Local squads enjoy road wins

Don Moncrief Featured, Veterans HS, Volleyball, Warner Robins HS

It was a busy night of road games for local high school volleyball clubs Tuesday. For Veterans High, it was a trip to Whitewater in Fayetteville. The host took two from the Lady Warhawks, 25-20 and 25-19, but Veterans rebounded to hammer Westlake. Scores were 25-6, 25-12. “Whitewater is a very talented team with many offensive weapons,” Lady Warhawks Head …

Big inning catalyst for WR rout of Perry

Don Moncrief Featured, Perry HS, Softball, Warner Robins HS

The first time they met – not so long ago actually, as it was just this past weekend – it was a battle, 9-8, in favor of Warner Robins, and that took eight innings. Tuesday’s rematch against Perry was anything but. The Demonettes won 14-2 in five innings. “We had a lot of good at bats today,” said Warner Robins …

Lady Warhawks playing some ‘college’ ball

Don Moncrief Featured, Softball, Veterans HS

Veterans High School’s softball team hasn’t even graduated yet, and yet they’re already playing at the college level. Sort of. That is to say the Lady Warhawks each year get to play at “a” college. “Just to let the girls see what it’s like at the next level,” said Head Coach David Coffey. “It’s a big thrill for the coaching …

Bears hold onto top spot; Demons fall

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

There were a couple of changes, according to Georgia High School Football Daily, the AJC and others, to the rankings for Class AAAAAA after the first week of action. One thing that didn’t (change) was that Houston County remained at the top following its 26-14 win over Mary Persons in the 25th running of the Corky Kell Classic. Glynn Academy, …

Local clubs have mixed results

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

Splits-ville. That was mostly the theme of this past weekend’s softball action, as all but Warner Robins had mixed results on the scoreboard. Northside, for example, edged out Whitewater 1-0 in one of its contests, but fell to Thomas County Central 4-1 in another. Both of those were played on the road Saturday in tournament action. Next up for the …