HoCo, VHS earn No. 1 seeds; Perry rallies for No. 2

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

Houston County and Veterans are both headed to the state tournament as No. 1 seeds. The Lady Bears had to get there by beating Lee County in a rematch Saturday at Houston County. The Lady Trojans won the first meeting of the day 2-1. Houston County won the first 25-20, but the visitor took the second and third, 25-9, 25-16, …

Defense provides offense in Northside win over Valdosta

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Northside HS

Cory Munson got his. Lately, he always does. This time, however, it was Northside’s defense that made the game-grinding-winning difference in the Eagles’ 16-7 win over Valdosta. To begin with – or rather “end” with – was Kameron Tate’s interception in the final seconds. Prior to that, and even more threat ending, was Tubby McCall’s interception. That came with the …

Bainbridge rallies to pull away from Veterans

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Veterans HS

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 …