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February 12, 2016
Sports
Lady Bobcats take down conference foe Nantahala
The Blue Ridge Early College girls basketball team got back into the win column last week with a 55-32 road defeat over Little Smoky Mountain Conference opponent Nantahala. The Lady Bobcats took an...
Feb 10, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bobcats win 2 of 3, are tied for 1st in conference
The Blue Ridge Early College boys basketball team has a chance to win the Little Smoky Mountain Conference crown for the first time since 1997. The Bobcats moved into a first place tie on Jan. 26 a...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC splits conference basketball games
The Blue Ridge Early College girls basketball team notched its second Little Smoky Mountain Conference win of the season in a Jan. 12 home contest against Nantahala. The Lady Bobcats pounced early,...
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summit Bears start new year 2-0
Summit Charter School returned from winter break last week with a come-from-behind road win at Tamassee Salem. With the game tied at 19 all going into the break, the Bears outscored Tamassee 32-13 ...
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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Blue Ridge basketball wins one, loses one
The Blue Ridge Early College boys and girls basketball team each split a pair of games last week after returning from winter break. On the road last Thursday, the Bobcats were neck-and-neck with Bi...
Jan 13, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC basketball teams fall to Cherokee
The Blue Ridge Early College girls basketball team suffered its first loss of the early 2015-16 season last Friday night. The Lady Bobcats (3-1) won three straight to start the year, but could not ...
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 239 239 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC basketball teams off to winning start
The Blue Ridge Early College boys and girls basketball teams are undefeated after a pair of non-conference games to start the season. The Lady Bobcats kicked the action off last week with a 40-32 w...
Nov 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 266 266 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC soccer team falls out of playoff contention
Blue Ridge Early College’s historical soccer season came to a close Monday night in the second round of the state soccer playoffs. Under cold, damp weather, the Bobcats fell 5-0 to senior-heavy Lin...
Nov 10, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 282 282 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area volleyball and soccer teams find success
After days away from action, the Blue Ridge Early College volleyball team attacked and blocked their way to three straight wins last week. The streak started with a road win against rival and Littl...
Sep 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 416 416 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC soccer wins 2 of 3
The Blue Ridge Early College soccer team continued its dominance on the field to start a three-game week on Sept. 14 with a home win against Cherokee. By the end of the first half of the game, the ...
Sep 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 396 396 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC soccer team wins fourth straight game
The Blue Ridge Early College soccer team cruised to 4-0 last week with a home win against Rabun Gap. The Bobcats pounced on the Eagles early in the game on Sept. 8, leading 4-2 at halftime. Each te...
Sep 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 289 289 recommendations | email to a friend
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Area middle school soccer teams split games
The Blue Ridge Middle School soccer team fell in its conference opener against Fairview 7-1 on Aug. 31 in Cashiers. The Bobcats trailed 6-0 at halftime, but found their footing after the break. Goa...
Sep 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC sports on winning streak
The Blue Ridge Early College Bobcats are leaving a trail of destruction to the start the fall season. After winning on the road the first week of play, the varsity volleyball team was victorious ag...
Sep 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC begins fall season with wins
The Blue Ridge Early College Bobcats were road warriors last week, starting all of its fall sports programs with away games. The varsity volleyball team began its season with a bang by shutting out...
Aug 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golf legend helps raise money for area Boys and Girls Club
When a town built around the game of golf receives a visit from one of the greatest golfers of all time, the buzz carries across county and state lines. Such was the case on May 24 when World Golf ...
Jun 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 364 364 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fight to the finish
Blue Ridge Early College’s Justin Hall bats against Murphy in the first round of the state playoffs on May 13 at Konehete Park in Murphy. The Bobcats had four hits, including two doubles by Hunter ...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
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5K to kick off park’s grand opening on May 30
A busy day of events celebrating the official opening of Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park on Saturday, May 30 will get under way with a 5K run/walk at 8 a.m. Organizers are hoping “The Run for the P...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 359 359 recommendations | email to a friend
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Students to receive free sports physicals
Harris Regional Hospital and Swain Community Hospital will serve student athletes with free sports physicals this spring and summer. The physicals are offered annually to students preparing to part...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 357 357 recommendations | email to a friend
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O’Dwyer inks with Pfeiffer
Blue Ridge Early College senior Kaylee O’Dwyer has signed to play collegiate basketball for the Pfeiffer University Falcons. O’Dwyer, who averaged 17 points a game for the Lady Bobcats last season,...
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 247 247 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC spring sports teams finish regular season
Blue Ridge Early College’s baseball and softball team each rounded its regular season last week. The first game of the week was a non-conference home game on May 4 against the Rabun Gap Eagles. The...
May 13, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 267 267 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC softball, baseball win at home
Blue Ridge Early College finished out the month of April with three games last week. The Lady Bobcats’ junior varsity softball played first, on April 28 against Rabun Gap. It was the second time in...
May 06, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC baseball team defeats Cherokee on the road
Blue Ridge Early College had an active sports schedule last week, playing four games — three on the road — and one ending in a win. The junior varsity softball team played in Georgia against the Ra...
Apr 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer registration opens at recreation center July 14
The Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department is now holding registration for Fall Soccer for youth ages 4 -14 years of age. Registration will be Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., July 14th ...
Jul 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 393 393 recommendations | email to a friend
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BREC sluggers relying on veteran leadership
The Blue Ridge Early College (BREC) varsity baseball team returns this spring with confidence for a successful season, especially due to the fact that they are fielding a veteran team of returning ...
Mar 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 416 416 recommendations | email to a friend
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