Improve basketball skills June 19-23

Improve basketball skills June 19-23

“Back to Basics” is an instructional basketball skills and drills program. The instructors will evaluate each player to see what skill level he or she is currently at. Then, by using a progression scale built on that level, it allows each player to develop at his or her own pace. The instructors will provide insight […]

Summer track underway

Summer track underway

Runners of all ages and abilities have the chance to compete in the Peachtree City Running Club’s 2017 Summer Track Series. Meets will take place all four Wednesday nights in June at Riley Field adjacent to Peachtree City Elementary School on Wisdom Road. Championship meets are July 5 and 6. Registration each night starts at […]

Kinamon named All-Pac 12

Kinamon named All-Pac 12

McIntosh graduate Duke Kinamon just wrapped up a stellar collegiate baseball season as his team saw exceptional success as well. The Stanford sophomore was selected to the All-Pac 12 team a couple of weeks ago along with five of his teammates. The Cardinal posted its best regular season since 2004, finishing second in the conference, […]

Thunder going to nationals

Thunder going to nationals

The PTC Thunder eighth-grade girls select basketball team is heading to AAU Nationals in Orlando next month. The team consists of seventh- and eighth-grade girls from Fayette County. This year the girls had a 21-0 regular season record and won two state titles. They played in and won the following tournaments: YBOA Super Regional, Peach State, YBOA […]

Loper cited by Atlanta Track Club

Loper cited by Atlanta Track Club

A Fayette County student athlete is among the 49 runners, jumpers and throwers Atlanta Track Club has selected to receive All-Metro High School Track and Field Team honors. The honorees were chosen by Atlanta Track Club, and now coaches, parents, media and the general public will be given the opportunity to vote to determine which […]

Morris named Positive Athlete

Positive Athlete Georgia has announced that Whitewater High School girls tennis player Gabby Morris has been named a Positive Athlete winner for the South Atlanta region, which is made up of Butts, Clayton, Fayette, Henry, Newton, Rockdale, South Fulton, and Spalding counties. Positive Athlete Georgia defines a positive athlete as having the following seven character […]

Cadet honored

Cadet honored

Lindy Long, a former student at Landmark Christian School, graduated this week from the U.S. Air Force Academy. Recently she received the school’s Most Valuable Athletic Award in cross-country and women’s track and field. She is pictured with the national president of the American Legion.

Panthers fall in semifinals

Panthers fall in semifinals

The series was as close as it could be after 26 innings, but Loganville broke through in the seventh inning of the deciding game against Starr’s Mill and will move on to play for the AAAAA state baseball championship. With the game tied at 3, Loganville batted around in the top of the seventh and […]

State champs

State champs

The team from JC Booth Middle celebrates its Georgia High School Roller Hockey Association Division A1 High School state championship.

Top runners

Top runners

Delta Air Lines hosted its annual 5K run earlier this month in East Point. Alan Bowers, a 2016 graduate of McIntosh High School, took first place overall while his brother Joshua took fifth place overall and first in his age category. Alan ran cross-country and track for Berry College this past year, while Joshua ran […]

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