Columbia’s Keuntay Puckett hits a the game-winner as the buzzer sounded
Westover’s dream season came crashing down in an instant Saturday when Columbia’s Keuntay Puckett hit a game-winning buzzer beater in the Class AAAA state semifinals.
Lady Eagles take control in second half, advance to meet Randolph-Clay in Class A public school state championship game on Thursday.
After Randolph-Clay’s fans called them out, the Lady Eagles earned the right to meet them in the state championiship game.
Cougars end season at 25-3, falling behind in the third quarter and never catching back up.
Westwood, Crisp will play in next weekend’s Final 4 at Mercer
Defending state champions Westwood and Crisp Academy are now two wins away from adding another state title to their growing collections. (ADDS: Deerfield girls, Southland girls, TAE girls eliminated)
Four Southwest Georgia teams to play in state semifinals
The Westover and Calhoun County boys and Randolph-Clay and Mitchell County girls are trying to end a nine-year state title drought in Southwest Georgia.
The Randolph-Clay boys and Bainbridge boys are eliminated in the Elite 8
The Calhoun County boys and Mitchell County girls both end long Final 4 droughts with victories on Thursday. (ADDS: Randolph-Clay boys, Bainbridge boys lose)
Eagles advance to GISA Class AA Elite 8
Terrell Academy’s Jared Sauls banked in a 3-pointer at the buzzer to send the Eagles to a thrilling 65-64 victory and into the Elite 8.
The loss snaps a 20-game winning streak for the Hornets
After Laney High School’s girls stunned Pelham’s Lady Hornets earlier on Thursday, Laney’s boys shocked the Pelham boys in overtime, 78-74, in the Class AA state quarterfinals at Pelham High School.
The Patriots are the final Albany city school remaining
Thursday night the Patriots signed, sealed and delivered one of the school’s biggest wins, triumphing over the Glenn Hills Spartans at home, 68-51, to claim a spot in the Class AAAA Final Four.
Briunna Freeman led Pelham with 15 points
The Pelham girls fall in the final minute of their state quarterfinal game against Laney.
Dee Barber led the Knights with 15 points
The Knights survive in ovetime to advance to the GISA Class AAA Elite 8
Wednesday’s 62-48 win against Towns County lifts the Lady Red Devils to their second straight trip to the Class A Final Four.
The Southland girls basketball team defeated Westminter, 35-30, in the opening round of the state playoffs to advance to the Elite 8 for the first time in seven years. (ADDS: Terrell Academy, Crisp Academy, Sherwood girls)
Deerfield advances to the GISA Class AAA Elite 8 with a 38-24 win against John Milledge.
Lady Tornadoes’ season ends in quarterfinals
The Lady Tornadoes’ loss snaps a 17-game winning streak and ends their season at 25-5.
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