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Cass approaches .500 record, to take on Rome
Despite Cass defeating River Ridge last week to improve to 4-4, the Colonels were eliminated from state playoff contention with Rome’s loss to Sequoyah. Still, Cass has plenty to play for Friday at home against Rome as the Colonels hope to notch their fifth win this season to exceed last season’s total and guarantee at least a .500 record. “Considering what we lost last year and how young we were starting this year, it springboards the end of winter workouts and spring practice,” Cass head coach Bobby Hughes said of what a .500 record would mean to the program. “Of course, we know what the ...
Oct 30, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodland faces potential playoff team in Sequoyah
The Woodland football team gets a little bit of a break this week after facing sub-region Dalton last week, but not much of one. The Wildcats have another potential playoff opponent in Sequoyah on ...
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3 former Bartow players contribute to D-I teams
It was a relatively uneventful week for former Bartow County football players at the Division I level. Cartersville alumni Collin Barber (Georgia), Devin O’Connor (North Carolina State), and Hayes ...
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Football notebook: Bartow teams put gaudy numbers on scoreboard
GO BIG OR GO HOME: A quick look at the postgame box score may lead one to believe that River Ridge was the winning team Friday night at Doug Cochran Stadium. However, despite advantages for River R...
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Sunday Standouts: Chris Morton’s big plays key in Cass victory
Although there are still two weeks remaining in the high school football season, all four Bartow County teams now know whether they will qualify for the playoffs or not. Adairsville and Cartersvill...
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Colonels too fast for River Ridge
The Cass Colonels (4-4) welcomed the River Ridge Knights (3-5) to Doug Cochran Stadium Friday night for a Region 7-AAAAA game. That was about as gracious as the hosts got with Cass securing a 41-26...
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Tigers turn offensive, top North Murray, 56-17
Adairsville scored touchdowns on its first six drives and went on to power past North Murray, 56-17, in high school football Friday night. The Tigers led at halftime, 42-10, and head coach Eric Bis...
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Cartersville too much for Raiders in 48-0 win
Cartersville’s speed and talent has overwhelmed nearly every opponent on its schedule so far this season. On Friday, it was Southeast Whitfield that fell victim to the Purple Hurricanes’ explosive ...
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Woodland shut out by sub-region leading Dalton
It was a tough night for the Woodland Wildcats as they took on the sub-region leading Dalton Catamounts. In the end, the Wildcats fell to the Catamounts, 42-0. “What we take away from the game is t...
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Tigers, Mountaineers making case for playoffs
Adairsville is bracing for another pesky foe with playoff aspirations when it takes on North Murray today. A victory would help the Tigers take another step toward the state playoffs while a loss w...
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Excel eliminated in Game 3 of first round
Excel came close but the heroics of Savannah Sewell with a bat and in the circle were not enough as it fell to Stratford Academy, 4-3, to end its state playoff run Thursday. The Lady Eagles had the...
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Canes remain focused on homecoming game
The Purple Hurricanes continue to breeze through region play as they are 4-0 in Region 7-AAAA and have won by an average of 36.5 points per game. Cartersville will look to continue on its mission t...
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Colonels want fast start against homecoming foe
Cass needs a quick start and a high level of play for four quarters against River Ridge on Friday night, its coach says. The Colonels, who will be trying to get back on the winning track when they ...
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