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Darlington’s girls and Rome’s boys each grabbed team titles Saturday morning at the All-Area Cross Country Meet at Berry College.
There were plenty of smiles on the field and in the stands last Friday at Ratner Stadium as the Gordon Central Warriors won their first game since November of 2012 by defeating Coahulla Creek, 42-0.
The infamous streak is over. The Gordon Central Warriors demolished the Coahulla Creek Colts, 42-0, to get their first school win since the 2012 season. Head Coach David Humpreys was elated and proud of his team. He had this to say after the big win.
The last of our local teams enter region play this week in Region 5-AAA, while teams in Region 7-AA, 6-A, 6-AAA and 7-AAAAA all have key contests as teams being to move closer to the end of the season.
Gordon Central was extremely close two weeks ago to breaking their long losing streak, but a final minute touchdown from LFO forced them to continue waiting.
Sonoraville got a slow start on Friday night in their rivalry matchup against Gordon Central, but they cranked up the pace over the final 13 minutes of the first half to roll up 24 points and take control of a 27-3 win at home.
Hang on to your hats and possibly your ponchos and umbrellas as a couple of huge games highlight action tonight and the weather forecast could call for rainy conditions.
There’s rarely any extra motivation needed for teams when they’re getting ready to play their in-county rivals, but with Sonoraville and Gordon Central coming off the losses they had last Friday, there certainly is some this week.
The Calhoun Lady Jackets honored their three seniors on Monday night, and those seniors each played a role in a 5-1 win over rival Gordon Central.
Oh, so close. The Gordon Central Warriors almost earned their first win of the season and their first victory since November 9, 2012. Unfortunately, the Warriors conceded defeat to the LFO Warriors, 35-34.
Most teams from Region 7-AA finally enter region play tonight, while Pepperell and Coosa will square off in a non-region matchup.