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Mullins Remains Consistent, Grabs Lead At Toyota Bassmaster Elite At Lake Lanier

2/16/19 (Cumming) — With each day that passes, Tennessee angler David Mullins sounds more and more confident about his current situation. He’s learning Lake Lanier’s spotted bass, and it shows in the standings. After catching 17 pounds, 12 ounces during Thursday’s opening round, Mullins topped that mark Friday with 19-6 and now leads the Toyota Bassmaster Elite at Lake Lanier …

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UNG Baseball Falls to No. 15 Southern Indiana, 9-6

2/16/19 DAHLONEGA – An eighth inning homer for the Screaming Eagles was the difference in the University of North Georgia’s 9-6 loss to No. 15 Southern Indiana Friday evening at Bob Stein Stadium. The Nighthawks got started quickly when Crews Taylor hit a solo shot on the second pitch of the bottom of the first to give UNG a 1-0 lead. North Georgia …

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No. 3 UNG Softball Opens The Cottrell Foundation Loyal Blue Classic With 7-1 Win

2/15/19 DAHLONEGA – Marley Stowers blasted a grand slam over the left field wall to help propel the No. 3 University of North Georgia softball team to a 7-1 win over Southern Wesleyan Friday afternoon in the opening game of The Cottrell Foundation Loyal Blue Classic. Kaylyn Anthony scored the game’s first run on a SWU error in the first inning after reaching …

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“Hope’s Magical Day” Delivers Wish To Local Child

2/14/19 DAHLONEGA – The University of North Georgia Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) hosted its seventh Make-A-Wish child on Wednesday as Dahlonega’s Hope Nix was signed to join the UNG women’s basketball team prior to the Nighthawks’ 84-56 win over Young Harris. Hope and her parents Nate and Lenore, as well as sisters Katelen, Josie and Hannah, arrived at the UNG Convocation …

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UNG’s Jack Howard Hits Career High in 110-92 Loss to Young Harris

2/14/19 DAHLONEGA – Jack Howard had a career high 23 points coming off the bench, but the University of North Georgia men’s basketball team fell at the hands of Young Harris, 110-92, Wednesday night. The Nighthawks started out hot from behind the arc, jumping out to a 16-3 lead, but the Mountains Lions managed to cut what was at most an 18 …

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UNG’s Skidgel Ties Career High in Win Over Young Harris, 84-56

2/14/19 DAHLONEGA – Amber Skidgel tied her career high with 28 points as the University of North Georgia women’s basketball team never let go of the gas pedal as they closed out Young Harris with a final score of 84-56 Wednesday night in the UNG Convocation Center.  Despite the Mountain Lions outrebounding the Nighthawks on both ends of the court, UNG played …

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Smith Tabbed PBC Pitcher of the Week For Eighth Time in Career

2/12/19 AUGUSTA, Ga. – For the eighth time in her career, University of North Georgia softball player Kylee Smith has been named the Peach Belt Conference Pitcher of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday afternoon. Smith went 2-0 in three appearances at the NFCA Leadoff Classic, allowing just two total hits in 13.2 innings of work with 24 strikeouts. The reigning National Player …

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Clarno Named PBC Player of the Week

2/12/19 AUGUSTA, Ga. – After hitting a homer in each of the three games against Palm Beach Atlantic this weekend, University of North Georgia sophomore Nick Clarno was named the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week, the league announced Tuesday afternoon. Clarno hit .455 against Palm Beach Atlantic over the weekend. The third baseman had a 1.364 slugging percentage and drove in …

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No. 3 UNG Softball Shuts Out California (PA) in NFCA Leadoff Classic Finale

2/10/19 CLEARWATER, Fla. – Bria Bush tossed 4.1 innings of shutout softball as the No. 3 University of North Georgia softball team finished off the NFCA Leadoff Classic with a 6-0 win over California (PA) Sunday morning. The Nighthawks put up three runs in the third inning, starting with Hobby Gregory scoring on a Kaylee Womack single to center. Alishia Frierson plated Womack on a RBI single just …

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Bears win final regular season dual on the road

2/10/19 (MONTGOMERY, W. Va.) – The Truett McConnell University wrestling team defeated Appalachian Athletic Conference foe West Virginia University Tech on the road 29-23 on Saturday afternoon. The dual came down to the final weight class. Tied at 23 apiece, heavyweight freshman Joseph MacGregor pinned his opponent to secure the conference win over the Golden Bears. “I’m pleased with how our guys …

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