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Quarterfinals Action from Dalton Yields Major Upset

Tonight at the Northwest Georgia Trade and Convention Center in Dalton, Buford pulled what could be called the upset of the GHSA boys state basketball tournament.The Wolves took down perennial power South Atlanta, which had been ranked No. 1 in Class AA for much of the season.

Lady Raider Tennis Sets State Wins Record

In the sports world, two words don’t usually walk hand in hand, “team” and “tennis.” Casual observers wouldn’t think so, but at Walton High School in East Cobb, the girls tennis team is the ultimate team sport.

Miller Grove, Milton Routs Highlight Second-Round Action

In a night filled with exciting games, perhaps the most interesting ones were routs. Miller Grove dominated previously unbeaten Sequoyah, while Milton wiped out No. 2 Peachtree Ridge. See below for recaps of 18 of tonight’s playoff games.

Tuesday Night's Hoops Playoff Action

The second round of the state high school basketball playoffs took place Tuesday on campuses around the state. For the most part, the favorites rolled.

Score 44 Hoops - Second Playoffs Edition

Ga. State Fires Men's Hoops Coach

Rod Barnes is out as men's head basketball coach at Georgia State University. The school fired Barnes on Sunday with one year remaining on his contract.

The Latest News on Saturday's Hoops Playoffs Action

Tonight, in the first round of the state basketball playoffs, Walton, Berkmar and Campbell all went down tonight in minor upsets. Also, in a GPB webcasted game, Chattahoochee edged Pope on a dramatic last-second three-point play.

News and Notes from Friday Night's Basketball Playoff Action

From Savannah to the Tennessee line, we were all over the first round of the state basketball playoffs tonight. While there were some upsets - such as Redan and Savannah Christian going down - perennial powers like the Miller Grove boys and Wesleyan girls rolled past out-matched opponents.

Dual Wrestling Championships Promote Teamwork

Bud Hennebaul and Pete Fritts know their wrestling. After all, they’ve been been involved with the sport since their childhoods. Hennebaul was a five-year-old beginner in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. where his father was running the local youth wrestling program at the YMCA.

High School Soccer Rankings - Week 1

High school soccer season kicks off with many familiar names atop the rankings.

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