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For Lady Knights, it’s time to pay back Paideia

The Southerner

February 27, 2012

By Valentina Makrides The rivalry has returned. It is a new season which means that the fierce rivalry between the girls varsity soccer teams at Grady and Paideia has resumed. A year ago, Paideia hosted the game at Python Park and enjoyed the victory, but when the two teams square off again at 5:30 p.m. on Monday night, Grady will host the game, and the Lady Knights...

With division title, win streak at stake, resilient Knights refuse to lose

The Southerner

February 26, 2012

By Olivia Veira Last game of the regular season. On the road. Against an old foe. A division title at stake. The Knights seized the moment and answered the challenge. The Grady Grey Knights defeated the host Washington Bulldogs 62-59 on Feb. 10 to earn the Region 5-AAA Division A title. With the win, the Grady Grey Knights boys basketball team ran its win streak...

Knights don’t feel the need for seed; tough loss to Dogs no consolation

Knights don’t feel the need for seed; tough loss to Dogs no consolation

February 24, 2012

By Nile Kendall After a one-point loss to Towers in the semifinals of the Region 5-AAA tournament, the Grady boys basketball team made the trip bac...

A sweet 16 seconds on the 16th; Walker 3-ball sends Knights to state

A sweet 16 seconds on the 16th; Walker 3-ball sends Knights to state

February 24, 2012

By Phillip Suitts 16 seconds. 16 seconds to score two points. 16 seconds to make state. That’s the challenge Grady’s boys basketball...

Not a good night for Lady Knights; Golden Lions roar in 60-18 rout

Not a good night for Lady Knights; Golden Lions roar in 60-18 rout

February 24, 2012

By Joie Johnson The Saint Pius Lady Lions stormed into the Grady gym like unwanted house guests on Tuesday Feb. 7, rudely dispatching the host Lady Grey Knights, 60-18. This gam...

My Grady basketball experience really is worth a sit

My Grady basketball experience really is worth a sit

The Southerner

February 23, 2012

By Daniel Wilco For four years now, every December through February, on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday nights, I sit. But it’s not as simple as it so...

Knights put out of the region tournament after physical battle

Knights put out of the region tournament after physical battle

Kate de Give

February 22, 2012

The Grady Grey Knights boys basketball team won’t be hosting a state playoff game this year after a painful 47-46 loss to the Towers Titans Friday Feb. ...

Six Knights put their playing futures on the dotted line

Six Knights put their playing futures on the dotted line

February 20, 2012

By Thomas Cox Students patiently waited in the Grady gym to see their fellow classmates sign to the schools of their choice and watch all their hard ...

Photo of the Day — Feb. 1

Photo of the Day — Feb. 1

February 14, 2012

BIG MEN ON CAMPUS -- Senior linebacker Aaron Cooper signs a letter of intent to play football for Lincoln University next year while flanked by his mot...

Sessions scorches Red Devils for 38 points; girls improve to 9-9

Sessions scorches Red Devils for 38 points; girls improve to 9-9

February 14, 2012

  By Phillip Suitts Friday, Jan. 27 was a doubly good night for Grady basketball as the boys and girls  teams both beat their Druid Hil...

‘Superwoman’ takes on plethora of commitments

‘Superwoman’ takes on plethora of commitments

February 3, 2012

By Konadu Amoakuh As a child playing soccer, Bridgette Ukah had a habit of not tying her shoes well. Her mother, former Grady teacher and soccer coach Sandra ...

Special Olympics provides lessons, skills for future

Olivia Kleinman

February 3, 2012

  Each Friday afternoon when Vanessa Morton enters room E210, nine students rise to their feet to commence their training for the Special Olympics. She pops in an exercise video displayed on the Promethean board to begin her lesson with the nine students in Grady’s self-contained autism class. As an adapted physical education teacher, Morton modifies traditional...

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