Armuchee boys win at hom
Behind dominant pitching by Zach Williams and Quinton Kay, the Pepperell Dragons baseball team held off Cass on the road Friday night, 7-2.
On the road against Chattooga on Wednesday, the Pepperell boys and girls earned victories in each of their matches.
In a dual meet with Coosa, the Pepperell High girls’ and boys’ tennis teams both won, 4-1, at Georgia Highlands.
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.
For the Pepperell Lady Dragons, Friday night ended exactly how it started.
Calhoun boys 10, Pepperell 0
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.
Rockmart 7, Pepperell 5