Local clubs eliminated from state tournament

Don Moncrief Basketball, Featured, Northside HS, Perry HS, Warner Robins HS

Northside’s, Warner Robins and Perry’s boys had this: Making it to the quarterfinals of the state basketball tournament is a feat in and of itself. What they didn’t have, after Wednesday’s road matchups for all three, was an advance to the Final Four. The Eagles fell to Brunswick 64-54. The Demons ran into one of those Buford teams – like …

3-pointers key in Buford win over Warner Robins

Don Moncrief Basketball, Featured, Warner Robins HS

Some might have called it perseverance. Some might have called it stubbornness. Buford might have deemed it faith or just believing in who you are. Whatever it was, it worked. The Lady Wolves beat Warner Robins 77-56 Tuesday in the Class AAAAA Quarterfinals held at the home of the Demonettes. The visitor from above Atlanta missed its first five attempts …

Northside girls lose heartbreaker to Greenbrier

Don Moncrief Basketball, Featured, Northside HS

Kaliyah Little was there at the start. Kaliyah Little was there in the middle. Kaliyah Little was there in the end. Kaliyah Little, the Northside High sophomore guard, was the star. Only one thing kept her from being the hero. Actually two. One second and one free throw. With the score tied at 51, Greenbrier’s Yasmine Avery threw up a …