Veterans, Perry split matchups; Lady Eagles take down Upson-Lee

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A reversal of fortunes. That’s been the results between Perry and Veterans in two matchups this season; good news or bad news depends on which side of the fence you’re on. For the Lady Warhawks, that has resulted in two wins. The latest came Tuesday, a 33-28 victory at home. Veterans jumped out to a nice lead in the contest …

WRHS sweeps HCHS; Veterans girls, boys beat Lee County

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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 …

Veterans set to host holiday classic

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“We have a talented and competitive group of teams and we are looking forward to an awesome tournament.” So said Veterans High School girls basketball Head Coach Nicki Miranda of the Shane’s Rib Shack Holiday Classic the school will again play host to Dec. 20-23. Sixteen teams – eight girls and eight boys squads – will make up the field. …

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 …

Warhawks’ Leyton Pinckney signs with Mercer

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In Leyton Pinckney’s own words, baseball has “changed everything about my life. I don’t know what I’d do without it.” The good news is he won’t have to. The Veterans High School student-athlete signed a baseball scholarship for Mercer University Thursday at the high school. “I talked to a lot of schools,” he said. “Everybody in Georgia. But then in …