The Citizen


Lending a helping hand

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The Whitewater High School lacrosse program spent the afternoon of Jan. 4 sorting food and nonfood items for the Midwest food bank in Peachtree City. The collective efforts of 32 athletes resulted in assisting an estimated 500 people in need. Photo/Submitted. Le... More

In the playoff hunt

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Sandy Creek grad and former Ole Miss standout Mike Hilton has played in all 16 regular-season games for the Pittsburgh Steelers at defensive back, starting four. He recorded 48 solo tackles, two interceptions and four sacks, three of which came in a Christmas Day ... More

Lazers registration underway

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The Lazers Soccer Club has announced spring registration for U3-U19 Youth, 7v7 Adult and TOPSoccer (Challenger). The deadline for Youth and TOPSoccer registration is Jan. 22. The deadline for adult registration is Feb. 13. Registration is available online and by ... More

Dolphin Dash is Feb. 3

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here North Fayette Elementary School, 609 Kenwood Road in Fayetteville, will host its Dolphin Dash 5K race Saturday, Feb. 3, beginning at 8 a.m. There will also be a one-mile fun run. Trophies will be given out during this event. Dolphin Dash is Feb. 3 added by Monroe ... More

3-on-3 tourney set for Jan. 15

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The Starr’s Mill High School basketball program and Tip Off Club will host their annual 3-on-3 basketball tournament and skills competition Monday, Jan. 15. Cost is $60 per team and mail-in registration forms are due by Friday, Jan. 12, although teams can also ... More

Whitewater alum helps FSU reach top 25

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Some basketball fans in Fayette County are watching the Florida State Seminoles with some interest this season. One of the team’s leaders on the court is senior Phil Cofer, who a few years ago was a star center-forward for a Whitewater Wildcats squad that reached ... More

Local runners honored by ATC

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Starr’s Mill junior Nick Nyman and McIntosh sophomore Megan Uszynski were named to the All-Metro cross-country first team at a banquet hosted Dec. 5 by Atlanta Track Club. Nyman is the AAAAA state champion while Uszynski was the AAAAA runner-up. Both will receive ... More

Seiler tapped for All-America squad

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Florida Gators senior Gabby Seiler is among the 2017 United Soccer Coaches All-Americans released recently by the association. She is a third-team selection and gives Florida at least one All-American for each of the last 12 seasons. In the program’s 23-year ... More

Bartholomew named to All-America team

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here The United Soccer Coaches (USC) released its Division II All-America honors Wednesday, and Georgia College junior Amanda Bartholomew was named the second All-American in Bobcat soccer history. Bartholomew had one of the school’s best seasons of all time, ... More

Dooley book signing in Peachtree City

Article & photos courtesy of The Citizen --> Original Article Here Former University of Georgia head football coach Vince Dooley will sign copies of his books and other collegiate memorabilia Monday, Dec. 11, 4-6 p.m. at the Peachtree City Kroger, 564 Crosstown Drive. Dooley coached the UGA football team for 25 years and led the ... More