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Jana Johns sparks Calhoun girls' rally past WACO

Published Feb. 24 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- Say this for Jana Johns: She pays attention.

Cold-shooting Calhoun falls in boys' state second round

Published Feb. 22 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- In analyzing his team's 52-42 loss to Cedar Grove in Saturday night's GHSA Class AAA boys' second-round...

Calhoun cruises to second round

Published Feb. 19 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- Pepperell had a strategy.

Jana Johns leads Calhoun into state second round

Published Feb. 18 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- The thought never entered her mind, she said. When visiting Haralson County pulled to within five points...

Calhoun adds talent, intrigue to 6-AAA baseball

Published Feb. 18 2015

If there was any celebrating among Georgia Region 6-AAA baseball coaches when perennial state power Cartersville moved up to Class...

Ringgold, Calhoun girls zoom to tourney final

Published Feb. 14 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- Ringgold coach Margaret Stockburger wanted a track meet Friday on the basketball court in the Georgia Region...

Area wrestlers thrive at 4A, 3A sectional tournaments

Published Feb. 8 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- Georgia's sectional wrestling tournaments are a stressful time for athletes and coaches.

Area coaches, players like early signing proposal

Published Feb. 3 2015

A year from now Landon Rice plans to be enrolled in the college of his choosing, earning early credits and...

Calhoun secures regular-season title, state berth

Published Feb. 3 2015

CHATSWORTH, Ga. -- It's not often a basketball team can check off two long-term goals in one night. However, that's...

Sonoraville, Calhoun one-two in area tournament

Published Feb. 1 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- The Sonoraville wrestling team continued to build on its second-place showing at the Georgia state duals and...

Game cramming hasn't slammed first-place Calhoun

Published Jan. 30 2015

CALHOUN, Ga. -- One team's success in a high school sports program often is a hindrance to another.

Calhoun boys, Ringgold girls win showdowns

Published Jan. 21 2015

RINGGOLD, Ga. -- Just a little over a month ago, Jireh Wilson was hitting quarterbacks. The Calhoun High School junior...

Calhoun dominates AAA all-state softball and other area high school sports news

Published Dec. 23 2014

As they did in the postseason, the Calhoun Lady Yellow Jackets dominated the Georgia Class AAA all-state softball team.

Ex-Calhoun star Nash Nance wins Willie Lanier Award

Published Dec. 21 2014

When Nash Nance looks back on his college football playing career there was one consistent motivating factor. He just wanted...

Young: Calhoun keeps football dynasty intact

Published Dec. 14 2014

CALHOUN, Ga. It seems a bit silly now, all this talk of the decline of the Calhoun High School...

Fourth-quarter trick play gets Calhoun past WACO

Published Dec. 14 2014

ATLANTA — The play almost never happened.

Calhoun's road to 2014 state title

Published Dec. 14 2014

Calhoun 21, Dalton 14: The Catamounts shot out to a 14-0 lead, the largest deficit the Yellow Jackets would face...

Calhoun rallies for 27-20 state-title win

Published Dec. 13 2014

ATLANTA — In his dreams Bryson Bushong saw himself making a game-winning play as Calhoun High School won a state...

Calhoun beats Washington County, 27-20

Published Dec. 12 2014

Follow staff reports from the Georgia Dome.

Calhoun may try patience against WACO's star QB

Published Dec. 12 2014

CALHOUN, Ga. — The word "aggressive" has been synonymous with the Calhoun High School football defense since Hal Lamb took...

Riley latest in long line of elite Calhoun quarterbacks

Published Dec. 10 2014

Calhoun quarterbacks in the spread offense:

Offensive diversity big part of Calhoun's success

Published Dec. 9 2014

CALHOUN, Ga. -- The GHSA football championships are filled with elite teams and star players, and while undefeated Calhoun fits...

New offensive wrinkles help Calhoun earn another Dome trip

Published Dec. 7 2014

CALHOUN, Ga. - To reach a GHSA championship football game for the fifth time in six seasons, Hal Lamb and...