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GHSA Dual Wrestling Championships: Final Day Recap

7:49 pm Jan. 13, 2018

The GHSA Dual Wrestling Championships in Macon crowned seven champions today. Here is a look at what took place.

Camden County defeated Archer 47-13 to take the Class AAAAAAA crown. Before the latest reclassification, Archer won titles in 2013-16 in Class AAAAAA and Camden took the AAAAA titles in 2015-16. Camden moved past West Forsyth, Hillgrove and Collins Hill to earn the championship berth.

In the finals of the losers bracket, North

AAAAAAA Boys: No. 8 Peachtree Ridge 54, No. 9 Collins Hill 49

12:38 am Jan. 13, 2018

No. 9 Collins Hill appeared to be on its way to running Peachtree Ridge out of the gym on Friday. The Eagles had gone on a 16-2 run to end the third quarter.

But No. 8 Peachtree Ridge had other ideas. The Lions got their second wind, continued to attack the boards with abandon and responded with a 13-4 stretch, giving them a 54-49 win in a key Region 6-AAAAAAA game.


Friday basketball scores

10:48 pm Jan. 12, 2018

Friday, Jan. 12
Basketball scores
By Score Atlanta


Athens Academy 49, Athens Christian 34

Bainbridge 56, Cairo 43

Baldwin 69, Hephzibah 22

Bowdon 48, Gordon Lee 37

Bradwell Institute 56, Richmond Hill 31

Brunswick 50, Effingham County 38

Bryan County 67, Bacon County 32

Butler 44, Harlem 38

Calhoun 70, Bremen 69

Campbell 43, Newnan 34

Carrollton 50, Kell 33

Central-Macon 42, Peach County 22

Central-Talbotton 52, Manchester 27

Chamblee 46, Lithonia 28

Cherokee 71, Lassiter 38

Clarke Central 46, Walnut Grove 42

Clinch County 58, Irwin County 37


GHSA Dual Wrestling Championships: Day 2 Recap

10:23 pm Jan. 12, 2018

The second day of the GHSA Team Dual Wrestling Championships has been completed. Here is a look at what happened on Friday in Macon.

In Class AAAAAAA, Camden County will face Archer tomorrow in the championship match. Camden County, Collins Hill, Archer and North Forsyth advanced to the quarterfinals of the winners bracket. Camden defeated Collins Hill 56-12 to earn the championship berth, and Archer defeated North Forsyth 35-31 to advance.

In the losers bracket, Mountain

7A boys basketball: A look at each top-10 team

9:22 am Jan. 12, 2018

Boys basketball in the highest classification seems deeper than usual this season.

In some years, it’s hard to fill those final two or three spots in the top 10 with teams that have been consistently good

GHSA Dual Wrestling Championships: Day 1 Recap

10:03 pm Jan. 11, 2018

The first day of the GHSA Dual Wrestling Championships in Macon is in the books, and for Class AAAAA and Class AAAA, the second round has fully taken place. For Class AAAAAAA and AAAAAA, the second

Big games highlight Class AAA weekend

4:13 pm Jan. 11, 2018

The top-ranked Morgan County boys basketball team has had little trouble protecting its 16-game winning streak after moving past Heritage-Conyers (64-49) and East Jackson (68-47) last week.

The Bulldogs, who won state titles in 2014 and