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Sandy Creek Patriots 2014 football schedule

Aug. 22: Archer (Corky Kell Classic at McEachern).

Aug. 29: Jonesboro (HOME).

Sept. 5: Hampton (AWAY).

Sept. 12: Newnan (AWAY).

Sept. 19: OPEN.

Sept. 26: Auburn (Ala.) (HOME).

Oct. 3: OPEN.

Oct. 10: Whitewater (HOME).

Oct. 17: Troup (AWAY).

Oct. 24: Woodward (HOME).

Oct. 31: Carrollton (AWAY).

Nov. 7: Fayette County (AWAY).

Fayette County Tigers 2014 football schedule

Friday, Aug. 22: McIntosh (HOME).

Thursday, Aug. 28: Drew (AWAY).

Friday, Sept. 5: Starr's Mill (HOME).

Friday, Sept. 12: OPEN.

Friday, Sept. 19: Central-Carrollton (AWAY).

Friday, Sept. 26: Cedartown (HOME).

Friday, Oct. 3: OPEN.

Friday, Oct. 10: Carrollton (HOME).

Friday, Oct. 17: Woodward (AWAY).

Friday, Oct. 24: Whitewater (AWAY).

Friday, Oct. 31: Troup (AWAY).

Friday, Nov. 7: Sandy Creek (HOME).

Starr's Mill Panthers 2014 football schedule

Friday, Aug. 29: Whitewater (HOME).

Friday, Sept. 5: Fayette County (AWAY).

Friday, Sept. 12: Dutchtown (AWAY).

Friday, Sept. 19: Forest Park (AWAY).

Friday, Sept. 26: OPEN.

Friday, Oct. 3: Drew (HOME).

Friday, Oct. 10: McIntosh (AWAY).

Thursday, Oct. 16: Morrow (HOME).

Friday, Oct. 24: Mundy's Mill (AWAY).

Friday, Oct. 31: Northgate (HOME).

Friday, Nov. 7: play-in game.

McIntosh Chiefs 2014 football schedule

Friday, Aug. 22: Fayette County (AWAY).

Friday, Aug. 29: Luella (HOME).

Friday, Sept. 5: OPEN.

Friday, Sept. 12: Ola (AWAY).

Friday, Sept. 19: Mundy's Mill (HOME).

Friday, Sept. 26: Morrow (AWAY).

Friday, Oct. 3: Northgate (AWAY).

Friday, Oct. 10: Starr's Mill (HOME).

Friday, Oct. 17: OPEN.

Friday, Oct. 24: Forest Park (HOME).

Friday, Oct. 31: Drew (AWAY).

Friday, Nov. 7: play-in game.

High school sports calendar

Monday, April 7

Baseball: Callaway at Sandy Creek.

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Tuesday, April 8

Baseball: McIntosh at Whitewater; Fayette County at Sandy Creek; OLM at Strong Rock.

Track: Sandy Creek at Championship Primer (Atlanta).

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Thursday, April 10

Baseball: Carrollton at Fayette County; Sandy Creek at Troup.

Lacrosse: McIntosh at Carrollton (boys).

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Friday, April 11

Baseball: Whitewater at Leon (Fla.); Fayette County at Columbus; Shaw at Sandy Creek.

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Saturday, April 12

Baseball: Whitewater at North Florida Christian. Read More»

High school sports briefs - April 6

FAYETTE COUNTY

BASEBALL: Lost in eight innings to Shaw. Jacob “Bobo” Spruill was two for three with a double and a home run, and Wahid Ali also hit a solo shot.

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LANDMARK

SOCCER: Lost 4-1 to New Manchester (boys) after leading 1-0 at the half. Joey Blount scored the lone goal for Landmark. Read More»

Whitewater band performs at Disney park

Whitewater band performs at Disney park

The Whitewater High School Wildcat Marching Band became stars of their own Disney show March 21 when they entertained guests in Magic Kingdom Park at the Walt Disney World Resort. They traveled more than 400 miles from to take part in the Disney Performing Arts Program.

The student performers, under the direction of Jack Jean and Rob Truan, greeted the guests of the park as they marched down Main Street, U.S.A. taking them past Cinderella Castle. The students helped get the crowd excited before the “Main Street Electrical Parade.” Read More»

High school sports briefs - April 3

FAYETTE COUNTY

BASEBALL: Lost 7-5 to Troup County. Chazz Walker pitched four strong innings and Chris Jones went 4-for-4 in the game.

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LANDMARK

BASEBALL: Defeated Mt. Vernon 15-1 in five innings.

SOCCER: Lost 1-0 to Providence Christian (boys) on a second-half penalty kick. The team is now 4-4 overall and 1-1 in area play. Read More»

High school sports briefs - April 2

The Starr's Mill Lady Panthers track team at last weekend's Nike Panther Relays. Photo/Special.

FAYETTE COUNTY

SOCCER: Defeated Whitewater (boys) 6-0 behind two goals by Diego Milesi as well as two goals and assist by Ryan Grbac. Matthew Sherry had several impressive saves. The girls lost to Whitewater 8-0.

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McINTOSH

BASEBALL: Topped Mundy’s Mill 10-6 by making the most of their seven hits. Read More»

Cofer leads local All-State selections

Phil Cofer of Whitewater, seen here blocking a shot against Starr’s Mill, was named to the Atlanta Journal Constitution’s AAAAA All-State first team. Photo/Adam Hagy.

Phil Cofer of Whitewater was named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s AAAAA All-State first team, one of several local players ranked among the best in their respective classifications for the 2013-14 season.

Cofer averaged 19.3 points per game for the Wildcats, who finished with Region 4-AAAAA’s best record in the regular season and reached the first round of the state playoffs.

The 6-8 power forward has signed to play for the University of Tennessee. Read More»