Saints capture region track championship

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Defending Class AAA state champions Cedar Grove Saints rallied from a six-point deficit to overtake Westminster 181-169 for the Region 5-AAA track title on April 17 at Westminster.  Westminster held a 70-64 lead after field events held on April 15, despite three gold medals by the Saints.  Cedar Grove’s Raquan Bonner won the high jump […]

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Chamblee, Chapel Hill claim 2017 county middle school track titles

The Chamblee Lady Bulldogs won their fourth title in the past nine seasons.

New boys’ and girls’ champions were crowned 2017 DeKalb County School District Middle School Track and Field Champions March 20 at Godfrey Stadium. Chamblee girls and Chapel Hill boys took home the titles. The Chamblee Lady Bulldogs set meet records on the way to an 85-78 victory against Henderson to win their fourth title in […]

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Southwest DeKalb wins traditional Area 5-5A wrestling title

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   The Southwest DeKalb Panthers made a clean sweep of the Area 5-AAAAA wrestling titles by following up on its Duals wrestling title with the Traditional title.   Six gold medals were collected by the Panthers on the way to 211.5 points to out-pace Arabia Mountain’s 124 for the championship.   Southwest DeKalb’s Colby Ficklin […]

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Champion girls, Chamblee boys win county middle school basketball titles

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  The Champion Lady Chargers extended their victory string to 34 in a row by knocking off the Miller Grove Lady Wolverines 44-30 for their second consecutive DeKalb County Middle School basketball title on Saturday at Cedar Grove Middle School.   Champion put together back-to-back 17-0 seasons with the first-place trophy behind the play of […]

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Southwest DeKalb upsets defending champion McNair for county JV title

The Southwest DeKalb Panthers won the 2017 DeKalb County School District Junior Varsity Wrestling Championship.

The Southwest DeKalb Panthers wrestled to eight Top 3 finishes, including four gold medals, to jump past 2016 champion McNair and runner-up Decatur to capture the 2017 DeKalb County School District Junior Varsity Wrestling Championship on their home mats Dec. 17. Southwest DeKalb finished with a team total of 171.50 followed by McNair (151.00), Decatur […]

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DeKalb All-Stars defeat APS All-Stars in inaugural game

The DeKalb County middle school all-star team. Photo by Mark Brock

The DeKalb County middle school All-Stars scored three times in the second half to knock off the Atlanta Public Schools All-Stars 18-0 in the inaugural DCSD-APS All-Star game at Hallford Stadium Nov. 19.  The two teams battled to a 0-0 tie at the half as neither team could get much going on offense. DeKalb came […]

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Red All-stars capitalize on big innings to defeat Blue 15-8

Arabia Mountain’s Kayla Phillips, left, won the MVP award for the Red All-star team and Dunwoody’s Megan Pierce won the Blue MVP Award. Photo by Mark Brock

The DeKalb County School District Red Senior All-Stars used big third and fourth inning rallies to knock off the Blue Seniors 15-8 in the 12th annual DCSD Softball Senior All-Star Classic Oct. 26 at Chamblee High School. Leading 3-1 heading into the bottom of the fourth inning, the Red All-stars exploded for six runs keyed […]

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Lakeside sweeps in DeKalb cross country races

Lakeside sweeps in DeKalb cross country races

Lakeside senior Morgan Mihalis ran the fastest DeKalb County girls’ time of the season to help Lakeside finish a sweep of the first races at the Druid Hills Middle School course on Sept. 20. Mihalis clocked a 20:06.02 to win individual honors in the girls’ first race of the day and propel the Lakeside Lady […]

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