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Newnan to host county tournament Thursday


  • By Doug Gorman
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  • Sep. 18, 2019 - 9:57 PM


East Coweta, Newnan and Northgate will battle it out Thursday for bragging rights in the annual Amber McClure Coweta County Volleyball Championships.

The event is set to take place at Newnan with the Lady Cougars taking on Northgate at 5:30, followed by Northgate playing East Coweta at 6:30.

Tournament action ends at 7:30 with rivals Newnan and East Coweta playing. That match will also county in the Region 2-7A standings.

Heading into the tournament, East Coweta brings a 14-9 overall record onto the court.

Northgate began the week 17-12 before its region matches against Douglas County and Mays on Tuesday.

Newnan brought a 13-10 record into tournament.

East Coweta has won five of its last six matches, The winning streak ended last week when the Lady Indians lost to McIntosh.

Newnan has won two out of its last three matches.

Northgate entered the week also winning two out of its last three matches.