HCHS’s Caitlyn Davis signs with Georgia College

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Softball

“The hardest-working softball player I have ever coached.” If that didn’t sum up the respect Houston County High softball Head Coach Angela Crawford had built for Caitlyn Davis, nothing did. And, she wasn’t done. “You can’t ever say you have a favorite,” she said, of her senior catcher who signed a scholarship with Georgia College and State University Tuesday at …

Northside pair sign with East Georgia State College

Don Moncrief Featured, Northside HS, Softball

“The more things change, the more they stay the same.” Some might question the accuracy of that saying, but not Cassidy Ruffin and Sam Cannon. They were teammates before. They’ll be teammates again, as the pair of Northside High softball players signed a scholarship with East Georgia State College in Swainsboro on Tuesday at the school. “Cassidy, we’re bringing in …

All-SportsMic softball team

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

Following is the All-SportsMic softball team for 2016:   Player of the Year Houston County – Madi Slappey (54 hits; .563 batting average; .611 on base percentage; 15 stolen bases)   Pitcher of the Year Warner Robins – Courtney Walker (143 innings; 171 strikeouts; 2.05 earned run average)   Offensive Player of the Year Houston County – Grace Hardee (.434 …

Eastside ends Perry’s postseason/year

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Perry out-hit Eastside. Eastside out-scored Perry. The difference between the two meant a 10-6 win for the Lady Eagles and that their season continued on into the second round of the Class AAAA state tournament. The Lady Panthers’ year came to an end at 13-20. Perry also committed six errors in the game and walked seven hitters. Six free passes …