Prep Sports


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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.

Newton tennis tops Alcovy, suffers first region loss against Lakeside

Newton’s tennis team won big and lost big sweeping Alcovy 5-0 in the boys and girls matches on Tuesday before getting swept 5-0 in both matches by Lakeside on Thursday.

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Alcovy’s Mejia scored four goals in loss to Jackson, girls blank Lady Red Devils.

Alcovy’s Daniel Mejia and Jackson’s Ricardo Fresta had good performances scoring four goals but the rest of the Red Devils were able to add more goals than Alcovy in the 7-5 win while the Lady Tigers shutout Jackson’s girls 5-0 with freshman Baylea Payne getting four goals on Wednesday.

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Hurst stepping down as Eastside football coach

Eastside head coach is stepping down after 10 years at the helm to take the top spot at Pepperell in Lindale. Pepperell is in the AAA classification.

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Eastside girls get region 4-1 win over Walnut Grove, boys lose in PK

Eastside’s girls soccer team kept the Lady Warriors from establishing any type of offense as they controlled the pace of play in their 4-1 win while the Eagles were unable to do the same losing on the final penalty kick on Tuesday.

Newton boys win Need For Speed VI

A win by Jeremiah Hollman and six second-place finishes helped give the Newton boys track team to win the Need For Speed VI track meet at Parkview on Friday.

Newton sweeps Tucker on the courts to maintain perfect record

Newton’s tennis team continued their winning ways with a sweep of Tucker in a Region 2-AAAAAA match.

Alcovy gets first win of season besting Meadowcreek 11-4

Alcovy’s Nate Purcell shutdown Meadowcreek with 12 strikeouts while taking advantage of the Mustangs nine errors in their 11-4 win on Friday.

Eastside soccer starts region play with win over Mt. Zion

Singleton sets record for most career wins

Eastside’s soccer team started the Region 4-AAAA play with a sweep over Mt. Zion in a convincing manner as the Lady Eagles shutout the Lady Bulldogs 10-0 while the boys won their game 4-1 on Wednesday.

​Newton girls tennis team blanks Woodland, boys win 3-2

Newton’s girls shutout four of their Lady Wolfpack opponents on their way to a 5-0 win while the boys were in five close matches but ended up on top three times to get the 3-2 win to improve their record to at 2-0 on Monday.

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Holmes heading to Reinhardt University

Eastside’s Region 4-AAAA Defensive Player of the Year Arthur Holmes will have a few more years on the gridiron after signing with Reinhardt University.

Alcovy sweeps Lovejoy in region match

The Alcovy girls almost had a mercy-rule win blanking the Lady Wildcats 9-0 while the Alcovy boys had an own goal in their 7-1 win in a Region 2-AAAAAA match on Friday.