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April 25, 2015
Sports

Lady Indians' winless streak continues
The Lady Indians varsity basketball team's winless streak extended to 13 straight games after two tough region road games last week. Lumpkin started their week with a region matchup versus the Lady...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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The importance of offseason conditioning
When the sports seasons end, the hard work that student athletes put into their respective sports does not. Or, at least it shouldn't. LCHS Athletic Trainer Erin Darsey warns that student athletes ...
Jan 28, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Third in State: Indians' wrestling team earns third at GHSA State Duals
The LCHS wrestling team pumped out several powerful performances at the GHSA State Duals hosted at the Macon Coliseum Thursday to Saturday, January 15-17, on their way to a third place finish. With...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maidens of the mats
If you were to look up the definition for what a mat maid does, it would state that mat maids attend meets and serve as hostesses at all wrestling tournaments. If you wanted to take a look at the r...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Working above a JV level
In what has shaped up to be a tough season for the LCHS basketball teams, the JV Lady Indians have broken the mold. The JV Lady Indians improved their overall record to 10-2 when they wiped out the...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians improve to 3-4 in region
The LCHS boys varsity basketball team showed signs of improvement on the hardwood last week when they were able to win two out of three games and improved their overall record to 6-14 and their reg...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians' game improves
Despite the Lady Indians' losing streak extending to 11 games, the team displayed signs of definite improvement in their last three games. Touting an overall record of 2-18 and a region record of 0...
Jan 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area Dual runner-ups
The LCHS wrestling team earned a second place finish at the Region 7-AAA Area Duals hosted by West Hall on Saturday, January 9. The Indians were able to leave a trail of fallen opponents behind the...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Straight shooting leads LCHS past RMA
Despite two of the LCHS rifle team's top shooters taking their talents to the collegiate level at the end of last season, the team started their 2015 campaign in a style reminiscent of their succes...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tough week in region play for Indians
The Indians varsity boys basketball team suffered two region losses versus Dawson and Banks counties last week, dropping their overall record to 4-13 and their region record to 2-4. The week starte...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local singers get together for LCHS soccer benefit concert
The LCHS soccer teams are just one of the athletic programs that have suffered due to school budget cuts and lack of funds. However, three local singer/songwriters are joining forces to help raise ...
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians drubbed by Dawson, battered by Banks
The Lady Indians' losing streak moved to eight straight games after Lumpkin was drubbed by Dawson County and battered by Banks County in region action last week.
Jan 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians aggressive at Archer Traditionals
An aggressive approach against their opponents allowed the LCHS wrestling team to finish in ninth place out of 38 competing Georgia high schools at the Archer Traditionals Takedown Sportswear Invit...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Winless streak reaches six games
The Lady Indians' winless streak reached six straight games after the team lost all four of their games over the holiday break. After a 37-30 loss to Piedmont, Alabama in the first round Battle of ...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians drop three-of-four during break
The Indians varsity basketball team had a less than happy break as they lost three of their four games over the holiday. Lumpkin started their holiday break winning just one game during the Battle ...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two overtime victories for UNG basketball
Women's The North Georgia women's basketball team rang in the new year with an overtime thriller downing Georgia College (5-5, 1-2 Peach Belt), 92-91, in front of a packed crowd at Memorial Hall in...
Jan 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 22 22 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 | 21 21 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 | 19 19 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 | 19 19 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 | 18 18 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 | 18 18 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 | 18 18 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 | 18 18 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 | 19 19 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 | 18 18 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 | 15 15 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 | 15 15 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 | 15 15 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 | 17 17 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 | 15 15 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 | 14 14 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 | 14 14 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 | 7 7 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 | 9 9 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 | 8 8 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 | 8 8 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 | 7 7 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 | 7 7 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 | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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