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Within the next week, all the summer workouts, offseason conditioning and passing camps will come to an end, and it will be time for the three local prep football teams to get down to real business.
Seven local girls tennis teams advanced to the Georgia High School Association State Playoffs this season giving a definite local flair to the postseason.
Two area sophomores led the way for girl’s track teams as 16 local athletes scored points at the Georgia High School Association State Meets in Albany this season.
Twelve area individuals and three area relay teams placed among the state’s best in track and field this season providing multiple highlights at Jefferson in the Georgia High School Association State Track Meet.
In the words of legendary news anchor Ron Burgundy, the 11th Annual Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Football Classic escalated quickly and really got out of hand fast.
The annual Stump on Sports Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Classic gives high school seniors in northwest Georgia and southeast Tennessee one more chance to suit up as a prep athlete.
The Gordon Central Track program recently had their end of year banquet as several athletes were honored. In the picture to the right is some of the 63 academic award winners from this past season. The team had 63 of 69 that finished the season with an A average or B-average.
With four local golf teams competing in their respective State Tournaments this past Monday, the 2013-14 high school sports year came to a close.
The 11th Annual Tennessee-Georgia All-Star Football Classic, presented by Physicians Care, should be another competitive game highlighting the graduating seniors on the gridiron.
Four local teams and one individual from the local schools tested themselves against the best golf teams and individual golfers in the state on Monday, and there were several standout performances.
This spring was about one thing for the Gordon Central Warriors — turning the page.