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Volleyball Player of the Year: Lynnlee Mather, ELCA, Middle Hitter, Sr.

The Henry Herald chose Eagle’s Landing Christian middle hitter Lynnlee Mather as the 2015 Volleyball Player of the Year.

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2015 All-Henry County Volleyball Team

The Herald’s 2015 all-county team.

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Stockbridge hoops make history, beat Ola 101-50

The Tigers scored 41 one points the first quarter, added 26 by halftime, and won the game 101-50. No team in Stockbridge history had ever scored 90 points, let alone 100.

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Total of 25 Henry athletes ink scholarships during early signing period

ELCA and Hampton weren’t alone in celebrating the early signing period. Congratulations to the following signees!

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This Week in Football: Elite Eight presents challenges for Stockbridge, ELCA

A trip to the Georgia Dome could be on the horizon this weekend if local teams survive their Elite Eight tests in the GHSA football playoffs. Here’s a look at their chances.

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BASKETBALL: Eagle’s Landing and Henry County undefeated, new coaches get their first wins

It’s too soon to make any predictions about what the basketball postseason will hold for Henry County teams, but several schools have already begun paving the way for a playoff run.

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ELCA rolls into second round of football playoffs with big W over Mount Pisgah

Mount Paran now on deck for ELCA

After No. 6 Eagle’s Landing Christian beat Mount Pisgah 45-7 in the opening round of the Class A-Private playoffs, head coach Jonathan Gess didn’t spend much time rehashing the full bank of highlights from Friday’s game.

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Locust Grove, Eagle’s Landing move to 5A in GHSA reclassification plan

Luella, Henry County each move down one class

Hope you haven’t become too comfortable with the way football schedules have worked over the last few years, because in-county rivalries are about to experience a shake-up.

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Three state titles later, ELCA softball players have enough memories to fuel collegiate endeavors

A few weeks ago, Eagle’s Landing Christian senior Sara Sullivan stood on the infield dirt in Columbus, awaiting the final pitch of the Class A-Private state championship game.

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Stockbridge suffers only loss of historic season in football quarterfinals

Terrors oust Tigers from playoffs

Friday night in the Jungle brought back ghosts of the Stockbridge Tigers’ playoff past.

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ELCA reverses history, beats Mount Paran in state football quarterfinals

The quarterfinal playoff game between Eagle’s Landing Christian and Mount Paran proves just how much the high school football landscape can change in a year’s time.

ELCA claims revenge to beat Mount Paran in second round of state football playoffs

Stockbridge’s undefeated season ends in loss in third round against Glynn Academy

Recaps from the Elite Eight round of the GHSA football playoffs.

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Eleven ELCA students take advantage of early signing period

Eagle’s Landing Christian is used to having big signing classes, but this year’s graduating class could celebrate many more athletes than the school is accustomed to.

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Hampton celebrates its first signing class during early signing period

Hampton High School may have just opened its doors last year, but it’s already had plenty to celebrate.

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Strong Rock alum Ryan Butterfield totals 434 yards, becomes Rookie of the Week

Lawrence University freshman quarterback Ryan Butterfield picked up a national football honor when he was named Rookie of the Week by USA College Football Wednesday.