HoCo brings a little lightning of its own in Spalding win

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Houston County HS

It took a little longer than expected – thanks to a lightning delay of about an hour – but Houston County notched its second win of the season Friday – back-to-back at that – as it beat Spalding 27-7. The Bears scored on their opening drive to set the tone. The Jaguars, who fell to 1-3, answered that for their …

Lamb, Hardee lead HoCo shut out of VHS

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

The first time Houston County and Veterans met – back on Aug. 10 – it was a 6-5 win for the Lady Warhawks; in walk-off fashion, no less. The Lady Bears might have remembered. At least the scoreboard said they did, as they out-hit Veterans 14-5 in a 15-0 win; in four innings, and in a payback sort of way, …

VHS sweeps WRHS; HoCo falls in walk-off fashion, Spalding rallies past Perry

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

Well, you can give Warner Robins this. The Demonettes kept it competitive early. Late, on the other hand, it began to fall apart as Veterans beat the girls at home, 14-5. Both scored two runs to start the first. The Lady Warhawks pushed one across in the second and then it was back to two each in the third. Veterans …

Demons power past the Bears

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Houston County HS, Warner Robins HS

File it under wake-up call. And, call it for both Warner Robins and Houston County. After each had done little to start the game and punted, the Bears’ wake-up call came on the Demons’ second possession. They went 12 plays during that span and nearly scored twice. The first time was on Jaeven West’s 43-yard run into the endzone. A …

Perry, HoCo rally for wins; VHS and WRHS fall

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

The late innings proved to be somewhat significant in local softball action held Thursday. For Perry that meant scoring four runs in the seventh to get past Upson-Lee 6-3. For Houston County it was scoring a single run in the fourth, fifth and sixth to sneak past Jones County 3-2, and for Veterans it meant seeing Harris County push eight …