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John McClellan picks for 14 high school games this Friday: Model over Gordon Central, Pepperell to beat Dade County. Rome, Cartersville Calhoun, Rockmart and Darlington should win.

John McClellan picks for 14 high school games this Friday: Model over Gordon Central, Pepperell to beat Dade County. Rome, Cartersville Calhoun, Rockmart and Darlington should win.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   By John McClellan For Hometown Headlines  The Darlington Tigers stayed in prime contention for the Region 6-A championship with a Friday night win over Trion. The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes barely kept their unbeaten streak intact with a late win over… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: John McClellan’s high school picks; latest football rankings; softball and volleyball playoffs continue. Georgia drops to no. 8 with loss. Falcons get second W of the season.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: John McClellan’s high school picks; latest football rankings; softball and volleyball playoffs continue. Georgia drops to no. 8 with loss. Falcons get second W of the season.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL Football: -John McClellan picks for 14 high school games this Friday: Model over Gordon Central, Pepperell to beat Dade County. Rome, Cartersville Calhoun, Rockmart and Darlington should win. McClellan -Football rankings: Rome, Calhoun still no. 1; Cartersville dips to no.… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Rome, Calhoun still no. 1; Cartersville dips to no. 5 in 4A. Darlington holds at no. 10; Rockmart at no. 3.

Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Rome, Calhoun still no. 1; Cartersville dips to no. 5 in 4A. Darlington holds at no. 10; Rockmart at no. 3.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL The AJC’s weekly top 10 ranking of high school football teams:  AJC 5A: Rome remains no. 1 after 35th consecutive win Friday. Now 8-0 on the season. 4A: Cartersville drops a spot to no. 5 after close win over Sandy Creek.… Continue Reading

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Updated Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Georgia drops no. 8 following loss to LSU. Berry now 7-0 on season. Shorter falls again. Coosa Volleyball takes first place in region tournament. Falcons host Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.

Updated Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Georgia drops no. 8 following loss to LSU. Berry now 7-0 on season. Shorter falls again. Coosa Volleyball takes first place in region tournament. Falcons host Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. Georgia drops from no. 2 to no. 8 in latest AP Top 25 football poll: LSU’s upset knocked the Bulldogs from the no. 2 spot behind Alabama and also allowed the Tigers to climb to the no. 5 spot. LSU was… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report extra: Berry gets big road win 35-14 at Hendrix. Shorter falls to North Greenville, 41-7.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report extra: Berry gets big road win 35-14 at Hendrix. Shorter falls to North Greenville, 41-7.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. COLLEGES/football today: Berry Football: Berry gets another victory at Hendrix, 35-14. The Vikings are now 7-0 on the season. We will have game recap later today. Next: At home vs. Millsaps, 2 p.m., Oct. 20. Schedule Shorter Football:  Shorter falls 41-7 at North… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Big wins for Rome, Darlington, Cartersville, Calhoun and Sonoraville. Berry and Shorter on road today.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Big wins for Rome, Darlington, Cartersville, Calhoun and Sonoraville. Berry and Shorter on road today.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Friday’s scores: FINAL: Darlington over Trion, 17-14. FINAL: Rome stomps Paulding County, 68-7. FINAL: Unity Christian School over Camp Jewell House, 46-14. FINAL: Cartersville beats Sandy Creek, 7-0 FINAL: Sonoraville over Adairsville, 14-10. FINAL: Calhoun beats Murray County,… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Tonight’s high school football scoreboard. Berry, Shorter both on the road Saturday. High school softball updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Tonight’s high school football scoreboard. Berry, Shorter both on the road Saturday. High school softball updates.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TONIGHT’S SCORES: FINAL: Darlington over Trion, 17-14. FINAL: Rome stomps Paulding County, 68-7. 3rd Qtr: Unity Christian School leads Camp Jewell House, 46-14. FINAL: Cartersville beats Sandy Creek, 7-0 FINAL: Sonoraville over Adairsville, 14-10. FINAL: Calhoun beats Murray… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Bring a jacket to Friday’s high school games; temperatures at kickoff: low 60s. Friday’s games. High school softball updates. Berry sets softball schedule.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Bring a jacket to Friday’s high school games; temperatures at kickoff: low 60s. Friday’s games. High school softball updates. Berry sets softball schedule.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school picksfor this weekend: Darlington over Trion; Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun should cruise. McClellan Trion (5-2, 2-2) at Class A Private Number 10 Darlington (5-1, 2-1) Class 5A Number 1 Rome (7-0, 5-0) at Paulding County (0-7,… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Continuing updates on high school softball playoffs. Berry’s Mason Kinsey’s TD haul a national highlight.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Continuing updates on high school softball playoffs. Berry’s Mason Kinsey’s TD haul a national highlight.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school picksfor this weekend: Darlington over Trion; Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun should cruise. McClellan 2018 high school football season. High School 2018. High school softball (courtesy of John McClellan) Rockmart swept Douglass 20-0 and 23-0. Sonoraville swept… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Atlanta Braves’ miracle season ends with 6-2 loss to Dodgers. High school softball playoffs begin. Honors for Berry football, athletes.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Atlanta Braves’ miracle season ends with 6-2 loss to Dodgers. High school softball playoffs begin. Honors for Berry football, athletes.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. BASEBALL   Atlanta Braves see season end as Dodgers win at SunTrust, 6-2.  Atlanta  / MLB playoffs Thursday: Braves fall 6-0 to L.A. Friday: Braves lose 3-0 to L.A.. Saturday: Off Sunday: Braves beat Dodgers, 6-5. Monday: Dodgers beat Braves, 6-2, advance to… Continue Reading

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John McClellan’s high school picks for this weekend: Darlington over Trion; Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun should cruise.

John McClellan’s high school picks for this weekend: Darlington over Trion; Rome, Cartersville, Calhoun should cruise.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   By John McClellan For Hometown Headlines The Rockmart Yellow Jackets moved into firm control of first place in Region 7-AA on Friday night with a win over Pepperell. Chattooga and Coosa also improved their playoff chances with their respective wins.… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report:  Braves win;  game four today at 4:30 p.m. John McClellan’s high school picks for this weekend. Latest high school rankings. Alabama, Georgia remain no. 1, 2 in AP Top 25. Falcons fall to 1-4 after blowout lost to Pittsburgh.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Braves win; game four today at 4:30 p.m. John McClellan’s high school picks for this weekend. Latest high school rankings. Alabama, Georgia remain no. 1, 2 in AP Top 25. Falcons fall to 1-4 after blowout lost to Pittsburgh.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. BASEBALL Braves win, 6-5; host game four with Dodgers today at 4:30 p.m. Given all he has endured over the past few years, it was fitting that Freddie Freeman delivered the decisive blow to preserve the efforts of the many Braves who contributed to… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Darlington back in the top 10 for private schools. Rome, Calhoun hold at no. 1; Cartersville, no. 4; Rockmart, no. 3.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Darlington back in the top 10 for private schools. Rome, Calhoun hold at no. 1; Cartersville, no. 4; Rockmart, no. 3.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL The AJC’s weekly top 10 ranking of high school football teams:  AJC 5A: Rome remains no. 1 after 34th consecutive win Friday. Now 7-0 on the season. 4A: Cartersville holds at no. 4 after  45th consecutive regular-season victory. Also 7-0 in… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Updates: Alabama, Georgia hold at no. 1, 2; big changes in the rest of AP’s Top 25. Atlanta Falcons hammered by Pittsburgh, now 1-4. Berry gets big Mountain Day win. Shorter losing streak continues.

Chick-fil-A Sports Updates: Alabama, Georgia hold at no. 1, 2; big changes in the rest of AP’s Top 25. Atlanta Falcons hammered by Pittsburgh, now 1-4. Berry gets big Mountain Day win. Shorter losing streak continues.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. While Alabama and Georgia remained atop the AP Top 25, then no. 5 LSU dropped to no. 13 after being upset by the Florida Gators on Saturday (no. 14 this week). Other SEC rankings: Kentucky at no. 18, Auburn at no.… Continue Reading

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Tumor Troopers: Complete race results, nearly $12,500 raised so far for children with brain and spinal tumors.

Tumor Troopers: Complete race results, nearly $12,500 raised so far for children with brain and spinal tumors.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   It was a beautiful morning for the 2018 edition of the Tumor Trooper Run/Walk at Richard B. Russell airport. The annual event raises funds to support the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation that helps children with brain and spinal cord tumors. According… Continue Reading

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Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Big wins for Rome, Coosa, Rockmart, Cartersville, Calhoun, Chattooga, Cedartown. Berry and Shorter at home today. Updates on Braves vs. Dodgers.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report: Big wins for Rome, Coosa, Rockmart, Cartersville, Calhoun, Chattooga, Cedartown. Berry and Shorter at home today. Updates on Braves vs. Dodgers.

Chick-fil-A Sports Report Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL FINAL: Rome topples East Paulding, 62-14. (Jamious Griffin now owns the single season rushing record with 1,497 yards with 3 regular season games remaining) FINAL: Rockmart beats Pepperell, 40-10. FINAL: Chattooga over Model, 41-8. FINAL: Gordon Central beats Armuchee,… Continue Reading

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