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The Excel boys basketball team held a 35-15 lead with three minutes left in the third quarter Wednesday in the Eagles’ first Region 6-A tournament game against Mount Pisgah at Excel. However, Mount Pisgah turned up the pressure against Excel, … more
Excel’s defense wasn’t up to par and too many of its shots didn’t hit the mark on Wednesday against Walker, and the result was a 48-27 loss to close out its season. Head coach Eric Harris said Excel didn’t play up to its abilities in the … more
College basketball players are nearing the home stetch of their seasons with conference playoffs approaching in the coming weeks. Many former Bartow County high school athletes have been playing prominent roles on their teams as they compete … more
Old Man Winter must be getting an early chuckle about plans made to play local high school sports games during the cold season. Bartow County basketball, soccer and baseball games all were delayed when winter forced postponement of athletic plans … more
The season is finally underway for many college baseball and softball teams. As a result, several former Bartow County high school players were in action last week and over the weekend as they try to get off to a good start to the 2016 … more
The season could not have gotten off to a better start for the Georgia Highlands baseball team. The Chargers swept a four-game series over the weekend against Surry Community College at LakePoint, outscoring Surry by a combined 21 runs in the … more
It wasn’t easy, but the Cartersville girls basketball team survived Monday’s first-round region tournament game and are now one win away from the state playoffs. Cartersville’s Monica Motuba scored with roughly 25 seconds remaining in a tie … more
So far so good for the Georgia Highlands baseball team. The Chargers improved to 3-0 with a sweep of a doubleheader against Surry Community College Saturday at LakePoint. The Chargers won by scores of 10-0 and 5-1, and will look to complete … more
Bartow County was represented by 10 swimmers this weekend at the GHSA State Swimming and Diving Meet at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center. All Bartow swimmers competed against other swimmers from classifications A through 5A. Adairsville … more
Excel held Christian Heritage to a single point in the third quarter while stepping up its offensive production to earn its 12th victory of the season, 46-23, in girls high school basketball Saturday night. Also, Cass came close but lost late to … more
There will be a whopping 31 wrestlers representing Bartow County high schools next weekend at the state traditional tournament. Cass and Woodland represented Bartow well Friday and Saturday at the Class 5A sectionals at Lanier High as each team … more
The Georgia Highlands baseball team expects to earn much of its wins this season on the strength of its pitching staff. As a result, the outcome of the Chargers’ season opener was exactly how head coach Mike Marra would draw it up as they … more
The Adairsville High School softball team improved from three wins in 2013, 10 wins in 2014 to 15 wins in 2015, including a state playoff appearance. Senior Hannah Knapp was part of the turnaround for the Lady Tigers, and she was rewarded for … more
The Cass boys basketball team trailed by eight points at halftime and five entering the fourth quarter of Friday’s first-round Region 7-AAAA tournament game in Cumming. However, it was all Colonels in the fourth quarter as they defeated … more
Cass High’s pressure game didn’t get the traction coaches wanted until the second half, but that was enough to help it defeat North Atlanta, 53-43, and advance to the second round of the Region 7-AAAAA tournament. Meanwhile, Woodland lost a … more
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