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Girls cross country shows future promise

Girls cross country shows future promise

October 7, 2019

Coming off of a fifth-place finish at the Class 5A state meet last year, the girls cross country team has big expectations for the 2019 season. “I do...

Boys cross country team starts season with high hopes

Boys cross country team starts season with high hopes

October 7, 2019

The boys cross country team is all-in this season and gunning for a top-four finish at this year's state meet with little focus on just winning individua...

Knights fall to division leader Carver 37-21

Knights fall to division leader Carver 37-21

October 6, 2019

A run heavy Carver team handed Grady their 3rd loss of the season with a score of 37-21, fueled by a 4 touchdown performance from Mississippi State running-...

Knight JV squad fall 44-6 to Carver

October 4, 2019

In their fifth game of the season, the Grady Knights JV football team suffered a 44-6 loss in a home game against the Carver Panthers on Thursday, October 3...

Spikeball catches on with college and high school students

Spikeball catches on with college and high school students

October 3, 2019

When a student wants to play a sport, they usually go to play the classics, immediately flocking to play the traditional sports of football, basketball...

Meyer climbs to new heights

Meyer climbs to new heights

Kaitlin Palaian and Elias Podber

October 2, 2019

Rock climbing, a nontraditional sport recently added to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, has a growing community in Atlanta, including senior Will Meyer.&nb...

Shoes: An overlooked component to perform well in sports

Shoes: An overlooked component to perform well in sports

Cole Parker, Writer

October 1, 2019

Footwear is an overlooked component that can increase an athlete's chances of success and improve their experiences in sports. “In tennis, it is ...

Christian Coleman, son of APS media relations manager, wins IAAF World Championships

Christian Coleman, son of APS media relations manager, wins IAAF World Championships

September 28, 2019

Christian Coleman has taken the world of running by storm, winning the gold medal in the 100 meters at the IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar today, Sept. 28....

Knights overcome Lithia Springs comeback, win 45-42 in overtime

Knights overcome Lithia Springs comeback, win 45-42 in overtime

September 21, 2019

The Knights defeated  Lithia Springs in overtime  45-42 in a game that looked to be a blowout in the first half on Sept. 20. Grady lit up...

As cost of playing sports rises, participation drops

As cost of playing sports rises, participation drops

Bram Mansbach

September 4, 2019

For many, the constant shouting from the sidelines, the sleepy carpools, the postgame meals, were an essential part of childhoods across the country. ...

Senior wins kicking camp competitions, impacts team

Senior wins kicking camp competitions, impacts team

Kaitlin Palaian

August 28, 2019

“10, 20, 30, 40, 48! And it’s good!” On June 2, senior Reid Schratwieser won the Golden Boot Award for kicking at a KickingWorld camp in Douglasv...

Volleyball starts 1-10, set to improve with new coach

Volleyball starts 1-10, set to improve with new coach

August 28, 2019

The volleyball team started the 2019 season slowly, with only one win in its first 10 games. However, most of the losses have come against high-quality,...

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