Warner Robins slips past HoCo, Perry

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

Warner Robins hosted two from the county Thursday night and won both. “My girls were 100 percent focused against Houston County,” said Demonettes Head Coach Cassie Bennett. Her squad beat the Lady Bears 25-18, 25-17. “I don’t know that there was a single player with an off game against them last night,” she said. “They were like, as my high …

HoCo hosts trio; WR swept; Perry sweeps NHS

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

They had this: “All the teams left it all on the court at the end of the night for sure.” That was Houston County volleyball Head Coach Maria Huelsman on a trio of teams – not counting the Lady Bears – battling it out at Houston County Tuesday. (This after hosting a bunch Saturday in their play date.) The teams …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week (volleyball): Parker Hogan

Don Moncrief Featured, Volleyball, Warner Robins HS

How much does Parker Hogan love volleyball? Well, words probably won’t describe. Scars, however … In particular there’s the one under the Warner Robins High student athlete’s chin where she once ran into the bleachers while chasing a ball and wound up getting stitches – not to mention whiplash for a few days. The good news, she joked, was it …

Perry downs Northside; WR hammers Howard; VHS edges Dodge County

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The first time Perry (4-5) and Northside met – back on Aug. 15 – the Lady Eagles won on the last play of the game. Monday, the Lady Panthers didn’t make that an option. Perry won 13-3. Even a six-run inning seventh – such was the case last time – was not an option for Northside (6-6), as the game …

Football: 5 things we learned (Vol. 2)

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Thank you Veterans Offensive Coordinator Steve Ruzic. Thank you for reminding us there is more than football (or baseball or basketball …). To explain: Ruzic was a guest on this past week’s Crunchtime from Sonny’s. The conversation immediately started with football. Ruzic politely balked and said: No, first … He then went on to ask for prayers and support for …