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Falcons' Dimitroff has good medical reports on Ray, Gurley
Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff says he believes Missouri defensive end Shane Ray, whose toe injury kept him from participating in the NFL combine, will be ready for the start of t...
April 24, 2015 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ducking the spotlight, some stars decide to skip NFL draft
The hat-and-hug routine with the NFL commissioner that has become a rite of passage for many college football stars on draft night is not for everybody.
April 24, 2015 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Junkyard Dog' Carroll finally makes his mark with the Hawks
When DeMarre Carroll is having one of those nights where the shots just won't fall, like Game 2 of the playoffs, he doesn't get down on himself.
April 24, 2015 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hot Mets feast on chilly Teheran
On a chilly afternoon at Citi Field, Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves let the New York Mets walk their way to another win.
April 24, 2015 12:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Resurgent Rodriguez proving key for Yanks
The New York Yankees missed the playoffs the last two years while saying goodbye to a pair of greats. Mediocrity — or, worse yet, irrelevance — was a very real possibility heading into 2015.
April 24, 2015 12:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rose’s Bulls beat Bucks in 2OT
Derrick Rose scored 34 points, Jimmy Butler added 24 and Chicago beat Milwaukee 113-106 in double overtime Thursday night to take a 3-0 lead in their Eastern Conference playoff series.
April 24, 2015 12:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Manfred: Rose will be allowed to be part of All-Star Game
Commissioner Rob Manfred says Pete Rose will be allowed to participate in activities surrounding this summer's All-Star Game in his hometown of Cincinnati.
April 23, 2015 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bears agree to 1-year deal with TE Pascoe
The Chicago Bears have added a Bear.
April 23, 2015 02:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Billioniare Ressler’s group to buy Hawks
A group headed by billionaire Antony Ressler agreed to purchase the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks for $850 million.
April 23, 2015 12:46 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Longtime Harrison volleyball coach steps aside
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    04.21.15 - 12:08 am
  • Sectionals a common goal for track athletes
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    04.21.15 - 12:07 am
  • Favored Marietta, McEachern win region track titles
    The threat of inclement weather pushed the Region 4AAAAAA track and field championships up a day, but that didn’t prevent the prohibitive favorites from running away with the titles Friday at McEac...
    April 25, 2015 12:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: McEachern stuns KMHS; Harrison wins region title
    Trailing by three runs going to the bottom of the seventh inning, McEachern scored four runs to stun Kennesaw Mountain 9-8 in a regular season-ending Region 4AAAAAA victory.
    April 25, 2015 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Campbell walks off for first playoff berth in 23 years
    The last time Campbell’s baseball team made the state playoffs, none of its players had been born, making Thursday’s victory over South Cobb that much sweeter.
    April 24, 2015 01:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    100-mile relay run to raise funds for charity
    The girls lacrosse program at Pope High School will hold its first “Heavenly Hounds” 100-mile relay Saturday, benefiting the Curing Kids Cancer charity.
    April 24, 2015 01:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Allatoona boys clinch region track title
    Allatoona’s boys track and field program scored 109 points to capture its first region championship, beating defending champion and meet host New Manchester (94) for the Region 5AAAAA title.
    April 24, 2015 01:03 AM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Harrison girls roll to 18th straight region title
    The Harrison girls golf team’s region championship streak reached an 18th straight year as it won the Region 4AAAAAA title by 73 shots Wednesday at Governors Towne Club.
    April 23, 2015 12:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Walton third at Region 5AAAAAA
    ACWORTH — All Etowah needed to win the Region 5AAAAAA tournament by one stroke was for its No. 6 golfer Caleb Greiner to make double bogey on the last hole.
    April 22, 2015 01:23 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep roundup: Pope rallies from five down to beat Milton
    Pope battled back from a 5-0 first inning deficit to beat Milton 6-5 and claim a Region 5AAAAAA victory.
    April 22, 2015 01:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Harrison boys get pushed, but win 18th straight region tournament
    ACWORTH — Harrison’s golf team swept the team and individual titles at the Region 4AAAAAA boys tournament at Brookstone Golf and Country Club on Tuesday.
    April 22, 2015 01:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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    After winning first region title, Mustangs ready for long stay in state tournament
    Kennesaw Mountain’s boys tennis team got a free pass in winning a region championship for the first time last week. The players had no say in the matter.
    April 21, 2015 12:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Athlete of the Week: Suzanne Zenoni, Walton
    by MDJ staff reports
    04.21.15 - 12:03 am
  • Athlete of the Week: John Devine, Hillgrove
    by MDJ staff reports
    04.20.15 - 11:59 pm
  • Marietta gymnast gains exclusive spot on U.S. national team
    by Chris Raimondi
    MDJ Sports Writer
    04.19.15 - 10:34 pm
  • Forecast looks more forgiving as playoffs start
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    04.19.15 - 10:33 pm
  • Raiders secure sweep of region tennis titles
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    04.18.15 - 11:48 pm
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