Munson hits game-winner to lift Eagles past Bears

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

“They understand their strength. When you can play defense and have a kicker like they have …” That was Houston County Head Coach Ryan Crawford on Northside – the condensed version. He was probably a lot more accurate than he wanted to be. True to form, the Eagles played defense, and with two seconds left, brought in Cory Munson for …

HoCo sweeps in dramatic fashion; NHS eliminated

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

Rylee Lamb’s walk-off, two-out single in the bottom of the seventh gave Houston County exactly what it needed to sweep Richmond Hill in the first round of the GHSA Class AAAAAA state softball tournament. The Lady Bears won 9-8 as a result. The inning started with Megan Whitaker’s single. Kendall Huelsman sacrified her to second. The Lady Wildcats brought Alaina …

Defense provides offense in Northside win over Valdosta

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Northside HS

Cory Munson got his. Lately, he always does. This time, however, it was Northside’s defense that made the game-grinding-winning difference in the Eagles’ 16-7 win over Valdosta. To begin with – or rather “end” with – was Kameron Tate’s interception in the final seconds. Prior to that, and even more threat ending, was Tubby McCall’s interception. That came with the …