Big inning catalyst for WR rout of Perry

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

The first time they met – not so long ago actually, as it was just this past weekend – it was a battle, 9-8, in favor of Warner Robins, and that took eight innings. Tuesday’s rematch against Perry was anything but. The Demonettes won 14-2 in five innings. “We had a lot of good at bats today,” said Warner Robins …

Local clubs have mixed results

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

Splits-ville. That was mostly the theme of this past weekend’s softball action, as all but Warner Robins had mixed results on the scoreboard. Northside, for example, edged out Whitewater 1-0 in one of its contests, but fell to Thomas County Central 4-1 in another. Both of those were played on the road Saturday in tournament action. Next up for the …

Local clubs enjoy busy weekend

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

There were tournaments, and there were three-team “get-togethers”. Such was a busy world of high school softball this past weekend. In particular, the three-team “get-together” applied to Veterans High School. The Lady Warhawks traveled to The University of North Georgia and “got together” with Morgan County and Lowndes. “There was a ton of great things that happened and a ton …

Veterans rallies past MdS; WR sweeps Perry

Don Moncrief Featured, Perry HS, Veterans HS, Volleyball, Warner Robins HS

It ended up being one of those: Not how you start but how you finish. That is Veterans High’s volleyball opener at Mount de Sales in Macon. The Lady Warhawks lost the first game 25-19 but came back to win the next two: 25-15, 25-19. “Mount De Sales is a talented and scrappy team,” said Head Coach Nikki Miranda. “Very …

Perry HOCO get first looks via scrimmage

Greg Elrod Featured, football, Game of the Week, Houston County HS, Perry HS

Perry and Houston County coaches – and players – each got their first look at what 2016 might hold during a scrimmage held Friday in Herb St. John stadium in Perry. For the Bears, it might have been about “tweaking”. Putting in place the last pieces and setting their sights on improving on last year’s region championship and 11-2 record …