Lady Knights advance to region championship
The Deerfield boys will be unable to defend their GISA Region 3-AAA title after losing to Tiftarea in Friday night’s semifinal game, while the No. 1 seed Lady Knights will play for a title.
Lady Pats hot from line in win over Burke Co.
Lady Patriots sink 23 of 28 from free throw line to advance to the second round where they’ll travel to meet Woodland-Henry.
Headmaster Glen Schultz said boys basketball coach Bryan Gelfand suspended for conduct not in line with “what we expect out of our staff.”
A total of 16 Southwest Georgia girls and boys basketball teams open first-round play tonight and Saturday.
Murray will take over Southland football program
Deerfield-Windsor baseball coach Rod Murray is stepping down after this season and will take over the Southland football program, a move that Murray calls “chasing a dream.”
Cougars spoil coaching debut of Trojans’ Brock in pitching duel
Behind a one-hit, 11-strikeout performance from the stocky Crisp County senior left-hander, the Cougars spoiled the coaching debut of Lee County’s Brandon Brock in a 2-0 shutout in Thursday’s opening game of the Lee County High School Baseball Tournament.
The Sherwood Eagles hold off Southwest Georgia Academy and star forward McKinley Chambless to advance to today’s GISA Region 3-AA championship game. (ADDS: Westwood-Valwood girls, TAE-Sherwood girls, Valwood-TAE boys)
Westover running back Shannon Saunders signed a four-year scholarship with Missouri Southern State University, where he will continue a football career that is bursting with potential.
Today’s game at Lee County High School between the Trojans and powerhouse Crisp County is the first of five games through Saturday in the Lee County High School Baseball Invitational.
Bainbridge boys fall in 1-AAAAA title game
After using a 17-0 third quarter run to take the lead, the Bearcats lose Monday’s Region 1-AAAAA championship game to Northside-Columbus. (ADDS: Lee County boys, girls; Bainbridge girls)
On Saturday, the Lady Trojans won a back-and-forth thriller against host and rival Bainbridge, 46-41, to earn a spot in Monday’s Region 1-AAAAA championship game and clinch a home game in the opening round of next week’s state playoffs. (ADDS: Lee County, Bainbridge boys recaps)
R-C girls top Mitchell in OT for Region 1-A title
Randolph-Clay’s Brandi Buie six of her game-high 38 points to give the top-seeded Lady Red Devils a hard-fought 77-74 overtime victory over rival Mitchell County, clinching the Region 1-A championship Saturday night at Seminole County High School.
After surging ahead of Stewart County early in the third quarter Saturday night in the Region 1-A championship game at Seminole County High School, the Red Devils stayed focused and took a convincing 57-50 victory to earn the region title in front of a capacity crowd.
The Patriots soundly defeated Worth County to claim the Region 1-AAAA title for the second year in a row.
The top-seed Hornets destroyed Early County to win their second straight Region 1-AA title.
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- Lady Rams advance to conference quarterfinals
- Darton State College divers set to defend national titles