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May 28, 2015
Sports
Spring football comes alive for the Wildcats
For the first time in North Carolina, spring football practice has arrived. As per the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s spring practice regulations, teams are allowed 10 practice days with n...
May 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitaker dominates, wins two state titles
Rome wasn’t built in a day, yet it only took Jacob Whitaker a few hours to leave a lasting legacy for himself, Andrews High School, and the local community.
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wildcat boys take ninth in state; Holloway runner-up in discus for girls
Boys track coach Avery Cutshaw couldn’t be more proud of the individuals representing both Andrews squads at the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s 1A state championships Friday in Greensboro.
May 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Wildcats softball falls in first round of playoffs
The Andrews Lady Wildcats knew they weren’t going to play their first-round playoff game anywhere near home as they entered this year’s state 1A playoffs as the No. 24 seed.
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wildcats sending athletes to state track meet
Andrews’ track teams led by head coaches Avery Cutshaw and Shanna Mustin had many reasons to be proud of their team members after Saturday’s 1A West Regional Track meet at Appalachian State Univers...
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Andrews' Whitaker named top SMC field athlete
The Wildcats posted two victories and 10 top-five finishes, including three second-place and three third place nods to take fourth at the Smoky Mountain Conference Championship in Cherokee on April...
May 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Wildcats softball outlasts Murphy
The softball teams for Andrews and Murphy brought out the best in this Cherokee County rivalry in their second meeting of the season Tuesday afternoon at Valley River Park.
May 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Holloway's first homer helps Lady Wildcats
Andrews softball coach Kenneth Solesbee has finally found the bats he desperately searched for before the start of the season.
Apr 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Whitaker signs with Western Carolina for track
By Sarah Woodall sports@myandrewsjournal.com Andrews’ Jacob Whitaker will officially wear purple and gold in 2016.     The Senior state 1A ranked thrower in shot-put signed with the Western Carolin...
Apr 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wildcat swimmers fight for their home pool
Andrews High School senior Carrie Gray finished her Wildcat swimming career this winter, but that didn’t stop her from fighting for future swimmers in the county.
Apr 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nantahala River receives 6 new access areas
Getting in and out of the Nantahala River has gotten a little easier, and safer. Based on input gathered from stakeholders during a relicensing agreement by Duke Energy and the Federal Energy Regul...
Jul 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Swim team off to All-Star start
The Andrews youth swim team got its season started in All-Star fashion. Linsey Orr, Paige Lindley, Zackery Sheppard and Matthew Barton all qualified for the end-of-the season All-Star competition a...
Jun 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Praying and playing
The Andrews Recreation Park Church League is under way, offering competition as well as congregation for the softball teams and players. Before each game, teams gather around the pitcher’s circle f...
Jun 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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