Defense provides offense in Northside win over Valdosta

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Cory Munson got his. Lately, he always does. This time, however, it was Northside’s defense that made the game-grinding-winning difference in the Eagles’ 16-7 win over Valdosta. To begin with – or rather “end” with – was Kameron Tate’s interception in the final seconds. Prior to that, and even more threat ending, was Tubby McCall’s interception. That came with the …

Region tourney play – HoCo sweeps NHS; Perry takes 2 of 3 from Mary Persons

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THURSDAY update: Perry won its third and deciding game 3 over Mary Persons, 12-4. The first inning set the stage for the victory, as the Lady Panthers scored seven runs. The Lady Bulldogs answered with two but were then shut out over the next three. Perry added an insurance run in the fourth and then put an end to the …

Veterans makes it six-straight county championships

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“It was an exciting night.” So summed Veterans Head Coach Marlene Rogers of the 2017 Houston County Volleyball Championship, adding “as is every county championship.” The last six – including Tuesday’s – have one thing in common: The Lady Warhawks as champions. While Houston County was beating Perry in one semifinal (25-18, 25-9), Veterans was busy getting the edge over …

Veterans sweeps county CC championships

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Veterans High School’s girls and boys each earned first in the 2017 Houston County Cross Country Championships held Tuesday at Huntington Middle School. The defending champ Lady Warhawks finished with 31 points. Perry was second with 55, followed by Houston County with 82, Warner Robins with 89 and Northside with 94. The Warhawks, taking the title back from Perry, had …

Tanner Reid paces Perry at WR, Bleckley Co. invites

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Perry’s Tanner Reid took first in individual honors for the 18th annual Warner Robins Invitation held Tuesday. He did likewise Thursday at the Bleckley County Invitational. Reid finished in 16:02.15 to help the Panthers finish third overall. They had 93 points in that regard, while Richmond Hill finished first of the 17 schools with 48. Veterans was second for the …