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Mitchell County players, from left, Ja’Shara Burns, Keondra Mango and Myia Barnes celebrate as they walk off the court Wednesday after beating Claxton in the Class A state tourney’s Sweet 16 round. (

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GHSA CLASS A STATE TOURNAMENT ROUNDUP: Mitchell County's boys, girls advance to Elite 8

The Mitchell County girls stayed hot with a 69-59 win Wednesday against Claxton to advance to the Elite 8 with a five-game winning streak — and all kinds of momentum --- while Mitchell County's boys overcome a slippery floor and a tough Claxton team to advance to the Elite 8 for the firs time since 2003.


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