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 …

Region tourney play – HoCo sweeps NHS; Perry takes 2 of 3 from Mary Persons

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Softball

THURSDAY update: Perry won its third and deciding game 3 over Mary Persons, 12-4. The first inning set the stage for the victory, as the Lady Panthers scored seven runs. The Lady Bulldogs answered with two but were then shut out over the next three. Perry added an insurance run in the fourth and then put an end to the …

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 …