Bainbridge rallies to pull away from Veterans

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Veterans finished what it started. Ordinarily that’s a good thing. Not against Bainbridge Friday in Freedom Field. The Warhawks started the game by scoring. The Warhawks ended the game by scoring. Sandwiched in between, however, were four Bearcats scores as they won 28-14. Those actually came in the second half as Veterans limited Bainbridge to two three-and-outs and punts to …

Veterans makes it six-straight county championships

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“It was an exciting night.” So summed Veterans Head Coach Marlene Rogers of the 2017 Houston County Volleyball Championship, adding “as is every county championship.” The last six – including Tuesday’s – have one thing in common: The Lady Warhawks as champions. While Houston County was beating Perry in one semifinal (25-18, 25-9), Veterans was busy getting the edge over …

Veterans sweeps county CC championships

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Veterans High School’s girls and boys each earned first in the 2017 Houston County Cross Country Championships held Tuesday at Huntington Middle School. The defending champ Lady Warhawks finished with 31 points. Perry was second with 55, followed by Houston County with 82, Warner Robins with 89 and Northside with 94. The Warhawks, taking the title back from Perry, had …

Veterans wins Area matches against WR, Harris County

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“It was a very good night for VHS.” Well said, Lady Warhawks Head Coach Marlene Rogers, referring to the fact her squad beat Harris County and host Warner Robins in the second of three Area matches, which determine who wins the Area and goes to the state tournament. The first game against the Lady Tigers was close “the entire time,” …

Howard wins battle of the bats over Perry; HoCo beats NHS; VHS falls

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Ordinarily, 13 hits gets you a win. In fact, about the only thing that could foul it up would be a very stubborn opposition, and such was the case for Perry in its home game against Howard. It put up 17 and beat the Lady Panthers 17-8 (avenging a 5-4 loss in eight innings back on Sept. 7). It was …