Armuchee boys win at hom
The Armuchee girls got back in the win column in Region 7-AA play with a 49-45 home victory over Chattooga on Tuesday.
The 2016 softball season may be in the books, but recognition is still being given to some of the area’s top players as 2017 gets started.
The wrestling state duals came to an end Saturday in Macon, but not without a few Floyd County teams placing in the top four of their classification.
A hotly contested battle among two Region 7-AA teams came down to a third-quarter swing on Friday night in Lindale as the Armuchee boys pulled out a 64-56 win over Pepperell.
Tamiya Griffin scored 20 points to carry the Pepperell girls to a 60-53 win against Region 7-AA foe Armuchee on Friday in Lindale.
They’re not out, but three area teams were faced with some tough opening round match-ups at the GHSA Team Dual State Championships in Macon on Friday.
It was only a few days ago when Pepperell, Armuchee and Trion battled through their respective area duals and qualified for state.
SUMMERVILLE — Even 30 minutes after his team had won the Area 3-AA Duals title, Pepperell wrestling coach Joe Knight still looked a bit shocked.
Armuchee’s girls traveled to Rockmart on Tuesday and came back with a solid 43-31 win over their Region 7-AA foe.
The inclement weather has been a problem for just about everyone in the Floyd County area, but it’s come at a particularly unfortunate time in the wrestling season.