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Will Hammock

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Surgery costs Mill Creek's Dickhute his senior football season

A severe shoulder injury and ensuing surgery have cost Mill Creek defensive back Chris Dickhute his senior football season

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HAMMOCK: Snake bite only part of memorable year for Buford's Mitchell

Buford sophomore volleyball player Morgan Mitchell fought through a poisonous snake bite earlier this year, suffered in the Ted’s Montana Grill parking lot near the Mall of Georgia

GWINNETT GRADS: In Front of the Cameras

Where to watch former Gwinnett standouts in this week’s college football TV games

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GWINNETT GRADS: Memorable senior day soccer finishes for GAC's Gandy-Cromer, North's Edwards

News and notes about Gwinnett products faring well in college athletics

PREP FOOTBALL: Region standings

Region football standings

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Collins Hill, Mill Creek aim for first win over playoff contender

Collins Hill and Mill Creek, two teams in a four-team tie for second place in the region, face off Friday night

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Central Gwinnett aims to bounce back vs. surging Archer

Central Gwinnett suffered a rough loss to Grayson last week, while Archer continues to impress in region play

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HAMMOCK: Schumacher will be missed greatly at Meadowcreek

Richard Schumacher, who passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer, made a giant impact during his tenure at Meadowcreek

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GWINNETT GRADS: Collins Hill's England jumps into Army starting role

News and notes about Gwinnett County products faring well in college athletics

GWINNETT GRADS: In Front of the Cameras

Where to watch former Gwinnett standouts in this week’s college football TV action

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Beloved Meadowcreek wrestling coach Schumacher passes away after cancer battle

Beloved wrestling coach Richard Schumacher, a former East Stroudsburg All-American who led Meadowcreek's wrestling program back to prominence, died Monday night after a battle with pancreatic cancer

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Dacula gets big fight from Brookwood, hangs on in waning seconds | PHOTOS

Dacula got a big battle from struggling Brookwood in a Region 8-AAAAAA game Friday night

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Lanier football back to work after huge victory over Gainesville

After last week’s win over Gainesville, the Lanier football team returns to region play with a road trip to Heritage and its Gwinnett-heavy coaching staff

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Duluth grad Curry reflects on anniversary of state-record, 67-yard field goal | VIDEO

Slightly more than 15 years ago, Duluth’s Rusty Curry, now a teacher at Blythewood High School in South Carolina, hit a state-record, 67-yard field goal

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Playoff hopeful Parkview wary of South Gwinnett

Parkview, with playoff aspirations, isn’t overlooking an underrated South Gwinnett team

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HAMMOCK: Central Gwinnett football on track for more success

Central Gwinnett is on a path for more success under fifth-year head coach Todd Wofford

GWINNETT GRADS: In Front of the Cameras

Where to watch former Gwinnett standouts in this weekend’s college football TV games

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GWINNETT GRADS: Collins Hill's Herman off to strong start at GMC

News and notes about Gwinnett grads excelling in college athletics

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Gwinnett Basketball Media Day kicks off with few key players elsewhere | PHOTOS

North Gwinnett’s T.J. Howard, Peachtree Ridge’s Romello White at IMG Academy

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PREP FOOTBALL NOTES: Still plenty to decide in Region 7-AAAAAA

The status of the playoff hunts in Regions 7-AAAAAA and 8-AAAAAA, as well as other notes from around Gwinnett high school football

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Young runners leading Mill Creek girls cross country to great heights

Mill Creek’s talented, young girls cross country team aims to make an impact on the state level like the boys program has in recent seasons

Collins Hill pulls away for shutout of Duluth

Collins Hill defeated Duluth in a Region 7-AAAAAA matchup Friday night

GWINNETT GRADS: In Front of the Cameras

A look at where to watch Gwinnett grads on TV in this week’s college football action

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GWINNETT GRADS: Gwinnett players fuel North Georgia women's soccer

News and notes about Gwinnett graduates shining in college athletics

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HAMMOCK: Central Gwinnett's Kugbila stays positive as injuries delay Carolina Panthers' career

Edmund Kugbila returns home this week for Central Gwinnett’s football game as a spectator, much like he’s been for his two injury-plagued NFL seasons

Mountain View Youth Wrestling accepting registration

Youth wrestling club will have online registration, as well as Oct. 26 walk-up registration

New volunteer registration open for Greater Gwinnett Championship

New volunteer registration is now open online for the Greater Gwinnett Championship, a Champions Tour golf tournament held at the TPC at Sugarloaf

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Pair of interceptions for scores lift Dacula over Central Gwinnett | PHOTOS | VIDEO

Azeem Cooper and C.J. Mayes returned first-quarter interceptions for scores in Dacula’s win over Central Gwinnett

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GWINNETT GRADS: North Gwinnett's Hosch makes most of first Harvard start

News and notes of Gwinnett products faring well in college athletics

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HAMMOCK: Gwinnett football midseason awards

Sports editor Will Hammock’s take on the best players and teams from Gwinnett County high school football at the season’s midway point

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Peachtree Ridge overpowers Mountain View for easy victory | PHOTOS

Defense shines and Thrasher throws five touchdown passes in Peachtree Ridge’s homecoming victory

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Getting to Know Kacie Shields

An interview with Brookwood grad and Lanier softball coach Kacie Shields

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HAMMOCK: Expect a major turnaround from the Archer football team

Archer’s football team is off to a surprising 0-3 start, but it still has high hopes for this season

TD Club of Gwinnett honors best from first month of season

The Touchdown Club of Gwinnett held its first banquet of the season Wednesday to recognize the best in Gwinnett high school football

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GWINNETT GRADS: Collins Hill's Heinicke clutch again for Old Dominion

News and notes about Gwinnett County standouts shining in college football

GWINNETT GRADS: In Front of the Cameras

Where to watch former Gwinnett standouts on TV in this week’s college football action

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Peachtree Ridge grad Minter excited about trip home, bigger role with Cardinals

Kevin Minter, who will be honored Friday at Peachtree Ridge, is slated for a bigger role in his second NFL season

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GWINNETT GRADS: UGA's Laura Eddy aims for Sunday return from third ACL tear

News and notes about Gwinnett products shining in college athletics, including a second SEC honor from Providence Christian grad Tayler Tuttle

GWINNETT GRADS: In Front of the Cameras

Where to watch Gwinnett grads in this week’s college football TV games

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HAMMOCK: Eric Shanteau's Swim For Your Life is Saturday at Lake Lanier Islands

Eric Shanteau’s Swim For Your Life will be held for the fifth straight year at Lake Lanier Islands

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Lanier senior Tario Fuller leading program to great heights

Senior Tario Fuller, a Purdue commitment, has led Lanier in rushing the past two seasons

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HAMMOCK: Brookwood grads Davis, Jackson reunited on German football team

Brookwood grads Terence Davis and Josh Jackson are teammates again, this time on the Saarland Hurricanes in Saarbrücken, Germany

GWINNETT GRADS: In Front of the Cameras

Where to watch former Gwinnett standouts on TV in this week’s college football action

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GWINNETT GRADS: North Gwinnett's Edwards a leader for Valdosta State soccer team

News and notes about Gwinnett products faring well in college sports

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PREP FOOTBALL NOTES: Shiloh defense stout through two games

Prep football notes, including Brookwood and Parkview in the annual Great American Rivalry Series

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Dacula defense leads rivalry win over Mill Creek | VIDEO | PHOTOS

Three lost fumbles by Mill Creek in the second half powered Dacula to a win Friday night

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Dacula, Mill Creek football rivalry a non-region fixture

When the new schedules were built for 2014 and 2015, the Dacula-Mill Creek rivalry was a no-brainer for both sides

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GWINNETT GRADS: Brookwood's Lynch shines in Syracuse win

News and notes about Gwinnett grads shining in college athletics

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HAMMOCK: Brookwood's 'Coach Buffalo' facing fight with cancer

Longtime Brookwood teacher and coach Leonard “Buffalo” Howard was diagnosed recently with Stage Four kidney cancer

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PREP FOOTBALL NOTES: Revamped Norcross sitting pretty at 2-0

High school football notes on Norcross, Parkview, Shiloh and Mountain View, among others