HoCo, Jones County set for Corky Kell Classic

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Houston County HS

Jones County spoiled a perfect regular season for Houston County in 2015. So, yeah, there’s a history there. (Note: Over the course of the four times they met while in the same region they were split 2-2.) At any rate, they’ll get to see each other again when the annual Corky Kell Classic kicks off Thursday at Mercer University’s Five …

HoCo splits results with Lowndes, NHS-Col

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Softball

Three Lowndes hitters – Sophie Sumner, Rylin Hedgecock and Madison May – homered to help lead the team to a 7-3 win over Houston County Friday in a doubleheader held at the home of the Lady Bears. Houston County won the nightcap over Northside-Columbus 7-4. Sumner’s homerun came in the first – a two-run shot. That coupled with the double, …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Ryla Christian

Don Moncrief Featured, Softball, Warner Robins HS

Consistency. It just might be the best word to describe Ryla Christian. It is definitely what led to the Warner Robins student-athlete’s selection as the Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week. Case in point. The Demonettes opened the season with a 12-6 win over Northside. Christian was a big part of that. She went 2-2 with two walks, scored three …