Veterans, Perry split matchups; Lady Eagles take down Upson-Lee

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A reversal of fortunes. That’s been the results between Perry and Veterans in two matchups this season; good news or bad news depends on which side of the fence you’re on. For the Lady Warhawks, that has resulted in two wins. The latest came Tuesday, a 33-28 victory at home. Veterans jumped out to a nice lead in the contest …

Veterans set to host holiday classic

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“We have a talented and competitive group of teams and we are looking forward to an awesome tournament.” So said Veterans High School girls basketball Head Coach Nicki Miranda of the Shane’s Rib Shack Holiday Classic the school will again play host to Dec. 20-23. Sixteen teams – eight girls and eight boys squads – will make up the field. …

Warner Robins sweeps Westside; Veterans splits with Houston County

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Warner Robins’ boys kept their unbeaten string intact Tuesday, with an 86-62 win at home over Westside. It’s a different story for the Seminoles, as they fell to 0-3. The Demons led 19-12 after one and 44-28 at the break. The lead was 20, 63-43, after three, with the host outscoring its visitor 23-19 in the fourth. Warner Robins’ girls …

WRHS’s Shynia Jackson signs with ETSU

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She went from being one of the shortest on the basketball court to one of the tallest. Now she’s going from being a Warner Robins Demonette to an East Tennessee State University Lady Buccaneer. That transition – following her senior year that is – was made official for Shynia Jackson during a scholarship signing Thursday at Warner Robins High School. …

Perry’s “KK” Smith signs with Lady Mariners

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Perry has to order an extra pair of shoes for next year. They’re for the additional person that’s going to be needed to fill those of Kirondria Smith. The Perry student-athlete signed a basketball scholarship to Coastal Georgia Wednesday. “Since she’s been here she’s won a lot of games for us and scored a lot of points,” said Tyler Rodgers, …