HoCo holds off Veterans for first win

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

It obviously took plenty of skill, and the usual amount of luck. But on this night, what might have made the biggest difference in Houston County’s 27-22 win – its first of the year – over Veterans was overcoming some major late misfortune. That came with about five minutes left in the ballgame and all of the points on the …

Irma knocks out 2; Demonettes shut out Lady Eagles

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

The big winner Thursday in volleyball? Irma. The hurricane – thanks to the threat of traffic conditions – managed to take out two contests: Perry (and Strong Rock) at Luella and Houston County at West Laurens. “Disappointed we didn’t get to go,” said Lady Panthers Head Coach Terri Hunt, “but didn’t want to be stuck in traffic on a bus, …

Rylee Lamb leads HoCo past NHS; VHS one-hit; Perry wins in 8

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

Houston County’s Rylee Lamb didn’t have an answer for Nicole Morales. Everybody else on the Northside squad, however? Hitless. Lamb surrendered two hits in the Lady Bears’ 11-1 win in five innings. Both of them came to Morales, as did that lone RBI. Houston County on the other hand, touched up two Lady Eagle pitchers, Makalie King and Kylie Ussery, …