Demons earn Elite 8 spot; Lady Eagles fall

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Warner Robins came within one point of reaching the century mark for the third time this year on the basketball court (coming within a few points three other times) as it beat Eagle’s Landing in the second round of the GHSA Class AAAAA state tournament. The Demons won 99-82 – the contest held at Veterans High to meet GHSA occupancy …

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, …

State basketball field set

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Brackets for the GHSA state basketball tournament – Friday and Saturday – have been set following this past weekend’s region tournament action. First off, for the Class AAAAAA boys, Northside will travel to play Brunswick. The Eagles – a 68-60 loss to Lee County in the consolation round – finished as the No. 4 seed out of Region 2. They …

Harris County sweeps VHS girls, boys; Lady Eagles fall in OT

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Stacie Jones and Tamia Luckey – two rising Veterans high sophomores – scored 20 and 12, respectively, but that alone was not enough to topple Harris County from the ranks of the undefeated – at least in Region 1-AAAAA. The Lady Tigers beat the Lady Warhawks 56-41, Friday at Veterans. Harris County, which also beat the Lady Warhawks 61-38 back …