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New NFL rules are making the game worse

New NFL rules are making the game worse

November 27, 2018

We now live in a sports era of safety. Evolving knowledge of sports related injuries has produced new rules and regulations. My mom would never let me play ...

Senior Wood makes All-Region 6AAAAA First Team volleyball

Senior Wood makes All-Region 6AAAAA First Team volleyball

Elias Podber, Sports Managing Editor

November 27, 2018

Senior volleyball player Katie Wood made the All-Region 6AAAAA first team this year for the second time. Wood received the award after the volleyball ...

Girls and boys basketball teams take on South Atlanta

Girls and boys basketball teams take on South Atlanta

November 14, 2018

The girls and boys basketball teams played South Atlanta on Tuesday, Nov. 13. The Lady Knights won 40-27 in an impressive display against a strong South...

Cross Country teams finish 5th in state final

November 12, 2018

Grady's cross country teams finish fifth in the state cross country meet on Nov. 2.

Cross country teams finish fifth at state for a second year in a row

Cross country teams finish fifth at state for a second year in a row

November 6, 2018

Constant preparation, training and hard work brought both cross country teams success this season. The girls team won the Region 6AAAAA meet and the boys placed se...

Knights finish season 1-9 with loss to Banneker

Knights finish season 1-9 with loss to Banneker

November 3, 2018

Banneker used a spread option offense to amass nearly 300 yards on the ground to beat Grady 45-7 in a game between the first ranked team in region 6AA...

Boys and girls cross country finish fifth at state

Boys and girls cross country finish fifth at state

November 2, 2018

The boys and girls cross country teams finished 5th in the state cross country meet. Individual athletes finished in the following places: Girls: Lindsey...

Walker makes moves in Big Apple

Walker makes moves in Big Apple

Kaitlin Palaian, Associate Managing Editor, Sports

November 1, 2018

Tyrius Walker is on the brink of making his dreams come true with the New York Knicks. The 6-foot-1-inch guard who played Division II at Morehouse Colleg...

Cross Country teams head to state championship Nov. 2

October 29, 2018

The girls and boys cross country teams head to the state championship meet on Friday, Nov. 2 at Carrollton High School. The girls team repeated as Region...

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...

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