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Cinderella Possibilities Dot Quarterfinals

Stephen Black - Friday, March 2, 2012 - 7:33am

The Class AAAAA boys quarterfinals present symmetrical pairings as ranked teams will face unranked foes in all four games. The state's top-ranked team, Milton, faces North Gwinnett, which is coming off an upset of No. 5...

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Bolden, Nolte Headline Score 44 Playoff List

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 11:22am

The Score 44 is a fluid list that aims to honor the best 44 seniors in Georgia high school basketball on a week-to-week basis. The members of the 44 are some of the most highly-recruited and talented players in the...

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Dawson County, North Gwinnett Boys Move On

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, March 1, 2012 - 9:05am

The Buford Wolves, Class AA finalists one year ago, traveled to Dawson County last night for the second round of the playoffs and were promptly bounced from the postseason 42-35. The Tigers were led by Tyler Dominy (15...

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Streaks Extended On First Day of Round Two

Fletcher Proctor - Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 7:56am

The Washington County girls made it 61 straight with a 57-46 victory overWestover. The two teams entered the contest in the top 10, but the Golden Hawks pulled away in the fourth quarter, leading at one point by 18....

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Jones Running Towards A Bright Future

Fletcher Proctor - Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 12:45pm

Tyren Jones certainly knows success. As a freshman, Jones helped the Lassiter Trojans to an undefeated regular season and the first region championship in school history. After a pair of wins to open the postseason, the...

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Playoff Upsets Alter Latest Hoops Polls

Fletcher Proctor - Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 8:30am

Class AAAAA was unchanged after all of the top ten girls teams won and won with authority. No. 4 Norcross will face No. 7 Marietta, and with a win the Blue Devils could move up in the poll. Norcross looks every bit like...

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Favorites Try To Avoid Upset In Round Two

Fletcher Proctor - Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 8:24am

Any discussion of the GHSA girls basketball playoffs must begin with discussion of the defending champions. Norcross is seeking a third straight title while Wesleyan and Buford are both chasing a fourth straight crown....

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Wesleyan, Milton land big first round wins

Stephen Black - Monday, February 27, 2012 - 11:28am

Walton had possession down by three with less than a minute left, but could not capitalize as No. 1 Milton held on for a 68-62 win in the first round of the Class AAAAA playoffs. The Raiders were not as talented as in...

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Several Programs Seeking Playoff Redemption

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, February 24, 2012 - 2:03pm

The Milton Eagles cruised to the 2010 Class AAAAA boys title and reached the finals last year with perhaps the most impressive collection of talent in Georgia. Norcross had other ideas, however, and rallied in the...

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Defending Girls Champions Look Strong

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 3:47pm

Squeaks, streaks, swishes and slam dunks will be all the rage over the next few weeks as five girls state champions will emerge from the state playoffs. Schools such as Washington County, Buford, Norcross and Wesleyan...

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