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Knights lose 29-7 to Maynard-Jackson in crucial game

Knights lose 29-7 to Maynard-Jackson in crucial game

October 22, 2018

The Knights dropped to 1-7 with a 29-7 defeat to Maynard Jackson on Oct. 19. Southerner sports editor and photographer Elias Podber captured the act...

JV football team opens the new Walden Athletic Complex with a 14-12 loss to Douglass

JV football team opens the new Walden Athletic Complex with a 14-12 loss to Douglass

October 19, 2018

On Oct. 19 2018, the new Walden Athletic Complex opened to host the JV football team's last game of the season. Although the team lost 14-12, to finished...

Referee Boone stays close to the game

Referee Boone stays close to the game

October 11, 2018

At a high school football game, excited fans turn their attention to the game’s action and the player with the ball. However, referees like Dave Boone closely wa...

Volleyball ups training for state playoffs

Volleyball ups training for state playoffs

Katie Dwyer, Writer

October 4, 2018

Filed under Front Slideshow, SPORTS

With the state playoffs approaching, the volleyball team is putting in maximum effort to get past  the first round. During the 2017-2018 season, the Knights ended ...

Softball’s new approach yields first win in years

Softball’s new approach yields first win in years

October 4, 2018

Coach Lawson Yale knew she had to do something different when the softball team lost every game last season. So, starting this July, Yale and 13 girls w...

Nike advertisement sparks controversy

Nike advertisement sparks controversy

October 2, 2018

Nike’s most recent advertisement featuring former San Francisco 49er’s quarterback Colin Kaepernick has sparked controversy around the country for...

Off the beaten path sports entice student athletes

Off the beaten path sports entice student athletes

October 1, 2018

Popular sports at Grady like football, basketball, baseball, track and soccer have held the spotlight for fans and funding as long as the teams ha...

Ultimate Wins National Championship

Ultimate Wins National Championship

September 5, 2018

The Grady Gauntlet ultimate team capped off an impressive season with a national championship win over the summer in Chicago. “Definitely from the beginning, making nat...

Coach ‘K’ covers all bases

Coach ‘K’ covers all bases

August 30, 2018

Assistant baseball and softball coach Ron Killingsworth, or Coach “K,” a Grady mainstay for the past 17 years, grew up in New York City playing bas...

Teachers behind the scenes, athlete addition

Teachers behind the scenes, athlete addition

Kaitlin Palaian, Sports Associate Managing Editor

August 28, 2018

Filed under SPORTS

A fine line has been drawn between teacher and student. It is the job of the teacher to teach and the job of the student to learn. This line is hardly c...

Boys cross country buys into training

Boys cross country buys into training

August 23, 2018

The boys cross country team is preparing a season in which it aims to finish top four at the state meet in Carrollton on Nov. 2. “Finally, I got t...

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