Carver a key to SGA’s recent softball success
Southwest Georgia Academy center fielder Kendyl Carver signs a scholarship with Georgia Southwestern on Wednesday.
The Herald No. 5 Tornadoes will be seeking to advance to the second round for a third straight year
Monroe coach Charles Truitt is concerned about Wayne County’s size and athleticism on defense.
Knights play host to Cavaliers, whom they beat on Sept. 6 by a point
Deerfield-Windsor will play host to Mount de Sales Academy on Friday night as the Region 1-AAA runner-up and No. 2 seed in the first round of the GISA Class AAA state playoffs.
Trojans finish No. 1 in season’s final poll
The Trojans become the first team since the poll began in 2007 to hold the No. 1 spot the entire football season.
Early County falls to Cook by a touchdown
The Bobcats’ season ended with a 7-0 loss to Cook on Monday night in a Georgia High School Association “mini-playoff” game at Milt Miller Field at Worth County High School.
The poll for the Week 11 Albany Herald Player of the Week award -- which is the final Player of the Week award of the season -- ends at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14. The winner will be announced Nov. 15.
The three teams meet for final two playoff spots from Region 1-AA
The final two playoffs spots from Region 1-AA will be decided Monday when Early County, Cook and Fitzgerald face off in a mini-game.
Westover goes 3-0 against Dougherty County schools
The Herald No. 3 Westover Patriots are heading into the Class AAAA playoffs as a No. 1 seed after going undefeated in region play.
The Patriots take home Southwest Georgia’s top finish
The Patriots earned a seventh-place finish in the Class AAAA boys competition, while the Lady Patriots finished 14th. (ADDS: Results for teams around Southwest Georgia)
Thanks to Friday night's Harris County upset of TCC and Lee County's win against Bainbridge, the Herald No. 1 Trojans are Region 1-AAAAA champions.
The Indians finish unbeaten in regular season for first time since 1973
The Herald No. 2 Indians hold off No. 4 Mitchell to finish the regular season 10-0 and win their third straight Region 1-A crown. (UPDATED: 12:15 a.m.)
Monroe squeaked out a 34-33 victory over Worth County Friday night, using 429 all-purpose yards from quarterback Charles Stafford to finish its regular season. (ADDS: Early County-Cook; Crisp-Americus; Randolph-Clay-Terrell; Westwood-Dominion)
The Knights will host Mount de Sales next week in the opening round of the GISA state playoffs.
With the win, the Knights end the regular season with a 7-4 overall record, and thanks to owning the tiebreaker over Southland, earn the No. 2 seed from GISA Region 1-AAA and secure a home playoff game in next week’s opening round.
Americus-Sumter running back Wesley Fields surges past Bainbridge QB Preston Norris in the final hours of voting to win the Week 10 Albany Herald Player of the Week poll. (ADDS: Preview capsules for this weekend’s games)
Lee, Bainbridge could earn home playoff games
The Herald No. 1 Trojans have a chance to be at home in the playoffs next week if they can take care of Bainbridge tonight in the regular-season finale.
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