Special teams lead Perry past Harris County

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Perry HS

It was all about “big plays”. Well … mostly, in Perry’s 49-22 win over Harris County at home.   Big-play-wise, Davion Ross accounted for two and two scores on kickoff returns. Together they averaged about 90 yards and combined 177 total. Je’Cory Burks also returned a blocked punt for a touchdown and the kickoff team recovered a fumble – one …

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 …

Irma knocks out 2; Demonettes shut out Lady Eagles

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

The big winner Thursday in volleyball? Irma. The hurricane – thanks to the threat of traffic conditions – managed to take out two contests: Perry (and Strong Rock) at Luella and Houston County at West Laurens. “Disappointed we didn’t get to go,” said Lady Panthers Head Coach Terri Hunt, “but didn’t want to be stuck in traffic on a bus, …

Rylee Lamb leads HoCo past NHS; VHS one-hit; Perry wins in 8

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

Houston County’s Rylee Lamb didn’t have an answer for Nicole Morales. Everybody else on the Northside squad, however? Hitless. Lamb surrendered two hits in the Lady Bears’ 11-1 win in five innings. Both of them came to Morales, as did that lone RBI. Houston County on the other hand, touched up two Lady Eagle pitchers, Makalie King and Kylie Ussery, …