February 11, 2010
Photo by Scott Chancey
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Deerfield and Sherwood postpone their GISA region tournament finals from Friday until today after winter weather prompts the change.
Monroe boys fall from No. 1 to No. 5 in latest state poll; Westover boys, girls move up (UPDATES: Includes boys, girls polls)
Following its 14-point loss to Westover a week ago, the Georgia Sportswriters Association drops Monroe a staggering four spots in its latest state basketball poll.
Friday's Region 1-AAA battle between Peach County and Westover will decide where this year's region tournament is held after the Lady Pats dispense of Cairo on Tuesday.
The Bainbridge girls remain at No. 1, while the Westover boys move to No. 1 following their win against previously unbeaten Monroe as Terrell County's boys drop from No. 2 to No. 4 and No. 4 Bainbridge moves up to No. 3.
FRIDAY NIGHT PREP HOOPS ROUNDUP: Herald No. 1 Lady Bearcats avoid upset; Mitchell's Burley scores 29 in return
In a rematch Friday night, TCC nearly upsets Herald No. 1 Bainbridge girls, but Alexis Burke and April Thomas held off the Lady Yellow Jackets to stay perfect in Region 1-AAAA.
Dominque Polite scores 16 to pace the Titans past the Jets on Wednesday night.
TUESDAY NIGHT PREP HOOPS ROUNDUP: Herald No. 1 Monroe boys move to 20-0 after win vs. Perry; No. 1 Bainbridge girls roll, paced by Burke's 38-point performance
The Herald -- and state --- No. 1 Monroe boys move to 20-0 on Tuesday night with a 59-51 win against Perry.
The latest Herald Top 5 High School Basketball Poll is released this week as Terrell County boys jump from No. 4 to No. 2 after beating previously No. 2 Westover, while the red-hot Albany girls break into the poll at No. 4 after winning seven of their last eight games.
Devon Baulkmon, DeVario Thomas and Justin Harris all have big games Saturday night in a 66-59 win against neighboring rival Cairo.
FRIDAY NIGHT PREP HOOPS ROUNDUP (Web Exclusive): Herald No. 2 Randolph-Clay girls move to 9-0 in Region 1-A, all but lock up title
The Lady Red Devils, paced by Destiny Mitchell, beat rival Seminole County for the second time this season Friday night in Cuthbert.
Jessica Clinton takes over in the absence of two Lady Trojans stars as Herald No. 4 Lee County edges Americus-Sumter.
The Eagles have won 12 of their last 14 games after starting the year 1-2 and now sit on the verge of their first Region 3-AA championship in six years.
FRIDAY NIGHT PREP HOOPS ROUNDUP: Herald No. 2 Westover boys stunned; Pelham girls get rare win vs. rival Seminole
After beating Crisp County by 30 points earlier this year, the Cougars bite back Friday, stunning Herald No. 2 Westover's boys, 68-58.
Markenon Vangure leads all scorers with 18 points as the Radium Middle School boys basketball team finishes off a perfect season by winning the area junior high title.
Herald No. 1 Monroe jumps six spots from No. 9 to No. 3 in the latest Georgia Sportswriters Association poll released Thursday.
Herald Top 5 High School Basketball Poll: Week 6 (UPDATED: fixes opponents for Lee County, Monroe girls)
The Monroe girls break into the top 5 while the Bainbridge boys move one spot to No. 3.