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McKinnon takes over as Vikings’ lead back
Jerick McKinnon has had a lot to learn this year, more than just the speed of the NFL and the nuances of Minnesota’s offense.
October 23, 2014 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Royals run away in sixth inning
Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning.
October 23, 2014 12:27 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Falcons adjust for ‘home’ game in England
The Atlanta Falcons are a long way from the Georgia Dome. But they are getting ready for a “home” game in London against the Detroit Lions.
October 23, 2014 12:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kirk returns to action after five-week break
Chris Kirk had a five-week break that featured no Ryder Cup and no complaints. Considering the Americans’ ugly loss at Gleneagles and the resulting fallout, it was probably a good one to miss.
October 23, 2014 12:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Richt optimistic about Gurley’s reinstatement
Mark Richt said he was optimistic Wednesday as Georgia was expected to file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley’s eligibility to be reinstated.
October 22, 2014 10:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Days could see his backfield role grow
Georgia Tech has a big role to fill this week with bruising runner Zach Laskey sidelined by a shoulder injury.
October 22, 2014 12:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Giants rock Royals in opener
Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals’ perfect postseason roll.
October 22, 2014 12:50 AM | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Owls dominate Pinetree tourney
The team with the Eastern Conference’s longest active streak of playoff appearances has a new problem. Mike Budenholzer doesn’t know how to find playing time for so many healthy Hawks.
October 22, 2014 12:48 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Carolina women tapped as pick to win SEC
South Carolina coach Dawn Staley knows the work it took to reach the top of the Southeastern Conference. She understands it’ll be an even greater challenge for the defending SEC champs to stay there.
October 22, 2014 12:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Title dreams remain for six volleyball teams
    by Adam Carrington
    acarrington@mdjonline.com
    10.21.14 - 07:02 am
  • Five take field with chance at state
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    10.19.14 - 11:51 pm
  • Hoyas to honor their greats
    Harrison High School will induct its fifth athletic hall of fame class this weekend. The list of inductees includes Whitney Haller, Jordan McCullers, Kris Daugherty, Cameron Fitch, Billy Peek and t...
    October 23, 2014 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Four bound for Columbus
    Kelly Barnhill pitched two complete games and struck out a combined 28 batters Wednesday as Pope went on the road to beat Collins Hill in a doubleheader sweep.
    October 23, 2014 12:28 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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    North Cobb stuns Walton, ends Lady Raiders' four-year reign
    The Lady Warriors’ chances of going deep in the Class AAAAAA state tournament weren’t looking great when they discovered they could potentially meet Walton on the road in the second round.
    October 22, 2014 12:56 AM | 2 2 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    McEachern seventh in Class AAAAAA poll
    There was little change, as far as Cobb County is concerned, in the Georgia Sports Writers Association football poll this week, with McEachern moving up one spot to seventh in Class AAAAAA.
    October 22, 2014 12:55 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Owls dominate Pinetree tourney
    The Kennesaw State men’s golf team concluded a performance for the record books Tuesday.
    October 22, 2014 12:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Harrison cruises into quarterfinals
    Harrison all but cemented its place as the No. 1 seed when the final eight surviving teams are reseeded by the Georgia High School Association today.
    October 22, 2014 12:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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    The top four batters in Allatoona’s lineup hope to carry team to a state title
    The top half of the lineup for Allatoona may be its ticket to a Class AAAAA state championship. Opposing pitchers and defenses have struggled this season against Bailey Crawford at leadoff, Casey L...
    October 21, 2014 07:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Prep Roundup: Johnson Ferry rolls to easy victory
    Johnson Ferry Christian did not have to punt in its 56-6 one-sided victory over Horizon Christian on Saturday. Mason Meadows was 10-of-17 for 20B1 yards and five touchdowns in just over a half to p...
    October 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Lassiter students earn medals at Special Olympics
    Lassiter sophomores Mary Grace Holland and Zachary Scraver recently earned medals in the Georgia State Special Olympics equestrian competitions. Holland earned a silver medal in the Beginners Trail...
    October 20, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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    Rachel Palazzo becomes first girl to play football for Hillgrove; kicks seven extra points
    As a soccer player, Rachel Palazzo has seen many of her shots find the back of the net. Last Friday, she scored by kicking the ball over the crossbar for the first time.
    October 19, 2014 11:47 PM | 1 1 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • It’s only 12 minutes, but second quarter proves plentiful for many
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    10.19.14 - 12:06 am
  • Wheeler has three plays of 90 yards or longer in homecoming win over Pope
    by Chase Wallace
    MDJ Sports Correspondent
    10.18.14 - 02:48 am
  • Warriors' Perryman-led ground game beats Blue Devils
    by Carlton D. White
    cwhite@mdjonline.com
    10.18.14 - 02:26 am
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