HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL
- Rockmart will host Bremen.
- Chattooga at Rabun Co.
- Calhoun will host Lovett.
- Cartersville will host Ridgeland.
- Rome will host Cedar Shoals, Friday at 7:30 p.m.
- Trion at Schley Co.
- Darlington will host Aquinas on Nov. 17.
Unity Christian School’s Middle School Football Team hosts state championship game on Monday. The Lions will be playing Cherokee Christian School for the state title on Monday, Nov. 12, (weather permitting) at 5:30 p.m. at Grizzard Park. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for students since it is a GICAA-sanctioned event. Only GICAA Coaches Passes will be accepted.
GMSAA Semifinals: Rome Middle School 6th grade beat Harrison, 48-8, and 7th Grade beat Creekview, 36-0. Both teams advance to the GMSAA championship games on Nov. 17 at East Paulding High School.
Georgia holds at no. 5 in the latest AP Top 25: In fact, no changes in the first seven slots. Alabama remains no. 1. SEC: LSU is no. 10, Florida no. 15, Kentucky no. 20 and Mississippi State no. 25. ACC: Clemson remains no. 2 followed by no. 12 Syracuse, no. 22 Boston College.
Berry: The Berry Vikings suffered its first regular-season loss in over two years on Saturday, falling to Trinity University 21-17. Berry
- Next: Berry to host Maryville in opening round of the NCAA Playoffs on Saturday. Noon kickoff.
Shorter: The Hawks drop their season finale, 55-7, to Florida Tech.
Berry Volleyball: The Vikings fall 3-1 to Mary Hardin-Baylor in the Regional Semifinal on Saturday.
GHC Lady Chargers: The Lady Chargers opened their GCAA conference season with a 70-50 win over the Lady Tigers of Andrew College. The Lady Chargers were led by Jahnarria Brown with 14 points, followed by Destiny Marshall and Nijeria Jordan with 12 points each. The Lady Chargers take on Southern Crescent at the Corral on Wednesday, tip off 5:30 p.m.
GHC Chargers: Behind former Model High standout VJ Saxton‘s 23 points the Chargers get the 99-82 win over Walters State. The Chargers were led by VJ Saxton with 23 points and 8 rebounds, Khalyl Waters had 19,Carl Johnson had 16, Derrick Cook added 11 points, 8 rebounds, and 7 assists, and Jalen Knight had 10. With the win the Chargers go to 3-1 on the season and return to action on Friday as the travel to North Carolina to take on Cape Fear College, tip off at 5 p.m.
Harbin Clinic Turkey Trot 5K and Health Wobble benefiting United Way of Bartow County is Saturday, Nov. 17. The long-running event adds Harbin Clinic as the title sponsor this year but keeps the same great course encircling Sam Smith Park and also serves as a qualifier for the Peachtree Road Race. Along with the 5K race, which starts at 9 a.m., the event will have a pre-race costume contest and a two-mile health wobble. The wobble is a two-mile, non-timed walk. “Harbin Clinic is excited to become a part of this Cartersville tradition and be able to help put a focus on health and wellness in Bartow County while also supporting the many great things the Bartow County United Way does in the community,” Harbin Clinic CEO Kenna Stock says. Wire2Wire Running will provide timing and results. Registration for the 5K is $25 and $20 for the health wobble, and people can sign up at Active.com. To guarantee T-shirt size, participants need to be registered by Sunday, Nov. 11. Race-day registration for the 5K is $35 and $25 for the wobble. Packet pick up will be on Friday, Nov. 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the lobby of the United Way, 320 W. Cherokee Ave. Register for the Race