HoCo drops Evans to advance

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Volleyball

There were “moments of it,” but a full and complete demonstration is still yet to come. That is “potential”, as defined by Head Coach Maria Huelsman following the Lady Bears’ 3-0 win over Evans in the first round of the GHSA Class AAAAAA state volleyball tournament. “I am pretty excited about this team,” she said. “I feel like we played …

Veterans rolls in first round of state tourney

Don Moncrief Featured, Veterans HS, Volleyball

It might have been the proverbial: adding insult to injury. That is, the fact Eagles Landing’s bus broke down north of Macon while en route to Veterans for its GHSA Class AAAAA state tournament opener. Then, after finally reaching the home of the Lady Warhawks, it was quickly dispatched 3 sets to 0. Veterans won the first, 25-10, the second, …

Veterans makes it six-straight county championships

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

“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 …

HoCo sweeps 3 to lead Area competition

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Volleyball

An “amazing night.” That’s how Houston County volleyball Head Coach Maria Huelsman summed the Lady Bears’ Thursday night. The squad swept all three opponents they face, which currently has them in first place in AAAAAA Area 1 – with Valdosta, Northside and Lee County. Houston County began the night by beating host Lee County 2-1. “It was an epic battle,” …