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Walton Tennis Remains Dynasty Under New Coach

Fletcher Proctor - Wednesday, April 11, 2012 - 8:12am

It is a streak so impressive that it has shattered all previous Georgia records and so notable that it warranted a mention in Tobias Moskowitz's and Jon Wertheim's book Sportscasting, a Freakonomics-style look at sports...

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Undefeated Brookwood Eyeing A State Title

Fletcher Proctor - Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 12:05pm

The Brookwood boys tennis team has been able to compile a very impressive 21-0 record this season, including a Region 8-AAAAA title. The team has met every challenge handed to them on and off the court this season and...

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Walton Girls Win Ninth Straight Region Title

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 11:37am

Nine straight region titles, 156 straight matches and eight straight state titles (for now). That is what the Walton Lady Raider tennis team has racked up since losing in the 2003 state quarterfinals to Chattahoochee....

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Streaks Continue as Region Titles Decided

Fletcher Proctor - Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 8:52am

The Harrison boys golf team squeaked out its 15th straight region title yesterday, beating out Kennesaw Mountain 329-338. Sam Maryland shot a team-low 79 while Jacob Paquet chipped in with an 80 to help the Hoyas hold...

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Westlake Lions Roaring For More

Stephen Black - Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 8:17am

By Larry Fermin The Westlake tennis program, led by coach Herman Fletcher, is a hidden gem in southwest Atlanta. Fletcher is in his fifth year as the head coach and has seen tremendous success in the past four years....

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Peachtree Ridge Looking To Break Through

Stephen Black - Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 9:40am

Last night, the Peachtree Ridge girls tennis squad dismissed Berkmar 3-0 in the first round of the state tournament. Next up for the Lions is the winner of Woodstock and Milton, although the Ridge will be heavily...

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Athens Academy Keeps Churning Out Titles

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, May 4, 2012 - 7:21am

From 1991 through 2005, the Atlanta Braves won a division championship every year the season wasn’t stopped due to labor discourse. As impressive as that streak is, the Athens Academy boys tennis team has nearly doubled...

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Roswell Snaps Walton's Streak At 158

Fletcher Proctor - Friday, May 4, 2012 - 7:28am

The biggest news from Thursday night's action wasn't an upset on the soccer field or an incredible score on the lacrosse field. History was made when the Roswell girls tennis team rallied back to defeat Walton 3-2,...

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Roswell Girls Tennis Announces Arrival

Patrick Tighe - Friday, May 11, 2012 - 8:06am

The Roswell Hornets girls tennis team solved the puzzle that is the Walton Raiders. Roswell eliminated Walton from the GHSA AAAAA state tennis tournament by a 3-2 score. The loss snaps the Raiders' 158 match-winning...

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Metro Atlanta Rules Tennis Championships

Stephen Black - Monday, May 14, 2012 - 7:41am

In the state tennis finals this weekend in Clayton County, all 10 state championship trophies were won by metro Atlanta schools. Cam Newton's alma mater, Westlake, made its second straight run to the state finals, but...

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