Lady Warhawks finish runner-up at state

Don Moncrief Featured, Golf, Houston County HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Veterans’ girls earned a runner-up finish at the GHSA Class AAAAA state golf tournament help Monday-Tuesday at various golf courses around the state. Their competition held at Oak Mountain Golf Club in Carrollton, the Lady Warhawks shot 245 in Round 1. That was just five off of eventual champion Starr’s Mill. The problem was the Lady Panthers knocked off six …

Shaianne Sipsey helps lead VHS at state; AAAAA, AAAAAA results

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Shaianne Sipsey of Veterans High School turned in the top performance locally at the GHSA Class AAAAA and AAAAAA track and field meet held at Grisham Stadium in Carrollton May 11-13. Sipsey qualified and competed in the 400-meter dash. She was third in the preliminaries – with a time of 56.10 – and then cut that down to 55.02 to …

Centennial knocks Bears out of state tourney

Don Moncrief Houston County HS, Soccer

Centennial put an end to Houston County’s soccer year Wednesday on Freedom Field. The Knights of Roswell beat the Bears 7-3. Neither was able to score approximately 20 minutes in but Kevin Velasquez got Centennial on board first with about 17 minutes showing. Heath Henry, who had two of the Bears’ goals, tied it shortly thereafter, but Osvaldo Cabrales gave …

HoCo, Veterans advances; Perry falls

Don Moncrief Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Veterans HS

Houston County and Veterans swept. Perry was swept. Those were the results of the opening round of the GHSA baseball playoffs this past week. The Bears rallied – twice even – to beat Heritage, Conyers while the Warhawks avoided a rally in Game 1 against East Paulding while rolling in Game 2. Perry fell in two games to Luella. The …