HoCo sweeps Perry; VHS contends well in Columbus

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Volleyball

Houston County beat Perry 3-0 in volleyball Thursday at home. It was a bit of a “sluggish” start, said Head Coach Maria Huelsman, but “in the third, we took it to them we way we should have been playing all night.” Serving, she said, “was devastating. All my kids have amazing jump serves. There was not one real stand out.” …

Back-to-back doubles cap Veterans rally

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

Kyndall Foster and Skyler Welford hit back-to-back doubles – the last a walk-off – to cap a three-run rally that lifted Veterans to a 6-5 win over Houston County Thursday at home. Anna Dumas and Trinity Thiel each singled to start the inning off for the Lady Warhawks. Raegan Stella came in to pinch run for Thiel. A pop up …

HoCo powers past WR

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

Warner Robins got off to a good start. That much is sure. It got off to a good start against Northside the day prior (Monday) – four runs in the first and second en route to a 12-6 win. It got off to a good start again against Houston County on Tuesday with a run in the first. Good starts …

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 …