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Concussions common in girls soccer

Concussions common in girls soccer

January 15, 2020

You blank out. You are are on the ground. Then up again. A few moments later a corner kick is being taken, but you have no idea how the game played out...

Golf team plays out of spotlight

Golf team plays out of spotlight

January 8, 2020

At many high schools, students flock to cheer on the football or basketball team. The crowds of students bring spirit to boost the teams' morale and encourage...

The importance of stretching

The importance of stretching

December 20, 2019

Senior Jordan Tucker played club soccer for 13 years before she broke her hip in a game during her freshman year of high school. Doctors told Tucker...

Girls basketball aim for playoffs

Girls basketball aim for playoffs

William Randall and Cole Parker

December 17, 2019

The girls varsity basketball team is looking to improve after a 12-12 record, and a disappointing exit in the first round of the state playoffs last seas...

Boys basketball starts 5-6

Boys basketball starts 5-6

Keller Rentz-Baker

December 17, 2019

Eleven games into the season, the boys varsity basketball team has started off with a 5-6 record as new head coach Patrick Johnson tries to lead the team ...

Basketball games ‘quieter’ without cheerleaders

Basketball games ‘quieter’ without cheerleaders

December 12, 2019

When spectators attend a Grady basketball game this season, they will see one basketball team with a new coach and both teams on the rise and developing potential p...

Barton, NFL All-Pro with Grady ties

Barton, NFL All-Pro with Grady ties

Kaitlin Palaian and Mills Rentz-Baker

December 5, 2019

Joe Montana historically drove down the field against the Cincinnati Bengals on Jan. 22, 1989 to win the San Francisco 49ers their third Super Bowl. M...

‘Dynamic’ 3-Star recruit Nathaniel Wiggins attracting college attention

‘Dynamic’ 3-Star recruit Nathaniel Wiggins attracting college attention

November 19, 2019

The University of Alabama, University of Virginia, Mississippi State and the University of Florida are just four of the 11 colleges on the hunt to recruit...

Cross country, athletics bring growth, teach life lessons

Cross country, athletics bring growth, teach life lessons

Bram Mansbach

November 19, 2019

My first day of high school did not start in August much like everyone else’s. My first day started June 1st. We met at the Candler Park pool around...

Knights Playoff hopes crushed after loss to Banneker

Knights Playoff hopes crushed after loss to Banneker

November 11, 2019

Banneker handed the Knights their seventh and final loss of the season, 37-28. Banneker (4-6, 3-4) used a run-heavy offense to dominate the line and win the g...

There’s a method to the madness

There’s a method to the madness

Duncan Tanner

November 4, 2019

After practice, most Grady tennis players pack their bags and head home. But not sophomore Scott Whitley, who changes into his cleats; he will only be...

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