April 21, 2014
Sports

Back to back wins: Plemmons drains three in final seconds to beat Elbert
The Rabun County Wildcats boys basketball team escaped Elbert County with a 67-65 win Tuesday night, after senior Tanner Plemmons buried a three-pointer with 7 seconds left in the game to lift Rabu...
Jan 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady ’Cats split pair
After suffering a hiccup to Banks County this past week, the Rabun County Lady Wildcats got back on the winning path with a 61-44 victory Friday at home against Union County before slipping Tuesday...
Jan 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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’Cats fall by 10 to Banks
The Rabun County Wildcats opened their Region 8AA schedule with a 1-2 record in recent action, defeating Dawson County but falling to Banks and Hart counties.
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rabun drops first game of season
The Rabun County Lady Wildcats basketball team whiffed for the first time this season, falling 58-54 on Tuesday at Banks County.
Jan 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady ’Cats go 3-0 in Walhalla, S.C. tourney
The Rabun County Lady Wildcats tore through the Apple Classic Holiday Hoops Tournament in Walhalla, S.C., this past week, dispatching three opponents to remain undefeated on the season.
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Young riders: High schoolers tame raging bulls
While many students their age are playing video games, watching TV or shooting hoops, a pair of Rabun County teenagers are getting their kicks from bucking bulls.
Jan 05, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Cats add 3 more wins
The Rabun County Wildcats moved to 9-1 on the season this week, picking up three nonregion wins against Highlands, N.C., Murphy, N.C., and Walhalla, S.C.
Dec 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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RCMS tops North Hab
All four Rabun County Middle School Wildcats basketball teams were on fire Friday against North Habersham, winning their games by a margin of 219-92 in girls and boys action.
Dec 22, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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World class bench presser trains locally
Ten years ago, Joey Murphy, of Mount Airy, was a slim, 6-footer at about 165 pounds.
Dec 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady ‘Cats win big
The Rabun County Lady Wildcats toppled the Highlands (N.C.) Highlanders in commanding fashion Saturday at home with a 63-11 win.
Dec 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestling falls in pair of matches
After falling 53-18 to a feisty Cherokee, N.C., team in their opening dual Friday at home, the Rabun County Wildcats put up more of a fight in their second contest, losing four matches by just a po...
Dec 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady 'Cats burn dragons
Following a 65-26 shellacking of Jefferson on Friday at home, the Rabun County Lady Wildcats are still humming along in an undefeated 2011-12 season.
Dec 08, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Cats start slow, end strong
The Rabun County Wildcats boys and girls teams must have had the same karma flowing Tuesday night, as both fell behind early in their respective matches against Stephens County, but both narrowed t...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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’Cats wrestling falls in 2 matches
The Rabun County Wildcats wrestling team suffered a pair of defeats Tuesday at Cherokee, N.C., falling 54-18 to the host and 45-24 against Franklin, N.C.
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady ‘Cats clip Indians
Although they seemed to struggle early, the Rabun County Lady Wildcats turned up the defensive pressure in the second quarter and through the remainder of the game to dispatch the Stephens County L...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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RCHS drops final game against Jackson
The Rabun County Wildcats football team fell 42-7 on Friday at home against Jackson County to close out the 2011 campaign with a 3-7 overall record and 1-7 in Region 8AA.
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Cats wrestling set for season opener
The Rabun County Wildcats wrestling team will hit the mat for the first time since the 1990s when it competes next week against another first-year program, the Union County Panthers.
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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RGNS hoops back in action
ollowing Final Four appearances in the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association in 2010-11, the Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School girls and boys basketball varsity teams are set to tip off ...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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8-year-olds win Super Bowl title
Rabun County sent three recreation football teams to the North Georgia Youth Football Association Super Bowl this year, but only one, the 8-year-old Wildcats, returned with the title.
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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RCHS football falls to Dawson
Despite trailing by only 10 points heading into the fourth quarter, the Rabun County Wildcats football team was defeated 38-7 amid chilly and rainy conditions Friday at home against Dawson County.
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boys team looks to best state playoff run
Following a historic 2010-11 season in which the Rabun County Wildcats boys basketball team earned a state playoff berth at home and was runner-up in the Region 8AA tournament, this year's ’Cats se...
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Cats football falls 10-7 in defensive battle
A pair of costly turnovers in the first half proved to be the deciding factor in a defensive struggle between the Rabun County Wildcats and the Union County Panthers on Friday at Frank Snyder Memor...
Oct 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rec football team records 40th straight win
Since they began playing together as 7-year-olds in 2008, the current 10-year-old Rabun County Wildcats recreation football team has had an acute aversion to losing.
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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RCHS falls at Banks by 40-28 decision
The Rabun County Wildcats football team was unable able to capitalize on some momentum from its first region win Oct. 7 at home against Fannin County.
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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RCMS crowned champs; rolls over Union 38-20
With a potent combination of long drives, big offensive plays and key interceptions on defense, the Rabun County Middle School Wildcats football team bulldozed over Union County on Saturday at Fran...
Oct 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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RCMS eye title
Shut out White en route to championship game
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wright, Plemmons commit to college ball
After committing to play basketball at the college level, seniors Rabun Wright and Tanner Plemmons are in a fortuitous spot: they can now focus on the upcoming 2011-12 season with the Wildcats rath...
Oct 12, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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TFS' Gallagher wins meet at Rabun Gap
The Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School Eagles and the Tallulah Falls School Indians met on Friday for a 2.2-mile race around the campus in Rabun Gap. Highlands, N.C., also competed in the event.
Oct 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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RCHS cross country finishes first at West-Oak
The Rabun County Wildcats girls and boys cross country teams traveled out of state earlier this week but returned winners during a meet Monday at West-Oak High School in Westminster, S.C.
Oct 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rabun cedes 21-point loss at raucous East Hall
Not only did the Rabun County Wildcats football team have to handle the talent on the field, but a hostile crowd, loud student section and boisterous marching band set an ideal stage for the home t...
Oct 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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RCMS ’Cats trounce Banks, eye postseason
The Rabun County Middle School Wildcats are set to roar into the postseason today after stepping over the Banks County Leopards on Sept. 29 en route to the first round of the playoffs at home again...
Oct 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Volleyball drops matches to East Jackson, Jefferson
The Rabun County Lady Wildcats volleyball team suffered recent losses in region competition, falling 2-0 Tuesday at East Jackson and ceding a doubleheader to Jefferson on Sept. 22 at home.
Sep 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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’Cats look to rebound against East Hall
With a couple weeks of rest coming off the bye, the Rabun County Wildcats will hope to take advantage of a slumping East Hall Viking team that has dropped its last two regular season games in a shu...
Sep 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady ’Cats softball falls 10-2 to Banks
The Rabun County Lady Wildcats softball team continued to struggle to find the win column this week with a 10-2 loss Tuesday at Banks County.
Sep 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Cats fall to Oglethorpe
The Rabun County Wildcats' two-game winning streak hit a brick wall Friday when the ’Cats suffered a 28-0 loss at Oglethorpe County.
Sep 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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