a run in the third and four in the fourth inning. Fr...
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men’s tennis sets program records for victories
The North Georgia men’s tennis team sits at 12-2 on the season and has already set program records for wins in a season since entering the NCAA seven years ago, and consecutive wins with seven.
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians track teams earn victories
Many Lumpkin County High School athletes gave outstanding performances last week as the Indians brought home the overall girls and boys team victories.
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity soccer gets back on track
It was a night to get things going in the right direction as the Lumpkin County varsity girls and boys soccer teams snapped their slumps with victories over Franklin County.
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team wins Area Championship, looks to State competition
The Lumpkin County riflery team solidified the number-one seed in the upcoming Sectionals shoot-off by winning the Area 6 Championship last week.
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin’s Dorsey signs with Jacksonville State
Taking down opposing ball-carriers is nothing new to Lumpkin County’s BJ Dorsey. Now, the senior will have the privilege of pursuing a business degree while lining up against some big-time college ...
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school soccer keeps rolling
The Lumpkin County Middle School girls soccer team picked up four wins in eight days recently as the team continues to dominate the competition.
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity tennis on target
The Lumpkin County varsity tennis squads have wasted no time during the early portion of the season, as the girls and boys teams recently racked up three wins apiece.
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin baseball pounces on Tigers in opener
Unlike what many fans expected to see from a season with new bat regulations (designed to make aluminum bats perform like wood), there was plenty of offense in Lumpkin County’s varsity opener versu...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints softball delivers on ESPN3
When it counted the most, No. 2 North Georgia came through in the clutch as junior Kayla Minger delivered a two-out, two-run double to give the Saints a 6-5 win in eight innings over No. 3 West Tex...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tennis teams earn victories to begin 2012 season
The Lumpkin County varsity tennis squads have begun the season by picking up victories in recent matches.
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys golf tops Dawson in opening match
After the first date of the season was washed out, the Lumpkin County boys golf team finally met Dawson at Achasta, and the Indians performance was worth the wait. Led by senior Austin Booker, the ...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians make big impact on Bobcats
Following the team’s tough loss to Union County in the opener, the Lady Indians soccer squad hoped to find a competitive spark that would send them in a winning direction.
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin wrestlers take on State Tourney
Lumpkin’s Cagle, Hilliard earn individual fourth place results
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints softball to appear on ESPN3
The first team in North Georgia school history to be broadcast on the ESPN family of networks, the No. 3-ranked Saints softball squad will take on No. 5-ranked West Texas A&M this Saturday, Februar...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity boys basketball upsets West Hall
The Indians earned a hard-fought win in the first round of the Region 8-AAA Tournament, taking down West Hall 62-56. Lumpkin County (3-23) jumped out to an early four-point lead in the first quarte...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riflery team sets season-high score
Led by senior Charles Tritt, the riflery team kept its undefeated season alive last week against North Gwinnett.
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home opener big for middle school soccer
Girls and Boys teams earn victories against Towns County
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dahlonega referee Bell to enter Hall of Fame
Having refereed every level of women’s basketball, from high school to the Olympics, Sally Bell said each one brings its own types of rewards and thrills.
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys soccer smashes Union in opener
The Lumpkin County boys squad began the varsity soccer season with a strong offensive showing versus Union County on Friday evening. Battling a team that had earned three-straight head-to-head wins...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians basketball upsets West Hall in postseason play
Lumpkin moves on to battle North Hall at 7:30 p.m. tonight (Feb. 15) in Gainesville in the Region 8-AAA quarterfinals.
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin riflery tops State score in fourth win
Using a consistent effort from all four shooters, Lumpkin achieved its highest score of the season with a 1,128-844 performance against Duluth last week on the road.
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints bats come alive to claim first victory
The North Georgia bats gave Blake Hobby a lead on Saturday before he ever stepped on the field when Jordan Erisman came around to score on a base hit by Kenny Bellavance in the first inning.
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Saints basketball rallies to edge Columbus State 65-62
Women’s basketball rallied late on Saturday to score a come-from-behind victory on the road over Columbus State in Peach Belt Conference play.
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints softball ranked 3rd in nation, set to host tourney
The North Georgia softball team will start the season as one of the top three teams in the country for the third-straight year, as the Saints are ranked No. 3 in the NFCA Division II Preseason Top ...
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three Lumpkin wrestlers are Area Champs
The Indians qualified seven wrestlers for the upcoming State Sectionals Tournament as Lumpkin earned third place out of 13 teams.
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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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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