WR boys, VHS girls sweep weekend opponents

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

Warner Robins’ girls gained some ground. Warner Robins’ girls lost some ground. Such were their results from the weekend. On Friday they beat Bainbridge 50-43 at home. The Lady Bearcats are a Region 1-AAAAA opponent and beat the Demonettes 53-49 back on Jan. 13. The win was just Warner Robins’ second in the division but helped it put some distance …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Chandler Shepherd

Don Moncrief Basketball, Featured, Veterans HS

So far it’s been the longest two seconds of Chandler Shepherd’s life. That is in terms of memories and “greatest accomplishments” to date and that being to hit a trey with two seconds left on the clock in a Lady Warhawks basketball game. And, it just so happened to be the sixth three-pointer of the contest for her, which in …

Veterans girls, boys fall to Bainbridge; other results

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

If given the choice of the two, Veterans might choose to swap its weekend results. The girls and boys both beat Peach County, a non-region opponent, on Friday at the house of the Trojan girls and boys, but then fell to Region 1-AAAAA Bainbridge on Saturday. The Lady Warhawks, despite 20 points by Staci Jones and 10 by Tamia Luckey, …

Lady Panthers make it 3 straight; other results

Don Moncrief Basketball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS

The Lady Panthers appear to be making their move at the right time. The girls have won three straight. All have been against Region 2-AAAA opponents. The latest came Tuesday, a 61-44 win at home over Upson-Lee. Perry led 15-5 after one and 33-17 at the half. It edged the Lady Knights out in the third, 17-15, to head into …

Lady Warhawks, Demons take two; other results

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

Two wins each. Those were the results for Veterans’ girls and Warner Robins’ boys this past weekend. For the Lady Warhawks, the first came Friday while hosting the Demonettes. Led by a pair of sophomores, Stacie Jones, who had 21, and Tamia Luckey, who had 19, as well as senior Chandler Shepherd, who had 15, Veterans won 67-52. The Lady …