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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Weekly soccer update. Friday, Saturday high school football schedule. State volleyball match-ups. Tryouts set for Floyd County swimmers.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Weekly soccer update. Friday, Saturday high school football schedule. State volleyball match-ups. Tryouts set for Floyd County swimmers.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   SOCCER The YMCA Arsenal Rome Select soccer teams posted a 5-4 record this weekend but kept a strong 31-23-2 record for the season. The G’07 C-West beat Cobb Strikers Blue 5-0 on Saturday then lost Sunday in Hampton to 3rd place… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry Vikings hold at no. 7 in coaches football rankings. State playoff volleyball pairings; games Saturday. Atlanta United at home Saturday to open MLS playoffs. High school football updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry Vikings hold at no. 7 in coaches football rankings. State playoff volleyball pairings; games Saturday. Atlanta United at home Saturday to open MLS playoffs. High school football updates.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Berry no. 7 in latest coaches poll: The latest American Football Coaches Association rankings for D3 teams are out and the Berry Vikings remained at no. 7. In the D3 rankings released earlier this week, Berry rose from eighth to seventh… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Honors for Shorter, Berry football players from Saturday’s games. High school football notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Honors for Shorter, Berry football players from Saturday’s games. High school football notes.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   SPORTS HEADLINES Inside linebacker Xavier Robinson of the Shorter Hawks named Gulf South Conference freshman of the week with nine tackles and one sack in Saturday’s game vs. West Alabama. Robinson leads the Hawks with 45 tackles so far this… Continue Reading

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John McClellan: Friday’s big games include Rockmart-Pepperell; Cartersville-Sandy Creek; Chattooga-Model. Unity plays Saturday.

John McClellan: Friday’s big games include Rockmart-Pepperell; Cartersville-Sandy Creek; Chattooga-Model. Unity plays Saturday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   By John McClellan For Hometown Headlines The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes and Unity Christian School Lions kept their unbeaten records alive with big wins on Friday night in a relatively light weekend of high school action. The Rome Wolves shut out… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: John McClellan’s high school picks. Primetime TV for Cartersville Friday night. Falcons’ rally comes up short. High school, college ranks. Berry no. 7 in latest D3 poll.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: John McClellan’s high school picks. Primetime TV for Cartersville Friday night. Falcons’ rally comes up short. High school, college ranks. Berry no. 7 in latest D3 poll.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school picks: Friday’s big games include Rockmart-Pepperell; Cartersville-Sandy Creek; Chattooga-Model. Unity plays Saturday.  McClellan High school rankings: Rome rises to no. 6 in 5A; Rockmart holds no. 1 in 2A. Cartersville remains no. 2 in… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Rome rises to no. 6 in 5A; Rockmart holds no. 1 in 2A. Cartersville remains no. 2 in 4A; Darlington no. 4 in A Private. Berry no. 7 in latest D3 football poll. Georgia slips to no. 10 in AP Top 25.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Rome rises to no. 6 in 5A; Rockmart holds no. 1 in 2A. Cartersville remains no. 2 in 4A; Darlington no. 4 in A Private. Berry no. 7 in latest D3 football poll. Georgia slips to no. 10 in AP Top 25.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     High school football rankings: According to the AJC: 5A: Rome, now 5-2, rises one spot to no. 6. 4A: Cartersville, 7-0, holds at no. 2. 2A: Rockmart remains no. 1 with a 6-0 record. 1A Private: Darlington, also 6-0, remains… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry gets another win, now 6-0 on season. Shorter falls to West Alabama. High school volleyball updates. Georgia stunned by South Carolina. Falcons at Arizona, 4 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry gets another win, now 6-0 on season. Shorter falls to West Alabama. High school volleyball updates. Georgia stunned by South Carolina. Falcons at Arizona, 4 p.m.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Berry College Vikings defeat Hendrix 27-9. Game release: The No. 7 Berry College football team collected six sacks and allowed just 32 rushing yards to preserve its unbeaten record on Saturday, defeating previously undefeated Hendrix College 27-9. The Vikings improve to… Continue Reading

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Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry beats Hendrix. Shorter falls on road. High school football scores: Big wins for Rome, Unity, Cartersville, Calhoun and Cedartown.

Updated Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Berry beats Hendrix. Shorter falls on road. High school football scores: Big wins for Rome, Unity, Cartersville, Calhoun and Cedartown.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   LOCAL. STATE COLLEGE FOOTBALL Berry College Vikings: Berry beats Hendrix, 27-9.  Vikings Shorter Hawks. Shorter falls on road at West Alabama, 41-0. Hawks Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets go down at Duke, 41-23.  Jackets Georgia Bulldogs. Lost in 2OT to South Carolina, 20-17. Bulldogs HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High School Football Scoreboard: Big wins for Rome, Unity, Cartersville, Calhoun and Cedartown.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: High School Football Scoreboard: Big wins for Rome, Unity, Cartersville, Calhoun and Cedartown.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL Tonight’s scores: FINAL: Rome beats East Paulding, 45-0. FINAL: Unity Christian School wins at Harvester Christian Academy, 46-12. FINAL: Adairsville falls at Calhoun, 39-14. FINAL: Cartersville beats LaGrange, 45-2. FINAL: Hiram tops Cass, 31-0. FINAL: Woodland… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Tonight’s football schedule; scores later; John McClellan’s picks. Shorter in for rough basketball season? Conference thinks so. Saturday’s college football schedule.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Tonight’s football schedule; scores later; John McClellan’s picks. Shorter in for rough basketball season? Conference thinks so. Saturday’s college football schedule.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Rough conference season ahead for Shorter’s men’s, women’s basketball teams? The preseason coaches poll for the Gulf South Conference has been released for the men’s and women’s programs. Of the 13 teams in each, the Hawks are listed in the… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Brian McCann call’s it a career; ‘this is it for me.’ Atlanta Braves melt down in finale; season over. High school softball playoff updates. Berry football celebrates community day on Saturday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Brian McCann call’s it a career; ‘this is it for me.’ Atlanta Braves melt down in finale; season over. High school softball playoff updates. Berry football celebrates community day on Saturday.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Brian McCann, an anchor of the league champion Rome Braves in the 2003 inaugural season, is going home ‘to play with my kids. This is it.’ Rome will never see another season like the first one for the single-A Braves.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Folty vs. the Cards as the Atlanta Braves host must-win game this afternoon. High school softball playoffs. Berry Volleyball holds at no. 6 nationwide.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Folty vs. the Cards as the Atlanta Braves host must-win game this afternoon. High school softball playoffs. Berry Volleyball holds at no. 6 nationwide.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   HEADLINES Berry Volleyball remains at No. 6 in AVCA Top 25. Volleyball. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school picks to win this Friday night. McClellan. LOCAL. STATE COLLEGE FOOTBALL Berry College Vikings: Berry hosting Hendrix, Saturday at 2 p.m.  Vikings Shorter… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Atlanta Braves fall 5-4; will face Cards at home Wednesday to decide series. Meet the next class of Rome-Floyd Sports Hall of Fame. Berry Vikings no. 7 in latest coaches’ poll.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Atlanta Braves fall 5-4; will face Cards at home Wednesday to decide series. Meet the next class of Rome-Floyd Sports Hall of Fame. Berry Vikings no. 7 in latest coaches’ poll.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   SPORTS HEADLINES The next class of the Rome Floyd Sports Hall of Fame are father-and-son combinations Charles and Toryan Smith, Charles and Charlie Culberson, and Jaleel Riaz. Hall HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school picks to win this Friday night. McClellan.… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: The next class of the Rome Floyd Sports Hall of Fame are father-and-son combinations Charles and Toryan Smith, Charles and Charlie Culberson, and Jaleel Riaz.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports update: The next class of the Rome Floyd Sports Hall of Fame are father-and-son combinations Charles and Toryan Smith, Charles and Charlie Culberson, and Jaleel Riaz.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   Media release: The five newest member of the Rome-Floyd Sports Hall of Fame were announced during a press conference at Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Authority on Monday. Randy Davis, a member of the Hall of Fame, served as the master of… Continue Reading

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John McClellan’s high school football picks: Cartersville, Unity should keep unbeaten streaks alive this week.

John McClellan’s high school football picks: Cartersville, Unity should keep unbeaten streaks alive this week.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   By John McClellan For Hometown Headlines Cartersville’s close win over Central of Carrollton dropped the Purple Hurricanes from Number 1 to Number 2 in Class 4A in this week’s high school football rankings compiled by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Georgia… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Atlanta Braves win, 3-1; can clinch this afternoon. John McClellan’s picks for Friday high school football. College, high school rankings. Falcon trampled by Texans.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports: Atlanta Braves win, 3-1; can clinch this afternoon. John McClellan’s picks for Friday high school football. College, high school rankings. Falcon trampled by Texans.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.   SPORTS HEADLINES HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL John McClellan’s high school picks to win this Friday night. McClellan. Cartersville drops to no. 2 in 4A; Rockmart remains atop 2A rankings. Rome rises to no. 7; Darlington holds at No. 4. Colleges: Georgia,… Continue Reading

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Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Cartersville drops to no. 2 in 4A; Rockmart remains atop 2A rankings. Rome rises to no. 7; Darlington holds at No. 4. Colleges: Georgia, Ohio State tied at no. 3; ‘Bama holds at no. 1.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Update: Cartersville drops to no. 2 in 4A; Rockmart remains atop 2A rankings. Rome rises to no. 7; Darlington holds at No. 4. Colleges: Georgia, Ohio State tied at no. 3; ‘Bama holds at no. 1.

Truett’s Chick-fil-A Sports Mount Berry Mall, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Riverside Parkway, 6 a.m.-10 p.m.     High school football rankings: According to the AJC: 5A: Rome, at 4-2, rises a spot to no. 7. 4A: Cartersville, with a 6-0 record, .drops to no. 2 after close call Friday night. 2A: Rockmart, also perfect at 6-0, holds… Continue Reading

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