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2016 Sportsmic All-County Baseball Team

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Congratulations to the following players for being named to the 2016 Sportsmic All-County Baseball Team: Player of the Year: Tanner Hall- Houston County Outfielders: Blake Dawson- Houston County DL Hall- Houston County Austin Hittinger- Houston County Josh Lee- Veterans Dalton Gilliam- Veterans Drew Martens- Perry Parker Stahlman-Perry Infielders: Jake Fromm- Houston County Tyler Daughtry- Veterans (Offensive Player of the Year)  Gabe Holt- Veterans Korbin …

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Houston County Baseball claims the state title once again

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

Houston County High School baseball played Loganville in game three at the Bears’ home field for what would be a winner-take-all ballgame. The game ended in fitting fashion for the Bears as they claimed their second title in the past two years and easily beat the boys from Loganville, 12-0 in five innings. The game started off as a pitchers’ …

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Houston County splits with Loganville in baseball state final

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

Houston County played Loganville tonight in the GHSA AAAAA State Championship. At the Bears’ home field, HOCO won game one, 7-3. But game two, Loganville got the victory, winning 4-1. Houston County went down in the second inning of game one 3-1, and it would remain close until the fifth, where the Bears scored three off of a Fromm double. …

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“Warner Robins, we’re coming back”; Bears take down Gainesville

Greg Elrod Baseball, Final Four, Houston County HS, Latest News, Scores

The Houston County Bears used a great pitching performance, solid defense, and timely hitting to take care of Gainesville today in game three of the final four series, winning by a final of 2-0. The win gives the Bears the right to host the AAAAA state championship series at the Bears’ Den later this week. Tanner Hall pitched a masterful game, …

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Houston County splits series with Gainesville

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

Houston County traveled to Gainesville to compete in the Final Four of the state playoffs. The Bears took game one 9-4, and the offense was clicking. In game two, the bats slowed down and Gainesville won 2-1. In game one, Houston County was dialed in to the Gainesville pitching. Blake Dawson went 3-5 with an RBI and three runs scored, …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Austin Langford

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

Sportsmic’s Athlete of the Week is Austin Langford. Son of Michael Langford and Misty and Dalton Harris, the junior at Houston County has played football for a year and varsity baseball for two years. His awards include “Ninth Grade Baseball Best Defense, Tenth Grade JV Baseball Best Offense. Finished Second for the 2015-2016 season of the Houston County Student Bass Angler Federation.” Langford …

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Listen live links for Veterans and Houston County

Greg Elrod Baseball, Events, Featured, Final Four, Latest News, Scores, The SportsMic Team

Search “sportsmic” on IOS App store to download free Iphone, Ipad app or search “sportsmic” on google play to download free Android phone, and Android tablet App. Press the button for your school after download to listen live: If you want to listen from your computer, laptop, or just prefer the old player follow the links below: HOCO 1st game …

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Five Northside athletes sign to play college ball

Greg Elrod Baseball, Featured, Northside HS, Signees, Soccer, Softball

Five Northside Eagles signed today  to extend their careers to the collegiate level. In front of family, friends and teammates, these Eagles signed letters of intent in the school’s media center. Justin Alonso signed to play soccer for Middle Georgia State University.  He was a four year starter and served as team captain for three years.  As a striker and …

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Point University signs two from Veterans

Greg Elrod Featured, Signees, Veterans HS, Volleyball

Two Veterans Lady Warhawks volleyball players signed letters of intent to play college volleyball with Point University in West Point, Georgia. In front of friends, family and teammates, Madison Purse and Cameron Roby signed  letters of intent to extend their volleyball careers. After finishing very successful volleyball careers for the Warhawks, the duo will now play together in college. Purse …

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Veterans makes short work of Woodward Academy

Greg Elrod Baseball, Latest News, Scores, Veterans HS

Contributed by:  Johnny Ellison “Let’s play two!” is a well-known saying from many of those who are baseball lovers. It means that one is not enough. For the Veterans Warhawks it meant, we are not coming back tomorrow to play the Woodward War Eagles in a third game in College Park, Georgia. We are going to finish this series in …

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Houston County Baseball sweeps Columbus in crazy series

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

The Houston County Bears proved tonight why they deserve to still be in the mix when it comes to the state championship. The Bears not only defeated Columbus, they swept them. The series was thrilling and full of surprises. Just what you would hope for in a top-rated Elite Eight ballgame. Houston County completed a three-run 7th inning comeback in …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Horizon Athlete of the Month: Tylon Chambers

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Horizon Athlete of the Month

Sportsmic’s Horizon Athlete of the Month is Tylon Chambers. Son of Tiffany and Herbert Chambers, Tylon is an eighth grade student at Feagin Mill Middle School. Chambers has played football since his was nine years old and is planning to play football for the Houston County Bears next year, as he will be enrolled as a freshman there. Some awards …

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Greener pastures; Bears move on to final four

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News, Scores, Soccer

Next year’s soccer season will have a different feel for Houston County.  Yes, there will be new players but there will also be a new playing field.  The construction of Freedom Field is now visible across the way from their current home, affectionately known as “The Pasture”.  There will be many memories left behind when the pasture goes dark,  most …

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Veterans takes down Marist to advance to Elite 8

Greg Elrod Baseball, Featured, Veterans HS

Contributed by : Johnny Ellison Photos by: Renee Daughtry The song for the third, and deciding game, for the Veterans and Marist AAAA round of sixteen could be “We Are All About the 1!” Thursday night the Veterans Warhawks baseball team traveled back to Decatur, Georgia to take on the Marist War Eagles in a winner-take-all, loser goes home game …

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DL Hall, Locey carry Houston past Cambridge

Greg Elrod Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News, Scores

Houston County used a stellar pitching performance by DL Hall and a long ball by Tony Locey to polish off Cambridge tonight and advance to the elite 8 round of the GHSA class AAAAA playoffs .   Hall struck out ten and walked only two in the complete game, one hit, shut out performance. Toney Locey provided all the offense …

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Houston splits with Cambridge

Greg Elrod Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News, Scores

Houston County split a GHSA playoff double header with Cambridge tonight at the Bears’ Den on the campus of Houston County High School.  Game one featured a pitcher’s duel between Houston’s Tony Locey and Cambridge’s Austin Weiermiller.  Both pitchers  recorded double digit strikeouts. Cambridge finally broke through in the bottom of the 7th when they loaded the bases and scored …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Matthew Braswell

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Baseball, Basketball

Sportsmic’s Athlete of the Week is senior, Matthew Braswell. Son of Keith and Marsha Braswell, Matthew is a senior home-school student who plays varsity basketball and baseball for CGAA. “While playing basketball for the CGAA Mustangs, I was awarded MVP as a junior, and Co-Offensive player of the year as a senior, sharing the honor with our power forward, Joshua Daughtery. …

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Houston County advances with 3-2 Win; Veterans falls to Grady

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Scores, Soccer, Veterans HS

Houston County men’s soccer picked up a sweet 16 playoff road win tonight at Dunwoody High School, winning 3-2.  The Bears’ Michael Fussell was the star of the show, scoring all three of  Houston’s goals.  It took until the 34th minute for Coach Kirk’s team to get on the board.  With his team trailing by one, Fussell scored to tie …

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Hoco takes series over Statesboro, advances to next round

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

Houston County wins the first round playoff series versus Statesboro, 4-3 and 3-2. In a close match up between both teams in both games, the Bears fought for the sweep at home. The story of game one was the strikeouts from Locey and solid hitting from Dawson and Langford. Locey pitched six innings and struck out ten. He only allowed …

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Veterans Girls soccer advance to second round, Bears eliminated 2-1

Caleb Glenn Featured, Soccer, Veterans HS

The Veterans Warhawks girls soccer team defeated Thomson tonight, 8-0 at home. The Warhawks won Region 2AAAA for the fifth season in a row and received the one seed for the playoffs. The Lady Warhawks dominated the game with over eleven shots on goal. Maranda Krirat scored two goals, Danielle Coumbs scored two, Janeyce Brown, Myranda Wyatt, Sage Sammell, and …

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Conversations with Tom Mobley: Coach Rodney Walker

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Legends

Photo contributed by: Richard Dumas, Monroe County Reporter Conversations with Tom Mobley is a monthly podcast series featuring coach-to-coach conversations with some of Houston County and Middle Georgia’s winningest coaches. Each month, Coach Mobley will sit down with these local legends to discuss their career milestones, football insights, and personal inspirations. This month, Coach Mobley talks one-on-one with Coach Rodney …

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Veterans soccer advance to second round of state playoffs

Caleb Glenn Featured, Soccer, Veterans HS

The Veterans Warhawks played Liberty County in the first round of the GHSA State Playoffs. The Warhawks have had trouble with the first round in the past two seasons, losing in penalty kicks in consecutive years. This season they had no trouble with  winning at home, 6-0. The game was dominated by Veterans with 21 shots on goal compared to …

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Houston County soccer defeats Richmond Hill, advances to second round

Caleb Glenn Featured, Houston County HS, Soccer

The Houston County Bears soccer team beat Richmond Hill 6-1. In what was a decently close ballgame, the Bears ended up turning on the jets and putting up six goals in the first round of the state playoffs. The halftime score was 1-o, but with the help of Christian Medina’s hat trick, and other role players scoring, the Bears win …

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Overcoming the Odds: How Andrew Ellison beat a career-ending injury

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Baseball, Blog, Featured, Veterans HS

Contributor//Andrew Ellison It was an early February afternoon in 2015, and Andrew Ellison was throwing “long toss” with his teammates. The Veterans Warhawks were getting ready for a season with high expectations: the team was well put together, good hitting, deep bullpen, and a solid bench to support the starters. Ellison caught the ball in his leather mitt and threw the ball …

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Zach Huelsman signs with Emmanuel College

Caleb Glenn Featured, Houston County HS, Signees

In front of family and friends, the Houston County Bear, Zach Huelsman, son of Maria Huelsman who is the head volleyball coach at Houston County, signed to play men’s volleyball at Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs, Georgia. Huelsman played defensive end in football for the Bears and also played travel volleyball  with CGVA. The six foot, two inch senior will …

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Goalies lead road victories for Lady Bears, Demonettes

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Soccer, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Yesterday was good day for Houston County schools on the soccer field.  The Lady Bears of HOCO traveled to Evans and won the region championship!   The game ended in a 1-1 tie but goalie Marissa Molnar made some great saves on penalty kicks to aid in the victory.   Houston County’s ladies will now face Effingham County from region …

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Veterans triumphs over rival Perry

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Perry HS, Veterans HS

The Veterans Warhawks played their rival Perry tonight in an important game for playoff seeding purposes. The Warhawks prevailed, 6-1, and will play Burke County at home and the Panthers will travel to Wayne Co. On the mound for the Warhawks was Andrew Ellison, who pitched a complete game and and had five strikeouts. The Warhawk offense was solid tonight. …

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Houston County wins first region title

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

Houston County hosted Greenbrier for the Region 2-AAAAA Championship tonight. The Bears ending up winning 2-0, and clinched their first region title in school history. With the win, they will be the number one seed and are guaranteed two home series given the Bears win the first series in the playoffs. The game was low scoring; a pitchers’ duel. DL …

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Demons Through the Decades Event

Caleb Glenn Events, football, Warner Robins HS

News Release Contact: Terry Price, President, Warner Robins Touchdown Club, 256-9100  Warner Robins High School celebrating football legacy with Demons through the Decades reunion.  Warner Robins High School will be holding their 2nd “Demons Through the Decades” reunion to celebrate the legacy of the school’s football and cheerleading programs. “At your class reunion, you see the people you graduated with …

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Bears beat Evans: Have chance to take first seed

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

Evans traveled to Houston County to face the Bears in an important region contest that determined playoff seeding. If the Bears won, they have a chance to play Thursday in a play-in game that determines the first and second seed for the state playoffs. If they lost this game, they would have to play for the third and fourth seed. …

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Demonettes fight hard but fall short, Boys and Girls Bears best Lakeside Evans

Caleb Glenn Featured, Houston County HS, Soccer, Warner Robins HS

Region AAAAA playoff soccer was in action tonight as a couple of middle Georgia schools got in on the action. The Warner Robins Demonettes traveled to Evans, ranked seventh in the state, and gave them a run for their money Monday evening. Mativee and Thomas scored for WRHS, but the Demonettes fall short 3-2. They will play a consolation game …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Andrew Ellison

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Baseball, Featured, Veterans HS

The Sportsmic Athlete of the Week for this week is Andrew Ellison. Son of Johnny and Elissa Ellison, the senior at Veterans High School is involved in FCA, has played varsity baseball for four years and is also a member at Green Acres Baptist Church. Ellison pitches for the Warhawks and has been a valuable pitcher in the rotation for …

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FCA President, Les Steckel, visits Warner Robins

Greg Elrod Coaches, Events, Featured, Latest News, Podcasts, The SportsMic Team

Les Steckel, President of FCA,  was in town yesterday to visit with area coaches, community leaders, contributors, and local FCA staff.  Steckel, a retired United States Marine officer, has coached in college and in the NFL.  His coaching career includes time as the head coach of the Minnesota Vikings  as well as coaching positions with several other NFL teams. Steckel …

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Houston County sweeps Lakeside in double header

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

Lakeside High School out of Evans, traveled to Houston County to take on the Bears in their last regular season game. The Bears swept the Panthers, winning game one 12-2, and game two 14-0. The Bears dominated both games with hitting and pitching, allowing them to get positive momentum going into the postseason. In game one, the Bears mercy-ruled the …

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Two Demons sign to play college ball

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, football, Signees, Warner Robins HS

Pictured above: Donovan Brown signs with Columbia State to play basketball  Two Warner Robins Demons signed to play basketball and football at the next level today, in the school’s media center. Donovan Brown(basketball) and Connor Johnston (football) signed to Columbia State and Tusculum College, respectively. In front of friends, family, and coaches, the two athletes signed their letter of intent …

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Two Lady Warhawks sign basketball scholarships

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Signees, Veterans HS

Two Lady Warhawks signed basketball scholarships with their respective colleges today, Anna Nicholson signed with the University of Chicago and Kya Cochran signed with Georgia Southwestern State University. The two stars for Veterans High School basketball were chosen to carry their talents into the next level and signed letters of intent in front of friends, family, and teammates in the …

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HOCO athletes visit Quail Run Elementary

Greg Elrod Events, Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News

Some students at Quail Run Elementary got a chance to meet their local sports heroes from Houston County High School at a special event held Friday morning at Quail Run.  Several of the Coaches and members of the Houston County  softball  and baseball teams spoke with youngsters about the importance of staying active and participating in organized sports. Below are …

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Houston County blows past West Laurens

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS

The Houston County Bears played West Laurens tonight at home in a non-region contest. The Bears brought out their ace, Tony Locey, and threw a no-hitter against the Raiders out of Dexter. With their pitching dominance, the Bears were able to win 10-0, and improve to 15-5 on the season. Along with a no-hitter, Locey threw eight strikeouts and a …

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Martens signs with ABAC

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Perry HS, Players, Signees

Drew Martens of the Perry Panthers signed today in the Perry High School media center. In front of his friends, family, and teammates, Martens signed to play baseball at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton. The senior pitcher and center fielder is a top athlete in the region, and is one of the Panthers’ top offensive threats. “He’s (Martens) put …

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Guppies get gobbled up by Sharks

Greg Elrod Featured, football, Sharks

Tonight at Veterans High School the Houston County Sharks made short work of the Guppies by a final score of 45-22 in a friendly football game held at the gymnasium.  The annual show down matches the legendary Houston County Sharks sports team against the Guppies, a team comprised of elected officials, school administrators and local personalities. Cheerleaders from Veterans High …

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Bears prevail over the Northside Eagles

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS

The Houston County Bears beat Northside 5-2 in a tight ballgame at Houston County. On the mound for the Bears was Tanner Hall, who pitched five solid innings with nine strikeouts. For the Eagles, Jake Adams started on the mound and pitched four innings with six K’s. The game was tight, 3-2 Houston, until the sixth inning. Jake Fromm came …

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Conversations with Tom Mobley: Coach Richard Fendley

Caleb Glenn Coaches, Featured, football, Legends, Warner Robins HS

Conversations with Tom Mobley is a monthly podcast series featuring coach-to-coach conversations with some of Houston County and Middle Georgia’s winningest coaches. Each month, Coach Mobley will sit down with these local legends to discuss their career milestones, football insights, and personal inspirations. This month, Coach Mobley talks one-on-one with Coach Richard Fendley, retired track and football coach from Warner …

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Veterans edges Perry at Panther Pit, 7-5

Greg Elrod Featured, Perry HS, Scores, Veterans HS

Veterans defeated Perry last night (7-5)  in region 2 AAAA baseball action held at Perry High Shcool.  The two teams entered the contest virtually tied at the top of the region.  Both starting pitchers worked hard in the 1st inning to minimize bases loaded situations.  Drew Martens, who started the game for Perry, picked up two quick outs in the …

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Northside travels to Warner Robins, wins 10-1

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

Northside High School traveled a few minutes across town to face their old foe, Warner Robins in a region battle that has gone on for decades. Warner Robins has had a tough season, but they were looking to spoil any chances of the Eagles getting into a rhythm before April. On the mound for the Eagles was Blake Hathaway. The …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Justin Alonso

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Featured, football, Northside HS, Soccer

Sportsmic’s athlete of the week is senior, Justin Alonso. Son of Sam and Carlou Alonso, Justin has played varsity soccer for four years and varsity football for three. He has started as midfielder/forward for the soccer team and kicker for the football team. Here are some of the awards Justin has received during high school: Soccer: – 2012/13 All State …

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Eagles, Demons split girls and boys soccer

Caleb Glenn Featured, Northside HS, Soccer, Warner Robins HS

Last night, the Warner Robins Demons drove over to face their ultimate rival, NHS. The boys game had large implications. If the rest of the season played out correctly with HOCO taking the region once again, Northside had a chance to take the second slot in the region, and receive a home playoff game. They had to defeat the Demons, …

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Gabe Holt named 1st-team Rawlings preseason All-American

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Veterans HS

In a press release from Rawlings and Perfect Game, Gabe Holt of Veterans High School was selected to be on the 2016 Rawlings Underclassmen Preseason All-American Team. Gabe is currently a junior for the Warhawks baseball team, and is committed to Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Here is the statement released today: “Annual awards recognize the top Underclass …

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Houston County blanks Eagles late

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS

The Northside Eagles traveled to Houston County in a tight region ballgame on Tuesday night. The game was tight all the way until the sixth inning, where the Bears broke free, scoring four. They won 4-0 and improve 11-5 on the season. Starting on the mound for the Bears was ace, Tony Locey who pitched all seven, struck out 16 …

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Quail Run Elementary hosts Sports Night

Emily Simmons Baseball, Basketball, Events, Featured, football, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Players, Soccer, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

On Friday, March 18th, Quail Run Elementary hosted a sports night for the male students of the school. Starting at 5:30 p.m. and lasting until 7:30 p.m., all enrolled male students were offered a chance to be a part of various athletic activities. The sports on display were golf, wrestling, martial arts, basketball, baseball, football, track, and soccer.  The event …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Colin Thomas

Caleb Glenn Featured, Northside HS, Soccer

Sportsmic’s Athlete of the Week is Colin Thomas. The son of Tachunta & Andre Thomas, Colin is a junior at Northside High School. He is involved at his church and is the drummer for their praise team. Thomas just started playing varsity soccer this season, and already is the starting goalkeeper for the Eagles.  Colin answered a few questions for us: …

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Eagles hold down Demons

Greg Elrod Baseball, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

Northside defeated Warner Robins tonight at Dyson Field by a final score of 6-1.  The Eagles benefited from a great offensive and defensive performance by Jake Adams, who pitched the complete game.   Adams yielded only 1 run on 4 hits from the mound while going 2-of-4 from the plate with a RBI.  The game’s pace was set early in …

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Houston County gets revenge over Warhawks

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Veterans HS

Veterans baseball traveled across the county to play the Bears in a heated match up that never disappoints. The Bears got revenge in this game, besting the Warhawks 10-6. Starting on the mound for VHS was Kyle Parry and for the Bears, DL Hall. Parry did well for Veterans, striking out eight.  But he also struggled, giving up six runs …

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Demons fall despite valiant effort

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Latest News, Scores, Warner Robins HS

The Warner Robins Demons traveled to Dublin Monday night to take on the Irish in what would be a well fought battle. The Demons came into the game with a slight losing streak, but were hoping to come out on top and spoil a St. Patrick party for the Irish. Carson Meilinger of the Demons would be the starting pitcher, …

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Local girls participate in Middle GA All Star Classic

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Northside HS, Players, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Several players from the Houston County School System participated in the Middle GA All Star Basketball Classic held yesterday at Northside High School.  Northside, Warner Robins , and  Veterans High Schools were all represented on the West girls team which won their contest over the East team by a final score of 70-63.  Raven King (NSH), Tesia Walker (WR), India …

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Jones County conquers Warner Robins

Emily Simmons Baseball, Featured, Warner Robins HS

The Warner Robins Demons faced off against the Jones County Hounds this Friday at 6 p.m. What started off as an interesting game, quickly turned around as the match progressed. Throughout half of the 6 inning game, the Demons maintained a decent fight against the Hounds, only tailing them by 2 runs. Sadly it didn’t last long for Jones County …

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Sportsmic All-County Women’s Basketball Team announced

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News, Northside HS, Perry HS, Players, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Congratulations to the following ladies for making the 2015-2016 Sportsmic All-County Team: Kya Cochran,         VHS,  Player of the Year Lele Mathis,            WRHS Kezia Holmes,        WRHS Anna Nicholson,     VHS Autumn Ring,          HOCO Alexia Galloway,     NHS Honorable Mention Perry K.K. Smith Veterans …

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Sportsmic All-County Men’s Basketball Team announced

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News, Northside HS, Perry HS, Players, Warner Robins HS

Congratulations to the following players for being named to the 2015-2016 Sportsmic All-County Men’s Basketball Team: Marquez Callaway,  WRHS, Player of the Year Damion Bagley,         PHS Donovan Brown,      WRHS Javion Johnson,         HOCO Josh Linder,                  VHS Jalen Sandifer,           …

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Northside edges Veterans in nine innings

Greg Elrod Baseball, Featured, Northside HS, Veterans HS

Northside made the most of their home field advantage tonight by twice making magic happen  with the last at bat.  First, in the 7th inning, the Eagles extended the contest with a home run and then, in  the bottom of the 9th, they scored again to earn the 3-2 victory.  Veterans held 2-1 advantage  in the bottom of the 7th …

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Houston’s offense erupts in defeat of Demons

Greg Elrod Baseball, Featured, Game of the Week, Houston County HS, Warner Robins HS

Houston County exploded for 11 runs in the 1st inning and added 6 more in the second to defeat the Warner Robins Demons in a 3 inning, run shortened, contest held tonight at the Bears Den.  With the bases loaded in the 1st, DL Hall hit a grand slam HR which was followed by back to back solo homers from …

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Bears claw past Eagles

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS

The Houston County Bears baseball team played at Northside tonight, and the story of the ballgame was the dominance from the pitching of one man, Tanner Hall. His strong performance of 15 strikeouts and only allowing two hits propelled the Bears to a 5-0 victory. Tanner Hall earns the win and the shutout and also received some help from his …

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Houston County Sharks win fourth state title in a row

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, ringchasing, Sharks

The Houston County Sharks wheelchair basketball team made it back to the AAASP/GHSA Wheelchair State Championship, and won the title to make it four in a row. The Gwinnett Heat faced off against the Sharks again this year in what is becoming a common theme in the wheelchair basketball community. The Houston County Sharks are coached this year by Brenda …

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“Feels good to be home”: Jake Fromm flips commitment from Alabama to UGA

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Houston County HS, Latest News

Today was a very special day for the hometown state. Herschel Walker celebrated his 54th birthday. It was also a very special day for Jake Fromm, who decided to decommit from the University of Alabama and commit to the University of Georgia, “his hometown team”. Walker stood in Fromm’s shoes three decades back, a young star who had the choice …

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Lady Warhawks fall short in title game

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, ringchasing, Veterans HS

Veterans High School played in the AAAA State Championship game against Americus-Sumter in the Macon Coliseum. The Lady Warhawks fell short 56-38. The story of the game was the Warhawks could not get any solid rhythm on offense, going 12-56  from the field and also turning the ball over 23 times. For Americus-Sumter, their star player, Florida State commit and …

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Listen Live Link: Lady Warhawks vs. Americus-Sumter for the AAAA State Championship

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Veterans HS

The Veterans Lady Warhawks have made it all the way to the AAAA State Championship game. Tonight, they will face off against Americus-Sumter High School out of Americus. The Warhawks are 27-4 this season and Americus-Sumter comes into the game with a strong, 30-1 record. If you cannot make the game, you can catch Billy Andrews with the call for …

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Houston County strikes out Panthers

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Perry HS

The Perry Panthers traveled just up the street to Houston County this evening and played the Bears for the second time this season. Houston County came out on top again, with a 5-1 win over the Panthers. The story of the ballgame was the pitching from DL Hall and the offensive attack from Blake Dawson of Houston County. DL Hall …

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Listen live link: Perry @ Houston County

Greg Elrod Baseball, Houston County HS, Perry HS

Baseball season begins on Sportsmic today!  Mike Davis and Greg Elrod will be your host live as the Perry Panthers travel to Houston County High School for a 6 PM match up with the Bears.  Listen live at either of the links below!  Check back here for the complete story later tonight.  

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Academy Sports + Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Dylan Blevins

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Featured, football, Soccer, Veterans HS

Photo By: Sabrina Mahnke Our Academy Sports + Outdoors Athlete of the Week is Dylan Blevins. Son of Inger Burnam and Troy Blevins, Dylan is a senior at Veterans High School. Blevins has played varsity soccer for three years (currently a captain), and was the starting kicker for the Warhawks football team this past season. He has played select soccer at CGSA …

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Legends Interview: Casey Hayward

Greg Elrod Featured, Legends, Podcasts, The SportsMic Team

Casey Hayward grew up in Perry, Georgia where he was an all-star athlete for the Perry Panthers in football, basketball, and track.  A three year starter at quarterback for Perry, Casey  passed and ran for  36 touchdowns and accounted for over 2500 yards of Panther offense during his Senior campaign.  That year, Casey led his team deep into the playoffs …

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Lady Warhawks win defensive battle; advance to final

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, ringchasing, Scores, Veterans HS

What’s the difference between a smile and a grin?  If discussing lady luck, the two expressions are worlds apart. Lady luck looked down on Wayne County tonight and for a a few seconds it seemed as if she would offer her precious smile to the Lady Yellow Jackets. The same smile granted to Carrollton in the 2015 final four match …

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Veterans slips by Houston County in thriller

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Scores, Veterans HS

Always a heated rivalry between the two squads, the Houston County Bears traveled across town to face the Veterans Warhawks in a non-region baseball match up. Toney Locey got the start for the Bears and he struck out seven, but it was not enough as the Bears gave up four runs and struggled to get in a rhythm on offense. …

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Listen Live Link: Lady Warhawks Vs. Wayne County

Greg Elrod Basketball, Preview, ringchasing, Veterans HS

The Veterans’s Lady Warhawks (26-4) defeated Carrollton yesterday to advance to the final four of GHSA class AAAA where they will face Wayne County (25-5). The game will be held tomorrow (Saturday) 02/27/2016 on the campus of Fort Valley State University at 3 PM. Wayne County was ranked tenth in the state entering the tournament.   Come out and support …

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Veterans Lady Warhawks Get Revenge

Sportsmic Staff Basketball, Elite 8, Featured, Game of the Week, ringchasing, Scores, Veterans HS

Veterans High School played Carrollton this afternoon in the GHSA Elite Eight, quarterfinal state playoffs in class AAAA. The two teams came into the game with almost identical records and similarly talented rosters. Just like last year’s game, today’s contest came down to the wire, but the lady Warhawks were in the winners column this year when the clock hit …

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Dawson Stephens signs with Stetson University

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Players, Signees, Veterans HS

Dawson Stephens signed a scholarship to play football at Stetson University in DeLand, Florida, today inside the Veterans High School cafeteria. In front of his friends, family, and teammates, Stephens signed his letter of intent to extend his football career. A reliable defensive lineman for the Warhawks, Dawson was one of the go-to defensive leaders for Veterans in the past …

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Game Day Listen Live: Lady Warhawks Vs. Carrollton Lady Trojans

Greg Elrod Basketball, Elite 8, Featured, Game of the Week, Preview, ringchasing, Veterans HS

Today the Lady Warhawks of Veterans High School will battle it out with the Carrollton Lady Trojans for the right to advance to the GHSA Final Four of class AAAA. Full Report following the game on Sportsmic.com! GAME DAY MATCHUP: WHO:            Veterans Lady Warhawks Vs. Carrolton Lady Trojans WHAT:           Elite …

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Lady Warhawks look to avenge 2015 loss

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Preview, Veterans HS

The Veterans Lady Warhawks (25-4) took care of business last Wednesday night by defeating Redan in the sweet sixteen match up held at Veterans High School .  Soon after leaving the court they turned to social media in search of a score.  They would find the name Carrollton (25-5) in the winner’s column, securing a much desired rematch with the Lady …

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Demons fall to Southwest Dekalb

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Scores, Warner Robins HS

Southwest Dekalb defeated the Warner Robins Demons tonight at Warner Robins High School by a final score of 65 – 60.  The loss ends the season for the Demons in the sweet sixteen contest.  With the game tied 57-57 with just under three minutes remaining, the Panthers’ Keith Gilmore hit a key jump shot and Southwest Dekalb pulled ahead for …

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Demonettes’ season ends with loss in Canton

Greg Elrod Basketball, Scores, Warner Robins HS

Last night the Warner Robins Demonettes traveled to Canton to face the Sequoyah Lady Chiefs in a GHSA AAAAA sweet sixteen contest.   Sequoyah was able to extend a one point half time lead and eventually win the contest by a final score of (47-40).  Warner Robins jumped out to 10-4, 1st quarter lead but could not hold on as …

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Demons run past Ware in GHSA tourney opener

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Warner Robins HS

Nelson Phillips and the Warner Robins Demons drilled visiting Ware County (89-61) tonight in round one of the GHSA playoffs held at Warner Robins High School.    Coach Garman’s squad got off to a slow 1st quarter start before pulling away and dominating the balance of the game. Halftime score was 45-29 in the favor of the Demons. Leading scorer …

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Demonettes crush Terror threat in Brunswick; Lady Eagles fall

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Scores, Warner Robins HS

Contributed by: Coach Tom Mobley The Warner Robins Demonettes (22-2) traveled to Brunswick yesterday and defeated the #2 seed from Region 3-AAAAA, Glynn Academy (22-5),  53-32. The Demonettes used a stifling full court 1-2-1-1 press and a 1-2-2 half court trap to hold the Lady Terrors to nine first half points on the way to the runaway win. Sophomore Shynia …

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Lady Warhawks dominate Liberty County

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Scores, Veterans HS

The Vetetrans Lady Warhawks easily handled the visiting Liberty County Lady Panthers (67-37) cruising to victory in the first round of the GHSA AAAA playoffs tonight at Veterans High Shcool.  Veterans opened up a 17-3 1st quarter lead and continued to pound away maintaining a hefty point advantage.  Vets had eleven players that scored during the contest, but it was …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Tucker Garland

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Baseball, Houston County HS

The Sportsmic Athlete of the Week is Tucker Garland of Houston County. Son of Matt and Charlotte Garland, Tucker is a senior baseball player for four years, involved in the bass fishing team for two years, and also the archery and shotgunning team. Other than just sports, Tucker is a member at Southside Baptist Church, Partners Club, FCA, Bass Club, …

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Warner Robins Demons claim another region 2 AAAAA crown

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Warner Robins HS

The Warner Robins Demons defeated the Academy of Richmond County (75-62) tonight to claim their third consecutive region championship.  The win gives the Demons home court advantage entering the GHSA playoffs.  Coach Garman and his squad will host the number four seed from region 3, Ware County on Wednesday night at Warner Robins High School. Nelson Phillips was the star …

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Region 2AAAAA tourney update: Demonettes defeat Lady Eagles in consolation round

Greg Elrod Basketball, Northside HS, Scores, Warner Robins HS

Warner Robins defeated Northside today (62-50) in the consolation round of the region 2 AAAAA tournament at Grovetown High School in Augusta. Both teams will be on the road in Brunswick next week to begin the GHSA state playoffs on Tuesday night.  The Demonettes will travel to Glynn Academy and the Lady Eagles will travel to Brunswick High School.  Cross …

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Region 2AAAAA tourney update: Demons advance to face ARC in Final

Greg Elrod Basketball, Featured, Scores, Warner Robins HS

The Warner Robins Demons defeated the Jones County Greyhounds yesterday (78-72) in the semi-final round of the Region 2 AAAAA tournament at Grovetown High School (Augusta).  The win advances Coach Garman’s team into the championship game today against Academy of Richmond County.  ARC soundly defeated Cross Creek (82-47) last night to advance.   A win tonight would give the Demons …

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Lady Warhawks take region tournament title

Greg Elrod Basketball, Uncategorized, Veterans HS

The Veterans Lady Warhawks defeated the Baldwin County Bravettes tonight in the region 2 AAAA tournament championship game held in Forsyth, Georgia .  The win earns Coach Miranda’s squad a number one region seed and a  first round home playoff game against Liberty County Tuesday night.  Baldwin played well enough to keep the score close until halftime, but found it …

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The Tale of Two Halves; Lady Demons fall in Semi-Finals

Emily Simmons Basketball, Featured, Warner Robins HS

The Lady Demons went up against Cross Creek at Grovetown High School this Friday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. With the Demonettes being ranked number one in the state, it was a high and mighty idea that they would come out of this match with a win. Sadly this was not the case as the Lady Demons failed to deliver more …

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Coach Chastain ready for new start with Demons

Caleb Glenn Coaches, football, Warner Robins HS

Coach Mike Chastain, previous offensive coordinator of the Houston County Bears, has been selected this past week to become the new head football coach and athletic director for the Warner Robins Demons. Mike was nice enough to sit down and speak with Sportmic’s Greg Elrod to discuss his coaching experience and describe his vision for the Warner Robins High athletic …

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Girls Region 2-AAAAA Tournament Update

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Scores, Warner Robins HS

The Warner Robins Lady Demons opened up Region Tournament play Wednesday afternoon against the Evans Knights. The Demons come into the tournament undefeated in region play and with an impressive 19-1 record. Having the number one seed, the Demons played the fourth seeded Lady Knights in a close battle that came down to the wire, with the Lady Demons winning …

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Region 2-AAAAA Tournament Update

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Events, Featured, Latest News, Scores, Warner Robins HS

Warner Robins boys beat Grovetown by a score of 82 to 64. Warner Robins is a one seed in the tournament. Marquez Callaway led the scoring with 27 points. The Demons will play Friday, at 5 PM against the winner Jones county or Greenbrier. Update: Northside played against Cross Creek in the first round of the region tournament. Cross Creek …

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Region 2-AAAAA Tournament Brackets Released

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

The Region 2-AAAAA Tournament is in full swing and the brackets have been updated to today’s ballgames. In both the girls and boys brackets, Warner Robins and Northside are still in the running for the Tourney Championship. Houston County was eliminated yesterday. Click Here for the Brackets Listen to our live broadcasts of Warner Robins and Northside on the Listen Now page …

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Chastain named new head football coach for Demons

Caleb Glenn Coaches, Featured, football, Latest News, Warner Robins HS

Coach Mike Chastain has been named to become the new head football coach and athletic director for the Warner Robins Demons. Coach Chastain has served as offensive coordinator for the Houston County Bears the past three seasons, and his offense gained over 6,000 yards in each of the past two seasons with the Bears. Coach Chastain previously attended high school …

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Warner Robins produces two quality signees

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Signees, Warner Robins HS

Warner Robins High School produced two signings on National Signing Day 2016, this Wednesday. Marquez Callaway, a four-star talent at WR and at Cornerback, Callaway signs to play receiver at the University of Tennessee. He broke the school record at Warner Robins in career receptions and finished fourth all-time in receiving yards. Ivan Corbin, a dynamic quarterback and athlete, signed …

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Veterans yields three football signings

Caleb Glenn Signees, Veterans HS

Veterans High School held a ceremony for three seniors on Wednesday after for National Signing Day. The three football athletes played very well this season, and will get to continue to play the game because of their efforts. Devin Wingate, a first team all-region offensive lineman signed to play at the University of West Georgia next year. Desjuan Harris, the …

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Perry holds ceremonies for six signees

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Featured, football, Perry HS, Signees, Softball

The Perry Panthers held signing ceremonies for athletes for three different sports this morning at Perry High School. In total, six incredible athletes were asked to join amazing colleges and academies that will no doubt gain a great deal of skill from each individual. For softball, Mattie Hamilton signed with Anderson University of Anderson in South Carolina. For baseball, Parker Stahlman signed …

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Houston County Produces Three Signees for National Signing Day

Emily Simmons Featured, football, Houston County HS, Signees

The Houston County Bears celebrate the National Signing Day of 2016 with three signees for football. “I, for one, am extremely proud of these three young men for their hard work and determination on and off the field.” as was said by the Head Football Coach, Jon Lassiter. Payton Johnson signed to Berry College with a receiving record of Honorable …

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Yacht Jones Signs with Northeastern Oklahoma College

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Northside HS, Signees

Yacht Jones, a senior linebacker listed at 6’4″, 200 lbs from Northside High School, signed with Northeastern Oklahoma College today for Nation Signing Day 2016. The only signing from the Eagles on NSD, Jones was a part of the Sportsmic Super 36 team, and is signing to be a Golden Norsemen. We wish you the best of luck in the …

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Perry Panthers split with Baldwin Braves

Emily Simmons Basketball, Featured, Perry HS

The Perry Panthers faced the Baldwin Braves on their Senior Night this Tuesday night, with the girls playing first with the boys following after the senior recognition and gift presentation. The Lady Panthers started off the cat fight, driving hard and fast with the Lady Braves. However, the Lady Braves drove harder and faster, as they took the lead away …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Kya Cochran

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Basketball, Featured, Veterans HS

Sportsmic’s Athlete of the Week is Veterans High School senior, Kya Cochran. The daughter of Raushunda and Stacy Cochran, Kya is very involved at her school, participating as a member of the Spanish Honor Society, Partners Club, and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. She has played varsity basketball for three and a half years, being called up to varsity during her …

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Northside and Veterans Split Victories

Emily Simmons Basketball, Featured, Northside HS, Veterans HS

The Northside Eagles played at home on Saturday as they competed against the Veterans Warhawks. The girls game remained relatively close as each side fought long and hard for a lead over one another.The Lady Warhawks took the victory against the Lady Eagles in a final score of 34-33. However, it was the complete opposite for the boys game, as the …

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Eagles dominate Jones County Greyhounds

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Northside HS, Scores

The Jones County Greyhounds traveled to Northside High School Friday night in a key region battle. The Eagles came victorious, with the girls’ score of 55-44 and the guys winning, 80-64. The girls improve to 14-5, 4-2 in the region, and the boys are 12-9, 3-3 in region play. The Lady Eagles started the game off a little slow, but …

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Warner Robins Demons Crush HOCO Bears

Emily Simmons Basketball, Featured, Houston County HS, Warner Robins HS

The Warner Robins Demons traveled to Bear country on Friday to face off against Houston County. The Demons took the win in both games for boys and girls. However, this wasn’t just some ordinary rivalry game. It was Houston County’s senior night for not just the players, but also the cheerleaders and dance team. What was supposedly the Bears’ night …

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Shaelin Browne of Houston County signs to Andrew College

Caleb Glenn Featured, Houston County HS, Signees, Softball

Shaelin Browne of the Houston County Bears softball team signed with Andrew College on Friday in the school’s cafeteria. In front of Browne’s friends, family and teammates, Shaelin Browne was excited to extend her softball career to the next level. “I feel pretty confident. I think that I’ll be a good asset for their team in the next few years.” …

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Flint River FCA Fundraiser to include special guest John Smoltz

Caleb Glenn Events, Featured, Latest News, Legends

The Flint River Fellowship of Christian Athletes is holding their annual banquet fundraiser at the Museum of Aviation on February 11th at 6:00 PM. The fundraiser usually includes a banquet meal, a guest speaker, and a memorabilia auction. The guest speaker this year is MLB Hall of Famer and Atlanta Braves longtime great, John Smoltz. Smoltz was just recently inducted …

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Veterans baseball produces two more signees

Caleb Glenn Baseball, Latest News, Players, Signees, Veterans HS

West Georgia received two solid baseball talents today from Veterans High School. Dalton Gilliam and Logan Arnett signed their letters of intent today in front of friends, family, and teammates in the Warhawk cafeteria. Veterans continues to produce quality talent for the next level of play and Arnett and Gilliam are the latest to make that next step. Head man …

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Conversations with Tom Mobley: Coach Bryan Way

Caleb Glenn Coaches, Featured, football, Podcasts, Warner Robins HS

Conversations with Tom Mobley is a monthly podcast series featuring coach-to-coach conversations with some of Houston County and Middle Georgia’s winningest coaches. Each month, Coach Mobley will sit down with these local legends to discuss their career milestones, football insights, and personal inspirations. This month, Coach Mobley talks one-on-one with Coach Bryan Way, who just recently announced his retirement effective …

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Eagles sweep Bears in a cross-town contest

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Scores

The Northside Eagles and the Houston County Bears faced off in a cross-town region match up on Tuesday night. The Eagles took both games in boys and girls. The Lady Eagles won by a score of 63-48, whereas the boys game was slightly a smaller deficit, with the Eagles winning 76-63. The leading contributors for the Lady Eagles were Lexi Galloway …

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Horizon Middle School Athlete of the Month: Ansley Miranda

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Horizon Athlete of the Month, Soccer

SportMic’s Horizon Athlete of the Month sponsored by Academy Sports+Outdoors is 7th grader, Ansley Miranda. The daughter of Tony and Nicki Miranda, Ansley is very involved in athletics. She has played soccer for four years at CGSA/SAF and also Bonaire Middle School. She also has competed in basketball for three years at the Warner Robins Rec. Department, the Middle Georgia …

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SportsMic All-County Super Thirty-Six

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Latest News, Players

     SportsMic Player of the Year: Jake Fromm (Hoco) Athletes: Tobias Oliver (NHS) and Darion Anderson (Hoco) Comeback Player of the Year: JK Lane (Perry) Offense: QB: Logan Byrd (VHS) OL: Trey Hill (Hoco) OL: Ashton Strange (Perry) OL: Caleb Kelly (NHS) OL: Devin Wingate (VHS) OL: Bailey Harrell (WRHS) FB: Connor Johnston (WRHS) RB: Desean Dinkins (NHS) RB: Desjuan …

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Demons club Eagles in Boys and Girls

Emily Simmons Basketball, Featured, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

The Northside Eagles traveled today to battle against the Warner Robins Demons in an effort to take away their continued winning streak. It was match worth watching, with fans lined up an hour early to get limited seats for a cross county rivalry against two great teams. Throughout the entire first game, the Lady Eagles trailed closely behind the Lady …

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Marquez Callaway Commits to the University of Tennessee

Caleb Glenn Featured, football, Latest News, Warner Robins HS

All-American Marquez Callaway, from Warner Robins High School, has verbally committed to play football at the University of Tennessee. Callaway is a two-sport athlete in football and basketball. While expected to play offense as a Vol, Marquez had an excellent career at cornerback, intercepting 11 passes and returning two in for touchdowns in his three-year varsity career. As a wide-receiver …

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Veterans at Perry, Girls and Boys teams split

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Perry HS, Scores, Veterans HS

Photo by: Gary Harmon The Veterans Warhawks traveled to Perry to play in a key and heated crosstown region rivalry on a frigid Tuesday night. The girls game was taken by the Warhawks, as the dominate Class AAAA team continues to find a winning rhythm. Coach Miranda has coached up the Lady Warhawks to an undefeated region record at 8-0 …

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Sarah Smith signs with South Georgia State

Caleb Glenn Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News, Signees, Softball

Sarah Smith of the Houston County Bears signed to extend her softball playing career at South Georgia State College on Tuesday. In the cafeteria in front of her friends and family, Smith signed the paper that made it official, to play as a Lady Hawk. Smith was one of the most important pieces of the Lady Bears’ success this past …

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Lady Demons Collide with Lady Warhawks

Emily Simmons Basketball, Featured, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

The Lady Demons traveled to the Lady Warhawkes turf tonight to face off in an epic match that will be remembered for both sides. Both teams fought long and hard over dominance as the game progressed, practically playing leapfrog in an effort to come out on top. As the game intensified, the more people began to sit on the edges …

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Northside handles Bears in boys and girls

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Game of the Week, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Scores

Northside traveled to Houston County on Friday evening in a key region and crosstown battle. The Eagles ended up swarming the Bears in both the girls and boys teams, with the girls winning 60-49, and the boys winning 63-34. For the girls’ game, the Lady Eagles got off to an early lead in the first quarter, 16-6, and never looked …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Marquez Callaway

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Basketball, Featured, football, Warner Robins HS

  Our Sportsmic Athlete of the Week is Senior, Marquez Callaway. Callaway is the son of Antonio and Maureen Callaway, and attends Warner Robins High School. He has played varsity football there for three years and varsity basketball all four years. Marquez is involved in partners club at school, and has received numerous awards in his athletic career at WRHS. …

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Demons crush Eagles for both Boys and Girls

Emily Simmons Basketball, Featured, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

The Warner Robins Demons traveled today to Northside High to face off against the Eagles. The Lady Eagles played their hardest in an attempt to overpower the Lady Demons, but came up short each quarter. In the Lady Demons favor, the game ended with a final score of 71-48. The key contributors for the Lady Demons success were K. Holmes (#30) …

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Update: Lady Demons win Bear Brawl Title

Emily Simmons Basketball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS

Update is located at the bottom of the article. Friday, 12/18/15 Game 1 The Northside Eagles faced off against the Carver Tigers in round one of the Bear Brawl  at Houston County High School tonight.  In the beginning, the Eagles dominated the Tigers throughout the first half of the game, leading everyone watching to believe that they would continue to …

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Demons pound Bears in both boys and girls

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Houston County HS, Scores, Warner Robins HS

Houston County’s Basketball team traveled across the town to visit the Warner Robins Demons. The girls game was controlled well by the Lady Demons all night, with the exception of the 3rd quarter, where the Bears sustained a run that brought them within ten. The final score was 63-43 in favor of the Lady Demons. The boys game was similar, …

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Logan Byrd signs with North Carolina

Greg Elrod Featured, Latest News, Signees, Veterans HS

All-American Quarterback Logan Byrd of Veterans High School signed with The University of North Carolina during a ceremony held today at the school’s cafeteria. In attendance were Byrd’s family, coaches, teammates and many members of the media. Today’s signing will allow Byrd to early enroll at the university and begin classes in January 2016. “He was a very, very, productive …

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Conversations with Tom Mobley: Danny Carpenter

Caleb Glenn Coaches, Northside HS, Podcasts

Pictured: Coach Carpenter is in the center, front row with the football Conversations with Tom Mobley is a monthly podcast series featuring coach-to-coach conversations with some of Houston County and Middle Georgia’s winningest coaches. Each month, Coach Mobley will sit down with these local legends to discuss their career milestones, football insights, and personal inspirations. This month, Coach Mobley talks …

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Perry Panthers claw their way past Veterans

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Game of the Week, Perry HS, Scores, Veterans HS

Photo By: Emily Simmons. In a heated rivalry game, things can get nasty. Fouls will be called, bodies will get thrown, and trash-talk will be said. But one thing remains: basketball. The Panthers knew one team would walk out of the “Nest” a victor, so they went and fought for it. Damion Bagley (#2) led the Panthers to a 72-59 …

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Lady Warhawks rout Perry

Caleb Glenn Basketball, Featured, Game of the Week, Perry HS, Scores, Veterans HS

Photos By: Emily Simmons. The Perry Panthers visited the Veterans Warhawks on Friday night at the “Hawks Nest”. Coach Miranda and her squad led and dominated most of the ballgame. The final score was 59-29 in favor of the Warhawks. For Perry, the leading scorers were”KK” Smith (#23) and Tayeshi Shennet (#4) scoring ten and nine points, respectively. The leading …

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Fromm awarded Gatorade Player of the Year

Caleb Glenn Featured, Houston County HS, Latest News

Jake Fromm, a junior at Houston County High School, is the 2015 Georgia Football Gatorade Player of the Year. The Gatorade Player of the Year program annually recognizes one winner in the District of Columbia and each of the 50 states that sanction high school football, girls volleyball, boys and girls cross country, boys and girls basketball, boys and girls …

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Allatoona ends Bear’s season

Greg Elrod Elite 8, Featured, Game of the Week, Houston County HS, Players

 Allatoona defeated Houston County last night in Acworth.  The elite eight loss ends Houston’s season with a record of 11-1.  The Bears led at half 27-21 but were unable to hold of a 3rd and 4th quarter assault, falling behind by as many as 18.  The Bears battled hard throughout the contest, closing the gap to six with only a few minutes …

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Sportsmic All-County Softball Team announced

Sportsmic Staff Featured, Houston County HS, Perry HS, Players, Softball, The SportsMic Team, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Sportsmic is proud to present the All-County team for the 2015 Softball season.  These young ladies have exhibited great skill on the diamond for their respective schools this year.  As always, selection is a tough process because we have so many great players  in Houston County.  Congratulations to all the girls for a great season!  Outfielders: GRACE HARDEE                Houston …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Rebekah White

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Cheerleading, Featured, Houston County HS

Our Athlete of the Week for Thanksgiving is senior cheerleader, Rebekah White. The daughter of Eddie and Shea White, Rebekah attends Houston County High School and has been on the varsity football and competition cheer squads all four years of her high school career. She is a member of Partners Club and FCA at school and attends Southside Baptist Church. …

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Houston County Bears outlast Mays; advance to elite eight

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS

Photo: Gary Harmon An air of quiet confidence  surrounded the Houston County football team as they took the field Friday to face Mays High School in round two of the GHSA playoffs.   The Raiders took a 12 – 0 lead but the Bears never waivered,  showing the maturity of a seasoned heavyweight, emotionally weathering every punch and eventually winning the contest 42-40.  The win …

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Softball phenom Avery Lamb signs with VSU Blazers

Caleb Glenn Featured, Signees, Softball, Veterans HS

Avery Lamb of Veterans High School signed with Valdosta State for a softball scholarship to play for the Blazers. The signing took place in front of family, friends, coaches and teammates in the VHS cafeteria today. Lamb was one of the top pitchers in the state this year and one of the best in the Warhawks’ history. According to Coach …

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Warhawks cross country star Michael Rowlands signs with Mercer

Caleb Glenn Cross Country, Featured, Signees, Veterans HS

Michael Rowlands of the Veterans Warhawks cross country team signed with the Mercer Bears today in the VHS Cafeteria. His family, friends, teammates and coaches gathered together to watch the senior sign to extend his running career and take it to the next level. Rowlands is a top runner in the state, finishing in second place in the Region 2AAAA …

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Mays vs. Houston (Live Game Call)

Greg Elrod Events, Featured, Game of the Week, Houston County HS, The SportsMic Team

Photo: Ronnie Babbitt Sportsmic’s coverage of the the Mays Vs. Houston County game begins at 6 p.m. with The Coach’s Corner.   Todd Bailey will bring you updates and conversations with Bear coaches prior to the contest. Todd will also catch you up on the weekend ahead in sports. Immediately following the The Coach’s Corner  join Sportsmic’s Greg Elrod and …

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Coy signs with Georgia College and State University

Lindsey Watts Featured, Houston County HS, Signees, Softball

  Today, Amber Coy, a senior from Houston County High School, signed a scholarship to play softball for Georgia College and State University. The event was attended by Amber’s parents, coaches, teammates, and fellow classmates. The Houston third baseman batted .389 in the 2015 season, producing 42 RBI’s. In 126 at bats in the season Coy stuck out only three …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Logan Byrd

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Featured, Veterans HS

Our Athlete of the Week this week is Senior quarterback Logan Byrd. The son of Mike and Shannon Byrd, Logan attends Veterans High School and plans to graduate a semester early, in December 2015. His plan is to get acclimated into the football program for the spring camp in January of 2016 at UNC in Chapel Hill, where he has …

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Gators Ware down Eagles

Greg Elrod Featured, Game of the Week, Northside HS, Players, Scores

Ware County defeated Northside tonight at McConnell-Talbert Stadium by a final score of 16-7.  The loss knocks the Eagles from the GHSA playoffs and ends their season with a 9-2 record.   Northside started fast, then sputtered and stalled through  the remainder of the contest, unable to finish drives  because of the stingy Gator defense paired with  critical turnovers, penalties, and  what some would call questionable officiating. …

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Ware Co. Vs. Northside (Live game call)

Greg Elrod Events, Featured, The SportsMic Team

Join Sportsmic’s Mike Davis and Dennis Clark for the play by play call of  Ware County @ Northside today starting with the SunMark Bank pregame show at 5:30 p.m., followed by the kick off at 6 p.m.   Click the the link below to listen to the game on your smartphone, laptop, or home computer. The Eagles are 1-2 against Ware …

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Veterans battles hard; falls to Thomson

Greg Elrod Game of the Week, Scores, Veterans HS

The Veterans Warhawks found themselves down early in the contest against the number one seeded Thomson Bulldogs last night at the brickyard but David Bruce’s squad roared back with two touchdowns, one from Desjuan Harris and the other from Logan Byrd, to take a 21-20 halftime lead. In the second half, Thomson’s Billy Mance scored on an 87 yard run to give …

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Coffee defeats Warner Robins

Greg Elrod Featured, Game of the Week, Scores, Warner Robins HS

Photo: Brian Russ, Robinsfootball.net The Warner Robins Demons were defeated last night by the Coffee County Trojans in Douglas. The final score was 37-10.  The loss ends the season for the Demons, leaving them with a final season record of 7-4.  Coach Way and his team entered post season play as the number four seed in the very competitive Region 2-AAAAA (West).  …

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Bears trample Mustangs in GHSA round one

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS

Photo: John Daniel Houston County put a whooping on South Effingham in the first round of the GHSA state playoffs at “The MAC” tonight. Jake Fromm led the high powered offense to a dominate performance and the Bears’ defense swarmed to every tackle. After a couple of early miscues, the Bears righted themselves, scored, and never looked back. With ten …

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Will reclass bring dreaded change?

Don Moncrief Blog, Latest News

It’s only happened once before – in the modern era at least: Northside and Warner Robins in two different classifications. That was in 2006-2007. The Eagles were in Class AAAA. The Demons in AAAAA. The first went on to win their first two state championships. The second went 9-5 the first year – fell to Peachtree Ridge in the semifinals …

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Bears: Writing’s on the wall

Greg Elrod Featured, Game of the Week, Houston County HS, Preview

Listen live to the game on Sportsmic.com starting at 7:00 by clicking here or choosing listen now, then the Houston County Channel.  The game is also on Fox Sports 1670, an I heart station. “Very superstitious, writing’s on the wall.”  If that is the case, as the song suggests, tonight it reads, “the team that executes best will win.” Welcome …

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Perry’s Gentry signs with Georgia College

Caleb Glenn Featured, Perry HS, Signees

Cal Gentry of the Perry Panthers signed with the Georgia College Bobcats today in the Perry High School Media Center. Cal’s family, including his grandparents and siblings, gathered with his fellow teammates and coaches to see the Senior sign his letter of intent. Cal plays primarily at short stop for the Panthers, but occasionally, he will assume the role as …

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Perry’s Clerkley signs with Georgia State

Greg Elrod Featured, Perry HS, Signees

Perry Panther Chris Clerkley signed a scholarship today to play basketball at Georgia State University in Atlanta.  The signing was held in the media center of Perry High School with Chris’ family, coaches, friends, and teammates in attendance. “I guess you could say my dream is starting to come true now; all the hard work is finally paying off and …

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HoCo competition cheer wins region

Greg Elrod Cheerleading, Featured, Houston County HS, ringchasing

The sounds of cowbells, blasts of vuvuzela, and screams of joyous fans were still ringing in the ears of the Bear cheer squad as they traveled to Dublin for region competition on Saturday. The energy of the football team’s first region title would help carry the Bears varsity competition cheer squad to their fourth consecutive region championship, scoring 295 of …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Jake Fromm

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Featured, Houston County HS

Our athlete of the week is Jake Fromm, a junior from Houston County. The son of Lee and Emerson Fromm, Jake is the starting quarterback for the Houston County Bears football team. He has played baseball for the Bears for two years on varsity and three years on the varsity football squad. Fromm has won many awards during his time …

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Houston County defeats Northside; claims region crown

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Scores

Photo: Gary Harmon Houston County defeated Northside last night at McConnell-Talbert Stadium by a final score of 34-13.  The win is the  first in the 18 year history of the series and earns the Bears a city championship, region 2-AAAAA championship, and number one seed entering the GHSA playoffs. The loss snaps a 20 game win streak for the defending …

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Houston County Vs. Northside (Live Game Call)

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Tonight’s ballgame between Houston County and Northside will be available from both the Northside (Home) call and the Houston County (Visitors) call.  Click a link below for your preference. Houston County Bears vs Northside Eagles  We hope you enjoy the game! We appreciate all the great support from the fans over the 2015 regular season!

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Untying the tie just became simpler … I think?

Sportsmic Staff Blog, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

For the home feed tonight go to Sportsmic.com, Northside Channel For the away feed tonight go to Sportsmic.com, Houston Co. Channel Untying the tie, just became simpler … I think Ding-dong, ding-dong, ding-dong … As the clock struck midnight last night, the Warner Robins Demons (6-3, 7-3) found themselves seeded fourth in the 2-AAAAA State playoffs, starting next week, after suffering …

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Greyhounds outpace Demons

Greg Elrod Scores, Warner Robins HS

Photo: Bruce Avery The Jones County Greyhounds defeated the Warner Robins Demons tonight at McConnell-Talbert Stadium by a final score of 34-10.  The Demons had opportunities early including a early turnover by Jones on their first possession of the game and a long kickoff return to start the game by Marquez Callaway.  The Game was tight until the 4th quarter …

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Hounds in search of first McConnell-Talbert win

Greg Elrod Featured, Game of the Week, Preview, Warner Robins HS

Tonight  Jones County  will travel to McConnell-Talbert stadium to face the Warner Robins Demons in a key Region 2-AAAAA matchup.  The contest represents the first of two big weekend games which will determine the seeding for the four teams of the west sub-region as they enter the playoffs. A review of the the Greyhounds’ road record at McConnell-Talbert has to …

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How to untie a tie

Sportsmic Staff Blog, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

Region winner and seeding may require skilled mathematics … Tick-tock, tick-tock, tick tock … Those are the sounds that linger as I prepare, in a quiet area, to figure out the high school playoff picture with one weekend of exciting football to go. It reminds me of a time when I would do my homework as a boy, and I …

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HoCo looks to dethrone Northside

Sportsmic Staff Featured, Game of the Week, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Preview

It’s good to be King. We’ve all heard this phrase and many of us have used it referring to times when we were, or appeared to be in control.  While being King has its glamour, it also has strenuous job requirements.  Not the least of which is defending the kingdom.  It is difficult to argue that Northside is not King …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Horizon Athlete of the Month: Blake Ethridge

Caleb Glenn Horizon Athlete of the Month, Warner Robins HS

Our Academy Sports+Outdoors Horizon Athlete for November is 7th grader, Blake Ethridge. Blake is the son of Scot and Allison Ethridge and attends Huntington Middle School. He has played football for eight years and baseball for nine years. Blake is a member at Southside Baptist Church and in 2014 made the Honor Roll at school. In the sports world, Blake …

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Northside roasts Razorbacks

Greg Elrod Featured, Northside HS, Players

Photo: Ronnie Babbitt Photography Northside scored early and often taking care of Cross Creek in short order today at McConnell-Talbert Stadium in Warner Robins.  The scoring started in the first quarter as Desean Dinkins, with 6:56 remaining in the 1st,  ran it in from 17 yards out.  Marcus Jolly returned a punt for a 52 yard Touchdown. Alonso added his …

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Perry drops season finale

Greg Elrod Featured, Perry HS, Players

The Perry Panthers fell to West Laurens in the final game of the season for Coach Carl Dixon’s squad.  Perry honored their seniors at the game which was held at the Panther Pit in Perry.  The game was close at half with West Laurens lead only 14-0.  The second half belonged to the Blue Raiders as they went on a …

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Demons spank Warriors

Caleb Glenn Featured, Warner Robins HS

Photo:  Bruce Avery The Warner Robins Demons played the Grovetown Warriors on Friday night and beat them handily by a score of 45-6. The Demons now have a guaranteed spot in the playoffs and compete for seeding next Thursday against Jones County. The most impressing aspect besides the score of this ballgame, was that the Demons were without their allstar …

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Houston slays Knights 42-15

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Players

Houston County scored on their first two drives of the night slicing through the Evans knights picking up a key region win by the final of 42-15 tonight in Augusta.  Javon West got the scoring started for the Bears with a 21 yard blast at the 11:11 mark in the first quarter.  Strevig’s kick was good and the bears led …

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Warhawks narrowly escape North Oconee; Fall to Buford and Walnut Grove

Caleb Glenn Featured, Softball, Veterans HS

In a pitcher’s dual in the Elite Eight in Columbus, the Veterans Warhawks, led by Coach David Coffey, routed North Oconee to advance to the winner’s bracket late Thursday afternoon. Avery Lamb pitched a 7-inning shutout and fought off a tough North Oconee squad to strike out five. Both offenses struggled, trying to find something to hit, to put in …

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Be angry, not mad

Greg Elrod Blog, Featured

Is being angry ever a good thing?  I worked for a very successful businessman who mentored me and he would always say “Greg, when you get mad, you lose.  Right then, the game is over, you have lost.”  In this particular case we were discussing dealing with the customers who were less than satisfied with their contractual position.  In other …

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Lady Bear bats batter Bucs

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Scores, Softball

The Houston County Lady Bears scored in four of the first five innings, building a lead that they would not relinquish as they defeated Allatoona by a final score of 6-1.  The win, the second of the day for the Lady Bears,  moves the team one step closer to their state championship goal.  Houston’s bats racked up twelve hits and …

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Lady Bears ease past Northside-Columbus

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Scores, Softball

Houston County used a clutch hit by Emily Simmons in the 6th inning to take the lead and hold off Northside-Columbus for a 3-2 win.   The win propels the Lady Bears into the winner’s bracket of the Elite 8 contest where they will see action tonight against against Alatoona at 7:45 p.m. Alatoona defeated Houston’s region 2 rival Jones …

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Conversations: Friends of Coach Chip Malone

Greg Elrod Coaches, Featured, Podcasts, Warner Robins HS

The late Coach Chip Malone was a former Head Coach for the Varsity Boys Basketball team at Warner Robins High School from 1991 to 2009 – the last his year of retirement. He led teams to three Region Championships, one Sweet 16, one Elite 8, one State Final (runner up), and holds an unsurpassed record of six consecutive Bear Brawl Christmas Basketball …

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Experience meets emotion in Columbus GHSA tourney

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Preview, Softball, Veterans HS

This is not just another softball tournament. Most of the participants in the GHSA softball tournament in Columbus have gained valuable experience and exposure playing on the travel ball circuit. Competing against the best players from across the state with teams of All Star players from towns all over Georgia. This type of play has helped mold many of the …

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Academy Sports + Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Stefan Hill

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Featured, Houston County HS

Stefan Hill is a senior at Houston County High School and is this week’s Athlete of the Week. The son of Nikima Smothers and Troy Stephens, Stefan has played football at Houston County for three years, one year JV and two years on the varsity squad. He has started in the defensive backfield the two years he has been on varsity …

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Eagles survive trip to Grovetown land

Greg Elrod Featured, Northside HS, Scores

Photo Credit: Chad Walters What do Dallas Cowboy helmets, Baltimore (Indianapolis) Colt Jerseys, an eagle mascot, Georgia Tech emblem T-shirts, a train whistle, fans dressed like cowboys, Ole Miss Uniforms, and the nickname Warriors have in common?  Nothing, that’s my point.  This hodgepodge of themes can mean only one thing, you’ve landed in Grovetown land. It’s a little different there. …

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Houston County jumps Greenbrier

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Players, Scores

Photo Credit: John Daniel It was clear that Houston County intended to make a statement while hosting their last ever regular season home game at McConnell-Talbert Stadium.   Houston County High School honored seniors  from the football team,  band, cheer squad and support staff prior to the kickoff last night.  This year, the 25th anniversary of HOCO football, will be …

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Mary Persons runs past Veterans

Don Moncrief Featured, Veterans HS

The Warhawk was fast. The Warhawk was elusive. He darted in. He zipped out. He dove from above. He climbed like a jet. Unfortunately, that was the “real” Warhawk – real “hawk” rather – let loose from the top of the pressbox to entertain the fans prior to the kickoff between Veterans and Mary Persons. The real “Warhawk(s)” were not …

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Lady Warhawks: Room to Soar

Greg Elrod Featured, Softball, Veterans HS

If Veterans’ softball is in need of inspiration they just look up. When high winds took the top completely off of their home dugout on Oct. 2 it created a rally point and, well, a different perspective for the high-flying Lady Warhawks. The destruction happened just prior to the team claiming the Region 2-AAAA tourney championship at Southern Pines Softball …

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Lady Bears to face River Ridge Lady Knights

Sportsmic Staff Featured, Houston County HS, Softball

The River Ridge Lady Knights will travel to Houston County to face the Lady Bears in round two of the GHSA AAAAA Softball Tournament which resumes play on Wednesday.  River Ridge, representing  Region 7-AAAAA, began tournament play with a sweep of #1 seed Dunwoody.  The Lady Knights are 22-11 overall and 12-1 in Region play. A record that was good enough …

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Legends Interview: James Brooks

Greg Elrod Events, Featured, Legends, Podcasts, Warner Robins HS

Few names in Warner Robins sports history are more closely associated with on the field  success than James Brooks,  for good reason.  Brooks played for Warner Robins High School where he led the Demons to the 1976 State Title and National Championship.   He went on the play for Auburn University from 1977 to 1980 where he earned All-American honors, setting …

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Hounds Edge Houston County

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Scores

The Houston County Bears let one slip through their paws, literally,  Friday night in Gray.  Jones County used a tenacious attack from an undersized defensive line to harass Bears’ QB Jake Fromm just enough to provide the edge needed to get the  24-17 win.   In the loss, Fromm passed for almost 400 yards (2TDs, 2-Int’s) with several critical passes …

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Perry, Veterans prepare for ‘turf war’

Don Moncrief Perry HS, Veterans HS

7-7 after three (versus Houston County). 7-7 at the half (Mary Persons). 7-6 at the half (Howard). 7-6 at the half (Peach County), 4-0 at the half (Monroe) … What does the fox say? “We’ve been competitive. Very competitive. We’ve just got to take it to four quarters.” So said Perry football Head Coach Carl Dixon, who didn’t call himself …

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Legends Interview: Peach County’s Jacquez Green

Greg Elrod Legends, Podcasts

Jacquez Green is a native of Fort Valley, Georgia. Growing up he was a star athlete at Peach County High School where he excelled in football, basketball and track and field. Earning all-state honors in both basketball and football as a senior, Green was also a member of the Trojans’ state championship 4×100-meter relay team as a junior. He would …

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UPDATE: Perry falls in Game 3

Greg Elrod Featured, Perry HS, Softball

UPDATE: The good news for Perry Thursday was that it was able to score early. The bad news: It was unable to score late. Wayne County had a similar problem. Unfortunately for the Perry faithful, it was able to push across a couple of runs for a 5-4 win. That gave the Lady Jackets the series-clincher in the two teams’ Class …

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Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Amber Garrett

Caleb Glenn Athlete of the Week, Featured, Perry HS, Softball

This week’s outstanding Athlete of the Week is senior, Amber Garrett. The daughter of Todd and Allison Garrett, Amber plays catcher for the Perry Lady Panthers. She is a four-year varsity letterman and was named to the first team All-Region 2AAAA Team her Sophomore and Junior years. Amber is a four year honor roll student and is involved in FCA, …

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Annual Rilvary Games Highlight Big Football Week

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

If you are a high school football fan this is your kind of week. Two key football rivalry games will happen here in Houston County, both with huge region implications. Also, scheduled for the same time as the rivalry games, Houston County faces Jones County in Gray, Georgia, in another key region matchup. There is plenty of gridiron action to …

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Veterans Defeats Perry for Area Championship

Greg Elrod Featured, Scores, Veterans HS, Volleyball

Veterans and Perry faced off  today in the final match of the Area Championship Volleyball Tournament held at Mary Persons High School in Forsyth, Georgia with Veterans  coming out on top in three games, (25-12),(25-13), (25-14). The  Panthers and  Warhawks followed  different routes into the final game of the seven team tournament.  Veterans, with the advantage of a first round …

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Veterans trying for fourth straight; HoCo falls

Greg Elrod Featured, Veterans HS, Volleyball

The Lady Warhawks (34-7) of Veterans High School will be traveling to Mary Persons Saturday seeking to win a fourth consecutive Area Volleyball Tournament championship. As the number one seed, Veterans will have a bye in the first round of the tournament which begins  at 9 a.m. at the Mary Person’s High School gym in Forsyth. At 11 a.m. Veterans …

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Lady Warhawks Win Yet Another Region Title

Caleb Glenn Featured, Scores, Softball, Veterans HS

The Veterans Warhawks played West Laurens Thursday night at Southern Pines in Dublin for the 2AAAA Region Championship. West Laurens had to defeat the Lady Warhawks twice to clinch the title, but Veterans got the job done in the 1st game in another nail-biter. On the mound for the Warhawks was Senior pitcher, Avery Lamb. She pitched a complete game …

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Butler, Wolfpack Fend Off Lady Bears For Region Title

Caleb Glenn Featured, Houston County HS, Scores, Softball

The Greenbrier Wolfpack came to Warner Robins Thursday night to play in the Region 2AAAAA Championship against the Bears of Houston County. In order to win, Greenbrier had to defeat HOCO twice to be crowned champions of the region. The Lady Bears, though, had other plans, fighting as hard as they could. Greenbrier took the first game in what started …

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Lady Bears Edge Greenbrier

Greg Elrod Featured, Houston County HS, Softball

Houston County used great defense and a super pitching performance to win a tight, hard fought 1 – 0 contest over Greenbrier in the region tournament today at Houston County High School.  The win puts the Lady Bears in great shape in the tournament.  As the only undefeated team remaining in region 2AAAAA tourney,  Jones County or Greenbrier will have …

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Jones Co. Knocks Northside from Tourney

Sportsmic Staff Latest News, Northside HS, Scores, Softball

Working from the loser bracket of the region 2-AAAAA softball tournament, the Jones County Greyhounds defeated the Lady Eagles today by a final score of 7-0. The win sends Jones into tomorrow’s tournament action against the two remaining teams Greenbrier and Houston County, who play tonight. Jones County started fast with a lead-off single by Barnes and then followed with …

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Bill Curry Speaks To Local Rotary Club

Greg Elrod Blog, Coaches, Featured, Latest News, Podcasts

Bill Curry, legendary football coach and player, was in town Tuesday to speak to the Warner Robins Rotary Club. The event was held at the Wellston Center in Warner Robins. After the gathering, Mike Davis was able to sit down with Curry for a Sportsmic interview (below). Curry played college football for Bobby Dodd at Georgia Tech in the mid …

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Greenbrier Ends Demonettes Season

Greg Elrod Softball, Warner Robins HS

The Warner Robins softball team dropped two games to the Greenbrier Lady Wolfpack yesterday in region crossover action held at  Jones County High School.   Greenbrier was the number one seed from the Augusta side of region  2 AAAAA and Warner Robins was the four seed from their side of the region. If the Demonettes could have managed to win …