Bears, Eagles remain No. 1, 2, respectively

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

The Bears and Eagles are keeping pace with each other. Both scored 49 points this Friday night (Northside, a 49-0 shutout of Henry County and Houston County a 49-31 win over Peach County). Both also remain atop the Class AAAAAA polls. The Bears stayed No. 1 and the Eagles No. 2. You might say that the next five are also …

Eagles roll past Henry County

Giovanni Reyes Featured, football, Northside HS

The Northside Eagles improve to 2-0 after a 49-0 win over the Henry County Warhawks on Friday night at McConnell Talbert stadium. The Eagles scored early with 9:36 remaining in the first quarter. They hit on a 56-yard pass from Tobias Oliver to Trayvon Willis. Alex Gelter scored the extra point. It was 7-0 at that point. Then, with 2:01 remaining …

Lady Bears roll past Valdosta; NHS falls to Lee County

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

What’s the best way to make a road trip to play Valdosta shorter? Well, Houston County High found two solutions. First, play the game at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton. That cuts out just about an hour – one way. The second is to make short work of your opponent. That’s exactly what the Lady Bears did. They beat …

Bears hold onto top spot; Demons fall

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

There were a couple of changes, according to Georgia High School Football Daily, the AJC and others, to the rankings for Class AAAAAA after the first week of action. One thing that didn’t (change) was that Houston County remained at the top following its 26-14 win over Mary Persons in the 25th running of the Corky Kell Classic. Glynn Academy, …

Local clubs have mixed results

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

Splits-ville. That was mostly the theme of this past weekend’s softball action, as all but Warner Robins had mixed results on the scoreboard. Northside, for example, edged out Whitewater 1-0 in one of its contests, but fell to Thomas County Central 4-1 in another. Both of those were played on the road Saturday in tournament action. Next up for the …