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Local volleyball teams face busy week


  • By Doug Gorman
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  • Sep. 10, 2019 - 2:58 PM

Local volleyball teams face busy week

The Newnan Times-Herald

The Newnan Lady Cougars headed into Tuesday’s Region 2 7-A match ranked 12th in Class 7A with a 11-9 overall record and a 2-0 mark in league play.

Newnan went into the week hoping to snap a two-game losing streak after falling to Columbus and McIntosh.

The Lady Cougars play Thursday against Trinity Christian and Fayette County at Fayette County.

Trinity comes into the week with a 14-6 record and ranked seventh in the Class A/AA poll.

The Lady Lions are on a three-game winning streak after beating North Springs, Our Lady of Mercy and  Landmark Christian.

East Coweta headed into the week with a 12-8 overall record and a 2-0 mark in Region 2-7A. 

The Lady Indians have won three matches in a row, including knocking off Kell, Kennesaw Mountain, and North Cobb.

Northgate entered this week’s competition with a 12-8 record overall and a 2-0 mark in Region 5-6A play.

The Lady Vikings, who traveled to New Manchester for a region game Tuesday, has won four matches in a row, including victories against Alexander and Langston Hughes to open region play. 

Northgate has also beaten Bremen and Central during the winning streak.

The defending GISA champion Heritage School is well on its way to defending its title. 

The Lady Hawks entered Tuesday’s game against Creekside Christian Academy with a 15-4 record and a 4-0 mark in league play.

Heritage has won six of its last seven matches.