Warner Robins girls, boys win region titles

Don Moncrief Basketball, Featured, Warner Robins HS

“It starts with him. He’s a monster on the board, plays with a whole lot of energy. We’ve got to keep him in control. We’re not going to stop him, but we’ve got to keep him in control.” That was Warner Robins boy’s basketball Head Coach Jamaal Garman on Veterans High’s Georgia State University signee Josh Linder. Mission accomplished. The …

Warner Robins boys beat Bainbridge for title shot

Don Moncrief Basketball, Featured, Warner Robins HS

Warner Robins’ boys beat Bainbridge 84-71 to secure themselves a berth in the Region 1-AAAAA finals. The Demons led the contest 20-17 after one and 44-37 at the half. The Bearcats did outscore Warner Robins 15-13 in the third quarter, but the Demons returned the favor in the fourth with a 25-19 advantage. Five players for Warner Robins finished in …

Demonettes fend off Lady Warhawks in 2 OT

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

Warner Robins’ girls only had – have – one loss this year, but it sure looked like they would have two. And that the worst of times – the Region 1-AAAAA semifinals. Against a Veterans team that had twice lost to them – handily in both cases – the Demonettes had their hands full. In the end, they were able …

NHS girls win region; LC denies Eagles in OT; Lady Bears take third

Don Moncrief Basketball, Houston County HS, Northside HS

Northside’s girls had to rally, but rally they did, in winning the Region 1-AAAAAA championship Friday at host Coffee County High School. The Lady Eagles did so with a 51-46 win over Valdosta. “I knew we had the potential,” said first-year Head Coach Ashleigh Fox of not just winning the ballgame, but the region. “Just because we have some talented …