Demons, Lady Eagles advance at state

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Seniors Jacolbey Owens and Nelson Phillips each chipped in 21 points to help lead Warner Robins into the second round of the GHSA Class AAAAA state basketball tournament. The Demons beat Ware 96-63. The pair hit the first three baskets – a put-back by Phillips to start and a trey after Owens had driven in for a layup. Champ Dawson, …

Warner Robins, Veterans sweep opponents

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It took a shootout, but Warner Robins’ boys earned their first win of the year Thursday. The Demons edged out Bainbridge, 6-5, at home. The Bearcats jumped out to a 3-1 halftime lead, but Warner Robins tied it in the second half with a pair of goals and then won it with a 3-2 advantage. It improved to 1-2 as …

Bears pulls past Panthers; Rutland beats Northside

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Houston County scored four runs in the top of the seventh to break open what up until that point had been about as a close a contest as you can get. Consequently, the Bears beat Perry at their place, 5-1. Both scored a run in the first. Houston County got its via Cameron Jones’ single, an error that allowed Jacob …

Veterans opens year with win over NS-Columbus

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Veterans got its baseball season under way Tuesday with a 5-4 win at Northside-Columbus. The Warhawks entered the sixth trailing 4-3, but with two outs in the books, Jemalie Simmons – from the ninth spot – singled. Jacob Pierce, who homered to start the game – walked, his third of the game. Jayden Chance (1-4) singled to load the bases …

Several local wrestlers win at state

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Several local high school wrestlers won state titles this past week/weekend at GHSA Traditional Championships held at the Macon Centreplex. Houston County had three qualify at the AAAAAA level. They were Bryan Hernandez, Reed Vincent and D’Monte Harris. Hernandez, a junior, won in the 132-pound weight class. He beat Alan Tran via a fall at the 1:03 mark. Vincent, another …