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Eastside girls, Alcovy boys take lead into second round for cup

The Newton Cup boys golf trophy has always been at Eastside. But for the first time in 10 years the Alcovy boys golf team have a chance to give the cup a new home after taking a nine-stoke, 148-157, lead over Eastside and a 61-stroke lead over Newton (209) following the first round of play at Ashton Hills Golf Club on Monday.

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Alcovy boys clinch playoff spot with win over Newton

Alcovy’s boys soccer team fought hard to comeback from behind and hold on for the 2-1 win over Newton while the Alcovy’s Baylea Payne provided all the firepower needed scoring four goals as the Lady Tigers shutout Newton 5-0 in a Region 2-AAAAAA match on Friday.

Rockdale takes two over Heritage

Rockdale’s girls tennis team took all five matches against Heritage while the Rockdale lost one in their 4-1 win on Wednesday.

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Hoff ready to take Eagles to next level

Newly named Eastside football head coach Troy Hoff is currently enjoying highs of the emotional rollercoaster he’s riding.

Hoff named Eastside head football coach

Eastside High School science teacher and assistant head football coach Troy Hoff has been named the new head coach of the Eastside Eagles.

Eastside boys get win 3-2 win over Locust Grove in split

The Eastside boys soccer team found out what they were made of stopping a surge by Locust Grove to get the 3-2 win while the girls fell to the Lady Wildcats 3-0 at Homer Sharp Stadium on Tuesday.

Alcovy boys get 17-stroke win over Eastside, Whiten’s 43 helps give Eastside girls win

Both Eastside and Alcovy know they feeling of winning and losing as they split their nine-hole golf match at Ashton Hills Golf Course on Tuesday.

Eastside unable to overcome errors

Eastside’s defense committed six errors helped Locust Grove get a 2-1 win in an important Region 4-AAAA game on Tuesday.

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Errors allow Tucker to top Newton by one run

Newton allowed one too many mistakes which allowed Tucker to score two unearned runs causing the Rams to lose a close 4-3 game on Monday.

Eastside swept by Class-AAAA, top-10 teams

Two mistakes by the Eastside boys team resulted in a 2-1 loss to Class AAAA No. 7 Spalding while the girls fell hard to the No. 9 Lady Jaguars.

Alcovy bats quiet in 2-1 loss to Rockdale

Not even four errors could help Alcovy as Rockdale’s Ahmaad O’Neal and Jelani Clarington combined to allow only two hits in their 2-1 win on Wednesday.

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Richardson signs to wrestle at Truett-McConnell

Alcovy’s Austin Richardson is doing what very few people get a chance to do, wrestle at the next level. The 152-pounder will continue to battle on the mat after signing to wrestle for the Bears at Truett-McConnell.

Francis’ hat trick leads Eastside boys to win over Griffin, Lady Eagles suffers loss in final minute

Eastside’s offense led by Tyrik Francis’ three goals was too much for Griffin to handle in the 5-0 win while a late-minute goal by the Lady Bears handed the Eastside girls their second region loss of the season in the 3-2 final at Homer Sharp Stadium on Tuesday.

Eastside crushes Eagle’s Landing in five innings

An eight-run fourth inning gave Eastside the cushion they needed to cruise to a 13-1 five inning road win on Monday.

Holloman wins three events at Jerry Arnold Georgia Challenge

Newton’s Jeremiah Holloman had three first-place finishes to help give the Rams a second-place finish in the 36-team meet at the Jerry Arnold Georgia Challenge at Mill Creek High School on Saturday.