Maxwell has NHS, HOCO 2nd, 5th, respectively

Don Moncrief Coaches, Featured, football, Houston County HS, Northside HS

It could at least provide incentive. For Northside: Some, maybe more. For Houston County: More, maybe lots. That is the latest and greatest Maxwell Ratings just released. In Region 1-AAAAAA, Valdosta is rated first. Northside is rated second, Lee County third, Coffee fourth and Houston County fifth. That is with only four of those making the playoffs. (See: incentive – …

Perry HOCO get first looks via scrimmage

Greg Elrod Featured, football, Game of the Week, Houston County HS, Perry HS

Perry and Houston County coaches – and players – each got their first look at what 2016 might hold during a scrimmage held Friday in Herb St. John stadium in Perry. For the Bears, it might have been about “tweaking”. Putting in place the last pieces and setting their sights on improving on last year’s region championship and 11-2 record …

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 …

“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 …

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 …