Baseball doubleheaders could define season for some

Don Moncrief Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Pick your poison. That is: choose your doubleheader. Will it be Harris County at Veterans? How about Lee County at Northside? Prefer the Bears? Then check out Valdosta at Houston County. Or, if the Panthers are your team of passion, they’ll be in action against Mary Persons. That’s the slate for Friday (March 31). All could have a major impact …

Peach County captures Fendley Relays

Don Moncrief Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Track, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Peach County was the overall winner of the 32nd Annual Richard Fendley Relays held Thursday at McConnell-Talbert Stadium. The Trojans finished the “boys only” meet with 94 points. Bleckley County was second with 57, followed by Mary Persons with 62. Bleckley County was third with 57. Fitzgerald was fourth with 52.50 and West Laurens rounded out the top five with …

Veterans sweeps Bainbridge; rest fall

Don Moncrief Baseball, Featured, Houston County HS, Northside HS, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Warner Robins HS

Veterans turned out to be the only county team to bring home a win on the baseball diamond Friday, and in fact the Warhawks got two. They swept Bainbridge at home in a doubleheader, 8-2, 13-8. Derek Wylie helped sparked a seven-run outburst in Game 1. He led off with a double in the fourth. (Veterans was already up 1-0 …

7-run first lifts Eagles over Demons

Don Moncrief Baseball, Featured, Northside HS, Warner Robins HS

Northside did all of its damage in the first inning. It was considerable. The Eagles, at Warner Robins Wednesday for a non-region matchup, sent 16 men to the plate. It garnered seven of its nine hits – five straight singles the catalyst – and scored all seven of its runs. The Demons could only answer with one in the bottom …