After falling in the state championship game last season, Randolph-Clay coach Jennifer Acree said winning this year’s title is sweet
Randolph-Clay coach Jennifer Acree celebrates her first state title by claiming she will drink sweet tea from the championship trophy.
Wilkinson County holds on for 72-64 victory
Turner County nearly erases an 11-point fourth-quarter deficit in Thursday’s Class A boys state championship game but falls to Wilkinson County, 72-64.
Mitchell County is 0-3 against Randolph-Clay this season
The Lady Eagles seek to become the first girls basketball team at Mitchell County to win a state championship.
The Lady Red Devils are looking to go 4-0 against Mitchell County this season
After losing to Gordon Lee in last year’s state championship game, the Randolph-Clay girls have a second chance today against familiar rival Mitchell County.
The Wildcats were outscored 43-27 in the second half
The Crisp Academy boys were enjoying their best season in years, but the postseason run ended Wednesday with a loss to Oak Mountain in the GISA Class A state semifinals.
Gelfand was Sherwood’s fifth coach in five years
Sherwood boys basketball Bryan Gelfand was suspended two weeks ago for using inappropriate language as he walked off the court following a game, and on Wednesday the school parted ways with him for good.
Coaches expect free throws, turnovers and rebounds to be big in championship game
The Randolph-Clay and Mitchell County girls basketball teams will meet for the fourth time this year in Thursday’s state title game, and head coaches Jennifer Acree and Rosemary Sanders are focusing on the details as they prepare for the matchup.
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.
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