Demons earn Elite 8 spot; Lady Eagles fall

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Warner Robins came within one point of reaching the century mark for the third time this year on the basketball court (coming within a few points three other times) as it beat Eagle’s Landing in the second round of the GHSA Class AAAAA state tournament. The Demons won 99-82 – the contest held at Veterans High to meet GHSA occupancy …

Perry takes down Jones County; Eagles pick up first win

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Perry is off to a 4-1 start on the baseball diamond. The latest win came Tuesday, 2-1, at home against Jones County. It was good all around, as Justin Eckman worked six and a third solid innings. He gave up two hits – the Greyhounds’ only hits – while striking out seven and walking four. Andrew Newhouse went 2-3. His …

Demons, Lady Eagles advance at state

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Seniors Jacolbey Owens and Nelson Phillips each chipped in 21 points to help lead Warner Robins into the second round of the GHSA Class AAAAA state basketball tournament. The Demons beat Ware 96-63. The pair hit the first three baskets – a put-back by Phillips to start and a trey after Owens had driven in for a layup. Champ Dawson, …

Warner Robins, Veterans sweep opponents

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It took a shootout, but Warner Robins’ boys earned their first win of the year Thursday. The Demons edged out Bainbridge, 6-5, at home. The Bearcats jumped out to a 3-1 halftime lead, but Warner Robins tied it in the second half with a pair of goals and then won it with a 3-2 advantage. It improved to 1-2 as …

Several local wrestlers win at state

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Several local high school wrestlers won state titles this past week/weekend at GHSA Traditional Championships held at the Macon Centreplex. Houston County had three qualify at the AAAAAA level. They were Bryan Hernandez, Reed Vincent and D’Monte Harris. Hernandez, a junior, won in the 132-pound weight class. He beat Alan Tran via a fall at the 1:03 mark. Vincent, another …