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Lee County's Chris Barnes commits to Georgia

Offensive lineman committed at Georgia's G-Day

Chris Barnes is a member of the ESPN 300 and one of the top offensive line prospects in the state.

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BOYS BASKETBALL COACH OF YEAR: Calhoun County’s Marcus Shaw driven to succeed

Marcus Shaw guided Calhoun to Class A public school state title

After falling short in the state semifinals last year, Calhoun County boys basketball coach Marcus Shaw kept his team focused to win the state championship this year.

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GIRLS BASKETBALL COACH OF THE YEAR: Americus-Sumter girls coach Sherri Harris tough but fair

In her first season, she led Lady Panthers to 29-2 record

Sherri Harris succeeded Evelyn Wright, who retired after last season.

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BOYS PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Consistency helped Seminole County’s Jordan Harris lead way

Junior helped team to Class AA state title

Jordan Harris played big the entire season, averaging 28 points and 11.2 rebounds per game, as well as compiling 72 assists for the season.

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GIRLS PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Pelham’s Briunna Freeman strived to be best

The Herald Super 6er averaged 22 points, eight rebounds, four steals and two blocks per game to lead Pelham to a 29-2 record.

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All-Area Girls Basketball Team

The Albany Herald releases its All-Area girls basketball team

The Albany Herald releases its first, second, third and honorable mention teams

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ALL-AREA BASKETBALL: Herald announces basketball players, coaches of the year

Pelham’s Briunna Freeman and Seminole County’s Jordan Harris named Players of Year, while Americus-Sumter’s Sherri Harris and Calhoun County’s Marcus Shaw named Coaches of the

Jordan Harris and Marcus Shaw helped lead their respective teams to state titles, while Briunna Freeman and Sherri Harris helped their teams make deep postseason runs.

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All-Area Boys Basketball Team

The Albany Herald releases its All-Area boys basketball team

The Albany Herald releases its first, second, third and honorable mention teams

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Westover Relays postponed

Heavy rains postponed the Westover Relays Friday afternoon at Hugh Mills Stadium.

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Terrell Academy's Will Harvey excelling despite aspergers syndrome

Freshman has played a variety of sports

While Will Harvey’s fun-loving personality have made him a lot of friends, he has had to overcome a disability that, for many kids, makes it difficult to interact socially.

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Sherwood Christian's Jordyn Paramore signs with Truett-McConnell

Standout holds school record for goals

Jordyn Paramore chose Truett-McConnell over Point University.

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Locals aim to make mark at Westover Relays

Meet starts at 4 p.m. at Hugh Mills Stadium

Westover Relays is one few meets that is held on Friday night.

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Albany High's Jordan Young signs with South Georgia

Senior helped Indians to Region 1-AAAA title

Jordan Young said he was thankful for his time at Albany High, in particular, playing for coach Archie Chatmon.

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Pelham hires Dondrial Pinkins as its new football coach

Former Mitchell-Baker standout was assistant at Thomasville

Dondrial Pinkins was an assistant coach at Thomasville High School.

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Lee County holds on to top Valdosta

Trojans build nine-run advantage, win 9-7

Lee County’s victory kept them in second-place in the Region 1-AAAAAA standings Monday night.