Armuchee boys win at hom
Football fans jonesing for the start of the high school football season will be able to get a sneak peak of several teams in the Tri-State area on Tuesday, July 8 as teams from 16 area high schools will converge on LaFayette High School for a day of 7-on-7 passing league action.
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.
For the Rome Wolves and Model Blue Devils, with their respective ace pitchers on the mound, each team knew it had a fighter’s chance at walking away with the win.
AUGUSTA — Local teams turned in stellar rounds Monday in the state golf championships with Trion’s boys taking second and Calhoun’s girls placing third.
Region 7-AA will be well represented at the state golf tournament Monday in Augusta when Calhoun’s boys and girls along with Coosa’s boys and Armuchee’s girls and two more local individuals take to the course.
Fall-like conditions welcomed Floyd County fans Friday night as all four county schools played spring scrimmage games to conclude spring practice.
Excitement, youth and a need for more time highlight comments from local coaches this week as Coosa, Armuchee, Model and Pepperell gear up for the end of spring football practice with scrimmage games tonight.
A couple of mistakes in game one and strong hitting from Greater Atlanta Christian in Game 2 proved too much for the Pepperell Dragons to overcome Wednesday as the Spartans eliminated the Dragons from the Class AA State Baseball Playoffs in a second round game played at Pepperell.
Last week several local baseball squads knocked off some top-ranked teams to earn a spot in today’s second round of the Georgia High School Association playoffs. But for most of the local teams to continue, they’ll have to once again handle some top-ranked foes.