Perry downs Northside; WR hammers Howard; VHS edges Dodge County

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

The first time Perry (4-5) and Northside met – back on Aug. 15 – the Lady Eagles won on the last play of the game. Monday, the Lady Panthers didn’t make that an option. Perry won 13-3. Even a six-run inning seventh – such was the case last time – was not an option for Northside (6-6), as the game …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week (football): Daniel Neal

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If Daniel Neal could ask God one question, it would be this: Why would He give him the abilities He did? Now the Northside High student-athlete might be seeking a deeper, more spiritual answer – i.e. what-is-my-purpose-in-life – but if he were just to ask anyone from Eagle nation, the answer would be simple: So you can run. And run. …

Football: 5 things we learned (Vol. 2)

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

Thank you Veterans Offensive Coordinator Steve Ruzic. Thank you for reminding us there is more than football (or baseball or basketball …). To explain: Ruzic was a guest on this past week’s Crunchtime from Sonny’s. The conversation immediately started with football. Ruzic politely balked and said: No, first … He then went on to ask for prayers and support for …

Academy Sports+Outdoors Athlete of the Week: Deja Cheatham

Don Moncrief Featured, Northside HS, Softball, Uncategorized

Deja Cheatham is a people-to-people person. In one sense that’s literal. The Northside High School student-athlete is a People to People Ambassador. As such, she has traveled to France and England. In another sense, it’s psychological because as of late, she’s been driving the opposition crazy. Just ask Howard, Perry, Hawkinsville and Mount de Sales, four teams that fell to …