The Panthers allow their most points since the consolidation and head home early from the playoffs after a 54-20 home loss to Mary Persons.
Only one player — sophomore guard Khiry White — is back from last year’s team, which finished 21-10 despite going 8-7 in games decided on the final possession.
The South Georgia Tech women's basketball program dropped only four games a year ago, and despite losing several key players this past offseason, the Lady Jets, who open their season Saturday, hope they're in for an encore performance.
The Lady Raiders finish fourth at this past weekend's state cross country meet.
In an ugly game Friday. Americus-Sumter holds off a late Westover rally to beat the Patriots in a crucial Region 1-AAA game for both that officially sends the Panthers to the postseason.
Bryce Benton leads the Panthers past the Trojans on Friday night, 41-6.
The Panthers score on their first play Friday night, then fail to do much else as they suffer their first loss of the season in their home opener.
Southland puts on an offensive show Friday night during a home rout of their rivals from Thomasville.
One season after a terrific year for Americus-Sumter's football team, second-year head coach Michael Pollock and his players plan to take it up a notch.
The Raiders may be young -- freshmen and sophomores make up more than half of the 50 players on their roster -- but third-year head coach Tim Goodin isn't worried, calling it a "good" kind of young.