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May 26, 2015
Sports
Parrish lone Lady Lion to make All-Conference
Piedmont College junior Nicole Parrish was named to the 2015 USA South Women’s Tennis All-Conference Team according to a press release from the league Thursday. Parrish, a Habersham Central High Sc...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Lions fall in USA South championship
Piedmont College’s women’s lacrosse team suffered a 10-7 loss to Meredith College Saturday in the USA South Conference Championship game in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. Meredith, the No. 2 seed in ...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders fall to Wolverines in rain-shortened contest
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team hosted West Forsyth High School Thursday in a 4-3 losing effort, which was shortened due to weather. Neither team scored in the first two innin...
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders sail past Lambert; set up Friday match for region crown
Habersham Central High School is one step closer to achieving another one of its goals for the season after defeating region opponent Lambert High School 2-1 Tuesday in Mt. Airy. After securing the...
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHSA rule limits football contact
The Georgia High School Association (GHSA) unanimously passed a motion to limit contact in football practices Monday at its semiannual meeting of the State Executive Committee. The new rule restric...
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diamond Raiders ground War Eagles
Habersham Central High School’s baseball team defeated South Forsyth High School Tuesday night 8-5 in a region matchup in Cumming. The trip for the Raiders was the second in as many days after Mond...
Apr 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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QDMA hosting upcoming banquet for first-year funds
The Georgia Foothills Branch of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is hosting its first banquet this month to help begin its fundraising efforts as well as inform members of the activit...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Longhorns wrangle Raiders in region game
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team fell to Lambert High School Saturday in a 10-4 affair in a region contest in Suwanee. The Raiders (4-16, 2-10) opened up the contest at the pla...
Apr 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Late inning pushes Raiders past Wildcats
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball squad picked up its fourth win Tuesday afternoon as it defeated Rabun County High School 3-1 late. The Raiders (4-15, 2-9) took to the plate to get ...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Lions’ bid for perfection ends with loss against Tigers
Piedmont College’s Lady Lions were on the verge of an undefeated regular season Wednesday as they traveled to Sewanee, Tennessee to battle fellow unbeaten Sewanee: The University of the South. The ...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Baseball comes home to Atlanta
What is today? Today is the day America’s pastime returns to the Ted. Today is the day Atlanta welcomes back the boys of summer in the early spring. Today ends 197 days of suffering since the final...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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PC baseball wins late over No. 6 Panthers
Piedmont College’s Breck Davidson played hero Wednesday with a walk-off hit to help the Lions defeat No. 6 Birmingham-Southern College 2-1 in 10 innings. Neither team was able to get anything going...
Apr 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Peeples named new Piedmont College AD
Piedmont College head baseball coach Jim Peeples has been named the new athletic director at the college, taking over the position from John Dzik, who announced in January that he would retire May ...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diamond Raiders downed by Alpharetta 10-1
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team traveled to Alpharetta Friday for a region meeting with Alpharetta High School, which the home squad won 10-1. The Raiders (3-15, 2-9) were loo...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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TFS track scores well with few athletes
Tallulah Falls School competed in the Oconee-Barberitos Classic track meet Friday with the boys placing seventh of 11 teams and the girls placing 10th of 12 teams, despite only competing with a qua...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Forrest, McDaniel named USA South Athletes of the Week
A pair of Piedmont College Lady Lions’ lacrosse players made the list of USA South’s Athletes of the Week as Blake Forrest was named Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week and Maggie McDaniel was se...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ross named HCLL Volunteer of the Year
Habersham County Little League honored Chet Ross at its Opening Day ceremony March 21 as the league’s Volunteer of the Year. “I wanted to start something, a new tradition, that we do on Opening Day...
Apr 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders defeat Northview, fall to Chattahoochee in region play
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team was still in search of a second region win after falling to Chattahoochee High School in Johns Creek, 10-2, Monday. A 7-1 victory over Northvie...
Apr 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders defeat North Forsyth, clinch spot in state playoffs
Habersham Central High School’s varsity boys’ soccer team took to Cumming Tuesday for its final match before spring break. The Raiders won the matchup with North Forsyth High School 5-1 and sealed ...
Apr 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders picking up mid-season steam
Habersham Central High School’s boys’ golf squad is picking up their game as the season rolls on. Last week, the Raiders finished 13th of 19 teams in the Big Red Shootout, beat Hart County and Whit...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Perfect Lady Lions clinch back-to-back regular season titles
Piedmont College’s women’s lacrosse team is headed back to the conference tournament with the No. 1 seed after clinching its second consecutive regular season title with a 20-4 trouncing of Hunting...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Track falls to White County; takes top 5 at Longhorn Stampede meet
Habersham Central High School’s track and field team dropped a combined meet to White County High School Friday night before the boys’ and girls’ sides picked up fifth-place finishes at Lambert Hig...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS boys soccer pulls out another late victory, beat Gladiators 2-1 in extra time
Habersham Central High School’s varsity boys’ soccer team has been the epitome of the moniker “cardiac kids” this season. Friday night’s 2-1 victory over Johns Creek High School continued the trend...
Apr 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tallulah Falls ‘Light in the Mountains’ 5K upcoming
Tallulah Falls School will once again be hosting the Light in the Mountains 5K as part of its Homecoming Weekend festivities. Activities for homecoming will be April 24-25, with the race opening ev...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anderson-Brooks Basketball Academy holding Summer Kickoff
The Anderson-Brooks Basketball Academy is hosting a 2015 Summer Kickoff in April. The Summer Kickoff will be held April 25 at HCHS and is open to students who are currently in fifth, sixth, seventh...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cardiac kids strike again with PK win over Centennial
Habersham Central High School’s varsity boys’ soccer team has a flair for the dramatics this season. It’s most recent victory over perennial powerhouse Centennial High School was no exception as it...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders serve up region tennis win
Habersham Central High School’s boys’ tennis team picked up its first region win of the season with a 3-2 defeat of North Forsyth High School. Wednesday, March 18, the Raiders traveled to Cumming t...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Offensive struggles continue for Raiders vs. Centennial, North Forsyth
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team is fighting an offensive slump, which spanned three games last week and continued into Tuesday and Wednesday nights’ losses to Centennial and N...
Mar 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Little League hits community home run
Habersham County opened its doors to a baseball program in 1997, which has continued to be a staple of the community since its inception 18 years ago. A group of dads in search of a better opportun...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men’s soccer earns 3-0 victory over Northview
Habersham Central High School’s varsity men’s soccer team is making a push to get back to the state playoffs this year. A 3-0 victory over Northview High School Friday night will help make its case...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opening Day sets exciting tone for 2015 season
A sun-splashed morning served as the backdrop for a slice of Americana straight out of a Norman Rockwell painting, as the Habersham Little League held its 18th Opening Day last weekend at Diamond M...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three split $10,000 prize at fundraiser
Three hundred numbers drawn, and in the end, three winners. However, all athletes at Habersham Central High School are the true winners because of funds raised for Habersham County Schools sports p...
Mar 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders ground War Eagles; Lady Raiders fall to South Forsyth
Habersham Central High School’s varsity soccer team hosted South Forsyth High School Wednesday for a region match between the two squads, which saw the Raiders take a 3-0 victory and the Lady Raide...
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blackburn, Oren help Lady Bears set new record
The Truett-McConnell College Lady Bears’ golf team set a new school record as it hit the links earlier this week at The Oaks Golf Course in Covington to compete in the SCAD Atlanta Spring Golf Invi...
Mar 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf girls beat Hart Co.
Habersham Central High School’s girls’ golf team picked up a win in its first match of the season Tuesday as it took on Hart County High School. The Lady Raiders beat the Lady Bulldogs 151-157 at A...
Mar 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diamond Raiders earn first season win, first region win on back-to-back nights
Habersham Central High School’s varsity baseball team dropped its first seven games of the season. Tuesday night, that changed with a 6-3 victory over Stephens County High School. Wednesday night, ...
Mar 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raider tennis gets first wins of 2015
Habersham Central High School tennis picked up its first wins of the year Tuesday as both the boys and girls defeated East Hall High School 4-1 in Mt. Airy. The boys picked up singles wins from Joh...
Mar 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders trounce Highlands Highlanders
Habersham Central High School’s varsity girls’ soccer team hosted Highlands School of Highlands, North Carolina, Tuesday in a contest which ended 10-2 in favor of the home team. The Lady Raiders pu...
Mar 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gainesville takes Apple Mountain Invitational
Habersham Central High School hosted the Apple Mountain Invitational golf tournament Saturday at Apple Mountain Resort and Golf Club, where a team score of 282 won the event and an individual mark ...
Mar 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Penalty kicks decide clash between Raiders, Red Elephants
Habersham Central High School tied the Gainesville Red Elephants, 1-1, Saturday in a non-region competition at home which, eventually, led the pair to penalty kicks to decide the contest. The Raide...
Mar 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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