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September 16, 2014
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MS teams closing in on tourney
The regular season is almost complete for Habersham County's middle school basketball teams. All 12 of the county's teams wrap up the regular season this week before turning their attention to the ...
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HC returns to court with 7-AAAAAA split
Habersham Central kicked off the 2013 portion of the high school basketball schedule with a doubleheader Friday night against Meadowcreek in a 7-AAAAAA matchup in Norcross. The Lady Raiders picked ...
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Raiders compete at Area Duals
Habersham Central posted a 1-2 record during the 7-AAAAAA Area Duals Saturday in Duluth. Collins Hill won its eighth straight area duals title, beating North Gwinnett 43-18 in the finals. Both Coll...
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Piedmont cancels men’s basketball season
The 2012-13 season is over for the Piedmont College men’s basketball team. On Friday, PC Director of Athletics John Dzik announced the remainder of season has been cancelled, effective immediately....
Jan 02, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Raiders sweep WCON tourney games, Raiders split with North Hall, Banks County
Habersham Central won three of four games during the annual WCON Holiday Classic Thursday and Friday on the HCHS campus. The Lady Raiders swept a pair of games during the event, while the Raiders s...
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Trotman rolls to Hook' Em Clash title
After a day and a half of wrestling competition, it took less than 40 seconds for Habersham Central's Jeremy Trotman to become a Hook' Em Holiday Clash champion. Trotman picked up the tournament ti...
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Martin wins Coal Mountain title
Habersham Central’s wrestling team got the Christmas break off to a good start with a solid performance at the Coal Mountain Classic last Saturday in Cumming. HCHS senior Sam Martin brought home an...
Dec 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC football players honored
The Habersham Central football program recently held its annual season-ending banquet to recognize the freshman, junior varsity and varsity squads For the varsity team, senior Brandt Rineheart was ...
Dec 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raiders split Classic games with Warriors, Titans
Habersham Central split a pair of games in the Piedmont College Holiday Classic to claim third place in the boys' division. The Raiders (3-8) knocked off North Oconee Friday afternoon in the consol...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS wins Piedmont College Holiday Classic girls’ title
Over the past few years, Habersham Central and North Oconee have had some close, physical battles on the basketball court. Nothing changed as the two girls’ teams met Friday night in the championsh...
Dec 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCMS wrestling team 10-0 in dual matches
The Habersham County middle school wrestling team might not be ready to take a holiday break considering how well the team is currently performing. The Raiders protected their perfect duals match s...
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HNGA teams start season
The basketball season is off and running for both Habersham Ninth Grade Academy teams. On the boys' side, the Raiders, coached by Matt Huff, are 3-5 so far this season. After starting the season 1-...
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilbanks’ girls teams still unbeaten; North, South squads pick up victories
With the Christmas break just around the corner, the Habersham County middle school girls' basketball teams have been busy on the court. Wilbanks Both of the Wilbanks Lady Patriots squads are undef...
Dec 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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MS boys' teams record multiple wins
It's been a hectic few weeks for the the county's six middle school boys' basketball teams. All of the teams wrap up their pre-Christmas portion of the schedule next week before the holiday break b...
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Raiders get first 7-AAAAAA win, Lady Raiders drop close decision
The Habersham Central Raiders broke into the 7-AAAAAA win column Tuesday night for the first time this season, knocking off Mountain View 47-46 in Lawrenceville. The Raiders improved to 2-5 overall...
Dec 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local runners shine at USATF championships
A pair of local runners took part in the USA Track & Field Cross County Club Nationals in last weekend. Charlie Patterson and David Turner were among 71 members of the Atlanta Track Club that compe...
Dec 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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HC wrestlers post wins
Habersham Central got the 2012-13 wrestling season under way last week. The Raiders competed in the Mustang Duals last weekend at Meadowcreek High School in Norcross. The Raiders posted a 3-2 recor...
Dec 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three Raiders on 7-AAAAAA All-Region team
A trio of Habersham Central softball players have been named to the 7-AAAAAA All-Region team. HCHS' Kenzie Fleming, Kylie Stephens and Georgia Webb are among 21 players honored by the region coache...
Dec 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gerrin picks Georgia State
Haley Gerrin has put together a stellar athletic career at Habersham Central over the past four years, playing a leading role for both the Lady Raiders’ basketball and volleyball teams. Gerrin’s pr...
Nov 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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HCHS basketball teams split region openers
The Habersham Central Lady Raider basketball team started the season on a winning note Tuesday night in Norcross with a 44-38 victory over Peachtree Ridge. The season-opener was also HCHS' first ma...
Nov 30, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Habersham middle school team wins Trojan Duals wrestling title
The Habersham County middle school wrestling battled their way to the team title at the Trojan Duals last weekend at North Hall High School in Clermont. The Raiders posted a 5-0 record during the t...
Nov 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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McDuffie, Ridlehoover to enter Raider Hall of Fame
The Habersham Central Basketball Hall of Fame will add two new members next month. Kelly McDuffie and Michael Ridlehoover were recently selected as the members of the 2012 Class by the Hall of Fame...
Nov 23, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Habersham wrestling team preps for Meadowcreek Duals
Just two weeks after wrapping up a tough and frustrating year on the football field, Habersham Central’s Stuart Cunningham now turns his full attention to the Raiders’ wrestling team. Cunningham is...
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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UGA back in national title hunt
The Georgia Bulldogs are back in the hunt for a national title. Just a week after locking up a spot in the SEC Championship game, the Bulldogs moved into the race for the national title thanks to a...
Nov 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Habersham scrimmages Lions; eyes start of the regular season
Habersham Central is just more than a week away from opening its first basketball season in the state’s largest classification. On Tuesday, both HCHS varsity squads got in some preseason work by sc...
Nov 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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MS basketball season under way
Basketball season is in full swing for the county’s six middle school teams. North Habersham, South Habersham and Wilbanks all tipped off the season over the past week. North Habersham On the girls...
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HC teams open swimming season
The Habersham Central swim team got the season started Wednesday with a three-team meet at the Ruby C. Fulbright Aquatic Center. The Raiders swam against Tallulah Falls School and Social Circle, co...
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Habersham middle school teams tip off hoops season
Basketball season has arrived for Habersham County's six middle school teams. The North Habersham, South Habersham and Wilbanks squads all opened the season Thursday. North Habersham took on White ...
Nov 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Raider teams prep for hoops scrimmage
The start of the 2012-13 high school basketball season is still a couple of weeks away but Habersham Central will get some preseason work Tuesday night, taking on Franklin County in a pair of scrim...
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HCHS, Piedmont plan college athletics forum
A lot of high school athletes dream of playing at the college level. The question has always been how to make that dream become a reality. Habersham Central and Piedmont College are teaming up next...
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HC squad earns another state spot
For the past few years, Habersham Central's competition cheer team has made a habit of making a trip to Columbus in November. For the fifth consecutive year, the Raider squad is part of the Georgia...
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Mill Creek, Peachtree Ridge run to 7-AAAAAA cross country titles
Mill Creek and Peachtree Ridge claimed the team titles at the 7-AAAAAA cross country meet Saturday at River Green Park in Duluth. Mill Creek won the boys title while Peachtree Ridge raced to the to...
Nov 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hawks hand Raiders loss in finale
The curtain fell on the 2012 high school football season Friday night in Hoschton as Mill Creek scored seven times in the first half on the way to a 49-0 victory over Habersham Central. The loss le...
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PC teams ousted from USA South play
The 2012 soccer season came to an end for Piedmont College during the first round of the USA South Athletic Conference tournament. The Lady Lions suffered a 1-0 double overtime loss to Meredith Col...
Nov 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions Lions open USA South tourney
Piedmont College wrapped up the volleyball regular season slate last week with a 3-1 road win over Clark Atlanta University. The win pushed the Lady Lions' record to 21-11 and gives the squad some ...
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Habersham Central takes on Hawks in 2012 season finale
Habersham Central closes out the 2012 high school football season tonight with a trip to Hoschton to take on Mill Creek. The game will be the first between the Raiders (1-8) and Mill Creek, which o...
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Duluth ruins HC’s Senior Night plans
Habersham Central was looking to close out the home schedule Friday night with a win but Myles Campbell and the Duluth Wildcats had other plans, rolling up more than 500 yards of offense on the way...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats finish off 2012 season
The North Habersham football team had a lot in common with Habersham Central Raiders when it came to injuries and a tough schedule. The Bobcats’ two middle school squads recently wrapped up the sea...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chitwood plays on pro tour
Former Habersham Central standout Ryan Chitwood is following his dream of playing professional golf. Chitwood, who played collegiately at the University of West Georgia, recently finished his first...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels make strides this fall
The South Habersham football teams recently capped off a successful 2012 season. Under the county's new middle school football system, South Habersham fielded a pair of middle school teams that eac...
Oct 31, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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