All-SportsMic softball team

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FIRST TEAM Grace Hardee School: Houston County High Year: Senior Position: Left field/first base By the numbers: Batting average – .457; 43 hits; nine doubles; three triples; 16 homeruns; 47 runs scored; 50 RBIs; fielding percentage – .934; seven stolen bases Awards: Named the All-Region 1-AAAAAA Player of the Year. Coach’s (Angela Crawford) corner: “Best hitter to play at Houston …

Tanner Reid paces Perry at WR, Bleckley Co. invites

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Perry’s Tanner Reid took first in individual honors for the 18th annual Warner Robins Invitation held Tuesday. He did likewise Thursday at the Bleckley County Invitational. Reid finished in 16:02.15 to help the Panthers finish third overall. They had 93 points in that regard, while Richmond Hill finished first of the 17 schools with 48. Veterans was second for the …

Northside beats WRHS; VHS edges out Tift County

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Seven is regarded by many in religious circles as God’s perfect number. Not in softball circles. In particular, not if that’s the number of “errors” that show up on the boxscore. Such was the case for Warner Robins Monday in a 13-5 loss at Northside. (Note: The Lady Eagles charted one of those as a hit.) Two of those errors …

Perry wins third straight; HoCo, VHS have streaks snapped

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Perry made it three straight and four out of its last five, with a 10-2 win Tuesday over Upson-Lee. The win(s) got the Lady Panthers back to .500, 5-5. The Lady Knights fell to 2-6. The game was close early. The visitor from Thomaston scored one in the first to get out front. The Lady Panthers answered with two in …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Deja Cheatham

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Deja Cheatham is a people-to-people person. In one sense that’s literal. The Northside High School student-athlete is a People to People Ambassador. As such, she has traveled to France and England. In another sense, it’s psychological because as of late, she’s been driving the opposition crazy. Just ask Howard, Perry, Hawkinsville and Mount de Sales, four teams that fell to …