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The Model Blue Devils baseball team beat Sonoraville, 3-2, at home Wednesday.
Tuesday, Feb. 25 Games
Less than a week ago, he could barely muster the energy to step off the court at Calhoun.
The Armuchee Indians wrestling team finished 16th with 17 points in the GHSA Class 2A State Championships at Toombs County High on Saturday. Pepperell (17th) had 14 points, Calhoun (20th) scored 12 points and Model (25th) finished with six points. Jefferson won the state championship with 193 points.
With all three Region 7-AA girls teams dropping their opening contests Friday night, it’s time to shift to the boys’ bracket, where Model hosts Jordan and Coosa will travel to play Kendrick this evening.
Through the first half Friday night on the road, the Model Lady Blue Devils stayed within striking distance of the Kendrick Lady Cherokees, going into the locker room down, 31-20.
For 51 local wrestlers, the wait for the state tournament to start is almost over. The winter weather, which played havoc with the high school schedule last week, forced the Georgia High School Association to move the state wrestling tournament from Gwinnett to six different locations across the state.
The GHSA Basketball State Championships officially kick off today when the AA girls’ get underway.
Glancing over the Class AA boys playoff brackets today, after the dust settled from Tuesday night’s Region 7-AA Tournament games, it seems like a lot of our teams face a tough road to reach the semifinals.
Model got on the board early and often Thursday night, beating the Gordon Central, 10-0, at home.
The dust has yet to fully settle after Tuesday night’s culmination of the Region 7-AA Basketball Tournament. But there is no rest for the weary as local girls teams have to get ready and geared up to open the state basketball playoffs Friday.