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Monday August 3rd, 2015 9:21PM

North Georgia softball no stranger to success

By Morgan Lee Sports Editor
DAHLONEGA -- North Georgia College and State University softball is experiencing the kind of season record books are made of.

The No. 1-ranked Lady Saints are 48-0 and two wins removed from their second straight NCAA Division II College World Series -- not too shabby for a program that was created just 13 years ago.

But this is no flash in the pan. And despite its recent ascension to the top of Division II, North Georgia has a proud history.

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