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Lady Jackets Split Their Last Two Games

Posted on March 25, 2015 at 11:19 am

SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The Lady Jackets only got in two games over the last week again due to weather. They got another victory over Huntland and then fell to Whitwell Monday. The team is 3-1 overall and 1-0 in district play. “We’re playing better ball. Tonight was two good ball teams playing a good game. It was a 3-1 game and we had chance to win it in the

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  • Lady Jackets Move To 2-0 and 1-0 In District

    Posted on March 18, 2015 at 9:42 am

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    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie Last week’s rain prevented the Lady Jackets from playing any games until Monday of this week but they made that one count crushing Signal Mountain 28-6 in three innings. The win moved Grundy to 2-0 overall and 1-0 in district play. “We are still trying to get past the early season butterflies. Lack of field time is really showing in our confidence on the dirt. Once

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  • Jacket Baseball Opens Hot At 5-0

    Posted on March 18, 2015 at 9:37 am


    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The start of the season may have been delayed due to weather but when things did start for the Yellow Jackets, they started in the right way. Grundy has opened the season with a 5-0 record and is tearing through opponents. “Obviously it’s more enjoyable to be 5-0 than 0-5. That being said baseball is a tournament and it’s not how you start, it’s how you

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  • Rain Delays The Start Of Baseball

    Posted on March 16, 2015 at 1:39 pm

    SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie The biggest player on any diamond so far this spring has been Mother Nature as weather has prohibited on field practice for most teams around the state. The Yellow Jacket baseball team has actually practiced on a field a total of three days. Monday’s baseball game with DeKalb County was cancelled and will have to be rescheduled. The Jackets return quite a few starters and both

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  • Softball Opens With A 5-4 Win At Huntland

    Posted on March 11, 2015 at 1:29 pm

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    SPORTS CORRRESPONDENT david lowrie The Lady Jackets have struggled to get any time in the grass with the weather troubles during the preseason, but they didn’t let that keep them from notching a win on opening day. The fields in Huntland were dry enough to play and Grundy won 5-4 with a late rally. “We’re tickled to get a win with the lack of field time we’ve had. Our two

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  • Fults Finishes Strong

    Posted on March 9, 2015 at 5:14 pm


      SPORTS CORRESPONDENT david lowrie It may not be easy to be the only person competitive swimming for Grundy County High School, but Alexa Fults makes it look easy with her continued success. Fults competed at the state swimming championships February 13 and 14 and placed sixth in the 200 meter freestyle and third in the 100 meter event. The sophomore made those finishes against a total of 84 girls

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  • Jackets Baseball Prepares For Season

    Posted on March 4, 2015 at 9:18 am

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    The Grundy County Yellow Jackets baseball team scrimmaged the Tullahoma Wildcats on Saturday, February 28, in preparation for the upcoming season. Fans are invited to come to the first home game of the season, March 17, at 5 p.m. against Chattanooga Christian School. Photo by Zach Birdsong.

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  • Grundy Places 4th At Bassmaster Classic

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 11:10 am

    Grundy places fourth at bassmaster

    Better known as Team Kyle, Kyle Ingleburger and Kyle Palmer of the GCHS Bass Team took fourth place Saturday on Lake Keowee, South Carolina in the B.A.S.S. High School Classic. Team Kyle was one of only 10 high school teams in the country to qualify for the event. They qualified by finishing second last June on Douglas Lake in a regional event. “It was an amazing experience and something that’s

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  • Hunter Education Field Day

    Posted on February 24, 2015 at 10:43 am


      With spring turkey season just around the corner, it’s time to mark your calendar for the upcoming hunter education field day. If you have a son or daughter that will be hunting with you this year, or if you are planning a hunting trip out of state, now is the time to complete the hunter safety course requirements. Many states require completion of a hunter safety course for all

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