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Metro Atlanta Rules Tennis Championships

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...

May 14, 2012

Roswell Girls Tennis Announces Arrival

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'...

May 11, 2012

Roswell Snaps Walton's Streak At 158

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...

May 4, 2012

Athens Academy Keeps Churning Out Titles

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...

May 4, 2012

Peachtree Ridge Looking To Break Through

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...

April 26, 2012

Westlake Lions Roaring For More

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...

April 26, 2012

Streaks Continue as Region Titles Decided

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...

April 25, 2012

Walton Girls Win Ninth Straight Region Title

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...

April 19, 2012

Undefeated Brookwood Eyeing A State Title

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...

April 18, 2012

Walton Tennis Remains Dynasty Under New Coach

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-...

April 11, 2012