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Cook steps down as West Forsyth boys basketball coach

Cook steps down as West Forsyth boys basketball coach

Jim Cook has stepped down as boys’ basketball coach at West Forsyth, ending his three-year tenure with the Wolverines to move back to Florida where he coached prior to taking the job at West, according to Wolverines athletic director Brett Phipps.

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West Forsyth's Pickvet dominates against South Forsyth

West Forsyth's Pickvet dominates against South Forsyth

Derrick Pickvet leapt up to snatch the scorching ground ball hit back in his direction just an hour and a half and 80 pitches after he first took the mound. With the ball in his glove, the West Forsyth senior sprinted toward first base and tossed it to bag for the last out, one final play so emblematic of the entire game and Pickvet’s performance: swift and sure.

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Local equestrian riders head to IEA nationals for a 'blind date'

Local equestrian riders head to IEA nationals for a 'blind date'

A girl and her horse. It’s a familiar tale. A bond is made between rider and animal. That bond evolves into chemistry. That chemistry leads to a story.

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West baseball finds a way in 8-7 win over North

West baseball finds a way in 8-7 win over North

North Forsyth almost stole the game Friday night, but ultimately costly errors, errant pitching and a trio of balks helped West Forsyth cruise around the bags, often unconventionally, for a close 8-7 victory in a big Region 6-AAAAAA matchup.

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Shaw's 73 leads West Forsyth boy's golf to county title

Shaw's 73 leads West Forsyth boy's golf to county title

West Forsyth shot a school record 298 as a team to take the second annual Forsyth County Championship title Tuesday at Laurel Springs Golf Club, hosted by Lambert.

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West Forsyth edges North Forsyth in fishing showcase

West Forsyth edged the defending champions from North Forsyth for a top-five finish in the Georgia State High School Fishing Championship Sunday.

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GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Jenna Staiti, West Forsyth

GIRLS BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Jenna Staiti, West Forsyth

The indelible image of West Forsyth junior Jenna Staiti’s season must be of the University of Maryland commit standing at the high post with the arms of two (often times three) defenders flailing around her head like tentacles.

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Fifth-inning rally lifts West Forsyth baseball over South Forsyth

Fifth-inning rally lifts West Forsyth baseball over South Forsyth

Maybe West Forsyth's performance Wednesday night was just what it needed to get over the hump.

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THE GRIND: West Forsyth's Bowman determined to get Lady Wolverines to playoffs

THE GRIND: West Forsyth's Bowman determined to get Lady Wolverines to playoffs

West Forsyth senior Landen Bowman keeps statistics of just about everything she does, though her reluctance to boast about them is the key component of her character.

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West Forsyth's May hired as new Collins Hill girls' basketball coach

West Forsyth's May hired as new Collins Hill girls' basketball coach

David May moved to Georgia with his family in 2012 to escape the cold climate of his native Ohio. He came to Forsyth County to get his family into a good community with a strong school system. In the process, he took a West Forsyth girls’ basketball program with little tradition of success and coached them to their best seasons in school history.

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West Forsyth's Staiti commits to UNC Pembroke

West Forsyth's Staiti commits to UNC Pembroke

There were eight games left in Jimmy Staiti’s high school basketball career, and the West Forsyth senior forward still had no scholarship offers to play in college.

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Pollack's MVP moment lifts West Forsyth girls lacrosse past South Forsyth

Pollack's MVP moment lifts West Forsyth girls lacrosse past South Forsyth

Some take the goal keeper for granted, West Forsyth junior Madie Pollack says, and maybe she had too for a while. She’s a defender, after all, and it can be painful work. Instead of swatting opponents’ shots, she fractures their ribs; or at least she did once (on accident, of course) to some poor Mill Creek player.

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Former West Forsyth football coach Frank Hepler returning to Georgia

Former West Forsyth football coach Frank Hepler returning to Georgia

Former West Forsyth football coach Frank Hepler is expected to be named the head coach at Discovery, the newest high school in Gwinnett County that’s slated to open in Lawrenceville later this year, according to multiple sources.

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Late FTs lift Woodstock over West Forsyth girls

Late FTs lift Woodstock over West Forsyth girls

WOODSTOCK – Ashton Sutton made a pair of free throws with 2 seconds left as Woodstock made just enough shots to hang on for a 60-57 victory over West Forsyth in the first round of the Class AAAAAA state playoffs on Wednesday.

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