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9/10 Bartow LL places third in Southeast
The Bartow County Recreation 9/10 Little League All-Star softball team finished in third place in the 9/10 Little League Southeast Region Tournament of Champions over the weekend in Clarksville, Tenn. “I’m pleased with their performance because this is the first time going in the regionals,” Bartow County Recreation program director Jeff Shinall said. “They fought hard yesterday. They could have got down and they did a great job. They didn’t hit Saturday at all and they put 24 hits out there [Sunday].” The Bartow All-Stars played five games, two Saturday, two Sunday and one Monday. After sc...
Jul 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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9U Bartow Canes win Grand Slam World Series
The 9u Bartow Canes went undefeated in the 2014 Grand Slam World Series held in Panama City Beach, Fla., at Frank Brown Park on June 29, defeating the East Cobb Stars of Marietta, Parkview Panthers...
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Linn prepares for 2nd season at Air Force
The college football season is around the corner and 20 Bartow County players will be participating in their first seasons as college athletes. A year ago, former Cartersville standout Hayes Linn w...
Jul 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cass’ Etheridge heads to Georgia Perimeter
Until a year ago, it seemed inevitable that Cass football and baseball standout Brandon Etheridge would eventually become a college athlete. Then on July 24, 2013, the inevitability of Etheridge co...
Jul 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Samuel comes back to Bartow for football camp
Richard Samuel is arguably the best football player to ever play at Cass, rushing for 2,781 yards and 43 touchdowns as a running back in his last two seasons with the Colonels. Samuel’s exploits th...
Jul 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former Cane Tyler Will transfers to Berry College
Tyler Will made signifcant contributions to the Cartersville High athletic programs during his time in purple and gold. He will hope to have a similar impact on his new program, which will be the B...
Jul 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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GHC wraps up busy summer on recruiting trail
If someone happened to visit the LakePoint baseball complex over the course of the past three weeks, there is a good chance that person ran into Georgia Highlands head coach Mike Marra. Marra has b...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leonhardi to race 4 tracks, 6 races, in 9 days
On Aug. 4, Zach Leonhardi will resume school just like any other 13-year-old. However, unlike most of his classmates at South Central Middle School, Leonhardi will be busy racing six races at four ...
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Benton qualifies for amateur national championship
Taylor H. Benton, a dirt bike racer and sophomore at Woodland High School, has already racked up the accomplishments at just 15 years old. Benton has won the Alabama SCCA Championship three times, ...
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Edwards set to play again after brain surgery
Life is often compared to a rollercoaster. Along the ride there are ups and downs, twists and turns. You climb and climb and finally you get up to the top and then you fall right back down. For 201...
Jul 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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12U Canes win back-to-back state titles
The Cartersville 12U Canes have won back-to-back state championships through the Georgia Recreation and Parks Association. Mike Streetman, youth athletic coordinator for the city of Cartersville Pa...
Jul 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bartow 10U girls win pitchers’ duel, state title
The Bartow County 10U girls all-star team won the Georgia Little League Softball championship title on the field in West Point Wednesday night. Bartow defeated Franklin, 3-1, to claim the crown in ...
Jul 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bartow advances as No. 1 seed after pool play in West Point
The Bartow County 10U girls all-star team employed the mercy rule twice while earning the No. 1 seed out of its pool at the Georgia Little League Softball championship being played in West Point th...
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Canes place fifth in Southeastern 7-on-7 by Jason Greenberg