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Barrow schools prepare to start Class-AAAAA state softball playoffs

For the second time in as many years, both Winder-Barrow and Apalachee High Schools will be headed to the GHSA Class-AAAAA state playoffs in softball.

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Local teams prepare for Area 8-AAAAA volleyball tournament

Both Apalachee and Winder-Barrow will play in the Area 8-AAAAA volleyball tournament this week with a chance at making the state tournament.

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Barrow middle school runners excel at home

Three of four Barrow County middle schools had teams participating in the Winder-Barrow Invitational 3,000-meter cross country meet Saturday at Bramlett Elementary School’s course, the home course of the Winder-Barrow varsity teams.

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Wildcats have historic day at NGTC cross country race

CLARKESVILLE—Apalachee’s men’s cross country team placed four of its top five runners in the top 30 finishers Saturday as the Wildcats finished fourth in the North Georgia Technical College Mountain Eagle High School Invitational.

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Winder women continue strong cross country season

CLARKESVILLE—Sophomore Micah Weathers finished fourth in the individual race Saturday to help the Winder-Barrow women’s cross country team to a fourth-place standing in the North Georgia Technical College Mountain Eagle High School Invitational.

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Apalachee



Wildcat cross country prepares for region in Jackson County

Last Thursday, the Apalachee Wildcats cross country team ran the Jackson County Invitational at Crow’s Lake with the men’s team finishing fifth of 11 teams behind East Jackson in first, region foe Gainesville in second, Dacula in third and Banks County in fifth.

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Playoff path ends for Volleycats

Playoff path ends for Volleycats

Despite putting together another Area 8-AAAAA championship and another record-setting performance throughout the 61-match season, Apalachee’s Volleycats dropped their second round match with Harris County 1-3 in a best-of-five series.

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Improved defense a necessary factor for Wildcat victory

The loss Friday night was closer than the final score made it seem as the Apalachee Wildcats let Flowery Branch turn a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter into a 52-28 blasting.

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Volleycats roll in first round win

The Apalachee High volleyball team is back to the second round of the state tournament.

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Region champs upset in first round home loss

Apalachee’s softball team managed only four hits and had two runners thrown out at the plate in the second inning Thursday at the Lady Wildcats’ field and suffered a 4-0 loss to River Ridge in an elimination game of the first round of the Class AAAAA state tournament.

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Bethlehem Christian Academy



Pride on the line for Knights' final two games

The hard road for Bethlehem Christian football is almost over with just two games remaining in the season. Fortunately for the Knights, both of those games are at home and one features an as of yet winless opponent.

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Knights hope to win second straight game

It has been a long season for the Bethlehem Christian Academy Knights, but they finally managed to put it all together with a 21-14 win over Young Americans Christian a couple weeks ago.

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BCA volleyball rebuilding well

BCA volleyball rebuilding well

The Lady VolleyKnights of Bethlehem Christian Academy are coming off of a state playoff appearance in the Elite Eight of GISA-A in 2013 and hope to do even better this year.

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Knights break streak in Homecoming win over Eagles

Knights break streak in Homecoming win over Eagles

In a hard-fought match between two winless teams, the Knights of Bethlehem Christian triumphed over the Eagles of Young American on Homecoming night by a final score of 21-14 behind the running of Graham Doolittle and Chris Ratterree.

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VolleyKnights defeat Gatewood School in GISA Volleyball action

VolleyKnights defeat Gatewood School in GISA Volleyball action

The Bethlehem Christian Academy VolleyKnights defeated the Gatewood School in three straight sets Tuesday night at the Barrow County Recreation Department. 

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Winder-Barrow



Coach Wood Invitational proves to be a challenge for Winder-Barrow cross country

Winder-Barrow High School’s cross country team participated in the Coach Wood Invitational at the Gainesville campus of the University of North Georgia over the weekend, one of the most competitive races of the year featuring state-qualifying teams from every classification in the state.

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Ground game to be key in Winder-Barrow matchup with Clarke Central

Ground game to be key in Winder-Barrow matchup with Clarke Central

By staving off disaster in the waning seconds of last Friday’s region contest against Cedar Shoals, the Winder-Barrow Bulldoggs will continue their remarkable playoff push with one of the biggest games this team has ever played in.

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Playoff loss ends spectacular Winder-Barrow volleyball season

Playoff loss ends spectacular Winder-Barrow volleyball season

Since the first round of the Area 8-AAAAA playoffs, the Winder-Barrow High School volleyball team has been playing from behind. They would use that pressure to make a second place finish, however, and nearly used that pressure to make a rousing comeback in Thursday night’s first round state playoff loss to Greenbrier.

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Creekview knocks off Lady Doggs softball

For the second year in a row, the Creekview Lady Grizzlies softball team has taken a Barrow County team off the path to Columbus. 

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Goal line stand preserves Bulldogg win

Goal line stand preserves Bulldogg win

The Jaguars made it interesting at W. Clair Harris Friday night with a 68-yard heave as time expired, but Antonio Santibanez stuffed the region’s best running quarterback about a foot shy of the goal line on a 2-point play to seal the 37-35 Winder-Barrow win to keep themselves firmly in the playoff hunt.

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Other Schools

Burdette shows grace in competition

Burdette shows grace in competition

To many at Haymon Morris Middle School, Cody Burdette is a true Wildcat.

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Sports Columnists

Don't ever take sides with anyone against the family

Don't ever take sides with anyone against the family

I'm going to let all of you in on a little bit of a newspaper insider secret. 

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The final authority on real manhood

The final authority on real manhood

Real men play football.

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Do the right thing...the first time

Do the right thing...the first time

You know how cars are supposed to crank when you turn the key? Well my wife’s car wasn’t doing that the other day.

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What's wrong with the Crystal Football?

What's wrong with the Crystal Football?

The new football season is here, and we're right in the middle of our slow rollout that starts with Friday nights and ends on Sundays.

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Have ye no faith, Sports?

Have ye no faith, Sports?

Well this sure has been an interesting week.

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Colleges

Georgia Bulldogs overcome question at quarterback to earn Homecoming win over Vanderbilt

Georgia Bulldogs overcome question at quarterback to earn Homecoming win over Vanderbilt

Despite a solid start to the season, some fans voiced concerns that Mason should sit in favor of another quarterback. With talks of a rotation, few people would have expected Heisman hopeful Todd Gurley to be that other option, but his presence as a wildcat quarterback gave the Georgia Bulldogs a shot in the arm on offense on their way to a 44-17 SEC win over Vanderbilt.

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Barrow alumni meet in Atlanta

Barrow alumni meet in Atlanta

A couple of Barrow County kids got to square off on the turf of the Georgia Dome Saturday as Apalachee alum Jon Lee and Winder-Barrow grad Chandon Sullivan suited up for the Air Force Falcons and Georgia State Panthers football teams respectively. Lee’s Falcons came out on top with the highly offensive 48-38 win, and getting a win in his home state was all the reason the former Wildcat needed to celebrate.

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Outdoors



Jug Tavern Seniors win big in quarterly medal play tourney

The Jug Tavern Senior Golfer’s Association hosted their quarterly medal play tournament this past Thursday at Pine Hills Golf Course in Winder.

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