Perry sweeps Peach County; Demonettes still perfect; NHS girls, boys win

Don Moncrief Basketball, Featured, Northside HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Perry’s girls and boys earned a Saturday sweep with wins over Peach County. The Panthers rolled 57-19. They were up 26-8 after one and 42-12 at the half. It was 52-15 heading into the third. Jacori Burks led the scoring effort. He had 14. Jake Smith had 9, whereas 11 in all had at least one point. The win gave …

WR beats HoCo; VHS girls win and Perry sweeps

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

Warner Robins’ girls improved to 7-0 on the year, with a 60-28 win over Houston County. The Lady Bears fell to 2-4. It was actually a lot closer than it sounds early on. In fact, the Demonettes only led 12-10 after one. The Lady Bears even led 15-14 about two minutes into the second quarter. That was short-lived, however, as …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week Le’Terria Mathis

Don Moncrief Athlete of the Week, Basketball, Featured, Warner Robins HS

“You can make 100 mistakes but fix it with one good thing.” That’s Le’Terria Mathis’ take on basketball. So far the Warner Robins High School senior basketball player hasn’t had to worry about that much. She’s averaging just shy of 13 points and seven rebounds per game. She scored 25 points and had 13 rebounds in leading the Demonettes to …

Perry, WR earn wins over W. Laurens and Baldwin

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

Perry and Warner Robins made it a sweep Tuesday on the road. The Lady Panthers and Panthers both beat their West Laurens counterparts, while the Demonettes and Demons – their contests a bit harder – each took down Baldwin. Perry’s girls beat the Lady Raiders 52-24. “Our motto is to allow our defense to be our offense,” said Head Coach …

Veterans girls, boys sweep Houston County

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After back-to-back-to-back losses, the Veterans Lady Warhawks got a shot in the arm Tuesday. They beat Houston County 55-52 at home. The win snapped the Lady Bears’ two-game win streak and dropped them below .500. They are now 2-3, which is also the Lady Warhawks’ record. The game ended a lot closer than it began and progressed. Veterans, thanks to …