Bears third at “Smackdown in the Mactown” event

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Wrestling

Houston County High’s wrestling squad grappled their way to a third-place finish at the “Smackdown in the Mactown” tournament held this past weekend in Macon. Mount de Sales and Howard join to host the annual event. Individually for the Bears, Reed Vincent received the Best Individual Wrestler award. He, Head Coach Todd George said, only allowed one total point to …

Houston County High’s Trey Hill commits to Georgia

Don Moncrief Featured, football, Houston County HS

“Jumping up and down.” That was how Trey Hill described the response of Georgia’s coaches upon hearing he had officially committed to becoming a Bulldog. While that may not have been so much literal as what was going on internally – although both are within the realm of possibility – it was certainly a far cry from what Auburn’s coaches …

WRHS sweeps HCHS; Veterans girls, boys beat Lee County

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Softball

Warner Robins High’s girls and boys earned wins Friday. At Houston County, the Demonettes beat the Lady Bears 50-33, while the Demons won, 84-53. Shynia Jackson helped lead the effort for Warner Robins. She finished with 16 points, 11 of those coming in the third quarter. The Demonettes outscored Houston County 16-10 during that span. They also held the advantage …

Warner Robins sweeps Westside; Veterans splits with Houston County

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Warner Robins’ boys kept their unbeaten string intact Tuesday, with an 86-62 win at home over Westside. It’s a different story for the Seminoles, as they fell to 0-3. The Demons led 19-12 after one and 44-28 at the break. The lead was 20, 63-43, after three, with the host outscoring its visitor 23-19 in the fourth. Warner Robins’ girls …

Perry third at Westminster Duals; HoCo’s Reed Vincent third in Rumble

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Perry finished third at the Westminster Duals Saturday. In the openers, the Panthers defeated Marist, 55-22, fell to St. Pius, 49-24, and were edged by the host, 43-42. They then lost to Heritage-Coosa, 45-27, and Adairsville, 33-32. Zeke Taylor and Ethan Barker were two of Perry’s top finishers. Both were 5-0. Also, Brannen Moss, Carleek Woodsen and Jordan Karchella each …