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Football team looks to bounce back after 2-7 season

Football team looks to bounce back after 2-7 season

August 17, 2018

After a 2-7 losing season last year, Grady football is looking towards first time head coach Kevin Clark to bring back the winning ways of 2 years ago...

Region champion boys tennis team’s season ends in playoffs

Region champion boys tennis team’s season ends in playoffs

May 16, 2018

The boys tennis team had a strong 2018 season under first-year coach Val Taylor, winning the Region 6AAAAA tournament for the second year in a row. Howe...

Boys track wins region, four score at state

Boys track wins region, four score at state

May 16, 2018

After winning its region track meet for the fourth consecutive season, the boys track team finished 13th at the 5A state meet. Last season, the Knight...

Young girls soccer team makes playoff run

Young girls soccer team makes playoff run

May 15, 2018

The girls soccer team’s season was full of ups and very few downs this year, as it finished with a 12-4-2 record. What began looking like a rebuilding year, w...

Boys soccer falls in playoffs to McIntosh

Boys soccer falls in playoffs to McIntosh

Kaitlin Palaian

May 15, 2018

The boys’ soccer team finished a long, eventful season with an 11-5-2 regular season record and a No. 4 seed in the region, advancing to the state qua...

Should the billion dollar NCAA pay college athletes?

Mills Rentz-Baker

May 15, 2018

The term ‘student athlete’ in college is somewhat of a misnomer because athletics dominate the majority of the students’ time. Most of the time, the athlete has no say in which comes first: sports or school. An indentured servant is defined as a person under contract to work for another person for a definite period of time, usually without pay. High school athletes sig...

JV sports extend opportunities to Inman eighth graders

JV sports extend opportunities to Inman eighth graders

May 15, 2018

Grady offers a wide variety of sports to its students and even extends some of the opportunities to participate in sports to Inman Middle School eighth ...

Girls track and field athlete excels at state

Girls track and field athlete excels at state

May 15, 2018

For senior Mutnodjmet Debnam, track is not just a sport, but her “gateway to happiness.” Debnam was named Region 6AAAAA Female Field Events Athlete of...

Atlanta united reshaping sports scene

Atlanta united reshaping sports scene

April 22, 2018

In front of a record-breaking crowd of 72,035 fans, Atlanta United put on a show with a 3-1 victory over DC United, a team which beat them in all three m...

Baseball team struggles in region play

Baseball team struggles in region play

April 21, 2018

The baseball team started the season strong, but struggled in its region games to miss the playoffs for a fourth straight year. The Knights began the s...

Shroeder Swims through busy life with courage

Shroeder Swims through busy life with courage

Abby Edlein

April 17, 2018

The clock is running, nearly 30 kids are gathered at both ends of the lane, screaming and yelling for Lindsay Schroeder as he kicks off the wall for h...

Allowance of field usage not consistent enough

Allowance of field usage not consistent enough

April 9, 2018

By Jack Hudson Through personal experience, I have found that Grady and Atlanta Public Schools are not always on the same page.  The lack of field ...

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