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April 23, 2014
Sports

Saints to host Super Regional Friday and Saturday
North Georgia shoots down King College, Columbus State and Augusta State to come within two games of a fourth-straight World Series
May 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity baseball: Indians rally in season finale
Looking to end the season on a high note, the Lumpkin County varsity baseball squad had three outs to do something special.
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints Softball: Davenport earns 500th win
With a doubleheader sweep of Georgia College, the Saints softball team recently helped head coach Mike Davenport win his 500th career game.
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints softball will host 4th-straight Southeast Regional
The North Georgia softball team has earned the No. 1 seed for the fourth year in a row and will host one of two 2012 NCAA Southeast Regionals this weekend.
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Region 8-AAA Golf Tournaments prove tough for Indians
The Lumpkin County varsity golfers met with some stiff competition at the Region 8-AAA Tournaments last week with the girls and boys squads finishing in seventh place out of 13 teams.
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin varsity soccer teams conclude season
The Lumpkin County varsity soccer teams saw their chances for season finale victories go down to the wire as they were pushed by Stephens County to a pair of overtime losses.
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys soccer surges to victory on Senior Night
It was just the way Lumpkin County wanted to end the final home game of the season.
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf: Booker ready for fairways and finals
Lumpkin County senior Austin Booker knows one thing—he’ll study for plenty of exams and play many rounds of golf in the next few years as a member of the North Georgia College & State University go...
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians run over Warriors and War Eagles
Just in case White County was thinking of sweeping the season series versus Lumpkin County, the Indians brought a power-packed performance to Cleveland on Thursday to punish the Warriors with a 12-...
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Special Olympics Local Games welcomes Dawson athletes
The sea of athletes at Lumpkin County High School’s Local Games swelled this year as many Dawson County participants joined the competition.
Apr 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tritt earns individual riflery State Title
Charles Tritt didn’t stop when he earned the highest overall score of any competitor at the State Championships. Lumpkin’s team captain then moved on to the individual Finals against the seven othe...
Apr 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team wins State Championship
The varsity riflery team decided at the beginning of the season not to try to win the State Championship. They decided instead to focus on the process of shooting the same way every match.
Apr 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin riflery team returning to State
The riflery team members know they can’t dwell too much on winning their tenth match in a row.
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys golf tested at Warrior Invitational, girls take on Ga. Peach
As the varsity golf teams look toward late-season competition, several Lumpkin players have turned in impressive individual performances in recent matches.
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Moye will return to defense with Mercer football
Lumpkin County senior Logan Moye will be seeing a lot of his new teammates during the upcoming years. Beginning in the fall of 2013, Mercer University will resume intercollegiate football competiti...
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians rush back to overtake Johnson
The home fans were taken on a wild ride last week as the Lumpkin County varsity baseball squad put together two comebacks in one game.
Apr 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Junior Jazzercisers perform for Atlanta Hawks halftime show
Dahlonega Junior Jazzercise students were among 120 Junior Jazzercisers from all over Georgia who recently performed at the Atlanta Hawks half-time show at Phillips Arena.
Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Late-season rush of Region matches
The Lumpkin County girls and boys varsity tennis squads recently improved their Region 8-AAA records to 6-4 as the teams near the conclusion of regular-season competition.
Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin has two USA Wrestling State Champs
A pair of local wrestlers concluded the USA Wrestling folkstyle season by winning State Championships recently. Kaylee Seabolt, a sixth grader at Lumpkin County Middle School, capped off her first ...
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team advances to State Semifinal
The Lumpkin County High School riflery team is now just one match away from returning to the State Championships after its strong performance in the Sectionals shoot-off last week.
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin baseball earns win over Franklin
The Indians got back on track with a 6-3 win on the road last week at Region opponent Franklin. Lumpkin (5-8) overcame an early 1-0 deficit with a run in the third and four in the fourth inning. Fr...
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Men’s tennis sets program records for victories
The North Georgia men’s tennis team sits at 12-2 on the season and has already set program records for wins in a season since entering the NCAA seven years ago, and consecutive wins with seven.
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians track teams earn victories
Many Lumpkin County High School athletes gave outstanding performances last week as the Indians brought home the overall girls and boys team victories.
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity soccer gets back on track
It was a night to get things going in the right direction as the Lumpkin County varsity girls and boys soccer teams snapped their slumps with victories over Franklin County.
Mar 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rifle team wins Area Championship, looks to State competition
The Lumpkin County riflery team solidified the number-one seed in the upcoming Sectionals shoot-off by winning the Area 6 Championship last week.
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin’s Dorsey signs with Jacksonville State
Taking down opposing ball-carriers is nothing new to Lumpkin County’s BJ Dorsey. Now, the senior will have the privilege of pursuing a business degree while lining up against some big-time college ...
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school soccer keeps rolling
The Lumpkin County Middle School girls soccer team picked up four wins in eight days recently as the team continues to dominate the competition.
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity tennis on target
The Lumpkin County varsity tennis squads have wasted no time during the early portion of the season, as the girls and boys teams recently racked up three wins apiece.
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin baseball pounces on Tigers in opener
Unlike what many fans expected to see from a season with new bat regulations (designed to make aluminum bats perform like wood), there was plenty of offense in Lumpkin County’s varsity opener versu...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints softball delivers on ESPN3
When it counted the most, No. 2 North Georgia came through in the clutch as junior Kayla Minger delivered a two-out, two-run double to give the Saints a 6-5 win in eight innings over No. 3 West Tex...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tennis teams earn victories to begin 2012 season
The Lumpkin County varsity tennis squads have begun the season by picking up victories in recent matches.
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys golf tops Dawson in opening match
After the first date of the season was washed out, the Lumpkin County boys golf team finally met Dawson at Achasta, and the Indians performance was worth the wait. Led by senior Austin Booker, the ...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians make big impact on Bobcats
Following the team’s tough loss to Union County in the opener, the Lady Indians soccer squad hoped to find a competitive spark that would send them in a winning direction.
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lumpkin wrestlers take on State Tourney
Lumpkin’s Cagle, Hilliard earn individual fourth place results
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Saints softball to appear on ESPN3
The first team in North Georgia school history to be broadcast on the ESPN family of networks, the No. 3-ranked Saints softball squad will take on No. 5-ranked West Texas A&M this Saturday, Februar...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Varsity boys basketball upsets West Hall
The Indians earned a hard-fought win in the first round of the Region 8-AAA Tournament, taking down West Hall 62-56. Lumpkin County (3-23) jumped out to an early four-point lead in the first quarte...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Riflery team sets season-high score
Led by senior Charles Tritt, the riflery team kept its undefeated season alive last week against North Gwinnett.
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home opener big for middle school soccer
Girls and Boys teams earn victories against Towns County
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dahlonega referee Bell to enter Hall of Fame
Having refereed every level of women’s basketball, from high school to the Olympics, Sally Bell said each one brings its own types of rewards and thrills.
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys soccer smashes Union in opener
The Lumpkin County boys squad began the varsity soccer season with a strong offensive showing versus Union County on Friday evening. Battling a team that had earned three-straight head-to-head wins...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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