Monday, May 13, 2013
The three-day state meet concluded Saturday in Albany.
Athletes who represented Cobb, Douglas and Paulding schools in 10 events brought back first-place medals from the Georgia High School Association girls state track and field championships in Albany. Two teams also peformed well in the event, which ran from Thursday through Saturday, as Kell High School finished second in the Class 5A meet and Marietta came in third in Class 6A. Kell's Kendell Williams closed out her illustrious career with three titles, winning the 5A high jump, long jump and 100-meter hurdles. She earned 11 crowns in her high school career, and on Friday broke her own state record in the long jump. Marietta's Jenessa Jackson won the Class 6A shot put and was second in the discus throw, while an all-Cobb trio swept the …
Friday, May 10, 2013
Wednesday was another busy day of state playoff action for teams from Cobb, Douglas and Paulding schools.
The following scores are results from Wednesday's action involving teams from Cobb, Douglas and Paulding counties in Georgia High School Association state playoffs: BASEBALL 2ND ROUND Class 6A Class 5A Class 3A Class 1A Private Schools BOYS SOCCER 2ND ROUND Class 6A Class 5A Class 4A Class 3A Class 1A BOYS LACROSSE 1ST ROUND Class 6A Class 1A-5A GIRLS LACROSSE 1ST ROUND Class 1A-5A BOYS TENNIS SEMIFINALS Class 5A
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Harrison, Walton, Lassiter, Pope and Hillgrove were among the first-round winners Tuesday.
Some of the Cobb-based favorites in the Georgia High School Class AAAAAA girls soccer tournament easily won their first round games on Tuesday. No. 1 Harrison had the easiest time of all, thumping Valdosta 10-0. The Lady Hoyas will play at home again next week against East Coweta. Lassiter, Walton and Hillgrove also shut out their first-round opponents. The Lady Trojans got both goals from Breanne Thompson in a 2-0 win over Grayson, while the Lady Raiders downed Dacula 3-0. Hillgrove also won by a 3-0 score over Camden County. More on those games from The Marietta Daily Journal. Next Tuesday, Walton plays host to South Forsyth, Lassiter is at home against North Gwinnett and Hillgrove travels to Newnan. Douglas County, which defeated Alcovy…
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
See where the county's top athletes are headed to continue their college careers.
Wednesday is National Signing Day, when high school athletes in football and other sports sign college scholarship offers. We'll be updating this article for the rest of the day and into Thursday, so if you'd like to share information, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. If you'd like to share photos, please click the "Upload Photos and Videos" button next to this article. Please identify the persons in the photo, and make sure to provide the proper photo credit. Six football players at Campbell High School signed scholarship letters today, including Josh Miller (pictured in the main photo), who is headed for West Georgia Tech: At Northeast Cobb's Lassiter High School, senior student athletes signed national letters of intent with top …
Monday, August 27, 2012
Here are several ways you can make sure your sports teams are highlighted on Patch.
Fall sports will soon be kicking into high gear and Patch wants to help you share every exciting moment with the community. We are looking for athletes, coaches, parents, booster club members and fans who are ready, willing and able to share their team spirit on Patch. News about any team -- high school, middle school, rec teams, ALTA, etc. -- is welcome! Here's how you can share news about your sports team: 1. Start a blog about your sports team: Share stats, recaps, photos and/or videos from the game in your own sports blog. Is your favorite team a college or pro team? That's okay too! Discuss the team, coaches and players with other fans in the community. 2. Upload pictures and video of your team to our gallery: Snap an awesome photo at…