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Seniors lift Irish in OT

Entering overtime of Aquinas' second-round playoff match against Calvary Day, Fighting Irish coach Tommy Garcia told his team if it was going to win, its seniors needed to get it done.Three minutes into overtime, they delivered.Aquinas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2010-05-06/seniors-lift-irish-ot
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Aquinas' girls put priority on playoffs

...have their sights set on another playoff berth. Aquinas reached the semifinals for the first time last year. Coach Tommy Garcia said he knows the Irish haven't been challenged yet, and he is working to keep the players focused until playoff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/27/pre_377008.shtml
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Aquinas sees bright spot in loss

...heartbreaking 4-3 shootout loss. Especially to the Lady Irish's fiercest rival, Athens Academy. But there was coach Tommy Garcia's squad Tuesday night, talking and giggling with each other. Not a wet eye in the bunch. A victory would have been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/03/oth_336450.shtml
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Sullivan is near-perfect example

...date, even buttering up her teammates to put in a good word. "Everyone seems to be drawn to her," Aquinas coach Tommy Garcia said. "She has charisma. Lots of young people have that. Except most go out of their way to display it. Popular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/23/oth_413212.shtml
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Girls Soccer Player of the Year

...exceeded expectations this year. Sullivan is an unselfish player and the heart and soul for Aquinas, according to coach Tommy Garcia. "Coach Garcia pushed all of us to the limits in practice and preseason to get us to be the best we can," said Sullivan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/15/oth_378577.shtml
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Aquinas, Lewis will take it

...for it with my foot. But my knee hit if first and it went in." She wasn't proud of it. Neither was Aquinas coach Tommy Garcia. Shots on goal with a knee are not the preferred tactic in soccer. "Awful because that's not how we teach it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/03/oth_127052.shtml
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Barrett's spree lifts Lady Irish

...change the flow of the first-round playoff contest at Aquinas. "It's a double-edged sword," Aquinas coach Tommy Garcia said. "Caroline's scores energized us and took the life out of them. It really gave us back all the control of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/30/oth_414030.shtml
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Prep athletes of the week

...the Lady Irish to a 12-0 win against Morgan County. What they're saying: "She is a forward, but she's been asked to play some backfield when we're facing strong forwards. That's a tribute to her athleticism." - coach Tommy Garcia

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/25/oth_370764.shtml
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Club's efforts pay off

...and Tennessee. "We started girls select soccer in 1985 and since then the numbers have gone up sevenfold," said Tommy Garcia, who coached the Arsenal's first girls select team and presently is coach of the Arsenal Gunners under-18 girls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/04/oth_304979.shtml
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Pace runs past Aquinas in girls soccer

...season at 15-4. "Let me say this, Pace Academy has been a thorn in everybody's side," said Lady Irish coach Tommy Garcia. "Right now, I'm rooting for them to win it (state title) again." Pace Academy's girls soccer team has established...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/02/oth_227273.shtml
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