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Sophomore Jordan Taylor, No. 5, closes in on a first quarter tackle of Mays freshman running back Travis Terrell in the Knights 30-6 loss to the Raiders on Sept. 19.

Knights fall to Mays

September 20, 2020

The Mays Raiders handed the Knights their second loss of the season in a lopsided 30-6 matchup Sept. 19. In a game filled with penalties and turnover...

The Knights' have lofty expectations for this season with an extremely deep team led by 17 total seniors.

Football team enters season with high hopes

September 16, 2020

The Grady Knights varsity football team is entering the season with high expectations coming off of a 4-6 record last season with a near playoff berth.  ...

The Grady Stadium is seen empty, as sports have been disrupted due to COVID-19.

A football season without fans

September 15, 2020

Attending a football game is an incredible experience for coaches, fans, parents and players alike. The presence of the crowd, cheers from both teams...

The girls cross country team runs through Piedmont park to prepare for their meets to come.

Girls cross country begins despite pandemic

September 11, 2020

Many sports seasons are up in the air this fall due to Covid-19. Cross country, however, is on to compete. The girls and boys cross country teams started...

Jackson State University junior Christian McNair-Jones poses after finishing first in the 60 meter hurdles at the 2020 Southwestern Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships.

Alumnus voted top Georgia boys hurdler in last decade

August 18, 2020

In a virtual tournament created by MileSplit Georgia, 2017 Grady alumnus Christian McNair-Jones was voted the top Georgia boys hurdler in the last decade. ...

The varsity football team bursts through the banner prior to the start of the homecoming game against North Springs on Oct. 18. The Knights won 40-0.

Football rescheduled to start in September

July 21, 2020

The Georgia High School Association's board of trustees unanimously voted to push the start of the football season back two weeks. Other fall sports, h...

(Left to Right): Dick Buerkle, Rebecca Tolmach, Saji Girvan, Kiah Vernon, Nick Stephens, and Jeff Cramer are seen consoling each other after a cross country meet in 2002.

Dick Buerkle, former Grady assistant coach and former world indoor mile record holder, passes

June 26, 2020

Former indoor mile world record holder, Villanova track walk-on, and Grady assistant cross country and track coach Dick Buerkle, passed on Monday, June...

Gerren Griffin poses for his player photo as a redshirt junior playing football at James Madison University.

Griffin tackles football and wrestling

June 19, 2020

The Grady Athletic Department recently hired Gerren Griffin as head wrestling and assistant football coach. In addition to coaching, Griffin will teach...

The GHSA as announced the return of high school sports in the form of restricted summer workouts starting June 8. The GHSA has limited the number of people for each workout session and has implemented health and safety guidelines to ensure the safety of athletes.

GHSA to allow teams to practice starting June 8

May 21, 2020

The Georgia High School Association (GHSA) will allow teams to start practices as early as June 8.  Robin Hines, executive director of the Georgia High School Assoc...

Junior cross country runner and ultimate frisbee player Sam Rose dives through the air to catch the disc at the 2019 Queen City Tune Up Youth Tournament in Charlotte, N.C.

Students strive to stay in shape during quarantine

May 15, 2020

The COVID-19 quarantine has botched many athletes’ workout routines. No longer having the structure of daily practices after school has made it easy f...

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10 sports movies to watch during social distancing

May 6, 2020

It’s been over 50 days since most sports ended, and boredom is starting to reach unprecedented levels. I can’t speak for everyone, but the lack of s...

The boys cross country team celebrates winning the second place trophy at the 2019 Region 6AAAAA meet. Many of these athletes also compete on the track team, one of the many sports greatly affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Five out of the seven pictured are seniors.

Dear senior athletes

March 30, 2020

It can start as early as when you learn to walk. You get involved in a sport and you know little about how much it will govern your life and fill you w...

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