Armuchee boys win at hom
The Pepperell Dragons fell just shy of knocking off Region 5-AAA foe Callaway on the road Tuesday, losing 9-8.
Region 5-AAA rivals Pepperell and Cedartown squared off on the courts in Lindale on Thursday afternoon, and the Lady Dragons came away with a subregion victory.
On the heels of two victories Tuesday night, the Coosa volleyball team pumped out three more victories Wednesday, increasing its overall record to 9-1 on the young season.
Pepperell’s bats came alive Wednesday as the Dragons plated seven runs to top Model 7-1, in a non-region game at Model.
After playing five games in two days, and three contests Saturday, before Rome and Pepperell took the field, both teams were exhausted.
Three Floyd County football players have been named to Georgia High School Football Daily’s preseason All-State Teams.
Trailing by two runs in the bottom of the fifth and final inning, the Coosa Eagles’ offense exploded for three runs to steal a 3-2 win over the Pepperell Lady Dragons in the Model Lady Devils Fall Classic on Friday at Alto Park.
On Saturday morning at the Huffman Center at Darlington, eight local high school volleyball teams will enter the building and when the smoke clears one will leave as the 2014 Battle of the Counties champion.
Local softball teams will see plenty of action this weekend in the Lady Devil Classic at Alto Park hosted by Model High School.