Armuchee boys win at hom
The Sonoraville Lady Phoenix made it all the way to the championship match in Rockmart’s annual Tournament at the Rock, but came up just short against a tough Carrollton team.
The Pepperell Dragons fell just shy of knocking off Region 5-AAA foe Callaway on the road Tuesday, losing 9-8.
The Cedartown alumni football team pulled out an overtime win in the first matchup between the Bulldogs and Pepperell Dragons to raise money for both football programs.
Cedartown and Pepperell alumni football players will be squaring off for a matchup at Cedartown High School this evening.
Model’s offense showed flashes of brilliance Friday night, but coach Gordon Powers said there is still room for improvement, as the Blue Devils grabbed a 28-9 victory at Pepperell in a preseason game,
High school football players tired of hitting and tackling their teammates get a chance to hit some different opponents tonight as every Rome-area football team plays a preseason game. Three games feature local teams facing off with Model playing at Pepperell, Rome traveling to Calhoun and Coosa traveling to Gordon Central.
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.