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April 18, 2014
Sports

Making History
North Georgia’s softball pitcher Victoria Sink made Peach Belt Conference history on Wednesday, April 9, when she became the first pitcher to toss a seven inning perfect game.
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Indians move up in 8-AAAA standings
The solid pitching and explosive bats of the Indians moved them into a tie with Stephens County for third place in Region 8-AAAA standings after two decisive victories over Madison County last week...
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UNG's bats explode in 13-3 victory
Travis Naraine's perfect 4-4 night from the plate led the Nighthawks to a 13-3 victory over Truett-McConnell College on Tuesday, April 8, at The Hill. North Georgia put together a seven run fifth i...
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LCHS track team competes in Dawsonville
The LCHS track team got strong performances from its athletes to earn second overall in a meet at Dawson County High School on Tuesday, April 8. The Indians were able to secure second place just be...
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Slugfest at The Hill: Nighthawks pummel Warriors 17-6
The Nighthawks sent 11 batters to the plate and scored seven runs in the first inning versus Southern Wesleyan University on Wednesday, April 2, in a game that became a slugfest.
Apr 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Double dominance
The 12th ranked University of North Georgia softball team extended their winning streak to nine last week after downing Francis Marion in a doubleheader at The Hill to start the week and outlasting...
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Chick-Fil-A Invitational at UNG
The North Georgia men's and women's golf teams placed fourth and second, respectively, at the Chick-Fil-A Spring Invitational held at Achasta Golf Club Monday and Tuesday, March 31-April 1.
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Sweet 16 for UNG women's rugby
The University of North Georgia's women's rugby team ended their regular season with a perfect 8-0 record after knocking off the University of Alabama in the conference championships on Sunday, Mar...
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Indinas prevail in tight battles with Lanier
Two wins in closely fought games with Lanier helped the Indians move into a tie for fourth place in the Region 8-AAAA standings last week.
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Perfect ending to a perfect season
"I'm going to Disney Land," exclaimed Bryan Fagan, LCMS's head girls soccer coach, after the Lady Indians defeated White County in the League Championship game 4-1 last Thursday, March 27. The 4-1 ...
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Rifle team advances to State Finals
Fresh off their second place finish at the Inter Service National Championships in Ohio, the LCHS rifle team advanced to the State Finals after decisively defeating Tift County in a semi-final matc...
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Lady Indians tennis looks to postseason
The Lady Indians tennis team finished the regular season with an overall record of 12-4 and a Region 8-AAAA record of 7-1. The 12 wins ties the most since 2011 when the Lady Indians made their last...
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Indians' 12-run rally bests Banks County
The LCMS baseball team exploded for 12 runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to best visiting Banks County 16-3 on Tuesday, March 25.
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Freshman leads charge for Lady Indians golf team
Freshman Sydney Bates' play on the links this year has been a bright spot for the Lady Indians golf team. Bates has led the Lady Indians with low medalists honors in six of the six events the team ...
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Perfection: LCMS girls soccer team end regular season at 10-0
Morgan Fagan scored a hat trick versus Union County on Thursday, March 20, to help the Lady Indians middle school girls team to an unblemished record of 10-0 for the regular season.
Mar 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shooting the lights out
Since December 2013, over 8,400 Army, Marine, Navy and Airforce competitors took part in postal matches in hopes of making their way to the Inter Service National Championships in Ohio. From the po...
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Late goal lifts Lady Indians to victory
Alexis Satterfield's soaring header found its way into the back of the net with four minutes left in a 0-0 tie to help the Lady Indians beat Chestatee for the first time in recent history on Tuesda...
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McCrary's 14 Ks lead Indians to victory
The Indians' pitching staff produced another dazzling performance when they traveled to Monroe Area on Wednesday, March 19. Starting pitcher Daniel McCrary kept the 'Canes offense guessing. In six ...
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LCMS tennis having 'best year ever'
LCMS head tennis coach Brandon Stephens believes that the team is "having their best season ever."
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LCHS wide receiver signs with Reinhardt University
On the grid iron, the numbers speak for themselves. Lumpkin County High School senior Johnathan Gilreath destroyed the wide receiver records for the school this past season, catching 57 passes for ...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS boys doubles team on four-game win streak
Despite a less than stellar start to the LCHS boys tennis team's 2014 season, the recent success of the number one doubles team of Evan Bafile and Johnathan Gilreath could be just the spark needed ...
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LCHS track season takes flight
The LCHS track and field season took flight last week when the Indians traveled to face off against host Winder Barrow, Apalachee and Stephens County on Tuesday, March 11. The girls battled their w...
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Seabolt is three time champ
Her mastery of the mat earned LCMS wrestler Kaylee Seabolt her third straight State Championship when she grappled at the Girls State Wrestling Championships held at Peachtree Ridge High School in ...
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Indians strike early in 7-0 win
The Indians' offense scored five runs in the top of the first inning against Tallulah Falls on Thursday, March 13, on their way to a 7-0 victory.
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Lady Indians acing the competition
The matches haven't always been the prettiest of affairs this season for the Lady Indians' tennis team, but the results have been what they wanted.
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians win led by Waters' 13 Ks
Cody Waters' performance on the mound against Banks County on Monday, March 3, was phenomenal. Waters struck out 13 on his way to pitching a complete game shut out in a 5-0 Indians' victory.
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 66 66 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians' season tees off
The start of the Lady Indians golf season started Tuesday, March 4, when they took to the links of Mossy Creek to battle in out with White County in a match shortened to seven holes due to darkness.
Mar 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians see offense come alive in 13-2 victory
The Indians' offense exploded for seven runs in the bottom of the second inning last Friday night when they hosted the Eagles of East Jackson. Lumpkin County would add another three runs in the bot...
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians prepare for region games
The Lady Indians varsity soccer team improved their overall record to 2-1-2 after games versus Union County and North Hall ended in draws last week.
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians serve up another victory
The Lady Indians tennis team served up two more victories last week when they defeated Madison County on the road and Stephens County at home.
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LCHS defensive centerback signs with University of North Georgia
Playing defensive centerback is not a glamorous position on the soccer field. There are no accolades or credit given to the hard work that goes with playing that particular spot.
Mar 07, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Successful season ends for Indians wrestling
The Indians wrestling team took ten wrestlers into the GHSA State Tournament held at West Laurens last Friday and Saturday in hopes of obtaining wrestling glory and being crowned State Champions.
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians' tennis shines
The Lady Indians were able to win their second straight match to start the season when they traveled to the Bobby Bailey Tennis Center at Alberta Park to take on the Lady Spartans of West Hall.
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians' season ends in first round of State Tourney
The Indians' 2013-2014 season came to an end last Saturday night when Lumpkin County was bested 63-20 by number one seeded Columbia in the first round of the State Tournament held in Decatur.
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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LCHS Soccer in full swing
It was a roller coaster week for Lumpkin County High School's soccer teams. The Indians and Lady Indians felt the agony of defeat and the glory of success during a week that saw them match up again...
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 87 87 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians soccer team wins thriller
With minutes left in the game, the Lady Indians soccer team scored a go ahead goal to defeat hosting White County 2-1 in their season opener last Saturday, Feb. 15.
Feb 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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Indians' soccer blanks White County
The Indians varsity boys soccer team took to the pitch and cruised to a 5-0 victory over hosting White County last Saturday in their season opener.
Feb 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Indians' season ends
The Lady Indians' 2013-2014 season came to a heartbreaking close in the first round of the AAAA Region Tournament hosted by Lanier High School on Monday, Feb. 10 when they were upset by Eastside 46...
Feb 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 97 97 recommendations | email to a friend
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State bound: Indians defeat Longhorns to secure State Tournament berth
The Indians' offense shot the lights out in the first round of the AAAA Region Tournament helping them best host Lanier High School 70-65 last Saturday afternoon. The win guaranteed the Indians the...
Feb 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hall of Fame honors for McCrary
Success is defined differently depending on who you ask. For John McCrary, success is defined by the lives he has touched and the passing on of the knowledge he bestowed.
Feb 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 112 112 recommendations | email to a friend
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