TCC takes two from Veterans; Mary Persons tops Perry

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Veterans High had its first game against Thomas County Central rained out – a monsoon was basically how Head Coach David Coffey described it (and right after they had arrived). The second was scheduled for Thursday. It was still raining. Not literally, but the Lady Warhawks found it just as stormy – both games being played at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural …

Lady Bears win a slugfest; FPD shuts down Veterans

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Twenty-three. That’s how many runs Houston County and West Laurens put on the board between them. And that didn’t count four innings where neither could score. The Lady Bears, on Senior Night, won, 13-10, with all of its scoring coming in the first and third. Nine to start and four to follow. The first was pretty important considering the Lady …

Veterans earns 5th consecutive Area title; Perry wins

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Veterans High, with a win over Harris County and Warner Robins, earned its fifth consecutive Region/Area title Tuesday. The Lady Warhawks beat the Lady Tigers and Demonettes 2-1. They dropped the first set to Harris County 25-18, but won the next two, 25-21 and 25-22. They won the first set against Warner Robins 25-11, dropped the second 25-14, but won …

Bussell throws complete game in VHS win; Demonettes fall

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Dodge County had the hits. Veterans got the win. Such was the storyline Saturday in a 3-1 home win over the Lady Indians. Dodge County had eight hits. The Lady Warhawks finished with five. The first scored one run in the second and made it hold up until the fifth. That’s where the Lady Warhawks scored two and took the …

Veterans holds off late rally to get past Perry

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Among other accolades, Veterans Head Coach David Bruce had this to say of Perry: “They’ve done a great job of competing.” Almost too good a job Friday night. The Warhawks won 21-14 but not before the Panthers scored once in the final minutes and then threatened to score again and send it into overtime or win it with a two-point …