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Holloman is epitome of a team player

Newton’s Jeremiah Holloman was not going to let something like a badly hurt knee to keep him from winning a Class AAAAAA state championship in the triple jump in the 2015 GHSA Boys State Track and Field Meet at Memorial Stadium in Jefferson.

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A stumble not enough to keep Stokes from winning a state championship

Eastside’s Eric Stokes thought he was on his way to an easy to win in the 400-meter dash of Class AAAA GHSA Boys Track and Field meet but ended up winning by seven-thousandth of a second with a time of 47.902 seconds.

Eastside girls finish 11 at Class AAAA state golf tournament

Eastside’s girls golf team had a good showing finishing 11th shooting a 290 at the Class AAAA GHSA state championship at Applewood County Club in Keysville on Monday.

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Eastside girls golf team to participate in state tournament

The Eastside girls golf team have checked off two of the three goals they’ve had this season. First they retained the Newton Cup and they made it to the Class AAAA tournament. Now they have one more goal and that’s to finish in the top 10 in the state tournament at Applewood Golf Course in Keysville on Monday.

Eastside’s Francis, Walden selected to DiVarsity all-star team

Eastside’s Tyrik Francis and Haley Walden will once again show why they are elite players after getting selected to play in the 2015 DiVarsity All-Star game at Sprayberry High School on Sunday.

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Wimbush sign to play at Truett-McConnell

Alcovy’s Ayanna Wimbush got the chance to continue playing basketball after recently signing with Truett-McConnell College.

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Eastside falls 8-0 to No. 3 Whitewater in second round of playoffs

Eastside’s boys soccer team ran into a buzz saw late in the game as they ended their season with an 8-0 loss to Whitewater in the second round of the Class AAAA playoffs on Wednesday.

Freeman leaves Eastside after turning program around

After four succesful seasons as Eastside’s head basketball coach Greg Freeman is stepping down.

Newton, Eastside fall first round of baseball playoffs

It was a rough road trip in baseball playoff series for Eastside and Newton as they were both eliminated for their hope of a state championship.

Eastside tops Wayne County 4-1 in soccer playoffs

The Eastside boys soccer team may not have controlled the tempo of the game in the first half but they controlled the scoreboard beating No. 1 seed Wayne COunty 4-1 in the first round of Class AAAAAA playoffs on Thursday.

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Thonton signs with GSU track team

Four years of hard work and perseverance has paid off for Eastside’s Breanna Thornton earning a track and field scholarship to Georgia Southern University.

LSU’s Collins seeks move to supplemental draft

With NFL teams leery of drafting LSU offensive lineman La’el Collins amid a murder investigation in Louisiana, Collins reportedly has petitioned the NFL to be removed from draft consideration and allowed to enter the supplemental draft in the summer.

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Williams penalty kick lifts Heritage over Sequoyah in playoffs

Heritage’s boys soccer team showed that they can handle the pressure of being in the playoffs as they were pushed to penalty kicks before beating Sequoyah 3-2 in the first round of the Class AAAAA playoffs at Evans Memorial Stadium on Wednesday.

Injuries hurt Alcovy girls as they fall opening playoff round

The Alcovy girls soccer team’s lack of speed in their backfield allowed the Lady Trojans to gain the advantage as Lee County eliminated the Lady Tigers 4-2 in the first round of the Class AAAAAA playoffs at Homer Sharp Stadium on Tuesday.

Rockdale boys, Newton girls win track region championships

The region track meets saw runners take the top spot 26 times as 64 athletes advance to their sectional meets on Saturday.